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 […]

Extended oil change intervals for Hyster big trucks

To support busy ports and terminal operations, Hyster® Big Trucks now have extended hydraulic oil change intervals, helping to enhance uptime and reduce total cost of ownership. Hydraulic oil is important for the upkeep and protection of the Big Truck hydraulic system including cylinders, wet brakes, valves and hydraulic components. Changing the hydraulic oil can […]

Choosing the right forklift truck oils and lubricants

Using quality lubricants can help to extend the running life of forklift trucks and container handlers, but they can also do much more.  Oils and lubricants from Shell are formulated to help meet the most challenging requirements for emissions and fuel efficiency, keeping your Hyster® trucks green. Forklift engines, transmissions and hydraulic components all experience […]

Bumpy, Dusty, High Shock-load operations

Storing slabs, brick or block presents tough conditions for a lift truck. Typical concrete storage sites are mostly unpaved and bumpy and can sometimes cause “load bouncing” when transporting long and heavy loads, often with an attachment. The strong Hyster® mast design is an important feature for bumpy sites, as seen on this 12 tonne […]