As the material handling industry has evolved over the past decade to address the rising cost of diesel and stricter emission standards, the 3-phase alternating current (AC) electric lift truck has come into its own and now offers many benefits to potential buyers.
Tested and proven, the technology now provides increasing advantages to consider when buying an electric AC lift truck as opposed to an internal combustion (IC) forklift.
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Former president of FANUC Robotics Americas becomes president and CEO of the new company.
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Small to Medium Manufacturers (SMMs) are the foundation of domestic manufacturing in all industrialized nations. Yet SMMs have missed out on many the benefits of robotic industrial automation such as increased productivity, quality and overall competitiveness.
During this webcast you'll learn how traditional industrial robotics companies, as well as a number of new vendors, are providing new products and services specifically designed for this market.