In March, Welfaux turned 34. We’re celebrating by reminiscing on the complete, family-orientated journey of Welfaux Materials Handling.
The Very BeginningWelfaux Materials Handling was started by Trevor Welsher on March 18th 1986, as the realisation of a long-term ambition – he first registered the business name in 1972. Trevor spent most of his working life in the Materials Handling industry, selling slotted angle iron in the 1960s before moving into the forklift truck sector. › Read More
We’re better than the rest – and we can prove it! We are one of the first companies in the UK to be accredited by the country’s foremost authority on materials handling.Many people can sell or hire you a forklift truck, and all will tell you they’re the best. But few – if any – can support that claim with solid evidence. We can. Welfaux Materials Handling Ltd. has become one › Read More
The future is green – is your operation ready?Environmental impact is an increasingly hot topic both for businesses in their working practices and individuals in their everyday lives. As more customers seek companies with sustainable and eco-friendly approaches, it may be time for businesses involved in materials handling and warehousing to examine where they can lessen their environmental impact.
Buy Second-HandOver-consumption is a key contributor to environmental pollution. When everyone is constantly buying › Read More
The Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA), the British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) have confirmed that forklifts and other materials handling & plant equipment MUST continue to undergo scheduled maintenance, repair and statutory inspection during the current pandemic.Whilst cars and other motor vehicles may be exempt from undergoing MOTs during the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic, owners and operators of materials handling and plant equipment such as forklifts should not follow › Read More
With the recent COVID-19 pandemic creating confusion and uncertainty, the team at Welfaux would like to reassure our customers that we are monitoring the situation closely and are updating our practices accordingly. During this trying time, we are following the appropriate government guidelines and have implemented additional safety measures to ensure the health of our staff and customers.
We have created a questionnaire which we will complete before attending any sites to ensure that face-to-face contact › Read More