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 […]

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 […]

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® […]

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 […]

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 […]