|The manufacturing process utilises the latest Glass-Fused-To-Steel technology in order to create modular steel sections with the
corrosion resistance of glass.
The Power Pusher is used to push and pull stacks of steel sheet into and out of the new Trumpf press . The steel sheets vary from 2-7mm in thickness and each stack weighs 4 tonnes.
Kevin Woods from Permastore explained, "The Power Pusher has taken all of the physical effort out of this process and reduced the
likelihood of any hand/finger injuries which may have resulted from direct handling of the steel sheets. It has proven to be popular
with all the staff here."
Nu-Star Material Handling specialise in the design, manufacture and sale of industrial load moving solutions to the European
The Power Pusher is one of a range of pedestrian operated, battery powered tug units capable of pulling, pushing and generally
manoeuvring wheeled industrial loads from 500Kgs to over 100,000Kgs.
Their equipment is typically used to increase shop-floor productivity, reduce Health & Safety risks and replace larger, and more
expensive, forklifts or tractor units, thus freeing up floor space.
Their pedestrian operation mean there are no complicated licensing requirements and being self-contained there are no trailing air or