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How to safely buy a used ATEX forklift

How to safely buy a used ATEX forklift

Pre-owned explosion proof lift trucks can be useful additions to potentially explosive operations, but how do you know they are safe and are they dangerous? Darren Boiling from safety company Pyroban gives some important guidance. Wrongly specified ATEX safety...

Myth busting: Forklift Annual Safety Audits and Covid-19

Myth busting: Forklift Annual Safety Audits and Covid-19

In recent months, there has been a lot of change and disruption in many operations using forklift trucks and other materials handling equipment in potentially explosive atmospheres. We’ve had a lot of conversations with businesses that are unsure about their ATEX...

Celebrating 20 Years at Pyroban

Celebrating 20 Years at Pyroban

We are pleased to celebrate both Marlon Parbery and Rob Vesty’s 20th anniversary of becoming part of the Pyroban Group. Marlon (pictured left) started his journey as a Diesel Forklift Truck Fitter at the Pyroban headquarters in Shoreham by Sea in West Sussex, UK and...

Pyroban advises audit when extending ATEX forklift contracts

Pyroban advises audit when extending ATEX forklift contracts

Businesses with operations in potentially explosive atmospheres may be overlooking service requirements that are essential for keeping people safe, warns Pyroban. “At the moment, many companies with a need for explosion protected lift trucks are choosing to extend the...

Marlon Parbery takes Service Team Leader role

Marlon Parbery takes Service Team Leader role

We are pleased to announce the appointment of Marlon Parbery as our new Service Team Leader. Marlon has been part of the Pyroban business since 1998, having started his Pyroban journey as a diesel forklift truck fitter. During this time, Marlon learned valuable skills...

Checklist for restarting operations with explosion proof lift trucks

Checklist for restarting operations with explosion proof lift trucks

Darren Boiling from Pyroban gives a few tips about restarting operations that handle flammable material with lift trucks. Reports indicate that in the chemical and petrochemical industries, a large proportion of process safety incidents occur during start-ups or...

Pyroban gets active on LPG forklifts

Pyroban gets active on LPG forklifts

Safety company Pyroban reports that it is providing active gas detection on an increasing number of LPG forklifts used in areas close to Zone 2. “LPG remains a popular fuel choice for many forklift truck fleet managers,” says Darren Boiling, European Technical Sales...

Active gas detection solutions for short-term hire equipment

Active gas detection solutions for short-term hire equipment

Pyroban is providing support for businesses supplying short-term hire forklift trucks and other mobile equipment into critical supply chains handling flammable material. Pyroban has received requests for short-term hire solutions over the last few weeks from...

Supporting safety in critical operations during Covid-19

Supporting safety in critical operations during Covid-19

Protecting people is always Pyroban’s top priority. That is why during the coronavirus pandemic, our work to keep people safe in potentially explosive atmospheres is as critical as ever. Supporting critical industries Many of the businesses that we support with...