Optimal material handling in oil and gas operations is crucial for ensuring the efficient and safe extraction, processing, and transportation of hydrocarbons. Material handling encompasses various activities involved in moving, storing, and controlling materials and equipment used in the industry. From drilling rigs to refineries and distribution facilities, effective material handling can significantly improve productivity, reduce downtime, and enhance overall safety.
Decrease taxable income while upgrading your fleet with the section 179 tax incentive to maximize your earnings. The IRS revisions to Section 179 that allows a 100% deduction of the total cost of any new or used equipment bought and put in service
The Pipe and Concrete industries face diverse material handling challenges, from handling various materials to addressing specialized project requirements. Lonestar Forklifts is dedicated to empowering these industries with top-quality material handling equipment and exceptional expertise. By partnering with Lonestar, businesses gain access to a comprehensive range of equipment options, tailored solutions, and unwavering support. With Lonestar Forklifts by their side, the Pipe and Concrete industries can confidently tackle any material handling challenge and thrive in the ever-evolving construction landscape.
At Lonestar Forklift dealerships, we are proud to be your trusted Konecranes dealer, offering industry-leading lift trucks and reach stackers. Konecranes' commitment to operator comfort, safety, and efficiency is unmatched.
Hyundai's construction and material handling equipment, with their focus on comfort and safety, provide a reliable solution to enhance productivity, reduce health concerns, and ensure a positive working experience. By investing in Hyundai's operator comforts, employers can create a conducive work environment that prioritizes employee satisfaction, productivity, and long-term success.
Employee comfort is a crucial factor in employee retention, and Manitou is recognizing this by incorporating ergonomic designs and technology into their equipment. By prioritizing operator comfort and safety, manufacturers like Manitou are giving companies the opportunity to provide a work environment that is supportive and comfortable, leading to increased employee satisfaction and retention. Employers who invest in their employees’ comfort are likely to see long-term benefits in terms of increased productivity
The use of electric pallet jacks has become increasingly popular in recent years due to advancements in technology and the numerous benefits they offer to warehouse and logistics operations. One of the most significant advancements in technology has been the development and use of lithium-ion batteries, which offer numerous advantages over traditional lead-acid batteries.
Vendors of material handling equipment (aka – forklifts) in recent years have seen the growth of electric solutions for their customers that provide many benefits that this article will touch on. However, the solutions that providers present are not all equal.
It is important to fully understand the application needs before selecting a forklift because different forklifts are designed for different tasks and applications. Forklifts come in a variety of sizes, configurations, and load capacities, and selecting the wrong forklift can lead to inefficiency, safety issues, and equipment damage.
We believe that this product is a game-changer for the warehousing industry, and we are proud to be supporting AisleMaster in their mission. The features of this machine allow for increased efficiency, productivity, and safety at a low cost of ownership. Whether your warehouse is large or small, short or tall, rectangular or L-shaped, AisleMaster can provide the ideal solution for efficiently storing goods within your facility.
High-capacity telehandlers, no longer a niche market in North America. Demand is predicted to continue to rise. Industries are realizing that these versatile machines can do the job with less time and effort exerted. Read more...
Have you ever see a telehandler load chart and wondered what the grid and calculations mean for your real world application? Read our quick breakdown to gain new safety knowledge and boost efficiency when operating your unit!
The cold and wet weather can cause serious equipment damage if you aren’t careful. We want to help you protect your greatest assets. That’s why we’ve put together our top 5 winter forklift safety tips to help get you through the coming months.
To ensure your fleet isn’t hurting your budget, you need to know what each forklift’s ownership and maintenance costs are. These costs can be determined by referencing PM records, inspection reports, and your hour meter.
Regardless of the application, you want your forklift to deliver reliable performance for as long as possible. That’s why it’s important to ensure you’re using safe practices and performing regular maintenance on your machine.