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Heavy Electric Forklift Trucks

Kalmar’s heavy electric powered forklift trucks can help improve the eco-efficiency of your operations while maintaining the highest levels of productivity and safety. The Kalmar Heavy Electric Forklift is ideal for lifting loads from 18-33 tonnes for the metal, forestry, concrete, automotive, energy and container handling sectors.


Lifting capacity: 18000-33000kgs
Load centre: 1200mm
Wheel base: 4000, 4250, 4750mm
Cab options: EGO & EGO OHG
Power Source: Li-ion 163,245, 392kWh

Do Electric Forklifts Deliver on Power and Productivity?

By combining a highly economical electrically powered motor, with direct drive hydraulics you get a driveline combination that will provide on power and productivity while generating zero carbon emissions at source, reducing your carbon footprint.

The complete system has been designed to diminish energy losses, and regenerative power from the braking system returns power to the batteries, further boosting the overall efficiency of Kalmar’s Electric Forklift system.

How do I power my electric forklift?

Batteries and chargers are a huge part of your overall investment, making it essential that you get a solution that is matched to your operational conditions. Kalmar has taken a modular approach to battery and charging solutions. There are:

  • Four distinct charging solutions with charging capacities from 50-350 kW
  • Three different Li-ion capacities to choose from

How do I manage my batteries?

Kalmar’s Battery Monitoring System continually monitors the:

  • Voltage
  • Temperature
  • Coolant
  • Current flow

This guarantees your electric heavy forklift runs optimally over its lifetime. The system also regulates the charging of the batteries by transmitting recovered energy back into the battery packs ensuring you are using the power available as efficiently as possible.

How safe is my electric forklift?

With any electrically powered high voltage system you need to be extra safe which is why Kalmar have enclosed and shielded all high voltage lines. Should any connection be interrupted, the whole system will automatically shut down keeping your team safe.

What can I lift with my heavy electric forklift?

Any load from 18-33 tonnes with the right mast and attachment fitted. Kalmar offers:

  • Three different lifting masts
  • A range of forks and mounts
  • An extensive range of attachments for most of your heavy lifting requirements

A Kalmar Electric Heavy Forklift is ideal for moving containers, slabs, billets, pipes, coils, lumber, pulp, biomass material, concrete, building material and parts.

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Spurryhillock Industrial Estate
Stonehaven AB39 2NH

Riggins Farm, Cairnie,
Huntly AB54 4TT

Unit 13 Arran Place,
North Muirton Ind Est,
Perth PH1 3DU

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01569 763247

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