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…

Improving Health and Safety with Electric Tow Tugs

Here at Tractive Power, we specialise in providing excellent solutions to manual handling and health and safety issues in the workplace. We achieve this through the innovation of electric tow tugs, that can be made bespoke to an industry’s needs. In our latest blog, we’re going to be explaining exactly how our electric tugs ensure…

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…

4 Benefits of Using Electric Tow Tugs

If you need to tow products and materials through your business’s workspace, you should consider investing in electric tow tugs from Tractive Power. These utility vehicles are able to transport your products through narrow spaces smoothly and efficiently, which is especially useful for warehouse and manufacturing facilities. For our latest blog, we have put together…

Improving Workplace Safety with Drum Pushers

Tractive Power has worked with a number of clients who were looking to improve their workplace safety and factory productivity using drum pushers. If your business has recently expanded it is a perfect time to review your workplace safety and efficiency, especially when it comes to moving cable drums. For the production of wire and…

Safety is Key When Using a Powered Tug

The day-to-day logistics of running a hospital are diverse and complex and can change from moment to moment. This is why safety is of paramount importance and the best equipment such as a battery-powered tug from Tractive Power is needed. We have worked with a number of hospitals across the country, immediately and successfully putting…

Three Ways to Determine the Best Load Mover for You

There are three important factors to consider when choosing a load mover from Tractive Power for your requirements. The number at the end of each of our models represents the ‘Draw-bar pull’ capability of each unit. This translates as a person with good upper body strength can push or pull about 100lbs of ‘Draw-bar pull’…

Prevent Workplace Injuries with Battery Powered Tugs

One of the easiest ways to prevent injuries in your warehouse is to invest in battery-powered tugs from Tractive Power. A new report released on Materials Handling World magazine stated that 2% of workers in storage and transportation sustained an injury during 2019. This survey is carried out annually to monitor and assess workplace illness…

Minimise Risk for Retail Workers using Roll Cages

With the New Year sales well underway, retail and logistics companies are facing the pressure of keeping the shelves stocked and their customers satisfied. Roll cages are commonly used to transport goods between warehouses and shops plus within a shop from storage to the sales floor. The Tractive TP500 TET Pusher is a pedestrian operated…

Make Safety Your Resolution with Battery Powered Tugs

The best kind of New Year’s Resolution you can take up for your workforce is investing in battery-powered tugs from Tractive Power. Physical injuries in warehouses and storage facilities are still the most common type, usually involving improper manual lifting and handling. This can lead to musculoskeletal disorders from awkward postures, repetitive motions or overexertion.…

How Electric Tugs Keep Warehouse Workers Safe

Electric tugs from Tractive Power are one of the most cost-effective ways to keep workers safe in full and busy warehouses. Running on battery power our range of electric tug removes the manual strain of transporting goods and loads around factories and warehouses. Pedestrian tugs (as they are sometimes referred to as) keep the operator…