Bulk Materials Handling Featured 

Narrow Aisle launch AC Lithium-ion Flexi model 

Narrow Aisle Ltd has announced that models across its top-selling Flexi range of articulated forklift truck-based intralogistics solutions are now available with the option of lithium-ion battery power. Thanks to developments in lithium-ion battery technology, Flexi AC Lithium trucks require zero battery maintenance. And, fast battery charging times ensure that truck uptime is optimised: the Flexi AC Lithium range features heavy-duty batteries... Read More
Featured Screening 

Fortis IBA Ltd select TEMA and Liwell® to upgrade screening technology at its Hampshire IBA Processing facility.

Fortis IBA Ltd has recently invested in a Liwell® Flip Flow Technology Screen for their A303 IBA Processing Facility in Hampshire. The A303 facility currently processes 120,000 tonnes of bottom ash from Energy from Waste Facilities each year, transforming the ash into a sustainable recycled aggregate which is used in construction projects. Fortis IBA Ltd, resourced the project internally, undertaking... Read More
Featured Filling & Emptying 

Dry Flue Gas Scrubbing – made easy!

The Bulk Powder Handing Industry is known to be problematic and therefore requires safe, reliable, durable equipment. At Trantec, our most recent challenge was to design, manufacture and supply a FIBC (Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container) or ‘Big Bag’ Discharger for a new client who use combustion as part of their industrial process. Industrial processing is an important part of economic... Read More
Bulk Materials Handling Featured 

New Powerscreen Premiertrak R400X pulls no punches

The Bristol and Avon Group (B&A Group) have become one of the first major transport and waste management companies to receive the new Powerscreen® Premiertrak R400X which was launched last year. Supplied by Blue Machinery (Southern) the new machine has been hard at work at the company’s new aggregate facility at Hallen near Bristol. B&A Group, is an established, family... Read More
Exhibition Preview Featured 

First UK Showing of Bobcat R-Series Excavators at Hillhead

The Bobcat stand at Hillhead 2018 will show models from the company‘s very latest compact loader, compact excavator, telehandler and attachment ranges, including the first appearance in the UK of the new Bobcat R-Series compact excavators from 2-4 tonne.  Another product being shown for the first time at Hillhead is the new TL30.70 compact telehandler from Bobcat, providing a maximum... Read More
Featured 

The Evolution of Digitalisation from Siemens

Integrated drive systems – there’s more value Digitalisation delivers operational efficiencies and safer working through increased process automation Siemens smart technology unlocks opportunities for mining and quarrying companies Siemens will be showing how digitalisation is evolving to provide better value to the customer, with solutions based around integrated, intelligent drive systems and the use of smart data on its stand... Read More
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Shaping the future theme for BULKEX 2018 in Year of Engineering

The Materials Handling Engineers Association (MHEA) has announced its theme for BULKEX 2018 to support the Year of Engineering.  Shaping the Future has been selected to align with Year of Engineering’s theme of the same name for October, when BULKEX 2018 takes place. The Year of Engineering is a government campaign which celebrates the world and wonder of engineering.   The... Read More
Featured Logistics News 

Mercedes-Benz launches UK limited edition Actros1, the ultimate driver’s truck

Mercedes-Benz Trucks UK has unveiled an exclusive new model which elevates driver appeal to a new level. A maximum of 100 Actros1 tractor units are being built and go on sale in March, loaded with optional technology, comfort features and visual enhancements. The eye-catching newcomer has been designed specifically for owner-drivers. However, the Actros1 name reflects the fact that it... Read More
Bulk Materials Handling Featured News 

Doosan Infracore Holds Meeting for Its European Dealers to ‘Enhance Marketing in Advanced Markets’

- Doosan Infracore’s first grand meeting of dealers since transfer back of heavy business. - Aims to secure growth in advanced markets through strong governance. Doosan Infracore has held a meeting of its European CE dealers in Malaga, Spain, with over 140 participants including the company's top management and executives of its European dealerships. It was the first grand meeting... Read More