Hyster’s focus on forestry


Hyster has developed a forklift specifically for the lumber industry. Not only does the vehicle possess an EPA Tier 4 Final-compliant engine, the vehicle has forks tailored to carrying pre-prepared wood around a job site safely and without damaging the load. Watch the video to see the machine in action.

Interested in more developments from Hyster? Willem Nieuwland, project leader for Hyster’s zero-emissions Laden Container Handler, will give a presentation entitled Energy reduction and clean technology’ at the Electric & Hybrid Industrial Vehicle Technology Conference, which takes place during iVT ExpoClick here to book your delegate pass, which gives you access to all four conferences.

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James joined the Industrial Vehicle Technology International team in 2017. Previously he was Assistant Editor on an engineering title for several years and has worked for various other trade magazines before that. James is happily married and has a young daughter and son who keep him busy.

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