Converting an electric lift truck to hydrogen couldn’t be easier. A hydrogen fuel cell is matched in size, weight and connections from the lead acid battery being replaced. It is designed to meet or exceed the run-time of the battery being replaced. Fueling is fast, with a full fill to 350 bar* in less than three minutes.
Green Bay, WI – Fairchild Equipment has been awarded the prestigious MVP (Most Valuable Partner) Award for 2017! This is the third year that Fairchild Equipment has earned an MVP Award from the industry’s trade association, MHEDA (Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association).
Safety, safety, safety! We hear it all the time. It’s one of those aspects of business that we have to ensure we are doing our best to be proactive in preventing avoidable incidences. So, what can we do in our warehouses and workplaces that operate powered industrial trucks (PITs)?
CO Emissions Testing is essential for fuel powered forklifts that are operating indoors. Most companies have their CO Emissions Testing performed during Fall months. When it starts getting cooler out, the weather forces dock doors and windows shut so it's very important to check emissions and test ventilation systems during the Fall season.
In order for Hydrogen Fuel to succeed as a viable resource, successful material handling companies need to buy-in to Hydrogen Fuel Cell Powered Forklifts for their distribution centers and warehouses. The only way hydrogen fuel will be available is if there are hydrogen powered vehicles in the marketplace.