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Thursday June 22, 2017
New vertical drop lifter
Thursday June 22, 2017
Handling Specialty creates custom lifts in multiple styles and capacities. This mast style belt lift was engineered to transfer an automotive chassis from a fixed height conveyor, raising or lowering its elevation, where the chassis continues on its ...
Philadelphia Scientific introduces a small fleet battery room management system
Thursday June 22, 2017
Philadelphia Scientific has introduced iBOS® Basic, a small fleet battery room management system that provides the convenience of an audible mispick alarm to alert forklift operators when the wrong battery has been selected. iBOS® Lite and ...
APEM develops new options for K series rocker switches
Thursday June 22, 2017
APEM’s KR and KL rocker switches feature an up-to-date design with a large selection of colors and markings, extreme robustness and high ratings. KR and KL series new options are: 20 Amp version The KR and KL series are now available with ...
Wednesday June 21, 2017
OnSSI’s new Ocularis v5.4 release sets high standards
Wednesday June 21, 2017
OnSSI announces the release of Ocularis version 5.4, the latest version to the company’s industry leading Video Management Software (VMS) solution. This newest release further expands Ocularis’ ability to provide end users with a comprehensive ...
VPG Transducers introduces extensometer for industrial off-highway vehicle and equipment safety applications
Wednesday June 21, 2017
The VPG Transducers brand of Vishay Precision Group, Inc., global designers and manufacturers of standard and custom force, pressure, torque, load, tension and weight sensors, announced the global market introduction of its Model 182 extensometer, ...
Monday June 19, 2017
Portable dock lifts require no pit
Monday June 19, 2017
Presto ECOA Trans-A-Dock™ surface mount loading dock lifts deliver all of the benefits and advantages of a permanent dock lift without the need for pit mounting. They are ideal for use in leased buildings, or places where permanent installation ...
 ECCO LED lights combine affordability and functionality in work light 
Monday June 19, 2017
ECCO , manufacturer of commercial vehicle warning and safety equipment, has announced a new set of dual- and tri-color directional warning lights. Utilizing the latest LED technology, ECCO has released directional warning lights that can also be programmed ...
Wednesday June 14, 2017
Uni-Dox™ inflatable shelter designed for versatility, durability
Wednesday June 14, 2017
Responding to the needs of facilities whose loading docks service a wide variety of truck and trailer configurations, Rite-Hite has introduced the Uni-Dox™ inflatable shelter . The unique design of the Uni-Dox shelter allows it to rapidly ...
Curtiss-Wright launches contactless thumbwheel roller
Wednesday June 14, 2017
Curtiss-Wright Industrial division has announced the launch of the JC050, a Hall-effect thumbwheel roller that is suitable for integration within joystick hand-grips and other in-cab human-machine interfaces (HMI) in specialty off-highway vehicles. ...
TECSYS partners with Avalon CSC to address growing demand for supply chain management in the digital economy
Wednesday June 14, 2017
TECSYS Inc. ,  a supply chain management software company,  announced its partnership with Avalon CSC (Corporate Solutions Corp.), a Montreal-based systems integration and consulting services firm, to assist TECSYS in addressing the challenges ...
Tuesday June 13, 2017
Metric size steel indexing plungers with removable pin lock-out or non lock-out type offer by J.W. Winco
Tuesday June 13, 2017
J.W. Winco, Inc. announced it now offers GN 817.8 metric size, steel indexing plungers with removable pin lock-out or non lock-out type. The RoHS compliant GN 817.8 indexing plungers are designed so that special versions of the indexing pins can ...
Pelco surveillance cameras in key focus
Tuesday June 13, 2017
Pelco by Schneider Electric 's new ExSite™ enhanced explosion-proof cameras are engineered to survive in the most demanding environments, and Optera panoramic multi-sensor cameras that are integrated with the industry’s leading VMS ...
Wednesday June 7, 2017
Women In Trucking and Dock411 offer app to rate shippers
Wednesday June 7, 2017
Women In Trucking (WIT) Association’s mission includes removing obstacles that might keep women from entering or succeeding in the trucking industry. One of those obstacles often mentioned by drivers is in not knowing how to prepare for a pick ...
Tuesday June 6, 2017
Introduction to industrial barcode reading
Tuesday June 6, 2017
Cognex is introducing the most definitive barcode reader guide to help you get started.  This guide is a must read for anyone starting out in factory automation and logistics, as well as seasoned technicians and facility managers looking to stay ...
Hirschmann provides rated capacity indicator solution for Volvo’s pipelayers
Tuesday June 6, 2017
Volvo has partnered with Hirschmann MCS to install the cSCALE rated capacity indicator on their PL4809E and PL3005E pipelayers.  Hirschmann’s cSCALE solution provides a 7” color graphic display of the pipelayer and monitors the maximum ...
Monday June 5, 2017
Universal completes ESR Series of electronic sign ballasts with series-wired model
Monday June 5, 2017
Universal Lighting Technologies, Inc. will expand its ESR Series of electronic sign ballasts for magnetic replacement with the addition of rapid-start, series-wired ballasts. The ESR Series is a direct replacement option for magnetic ballasts in existing ...
Taylor-Dunn's new G-100 gasoline powered utility vehicle hits the market
Monday June 5, 2017
Taylor-Dunn® is expanding its utility vehicle offerings introducing the new G-100. This UTV is packed with the durability, comfort and safety features needed to get the job done. When it comes to moving people and equipment, Taylor-Dunn is ...
Friday June 2, 2017
Systems, Inc. launches the only trailer-positioned vehicle restraint to automatically release “RIG Wedge” pressure
Friday June 2, 2017
Systems, Inc. , manufacturer of loading dock equipment, has announced the production and release of the TPR UniLockTM Vehicle Restraint for its three brands: Poweramp, McGuire and DLM. The UniLock vehicle restraint is an upgrade from the standard TPR ...
Philadelphia Scientific introduces industry’s most visible electrolyte level indicator and audible alarm
Friday June 2, 2017
Philadelphia Scientific has introduced SmartBlinky Pro™, a battery watering monitor that features the industry’s brightest electrolyte indicator and which also issues an audible alarm to alert personnel that electrolyte levels are low. ...
LEDtronics paddle style retrofit LED lamps offer energy-efficient lighting solution
Friday June 2, 2017
LEDtronics® announces a brand new series of  paddle style retrofit LED lamps. These DLC-listed units can be directly retrofitted into existing area lighting fixtures. With a simple screw-in and ballast bypass, these lamps make switching to ...
Thursday May 25, 2017
Leading material-handling industry trends for 2017-2018
Thursday May 25, 2017
More than simple tools of the trade, forklifts are increasingly the focus of true fleet management by their various industrial and commercial owners. Such maturation of the material-handling industry is among the leading trends that were observed by ...
Tuesday May 23, 2017
OnSSI and S2 Security partner on integrated surveillance and access system management
Tuesday May 23, 2017
A provider of IP surveillance management software, OnSSI is continually evolving the Ocularis platform to deliver higher levels of performance and value. The integration of OnSSI’s Ocularis 5.3 with S2 Security Corporation’s NetBox software ...
J.W. Winco introduces metric size aluminum mounting clamps with swivel ball joint
Tuesday May 23, 2017
J.W. Winco, Inc. , supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 784 Metric Size, Aluminum Mounting Clamps with Swivel Ball Joint. The GN 784 aluminum mounting clamps, which are RoHS compliant, allow precise and ...
New finish for versatile hoist range is environment optimized
Tuesday May 23, 2017
J D Neuhaus (JDN) is implementing a new Hydro Coating on its industry-leading hoist range. The coating not only enhances quality and appearance, but is far more environmentally friendly. JDN takes its corporate and social responsibilities extremely ...
Monday May 22, 2017
New Pipe rack scales from Alliance Scale
Monday May 22, 2017
Custom manufactured portable rack scales for weighing pipe or bar stock up to 12,000 lbs. inside a facility or at a construction site and accumulating the data are available from Alliance Scale, Inc. of Canton, Massachusetts. Alliance Portable Rack ...
New autonomous mobile platform provides modular and flexible solution to optimize smart factory logistics
Monday May 22, 2017
Comau , a global company operating in the industrial automation field, has commercialized an innovative AGV (Automated Guided Vehicle) platform that is flexible enough to be deployed across a wide range of manufacturing and non-manufacturing scenarios. ...
Tuesday May 16, 2017
Latest Skullerz® model is low on cost, but high on quality
Tuesday May 16, 2017
Ergodyne introduced a new single lens model to its Skullerz® sfety glasses line. Sköll provides all the same safety features as the other Norse God-named, high-performance Skullerz® models at an exceptional value. Like all Skullerz® ...
Kinedyne unveils the E-HOOK wall-mounted, freight loading storage solution
Tuesday May 16, 2017
Kinedyne LLC,  designer, manufacturer and distributor of cargo control products for the transportation industry, announced the introduction of THE E-HOOK brand wall-mounted, freight loading storage solution. The unique product holds two patents ...
Monday May 15, 2017
Level loader with turntable can be fed with a hand pallet truck
Monday May 15, 2017
The PalletPal Roll-On™ with turntable from Southworth Products Corp. features a platform that lowers to floor height so that pallets can be placed and removed using a hand pallet truck.  A built-in turntable allows users to effortlessly ...
Wednesday May 10, 2017
New metric size ss mini indexing plungers from J.W. Winco
Wednesday May 10, 2017
J.W. Winco, Inc., supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 822.1 metric size, stainless steel mini indexing plungers lock-out and non lock-out types, with open lock mechanism. The RoHS compliant indexing ...
“Perfect Fit” custom foam for your drone
Wednesday May 10, 2017
Custom foam from Andax Industries is the perfect fit for your drone and any accessories. Ideal for use in Pelican or Hardigg cases. Protect your drone during transport, storage, in the field or any time you need your drone protected and contained ...
RFID Sensor Tags monitor multiple environmental conditions up to 10 meters
Wednesday May 10, 2017
Powercast announced the industry’s first RFID Sensor Tags which can include multiple sensors in a single tag, and provide the industry’s longest read range of 10 meters, or 32 feet. Initial sensors include temperature, humidity ...
Tuesday May 9, 2017
ECCO releases LED worklamps
Tuesday May 9, 2017
ECCO , manufacturer of commercial vehicle warning equipment, has released a new series of LED worklamps. The EW2400 Series includes two new worklamps, available in either flood or spot illumination, in a durable and compact, aluminum heatsink housing. ...
Colson Group adds new 2 series CAD models to caster CAD model library
Tuesday May 9, 2017
Colson Group , a global caster and wheel manufacturer, is expanding its world’s largest computer-aided design (CAD) model library with the addition of three Colson brand product series: the 2-Series LoPro, 2-Series Stainless, and 2-Series Stainless ...
Monday May 8, 2017
Conveyor solutions to move full cases of beer
Monday May 8, 2017
Multi-Conveyor LLC recently provided a series of conveyor systems for the reconfiguration of an existing full case transportation line at a major brewery in the Midwest.  The original system was a mild steel constructed belt driven live roller ...
Thursday May 4, 2017
Introducing user-friendly AquaBlue™ floor cleaner & degreaser
Thursday May 4, 2017
Madison Chemical introduces AquaBlue™, an alkaline detergent for general floor cleaning.  This water based degreasers has excellent penetrating and wetting properties, allowing fast removal of dirt, oil, grease, tire marks, and other soils ...
Unicarriers Americas brings transmission production in-house to improve reliability
Thursday May 4, 2017
UniCarriers Americas Corporation has begun manufacturing transmissions for their internal combustion forklift models in the company’s 120,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility in Marengo, IL. As a result, the engines and transmissions are now ...
MakeGear introduces the ultimate workhorse for professional 3D printing
Thursday May 4, 2017
MakerGear® announced a new generation of desktop 3D printers geared toward industry and education. The MakerGear M3 and M3 Independent dual 3D printers offers advancements that build on MakerGear’s precision machined systems and designs ...
Wednesday May 3, 2017
Haugen Telehandler attachment incorporates Straightpoint load cell
Wednesday May 3, 2017
Forklift and telehandler accessories manufacturer Haugen Attachments is offering the innovative Smart Hook, an attachment that incorporates a 7.2-ton (14,000-lb.) capacity Straightpoint load cell. The 225-lb. Smart Hook can be easily attached to ...
Pioneer revamps its rack ‘n pinion tarping system
Wednesday May 3, 2017
Pioneer® ,  North American automated tarping systems supplier for the waste, recycling and construction industries, has launched an updated version of its flagship tarping system, the Rack ‘n PinionTM.  The tweaks improve durability ...
New extended vertical travel scissor lift table
Wednesday May 3, 2017
Presto ECOA’s Extended Vertical Travel Lifts achieve maximum lifting heights with minimum footprint by utilizing multiple scissor mechanisms. Double, triple and quad scissor configurations are available in capacities from 2,000-6,000 lbs. with ...
Tuesday May 2, 2017
PalletPal® Level Loaders from Southworth provide fast, safe, easy pallet loading
Tuesday May 2, 2017
With a PalletPal® 360 from Southworth  the height of the load adjusts automatically as boxes are added or removed to eliminate bending, reaching, and stretching, making workers more productive and less prone to fatigue and injury.  Mechanical ...
ECCO releases EC4210B-K and EC500B-K camera kits
Tuesday May 2, 2017
ECCO , manufacturer of commercial vehicle warning equipment, has added two new camera kits to its camera system product line. The EC4210B-K combines a LCD high-resolution color mirror with a color license plate camera, which delivers excellent ...
Friday April 28, 2017
J.W. Winco offers metric size plastic push-fit short spring plungers
Friday April 28, 2017
J.W. Winco, Inc. , supplier of standard industrial machine components, announced it now offers GN 614.5 Metric Size, Plastic Push-Fit Short Spring Plungers. The GN 614.5 spring plungers, which are RoHS compliant, are used as detents as well as for ...
Wednesday April 26, 2017
Adrian’s Safety Solutions ensures flue space compliance
Wednesday April 26, 2017
Adrian’s Safety Solutions’ new line of pallet rack safety products ensure warehouse compliance with fire protection standards in the United States. The Rack Safety Strap, designed to mount to the back of the storage rack, prevents large ...
Dematic announces release of Dematic iQ® 2.4
Wednesday April 26, 2017
Dematic , global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain, announces updates to the latest release of its Warehouse Execution System software platform, Dematic iQ 2.4. "This is another important ...
Monday April 24, 2017
Juniper Systems releases the Mesa 2 rugged tablet with Android OS
Monday April 24, 2017
Juniper Systems , provider of ultra-rugged field data collection solutions, recently announced the release of its latest product, the Mesa 2™ Rugged Tablet running Android 5.1. This handheld aims to provide a solution for those seeking a versatility ...
Friday April 21, 2017
Purkeys lights the way to less dropped trailers
Friday April 21, 2017
Purkeys , a company that has engineered many other innovative electrical solutions for the commercial trucking industry, has developed the 5th Wheel Light, a small LED light device that eliminates shadows on the king pin lock-jaw mechanism, a common ...
Thursday April 20, 2017
Cortec® expands capabilities with on-demand box-making machine
Thursday April 20, 2017
Cortec  has taken another step towards vertical integration, cost cutting, and customization with a new on-demand box-making machine at Cortec Coated Products (CCP) in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. CCP manufactures Cortec’s versatile line ...
New head light now available from TVH
Thursday April 20, 2017
TVH in the Americas (TVH), has added a new SYLED1500FH LED head light to their extensive work light inventory. This head light can be used in a variety of applications to fit your needs such as construction machinery, material handling trucks, mining ...


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