MidColumbia Forklift Blog / Heavy Equipment

by Phil Hanford, on April 18, 2022 at 7:56 PM

Doosan's redesigned D70S-9 rises above the competition for Washington businesses looking for heavy-duty forklifts. Boasting reliable Doosan power to lift up to 15,500 pounds and overall improved performance, this addition …

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Topics:ForkliftHeavy EquipmentDoosan

by Phil Hanford, on June 5, 2020 at 1:45 PM

The COVID-19 pandemic has created a new set of challenges unique to the aerospace industry - while plane manufacturers face uncertain futures due to decreased passenger demand, satellite manufacturers have …

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Topics:ForkliftKalmarHeavy EquipmentAerospace Industry

by Phil Hanford, on April 20, 2020 at 9:45 AM

Working in lumber applications can quickly take a toll on your forklifts and operators. Rough terrain. Heavy lifting. Unpredictable weather. The wear and tear caused from working in these conditions …

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Topics:ForkliftHeavy EquipmentLumber IndustryDoosan

by Phil Hanford, on December 27, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Washington State is home to a diverse and robust forest products industry. Featuring numerous sawmills, lumberyards, logging operations, and other adjacent businesses, forest products are the third largest industry in …

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Topics:KalmarHeavy Equipment

by Phil Hanford, on December 16, 2019 at 6:30 AM

Washington State is home to 75 ports, making it the most trade-dependent state in the US. In addition to international shipping functions, Washington ports operate marinas, intermodal facilities, socks, airports, …

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Topics:KalmarHeavy EquipmentWashington State Ports

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