UniCarriers electric TX series has ten new models

Written by UniCarriers, May 2, 2017 1:00:00 PM

Product offensive in the counterbalance segment

UniCarriers has revised its product family of three and four-wheeled electric counterbalance forklift trucks: from May 2017, there will be a total of ten new TX models available with maximum lift capacities from 1.25 to 2 tonnes. The series is characterised by high energy efficiency. With energy consumption of 4.2kWh/h, TX is one of the most economical electric counterbalance trucks currently on the market. Additionally, the new TX models boast many safety and ergonomic features.

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UniCarriers develops ergonomic alternative to dead man's switch

Written by UniCarriers, Apr 11, 2017 3:45:46 PM

UniCarriers has developed the new Driver Presence Sensor® (DPS) – an ergonomic alternative to the dead man’s switch on order picking trucks.  

The DPS covers the truck’s entire working platform – improving both operator ergonomics and safety. Trucks are activated ready to operate as soon as the sensor technology detects the driver's presence based on their weight. 20kg will activate the truck, consequently there is no longer a need for a dead man's switch with a fixed position, which limits the machine driver's freedom of movement. This new technology is fitted to models in the new EP generation of UniCarriers order pickers.

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