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…

Tractive Power Prove Big Hit at IMHX Exhibition 2019

The Tractive Power team were delighted to exhibit at the UK’s largest intralogistics and supply chain solutions event IMHX 2019 at the NEC Birmingham last month. Tractive Power was one of 400 leading companies in attendance and we got the chance to show attendees our latest products plus our established range of battery-powered tugs. Across…

Third Party Logistics Market Predicted to Expand

Tractive Power was delighted to be one of 400 exhibitors at the largest intralogistics and supply chain solutions event; IMHX 2019 at NEC Birmingham last month. During the four day event, a survey was conducted by market research company Sapio Research, to quiz the leaders of the industry about their growth plans over the next…

Tractive Power develop new way of moving Aero Engines

Tractive Power Ltd has developed a new handling system for safely moving Aero Engines within the aerospace industry. Traditionally the Aerospace Industry use standard engine frame trolleys to transport aero engines in and out of their factories for maintenance. The engine frames already have castor wheels that are sprung loaded and can retract so the…

Battery Powered Tugs need a Drum Roll

Tractive Power is seeing multiple application requirements for their TP500HD Tractive Pusher cable drum moving system. Cable drums are traditionally moved via overhead cranes in manufacturing plants, but overhead cranes have their limitations. Tractive Pushers are Your Cable Drum Moving System It’s not always possible to get the drum to the location required and it…

Meet Tractive Power at IMHX 2019 Exhibition

Representatives from Tractive Power are delighted to attend IMHX, the UK’s largest intralogistics event at the NEC, Birmingham between 24-27th September 2019. IMHX brings together professionals within the logistics, supply chain and material handling industries with an unparalleled chance to see the newest services and products across all three sectors. The driving force behind the…

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…