Materials handling

Anti-collision systems ensure safe container-terminal operations

07 October, 2014 | Supplied by: SICK Pty Ltd

Container terminals operate on a 24/7 basis, so the demand on availability is extremely high. Collisions involving the boom of ship-to-shore cranes and the ships themselves pose the greatest risk in daily operations.


1″ High-Power Stainless Steel Flat Super Air Nozzle

22 September, 2014 | Supplied by: Compressed Air Australia Pty Ltd

Exair's 1″ High Power Stainless Steel Flat Super Air Nozzle produces a flat 25 mm wide airstream with a blowing force of 462 g when mounted 305 mm from the target.


Mitsubishi Premia PBP16-20N2 power pallet mover series

10 September, 2014 | Supplied by: MLA Holdings Pty Ltd

The Mitsubishi Premia PBP16-20N2 power pallet mover series is designed for safe horizontal movement of pallets, minimising the risk of back injury.


Forklifts help distributor out of a tight spot

10 September, 2014 | Supplied by: Toyota Material Handling Australia Pty Ltd

The manoeuvrability and ease of use of Toyota's battery-electric forklifts are helping a busy Western Australian 4x4 vehicle accessories company grow its business in the state.


Schneider Electric Harmony eXLhoist wireless remote control

13 August, 2014 | Supplied by: Schneider Electric

Schneider Electric has introduced Harmony eXLhoist, a wireless remote control for hoisting applications.


Big River Anti-Slip Plywood product

06 August, 2014 | Supplied by: Big River Group

The Big River Anti-Slip Plywood product features a slip-resistant coating designed to provide protection against injury on both indoor and outdoor workplace platforms, ramps, walkways and floors.


HSRM DG eMap web-based dangerous goods transport compliance system

05 August, 2014 | Supplied by: HSRM Pty Ltd

DG eMap is a web-based, automated dangerous goods transport compliance system.


Tag-Ex tagline extension arm

29 July, 2014 | Supplied by: Rising Fast Pty Ltd

Tag-Ex is a permanently or temporarily attached mechanical arm used to protect riggers, dogman and any other workers when using taglines that are attached to suspended loads.


Vacuum lifters solve OHS problem at paper factory

21 July, 2014 | Supplied by: Schmalz Australia Pty Ltd

The Schmalz vacuum tube lifter JumboFlex 50 ensures faster materials handling while taking the burden from the employees. Forklifts are used to drive pallets loaded with heavy sacks into the halls of the Koehler paper factory in Kehl, Germany. The raw material must be prepared and then moved to the paper machines. Previously, this work was done manually, placing the employees under great physical strain.


Battery Rider RCM R850 NE vacuumised sweeper

21 July, 2014 | Supplied by: Sweepers Australia

The Battery Rider vacuumised sweeper has a 1200 mm sweeper path and 120 L debris hopper.


Hino 300 series light-duty truck with safety features

15 July, 2014 | Supplied by: Hino Australia

Hino 300 Series is a light-duty truck with standard vehicle stability control and a suite of safety equipment.


Actisafe Actiskip Dumpmaster automated bin tipping system

23 June, 2014 | Supplied by: Actisafe

The Actiskip Dumpmaster from Actisafe is an automated system that safely handles and empties standard-sized dumpster bins.


Enerpac SyncHoist hoisting and positioning system

29 April, 2014 | Supplied by: Enerpac

The Enerpac SyncHoist system is a wireless-controlled, precision hydraulic load hoisting and positioning system.


Handling concrete elements of the $72m Riverwalk project in Brisbane

23 April, 2014 | Supplied by: Enerpac

Some of the most advanced high-precision, high-safety hydraulics are being deployed on the new $72 million Brisbane Riverwalk project to lift, shift and position the complex and heavy concrete castings involved.


There's no 'one-size-fits-all' solution for dust suppression

15 April, 2014 | Supplied by: Tecpro Australia

Every dust problem is unique - from the volume of dust to its size, its type, its location and the surrounding environment. It's vital to fully understand all factors, and to get expert guidance in choosing the right solution from the full range of options.


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