Forklift Blog

18 Thursday, June 18th, 2020

Meet Glen Corlett, Founder of Union Machinery


Glen Corlett, President, Union Machinery This guy knows forklifts - He has been in the biz for over 45 years!   Glen was raised in Cincinnati OH, graduated from Hanover College and spent some time in the Air Force. This is when he began [...]

Meet Glen Corlett, Founder of Union Machinery2020-06-18T23:19:03+00:00
26 Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

Tips to Help Reduce Your Material Handling Costs


Reducing your costs means increasing your profits; and increasing your profits has never been more challenging than in recent years. Our experience with hundreds of various types of operations, utilizing hundreds of pieces of equipment in more than a thousand ways, has exposed us to thousands [...]

Tips to Help Reduce Your Material Handling Costs2020-05-26T18:01:44+00:00
27 Monday, April 27th, 2020

Union Machinery Covid 19 Message


Ameren and Union Machinery are partnered to meet your most immediate needs.  As we monitor the events surrounding COVID-19, we've prepared ourselves to meet the ever changing challenges your organization is facing. As your material handling partner, Union Machinery supports your mission critical efforts in delivering [...]

Union Machinery Covid 19 Message2020-04-27T18:46:10+00:00
13 Thursday, February 13th, 2020

Tips to Improve Dock Safety


Docks are very busy places and represent a significant risk for an accident or incident, particularly during busy seasons.  There are some things you can do to reduce this risk and demonstrate the intention of creating a safe work environment for the employees that operate on [...]

Tips to Improve Dock Safety2020-02-13T19:39:29+00:00
14 Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

UniCarriers BX Series Electric Forklifts


A true workhorse, the Platinum ® BX combines a capacity of up to 8,000 lbs. and exceptional power efficiency with an advanced feature package that includes self-contained onboard diagnostics and controlled rollback. Add UniCarriers’ legendary reliability, ease-of-maintenance and preset performance modes — and you have the right forklift [...]

UniCarriers BX Series Electric Forklifts2020-01-14T15:35:26+00:00
30 Monday, September 30th, 2019

OSHA Reveals its Top Ten for 2019


OSHA Reveals Top Ten for 2019 At the 2019 National Safety Council Congress & Expo in San Diego, California, Patrick Kapust, deputy director of OSHA’s Directorate of Enforcement Programs, presented the agency’s top 10 violations for fiscal year 2019. The order may have changed slightly, but [...]

OSHA Reveals its Top Ten for 20192019-09-30T18:48:42+00:00
10 Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

UniCarriers Platinum II Nomad Series Forklifts


UniCarriers Forklifts proudly offers the Platinum II Nomad® series forklift as part of its extensive line of material handling equipment. The Nomad is the most unique vehicle of its kind and is ideally suited where both indoor and outdoor forklifts are needed. A compact chassis provides tight handling and greater [...]

UniCarriers Platinum II Nomad Series Forklifts2019-09-10T20:31:42+00:00
13 Tuesday, August 13th, 2019

Union Machinery Earns Platinum Level for UniCarriers AEP Aftermarket Program


  UniCarriers Americas Corporation (UCA) announced the winners of its Aftermarket Excellence Program (AEP) Awards, for the past fiscal year, ending March 31, 2019. The AEP is designed to recognize UniCarriers dealers who have achieved excellent performance in aftermarket parts and service. In 2019, seven dealers [...]

Union Machinery Earns Platinum Level for UniCarriers AEP Aftermarket Program2019-08-13T12:18:50+00:00