Materials Handling


Northampton-based Stertil Stokvis has secured an exclusive three-year contract to supply products from its acclaimed range of loading bay equipment to Royal Mail Group Limited. The company was invited to tender in competition with many suppliers from across Europe and emerged as the preferred supplier.


Plastic Extruders revamp matting guides

Plastic Extruders has totally revamped its range of Matting Guides to meet a demand from specifiers interested in different sectors. The new Guides are split into six types of application: Workplace (Slip Resistant); Workplace (Anti-Fatigue); Barefoot and Wetside; Entrance Flooring Systems; Multi-Purpose Floor Coverings; Specialist Application Matting.

Nederman and Dantherm Filtration combine in the UK

Following last year’s acquisition of Dantherm Filtration by Nederman, the combined business began trading in the UK as Nederman Ltd on 01st April 2011.



Easilift Loading Systems has launched the Advanced Control Centre, an intuitive management system that helps distribution centres and warehouses to efficiently and pro-actively take care of loading bays and vehicle traffic.

Tiger Rack ultra-hygienic shelving systems

Refined polypropylene racking for companies where hygiene really matters

Tiger Rack shelving and storage systems are easy-to-assemble modular racks made from refined polypropylene. This makes the product ideal for food processing, food service and handling environments where hygiene is an important consideration.

Ingersoll Rand Hoists for Nuclear Weapons Case Studies >> 
When your job is to assemble, evaluate, and maintain nuclear weapons for the United States Government, it goes without saying that only equipment that meets exacting standards for design, manufacturing, and assembly is allowed in such a critical application ...

Production In Work Cell Increases With Help Of Easy Arm® Case Studies >> 
A components supplier of commercial lawn mowing equipment installed a new press brake for forming sheet metal into the decks for large mowers. The brake bends the ends of pre-cut sheet metal and forms deck plates that measure 42-72 inches. The metal sheets ...

Achieving Ergonomic Sustainability with the Gorbel PIVOT PRO™ Case Studies >> 
The Opportunity: A large manufacturer of flooring materials makes a considerable effort toward environmentally friendly products, using recycled and biodegradable materials in its products whenever possible. While their process was targeting environmental ...

DEMAG KBK Crane handles large panels in Automotive Plant Case Studies >> 
An automotive manufacturer needed a safe and ergonomic way to handle stamped metal panels. The large size and awkward shape of the panel presented challenges that were fully met by the Demag KBK Enclosed Track Crane System supplied. First, a Lift and ...

Getting It Right With A Work Station Bridge Crane Before Production Starts Case Studies >> 
Regal Granite & Marble owner was aware of the risks associated with handling the heavy, fragile material, and wanted to minimize the risk. Without a crane system it would take numerous people to lift and move the slabs around the facility causing safety ...

Integrated Logistics Solution for Major Manufacturer of Steam Turbines Case Studies >> 
Demag Cranes & Components Corp. has supplied and integrated overhead crane based logistics solution to a leading manufacturer of steam turbines. Specially designed cranes for lifting of heavy turbine assemblies, parts and semi-finished components at ...

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