eureka magazine: Agents of destruction

3 April 2017

By Mark Nicholson We all know that poor handling by a powerful forklift truck can destroy the value of an entire pallet load of goods. As Mark Nicholson warns in the following article, a single mouse dropping has the power to do the same thing. Whether it’s a dropping, a feather, a piece of nest...

eureka magazine: Technology - Automating the warehouse

20 September 2016

Warehouses see automated guided vehicle (AGV) population explosion Automation is becoming as familiar in the warehouse as it already is in manufacturing and processing. A growing part of materials handling is going beyond conveyor systems into the territory of automated vehicles. Ruari McCallion...

eureka magazine: Is your organisation safe?

20 September 2016

For the best advice on materials handling safety, ask a professional Are you putting your employees and your business in danger without even knowing it? To help in understanding the key processes a company should go through to make itself resilient and protect its staff, Mark Nicholson talks to an...

eureka magazine: Transport for life

20 September 2016

Materials handling and logistics companies support progress in the developing world Materials handling, logistics and transport have the power to make life better, but not all areas of the world benefit equally. Mark Nicholson finds out how Transaid is working to close the gap – and what eureka...

Safety first! our top tips to keep your staff alert

19 February 2016

No matter how successful a company is in operating forklift trucks, safety should be always a priority. The journey toward improving safety should start with a thorough risk assessment of the company and its operations. Protecting the pedestrian staff and forklift truck operators with the latest...