CARGOTEC CORPORATION, TRADE PRESS RELEASE, 12 MARCH 2012 AT 12:00 NOON (EET)
Cargotec will participate in the RAI Exhibition in Amsterdam - BedrijfsautoRAI on 17-21 April as an exhibitor. The exhibition is Holland's leading industry exhibition within the area, sustainable road transports. At the exhibition, Cargotec will present four new, innovative products that are world-class in regards to efficiency, sustainability and energy consumption.
"We believe that there will be a great deal of interest for all four products this year. We ensure that everything we present will be brand new, highly interesting and create value for all visitors. Cargotec's products are the most innovative and meet the highest demands for efficiency, sustainability and economy. Especially the preview of the world's first electrical truck-mounted forklift is exciting," says Paulo Cardoso, Marketing Manager, Cargotec Netherlands and responsible for the exhibition.
The four products that will be presented at the exhibition are:
Hiab XS 544 is our latest loader crane in the heavy duty segment, which can be previewed during the RAI exhibition. The development of the Hiab XS 544 has been entirely focused on being able to offer a loader crane that increases the customer's productivity, minimises maintenance and operating costs, and provides a quick return on investment. The Hiab XS 544 will be launched in the fall of 2012.
Zepro Taillift ZHD 3000, which will be premiered at the RAI Exhibition, is the most powerful taillift thus far in Zepro's model program. The ZHD 3000 is an innovative product that simultaneously offers customers a unique blend of quality, function, economy and durability.
Hiab Multilift Demountable XR 18S ProFutureTM - a hooklift that is truly state-of-the-art and contributes to operating efficiency, sustainability, and energy and fuel savings. The XR 18S ProFuture TM was launched in November 2011 and has already been warmly received by the market.
Hiab Moffett E2 Truck-mounted forklift - this new generation truck mounted forklift is clean, quiet, strong and durable. It will enhance operating efficiency with energy and fuel savings and will accommodate deliveries in areas that are noise and emissions sensitive. It will be previewed at the RAI Exhibition and will be launched at IAA in Hannover in September 2012.
Pro FutureTM is Cargotec's own marking for products and solutions with less environmental impact. These products and solutions have passed certain industry-leading criteria regarding power source, energy efficiency, carbon efficiency, local emissions, and recyclability. By investing in equipment with the Pro FutureTM marking, customers gain the ability to develop operations with improved sustainability while at the same time reducing cost of operation considerably.
Please visit Cargotec at the RAI Exhibition. You find us at exhibition stand 07.120.
For further information, please contact:
Paulo Cardoso, Marketing Manager, Cargotec Netherlands B.V., tel: +31 5222 7772 11
Katarina Hoel, Marketing Communications Director, Load Handling, Cargotec, tel: +46 8 677 53 61
Cargotec improves the efficiency of cargo flows on land and at sea - wherever cargo is on the move. Cargotec's daughter brands, Hiab, Kalmar and MacGregor are recognised leaders in cargo and load handling solutions around the world. Cargotec's global network is positioned close to customers and offers extensive services that ensure the continuous, reliable and sustainable performance of equipment. Cargotec's sales totalled EUR 3.1 billion in 2011 and it employs approximately 11,000 people. Cargotec's class B shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki under symbol CGCBV. www.cargotec.com