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All the latest news from around the world of Impact.

Impact National Training Manager Mark Prickett has returned from a week-long placement at the Industrial Training Centre (ITC) in Zambia, where he worked with the centre’s staff to support international development charity Transaid’s Professional Driver Training programme. Prickett, Impact’s lead forklift truck instructor for the last 12 years, spent the week training ITC staff in… Full Story

Be prepared! Buying or leasing materials handling equipment is a big commitment, no matter whether it is a single counterbalance truck, or a diverse fleet for a multi-site operation. If you are buying your equipment outright then it is likely to be a substantial cost. And if you are leasing it over a fixed period,… Full Story

International logistics provider McGregor Logistics has called on the support of Impact Handling to bolster its growing warehouse demand with a fleet of five new gas-powered Cat® lift trucks. The new deliveries join three existing forklift trucks in service and include four robust GP25N 2.5 tonne gas-powered trucks and a larger GP30N 3 tonne gas-powered… Full Story

The Lift Truck business of Konecranes celebrated an incredible milestone on 28th of May as it handed over its 5,000th unit. Testament not only to the increasing popularity of these machines, but also to Konecranes consistency and expertise. The special customer receiving the 5,000th machine is the Cargo Terminal Lehmann, owned and managed by the… Full Story

Impact Handling has delivered its first Konecranes empty container handler to Leeds-based freight services specialist Northern Containers, supplying the new truck within 10 days of the specification being confirmed. The new truck will be used by the company to unload empty containers from delivery vehicles, before stacking them up to six containers high. It will… Full Story