Handling Specialty Blog - lift equipment

Handling Specialty Blog - lift equipment

Want to know what it's really like to work at a custom, engineered-to-order material handling equipment company? To work with clients as interesting and unique as Cirque du Soleil or Lockheed Martin, and in industries as varied as aerospace, defence, rail, nuclear energy or automotive?  Watch this blog space regularly as we share our experiences, expertise and thoughts about what life is like at Handling Specialty. 

Learn what it means when we say: "We build big things to help our customers build big things."

Lift Truck Portavator

25 October 2016 comments

Designed and built to initially service the automotive manufacturing industry’s application needs in moving stamping line dies from one end of their facility to the other, the Portavator can be custom engineered and designed for any facility.

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Manufacturing Day event

21 October 2016 comments

In support of the Manufacturing Day event at Mohawk College on October 24, Handling Specialty took part in a film produced to encourage and excite students about the different career paths they can apply for within the manufacturing umbrella.

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Nuclear Facilities Material Handling Equipment Provider

12 October 2016 comments
Massive Platform for Nuclear Retubing

Handling Specialty works with clients in the nuclear industry to engineer and manufacture massive four post lifts, unique portable tilt and rotate platforms, gimble service lifts, bridges, retubing platforms, and many more custom products to assist in the refurbishment of nuclear reactors, nuclear waste storage, and day to day operations.

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Manufacturing Day, 2016

4 October 2016 comments
MFDDay certificate


Manufacturing Day is October 7th. Manufacturing week is the 1st to the 7th. Though our Private tour and presentation falls on October 12th this year, the month of October has been granted Manufacturing Month status. Our event has been added to the MFGday website announcing all of the potential tours available in your area. 

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