14 Jun 2016

Engineered Lifting Systems & Equipment Inc. (ELS), manufacturers of the Destuff-ITTM product line, is proud to announce the launch of a new rental program. Under this program, a Restuff-ITTM machine will be available for short and long term rental periods.  The Restuff-ITTM is a bi-directional unit designed to aid workers who load and unload floor-based […]

25 May 2016

The industrial revolution was based on people creating machines to do work more effectively. Many early adopters realized savings far exceeding initial estimates. This is similar to the Destuff-IT™. Once installed, on average, these machines have an ROI of less than 24 months and are exceeding the overall user expectations. Unloading operations see benefits of […]

24 May 2016

Machine innovations have typically been driven by a need to make work easier. The Destuff-IT™ is undeniably good at what it is designed to do and is a ‘game changer’. It delivers more than what is expected and is distinctively different from other solutions such as extendable belt conveyors and powered roller conveyors. It functions […]

20 May 2016

Let’s explore the holdbacks to purchasing new equipment. Ethics, safety, company culture and environmental concerns can all affect the decision-making process. Prioritizing capital expenditures can also be challenging as there can be competing projects for the same funding. While there is a cost to purchasing new equipment, there is also a cost companies incur when […]

13 May 2016

In Ontario, both employers and employees play a vital role to ensure health & safety requirements are met in the workplace. At ELS, we take this responsibility seriously. In accordance with the Ministry of Labour, ELS has a Joint Health & Safety Committee which is composed of worker and employer representatives. Together, JHSC members are […]

21 Apr 2016

Regardless of the container size, size of box or weight of box, companies who start using a Destuff-IT™ machine over their usual step-stool method ALWAYS see a reduction in the number of man hours required to unload a container or trailer by 50%. Read that again — 50%. Because the number of man hours required […]

08 Apr 2016

Thanks to everyone who came out to see us at MODEX 2016! We had a phenomenal show. A couple of our staff left the show with sore throats, but for Richard, he left it all on the show floor. He spoke with so many interested attendees, he literally lost his voice! A big thanks also […]

01 Apr 2016

So many DCs & 3PLs operate using the same tools they did 25 years ago. Can you imagine if you still used the same phone you did 25 years ago? Your portable phone was attached to your car & it only made calls. It couldn’t receive texts or emails. It certainly couldn’t take pictures or […]

21 Mar 2016

Q: Does the Destuff-IT™ fit in a shipping container? A: Yes, both the Destuff-IT™ and the Restuff-IT™ are designed to fit inside shipping containers. Each unit measures (LxWxH) 143” x 81” x 83” (364.4cm x 205.74cm x 209.80cm) and the average shipping container dimensions are (LxWxH)  240” or 480” x 96” x 102” (609.6cm or […]