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Hiab R&D investment in Hudiksvall, Sweden completed

Hiab R&D investment in Hudiksvall, Sweden completed

Hiab, part of Cargotec, has completed its R&D investment in Hudiksvall, Sweden. The new state of the art laboratory is part of an investment of EUR 2 million originating from 2014. The investment was aimed to increase Hiab’s abilities to test, validate and verify materials, components and products. “Our laboratory …

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Wincanton hits HR Hat-Trick

Wincanton hits HR Hat-Trick

Wincanton the largest British logistics business, has been honored with three prestigious wins at the recent HR Excellence Awards. The judging panel of HR directors from a number of prominent UK businesses, charities and government bodies crowned Wincanton winners in the ‘Best Talent Management Strategy’ and ‘Health and Wellbeing Award’ …

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Honeywell introduce new Vertigo Check & Go gloves

Honeywell introduce new Vertigo Check & Go gloves

Honeywell has announced today a new range of extremely strong yet lightweight cut resistant gloves for workers in the automotive, maintenance, logistics, utilities and the paper and glass recycling industry. Its new Vertigo Check & Go gloves combine high-performance-polythene (HPPE) fibre with a highly visible numbers system to deliver best …

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Cartwright kicks off apprentice recruitment drive for 2016

Cartwright kicks off apprentice recruitment drive for 2016

Leading body and trailer manufacturer Cartwright has launched its latest recruitment drive for up to 25 new apprentices to support the company’s continued expansion. The apprenticeships are targeted at 16 – 19 year olds who are being invited to apply and join the existing team of apprentices already on site. …

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Food packaging supply chain announces major Summit in September

Food packaging supply chain announces major Summit in September

Following the success of the inaugural UK Food Packaging Summit in 2013, the British Coatings Federation, representing printing inks manufacturers, has joined forces with BPIF Cartons and the Stationers’ Company to bring an exciting programme together which will encompass all stages in the supply chain. Presenters at the Summit will …

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Finlay Group and KKB Group celebrates 50th deal at Hillhead

Finlay Group and KKB Group celebrates 50th deal at Hillhead

Finlay Group is continuing a show of strength at Hillhead – with long-term partner KKB Group taking delivery of its 50th machine on the second day of the event. Colin Basi, Chairman of KKB Group made the journey north to Buxton to take delivery of the new Terex Finlay 883+. …

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Hyster Cool Truck for demanding waste and recycling industries

Hyster Cool Truck for demanding waste and recycling industries

To help tough recycling and waste applications maintain efficiency Hyster Cool Truck offers a forklift truck specifically designed to prevent the common problem of engines overheating due to dust, dirt and debris. Known as the “Cool Truck”, this special forklift is based on the Hyster H4.0-5.5FT range and is packed …

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Logistics firm SLi proves pigs can fly

Logistics firm SLi proves pigs can fly

Colchester-based logistics firm SLi is managing the logistics of Suffolk’s largest ever mass-participation public art trail when 40 pig sculptures make their appearance in Ipswich and beyond. The interactive sculpture trail, called Pigs Gone Wild, is a joint art event created by Elizabeth Hospice and Wild in Art, and will …

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Stertil Koni Wireless Mobile Column Lifts a 10 year success story

Stertil Koni Wireless Mobile Column Lifts a 10 year success story

Since introducing its innovative and groundbreaking range of wireless mobile column lifts in 2006, Stertil Koni has transformed the servicing and maintenance of commercial and public service vehicles. Stertil Koni was the first UK vehicle manufacturer to offer mobile lift columns that were fully operational without the need for 3-phase …

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