Forkliftaction.com
Forkliftaction.com Can't read this newsletter?
Read online
Issue Issue #521 - 7 Jul 2011.
This is the newsletter copy of Preview
  [Subscribe]  [Forward]
 
 
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8495&usid=&neid=521 http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8497&usid=&neid=521 http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8496&usid=&neid=521 http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8498&usid=&neid=521 http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8499&usid=&neid=521
go to forkliftaction.com
RSS RSS Print Print
News Settings News Settings
 
 
Industry News
Marketplace
Business Directory
Discussion Forums
Spec Checker
Events Calendar
Job Center
Photo Galleries
 
 
Inside Forkliftaction.com Contact the Forkliftaction team
Where do we get our news? Forkliftaction.com News has reporters around the world, but most of our news comes from our readers. Some of it is initiated by suppliers, through media releases and notifications, some of it is the result of our research efforts and market contacts, but many valuable tips come to us either via our Discussion Forum or from direct contacts. And we’re not just talking about factory closures or looming mergers and acquisitions. We also like to hear about end-user successes or challenges, industry innovation or sometimes even the less weighty stuff, like people with enormous model collections. So, if there’s something that you find interesting, chances are that other readers will also benefit from this, and we invite you to let us know by emailing us your tips and suggestions.
 
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8500&usid=&neid=521
Local NewsFROM THE FORKLIFTACTION.COM EDITORIAL TEAM

Grants available for SA work health and safety research Australasia News
Adelaide, South Australia Around $412,000 has been allocated to assist research into work health and safety issues in South Australia. Minister for Industrial Relations Russell Wortley says applications are now open for... [more]
John Holland scores contract worth $800 million Australasia News
Perth, Western Australia Construction giant John Holland has been announced as the managing contractor to deliver the new $1.2 billion children’s hospital in Perth, Western Australia. The value of works to be... [more]
Website to address T&L job crisis Australasia News
Adelaide, South Australia A national occupation website aimed at the transport and logistics sector has been launched by the South Australian Freight Council (SAFC). LINC (Logistics Information and Navigation Centre) website, www.thelinc.com.au,... [more]
Slow infrastructure reform impeding productivity Australasia News
Canberra, ACT Australia’s productivity is slowing because government reforms to infrastructure planning and delivery are frustratingly slow, says chairman of Infrastructure Australia, Rod Eddington. The organisation’s annual report to the Council... [more]
Container trade rises at Port Botany Australasia News
Sydney, New South Wales Container trade through Port Botany increased by 6.1% in May 2011 compared with the same month last year. Sydney Ports chief executive officer Grant Gilfillan reports container volumes of... [more]
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8505&usid=&neid=521
Global NewsFROM THE FORKLIFTACTION.COM EDITORIAL TEAM

Konecranes expands its footprint
SAUDI ARABIA Konecranes has acquired Saudi Arabian crane manufacturer Saudi Cranes & Steel Works Factory Company Ltd. Headquartered in Al Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Cranes has about 100 employees. Its core... [more]
Barloworld offers help with compliance
UNITED KINGDOM Barloworld Handling is offering free advice to UK ports and terminals on the new Tier 4i/Stage IIIB emission regulations that affect equipment like reach stackers, empty container handlers and large... [more]
New subsidiary in Russia
RUSSIA Bolzoni Auramo and Meyer have established a subsidiary in Moscow, Hans H Meyer OOO LLC, to strengthen their positions in the Russian market. Hans H Meyer OOO will offer... [more]
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8501&usid=&neid=521
Grocer orders fuel cells from Plug Power
UNITED STATES Plug Power Inc is working with grocery retailer Kroger Co to install 161 GenDrive fuel cells on new and used materials handling equipment, mostly from Crown Equipment Corp, at a... [more]
Activist targets value of JLG parent
UNITED STATES Activist investor Carl C Icahn wants to talk with the parent firm of JLG access equipment about ways to boost Oshkosh Corp shareholder value. The New York-based billionaire is... [more]
RFID is a health option for Bunzl
UNITED KINGDOM Healthcare specialist Bunzl has replaced its existing fleet of VNA (very narrow aisle) order-pickers with three Jungheinrich EKX 513 Kombis after reviewing operations at its Leicester distribution centre. The... [more]
Rushlift wins JP Corry deal
IRELAND Rushlift Ltd has secured a national contract to supply JP Corry, Northern Ireland’s largest builder’s merchant, with Doosan and Combilift forklifts. An established business in Ireland with a 140-year... [more]
Three rodeo winners wrangle free vacations
UNITED STATES Dot Foods Inc awarded free vacations to winning operator-order selectors Josh Hall, Nick Blayney and Aaron Walker in the food distributor’s forklift rodeo grand nationals. Each of 30 entrants... [more]
Product News
Doosan launches new order picker - Northampton, United Kingdom
Jungheinrich upgrades reach truck model - Hamburg, Germany
Nissan updates reach truck - Amsterdam, Netherlands [more]
Movers & Shakers
KION Group GmbH, Clark Material Handling Company, Ring Power Lift Truck, Canadian Forklift Distributors Ltd, Materials Transportation Company, [more]
Workers win back-pay case
UNITED STATES A US federal appeals court says St George Warehouse Inc owes back pay to former forklift operator Leonard Sides and warehouseman Jesus (Jesse) Tharp from a 1999 union organising case.... [more]
Prisoner uses forklift in attempt to escape
UNITED STATES Convicted murderer Kevin Wayne Newland, 25, drove a forklift in attempting to escape prison while an accomplice with scissors held the sole unarmed guard hostage. Members of the Clallam... [more]
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8506&usid=&neid=521
Publish your brief here
Does Forkliftaction.com fit your marketing plan?
Through Forkliftaction you reach a focused and loyal audience of forklift (fleet) owners, managers, suppliers and manufacturers .
Forkliftaction.com is the biggest web portal for materials handling and a respected independent news service.
Forkliftaction’s advertising solutions are competitive, flexible and effective.
With .
.  +53,000 registered members,
.  a total readership that exceeds 190,000; and
.  over 4,500,000 web pages visited during +300,000 monthly visits,
Forkliftaction.com offers effective advertising solutions that match strategy and budget.  Click here to read our many testimonials.
Contact us for more information.
Discuss Forkliftaction.com News stories in the Discussion Forums! [more]
Company Media ReleasesPublish your article here

RAEDER-VOGEL: The new website is online!
Wouldn't it make life easier if all the information you needed to select the best wheel or castor for your application was just one click away?
RAEDER-VOGEL has launched its completely redesigned, user-friendly website: www.raedervogel.de.
[more]
Doosan - new business starts with a bang!
On July 1st, Doosan confirmed the start of its new business with an official launch ceremony of affiliate company Doosan Industrial Vehicle. The new business will oversee all Doosan’s global forklift activities.
[more]
Forklifts, Cheerleaders, a Race Car and a Bouncy Castle? Certainly Not Your Father’s Forklift Competition.
Competition was as fierce as it was varied at the 14th Annual B.C. Championship Forklift Rally which included obstacle courses, as well as Forklift Bowling, Basketball & Soccer. [more]
Rocla AGV transports one third of Chinese coins
China’s central bank, People’s Bank of China, decided to acquire AGVs to their warehouses. Rocla got the order for comprehensive AGV system from Dematic Shanghai. [more]
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8503&usid=&neid=521
Product Watch Promote your products here

EP Launches new MAXIMIN series electric pallet truck
After extensive research, EP’s engineer can now launch a new electric stacker, ES10-10WA/12-12WA (with AC technology), to the global market. It represents a new trend and suits different needs.
[more]
Kalmar 'F' series: heavy-duty handling for a broad range of industries and applications.
The new Kalmar DCF180-250 models have been developed to meet the high levels of performance and reliability demanded by the global forklift market. At the forefront of the new developments is Cargotec's cutting edge, fully variable hydraulic system. [more]
KEYTROLLER provides a range of wireless options to suit different monitoring capabilities and different budgets
Wireless options are designed for different monitoring capabilities and different budgets.KEYTROLLER offers 3 different types of wireless radios: the LCD 601 device, KEYTROLLER’S keypad 105 model and the inexpensive CYBERTOOTH Bluetooth “matched” radio pair. [more]
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8502&usid=&neid=521
media releases
Media Releases
RAEDER-VOGEL: The new website is online! 
Doosan - new business starts with a bang! 
Forklifts, Cheerleaders, a Race Car and a Bouncy Castle? Certainly Not Your Father’s Forklift Competition. 
Rocla AGV transports one third of Chinese coins 
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8523&usid=&neid=521
Product Watch
Product Watch
EP Launches new MAXIMIN series electric pallet truck 
Kalmar 'F' series: heavy-duty handling for a broad range of industries and applications. 
KEYTROLLER provides a range of wireless options to suit different monitoring capabilities and different budgets 
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8524&usid=&neid=521
Tip Off Forkliftaction.com
Do you know something our readers should know?
Post your news with this form or post your news anonymously.
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8504&usid=&neid=521
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8525&usid=&neid=521
 
 
For Sale Near You
Nissan PJO2A25U [more]
Mitsubishi FG18ZN [more]
BT RRN3-15 [more]
Mitsubishi FG18TZ [more]
Yale GP20RE [more]
Mitsubishi FG30T [more]
Clark 350D [more]
Hyster H112.00XL12EC 1996 [more]
Hyster H3.00XMX [more]
Combilift C4000 [more]
Komatsu FD25 [more]
Mitsubishi FG30N [more]
Raymond 112TMFRE60L1120136111 [more]
Linde H80D [more]
Crown 35RRTT270-8612R [more]
[FORKLIFTACTION MARKETPLACE]
Featured Businesses
Suzhou Pioneer Material Handling Equipment & Technology Co., Ltd.
suzhou, China  [more]
K.N Trading Co., Ltd.
215-0011 Kanagawa, Japan  [more]
Integrated Visual Data Technology Inc
Oakville, Ontario - Canada  [more]
Narrow Aisle, Inc.
Dallas, Texas - United States  [more]
MSI-Forks
Doncaster, Yorkshire - United Kingdom  [more]
IVT International
Surrey, Surrey - United Kingdom  [more]
General Equipment Sales and Rentals
Braeside, Melbourne, Victoria - Australia  [more]
Chadwick Forklifts Pty Ltd
Moorabbin, Melbourne, Victoria - Australia  [more]
[FORKLIFTACTION BUSINESS DIRECTORY]
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8515&usid=&neid=521 http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8516&usid=&neid=521
http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8517&usid=&neid=521 http://www.forkliftaction.com/lynad/news_adclick.asp?assid=8518&usid=&neid=521
In The Discussion Forums
"Service, Sales, Parts departments will always feud with oneanother. It is always easy to blame a problem on another department. Durring slow economic times when customers will tend to throw money at junk trucks instead of purchasing new or newer trucks, it should be a joint effort between the service and sales department to help the customer.".
oldmanforklift, United States
"I recently visited a customer location in Florida. This customer had 10-12 Toyota 15,000 lb. Cushion tire lift trucks. I was shocked at what I saw. The trucks were equipped with (2 ea.) LP Tanks mounted ON TOP of the Overhead Guard with a fill hose mounted on the overhead guard leg behind the operator's seat.".
EasyM, United States
"Help please. Can anyone tell me what errors A14 and A16 mean on a Boss Le16-50 with Bosch controller.".
rumenbo, Bulgaria
[FORKLIFTACTION FORUMS]
Job Vacancies
1. Territory Sales - Full time
United States, Los Angeles[more]
2. Sales Rep - Contract / temp
United States, Mountainside[more]
3. Electric/Battery Operated Technician - Full time
United Arab Emirates, Sharjah[more]
4. Field Based Service Engineer - Full time
United Kingdom, Broxburn/Livingston Scotland[more]
5. Forklift Service Tech - Full time
United States, Edison[more]
6. Director of Procurement & After-Market Support, Big Lift LLC - Full time
United States, Chicago / Lombard IL.[more]
7. Road Service Technician - Full time
United States, Stone Mountain[more]
[FORKLIFTACTION JOBS]
Resumes
1. Service Manager/Engineer - Full time
United States, Europe, North America,Midle East, Asia[more]
2. Electronic Service Technician - Full time
Australia, any[more]
3. Sales/Management - Full time
United States, North America[more]
[FORKLIFTACTION RESUMES]
Editorial Calendar
December
Spare Parts
January
Industry Overview 2010
February
North American Materials Handling Industry
March
Forklift Technology Trends
April
Accessories and Cabin Options
May
Forklift Rental and Financing
June
AGV: Automatic Forklifts
July
Chinese Manufactured Forklifts
August
Fleet and Asset Management
September
The Forklift Industry in Scandinavia
October
Fuel Cells and Hybrid Technology
November
Forklift Refurbishing / Reconditioning
December
Rough Terrain Forklifts
[FORKLIFTACTION EDITORIAL CALENDAR]
 
 
NEWS ARCHIVE  |  PAST NEWSLETTERS
Should you no longer wish to receive news from Forkliftaction.com, please click here to cancel your subscription.
©2010 Forkliftaction.com - All rights reserved
PO Box 1439, Milton QLD 4064, Australia - info@forkliftaction.com