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materials handling

The movement of materials (raw materials, scrap, semifinished, and finished) to, through, and from productive processes; in warehouses and storage; and in receiving and shipping areas.
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Noun1.materials handling - act of loading and unloading and moving goods within e.g. a factory especially using mechanical devicesmaterials handling - act of loading and unloading and moving goods within e.g. a factory especially using mechanical devices
handling - manual (or mechanical) carrying or moving or delivering or working with something
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For instance, in Africa's Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT), a variety of bulk material handling equipment is used.
offers one of the broadest lines of metalworking and woodworking machinery, material handling equipment and work-holding tools available from a single source.
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Material type, size and density are among the primary considerations when selecting material handling equipment such as skid steers and wheel loaders.
Hydrauto is a Tier 1 supplier to OEMs of Material Handling Equipment, Forestry Equipment, Construction and Earth Moving Machinery, amongst others.
Covered in this Report This report covers the present scenario and the growth prospects of the Global Automated Material Handling Equipment market for the period 2014-2018.
While some of the equipment is specific to contractors who work with concrete and construction, virtually every manufacturer of mobile material handling equipment brings a fleet of vehicles for attendees to examine and, ideally, put on their shopping lists.
Exhibit 1: Material Handling Equipment Market in India 2011-2015 (US$ million)
This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Material Handling Equipment in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: Conveying Equipment, Industrial Trucks & Lifts, Hoists, Cranes, & Monorails, and Automated Material Handling Equipment.
Our customers continually ask for a state-of-the-art transport system to complement our stockers, controls, and other material handling equipment.
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