White Papers

BEST APPLICATIONS TO AUTOMATE IN MANUFACTURING

BEST APPLICATIONS TO AUTOMATE IN MANUFACTURING

This infographic provides a view of what manufacturing tasks are best suited for automation with robotic lift trucks, including what models and capabilities match up best with common movements.

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HYDROGEN FUEL CELLS POWERS ROUND-THE-CLOCK MANUFACTURING PRODUCTIVITY

HYDROGEN FUEL CELLS POWERS ROUND-THE-CLOCK MANUFACTURING PRODUCTIVITY

From automotive and aerospace to textiles, filtration systems and more, manufacturing depends on maximizing efficiency at every level to succeed in a competitive global marketplace.

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your just-in-time operation is efficient, but is it resilient?

your just-in-time operation is efficient, but is it resilient?

This white paper examines how industrial trucks can support lean, just-in-time strategies, helping manufacturers manage supply chains for maximum efficiency and resiliency.

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UPTIME: 5 STEPS TO KEEP CONTAINER HANDLING MOVING

UPTIME: 5 STEPS TO KEEP CONTAINER HANDLING MOVING

Do you have a plan if container handling equipment suddenly fails? Have you taken steps to make sure your operation is not caught unprepared? Are you taking steps to reduce the risk of failure to begin with?

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FAST-TRACKING INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS TO MEET METALS AND STEEL INDUSTRY CHALLENGES

FAST-TRACKING INNOVATIVE SOLUTIONS TO MEET METALS AND STEEL INDUSTRY CHALLENGES

The metals industry plays a fundamental role in the growth and development of major industries and the greater global economy. Accounting for more than 90% of metals production, steel and aluminum are the backbone of industrial value creation.

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DELIVERING CLEAN POWER AND PERFORMANCE TO PORTS

DELIVERING CLEAN POWER AND PERFORMANCE TO PORTS

California’s climate commitment to deriving 50% of the state’s electricity from renewable resources by 2030 is impacting ports along the West Coast. It’s a bold move, but it’s achievable if technology and the infrastructure to support and charge it come together.

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SENSOR-DRIVEN SOCIAL DISTANCING

SENSOR-DRIVEN SOCIAL DISTANCING

From the shop floor to the break room, assembling large in-person workforces demands adjusting processes and infrastructure in order to facilitate social distancing compliance.

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MOBILE ROBOTICS AND SAFETY: BUILDING A BETTER WORK ENVIRONMENT

MOBILE ROBOTICS AND SAFETY: BUILDING A BETTER WORK ENVIRONMENT

Robotics are past the awareness stage. From horizontal transportation to storing and retrieving pallet loads at height, increasingly capable robotic solutions are becoming regular fixtures at manufacturing and automation events, and in trade and business publications across the globe.

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BACK TO BUSINESS: FORKLIFT TRUCK SAFETY IN THE ERA OF COVID-19

BACK TO BUSINESS: FORKLIFT TRUCK SAFETY IN THE ERA OF COVID-19

In a matter of weeks, the world changed. Sports leagues came to an abrupt halt, schools closed and businesses shutdown across the country. The outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic and efforts to flatten the curve and combat the spread left only select, essential businesses open to provide critical supplies and services.

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IMPROVING STEEL DISTRIBUTION EFFICIENCY

IMPROVING STEEL DISTRIBUTION EFFICIENCY

The steel industry is evolving, with mills serving demand for product in a variety of shapes and sizes, often making investments to adjust production lines for greater depth and diameter. But production is only part of the equation - the material handling equipment, processes and labor used to move steel products to storage and out for distribution can be a source of costly inefficiency or competitive advantage.

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SAFETY INNOVATIONS FOR CONSTANTLY EVOLVING OPERATIONS

SAFETY INNOVATIONS FOR CONSTANTLY EVOLVING OPERATIONS

Operations managers must carefully evaluate the technologies available to determine which are most suitable for their operations, lift trucks and employees. After all, safety is a true team effort.

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ADOPTING HYDROGEN FUEL CELL-POWERED LIFT TRUCKS MAKES FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL SENSE

ADOPTING HYDROGEN FUEL CELL-POWERED LIFT TRUCKS MAKES FINANCIAL AND OPERATIONAL SENSE

What if your materials handling operation could achieve higher operational productivity, eliminate cumbersome battery charging infrastructure and deliver consistently high performance? It may be possible with lift trucks powered by hydrogen fuel cells.

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CUT TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP BY MONITORING OPERATIONAL DATA

CUT TOTAL COST OF OWNERSHIP BY MONITORING OPERATIONAL DATA

Plant operations are complicated, requiring a nearly limitless number of moving parts to work together seamlessly. Especially in large fleets, fleet managers don’t have the ability to oversee operational details for individual trucks.

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HYDROGEN FUEL CELLS – DISPELLING COMMON MYTHS

HYDROGEN FUEL CELLS – DISPELLING COMMON MYTHS

Today’s telematics and fleet management tools allow lift truck owners to accurately monitor and measure truck data to make operational decisions that improve maintenance, reduce energy cost and maximize operator productivity—all resulting in a lower total cost of ownership.

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7 FACTORS TO CONSIDER WHEN CHOOSING YOUR IDEAL POWER SOURCE

7 FACTORS TO CONSIDER WHEN CHOOSING YOUR IDEAL POWER SOURCE

Forklifts have more power source options today than ever. With so many choices available, it’s a perfect time to reconsider if you’re using the right ones.

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RETHINK YOUR LIFT TRUCK POWER

RETHINK YOUR LIFT TRUCK POWER

Although they’re not often top of mind, forklift power sources affect your operations every day because the lift trucks they power are responsible for delivering parts and materials throughout your facility and moving final products out. These are bookend functions that keep your operation moving.

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