Chemical Handling: Your Questions Answered

What are the main external factors affecting materials handling operations in the chemical supply chain? What are the industry trends that chemical handling applications should consider? Mark Nailer, Industry Manager for Hyster Europe, explains. Firstly, where are businesses in the chemical industry using Hyster® materials handling equipment? Businesses are utilising materials handling equipment at many […]

CANCELLATION OF LogiMAT2020

Due to the current international situation regarding the COVID-19 virus, the show organisers have now announced that the event is cancelled. This is as a result of an official injunction by the relevant authorities, and LogiMAT has confirmed that the event, originally due to take place in Stuttgart, Germany, from 10 – 12 March, will […]

Learn more about Hyster robotic lift trucks

Hyster robotic lift truck solutions, Driven by Balyo, can help improve the cost effectiveness of your warehouse operations. Support your Industry 4.0 operations, improve your accuracy, efficiency and consistency, integrate into your warehouse management systems, and help reduce the potential damages in your operations. The Hyster truck-based solutions map your environment using natural features in […]

Hyster lift trucks for beverage operations

Heineken is one of the world’s best-known brands, with a long and proud history and heritage as an independent global brewer. Hyster® lift trucks are in use within many of the 70 Heineken sites around the world, including Italy, France, Poland, Slovakia, Russia, Cork in Southern Ireland, and also Ghana, Nigeria and Egypt. Heineken Ireland […]

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 […]

Hyster Europe at Baltic Ports and Shipping 2019

Hyster® solutions for ports and terminals will be showcased at the 3rd Baltic Ports & Shipping 2019 show in Gdynia, Poland from 22nd – 24th October. At the Hyster Europe stand, delegates will have the opportunity to meet with experts to discuss the best Hyster® container handling trucks and related solutions for their specific port […]

Understanding chemical supply chain handling: Part 4 – Waste Management

Another important step in the supply chain is chemical waste storage at the end of the manufacturing process. Hyster® trucks are widely used by sites managing chemical waste. Handling chemical waste Chemical waste can include contaminated water, batteries, aerosols, glue, paint, acid and liquid chemicals, and is generally collected by specialist companies which treat and […]

Understanding chemical supply chain handling: Part 3 – Warehousing & Logistics

After chemical products have been manufactured, finished chemical products are usually stored in IBCs and sealed drums in an indoor or outdoor warehouse area.  How can Hyster® lift trucks help in these applications? Moving chemical loads with Hyster® lift trucks Following manufacturing, diesel Hyster® forklifts, such as the Fortens™ range, or the Hyster® J-series of […]

Understanding chemical supply chain handling: Part 2 – Manufacturing

Which 360-degree Hyster® solutions support compliant and efficient handling in the potentially explosive atmospheres present in chemical manufacturing? The production and delivery of raw materials to a manufacturer is the first stage of the chemical supply chain.  During the next stage in the supply chain, raw materials are mixed or processed to manufacture specific chemicals […]