Case Study: Hyster® Lift Trucks for MM Wood

MM-Wood Oy focuses on planing and strength grading sawn timber as a contractual partner of Hartman Iron Ltd and JPJ-Wood Oy. Hyster® lift trucks are in use within the planing operation at MM-Wood Oy in Korkeakoski, Juupajoki. Established in 2013, MM-Wood Oy employs 16 people in total, using Hyster forklift trucks to unload lumber packages […] Read More

4 New Hyster® Trucks for Wood Handling

Following the launch of a new series of Hyster® general-purpose counterbalance forklifts and warehouse trucks, customers in the wood industry now have more choice when it comes to specifying materials handling equipment. Here are 4 new uncomplicated Hyster® trucks that are well suited to general-purpose operations in wood applications. Hyster® H2.0-3.5 UT IC counterbalance forklift […] Read More

3 Hyster® Trucks to Support the Wood Industry

Hyster® trucks have been meeting the needs of tough timber applications for 90 years, but how are they helping wood handling operations prepare for the future? Here’s three ways that Hyster® trucks support the wood industry with electrification, automation, and digitalisation solutions. 1) Zero emissions forklifts To help wood applications with an environmental focus, Hyster® […] Read More

Hyster Europe at IMHX 2019

How can you overcome challenges in demanding industry applications with the help of Hyster® lift trucks? That’s what visitors to the Hyster Europe stand at IMHX 2019 discovered at the show from 24 – 27 September at NEC Birmingham, UK. New Paper Reel Handling Solution Hyster Europe showed a specially optimised J5.5XN6 electric lift truck […] Read More

Hyster at LogiMAT 2019

At LogiMAT 2019, which takes place from 19th to 21st February in Stuttgart, Germany, Hyster Europe will present 360-degree solutions for warehouse and logistics applications, including a focus on innovative robotics solutions. In addition, a Reach Truck with tilting mast, particularly suited for use in confined spaces, will be on show. Visitors to the Hyster […] Read More

Hyster® forklifts for the timber industry

Hyster has a long and successful association with the timber industry.  Our reputation for reliability in difficult working conditions continues today – almost 100 years since our early models were designed specifically to work in this industry. The comprehensive Hyster® range is ideally suited to meet the various requirements of this demanding industry from timber […] Read More

Hyster Rhine Tour: Solutions beyond lift trucks

The Hyster® Rhine Tour showcased Hyster® equipment and related solutions in real inland terminal applications along the River Rhine. The events, which welcomed hundreds of visitors, included a focus on solutions from Hyster® partners. Awareness systems Demonstrations at the Hyster® Rhine Tour showed how cameras, such as those from partner Orlaco, can help optimise visibility […] Read More

Hyster materials handling solutions for the wood handling cycle

Materials handling operations across the wood industry face particular challenges. From handling raw materials to supporting recycling operations, solutions from Hyster Europe meet handling needs throughout the whole cycle. Handling lumber with a lift truck Handling in the wood supply chain often starts with raw materials at saw mils. This can be challenging because felled […] Read More

Hyster lift trucks for recycling at IFAT 2018

At IFAT 2018 from 14 – 18 May in Munich, Germany, Hyster Europe showcased its broad range of products and specially engineered solutions to overcome the handling challenges in waste management and recycling operations. All recycling applications, including wood, metals and chemical waste present specific, tough conditions as well as a common need to use […] Read More