The manufacturer of forklifts, container carriers, reachstackers and warehouse equipment HYSTER is a company of American origin with more than 80 years of history.
Hyster started as a producer of forklifts used in the forest industry in the United States. From the shout that workers gave when lifting the tree trunks (hoist them ) the name of this brand emerged.
Over the years Hyster due to the good quality of the machines became a manufacturer that produces an extensive range of machinery for logistics with capacities of 1-52 tons, from the small hand pallet-truck with 250 kgs capacity to large container carriers and reachstackers with more than 52 tons of capacity. Hyster belongs nowadays to the group of companies Hyster-Yale Group.
Hyster is one of the world's leading manufacturers of trolleys, carts and container-stackers. The company has more than 80 years of experience in the production of forklift trucks, warehousing machines and container reachstackers .
During development and production, Hyster aspires to the highest standard of quality and reliability. All factories are ISO certified and green initiatives are being undertaken by Hyster in the areas of product development and production to minimize the environmental impact of its machines.
12 factories are spread around the world for a common capacity of 100,000 trolleys per year. Forklifts from 8 tonnes and all container-handlers are built in Nijmegen, Netherlands. Hyster's European Parts Warehouse is also located in Nijmegen. 45,000 different pieces are available from stock.