Quality built in for handling in the steel industry

Quality runs through every aspect of the design, manufacture, and delivery of all Hyster® products, which is particularly important when handing heavy metals. From concept to launch, every new Hyster® forklift truck follows a carefully structured development process and prototype trucks are proven in application before going into production.  For demanding handling operations in the steel […]

Complete Hyster solutions at Transport and Logistics 2017

A range of robust Hyster® trucks to support efficient warehouse operations were on show at Transport and Logistics 2017 in Antwerp, Belgium, from 17-19 October. Visitors to the exhibition had the opportunity to talk with the experts from dealer B-CLOSE about how Hyster® lift trucks can contribute to a low cost of operation in warehouses […]

Hyster brings the fuel-efficient future to Greenport

Hyster will address fuel efficient handling in ports at this year’s Greenport Congress in Amsterdam, taking place from 11-13 October “Ports, hinterland operations and inland terminals can all benefit from the fuel savings offered by the latest generation of fuel efficient lift trucks and container handlers,” says Rainer Marian, Big Trucks Sales Director for Hyster. […]

Hyster europe big solutions showcase 2017

The Hyster Europe Big Solutions Showcase 2017 on 21st and 22nd September showcased how Hyster helps varied industries overcome the different challenges of 6 to 16 tonne loads. Managing Space and Time Zone Part of a series of nine new Empty Container Handler models, the new Hyster® H11XM-ECD8 handles empty containers with ease and helps […]

Hyster® develops 48 tonne electric truck

Hyster Europe has revealed more details about its zero-emission, high-capacity, electric trucks, announcing that a 48-tonne capacity Hyster® laden container handling truck powered by electric motors is being developed. “The first electric Hyster® Big Truck, powered by lithium-ion battery, is at our test facility in Weeze, Germany,” reveals Jan-Willem van den Brand, Director Big Truck […]

11 ways to optimise materials handling operations with telematics

Optimising materials handling operations relies on knowing what trucks and operators are doing and how they are performing, from individual trucks to the entire fleet.  The Hyster Tracker telematics solution has been developed to enable applications to monitor performance in real time via Wireless Asset Management.  This helps keep operations on track, helps mitigate risk, […]

Are batteries the future of flt power?

“Can EuroBat make Hyster customers ‘lose their bottle’?” That was the question being discussed by Mathew Allen, Solutions Manager Counterbalance Products EMEA for Hyster Europe at the EUROBAT Forum 2017 in June. The 2017 Forum for EUROBAT, the association for the European manufacturers of automotive, industrial and energy storage batteries, took place on Friday 9th […]

Hyster innovations at TOC Europe 2017

At TOC Europe in Amsterdam from 27-29 June, Hyster Europe discussed projects to electrify container handlers, the launch of a new 11-tonne empty container handling truck, and more. Zero Emissions with Electric Laden Container Handlers In the near future, terminals are expected to be able to electrify their Big Truck fleets and produce zero emissions, […]

A guide to lift truck transmissions

Lift trucks vary considerably in their technical makeup, especially IC (internal combustion) engine powered trucks, with the transmission being a defining factor. But what are transmissions, and why do they matter? Choosing the right transmission for a specific application can be the source of many operational benefits. Hyster offers several transmission options in its range […]

Tracking mixed lift truck fleets

Whether your application tackles its challenges with electric, LPG or diesel powered lift trucks, or a mix of all three, the Hyster® Tracker telematics system can help to effectively manage your operation. Hyster® Tracker is an accurate fleet management system, providing a balance of information and simplicity to help materials handling operations by highlighting opportunities for […]

3 Ways to weigh with your Hyster forklift

Mobile scales provide a great solution for applications that need to accurately weigh the loads they are handling with a Hyster® truck, allowing operations to weigh during transport. As applications no longer need to transport every load to a static scale for weighing, this saves valuable time, space and manpower. There are many Ravas mobile […]

Hyster® trucks offer reliability in Romania

A full range of Hyster® equipment is available to support demanding applications across Romania with Hyster distribution partner – CEMPS. To support operations in Romania, CEMPS provides new Hyster® trucks, with full service and maintenance contracts. Reliability and strength is essential for applications in Eastern Europe. Tough, durable Hyster® forklift trucks and warehouse equipment meet […]

Aisle have a Spacesaver please

Space is a problem for many warehouse managers, particularly during peak times. That’s why Hyster offers the choice of more compact IC lift trucks that are narrow and short enough for specific operations, while still providing lift capacities ranging from 2 to 7 tonnes. So which tough, durable Hyster® Spacesaver should you choose? For a […]

Hyster: Back in Bulgaria

After a break of almost three years, Bulgaria now has an official Hyster® dealer again. The new representative of the brand is HYSTER BG, part of STAMH Group. Starting from October 2016, Hyster BG is now the official representative for Hyster® materials handling equipment in Bulgaria. The company is a subsidiary of STAMH Group and […]

Made in Italia – Hyster warehouse trucks

Storage capacity in warehouses is often in short supply, making having the right materials handling equipment vital for efficient, productive operations and maximum uptime. To help applications maximise every square metre, a number of reliable yet compact Hyster® warehouse trucks are available. From VNA machines, Reach Trucks and High, Medium and Low Level Order Pickers, […]

Two Hyster solutions shortlisted for FLTA awards

Two innovative Hyster products have been announced as finalists for the UK’s FLTA (Fork Lift Truck Association) Awards 2017. With zero emissions and advanced energy efficiency, the Hyster® J8.0XN Lithium Ion powered electric forklift has been shortlisted for the ‘Environment’ category at the awards. This truck represents a significant advance in the energy efficiency of […]

Virtual forklift experience with Hyster at LogiMAT 2017

At #Logimat2017 Hyster will offer visitors a chance to experience a high-tech #simulator, which shows how a forklift operates even under the most difficult conditions. “Our stand space at Logimat is simply too small to present the vast range of #Hyster® innovations,” says Emmanuelle Eroglu, Hyster Marketing Manager for Germany, Austria and Switzerland. “We will […]

Panalpina receives first Hyster reachstacker at Port of Hamburg

In the heart of the Port of Hamburg at Dradenauhafen, Panalpina Welttransport (Deutschland) GmbH is now using its first Hyster® ReachStacker. The RS45-31CH machine, which has a load capacity of 45 tonnes, is used by Panalpina mainly for the handling of containers for grouped goods. The container handler was officially handed over in a small […]

How to beat the Cross-Dock Clock

Rapid turnaround, perishable goods and high volumes may be the key factors for cross-docking in your operation, but what is the best way to meet or beat the clock? Paul Smith from Hyster explains. The most important thing for efficiency in today’s logistics operations is to keep the lorries on the road. Cross-docking operations present […]

The Hyster ‘cool truck’ for paper and recycling industries in action

Recycling and paper applications face specific challenges when using lift trucks, as dust, dirt and loose debris in the working environment can lead to cooling problems. To help overcome these challenges and enhance operations in extreme environments, Hyster has developed the dependable ‘Cool Truck’. The new Hyster® ‘Cool Truck’ uses an innovative hydraulically controlled cooling […]

Trans Middle East 2016: Hyster trucks for ports and terminals

In October 2016, Hyster attended the 12th Trans Middle East conference in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, to showcase solutions for ports, terminals and container handling in the Middle East. Over 400 conference delegates visited the event to learn more about efficiency in logistics operations, innovations in intermodal transport and best practice for ports and container terminals. […]

THE TOP 10 HIGHLIGHTS FROM #HYSTERHUB16

Showcasing Robust Solutions for Challenging Applications Hundreds of visitors to the Hyster® HUB event (#HysterHUB16) from 4th – 7th October 2016 in Weeze, Germany, had the opportunity to experience a wide range of Hyster® products.  From warehousing equipment to container handlers, Hyster educated guests about how these tough, application centric solutions offer both durability and […]

Hyster Forklift Factory Sets Worldwide Standard for Quality

Hyster celebrates 35 years of manufacturing in Craigavon, Northern Ireland.   “We have been making Hyster forklifts in Northern Ireland since 1981,” says Alan Little, Vice President Manufacturing & Logistics EMEA. “Back then, forklifts were less sophisticated, but we had the same principles of total quality management throughout the manufacturing process. “In the 80’s, reliability, […]

Tough New Hyster® Xt Forklift Series

Hyster® is introducing into European production a tough and durable series of 2.0 – 3.0 tonne capacity forklift trucks, built in the UK to suit a variety of everyday indoor and outdoor applications in logistics, distribution and manufacturing.   The Hyster® H2.0–3.0XT series, available with either diesel, LPG or dual fuel engines, give maximum uptime […]

Hyster Celebrates 35 Years of Success in Craigavon

The 20th and 21st April saw the celebration of 35 years of manufacturing tough Hyster® forklift trucks in Craigavon, Northern Ireland, where the latest product, the Hyster® XT Series forklifts is being introduced into European production.   On the first day of the event, guests heard the story of the forklift factory, which began with the […]

24 Hours in the Warehouse with Hyster

How does a busy warehouse thrive during a 24 hour shift?  Ron Farr, Manager Warehouse Solutions for Hyster, explains some of the biggest materials handling challenges in the warehouse and how to overcome them with the right equipment.  [Q]: When goods arrive at the warehouse there are often heavy time pressures to get the lorries […]

Hyster Approved Used – The way forward?

Hyster ‘Approved Used’ forklift trucks are said to deliver a higher rate of reliability and better value than some of the lower priced new trucks currently on the market. David McIntyre from Hyster explains why this is his opinion, and what operations managers should look for in a refurbished 2-3.5t capacity forklift. “Demand for refurbished […]