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British Pride on show as Princess presents JCB

HRH The Princess Royal today honoured JCB’s success in exporting its most famous product by presenting the company with a prestigious Queen’s Award. The accolade, in the International Trade category, marks a significant growth in overseas sales of the backhoe loader – a product for which the company is the …

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Kardex Industriever, the proven solution for maximum density parts handling and retrieval

Robust vertical carousel system gives users the best possible combination of storage density and quick, ergonomic access Inventory access specialist Kardex has updated its popular and effective Industriever range of vertical carousel systems with the very latest integrated inventory management and access software. Capable of operating either as a central …

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Flexible product demands flexible handling

Designing a handling and assembly plant for 3m long washing machine hosing that remains flexible right up the packaging station presents obvious problems. A good deal of ingenuity therefore needed to be employed by the system designer and builder Heller Automation. To provide the necessary operational flexibility needed by this …

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Hi-Lo teams up with designed storage

The combination of Hi-Lo's quality products together with Designed Storage technical expertise and project management skills has provided leading UK rigid packaging manufacturer, Sharp Interpack, with an impressive new warehouse complex for its site in Aylesham, Kent. Two linked warehouses, storing raw and finished goods, have been fitted-out by Designed …

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New keyless door interlock bolsters Salvo range

NEW KEYLESS DOOR INTERLOCK Castell has expanded its drive-away prevention system Salvo with the introduction of Gallant, a keyless door interlock designed specifically for manually-operated warehouse loading bay doors. The interlock will only allow the door to be unlocked and opened once the Salvo permit key has been inserted into …

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Komatsu seals forklift deal

East Yorkshire-based Hodgson Sealants has added a seventh Komatsu forklift truck to its fleet of 10 materials handling machines, operating at its 100,000 sq ft factory in Beverley. Supplied on a five-year contract by local distributor Windsor Komatsu, the battery powered FB18-2R will be in operation 12 hours a day, …

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