eureka magazine: Transport for life

20 Sep 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... Read more

Cat Lift Trucks - reach truck

User-driven design scores another Red Dot Award win for Cat® Lift Trucks

22 Jun 2016

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

Reach Truck Cold Store Cabin Option

User experience guides design of cold store cabin on the Cat® Reach Trucks range

19 May 2016

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

Lift Truck Safety

Safety first! our top tips to keep your staff alert

19 Feb 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... Read more

eureka magazine: Ways to make the loading dock a much safer place

4 Dec 2014

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


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