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Weekly overview 3.-7.8.2020

Weekly overview
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Weekly overview

Kalmar delivers four medium and heavy forklifts to support Yizheng Port Co., Ltd. in meeting safety and environmental requirements

Kalmar Heavy Forklift Truck

Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has received an order for four forklifts from Yizheng Port Co., Ltd., including two Kalmar Essential Forklifts with a lifting capacity of 16 tonnes and two Kalmar Heavy Forklifts with a lifting capacity of 25 tonnes.  Read more >>

BYD signs Translift as forklift dealer


BYD Forklifts (Europe) has signed international Very Narrow Aisle (VNA) forklift specialist Translift Bendi as a dealer for its range of unique Lithium Iron Phosphate battery-powered material handling equipment in the UK. In what will be viewed by the industry as a major coup, the agreement will see Translift responsible for the sale and service of BYD solutions from its state-of-the-art West Midlands facility.  Read more >>

Keeping an eye on everything: a new control tower for Buenos Aires-Ezeiza Airport

The new air traffic control tower at Buenos Aires-Ezeiza Airport reaches a height of 108.40 m and provides a 360° field of vision over the entire airport complex. (Photo: PERI GmbH)

With a total surface area of around 7,000 m², a height of 108.40 m and a 360° field of vision over the airport complex, the new air traffic control tower at Buenos Aires-Ezeiza Airport provides the basis for optimised visual monitoring and control of air traffic. PERI assisted with the complex construction work by providing tailor-made special-purpose formwork, closely coordinated formwork and scaffolding solutions, and much more. Read more >>

Talent in Logistics Puts Forklift Operators to the Test

Talent in Logistics Puts Forklift Operators to the Test

This year, the Talent in Logistics Award for Forklift Operator of the Year will be determined by a series of virtual competition finals in September, specially adapted to keep people socially distanced and safe. Read more >>

Compact but powerful

“Compressed air to go” for any construction site: i.Comp – the durable and powerful variable-speed workshop compressor that’s easy to handle.

Premium quality for trades and workshops: the new i.Comp from Kaeser Kompressoren tirelessly delivers oil-free compressed air wherever it’s needed. Read more >>

The new multifaceted mini crane by Jekko has finally arrived and was officially presented on 30th July with a live streaming event

Jekko SPX650

Jekko has welcomed the latest addition to its range, SPX650, the 5 ton mini crane with a maximum reachable height of 23.5 m (with jib) which embodies many state-of-the-art innovations and promises to become a flagship model of the Treviso-based company. Read more >>

Quick and Compact Asphalt Solution with Bobcat Loaders

Soil&Asphalt Spreader

Girona-based Construcciones Bagudanch Serra has purchased the first new Bobcat soil and asphalt spreader attachment in Spain. Mounted on the company’s Bobcat T650 compact track loader, the new soil and asphalt spreader provides the solution Construcciones Bagudanch Serra has been looking for, as an alternative to laying asphalt by hand. Read more >>

Volvo CE partners with professional futurists and students to present visions of a possible future

Volvo CE

Volvo CE has unveiled a new project that furthers its efforts in “Building Tomorrow.” The company has partnered with professional futurists to gather their forecasts for the industries that Volvo CE’s customers work in, including construction, agriculture, mining and infrastructure. Read more >>

Uniquely efficient: SCHEUERLE Trailer Power Assist saves on four tractor units

The TPA generates a performance of 1,000 hp. Instead of six units, the transport assignment only required two truck tractors and completed the route in half the specified time. Photo source: ITER/Mammoet

With the help of the unique Trailer Power Assist (TPA), an innovative development by Mammoet and SCHEUERLE, the Dutch heavy-load service provider was able to transport a 430-tonne coil using only two tractor units.  Read more >>

TERRIA Moves More

TERRIA stubble cultivator

With the new TERRIA stubble cultivator line in the trailed stubble cultivator sector Pöttinger presents a new solution that will be available from November 2020. With working widths of 4.0 to 6.0 metres and as 3- and 4-row models (TERRIA 4030, 5030, 6030 and TERRIA 4040, 5040, 6040) this machinery offers a wide range of tillage applications. The choice is yours – from shallow stubble cultivation to full-depth tillage. Read more >>

Source: LECTURA Verlag GmbH