A Hyster Tracker Success Story

The Port of Oxelösund in Sweden is easy to reach and located directly by the Baltic Sea. It is one of few ports in the Baltic that can receive big vessels, and also benefits from the quays being free of ice all year round. Metal coils arrive at the port by train, which are unloaded […]

More Efficient Steel Distribution Unlocked by Versatile Hyster® Reachstackers

With automation, increased connectivity and evolving labour demographics reshaping industrial landscapes, change is constant, and the steel industry is no exception. So how can Hyster® ReachStackers help improve steel industry distribution efficiency? Today, mills must serve demand for steel in a variety of shapes and sizes, and face expectations for greater speed and efficiency when […]

Would an Electric Reachstacker Be Right for You?

In 2019, Hyster announced that the first Hyster® ReachStacker with a hydrogen fuel cell is being developed for the Port of Valencia, making it the first port in Europe to incorporate hydrogen energy in its operations. But what are the potential challenges involved with implementing fully electric equipment at terminals? Providing enough energy Creating electric […]

Buying a Reachstacker – What’s Important?

Many businesses specifying container handling equipment for ports and terminals are looking increasingly for ‘green’ trucks, such as the zero emissions Hyster® Laden Container Handlers and Hyster® ReachStacker currently in development. However, environmental targets aside, what attributes might you also wish to consider when purchasing a reachstacker? 1. Noise The reduction of noise emissions is […]

5 Trends Driving Hyster® Reachstacker Development

Hyster® ReachStackers are an essential part of container handling operations in ports and terminals across Europe. But what are the current trends and market demands driving the development of reachstackers? 1. Increasing size Market demand for larger reachstackers may be increasing. Hyster recently worked on the heaviest ReachStacker it has ever built for a customer […]

Hyster solutions at Intermodal Africa 2020

Tough Hyster® solutions for port, shipping, transport and logistics applications will be showcased at the 23rd Intermodal Africa show in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania from 14th – 16th January 2020. Hyster® ReachStackers, container handlers and high capacity lift trucks are built for the most intense port and terminal applications, even in extreme weathers. At the […]

Hyster container handling trucks with ELME spreaders

At the Hyster® Rhine Tour, visitors had the opportunity to see three container handling trucks equipped with spreaders from ELME, the world leading spreader manufacturer. The spreaders come with all sorts of features, such as lifting eyes for ReachStacker spreaders. The event also demonstrated a particular spreader with Intermodal Handling legs to pick up a […]