MCFA

By MMH Staff · July 31, 2017
Since 1992, MCFA has more than quadrupled its employee base, and facility size has expanded from 172,000 square feet to 866,512 square feet.
By Josh Bond · July 12, 2017
Narrow and very narrow aisles offer many of the benefits of automation at a lower cost and complexity, but they also present users with a set of potential pitfalls.
By MMH Staff · July 11, 2017
From 335 employees to nearly 1,200, MCFA will produce its 450,000th forklift this month.
By MMH Staff · June 12, 2017
Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America employees to observe the occasion at a company-wide NFSD event on MCFA’s Houston, Texas campus.
By MMH Staff · January 31, 2017
Companies break ground on site that will produce components used primarily by MCFA for forklift production at its Houston manufacturing plant.
By MMH Staff · October 7, 2016
MCFA welcomes local high school students to a tour of its manufacturing campus.
By MMH Staff · June 13, 2016
Company to host events at Houston campus, release best safety practices guide, and send representatives to NFSD events in Washington, D.C.
By MMH Staff · June 7, 2016
Although difficult to define, operator comfort is more than amenities; it’s about taking every opportunity to help operators enjoy their work.
By MMH Staff · June 5, 2015
More than 800 MCFA employees will participate to recognize forklift safety best practices.
By MMH Staff · September 9, 2014
Houston facility makes MCFA the only North American forklift manufacturer capable of producing all five classes in a single plant.
By Josh Bond · August 1, 2014
Once seen as a necessary evil, lift truck maintenance costs prove ripe for efficiencies that save money and boost productivity.
By Josh Bond · November 1, 2013
Cold applications can be damaging to equipment, safety and productivity—but they don’t have to be.
By MMH Staff · March 7, 2013
Expansion allows for production of lift trucks across all five classes.
By MMH Staff · March 5, 2013
New president began his material handling career with Caterpillar in 1986.
By Josh Bond · February 1, 2013
Congressman praised for key votes on energy policy, taxes and regulations in 112th congress.

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