4K Systems wins second Combilift award

Everybody knows that we love Combilift and now we have proof that they love us too! We have officially won our second award in three years from Combilift, this time presented to our Managing Director, David Scammell. All over the world, Combilift is revolutionising the way companies handle and store materials, especially long and awkward loads, or when space is limited. David has been selling articulating forklifts for 25 years and has committed to the Aisle-Master product for the past eight years. Aisle-Master fits perfectly with 4K Systems’ full solutions and cost saving approach to the market. 4K is a [...]

By |March 11th, 2019|Categories: About Us, Advice|Tags: , |Comments Off on 4K Systems wins second Combilift award

Here’s an offer that’s easy to handle…

2.5t capacity hand pallet trucks from £225 (ex VAT)!  The new Doosan hand pallet truck: consistently reliable Free delivery Delivery from UK PDC Easy maintenance Easy access bearing point Spare parts supplied by Doosan Heavy duty design Chrome plated ram & piston Controlled, smooth load lowering Pivot mounted large polyurethane or rubber steer wheels to ensure stability 202 degrees steer handle arc Meets all safety standards Our new hand pallet truck is a great addition to our range of value for money equipment. Available with a full 24 months replacement warranty on the hydraulic pump and chassis, the new 2.5 [...]

By |December 11th, 2018|Categories: Advice|Comments Off on Here’s an offer that’s easy to handle…

Power your forklifts with the sun

“If you wanted to power the entire United States with solar panels, it would take a fairly small corner of Nevada or Texas or Utah; you only need about 100 miles by 100 miles of solar panels to power the entire United States.”– Elon Musk Solar energy is powerful. It wouldn’t take a lot of it to generate the electricity we need to power civilisation. It is now completely ordinary to see panels on your neighbours’ roof soaking up solar energy, just as we are getting used to looking out to sea and seeing a wind farm on the horizon. [...]

By |December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Advice|Tags: |Comments Off on Power your forklifts with the sun

Needs Analysis Survey

A member of our review team will conduct an initial survey of your materials handling processes. We'll look at your whole operation, review what's effective and what isn't, and suggest the areas which could be made more efficient through new technology, training, better use of materials handling or simple procedural changes.

By |July 15th, 2017|Categories: Advice, Latest, Offers, services|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Needs Analysis Survey

The Contract Hire Minefield

There are huge variations around the industry regarding what is provided by forklift suppliers within the context of Contract Hire (which may also be referred to as Rental, Lease with maintenance or Lease without maintenance). […]

By |June 2nd, 2017|Categories: Advice, rental|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on The Contract Hire Minefield

Mezzanine Safety Enhanced For Stroud Business

After being asked to advise on the best way to safely move pallets on a mezzanine floor, 4K Systems were awarded a contract to supply 3 pallet safety gates for outdoor products business, La Hacienda, along with an electric powered stacker wide straddle truck. La Hacienda have been providing a unique range of chimeneas, firepits, and firebaskets for over 25 years. Self-confessed 'foodies' the company has a great passion for barbecueing, grilling, smoking and wood-fired pizzas! Outdoor cooking features are included in many of products, as well as garden accessories such as metal animals, lanterns and wall planters to add character to garden spaces. "Safety is rightly foremost in [...]

By |October 27th, 2014|Categories: Advice, Consultancy, Latest|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Mezzanine Safety Enhanced For Stroud Business

Manual Handling

[columnize][dropcap]M[/dropcap]any accidents are caused by lifting heavy things too often, by twisting round to stack things at the side, or by pulling loads when ‘giving a good heave’. Most can be prevented, in fact, employers have the legal duty to reduce exposure to such risks. “So far as is reasonably practical,” states the HSE Manual Handling Regulations, companies should “avoid the need for their employees to undertake any manual handling operations at work which involve a risk to their being injured'. It’s not only in employers' legal interests to make sure their employees are handling goods and loads safely, it's [...]

By |June 2nd, 2014|Categories: Advice, safety|Comments Off on Manual Handling
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