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Forklift trucks 18–52 ton

When your business demands equipment that’s ready for the heaviest, most challenging lifting operations, Kalmar’s heavy-duty forklifts offer everything you need. These powerful, reliable trucks are trusted by customers all around the world for their reliability, flexibility and precision in a wide variety of terminal and heavy-industry applications.

Power and precision

Kalmar heavy forklift truck range is designed to meet the high performance and reliability demands of heavy-duty handling. This versatile forklifts is the ideal choice for applications with long shifts, heavy loads and there power and precision are both key requirements. Steel mills and busy ports are the natural environment for these powerful machines.  

Operating a powerful machine like this puts high demands on safety and requires a excellent all-round visibility. Our proven Sprit Delta cabin,  can be customise with a variety of options to improve safe suit your specific requirements.

For drivetrain you can choose from either Volvo or Cummins engines, both of which meet the latest emission requirements. For customers outside the emission-regulated area we also offer Stage 3A engines. 

The latest generation of engines enables a low operating cost and together with an optional variable hydraulic system it will further reducing running costs, while maintenance is straightforward thanks to easily accessible service and access points at ground level.

RoRo operations

For operations onboard vessels Kalmar's RoRo forklift is the natural choice.
With a height less than 3 meters Kalmar's RoRo forklift is able operative inside vessels and other confined spaces.
The short wheelbase makes it easy to operate both inside and outside the vessel. Available in capacities from 28-33 ton.

 

 

Power and precision in every detail

Safe operations
The Spirit Delta cabin allows excellent visabillity in all directions. Safety has always been on of Kalmar's top priorities and this range of machine is no diffrent. The machine can be equipped with a number of options that increases the drivers safety awarness.

Easy service
All servicepoints on the machine are within easy reach and makes service and inspections fast and thorough.

Stabile, versatile control system 
Kalmar’s proven control system is based on fast, robust CAN-bus technology and offers a wide range of possibilities for customising the truck’s functions.

Powerful lifting equipment 
Our lifting equipment is build for the thoughest operations. Every component has been carefully selected to meet the highest standards.

Technical info Specifications
Lifting capacity (kg)
18000-52000
Load centre (mm)
1200
Wheel base (mm)
4000-6000
Engine
Volvo, Cummins
Transmission
Dana, ZF
Cab options
Sprit delta
Technical info Specifications
Lifting capacity (lbs)
40000-115000
Load centre (inches)
48
Wheel base (inches)
157,4 -236,2
Engine
Volvo, Cummins
Transmission
Dana, ZF
Cab options
Sprit delta

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SSAB, Sweden

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