3 Risk Factors for Order Picker Overloading

Individuals who are going through order picker training are taught to guard against the different conditions that can put them at risk of overloading the lift vehicle. This article discusses some of those risk factors that order picker operators are trained to identify and avoid. Loads on Additional Platforms Order pickers can have an extra platform connected to them in case more loads need to be carried. That extra platform has its own load limit that should not exceed the maximum capacity of the lift truck when the primary platform has also been loaded. Read More 

Easy Guide for Fixing a Sliding Truck Seat

Without trucks, it would be so difficult for you to carry out your construction projects. They come in handy when you need to carry materials to and from the site. They are also handy for powering cranes or excavation and drilling equipment. For this reason, trucks are often used for long hours with the operator applying constant pressure on the seat. You need adjustable truck seats that allow the operator to fine tune his or her sitting position, maximizing comfort and reducing fatigue. Read More 

Let the Earth Move: Which Type of Equipment Do You Need?

Whether you're new to construction or not, you're sure to have come across earthmoving equipment before. Children become familiar with tractors at a very early age, seeing these vast machines conjured up as part of their storybooks and learning tools. But how much do you actually know about tractors and other earthmoving devices? They may look similar, but in fact, these products can be used for vastly different things. Here's a quick rundown of the two main types of earthmovers and what each is used for. Read More 

Hiring A Crane? Don’t Forget To Hire Some Crane Attachments As Well

Hiring a crane for your heavy lifting needs is a great way to approach mining, construction, installation, and other endeavours. However, hiring the crane unit is not all you might need. There are a number of crane attachments available that you can hire as well. These help to improve the functions that your crane can undertake, and in so doing, make your work much easier. Below, learn about some of the popular crane attachments and what they do. Read More 

Five Things You Need When Moving a Tiny House With a Crane

You've built your tiny home, but now, you need to move it out to the beautiful plot of land you've purchased in the middle of nowhere. Unless your tiny home is already on a trailer, you will need to lift it with a crane to start the moving process. In addition to a crane, here are the five other things you need: 1. Jacks So that you can start lifting, you need a bit of clearance between the ground and the bottom of your tiny house. Read More