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 […]

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 […]

Quality Hyster® trucks: Made in Europe

Across three major manufacturing locations in Northern Ireland, Italy and the Netherlands, quality Hyster® trucks, from warehouse equipment to container handlers, are being made in Europe.  Hyster® Company uses global expertise and resources to ensure that all components are produced and all trucks are assembled to the same worldwide quality standards.  While each site across […]

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 […]

ATEX compliant forklifts and chemical waste management

The risk of explosion is continuous in the highly regulated chemical waste management industry. It can be a tough, dirty and challenging environment for lift trucks operating on these sites, and for the operators. David Reeve, Industry Manager, explains how Hyster supports these businesses with exactly what they need. Most chemical waste management sites will […]

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 […]

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, […]

Tough zinc coated pallet truck withstands corrosion

The Hyster solutions team has adapted the P1.6-2.2 powered pallet truck to meet the needs of applications that require a high resistance to corrosion. Using even the toughest pallet truck in arduous, outdoor working conditions can present challenges. For example, the salty, wet environment of a port application could cause premature corrosion on certain parts […]

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 […]