Entries by jake

Pallet Trucks – The Ultimate Guide

Pallet trucks are an essential piece of equipment for material handling and transportation within businesses that deal with heavy loads, particularly in warehouses, manufacturing plants, and distribution centers. These machines are designed to move and transport pallets easily, safely, and efficiently. Pallet trucks are sometimes referred to as pallet jacks or hand pallet trucks. What […]

What is a reach forklift truck and how can it help your business?

A reach forklift truck, also known as a reach truck, is a type of forklift that is specifically designed for use in narrow aisle warehouses and other confined spaces. These trucks are characterized by their ability to extend their forks out in front of the vehicle, allowing them to reach further into the aisle than […]

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from Radnes Services!

A very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year to all of our customers, old and new, that we’ve worked with at Radnes Services.  2022 has been a challenging year for so many, but we would like to take the opportunity to thank you for your business and for the chance to work with you […]

What is short term hire and how can it help your business?

Short term forklift hire is where you can rent a forklift for a period of time from one week up to 12 months, usually with service and maintenance included, for an agreed price. The forklift isn’t yours, but you get the benefits of its use and the additional capacity in your business. Leading Brand Forklifts […]

Why regular forklift servicing is more important than ever in winter

A well-maintained forklift fleet means smooth operations and high productivity. Most fleet managers know to get their machines regularly serviced, but not many understand the importance of regular forklift servicing in winter. As most forklifts are operated in draughty warehouses or in cold, outdoor conditions, taking care of your forklifts in winter is vital. Regular […]

What forklift training does my team need and what is recommended?

There are a lot of industries in which forklifts can help to increase the productivity and efficiency of workers. They can also be a great way to avoid injuries and strain on staff as relying on machinery means they are less likely to risk their own health. However, in order for forklifts to reduce safety […]

Multi-way & Turret CAT Forklift Trucks – What are they & how can they benefit your business?

Need to upgrade your forklift game? Designed to maximise stacking and order picking efficiency in narrow aisles, the new range of Multi-way & Turret CAT Forklift Trucks is almost infinitely adaptable to fit each application perfectly. For a forklift that means business, the Multi-way reach trucks offer versatile motion and ultimate productivity for day-to-day duties. […]

What are forklift stackers and how can they benefit your business?

Forklift stackers are perfectly designed for multiple applications including manufacturing, distribution, and retail. Expertly engineered these material handling solutions are commonly constructed around programable AC motors and can meet any storage or retrieval application onsite. Stackers are built to carry goods on pallets safely from one destination to another. They are designed to stack both […]

Top tips for operating forklifts in the summer heat

Fork truck fleets are under increasing pressure as the peak summer months get underway. For forklifts in summer, lengthy heatwaves take their toll on lifting machines. It’s not particularly pleasant for operatives either. The current economic climate is hardly helping the situation right now so, before something gives, you need to get on top of […]

What are hand pallet trucks and how can they benefit your business?

Hand pallet trucks, also known as pallet jacks and pump trucks, are without a doubt among the most vital tools available for material handling. For decades pallet trucks have served as a go-to option for lift truck operators, taking the strain out of unloading, loading, and moving pallets of goods on location. Essentially, the pallet […]