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December, 2017

  • 16 December

    Hiab introduces MULTILIFT Futura 18 – the new generation, large skiploader for heavy use

    Hiab introduces MULTILIFT Futura 18 the new generation large skiploader for heavy use

    Hiab, part of Cargotec, introduces the new MULTILIFT Futura 18 skiploader, which meets the requirements of heavy duty skiploader operators in the industry. This latest launch completes Hiab’s MULTILIFT Futura product range that now consists of equipment with 8-, 12- and 18-tonne capacity. The new heavy duty skiploader was introduced …

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  • 16 December

    SiRdar holdings entwine pre-existing loading bays with new Thorworld solution to advance UK site efficiencies

    SiRdar holdings entwine pre existing loading bays with new Thorworld solution to

    Sirdar Holdings, the Wakefield-based yarn brand, has utilised the design and installation services of dock and loading bay manufacturer Thorworld Industries, as it continues to successfully streamline loading at its UK hub. As part of a scheme to improve logistical efficiencies around the West Yorkshire operation, Sirdar has recently defined …

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  • 16 December

    Deadline extended for entering Plastics Recycling Awards Europe

    Deadline Extended for Entering Plastics Recycling Awards Europe

    The deadline for entering the first Plastics Recycling Awards Europe has been extended to 12 January 2018. Open to organisations and individuals across Europe who are involved in the recycling of plastic materials, there are five different award categories: Recycled Plastic Consumer Lifestyle Product of the Year Best Building & …

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  • 16 December

    HAE EHA successful Hire Awards of Excellence set to make a welcome return in 2018

    HAE EHA

    The organiser of the Hire Awards of Excellence, Hire Association Europe Event Hire Association HAE EHA, has announced that nominations for next year’s awards are now open with two brand new categories added to mix for 2018. The awards ceremony will take place at the luxurious Grosvenor House Hotel in …

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  • 16 December

    Chief Exec of Associated British Ports honoured for lifetime achievement

    Chief Exec of Associated British Ports honoured for lifetime achievement

    The Chief Executive of Associated British Ports, James Cooper, has been honoured with a prestigious lifetime achievement award, in recognition of his contribution to the logistics industry. Mr Cooper was presented with the Logistics Lifetime Achievement Award at the Freight Transport Association (FTA) Logistics Awards 2017 on 13 December in …

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  • 15 December

    Prins Forklifts joins Cesab Network

    PRINS Forklifts UK JOINS CESAB NETWORK

    Cesab Material Handling UK has appointed Prins Forklifts UK as its exclusive authorised dealership for Kent, East Sussex and South-East London. Based at Lympne Distribution Park in Hythe, Kent, Prins Forklifts UK provides new and used forklift ranges to the industrial and agricultural sectors. It employs eight people including three …

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  • 13 December

    Empack 2018 welcomes the latest packaging technology

    EMPACK 2018 WELCOMES THE LATEST PACKAGING TECHNOLOGY

    The UK’s leading packaging technology event, Empack, will return to Birmingham’s NEC on the 28th February & 1st March 2018. The two-day event will offer a unique opportunity for decision makers from major brands, converters and retailers to discover the latest technological advances in logistics and transit packaging, packaging machinery, …

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  • 13 December

    Elfab wins Manufacturing Championships Award for SME Innovation

    NORTH EAST MANUFACTURER ELFAB WINS

    Elfab Limited, a leading manufacturer of pressure relief systems, has announced that the company has won the SME Innovators Category for the Manufacturing Champions Awards 2017. The winners of this year’s Awards were revealed on Thursday 7th December in Manchester to an audience of UK manufacturing organisations ranging from global …

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  • 12 December

    Toyota Material Handling launches Semi-Automated Order Picking Trucks

    Toyota Material Handling Launches Semi Automated Order Picking Trucks

    Toyota Material Handling have launched two order picking trucks equipped with the remote drive feature t-mote to help increase productivity in picking processes, improve ergonomics by reducing operators’ fatigue and contribute to a safer work environment. Order picking is a labour-intensive process. Operators of traditional order picker trucks are frequently …

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  • 12 December

    VPS is shortlisted for Fleet Manager of the Year, and Service, Maintenance and Repair Award

    VPS is shortlisted for Fleet Manager of the Year and Service Maintenance and Repair Award

    The property management specialists VPS Group, will know this week if they have continued their record award-winning year, when the winners will be announced in the What Van Awards at The Brewery, London. They have made the final shortlist for both Fleet Manager of the Year, with Steve Mulvaney, their …

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