Logistics & Materials Handling Blog

Hyster’s Cool Truck the Ideal Forklift for the Recycling Industry

Hyster’s Cool Truck the Ideal Forklift for the Recycling Industry

27 March 2020

Recycling plants are unforgiveable working environments for operators and forklifts.

Units need to be able to stand up to the more severe operating conditions of the plant environment.

Hyster has worked closely with industry partners to design and engineer its cool truck variant of its standard industry leading forklifts.

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Construction Industry Forklift Solutions

Construction Industry Forklift Solutions

20 March 2020

All construction sites have requirements for forklifts to assist in load and unload goods as well as transporting them around the site.

This week blogs looks at the types of construction industry forklifts and what tasks they are adept at carrying out.

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Advantages of Hydrogen Forklifts

Advantages of Hydrogen Forklifts

13 March 2020

The rise in popularity of electric forklifts in conjunction with continued environmental concerns surround greenhouse gas emissions and availability of natural resources has led to manufacturers researching and designing a new type of forklift powered by hydrogen fuel cells.

This week’s blog and discusses some of the advantages of hydrogen powered forklifts.

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5 Key Considerations When Choosing a Rental Forklift

5 Key Considerations When Choosing a Rental Forklift

21 February 2020

Before renting a forklift there are a number of key considerations to ensure the most suitable unit for the application is selected.

Five of the most important considerations are detailed in this week’s blog.

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Forklifts for Tight Spaces – What are your Options?

Forklifts for Tight Spaces – What are your Options?

17 February 2020

With warehouse rents in Melbourne increasing by 5.5% in 2019, retailers and owners are looking to maximise the amount of usable warehouse space in their existing facilities.

One way this is occurring is by reconfiguring warehouse setups with narrower aisles and adopting the use of a wide variety of specialist very narrow aisle (VNA) materials handling units.

This week’s blog highlights some of the key narrow aisle materials handling units available from Adaptalift Group.

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Features and Benefits of Forklift Bin Tipper Attachments

Features and Benefits of Forklift Bin Tipper Attachments

7 February 2020

Easy to install and operate forklift bin tipper attachments allow the easy and rapid movement and dumping of product and waste.

This week’s blog looks at the features and benefits of using bin tipper attachments.

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New Lithium Battery Electric Pallet Jack - Benefits

New Lithium Battery Electric Pallet Jack - Benefits

31 January 2020

Manually operated hand pallet jacks/trucks have been a mainstay of materials handling operations for years.

As the size of loads and frequency of movements increase many businesses are looking for more efficient and safer ways for operators to move loaded pallets.

One advancement in the engineering of hand pallet jacks/trucks to improve efficiency and operator safety is battery electric versions.
In this week’s blog we look at the features and advantages of the Liftsmart PT15-3 battery electric pallet jack/truck.

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Bale Clamp Forklift Attachment Benefits

Bale Clamp Forklift Attachment Benefits

24 January 2020

This week’s blog looks at another beneficial forklift attachment bale clamps and how they benefits industries in moving bales of product.

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Benefits of Forklift Rotator Attachments

Benefits of Forklift Rotator Attachments

17 January 2020

This week’s blog provides a brief overview of forklift rotator attachments and their benefits to forklift operations.

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Forklift Safety Precautions for Operating in the Rain

Forklift Safety Precautions for Operating in the Rain

16 December 2019

With increasing occurrences of wild and unpredictable weather resulting in heavy downpours of rain this week’s blog looks at important precautions and considerations to operate a forklift during wet weather.

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