Materials Handling News

New 700-page Technical Pocket Guide from Schaeffler

New 700-page Technical Pocket Guide from Schaeffler

Precision bearing manufacturer Schaeffler has published a new 700-page Technical Pocket Guide for the UK market. The publication is free-of-charge and is available in either printed hard copy...

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Ultra heavy duty bulk bag filling system

Ultra heavy duty bulk bag filling system

A new Ultra-Heavy-Duty Bulk Bag Filling System palletises and fills bulk bags with filter cake, aggregates, metal powders, abrasive minerals, dry chemical additives and other difficult-to-handle...

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TSL Contractors Ltd adds a thirty tonne Volvo to its excavator fleet

TSL Contractors Ltd adds a thirty tonne Volvo to its excavator fleet

TSL Contractors Ltd based at Craignure on the Isle of Mull has opted for a thirty tonne EC300D Volvo excavator to spearhead several prestigious hydro-electric projects on the island. The EC300D...

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Spiroflow takes new angle with equipment to tackle dust

Spiroflow takes new angle with equipment to tackle dust

Minimising dust contamination when filling and shifting millions of tonnes of powdered ingredients through a factory is challenging for manufacturers, but there is innovative new equipment now...

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3D machine control Xsite® PRO enhances work safety and brings savings

3D machine control Xsite® PRO enhances work safety and brings savings

The MOBA Xsite® Pro excavator control system demonstrated its effectiveness near the airport in Pirkkala, FinlandWhen Jani Saarinen, of JASA Yhtiöt Oy, and Pirkkala municipality’s...

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Eurodeck weighbridges play vital role in biomass transportation at King George Dock in Hull

Eurodeck weighbridges play vital role in biomass transportation at King George Dock in Hull

Three surface mount Eurodeck weighbridges installed by Weightron Bilanciai are playing a small yet crucial role in the transportation of biomass to Drax Power Station in North Yorkshire*. The...

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New £11 million fleet purchase is milestone event for hirer

New £11 million fleet purchase is milestone event for hirer

A UK company’s £11 million investment in more than 200 new JCB T4i telescopic handlers has proved to be a huge milestone. Haydock-based Plant Hire UK (PHUK) bought its first JCB Loadall...

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New CASE SiteWatch™ iPad App Optimizes Access to Equipment Data for Monitoring in the Field and Away from the Office

New CASE SiteWatch™ iPad App Optimizes Access to Equipment Data for Monitoring in the Field and Away from the Office

New app gives business owners and fleet managers deployment, maintenance and security information delivered to their iPad; helps contractors make educated business decisions based on information...

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Tsubaki's new conveyor chain range offers prolonged life in Waste Treatment Facilities

Tsubaki's new conveyor chain range offers prolonged life in Waste Treatment Facilities

Waste Treatment Facilities are becoming more common as public opinion continues to grow in favour of environmental issues and landfill is seen as unacceptable. The facilities, which incinerate...

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£30 million JCB golf course gets green light

£30 million JCB golf course gets green light

Plans for a new £30 million golf course to help JCB boost sales and build global awareness of its brand were today given a unanimous go-ahead by planners. The proposals are for a spectacular...

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Innovation at the construction yard with the MB crusher bucket

Innovation at the construction yard with the MB crusher bucket

It has been 10 years since MB, the Vicenza-based company world leader in its sector, made available to the earth movement world a piece of equipment with unquestionable qualities: the crusher...

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New Programmable Motion Control with Two Signal Set Points

New Programmable Motion Control with Two Signal Set Points

The new Model MSD-800 series motion sensing controls offer affordable and reliable protection of indoor and outdoor rotating equipment such as screw conveyors, belt conveyor pulleys, rotary feeders...

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New Holland Construction skid steer loaders and compact track loaders take productivity to the next level with Tier 4 Final engine technology

New Holland Construction skid steer loaders and compact track loaders take productivity to the next level with Tier 4 Final engine technology

New Holland Construction’s 200 Series will now benefit from three Tier 4 Final compliant models, including the new L216 skid steer loader, and a full offering of fuel-efficient Tier 4 Interim...

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Miller Mate provides peace of mind for Borders project

Miller Mate provides peace of mind for Borders project

Miller UK launched Miller Mate at Plantworx 2013, introducing the first of its kind in on site safety. With significant sales during the show and in the 13 months since, this innovative technology...

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Two New Doosan Stage IIIB Portable Air Compressors

Two New Doosan Stage IIIB Portable Air Compressors

Doosan Portable Power has launched the new Stage IIIB compliant 7/125-10/110 and 14/90 portable air compressors, replacing the previous Stage IIIA 7/120, 9/110, 10/105 and 14/85 models. Combining...

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