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Fan trays help keep North Sea oil platform safe

Fan trays help keep North Sea oil platform safe
Fire and gas detection systems are vital to give advanced warning of life safety and facility protection threats in hazardous areas. Oil rigs in the North Sea are located in some of the most inhospitable environmental conditions to be found, adding to the issues faced by operators in ensuring 24/7/365 operation. Verotec has recently supplied a large number of custom 19” fan trays  to Traycar Systems, who will be retrofitting them to legacy Ferranti control cabinets that date back to 1983 when the rig was first commissioned.
25th July 2019

Top lift container handlers increase productivity

Top lift container handlers increase productivity
A new top lift Laden Container Handler has been launched by Hyster Europe, which is expected to increase productivity in busy ports and terminals, in line with increasing demands. The new Hyster Laden Container Handler stacks up to 6-high and makes first row handling faster in container block stacking applications and when shuttling containers.
29th May 2019

Extremely mobile energy chains in XXL process crane

Extremely mobile energy chains in XXL process crane
It has been announced that Kranbau Köthen has built a crane with a lifting capacity of 500 tons and a special design whereby the weight distribution in two axes can be finely balanced using a special shaft end support. Here, signal and energy transmission take place via energy chains and cables from igus.
29th May 2019


Fast tracking loading bay fit-outs

Fast tracking loading bay fit-outs
It has been announced that sara LBS has supplied all the loading bay equipment for the new £6m Dalcross Distribution Centre at Inverness Airport Business Park (IABP). The centre is part of a sustained process of expansion and renewal for the Co-op’s convenience retail network throughout Northern Scotland.
10th May 2019

Increase in containerised cargo at the Port of Savannah

Increase in containerised cargo at the Port of Savannah
The Port of Savannah handled more total containerised cargo and more intermodal rail volume, with greater connectivity and velocity, than any March on record, the Georgia Ports Authority have reported. While the port handled more than 410,000 twenty-foot equivalent container units last month, an increase of 15.5%, rail volumes spiked by 26% for a total of 82,135 TEUs. 
17th April 2019

Taking crane braking to new heights

Taking crane braking to new heights
A crane may not use its brakes often, but when the need arises, they must be able to operate with the complete reliability. It’s a quality that Stromag, a brand of Altra Industrial Motion, designs into its turnkey crane braking packages. As a result, Stromag braking systems are the solution of choice for several crane OEMs around the world.
15th April 2019

Electric reachstacker developed for Port of Valencia

Electric reachstacker developed for Port of Valencia
A zero-emission reachstacker featuring a hydrogen fuel cell is being developed by Hyster Europe for the Port of Valencia, as part of the European Horizon 2020 programme and H2Ports project. The port will be the first in Europe to incorporate hydrogen energy in its operations.
10th April 2019

Pioneering University uses Street Crane for heavy lifting

Pioneering University uses Street Crane for heavy lifting
The new £24 million Advanced Manufacturing Building at the University of Nottingham has been equipped with overhead lifting equipment from Street Crane, the UK's largest overhead crane manufacturer. The overhead crane, designed, manufactured and installed by Street Crane, is actively being used to lift and re-position heavyweight research equipment and apparatus, being developed and tested at the new 9,000sq. metre building.
9th April 2019

Biggest glycerin tank in Denmark made from stainless steel

Biggest glycerin tank in Denmark made from stainless steel
  The biogas plant in Hammel near Aarhus can now consider its latest tank as the biggest glycerin tank in Denmark. It contains 4.500m³ glycerin in a fully insulated digester made from long-lasting stainless steel. 
8th April 2019

In-vehicle tablet and dock solution improves workforce automation

In-vehicle tablet and dock solution improves workforce automation
Captec, designer and manufacturer of computing equipment, has launched a new fully rugged in-vehicle solution comprising a tablet and vehicle dock. The VT-681 rugged tablet and IVM-681 dock provide a complete IT platform that delivers mobile workforce automation in vehicle fleets with a mounted and dismounted use case.
5th April 2019


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