Safe and Efficient Aerospace Logistics

The aerospace industry is always in pursuit of safer and more efficient ways of handling materials. This has been a driving force behind innovation. Tractive Power offers aerospace logistics solutions that not only enhance safety but also increase efficiency in operations. Industry Challenges In the aerospace industry, moving equipment and parts poses significant challenges. The…

What Training do You Need to Operate a Tow Tug?

At Tractive Power, we provide innovative manual handling solutions in the form of electric and battery-powered tugs. But, not only do we provide cutting-edge electric tugs, but we also offer comprehensive training and servicing options. There to ensure that our customers have the knowledge and support they need. Allowing you to operate these machines efficiently…

The significance of Manual handling Training in UK Factories

As an employer, you have a legal obligation. Ensure your employees have adequate training in manual handling. The term manual handling means transporting or supporting a load by hand or bodily force.   As an employer, ensuring the safety and well-being of your employees is paramount. One critical aspect of their safety is manual handling.…

How Electric Tow Tugs Improve Manual Handling and Employee Safety

Innovation is key to maintaining a competitive edge. One area where innovation can make a significant impact is manual handling. The use of electric tow tugs offers a transformative solution. Not only aiding with manual handling but also enhancing employee safety.   Understanding electric tow tugs   Electric tow tugs are compact and battery-operated. Designed…

Enhancing Workplace Efficiency: Pushing vs. Pulling Heavy Loads with Electric Tugs 

In today’s fast-paced work environment, the ability to efficiently move heavy loads is essential for remaining high levels of productivity and as well as ensuring a safe working environment.  Electric and battery-powered tugs have revolutionised manual handling. Offering a cost-effective and versatile solution for transporting heavy items. Whether these loads are on rails or on…

The Orange Rhino: Tractive Power’s Infamous Logo 

A symbol of innovation and reliability… In the vast and ever-evolving world of heavy machinery and industrial solutions, Tractive Power has established itself as a leading force. We provide innovative manual handling solutions and mobility challenges that businesses face on a daily basis.  Tractive Power has been recognised by its unmistakable orange rhino logo for…

Moving heavy loads on castors VS moving heavy loads on rails

As a designer and manufacturer of manual handling equipment, Tractive Power is dedicated to creating innovative solutions. Our battery-powered tugs and power pushers simplify the transportation of heavy loads. Designed to move loads on both castors and on rails, they are incredibly versatile tools, suitable for a variety of industries.   Moving heavy loads on…

Forklifts VS Electric Tugs: Which are better? 

Here at Tractive Power, we’re often challenged with creating alternative manual handling solutions. Whether these are for generic workplaces or for more specific manual handling and health and safety issues within businesses.  In a large proportion of these projects, our electric tugs alleviate the responsibilities of forklifts.  This can be due to a number of…

Forklifts vs Electric Tugs: Why Are Electric Tugs Better?

Here at Tractive Power, we’re often tasked with creating alternative solutions to existing manual handling and health and safety issues. In a large proportion of these projects, our electric tugs alleviate the responsibilities of forklifts. This can be for a variety of reasons, with the electric tug boasting a wide breadth of benefits. However, in…

Improving Productivity at Work with Electric Tow Tugs

Here at Tractive Power, we design bespoke, market leading electric tow tugs that aim to bring a wide variety of benefits to your organisation. Just one of these benefits is how much introducing an electric tow tug can improve the productivity of your workplace. In our latest blog post, we’ll be exploring exactly how they…

What is an Electric Tug?

An electric tug is a utility vehicle, which enables the operator to move heavy loads through narrow spaces with ease and safely. It’s very likely that if you’re reading this article, you’re hoping that an electric tug will make moving things in your workplace easier. That’s where Tractive Power can help! We specialise in providing…

Five Reasons to Use Tractive Power for Electric Pushers

If you’re looking for the solution to a manual handling issue, it’s likely that Tractive Power can help you. However, we understand that selecting a supplier can be a difficult and complicated process. We also understand the level of detail that you will be expected to use when justifying a purchase to your business. To…