The electric lift truck that ‘knows’ what its driver wants

17 September 2014

The idea of intelligent automatic adjustment of performance characteristics has been taken to a whole new level in the new EP25-35N 80V electric counterbalance range from Cat® Lift Trucks. Agility and intelligence Designed to cope with intensive duties and tough conditions, the trucks are highly...

eureka magazine: Expecting the unexpected

22 July 2014

Step into the densely packed interior of a third party logistics provider or, in fact, into almost any warehouse and what do you find? An environment that is under continuous evolution – continuous change. Warehouse managers need to be problem solvers, but planning for change can make an enormous...

eureka magazine: The future of counterbalance lift trucks

22 July 2014

This article focuses on the counterbalance market, but the Cat® Lift Trucks development and production centre in Järvenpää, Finland, is also able to call upon its long experience in the fields of warehouse and AGV technology to enhance a wide range of products. The main drivers of change, according...

eureka magazine: The secret of successful tendering

22 July 2014

When a company reassesses or reviews its materials handling fleet strategy, it takes time to reach the right decision. After all, a fleet is a major financial outlay and it is important to get it right – to have a fleet that sits nicely in the ‘Cinderella zone’ – not too big, not too small, just...

eureka magazine: Lessons from the factory

12 July 2013

When buying any piece of equipment, sensible customers will consider not only whether it works well today but whether it will continue to work well in the future. In other words, they are looking for quality. Mark Nicholson has been speaking to the Directors at Cat® Lift Trucks’ production facility...