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Hyster to Develop Electric Reachstacker for Port of ValenciaMarch 2019Hyster Europe has announced it is developing a zero-emission reachstacker featuring a hydrogen fuel cell for the Port of Valencia, as part of the European Horizon 2020 programme and H2Ports project.Hyster Chooses Mercedes-Benz/ MTU Engines for Stage V Big Trucks in EuropeMarch 2019Hyster Europe has announced that its forthcoming Stage V compliant Big Truck range for European customers will be powered by Mercedes-Benz/ MTU engines.Driver Environment Focus for Hyster® Lift Trucks in Heavy Duty ApplicationsFebruary 2019As the driving experience is an essential element of success in high intensity applications, Hyster Europe is focussing on enhancing the operator environment according to the application, including in the wood, metal, construction, ports and paper industries. Industry 4.0: Hyster Europe Introduces Truck-based Robotics SolutionsFebruary 2019Hyster Europe is now working with French robotics specialist Balyo. At LogiMAT, the intralogistics trade fair in Stuttgart, the industrial truck manufacturer demonstrated its intelligent robotics solutions with the Hyster® LO7.0T tow tractor.Wood Wholesaler Holz-Tusche Depends on Cost-Effective Hyster® TrucksOctober 2018For more than 30 years, wood wholesaler Holz Tusche has been using Hyster® forklift trucks. 10 Features of the 2019 Hyster® Fortens® ForkliftJanuary 2019Hyster H2.0-3.5FT ICE lift trucks are now available with added value features incorporated as standard to deliver all-round benefits to demanding operations throughout the supply chain. Lift Truck Attachments in Hyster® Factory Fit ProgrammeJanuary 2019Hyster Europe has announced that three types of lift truck attachments, with ten possible configurations, are now available straight from the factory as part of the original lift truck build. Hyster Europe Showcases Innovative Warehouse and Logistics Solutions at LogiMAT 2019December 2018At LogiMAT 2019, which takes place from 19th to 21st February in Stuttgart, Germany, Hyster Europe will present 360-degree solutions for warehouse and logistics applications, including a focus on innovative robotics solutions. 360 Degree Additions Extend Hyster® Fortens® All Round BenefitsNovember 2018Increased demand and diversity in materials handling operations is driving the development of solutions that go beyond trucks, according to Hyster Europe. Hyster® Logistics Solutions in Motion at ELA ContainerOctober 2018Every minute counts at ELA Container GmbH where mobile buildings must be loaded and unloaded quickly in the depot so that they can be used for office and school buildings, sleeping quarters and kindergartens, plus as bank branches, sanitary facilities, treatment and storage rooms. Hyster® Reveals Fuel Cell Container Handler at Greenport CongressOctober 2018Visitors to the Greenport Congress from 16-19 October 2018 received an exclusive look at the Hyster® zero emissions laden container handler currently in development.Design for Drivers Future-proofs Efficiency, Says Hyster EuropeOctober 2018While reports of self-drive cars and lorries captivate mainstream media, automated lift trucks are already a reality in a growing number of operations. STAGE V ENGINES FOR HYSTER® FORTENS® LIFT TRUCKSSeptember 2018Hyster Europe has revealed that Stage V engines will be available to order in EU and other regulated markets on several of its lift truck series’ in Q4 2018, including models in its flagship Fortens® IC range. Port Operations Preparing for a Zero Emissions FutureSeptember 2018Faced with increasing regulation, many port operators are now looking to achieve zero emissions with their handling equipment. Fuel Cell Powered Hyster® Container Handler for Port of La Supported by New GrantSeptember 2018Ahead of the Greenport Congress from 16-19 October, Hyster Company has announced the receipt of a grant from California Climate Investments (CCI) to support the development of a zero-emissions container handling truck powered by a Nuvera® fuel cell.Marble Handled With Care by Hyster® Lift TrucksSeptember 2018To avoid unnecessary costs, damage avoidance is critical for operations handling valuable loads with a forklift truck. Hyster Europe supports applications handling high value materials with reliable trucks and a choice of attachments. The marble handling industry is one example where a specialist truck is now available from Hyster to meet demanding handling needs.The Forklifts Taking a Fresh Look at Dust in the Construction ChainSeptember 2018Dusty, dirty working conditions are prevalent across the construction materials supply chain and can cause big problems for forklift operations. New Hyster® Rider Tow Tractor Supports Automotive Industry ProductivityAugust 2018Two new models have been added to the Hyster® tow tractor range to support operations in the automotive and engineering industries. Built to enhance productivity, the new Hyster® rider tow tractors are ideal for any type of line feed operation. Handling the Tough Wood Supply ChainAugust 2018As handling requirements in the wood production and processing industry become ever more varied, the right equipment and attachments are vital for efficient operations throughout the supply chain.Solutions ‘Beyond Trucks’ at Successful Hyster® Rhine TourAugust 2018The Hyster® Rhine Tour, which showcased Hyster® equipment and related solutions in real inland terminal applications along the River Rhine, has concluded.Extended Oil Change Intervals for Hyster® Big TrucksJuly 2018To 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.A Clearer View on the Updated 8-16T Hyster® Lift TrucksJuly 2018Hyster Europe has launched an updated 8 to 16-tonne capacity lift truck. Fashion Logistics: From Sheep to ShopJuly 2018Hyster Europe has worked with fashion logistics company Meyer & Meyer to plan their new materials handling equipment in record time.Hyster® Empty Container Handlers Provide Double Handling in Port of AntwerpJuly 2018An official authority that supports Belgium´s Port of Antwerp has certified the new Hyster® Empty Container Handler series as approved equipment for double reefer container handling. Hyster® Showcases Inland Terminal Innovations at Toc EuropeJune 2018At TOC Europe from 12-14 June 2018, Hyster Europe showcases new products and innovative handling solutions for inland terminals and port applications and addressed topics such as zero emissions operations and double reefer handling.10 Ways to Keep a Handle on Inland Terminal OperationsJune 2018Inland container terminals face many handling challenges, with increasingly diverse To support efficient intralogistics processes in ports and terminals, Hyster Europe reveals practical solutions for overcoming ten of the most common issues facing inland terminals.New Hyster® Automation and Innovations Support Connected IntralogisticsMay 2018With increased demand for ‘connected’ operations, Hyster Europe is supporting applications throughout the logistics chain with innovative 360 degree technology solutions.What’s in Store at the Hyster® Rhine Tour?May 2018Hyster Europe reveals dates for a series of events along the River Rhine showcasing solutions for efficient inland terminal operations.Latest on Hyster® Electric Container Truck to Be Revealed at TOC EuropeMay 2018The latest updates about the electric Hyster® laden container handler currently in development will be presented at TOC Europe.“More Than Just Paper” – Hyster Europe Reveals Diverse Recycling Industry Solutions at IFAT 2018May 2018Hyster Europe showcases its broad range of products and specially engineered solutions to overcome the handling challenges in waste management and recycling operations at IFAT 2018 from 14 - 18 May in Munich, Germany.360 Degree Hyster Solutions Overcome Industry Specific Challenges April 2018Hyster Europe announces several updates to help specific industries overcome unique challenges.Hyster “Rhine Tour” to Showcase Inland Terminal CapabilitiesApril 2018Hyster Europe is taking its trucks on tour to several locations along the River Rhine to showcase how Hyster® trucks support inland terminal operations. New products and solutions will also be showcased.Hyster Europe Sponsors Port Technology Conference at CEMAT 2018April 2018Hyster Europe is sponsoring the CeMAT Port Technology Conference, taking place on 25th April 2018 in Hanover, Germany.Lift Truck Awareness Helps Reduce Costs & MaintenanceMarch 2018As demand grows in a materials handling operation and loads become more varied, the risk of damage to trucks, loads and infrastructure can increase, resulting in extra costs, additional maintenance and more downtime. Berlin: Gabelstapler Schwede Expands - Partnership Agreed With Industrial Truck Manufacturer HysterMarch 2018Forklift truck distributor Schwede GmbH in Berlin-Reinickendorf is a new authorised dealer for materials handling equipment manufacturer Hyster Europe.360 Degree Service: Hyster® Dealer Network Provides Optimum SupportMarch 2018Hyster Europe has successfully expanded its dealer network in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. A total of 17 experienced medium-sized specialist companies now serve customers in the different regions of Germany.Hyster Europe Showcases Intralogistics Capability at Logimat 2018March 2018Visitors to the Hyster Europe stand at LogiMAT in Stuttgart, Germany from 13-15 March, had the opportunity to see ‘360 degree’ solutions for intralogistics operations, and specific industry applications.Genera Industrial Appointed New Hyster® Dealer for SpainFebruary 2018Genera Industrial is now the exclusive dealer for Hyster® lift trucks in Spain. Owned by multinational organization GAM Group, Genera Industrial will support the full Hyster® range of lifting equipment nationwide.New Compact Stackers From HysterFebruary 2018Hyster Europe has launched a new series of compact stacker trucks for stacking, storing, transporting or picking in tight spaces.Hyster Strengthens Presence in Swedish Lift Truck MarketJanuary 2018Hyster Europe has appointed five new dealers in Sweden to strengthen its presence across the country.360 Degree Solutions From Hyster Europe at Logimat 2018January 2018At LogiMAT in Stuttgart, Germany from 13-15 March, Hyster Europe will be showcasing its full range of solutions for warehousing and logistics, from ship to store to factory floor.Hyster and Kanoo – a 57 Year PartnershipDecember 2017Senior representatives from Hyster recently visited Yusuf Bin Ahmed Kanoo Group, the exclusive Hyster® dealer for Bahrain, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, marking 57 years of partnership.450°c Coils Get Lifted by 30 Tonne Truck With Chainless MastDecember 2017Hyster Company has adapted a 30 tonne lift capacity Hyster® forklift to simplify transportation of hot metal coils, while reducing truck wear and tear. Uniquely, the lift truck mast has no chainNew “Cool Truck” Recycling Package for 2-3.5 Tonne Hyster® Lift TrucksNovember 2017Hyster Europe announces a new ‘Cool Truck’ package for the H2.0-3.5FT lift truck series in Germany.Hyster Trucks Overcome Tough Tests at Sand-lime Brick FactoryNovember 2017From large quantities of dust, to extreme temperature variations, Hyster® forklift trucks help overcome the tough conditions at Radmacher Kalksandsteine, a sand-lime brick production plant in Wendeburg, Germany.Ascendum Maquinas Appointed New Hyster Dealer for PortugalNovember 2017Multinational corporation Ascendum Maquinas has been appointed as the new dealer for Hyster® lift trucks in Portugal.How to Handle Bulky Loads at HeightNovember 2017As property prices increase, many applications are maximising their storage capacity while minimising costs.New Hyster Rider Stacker Truck Helps Manage Variable DemandNovember 2017Hyster Europe adds a new Rider Stacker truck to its warehouse equipment range, providing more options for busy warehouse operations that experience variable demand, such as those in distribution, food and drink, retail and logistics.Training and Forklift Simulation. A Match Made in… the Warehouse?October 2017Hyster is exploring the benefits of using a forklift simulator in response to a growing number of companies interested in using simulation as part of their training programmes.CARBON-NEUTRAL CONTAINER TERMINAL TRIALS HYSTER® EMPTY CONTAINER HANDLEROctober 2017Intermodal transport and logistics specialist Frankenbach operates the only carbon-neutral container terminal on the Rhine, based in the inland Port of Mainz.Hyster® Develops 48 Tonne Electric TruckSeptember 2017Hyster 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.HCS Trials New Hyster® Empty Container Handler in Port of HamburgSeptember 2017The latest Hyster® Empty Container Handler, capable of double handling up to 9 high, has been introduced at HCS, a specialist in the repair and stock holding of empty containers based in the Port of Hamburg, Germany.Hyster® Shows 6-16t Lift Truck DiversitySeptember 2017On 21st September delegates from the wood, steel, construction and logistics industries visited Weeze in Germany for the Hyster Europe Big Solutions Showcase 2017.New LPG Engines for Hyster® Forklifts Increase Fuel Efficiency and PowerSeptember 2017New engines have been introduced on several Hyster® LPG forklift models in Europe.Hyster Lowers Handling Costs for Paper RecyclersAugust 2017 In 2015, collection and recycling in Europe increased by almost one million tonnes of paper in just 5 years. 4 Hyster® Forklifts With New Side Battery Extraction System for VBI WeurtAugust 2017Four Hyster® forklift trucks and a Hyster® Powered Battery Exchange Stacker have been delivered to VBI in Weurt, The Netherlands.Lift Truck Visibility for the Smart PortAugust 2017To improve the awareness of lift truck drivers in terminals Hyster is exploring and developing an increased range of options for truck-to-truck, truck-to-object and truck-to-pedestrian detection systems.Forty Years of Forklifts: Q&a With David RowellJuly 2017Following retirement from his most recent role as Senior Product Marketing Manager for Hyster UK earlier this year, David Rowell reflects on some of the developments he has witnessed over 44 years in the materials handling industry, and shares his thoughts about the future.New Hyster 11T Empty Container Handler Lifts Two Reefers With EaseJuly 2017The new empty container handler from Hyster Europe provides double handling capabilities for any empty container type, even for 2 reefers with the refrigeration units on the same side. 70 NEW HYSTER® FORKLIFT TRUCKS FOR KOENIG & BAUERJuly 2017The oldest printing machine manufacturer in the world, Koenig & Bauer Group in Würzburg, Germany, is now using 70 new Hyster® forklift trucks in their plants. An in-house guidance system enables trucks to drive around 200 different stations in the operationNew Side Battery Exchange for Hyster® Electric TrucksJuly 2017Side battery exchange is now an option on selected Hyster® 1.5T – 3.5T electric counterbalance trucks. 30 Years of Hyster Container Handlers at BCTN Inland TerminalsJuly 2017As BCTN celebrates 30 years of operation in June 2017, Hyster Europe will receive a new order for an Empty Container Handler. Hyster® Talks Zero Emissions and Double Reefer Handling at TOC 2017June 2017Hyster Europe discusses project to electrify container handlers and 11T high capacity empty container handlers at TOC in Amsterdam on 27-29 June. Mönkemöller Chooses Hyster® for Flexible Container HandlingJune 2017Logistics and forwarding company Mönkemöller Speditionsgesellschaft mbH has received a new Hyster® H40XM-16CH laden container handler to increase the flexibility of its handling operations.Hyster to Electrify Big TrucksMay 2017The scale of electric powered vehicles is about to take a giant leap as Hyster Company announces that testing is underway on high capacity lift trucks with electric motors. New Hyster® Stacker Built for Loading Plates and Double PalletsMay 2017To help businesses challenged with handling pallets over loading plates, bumpy ground or on ramps, Hyster has launched three new pallet stacker models with initial lift.New 2 Tonne Pallet Stacker From Hyster®February 2017Hyster® has launched a new 2 tonne capacity pedestrian stacker for stacking and retrieving loads from racking up to 4m high. New VGM Weighing Systems for Hyster® ReachStackersJanuary 2017Hyster Company has introduced two weighing systems that can be fitted to Hyster® ReachStackers and Laden Container Handlers to obtain a Verified Gross Mass (VGM), as required by the recently introduced SOLAS Legislation.Hyster Forklifts Overcome Challenges at Automotive Logistics OperationJanuary 2017Stuttgart-based logistics company Agility has replaced its fleet of electric trucks with new Hyster® H1.8FT LPG forklifts, enabling the company to increase handling capacity and extend service intervals in the growing automotive logistics area of the business.Naval Base Automates Control of Forklift Fleet with Hyster TrackerDecember 2016Babcock International Group has automated control of a complex materials handling operation in Plymouth, UK, using Hyster Tracker. Handling the Heavy Weight of the Steel IndustryNovember 2016The volatility of the global steel industry has fuelled demand for highly efficient and flexible handling equipment.New Hyster® Tugger Train System Supports Manufacturing ApplicationsNovember 2016To help support Just In Time manufacturing applications, Hyster® has launched a flexible, modular Tugger Train system.Telematics for Port Handling Equipment Drives EfficiencySeptember 2016Hyster® is encouraging port operations to improve efficiency by analysing usage data, restricting access and controlling daily checks on port handling equipment with the Hyster Tracker™ fleet management system. Katoen Natie Receives 1000th Hyster® TruckSeptember 2016Katoen Natie, a provider of international logistics services and port operations, has continued its successful roll-out of Hyster® equipment, receiving its 1000th Hyster® truck in the past five years. Tough Hyster Handling Solutions Showcased at IMHX 2016September 2016At the International Materials Handling Exhibition (IMHX) 2016, visitors had the chance to see how tough Hyster® trucks are meeting the needs of demanding applications at various stages of the supply chain – from ship to store to factory floor.Hyster Calls for More Forklift Monitoring and Controlled Operator AccessSeptember 2016Hyster Company is encouraging forklift owners, operators and managers to boost the efficiency of their operations by analysing usage data, restricting access and controlling daily checks. Hyster® Hub to Give a 360° View of Low Cost of Lift Truck OwnershipAugust 2016The next Hyster® HUB Event will take place from 4th – 7th October 2016 in Weeze, Germany, providing a showcase of lift truck solutions to overcome the many different challenges encountered by thriving businesses facing Industry 4.0.Top 10 Highlights From Hyster® HUB 2016October 2016Hundreds of visitors to the Hyster® HUB event from 4th – 7th October 2016 in Weeze, Germany, had the opportunity to experience a wide range of Hyster® products. “Breakthrough” 8T Electric Forklift Previewed by HysterOctober 2016Hyster Company has previewed its forthcoming J8.0XN forklift truck, claiming it is the first time an 8 tonne electric truck can deliver ‘near ICE performance’. Sub-Zero Hero –The New Hyster® cold store reach truckJuly 2016The new cold store reach trucks from Hyster® turn the heat up on drivers while keeping components well protected from condensation.Custom Container Pivot Attachment Turns Recycling Upside DownJuly 2016To help empty wood chips quickly from containers in a recycling application, Hyster has developed a custom container pivot attachment on a ReachStacker.Hyster® Cool Truck for Demanding Waste and Recycling IndustriesJune 2016To help tough recycling and waste applications maintain efficiency Hyster® offers a forklift truck specifically designed to prevent the common problem of engines overheating due to dust, dirt and debris.UK Forklift Factory Sets Worldwide Standard for QualityJune 2016As Hyster celebrates 35 years of manufacturing in Craigavon, Northern Ireland, Alan Little says that a focus on quality has been the biggest contributor to its success.Hyster® to Showcase Options for Fast, Fuel Efficient Cargo Processes at Toc 2016June 2016Speed, cost of ownership, weighing, data and the fuel efficiency of handling equipment are just some of the topics being addressed by Hyster® at this year’s Terminal Operators Conference (TOC) in Hamburg from 14-16 June. Improve Efficiency and Uptime in Recycling and Waste Applications With Lift Trucks From Hyster®June 2016At IFAT, from 30 May – 3 June 2016 in Munich, Hyster® showcased its wide range of products and specially engineered solutions suited to the tough and intensive operating conditions encountered in the recycling and waste management industry. Tough New Pedestrian Stacker From Hyster®June 2016Hyster® has launched a series of tough new pedestrian stackers that are easy to manoeuvre while stacking and retrieving loads from racking up to 6m high.Tough New Hyster® Xt Forklift Series for Everyday Operations, EverywhereMay 2016Hyster® is introducing into European production a tough and durable series of 2.0 – 3.0 tonne capacity forklift trucks, built in the UK to suit a variety of everyday indoor and outdoor applications in logistics, distribution and manufacturingHyster Celebrates 35 Years of Success in CraigavonMay 2016The 20th and 21st April saw the celebration of 35 years of manufacturing tough Hyster® forklift trucks in Craigavon, Northern Ireland, where the latest product, the Hyster® XT Series forklifts is being introduced into European production.Hyster Celebrates 35 Years of Tough Trucks From CraigavonMay 2016In 2016, Hyster Company is celebrating 35 years of manufacturing tough forklift trucks at its plant in Craigavon, Northern Ireland.Multi tool Hyster ReachStacker handles varied loadsFebruary 2016The Hyster® Special Projects Engineering Department has delivered a flexible solution to enable a Hyster® ReachStacker to overcome the challenge of handling varied load types.Hyster Receives GOOD DESIGN™ Award for Efficiency and Productivity Enhancing Stage IV ReachStackerMarch 2016Hyster Company has won a 2015 GOOD DESIGN™ award for its Stage IV (also known as Tier 4 Final) RS45-46 ReachStacker. Are Electric Forklifts Overtaking Combustion Engines? Asks HysterMarch 2016 Are Electric Forklifts Overtaking Combustion Engines? Asks HysterDiesel or LPG combustion engine forklift trucks used to be considered the only option to operate outdoors, but according to Karen Calver of Hyster, while IC trucks still have their benefits in many work environments, electric forklifts are increasingly being used outside. 2-part stevedoring forklift for lifting in ships’ hullMarch 2016The Hyster® Special Projects Engineering Department has adapted a 40 tonne lift capacity Hyster forklift to meet the challenges of a tough stevedoring application.Hyster showcases robust solutions for warehouse logistics at Logimat 2016March 2016Storage capacity in warehouses and logistics centers is often in short supply so it is increasingly important for managers to maximise every square metre.24 Hours in the Warehouse with HysterApril 2016How does a busy warehouse thrive during a 24 hour shift?Hyster demonstrates full range of port equipment at TOC Middle East 2015December 2015The full range of Hyster materials handling equipment, from pallet trucks to container handlers, plays a key role in many port centric operations. The Real Cost Of Owning a 2.5t ForkliftOctober 2015Hyster releases infographic explaining the real cost of owning a 2.5t capacity ICE forklift, wherever you are in the supply chain.Hyster Approved Used - The way forward?October 2015Hyster ‘Approved Used’ forklift trucks are said to deliver a higher rate of reliability and better value than some of the lower priced new trucks currently on the market. David McIntyre from Hyster explains why this is his opinion, and what operations managers should look for in a refurbished 2-3.5t capacity forklift.Cool new Hyster truck for paper recycling industry revealed at RWMSeptember 2015Hyster has launched a new forklift truck designed for the paper industry to overcome the common problem of engines overheating due to dust and paper debris. The new truck will be on show publically for the first time at a resource efficiency and waste management event, RWM, in Birmingham, UK from 15-17 September.Eisenwerk Martinlamitz (EWM) relies on tough materials handling equipment from HysterAugust 2015After several years of testing, Eisenwerk Martinlamitz now exclusively relies on the robust materials handling equipment from Hyster, which is designed specifically for use in iron and steel works. The specially-equipped forklift trucks can withstand the heat of the furnace in the plant and can be used where space is limited.Hyster ReachStackers are the 'backbone' of Packing Center Hamburg operationAugust 2015New Hyster® RS46-36CH ReachStackers are considered to form the backbone of the operation at Packing Center Hamburg (PCH). Every year, approximately 35,000 TEUs are loaded and unloaded for import and export at the PCH container packing station – and that number is growing.Tough Hyster trucks help PPC Cement enhance efficiency and customer satisfactionSeptember 2012 South African cement manufacturing plant, PPC Cement has improved operational efficiency and enhanced customer satisfaction levels, by using tough Hyster forklift trucks with specialist double pallet handling attachments.Hyster widens application focusJuly 2015"The Hyster business is now structured to focus more on the user's application rather than the Hyster product groups," says Ian Melhuish, VP Product and Industry Solutions Group, Hyster. "This is an important change that simplifies and enhances the buying experience with solution packages for specific users."Hyster reveals 5 reliability checks for ICE forklift usersJune 2015Matthew Allen from Hyster reveals five checks that determine if a forklift truck is reliable and will keep going when you need it most. Stacks more from new Hyster empty container handlerMay 2015With reports of increasing global container trade, the new 5-8 high Hyster® empty container handler promises excellent flexibility and performance for terminal operators faced with an increasing number of empty containers.TOC 2015 visitors learn how Hyster solutions lower port costsMay 2015Port specific solutions from Hyster® will be the focus of Stand D10 at the TOC Europe in Rotterdam from 9-11 June.Upgrades for Hyster Spacesaver forkliftMarch 2015The Hyster® 2-3.5 tonne Spacesaver series of LPG forklifts has been upgraded with a powerful new engine, new mast designs and other features to provide higher performance and reliability, when working in tight warehouse spaces.Tough New Pallet Truck from HysterMarch 2015The new Hyster® P1.6-2.2 pedestrian powered pallet truck series has been intelligently designed throughout to deliver reliability, durability, and a low cost of operation.5 New Hyster empty container handlers for RSTFebruary 2015Rotterdam Shortsea Terminals (RST) has received five new Hyster® empty container handlers for its fast 24/7 operation, which handles up to ten container-ships a day. The new machines replace five existing Hyster empty container handlers commissioned in 2009.Hyster celebrates build of 1000th ReachStackerJanuary 2015"This 1000th ReachStacker is very special because it is one of the first Tier 4 final / Stage IV trucks to leave this factory," says Lucien Robroek, Vice President Big Trucks, NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG). "This design builds on our reputation of durability and tough trucks."Building the 1000th Hyster ReachStackerJanuary 2015"A dedication to quality runs through every aspect of designing, manufacturing, and delivering all Hyster® products," says Peter van Sommeren, Manufacturing Operations Manager at the NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG) factory in Nijmegen, the Netherlands as the 1000th Hyster ReachStacker flows along the production line.Hyster shows 25pc fuel savings from Stage IV / Tier 4fJanuary 2015“We now have up to 25pc fuel savings on our 2015 models, without loss of performance, compared to Stage IIIA 2010 trucks and many of our competitors,” says Jan Willem van den Brand, Product Strategy Manager Big Trucks, at a press conference at the factory where the 1000th Hyster® ReachStacker had just come off the production line. What Hyster® forklift drivers see, hear and feelNovember 2014When a forklift driver is expected to be productive for the duration of an 8 hour shift, the total driving experience really matters. David Rowell, Hyster Product Marketing Manager, reveals 15 ways that Hyster has developed its diesel and LPG Fortens™ range of 2-3.5 tonne trucks to optimise what a driver sees, hears and feels.Hyster® LPG forklift changes benefit indoor operatorsOctober 2014Hyster has introduced a new engine in its 2-3.5 tonne Fortens™ range of LPG forklifts offering high performance for intensive applications, as well as maximum fuel efficiency, low noise, low vibration and outstanding reliability.11 ways Hyster toughens up the supply chainOctober 2014Widely regarded as the toughest forklifts in the industry, the Hyster® Fortens™ series of IC trucks has undergone a transformation with new engines and mast options in the 2-3.5 tonne range.Mast design gives panoramic vision for Hyster forklift driversAugust 2014Hyster has redeveloped the mast on its 2-3.5 tonne ICE and electric forklifts to give drivers maximum fork visibility, resulting in faster cycle times and greater productivity.New forklift seat belts enforce driver belt useJuly 2014Forklift supervisors and managers will have an easier job enforcing seat belt use with the introduction of high visibility seat belts from Hyster.Brute strength from Hyster in a compact electric forkliftJuly 2014The new Hyster E4-5.5XN electric forklift truck series offers the same tough qualities as an IC (Internal Combustion) forklift truck delivering brute strength for intensive work.Hyster® Big Trucks Further Lower Fuel Usage Through Introduction Of Stage Iv - Tier 4 FinalMay 2014 Hyster has launched a full range of Stage IV / Tier 4 final compliant Big Trucks offering fuel savings of up to 25% for ports, terminals and heavy industry. Hyster® Tyre Handlers Help Increase Mining Machine UptimeMay 2014 Hyster has introduced a new series of tyre handling trucks for mining and earth moving equipment industries. The Hyster Tyre Handlers help to provide fast and cost effective changing of giant tyres on heavy duty mining trucks, while ensuring maximum protection for mechanics.New Hyster® Forklift For Metal IndustryMay 2014 Hyster has launched a new 16-18 tonne capacity forklift series for tough metal processing environments and storage applications.The Full Hyster Line For Port Centric OperationsMay 2014 The full range of Hyster materials handling equipment, from pallet trucks to container handlers, plays a key role in many port centric operations. Hyster remains the only full line supplier providing a complete solution to transfer goods from ship to store.Tier 4 Final Stage IV on Hyster agenda at TOC EuropeJune 2014 Tier 4 final / Stage IV regulations will be an important topic on the Hyster Europe stand F4 at TOC Europe 2014, from 24-26 June at ExCel in London, UK. This follows the launch of Tier 4 final (Tier 4f) / Stage IV compliant Hyster Big Trucks, offering fuel savings of up to 25% for ports, terminals and heavy industry.Building Block Manufacturer Powers Ahead With Hyster® Lift TrucksFebruary 2019Lorries fully loaded with building blocks in less than 5 minutes, happy lift truck drivers, exceptional reliability and a low cost of ownership: these are just some of the ways a quarry operation in the South West of England has benefitted since adding a new Hyster® lift truck to its operation. Strong Hyster Partnerships Deliver Low Cost Of OperationJune 2014A low overall cost of operation is one of the key benefits delivered to Hyster lift truck customers, thanks to a number of contributing factors, including innovative, tough products an understanding of specific applications requirements, global distribution partnerships and specialist cooperation with strategic supplier partners.Hyster HUB Event Simulates Demanding Handling ApplicationsMay 2014On a former airbase outside Düsseldorf, Germany, visitors to the Hyster HUB Event in May witnessed the latest technologies and developments helping to optimise complex supply chains. Compact Hyster® S7 Forklift is tough on paper weightApril 2014With space at a premium in paper reel warehouses, the compact Hyster® ‘S7’ forklift is flexing its 7 tonne strength with just a 4 tonne equivalent footprint. A clean lift for the paper industry with the new Hyster 12t forkliftMarch 2014The new 12 tonne capacity forklift from Hyster is reducing cost and improving productivity in the paper supply chain, and is helping to keep warehouse environments clean.NMHG Europe awarded Investors in People StandardMarch 2014The NACCO Materials Handling Group Inc. (NMHG) European Headquarters has been awarded the Investors in People Standard.Hald & Grunewald announced as new Hyster distribution partner in GermanyMarch 2014Hald & Grunewald GmbH has been announced as a new Hyster distribution partner in Germany covering the region of Württemberg. New Hyster trucks for bulky 16-18t loadsMarch 2014Hyster has launched four powerful 16-18 tonne forklift trucks designed to save fuel in heavy steel, concrete and pipe handling operations.Austrian Mine Gets A Grip On Hyster Tyre HandlerFebruary 2014To help change the giant tyres on heavy duty mining trucks at an iron ore mine in Austria, VA Erzberg GmbH has selected the latest Hyster tyre handling truck.NORGATEC Takes Over Distribution Of Hyster Products In Northern GermanyJanuary 2014NORGATEC GmbH has been appointed a Hyster dealer and, from 2014, will take over the distribution and after sales service support of Hyster materials handling equipment in North Germany. With 25 service centres, NORGATEC is one of the most powerful and experienced providers in the region.Rotterdam terminal reduces fuel costs with Hyster ReachStackerMay 2012Barge Center Waalhaven, a container terminal in Rotterdam, received such significant fuel cost reductions by introducing a new Hyster ReachStacker, that the Waalhaven Group has placed another order for a new Hyster ReachStacker and an empty container handler in Born.Latest Hyster 8-16t Forklifts Provide Versatility For Demanding ApplicationsNovember 2013The latest generation of 8-16T capacity lift trucks from Hyster provide exceptional versatility and power for demanding applications where attachment usage is common.The Compact Hyster Fortens Forklift For Operation In Tight SpacesNovember 2013A series of compact Hyster® Fortens® Cushion Tyre forklift trucks has been specially developed for high lift applications in confined areas.How To Buy A Reach TruckOctober 2013Reach trucks are a key ingredient for warehouses in all industry sectors. Robert O’Donoghue, Senior Product Strategy Manager, NMHG, provides 20 useful tips on what to look for when buying or hiring a reach truck in today’s marketplace, explaining why some features play such an important role.How Tough Trucks Boost Warehouse PerformanceOctober 2013Reliability is the most important truck feature for many warehouse managers according to research conducted by Hyster. But how do tough and reliable trucks have an impact on warehouse performance?New Hyster Reach Truck To Be Produced At Masate PlantOctober 2013Production of the new Hyster® Reach Truck will take place at the NMHG production plant in Masate, Italy.The Difference Is Clear With Mast On New Hyster Reach TruckOctober 2013The unique mast design featured on the new Hyster® Reach Truck lifts to an impressive 12.5m with exceptional stability and speed, offering high residual capacities.New Hyster Reach Truck UnveiledOctober 2013The new reach truck from Hyster has been launched at simultaneous events across Europe. The new model has propelled Hyster to the forefront of reach truck design, now making the brand one of the strongest partners for warehouse operations all over the world.'Profitable Low Emissions’ Extended To New Hyster H8-16xm RangeSeptember 2013Following the Hyster approach to low emissions container handling trucks, this ninth generation series of 8-16 tonne lift capacity Hyster® Big Trucks has been designed for use in demanding applications, such as within the ports and terminals, mining, construction, paper, logistics and heavy industry sectors. New Telemetry Offering From HysterAugust 2013Hyster has launched a new Wireless Access Monitoring System, Hyster® Tracker, which enables effective fleet management to support demanding materials handling operations. Latest Hyster Low Emission Big Trucks Hot Topic At TOC EuropeJune 2013Visitors to stand B50 at TOC Europe Exhibition and Conference, held at the Ahoy in Rotterdam from 25-27 June, will learn how the latest Hyster H8-16XM series forklift trucks deliver significant cost savings to Ports and Terminals operations.Intelligent Hyster Designs Shown At TOCJune 2013Hyster specialists at TOC Europe at the Ahoy in Rotterdam, from 25-27 June, will be offering advice to help optimise materials handling operations in Ports and Terminals. New Hyster Global Website Helps Forklift Decision Making ProcessJuly 2013A new ‘class-leading’ global Hyster website has been launched to help companies identify suitable trucks for their specific materials handling applications to aid the decision making process.9 Trends Lifting Car ProductionJune 2017Materials handling expert Tracy Brooks from Hyster reveals some of the trends to watch out for in the automotive supply chain as we approach 2018.Hyster Celebrates 60 Years Of Manufacturing In Nijmegen With Record VolumesJuly 2013The factory in Nijmegen, The Netherlands, where Hyster® Big Trucks are manufactured celebrates 60 years of Big Truck production in 2013, with reports of record numbers produced last year.Hyster Brings the Fuel-efficient Future to GreenportOctober 2017Hyster will address fuel efficient handling in ports at this year’s Greenport Congress in Amsterdam, taking place from 11-13 OctoberNACCO Materials Handling Plant Manager To Be Awarded MBEJuly 2013Alan Little, Plant Manager of the NACCO Materials Handling Ltd factory in Craigavon, where Hyster and Yale forklift trucks are produced, has been recognised for services to Industry in Northern Ireland in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List, 2013. NACCO Materials Handling Wins Environmental AwardJuly 2013The NACCO Materials Handling Group plant in Nijmegen, The Netherlands, where Hyster Big Trucks are manufactured, has won a Dutch environmental award, Milieuprijs Westenweurt 2013.Bauma Visitors See Hyster Tough Trucks For The Construction And Mining SectorsApril 2013Visitors to the BAUMA trade fair at the Messe München in Munich, Germany, saw how the extensive Hyster® materials handling offerings excel in the most demanding applications, such as the construction and mining sectors.‘Profitable Low Emissions’ Now Extended To Hyster H8-16xm RangeApril 2013New Hyster® H8-16XM forklift trucks, featuring new diesel engines and intelligent control functions, use less fuel to do more work than the previous generation models. A selection will be on display at BAUMA 2013. Hyster Tough Trucks For The Construction And Mining SectorsApril 2013Visitors to the BAUMA trade fair from 15-21 April 2013 at the Messe München in Munich, Germany, will see how the extensive Hyster® materials handling offerings excel in the most demanding applications, such as the construction and mining sectors.Hyster Previews New Telemetry Offerings At Bauma 2013April 2013A preview of the new Hyster® Tracker Wireless Access Monitoring System will take place on the Hyster stand at BAUMA 2013, from 15-21 April at the Messe München in Munich, GermanyHyster Presents Intelligent Designs For Handling Accommodation ContainersApril 2013At BAUMA 2013 Hyster will demonstrate a new design for handling accommodation containers.Six months on and Hyster and Briggs make a big entrance at IMHXApril 2013Briggs Equipment UK took over sales and service of the Hyster brand of lift trucks in the UK in October 2012. Six months on and visitors to IMHXat Birmingham's NEC from 19-22 March saw how Hyster® products and Briggs services are integrated and tailored for the most demanding applications.Hyster seminar sessions at IMHXMarch 2013A programme of specialist seminar sessions are taking place on the Hyster stand No. 1 everyday at IMHX from 19-22 March at the NEC, Birmingham.Ship to shore to store – Hyster handling capabilities showcased at IMHXMarch 2013At IMHX 2013 in Birmingham from 19-22 March, Hyster will demonstrate the role of handling equipment in transferring goods from ship to shore to store and the shop floor on external Stand No. 01.Hyster Lifetime Costs Attract Katoen NatieFebruary 2013Katoen Natie has purchased nine Hyster ReachStackers, one 25 and one 32 tonne forklift truck following a challenging tender process designed to identify the best total cost of ownership.UK forklift factory wins quality awardFebruary 2012 The Northern Ireland factory where and Yale forklift trucks are produced achieved the prestigious Northern Ireland Quality Award 2011 (EFQM).Production of forklift model ends after more than 25 yearsSeptember 2012 Last year, after more than 25 years in production, Hyster manufactured the last in a long line of XL 24v three wheel electric trucks.Saudi Arabian logistics company enhances efficiency with HysterNovember 2012Logistics Service Provider S.A. TALKE has enhanced efficiency and productivity at its site in Jubail, Saudi Arabiaand achieved a lower cost of operation, thanks to Hyster materials handling equipment. New Hyster J4.0-5.0XN forklift electrifies the 4-5 tonne segmentJanuary 2012Hyster Europe has launched the new J4.0-5.0XN electric counterbalance forklift truck as the 4-5 tonne market segment shows an increase in demand for tough electric forklifts.Tow tractor introduced by HysterDecember 2011Hyster Europe is pleased to introduce an electric tow tractor, the LO5.0T.Significant fuel savings with the new Hyster ReachStackerJune 2011Hyster has launched a new range of low emission ReachStackers for high performance container handling and believes that, in certain intensive operations, it can deliver fuel savings of up to 23%.Tyre and fuel savings for BCTN container terminals with HysterJuly 2012Two new Hyster empty container handlers have been delivered to Binnenlandse Container Terminals Nederland (BCTN) in Nijmegen and Den Bosch in the Netherlands.British Prime Minister visits NACCO Materials Handling Group (NMHG) factoryNovember 2012The NMHG factory in Northern Ireland received the visit of the Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday, 20th November.Hyster powers ahead with 24V forklift trucksFebruary 2012 Hyster® Europe has announced the launch of a compact 24V rear wheel drive forklift truck series that delivers a number of class-leading benefits including superior energy performance and a low cost of operation.Hyster records significant fuel savings in the Benelux regionMay 2012After prolonged testing by an independent user in the Benelux region, data shows that a new Hyster ReachStacker is using up to 5.7 litres (1.3 Gal) of fuel less per hour compared to competitor reachstacker models at the same container terminal.7 tonne “Spacesaver” Hyster forklift for tough UK operationJuly 2012 A 7 tonne "Spacesaver" Hyster forklift truck, reported to be the narrowest and shortest of its type, has been delivered to a fertiliser manufacturer in the UK to help increase efficiency in its tough blending and bagging facility.New Hyster ‘barge’ handling reachstacker lowers fuel costsJuly 2012As part of the new range of low emission Hyster Big Trucks, the company has launched a new reachstacker for barge handling operations, which can deliver fuel savings of up to 20%, depending on the application.Big Truck order for Hyster after ‘double green’ success at Antwerp terminalJune 2012After the successful introduction of two new Tier 4i/Stage IIIB compliant Hyster empty container handlers at the Port of Antwerp, Zuidnatie has made further investments in seven new low emission, high capacity Hyster forklift trucks.Hyster to attract potential fuel savers at TOC EuropeMay 2012Hyster Europe will demonstrate ways of achieving fuel savings of up to 15% at TOC Europe 2012 (Terminal Operations Conference and Exhibition), from 12-14 June 2012, at the Antwerp Expo in Belgium on stand C6.Retailer stores at highest levels with HysterSeptember 2010 UK Retailer, John Lewis sells a wide range of products of various shapes and sizes, presenting an interesting challenge for its warehousing operations.