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Logistic train systems

Published: July 23, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

Linde Material Handling two load train solutions offer customers a modern, flexible and convenient cycle-flow of materials throughout their production facilities.

The Linde Logistic and Factory Train provide customers with a synchronised form of production supply comprising of a compact tow tractor capable of pulling 600kg – 2t, together with one or more load trailers or modules.

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Cesab appoints new UK manager

Published: July 23, 2014 by Peter MacLeod

Cesab Material Handling UK has appointed John McCranor as its new general manager, replacing Terry Stephens, who is retiring after spending four years developing the UK network.
 
Now responsible for growing the Cesab brand in the UK, John brings extensive material handling experience, with previous roles in other companies including regional management, overseeing sales activity, development and training in the North East.

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New tenants for Baillieston DC

Published: July 23, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

Four new tenants are set to move to Baillieston Distribution Centre, Glasgow, following the completion of extensive refurbishment works at the estate.
 
Glasgow-headquartered McLellans Transport Company Limited moves to Units 27 and 28 on a three-year lease, on an annual rent of £37,000 (£3.49 per sq ft), according to letting agent Colliers International.

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Linde makes senior appointment

Published: July 23, 2014 by Peter MacLeod

Linde Material Handling (UK) Ltd has appointed Richard Smart as its new head of business development.

In his new role, Richard will work with the heads of sales, aftersales, used, short-term rental and finance at LMH UK and with the managing directors and senior management of Linde’s national network companies to identify and improve business performance and process efficiency.

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Demag adds DC-ProDC chain hoists to range

Published: July 23, 2014 by Peter MacLeod

Terex Material Handling is now offering an additional model within its Demag DC chain hoist family. The DC-ProDC models feature direct control offering a reliable solution for a wide range of industrial, warehouse and logistics applications.

Direct controlled Demag DC-ProDC chain hoists are also suitable for the refurbishment and upgrade of existing material handling systems, with the chain hoist operated by an existing control system with a line supply.

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New forklift from Hyster

Published: July 22, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

Brute strength from Hyster in a compact electric forklift

The new Hyster E4-5.5XN electric forklift truck series offers the same tough qualities as an IC (Internal Combustion) forklift truck delivering brute strength for intensive work.

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Lorry Control Scheme remains unchanged

Published: July 22, 2014 by Kirsty Adams

London Councils makes right decision on safety requirements but opportunity still missed, says FTA
 
The Freight Transport Association has welcomed the decision of London Councils’ Transport and Environment Committee not to proceed with its proposed amendments to the London Lorry Control Scheme to add requirements for sideguards and class V and VI mirrors.

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SHD Logistics Awards set for 19th March 2015

The SHD Logistics Awards 2015, will take place on Thursday 19th March, at the London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square, to celebrate the very best companies within the intralogistics, materials handling and supply chain sectors.

Fusing contemporary chic with classic luxury, the 5-star London Marriott Hotel Grosvenor Square, originally a stately townhouse, is just seconds from Park Lane and Oxford Street, and will provide a stunning setting for SHD Logistics' second awards event.

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