Is your company hesitant to make the switch from internal combustion to electric? Do you wonder if battery-powered forklifts can rise to the challenge of moving multi-ton, heavy-duty payloads. Or maybe you think battery-powered equipment can’t work outdoors, or that it requires battery changes to handle two and three shift operations.
Electric forklift usage is growing, now accounting for 70 percent of the North American market. If you’re part of the 30 percent still using internal combustion (IC) lift trucks, Stryten can help you make the leap to battery power (BP).
We assure you that battery power can meet and even exceed those challenges.
First, let’s debunk any misconceptions you have regarding BP.
For those of you concerned about the cost of switching from IC to BP, consider the following points.
Finally, let’s look at the benefits of using battery power in your operation.
It’s time to power your fleet in a different way. Battery power is a superior option, and at Stryten, we are ready to help you make the switch today.
By Bret Aker, Vice President Software Solutions, GNB Industrial Power, a Division of Stryten Energy