When hydraulic cylinders fail on material handling equipment, work often comes to a screeching halt. That type of failure can be catastrophic, even when short-lived, and directly impacts the equipment OEM’s reputation, if not warranty.... Read more about Hydraulic Cylinders: When Failure Isn’t an Option for OEMs
NACCO Materials Handling Group, Inc. (NMHG) has appointed Northland Industrial Truck Company, Inc. (NITCO) as the Hyster® dealer for Connecticut, Maine, New Hampshire, Rhode Island and parts of Vermont and Massachusetts. In addition, NITCO... Read more about NMHG Appoints NITCO as Hyster Dealer for Large Part of New England Territory
In the wake of January 12's tragic earthquake in Haiti, MHEDA is working with the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) and major humanitarian relief agencies to identify the most critical relief needs.
As needs are identified that can... Read more about ALAN Mobilizing To Help Haiti
Lifting Gear Hire Corporation, the nation’s largest single organization devoted exclusively to the rental, sale and service of lifting, winching and material handling equipment will open its 12th facility in Lakeland, Florida on March 1st,... Read more about Lifting Gear Hire Opens 12th Warehouse in Florida
I.D. Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: IDSY), a leading provider of wireless asset management solutions, announced that it has acquired Asset Intelligence, LLC, a business unit of General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), for $15 million in cash, with an... Read more about I.D. Systems Acquires GE Asset Intelligence
The Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) and Volvo Construction Equipment have signed an agreement which makes Volvo the presenting sponsor for AEM's annual Construction Challenge teen competition. The challenge is a creative... Read more about AEM & Volvo Construction Equipment Announce New "Construction Challenge" Sponsorship
ST. LOUIS, MO — Indoff Incorporated added 37 sales professionals and former owners to its Material Handling division in 2009. Indoff hired a total of 90 Sales Partners in 2009 across its four divisions (Material Handling, Office Interiors,... Read more about Indoff hires record number of Material Handling Sales Partners in 2009
NEW CASTLE, DE — Sky-Trax, Inc. is pleased to announce the completion of a growth equity financing transaction with an undisclosed investment group to support the Company’s aggressive growth strategy.
Based in New Castle, Delaware,... Read more about Sky-Trax Receives Growth Equity Financing
GREENVILLE, NC — NACCO Materials Handling Group, Inc. (NMHG) has appointed Alta Equipment Company (Alta) as the Hyster dealer in the Western Michigan and Chicago markets, effective January 1, 2010, with the acquisitions of Mid-State... Read more about NMHG Appoints Alta as Hyster Dealer for Western Michigan, Chicago Markets
MOLINE, IL — The American Rental Association (ARA) recognizes individuals for outstanding service to the Association and the industry each year. Here is the list of those who will receive awards on Feb. 8 during The Rental Show in Orlando,... Read more about ARA will recognize members for their service at The Rental Show
Nissan North America (NNA) today announced its selection of AeroVironment (NASDAQ: AVAV) (AV) to supply electric vehicle home-charging stations and installation services supporting the introduction of the zero-emission, all-electric Nissan LEAF... Read more about Nissan North America Selects AeroVironment To Install Home-Charging Stations For Nissan Leaf
WESTERVILLE, OH — Exel, the North American leader in supply chain management, commenced management and operation today of The Longaberger Company’s customer fulfillment center in Frazeysburg, Ohio. Longaberger is America’s premier maker... Read more about Exel And Longaberger Weave Customer Fulfillment Solution