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Mobicon Stresses Importance of Preventative Maintenance Checks

Mobicon Stresses Importance of Preventative Maintenance Checks

The lead up to Christmas is the busiest time of year for the container handling industry, with increased consumer demand resulting from the holiday season. Preventative maintenance, is the best way to reduce downtime and repair costs. So in order to avoid expensive breakdowns, now is a good time to ensure your preventative maintenance checks are up to date. Read more >


Wire Industries Purchase New Mobicon 2T – T&L News

Wire Industries Purchase New Mobicon 2T – T&L News

Wire Industries has purchased a new Mobicon 2T for its Brisbane manufacturing operation after an extensive search for the right container handling machine to meet its requirements. Read more >


Mobicons Top Frame Takes the Uncertainty out of SOLAS

Mobicons Top Frame Takes the Uncertainty out of SOLAS

Forkliftaction.com announced this week that Mobicons Top Frame machine can now be fitted with SOLAS compliant weighing equipment to meet AUS/NZ standards Read more >


Mobicon Market Leaders In Container Handling

Mobicon Market Leaders In Container Handling

Mobicons machines are featured in MHD Magazine Article 'Purchasing container handling equipment for long term success'. Read more >


How A Mobicon Works

How A Mobicon Works

This video explains how to operate a Mobicon Mini Straddle Carrier and how it can help all types of operations solve their Container Handling Equipment Needs. Cheaper than a reach stacker & Forklift, it is also much safer and easier to operate. Read more >


Australia’s Oldest Family Owned Business Uses a Mobicon

Australia’s Oldest Family Owned Business Uses a Mobicon

It was a hot and muggy summer's day in 1982, somewhere in the coastal Nambucca Heads region of Northern NSW, when thirteen-year old Michael Miller heaved up a hefty hessian bag of freshly cut bananas onto his shoulder. This was his first job and it happened to be in the family business – a banana plantation. When a giant carpet snake came slithering out of the bag and onto his shoulder, young Michael did what most of us would have done - he dropped the bag quicksmart and jumped back a few steps. When he went and told his father about the incident, “he kicked me up the arse for dropping bananas”, says Michael with a chuckle. Read more >


Pickering Transport GM On Smarter Container Lifting

Pickering Transport GM On Smarter Container Lifting

Roger Pickering understands that a business needs to change with the times.
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The Hidden Cost of the Wrong Choice

The Hidden Cost of the Wrong Choice

We talk a lot about Wheel Weights and wonder sometimes if we aren't being a bit repetitive. But the importance of understanding wheel weights and what that means for your business when purchasing a Mini Straddle Carrier couldn't be more relevant. So with that in mind we went out to look for a definitive answer for you! Read more >


The History of our very First Mobicon.

The History of our very First Mobicon.

Sometimes in looking forward constantly it’s easy to forget where you started. And today we think that it’s important to celebrate our roots and want to tell you the story of our very first Mobicon Mini Straddle Carrier. Read more >


Understanding Point Loads

Understanding Point Loads

We know we tend to put a lot of emphasis on this topic but believe us, it’s important to understand Point Loads and how they can affect your business. Read more >