Midlands Pallet Trucks Goes Maritime With Safelift Offshore
September 3, 2021
Pallet Trucks, a provider of high-quality manual handling equipment
including pallet trucks, manual stacker trucks and lift tables, touted
its relationship with Safelift Offshore, an oil industry onshore and
offshore supplier by providing tough manual handling equipment able to
cope with the demands of arduous environments.
Safelift Offshore recently procured 18 x 2-tonne pallet trucks, 36 x
2.5-tonne pallet trucks and specialist stainless steel pallet trucks
constructed using none corrosive materials from Midland Pallet Trucks.
The large order has left the mainland and is now situated on the Deep
Arctic supply ship currently located in the North Sea.
The 12-year-old vessel is tasked with providing offshore support and has
a gross tonnage of 18640, with many crew members to help it carry out
its vital work in the North Sea and around the Scottish coast.
challenging environment – which includes harsh winds, sea spray and
demanding conditions – calls for access to robust manual handling
equipment impervious to corrosion and rust. Midland Pallet Trucks
specialist solutions are made from AISI304 grade stainless steel. They
can be trusted by crew members of the Deep Arctic who need to move
machinery, parts and general loads around the ship with ease.
“We are proud to be able to serve the needs of the Deep Arctic offshore
vessel thanks to our sturdy range of pallet trucks designed for the most
challenging of conditions,” said Phil Chesworth, Managing Director of
Midland Pallet Trucks.
“Many of our products offer corrosion-resistant materials, but having so
many of our trucks operating out at sea is a testament to their robust
quality and first-rate manufacturing.”