Godrej Material Handling launches Uno Electric Forklift with advanced ergonomics

The business unit of Godrej & Boyce is eyeing for 30% market share in the counterbalance electric forklift market by 2024. Advanced ergonomics, augmented safety features and higher operating speeds enable the new Uno Electric Forklift to deliver a 30% increase in throughput. Read more...

Toyota Material Handling redefines dealer engagement with Infosys Meridian

Infosys Meridian enables enterprises to evolve into a remote-first, hyper-productive anywhere workplace that deepens stakeholder engagement, streamlines work processes and enhances productivity. Read more...

Godrej Material Handling and Greendzine launch motorised order-picking trolley

This strategic alliance to launch MOPTro (a motorised order-picking trolley) is in line with Godrej Material Handling’s vision of improving intra-warehousing logistics and supply chain. Read more...

IPF Video Roundtable: Gearboxes of tomorrow to be smart and compact

Industrial Products Finder (IPF) hosted a video Roundtable - titled “Gearbox industry: Geared up for the future?” - on November 20, 2020 which discussed how Industry 4.0 is leading to smart gearbox (which is critical, yet complex component) and impact of Covid 19 on gearbox market. Rakesh Rao reports... Read more...

COVID will lead to increase in mechanisation of material handling: Anil Lingayat

In this interview with Rakesh Rao, Anil Lingayat, Executive VP & Business Head of Godrej Material Handling explains how warehouse operations are growing in scale and complexity resulting in the need of modern MHE technologies. Read more...

COVID triggers mechanisation of warehouses

India's warehousing sector received institutional investment commitments of $6.5 billion after the GST implementation. Read more...

Veteran ACE President Pradeep Sharma passes away

During his period, with his efforts, he steered the company towards becoming number one in its major product segment – cranes. Read more...

Install interior high speed roll up doors for better logistics and material handling

Gandhi Automations’ high-speed door solutions maximise energy savings for the user by minimising the amount of air that can escape each time the doors open and close. Read more...

Global material handling specialist Terex to expand Hosur plant

As part of expansion plan, Terex - which is celebrating a decade of success in India - will add a new shot blasting & paint shop facility, a new machine shop, etc Read more...

“Skill development becomes paramount to drive growth”

Indian manufacturing and logistics companies need to drive productivity in their supply chains through mechanisation, and material handling equipment are the key in ensuring seamless operations for improving efficiency at warehouses. Read more...

“Demand for material handling equipment will improve by 2020”

Be it a large factory, warehouse or small work shop, material handling equipment are needed for effortless material movement inside the unit. Read more...

The ‘life-line’ of material handling equipment

Material handling (MH) sector forms the backbone of all core industries like steel, power, cement and auto Read more...

Godrej Material Handling unveils rental solutions brand, Godrej RenTRUST

It comes with a digital monitoring system that enables customers to have a transparent view of the equipment deployed at their facilities, submit and review logged requests and more. An IoT enabled fleet management system that lets customers track the equipment status, fleet productivity, fleet utilisation, equipment uptime in real time. Read more...

“GST has helped material handling equipment industry”

Material handling sector is considered to be the backbone of all core industries Read more...

Material handling equipment: Moving forward India’s growth story

The online retail market has witnessed a CAGR of 53 per cent for the period 2013-2017. To support the e-commerce deliveries there are multiple warehouses present. Anil Lingayat says even though these warehouses are handles by trained staff, the operations are made seamless with the help of material handling equipment. Read more...

OTC DAIHEN India fostering growth of welding industry

In 1919, DAIHEN Corporation Japan developed, for the first time, new technologies for the mass production of transformers for energy distribution. Read more...

Linde Material Handling uses fuel cell to drive industrial trucks

The fuel cell Roadster is ideal for use even in hygiene-critical sectors such as the pharmaceutical and food industries. Read more...

Automation and sustainability are big trends in MHE secto

India’s economic growth is attracting many MNCs to set up their production bases in the country to take advantage of its cost-competitiveness. Read more...

Consoveyo helps to increase throughput of Indonesian dairy company

The system integrator automated transportation process between production lines and ASRS (automated and storage retrieval system) warehouse Read more...

Today customers are looking for energy efficient products

India is emerging as one of the fastest growing material handling equipment markets globally with pick-up in industrial activity and favourable government policies. Read more...

Need for safety is driving material handling equipment demand

Manpreet Sachdeva, Founder, Elite Material Handling Company, as he elaborates on the impact of Make in India initiative and GST of logistics and warehousing sector. Read more...

Automation is increasing in material handling equipment industry

Guruprasad S P, COO, Baka Liftec (India) Pvt Ltd, as he sheds light on the dynamics of material handling equipment (MHE) industry and growth plans for his company. Read more...

Automation to drive material handling in future

Ajay Sureka, Managing Director, Elequip Tools Pvt Ltd, while explaining the importance of material handling equipment and emerging market trends. Read more...

Material handling player Elequip Tools wins INDEF award

Elequip Tools Pvt Ltd, one of the leading players in material handling industry in Eastern India, has won the All-India Second Highest Sales award for INDEF products from Hercules Hoists Ltd. Read more...

TAL aims to tap SMEs with new 6-axis robot BRABO TRO6-6

In association with TATA Capital, it will offer financing assistance for the purchase of the robot, which will cater to the automation needs in auto, electronics, foundry, metal fabrication and plastics industries Read more...

Home-made material handling solutions from Mahindra Stiller

Mahindra Stiller Auto Trucks Ltd (MSATL), a manufacturing company that commenced its business in 1973, specialises in designing and recommending material handling equipment to suit individual customer requirements. Read more...

5th EQUIPMENT INDIA Annual Awards

The Foundation of Infrastructure Research Studies Training (FIRST) recently hosted the 5th EQUIPMENT INDIA Annual Awards. Sandeep Singh, Managing Director, Tata Hitachi Construction Machinery Co, was named the ‘Equipment India Person of the Year’ for 2017. Read more...

Escorts Construction Equipment unveils India’s safest Pick-n-Carry crane at EXCON 2017

Escorts Construction Equipment (ECE), the construction and material handling equipment manufacturing arm of Escorts Limited, launched India’s safest Pick-n-Carry crane, CT Smart 15, at the EXCON 2017 in Bengaluru, along with best-in-class (performance, productivity and reliability) soil compactor 3212 in 12-ton class and upgraded Hydra series pick and carry crane. Read more...

EOS presents new periphery module IPCM M pro for easy and secure material handling

EOS, the world's leading technology supplier in the field of industrial 3D printing of metals and polymers, introduces the material handling solution IPCM M pro for its well-established EOS M 290 system. Read more...

Motors and drive systems in the water industry

The water industry provides one of our most vital resources right to our doorstep, but the processes that are required to maintain this service are numerous and provide many challenges in terms of efficiency and reliability. One of the most crucial components within the water treatment and delivery process is the humble electric motor, which along with its associated drive systems, provide the power necessary to keep the cycle in motion. Read more...

Material handling equipment industry all set to grow

With the global industry’s move towards adopting Industry 4.0 and the predicted growth in certain sectors like automotive, the material handling equipment sector will continue to post good returns. Read more...

Material handling - vital role to improve productivity

C M Nagaraj, CEO, Right Engineers & Equipment India Pvt Ltd, stresses on the importance of material handling process and equipment through an elaborated explanation. Material handling refers to the total management of all materials and processes involved in the entire manufacturing procedure. This includes sourcing, delivering, movements, protection and storage of a product. Read more...

The prospect of material handling industry looks promising with the introduction of GST

Harsh Dhami, Managing Director, HVD Distributors Pvt Ltd, expresses a hopeful outlook for the material handling industry in an interview with IPF. India has emerged as the fastest growing major economy in the world as per the Central Statistics Organisation (CSO) and International Monetary Fund (IMF). Numerous foreign companies are setting up their facilities in India on account of various government initiatives like Make in India and Digital India would boost the manufacturing sector. Read more...