Batteries

By MMH Staff · June 2, 2016
Innovation is tasked with reducing downtime, maintenance, usage cycle and energy costs to achieve lower total cost of ownership.
By MMH Staff · April 27, 2016
Report finds electric forklifts have higher upfront costs but can reduce operating costs.
By Bridget McCrea · April 5, 2016
AMETEK Prestolite Power (Booth 3674) is celebrating its 100th year of manufacturing battery chargers for the materials handling industry.
By Sara Pearson Specter · April 4, 2016
Capable of charging any brand, type or voltage of materials handling battery, the new PosiCharge ProCore series is ideal for electric forklift fleets of all sizes, said Jonah Teeter-Balin, director of product marketing at AeroVironment (Booth 1463).
By Josh Bond · January 1, 2016
The fleet of yesteryear enjoyed plentiful helpings of fuel and money to get the job done. Now that every penny counts, managers are keen to more precisely control each lift truck’s diet.
By Josh Bond · December 7, 2015
Myriad factors can each significantly impact quality, length and efficiency of the charge.
By Josh Bond · September 10, 2015
The 'Lean Battery Room' is possible, it’s beneficial, and it can be immediately implemented.
By MMH Staff · April 24, 2015
Company donates batteries to support science, technology, engineering and math education.
By MMH Staff · April 20, 2015
New site showcases extensive information on motive power, batteries, backup power services and reserve power equipment.
By Josh Bond · April 10, 2015
Diligent monitoring of battery inventory can cut waste, boost battery performance and lifespan, and increase productivity.
<p>Chad Uplinger, GM of specialty markets for EnerSys, with a NexSys battery system installed in a sample burden carrier at the EnerSys booth.</p> By Roberto Michel · March 25, 2015
EnerSys (Booth 603) highlighted its NexSys battery and charger system for burden carriers, stock chasers, floor care and cleaning machines, automatic guided vehicles and other industrial utility vehicles.
<p>Brian Faust, GM of Douglas Battery, with the Raptor Rapid charger in a three-bay model. A larger six-bay model also was on display.</p> By Roberto Michel · March 25, 2015
Douglas Battery (Booth 2309) made use of its larger space at ProMat to feature its full range of batteries and chargers, as well as its new charger product line.
By MMH Staff · January 30, 2015
Large consumer packaged goods customer approves 24-volt packs for use in Class III pallet jacks.
By Josh Bond · January 1, 2015
Proper design and enforcement are still essential, but “zero battery change” solutions increasingly accommodate the less-than-perfect realities of fleet operation.
By Josh Bond · December 23, 2014
Sites that leave battery selection to the operator see 30% of batteries underutilized and 20% overused.

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