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FachPack 2021 Cabka delivers transformation

FachPack 2021: Cabka delivers transformation

At FachPack 2021 in Nuremberg (September 28 – 30, 2021), Cabka will show at booth 7-230 why transformation matters. The market leader for reusable transport packaging solutions made from recycled plastic will present load carriers that have the potential to transform companies and industries for the better. Cabka itself is …

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UK’s first Kobelco semi-automatic excavator has the X-Factor

UK’s first Kobelco semi-automatic excavator has the X-Factor!

Xwatch have recently installed its XW4 height & slew restrictor system to Plantforce Rentals state of the art Kobelco SK210LC, fitted with Leica semi-automatic GPS machine control and an SMP ST22 tilt rotator – a UK first. Plantforce Rentals took delivery of the 22.1 tonne Kobelco machine in the winter …

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The Crosby Group launches ChainSafe

The Crosby Group launches ChainSafe

The Crosby Group announces the launch of the Crosby Straightpoint ChainSafe – for protection of cargo during transport. The ChainSafe, with a 4t capacity, is a smart dynamic solution for measuring the load on lashing, load securement, tie-downs and chain sling legs, and is designed in particular for the transportation …

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Metal Recycling and waste management specialist Ward has opened a new rail connected metal processing site in Barking

Metal recycling specialist opens new rail-connected site in Barking

Derbyshire-based metal recycling and waste management specialist, Ward, has opened a new rail connected, metal processing site in Barking, East London. It will facilitate the movement of bulk material from the south of England to its other facilities across the country for processing and onward export. The site in Barking …

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GDR Sales takes delivery of UK’s first Yanmar SV120

GDR Sales takes delivery of UK’s first Yanmar SV120

GDR Sales has taken delivery of the first SV120 sold in the UK. Retailed through Ben Burgess, Yanmar’s official dealer for Norfolk, Suffolk, Cambridgeshire and Rutland, the new model will be used for riverbank maintenance, flailing and general building applications. One of the most powerful machines in the Yanmar portfolio, …

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Exel Composites explores the properties of thermoplastics and the industries they are advancing

Heat, mold, repeat: The benefits of thermoplastics

You’ve probably come across thermoplastics in packaging, where their superb moldability allows the material to be shaped to fit around any product. However, the design possibilities of thermoplastics allow them to venture beyond packaging and into a variety of other applications. Here Kim Sjӧdahl, Senior Vice President, R&D and Technology, …

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ABB helps make fashion industry more sustainable with innovative technology

ABB helps make fashion industry more sustainable with innovative technology

ABB wins large-scale order for automation, electrification, quality control systems, motors and drives at world’s first commercial-scale textile recycling plant Innovative approach can help save some 90 billion liters of fresh water per year, equivalent to 36,000 Olympic-sized swimming pools Pulp drying techniques applied to clothing to avoid landfill and …

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Jon Stockton appointed Managing Director Whistl Fulfilment

Jon Stockton appointed Managing Director Whistl Fulfilment

Whistl, the UKs leading logistics specialists in e-fulfilment, contact centres, mail and parcels, has promoted Jon Stockton to Managing Director Fulfilment and will join the Whistl Executive Board. Jon joined Whistl earlier this year as a part of a restructure of its fulfilment operations and takes over from Noel Lambert. …

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Jungheinrich UK’s Warrington Warehouse is open for business

Jungheinrich UK’s Warrington Warehouse is open for business

The brand new facility is set to open this month in North West England combining six Jungheinrich sites in the North west to one central location, demonstrating Jungheinrich’s leading role in intralogistics and its commitment to sustainability Jungheinrich UK’s brand new warehouse, based at Mountpark Warrington Omega, will be fully …

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Gateway Academy Competition Winners now join the Engineering team at The Port of Tilbury

Gateway Academy Competition Winners now join the Engineering team at The Port of Tilbury

Two local students who won the opportunity to start a career in engineering following a competition run by The Port of Tilbury and the Gateway Academy, are now ready to take up apprenticeships at the busy port. In 2019 the port teamed up with the Gateway Academy in Tilbury to …

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