A Pedestrian Tug can be an Asset to Your Business

A pedestrian tug (or electric tug) can have a whole range of benefits for your business! Pedestrian tugs from Tractive Power can help individuals lift much heavier loads safely than they would be able to unassisted. It’s because of this, that pedestrian tug units are used within so many different industries. Here at Tractive Power,…

Electric Tug Power for Efficient Load Moving

The electric tug is a versatile load moving machine. Here at Tractive Power we have developed a series of tugs to cover all the lifting and moving requirements within the modern manufacturing and logistics workplace. Complying with Health and Safety laws is essential to the safety of the workforce, especially where heavy lifting and repetitive…

How Does a Tractive Unit Improve Health & Safety in the Workplace?

A tractive unit is specifically designed to lift, push, pull and manoeuvre loads that are too difficult for an individual or group to manage. A man is not supposed to attempt to lift weights that exceed 20kg and a woman should not lift a weight of more than 16kg in the workplace. Employers know that…

Load Movers Make Light Work of Heavy Lifting

Load movers from Tractive Power make light work of heavy lifting. When your business is about making parts and products on a massive scale, there are load weights which simply cannot be moved without machines. A Tractive Power Load Mover will take the burden out of moving parts and industrial products around your working space.…

Tractive Power to reveal new product at IMHX 2016

Tractive Power will be launching there new product at IMHX 2016. The new machine will compliment the existing range of Tractive Units to give customers more choices and versatility. It has been long awaited and the IMHX show at the NEC 13-16th September is the ideal place to showcase the new unit. Come and see…

What is pushing and pulling?

Pushing and pulling of loads is a way to avoid manual lifting and carrying of objects such as by putting the load on a trolley.

However, when people push and pull, for example trollies, there may be risk of other musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs), which you need to consider and eliminate or reduce.

Swiss Rail sign Tractive Power as official supplier

Tractive Power have just officially been made the approved supplier for Swiss Rails battery powered tug requirements. Moving rail bogeys in the refurbishment process can prove to be a manual handling nightmare. Using Tractive Powers TP500HD unit now makes a difficult 3 or 4 man operation into an easy 1 man operation. Not only does…

Tractive Power supply new compact units to prestige automotive manufacturers

Tractive Power have recently supplied 3 more TP250 compact machines to make it a grand total of 9 machines to a well known prestige car manufacturer. Tractive Power were approached by the manufacturer as they were looking to invest and improve the manufacturing line by sourcing a better performing unit than there current model. Originally visiting…

Tractive Power Arla’s preference

Tractive Power has just delivered their TP500 dairy cage pusher into a fifth Arla Foods site at the new Bellshill depot, Glasgow. This is now the sixth Electric tug that Tractive Power have put into Arla Foods and are now the preferred choice over any other competitors, after proving their products show superior performance and…

Unipart Rail get 2 for 1

Tractive Power, specialists in design and manufacture of electric tugs has recently delivered a TP500 Tractive unit into Unipart rail to aid their ever increasing work load. Unipart Rail provides a high-quality bogie overhaul service to customers from their purpose built base in Doncaster. Their expertise is expanding, to cover all bogie types working to the…