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LB Foster supplies wheel deal conveyor solution

A bespoke conveyor system from LB Foster Materials Handling has been installed at MINI Plant Oxford. The solution presents a constant supply of wheels to the fitting operators on each side of the production line in the most efficient and ergonomic manner. The main driver for the new equipment was that the wheel fitting position […]

LB Foster – first choice for surface finishing solutions

LB Foster – first choice for surface finishing solutions

LB Foster Materials Handling (formerly CI Logistics) will be promoting its proven surface finishing solutions on Stand No. 115 at the Surface World Exhibition from September 24-26 at the NEC, Birmingham.   From its Leicester based headquarters and manufacturing facility, LB Foster provides a comprehensive service to the surface finishing industry. The company delivers fully […]

LB Foster selected to design garment storage for 140,000 Eco Blazers

LB Foster selected to design garment storage for 140,000 Eco Blazers

Leicester based LB Foster Materials Handling was chosen by schoolwear specialist, David Luke to design, manufacture and install a hanging garment system for 140,000 Eco Blazers. The innovative six tier solution with integral walkways maximises the 10,000 sq. ft. of space in David Luke’s new warehouse in Manchester. Mark Woolgar is operations manager for David […]

LB Foster Materials Handling to exhibit at Logistics Link Live

LB Foster Materials Handling to exhibit at Logistics Link Live

Leicester based LB Foster Materials Handling is to exhibit at Logistics Link Live for the first time on stand 156. With over 30 years’ experience in the materials handling marketplace, the company’s team of experts will be on hand to explain how automation can help businesses to lower costs whilst achieving greater efficiency. Gary Bale, […]

LB Foster launches semi-automatic trolley boom

LB Foster launches semi-automatic trolley boom

We’re proud to announce we’ve designed a new semi-automatic trolley boom which makes unloading or loading goods on hangers (GOH) faster and easier. The new boom is connected to a gravity controlled trolley store which is located alongside the boom. A brush conveyor automatically pushes empty trolleys from the store along the boom, presenting them […]

CI Logistics rebrands to become LB Foster Materials Handling

We are proud to announce that as of March 1 2013, CI Logistics has changed its name to LB Foster Materials Handling. We’ve chosen to take on this new name in order to reflect our global heritage and underline our ethos to be a leading supplier of materials handling solutions, both in the UK and […]

CI Logistics installs garment system for 4 million units at Clipper

CI Logistics has designed, manufactured and installed a garment handling and storage system with the capacity to store up to 4 million units at Clipper’s new deconsolidation centre at Wynyard Park near Teesport. Clipper’s supercentre is built on 22 acres with a footprint of 350,000 sq ft. In addition it boasts three vast internal mezzanines, […]

CI Logistics provides automated conveyor solution for Caterpillar Stockton

Caterpillar established its Stockton facility in 1996 when they took over the plant formerly owned and operated by Brown Design engineering. Since its opening, the plant has been responsible for producing the key fabrications that go towards assembling of Caterpillar’s ‘F Series – Backhoe Loader’ product which is built in Leicester. “Here at Stockton,” explains […]

CI Logistics at Totally Logistics North

CI Logistics will be promoting its materials handling and logistics solutions at Totally Logistics North on stand B32 at Doncaster Racecourse from 26-27th September. The Leicester based company which celebrated its 30thanniversary this year will have experts on hand to showcase the many different ways in which CI Logistics can help companies shorten production times and use factory […]

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