How Rail Pushers Will Benefit HS2 Project

The HS2 project was given the green light from the UK government earlier this month, meaning the demand for rail pushers is set to be higher than ever. Tractive Power’s TP500HD Rail Pushers is designed to pull train wheelsets and bogeys with the capability to move up to 50,000 kg. In our latest blog, we…

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…

Moving Solutions for the Aerospace Industry

Tractive Power’s range of electric tugs is an essential tool for manufacturers in the aerospace industry for moving valuable components and improving efficiency. We have worked with UTC Aerospace Systems (now part of Collins Aerospace) over recent years, even developing a bespoke skate system that frames can be mounted on. The issue for employees was…

Innovation is the Key for Warehousing in 2020

Creating a cohesive supply chain requires a level of innovation that will improve work processes and your workforce’s productivity plus their health and safety record. Here at Tractive Power, we understand the importance of having a team that can adapt to a variety of tasks. The use of one of our many electric tugs frees…

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.…

The Future of Aerospace with Autoclaves

Autoclaves have become an indispensable piece of equipment for processing high-quality polymer composite aircraft structural components. Tractive Power‘s range of electric tugs are used regularly by aerospace manufacturers to move parts in and out of autoclaves, usually towing the trolley with dorsal fins/wings and butt up to the autoclave. Why Autoclaves are so Important Today…

Come Fly with Electric Tow Tugs

Electric tow tugs from Tractive Power are frequently used in airports, handling various items and helping airlines keep on the schedule ahead of the upcoming busy winter schedule. Tasks include moving baggage trolleys, passenger steps, waste bins and luggage carts making it safe and efficient to transport large volumes of luggage from aircraft to the…

Get Ready for #BlackFriday with a Tractive Unit

As Black Friday looms once again, retailers will need to make sure they have one of our tractive units on hand to deal with customers looking for bargains galore. Tractive Power battery-powered tugs are commonly used in logistics and retail environments for towing trolleys, trailers and dollies. Efficient Logistics with Tractive Power Here are four…

Rail Bogies Help Keep Our Trains on the Track

Rail bogies are one of the vital cogs that help to keep our trains on the tracks all over the country. Because rail bogies are heavy-duty, the best way to move them around is using rail pushers from Tractive Power. Our TP500HD Rail Mover can move up to 50,000kg (50 tonnes) and is pedestrian operated…