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April 2024
Safety
Training
Tips

Elevex guide: are your operators up to the job?

To ensure safe and efficient operation of materials handling equipment it is essential that the right personnel be selected to operate and maintain it and are thoroughly trained in their duties. In many cases, materials handling equipment is as valuable as a luxury car and should be handled as such. Operators should be encouraged to adopt a culture of respect and treat equipment as if it were their own, taking responsibility for any costs caused by damage or misuse.

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2 minutes
April 2024
Safety
Maintenance
Tires
Wear

Elevex guide: monitoring your forklift tires for optimum performance

Super Elastic Tires (sometimes referred to as Solid Tires).
As part of your daily forklift checks, tires are an important component to consider and should be regularly checked for signs of wear and tear. Some key areas to consider are the surface tread areas, the sidewalls, and the point at which the tire fits to the wheel. Always aim to replace your tires before they are worn to the J-Line (the wear line indicator on all Super Elastic Tires) as the tire will degrade rapidly once on and beyond the J-Line.

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2 minutes
April 2024
Maintenance
Tips
Cleaning

Elevex Guide: Optimal Maintenance for your Forklift

In the constantly evolving world of logistics and warehousing, ensuring the longevity of your forklift often comes down to the most straightforward maintenance practices. Depending on your forklift’s power source, you might carry out oil changes, closely monitor the engine, follow the manufacturer’s recommended maintenance schedule, and keep the tires in good condition. However, the importance of cleaning and disinfection is sometimes underestimated, despite being crucial for ensuring optimal operation and durability of your forklift.

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2 minutes
March 2024
Safety
Preparation
Driving

Operating Forklifts In Unpredictable Weather

We are currently facing the climatic uncertainty characteristic of Mother Nature’s whims, oscillating between sudden storms and extreme temperature variations. Operating forklifts in unpredictable weather and requires heightened vigilance.

Using such heavy equipment under adverse weather conditions not only demands special attention but also adequate preparation to ensure both the operator’s safety and operational efficiency. In this article, we offer essential recommendations for safely navigating with your forklift, even when the weather holds surprises.

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2 minutes
March 2024
Ecological alternatives
Solutions
Ecology
Innovation

Environmentally Friendly Alternatives For Internal Logistics Management

Commitment to environmentally friendly alternatives for internal logistics management has become a central pillar for businesses worldwide. ELEVEX positions itself as a leader in this green revolution, offering cutting-edge solutions for sustainable internal logistics. As the transition to more sustainable practices becomes imperative, ELEVEX influences the strategic choices of suppliers and business partners, marking a significant step towards a greener future.

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3 minutes
March 2024
Warehouse
Innovation
Certification
Economy

Elevex guide: Selecting the perfect forklift for your warehouse

In the constantly evolving world of logistics and storage, the smooth operation of your warehouse depends on the equipment you use. A suitable forklift can transform your productivity and efficiency. Elevex is here to guide you through the selection process, ensuring you consider all the crucial factors to make the best choice for your business.

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2 minutes
March 2024
Maintenance
Control
Inspection

Comprehensive Guide to Spring Forklift Maintenance

Spring ushers a season of renewal and rejuvenation, making it the ideal time for companies to focus on maintaining and inspecting their forklift fleets. With the arrival of warmer weather and the potential for operational challenges caused by seasonal shifts and temperature fluctuations, ensuring the functionality and reliability of your forklifts is paramount. Elevex’s meticulously crafted guide serves as an indispensable resource for conducting a thorough spring maintenance check-up, essential for fostering a safe, efficient, and productive workplace.

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2 minutes
March 2024
Used
Buy online
Refurbish

Key Considerations When Buying Used Trucks Online

Navigating the complexities of online purchases requires vigilance, especially when it involves industrial machinery like forklift trucks. Identifying key factors to evaluate is essential in avoiding expensive errors or severe repercussions.

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2 minutes
March 2024
Electric load transporter
Versatility
Ergonomy
Electric

Linde Series 1191 Electric Tow Tractor and Load Transporter

In the ever-evolving world of warehouse management and logistics, efficiency and adaptability are the cornerstones of success. While traditional forklifts have long been the backbone of product transportation, they are not the be-all and end-all solution for every operational need. Enter the Linde Series 1191 Electric Tow Tractor – the unsung hero poised to revolutionize the way your warehouse operates.

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2 minutes
March 2024
Safety
Electric
Environnement
Technology
Comfort

The Linde 1252 Series Electric Counterbalance Trucks

In the dynamic world of material handling, the introduction of the Linde 1252 Series Electric Counterbalance Trucks marks a significant leap forward. This innovative forklift is a product of Linde Material Handling’s continuous pursuit of excellence, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible in forklift technology. The 1252 Series seamlessly integrates the efficiency of electric power with the robust performance typically associated with internal combustion engines. In this product, Linde showcases its commitment to providing cutting-edge solutions in material handling.

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2 minutes
March 2024
Maintenance
Tips
Cleaning

Elevex’s Forklift Maintenance Guide

Keeping your warehouse machinery in prime condition is not just a matter of cleanliness—it’s a core component of operational efficiency. Elevex stands at the forefront of ensuring that your forklifts contribute to a productive work environment. Below, we delve into the transformative power of routine forklift maintenance and provide expert advice on preserving the life and productivity of your equipment.

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2 minutes
March 2024
Efficiency
Reach truck
High density storage

The Integral Role of Reach Trucks

In the bustling environment of warehouse management, the importance of an efficient, space-saving, and high-capacity reach truck cannot be overstated. Elevex reach trucks offer a solution tailored to meet the needs of businesses navigating the complex landscape of modern storage facilities. This comprehensive guide delves into the essentials of reach trucks, their operational benefits, and critical advice for prospective buyers.

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2 minutes
February 2024
Safety
Tips
Outdoor driving

Mastering Outdoor Forklift Safety

Operating a forklift outdoors extends its utility beyond the confines of warehouse walls, allowing heavy and cumbersome loads to be maneuvered and lifted in the open air. Forklifts become even more indispensable on construction sites, loading docks, container yards, or lumber parks, showcasing their ability to lift heavy materials across the most challenging terrains.

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2 minutes
February 2024
Performance
Hydrostatic truck
Ergonomy
Efficiency
Innovation

Revolutionizing Material Handling: The Linde Series 1202 Hydrostat Truck

In the dynamic world of material handling, innovation is the cornerstone of productivity and safety. Linde is at the forefront of this revolution, introducing the Linde Series 1202: a hydrostat truck that redefines intuitive design and operational excellence. The Linde Series 1202 stands alone in its category, a beacon of reliability, versatility, and efficiency.

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2 minutes
February 2024
Maintenance
Tips
Cost reduction

Top 6 Forklift Options To Reduce Maintenance Costs

Optimizing the profitability of a business often hinges on the strategic reduction of overhead without compromising on the quality of products or services, or the satisfaction of customers. In line with this, the acquisition and maintenance of industrial equipment, such as forklifts, present a significant expense. Elevex stands at the forefront of cost-efficient solutions, presenting the following six-point guide to aid enterprises in minimizing their forklift maintenance expenditure while ensuring optimal performance and safety standards.

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3 minutes
February 2024
Ergonomy
Efficiency
Electric pallet truck

Linde Material Handling MT18 Electric Pallet Truck

Warehouses and distribution centers are always up against tight deadlines when it comes to receiving and shipping goods. The supply chain never rests, and according to an article from supplychain247, Mondays are the busiest days of the week for active order processing centers.

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1 minute
February 2024
Maintenance
Battery
Tips

Improve the longevity of your electric forklift: battery maintenance tips with Elevex

Electric forklift breakdowns often caused by poor battery maintenance can lead to significant expenses. This article unveils essential practices to ensure better longevity for your battery.

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2 minutes
December 2023
Efficiency
Evaluation

Choosing the ideal forklift for your warehouse operations

Understanding the diverse array of forklift types available is crucial for warehouse operators. Yet, identifying the right forklift tailored to specific material handling needs remains a challenge. Given the multitude of options, pinpointing the perfect fit becomes daunting.

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1 minute
December 2023
Safety
Winter
Tips
Preparation

Get your fleet winter-ready with Elevex’s essential tips 

As the holiday season approaches, the impending shift in weather demands proactive fleet preparation. With just a few weeks after the clocks turn back, it’s crucial to gear up for colder conditions, especially if your forklifts operate outdoors.

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2 minutes
December 2023
Safety
Weight distribution
Load

Enhancing forklift safety with Elevex: mastering proper forklift weight distribution 

The forklift stands as an indispensable industrial powerhouse, facilitating the seamless movement of heavy loads while mitigating the risk of personal lifting injuries. However, a pivotal aspect lies in the proficient training of forklift operators, who must grasp the crucial factors influencing the stability of these machines.

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1 minute
December 2023
Safety
Preventive measures

Preventative measures for forklift operation in cold weather

Operating a forklift in cold weather demands precision and caution to maintain functionality. Elevex provides essential insights to optimize forklift performance during chilly conditions.

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2 minutes
December 2023
Ergonomy
Efficiency
Order Picker

Elevex Elevates Industrial Efficiency with the Linde Order Picker: Revolutionizing Ergonomics and Performance

In today’s demanding warehouse environments, the quest for cutting-edge equipment that prioritizes operator comfort, efficiency, and productivity is crucial. Elevex presents the Linde V15 Series Order Picker, an innovative solution tailored to transform warehouse operations. This state-of-the-art equipment stands as a beacon of performance, reliability, and ergonomic excellence, offering a myriad of advantages that redefine the landscape of material handling tasks.

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