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... Read more
The involvement of customers in its design process has been crucial to the success of the NR-N2 reach truck in this year’s Red Dot Awards, according to Cat® Lift Trucks.
Shaped by user experience
Around 20 companies in Europe were visited by the Cat® Lift Trucks R&D team as part... Read more
Having already placed operator needs at the centre of its NR-N2 reach truck design, the continuing focus on user experience at Cat® Lift Trucks has now produced an all-new optional cold store cabin.A different look
Its designers say the new cabin looks, feels and works differently to any... Read more
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... Read more
In the world of materials handling and logistics, loading docks are often considered the most dangerous of places. Investment in technological solutions can reduce the risks but a firm understanding – and regular reminding – of the hazards and essential safety measures is needed too.
Mark... Read more