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Things to consider with your next purchase of a container lifter

Things to consider with your next purchase of a container lifter

Be specific about what you want to achieve with your container lifter. Determine how many containers you’re moving each day/week. What type of containers do you need to move? Look at your operation and determine what space you have for storage of your container, do you need your lifter to move inside warehouses or under awnings? Take a look at the ground surface of your operation, how much weight can it take, how much weight do you need to move across the yard? Read more >

Mobicon Systems – United States Navy LCS Contract

Mobicon Systems – United States Navy LCS Contract

When the US Navy had a specific requirement for its Littoral Combat Ships, Mobicon Systems designed a unique Mobicon Straddle Carrier to suit... Read more >

Mobicon Straddle Carrier – Top 4 Strengths

Mobicon Straddle Carrier – Top 4 Strengths

When asked why Mobicon Systems has so many satisfied clients owner and CEO Mr Tom Schults said there were many reasons, however four main points stand out... Read more >

Mobicon Systems’ Revamped Online!

Mobicon Systems’ Revamped Online!

Mobicon has launched it's newly refurbished website onto the international stage!
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An introduction to the Mobicon container straddle carrier

An introduction to the Mobicon container straddle carrier

Mini Straddle Carrier: Sometimes our product is called a "Mini" or small Straddle Carrier, as compared with the larger container Straddle Carriers that are used in ports and large container freight stations. My aim is to inform readers about the use of these small straddle carriers. Read more >

Australian Customs and Border Protection Service – Case Study

Australian Customs and Border Protection Service – Case Study

In Australia, the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service were using Self Loading Trailers (SLT's) for their container handling. This wasn’t ideal as space is often restricted, and it was expensive, as every time the container had to be moved, an SLT had to be ordered and paid for. Read more >

A second Mobicon for Weston Milling

A second Mobicon for Weston Milling

Today another Mobicon is leaving the shop for Weston Milling in Queensland. Weston Milling specialises in Milling flour and Ingredients and Animal nutrition products. The Mobicon will be used to transport their products, improving the safety and efficiency of their logistics system. This is already their second Mobicon. Read more >

Mobicon celebrates the sale of Mobicon 100

Mobicon celebrates the sale of Mobicon 100

The Mobicon team is excited to announce the sale of the 100th Mobicon to BestBar in the steel industry! With the Mobicon straddle carrier designed in 1994, the first Mobicon was sold and on the road by 1997 to the logistics company FH Transport. Read more >

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