Wisconsin Lift Truck, a member of Wolter Group LLC, is gearing up to co-host the highly anticipated Forklift Rodeo at this year’s Midwest Food Products Association Annual Convention being held December 4th at the Kalahari Resort in Wisconsin Dells, WI. However, this year’s rodeo is being brought to its competitors and attendees with a bit of a twist—the first-ever Virtual Reality Forklift Rodeo, an event that will take you into a whole new world. The 2019 rodeo participant lineup is to include MWFPA association members from Seneca Foods, Bush Brothers, & Co., and Chippewa Valley Bean, just to name a few. Each driver will be seated on the Really-Virtual Forklift […]
Wolter Group LLC Strengthens Material Handling Solutions by Acquiring Bohnert Equipment Company and Expands in Kentucky Wolter Group LLC announces it has acquired Bohnert Equipment Company. The acquisition complements the Wolter Group family of companies and further develops the Company’s position as an industry leader in material handling, storage, and engineered solutions. Bohnert Equipment Company offers mobile equipment such as forklifts from KION North America’s Linde product line, Rico and Cascade, aerial lifts and personnel carriers, as well as engineered solutions such as conveyors, cranes, hoists and pallet racking. The acquired company built its reputation on providing superior material handling solutions since 1934 throughout the Kentucky market. The acquisition is […]
Kensar Equipment Company Expands into Western Ohio and Northern Kentucky Indianapolis, IN – On June 18, 2019, Kensar Equipment Company became a member of Wolter Group LLC. The acquisition provided infrastructure and support for aggressive growth, allowing the expansion of KION North America Linde and Baoli new product sales into Western Ohio and Northern Kentucky. Kensar Equipment is the authorized Linde, Baoli and Doosan lift truck dealer for central Indiana. In October, the KION North America Linde and Baoli lift truck lines became available in nearby Dayton and Cincinnati, Ohio markets, and into Erlanger, Kentucky. Kensar Equipment is well-positioned to expand into these markets to ensure established KION North America […]
Visit Ellis System’s booth at this year’s Illinois Library Association Annual Conference to discover how you can implement the best space-saving solution for your facility. The possibilities are endless! Click here to learn about High-Density Mobile Shelving, Static Shelving and many other strategies that can help keep your space organized.
This year’s Wisconsin Manufacturing & Technology Show being held at the Wisconsin State Fair Ground’s Expo Center Oct 8-10th will highlight Wolter Group LLC’s latest technological innovations, featuring Virtual Reality Forklift Simulators from our Wisconsin Lift Truck division, as well as facility automation solutions from our Ellis Systems division. VR FORKLIFT SIMULATORS On one side of the 10 by 30ft exhibit, attendees will have the opportunity to learn how virtual reality forklift training software provides a safer alternative to inexperienced forklift drivers in a virtual yet realistic environment. Both the sit-down and desktop models will be available to demo, as well as Wolter Group operator training manager, Tony Parsons, who will […]
Wisconsin Lift Truck is proud to have supported Dane County’s ribbon-cutting ceremony for their latest solar panel installation project on the roof of the Dane County Job Center, an effort to further the county’s renewable energy initiatives. Wisconsin Lift Truck’s Janesville team donated an aerial lift that was used to hoist County Executive Joseph Parisi, and other participants, including, Strang, Inc. architect, Peter Tan, onto the roof to view the 179 KW PV solar system firsthand. As you can see in the photos below, the event was a great success, and Wisconsin Lift Truck is happy to have provided support.
Vertical storage has become an exceedingly common method to gain storage density, increase inventory accuracy, reduce safety risk and improve productivity. ELIMINATE THE DEAD SPACE IN YOUR WAREHOUSE Storage density is increased by eliminating dead space. Dead space is the unused space above the top of your product on a shelf or rack and the ceiling. If your shelving is 7’ tall and your ceiling clear-height is 20’, you are wasting 13’ of storage. Other dead space includes the open shelf space behind the product. If your product is 12” deep and the shelf is 24” deep there is 12” of dead space. Dead space is also the air between the top […]
BY MUHAMMAD ARMAGHAN Product Manager at Generac Power Systems INTRODUCTION Generac Industrial Power creates installation guidelines to help customers become acquainted with the general requirements for optimal operation of their engine generator set. The content contained is not intended to replace or supersede any/all the applicable local, state or federal codes and standards. It is important to always check with your Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) for the codes or standards that apply in your area. In addition, installation and initial startup of this equipment is not a “do-it-yourself” project. An authorized service dealer or other competent, qualified contractor must install the generator set. The initial startup […]
A Reach Truck Unlike Any Other in the Industry! Linde recently rolled out the all-new 5195 Reach Truck Series. – R15SX / R17SX / R22SX. Capacity ranges from 3,000 – 4,500lbs. With programmable control options, the widest compartment in the industry, and powered lowering, these quality built trucks are here to provide solutions to achieve faster work cycles. The Linde 5195 Series Reach Trucks have it all, from increased visibility to cushioned hydraulics and a few more features worth mentioning. Standard 3-year or 6,000 hour warranty CAN bus communication reduces wiring and electrical connections Stationary drive motor eliminates power cable flexing Extended maintenance intervals to improve uptime and productivity LED […]
Kensar Equipment Company Appointed Exclusive Doosan Forklift Dealer for Greater Indianapolis Area Indianapolis, IN – Kensar Equipment Company, a member of Wolter Group LLC, proudly announces they have been appointed the exclusive Doosan forklift dealer for the greater Indianapolis area; offering Doosan’s full line of diesel, gas and electric forklifts. Kensar Equipment Company offers used material handling equipment nationwide, as well as new and used equipment, parts, rentals and service to manufacturing, warehouse and distribution centers throughout Indiana. “We’ve built a solid reputation and customer base for used equipment and rental,” said Ken Sarbaugh, Vice President and General Manager of Kensar Equipment. “Over time, we’ve experienced a greater need for […]