All Access & Material Handling Articles

Mecalac’s three new swing loaders made for moving materials up and around in tight spaces
The all-new AS750, AS850 and AS1000 models join four previously released swing loaders in offering ‘100% stability’ in all positions
Electrification of access machines is outpacing regulation’s drive
Greenhouse-gas reduction primed the pump but environmental investors and operating advantages are making electric power trains today’s dominant innovation in lifts and telehandlers
AUSA’s reversible dumpers made for maximum maneuverability
New DR601AHG and DR1001AHG have 13,000- and 22,000-lb payload capacities and what the company calls a ‘comfortable hydrostatic transmission’
VIDEO: How much money can you make as a dump truck owner/operator?
Find out how one working mother is doing two months after starting her own business... would she do it again?
Vertical mast lifts rise to the need for single-person access in tight spaces
A trend toward electrification brings the benefit of having no hydraulics, which translates into lower energy consumption and less maintenance
Bobcat brings big new telehandlers to round out R Series
Rated at 9,000 pounds and 7,056 pounds, the TL923 and TL723 are designed for faster boom speeds and heavier lifting
Should scissor lift operators use PFPE?
Confusion over whether operators need personal fall protection equipment in a scissor lift continues, highlighting the vital importance of highly trained and qualified supervision
VIDEO: How to operate an articulated dump truck
Check and compare your ADT know-how with this tutorial which features a Komatsu HM-300 hauler
OSHA’s here, now what?
Lynn Ladder & Scaffolding Company’s president, Alan D. Kline, relays personal experience in his tips about what to do when OSHA pays a visit
Compact telehandlers: Bigger is not always better
With their compact size, versatility, varied power options and an attachment for nearly any need, compact telehandlers are becoming a hot commodity
Coming soon: Zero-emissions haul trucks
Cummins and Komatsu will collaborate on zero-emissions power technologies, including hydrogen fuel cell solutions, for large mining haul truck applications
Telehandlers trend toward greater versatility
From connected machines to fully electric models, the telehandler industry is offering more varied options than ever before
Biggest articulated haul truck now has rear-eject capability
Philippi-Hagenbuch Inc. has expanded its rear-eject engineering capabilities to include the largest articulated haul truck on the market, the Volvo A60H
Minnesota manufacturer claims the world’s largest telescopic stacking conveyor
Superior Industries introduces the Telestacker Conveyor, capable of building 425,000-ton stockpiles
Bobcat introduces TL723 and TL923 telehandlers to R-Series
Both models feature five operation modes to enable a wide variety of applications, while automatic ride control reduces materials spillage at faster speeds
Yanmar introduces four new compact wheel loader models
New machines are designed to fill a critical niche for landscaping, ag, construction, snow removal and rock quarries
VIDEO: Sennebogen’s new material handler uses ‘Green Hybrid’ energy recovery system
The 835 G Hybrid’s working speed and handling performance have increased, while fuel costs are reduced up to 30%
Equipment roundup: Getting a grip on material handlers
Today’s scrap handling machines are designed with versatility, fuel efficiency and high performance in mind 
VIDEO: How to safely operate material handlers
Institute for Scrap Recycling Industries tells how to safely operate the big machines designed for moving whatever needs moving
Bobcat TL619 telehandler designed to be easy and comfortable to use
Plus, with an optional, add-on counterweight, operators can extend the rated capacity throughout the lift cycle to reduce repetitive tasks and complete jobs more quickly
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