Materials handling

Rotacaster Rotatruck Lite hand truck

01 April, 2017 | Supplied by: Rotacaster Wheel Pty Limited

The Rotacaster Rotatruck Lite hand truck is suitable for hospitality, retail, parcel delivery, warehousing, office and home use.


Trucking industry urged to ensure safe load distribution

28 March, 2017

To ensure road safety and avoid fines, RFNSW has called on the trucking industry to ensure an even load distribution.


'Zero gravity' arms enhance construction safety

03 March, 2017 | Supplied by: Sigma Ergonomics

Hong Kong-based company Gammon Construction has adopted 'zero gravity arms' to increase safety and decrease its workload.


Ergonomic stress reduced by self-supporting handtruck

03 March, 2017 | Supplied by: Rotacaster Wheel Pty Limited

In its quest to improve the handling of heavy loads involved in moving product cartons, BWS has adopted the self-supporting Rotatruck.


Konecranes lightweight and durable rope guide

10 February, 2017 | Supplied by: Konecranes Australia

The Konecranes lightweight and durable rope guide provides flexibility and safety on small or mid-sized wire rope hoists.


Rotatruck hand truck

08 February, 2017 | Supplied by: Rotacaster Wheel Pty Limited

The Rotatruck hand truck is designed to provide an immediate ergonomic improvement in productivity and safety, without compromise to either.


Why truck driving is one of Australia’s deadliest jobs

07 February, 2017

A Macquarie University report has revealed the major reasons why truck driving is one of Australia's deadliest jobs.


National Bulk Equipment automated material conveying system

07 February, 2017 | Supplied by: Tapec

The National Bulk Equipment automated material conveying system is designed for fully automated handling and processing of highly abrasive, non-free-flowing metal flake material.


Adept Direct Magnetic Cable Hook heavy-duty cable magnetic holder

06 February, 2017 | Supplied by: Adept Direct - Cable Rollers & Lead Stands

The Adept Direct Magnetic Cable Hook heavy-duty cable magnetic holder is a magnetic bracket for hanging hoses, cables, power leads and pneumatic lines — or anything that creates trip hazards on building sites or around workshops.


Rising truck rollovers pose safety threat

12 January, 2017

Over the past three years, industry has reported an increase in the number of truck rollover incidents, prompting Mine Safety to call for better safety management.


HEMCO ModuLab quality control room

16 December, 2016 | Supplied by: HEMCO Corporation

The HEMCO ModuLab quality control room can achieve strict environmental control by incorporating HEPA filtration to regulate air quality ranging from Class 1000 to 100,000.


EXAIR Ion Air Jet

18 November, 2016 | Supplied by: Compressed Air Australia Pty Ltd

The EXAIR Ion Air Jet removes static electricity, contaminants and dust from parts prior to shrink wrapping, packaging, printing, painting or finishing.


Firestone AirPicker and AirGripper pneumatic materials handling system

07 November, 2016 | Supplied by: Air Springs Supply Pty Ltd

The Firestone AirPicker and AirGripper pneumatic materials handling system provides firm but safe and gentle handling of products during manufacturing and processing.


WA freight company upgrades forklifts at its Perth depot

12 October, 2016 | Supplied by: Toyota Material Handling Australia Pty Ltd

A thriving West Australian freight company has re-equipped its Perth depot with seven Toyota forklift trucks.


Seeley International makes OH&S improvements with Toyota forklifts

28 September, 2016 | Supplied by: Toyota Material Handling Australia Pty Ltd

Seeley International, Australia's largest air-conditioning manufacturer, has ordered three-wheel battery-electric Toyota 8FBE counterbalance forklifts to fulfil OH&S and productivity improvements sought by the company.


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