Lift Trucks

Hyster Forklifts Win Two Product of the Year Awards

January 30, 2023

Hyster Company announces that two of its forklift models have been voted as top products of 2022 by readers of Material Handling Product News and MaterialHandling247.com. The J230-360XD36/48 was voted the year’s top lift truck and accessories product, while the H40-70A was elected the year’s best ergonomics and safety product. Powered by a factory integrated lithium-ion…

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#GLAD2023 Scheduled for 13 July

January 30, 2023

Powered by the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) and supporting organizations, it is now a widely celebrated day where manufacturers, suppliers, and end users are among those sharing material that promotes safe and high quality load lifting. Social media posts, videos, articles, and in-person activity will again be bound together by the hashtag, #GLAD2023. Industry…

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Yale Announces Yale Reliant, an Operator Assist Solution

January 11, 2023

Lift truck operators move and lift heavy loads at great heights. Accidents and safety violations are serious issues. According to the National Safety Council, the cost of work injuries in 2020 was $163 billion, and forklifts were the source of over 7,200 nonfatal injuries involving days away from work. Together with proper, comprehensive training, Yale…

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Yale Announces New Robotic Reach Truck

January 11, 2023

The Yale second-generation robotic reach truck builds on the original, award-winning Yale robotic reach truck that launched at ProMat 2019. This new automated lift truck leverages lessons learned through years of real-world deployments, offering the same high-lifting, deep reach capability and precision at height, bolstered by key enhancements like improved maneuverability and navigation, simpler implementation…

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EnerSys® 24-Hour Quick Ship Program Makes Motive Power Battery Models Available for Immediate Shipment

January 11, 2023

EnerSys®, the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications, is pleased to announce that its 24-Hour Quick Ship Program for its Motive Power portfolio now includes the most popular IRONCLAD Deserthog® flooded battery models. With a 24-hour turnaround in shipment from receipt of purchase order, the EnerSys Quick Ship program will improve the company’s customer…

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ANSI MH29.1:2012: Safety Requirements for Industrial Scissors Lifts

January 4, 2023

“Over 20 years ago, Advance Lifts and a number of other leading manufacturers of industrial scissors lifts formed a group that worked on developing the first version of Safety Requirements for Industrial Scissors Lifts. This became known as the ANSI MH29.1 standard. Advance Lifts has continued to be active in the development of the subsequent…

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Warehouse Myths BUSTED – Lift Truck Operator Assist Systems

January 4, 2023

By: Kevin Paramore, Contributor Lift truck operator assist systems (OAS) are often misunderstood. Just another telemetry tool? A magic wand that makes equipment stronger or able to operate itself? Or a cumbersome tool that gets in the way of productivity? Read on for common OAS myths and the real story of this emerging category of…

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Green Cubes Announces Patent Award for Battery Management System with Dual CAN Messaging

December 22, 2022

Green Cubes, the leader in producing Lithium-ion (Li-ion) power systems that facilitate the transition from lead-acid batteries and Internal Combustion Engine (ICE) power to green Li-ion battery power, announced a patent award for its Battery Management System with dual CAN messaging. Rechargeable Lithium-ion (Li-ion) battery power for industrial motive applications, such as those used in…

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Yale Empowers Operations to Set Their Own Standard with Highly Configurable New Lift Trucks

December 16, 2022

Materials Handling Corporation rolls out the first lift trucks in its new Series N lineup with the introduction of counterbalanced models available in the 4,000-to-7,000-pound capacity range. Built on a scalable platform, not only does the Yale® Series N offer strong productivity, operator ergonomics and a low total cost of ownership, it allows material handling…

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Hyster Introduces First Models in New A Series Lineup

December 12, 2022

Hyster Company releases the first models built on its all-new A Series platform, the award-winning Hyster® H40-70A series. These 4,000-to-7,000-pound capacity lift trucks offer world-class ergonomics, low total cost of ownership and safety features designed to bolster confidence and productivity, including the innovative Dynamic Stability System (DSS). The A Series is a new line of forklift trucks manufactured…

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