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Crown Equipment Discusses Alternative Energy at The Battery Show

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (September 15, 2015) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, today announced Ernst Baumgartner, project manager, will participate as a panelist at The Battery Show 2015 in Novi, Michigan, September 15-17. read more »»

Global Brownfield Development: Crown Equipment Surpasses Five Million Square Feet

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (June 19, 2012) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s largest materials handling companies, today released its 2012 ecologic report highlighting some of the new and innovative ways the company is minimizing waste, managing energy and maximizing product and facility lifespan. The 2012 Crown ecologic report can be downloaded at www.crown.com. read more »»

Crown Equipment to Discuss Fuel Cell Forklift Deployment at Annual Symposium

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (May 1, 2012) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s leading forklift manufacturers, today announced Ernst Baumgartner, fuel cell project manager for Crown Equipment, will be leading a discussion about fuel cell-powered forklift deployment at the 2012 Ohio Fuel Cell Symposium on May 2. Baumgartner’s talk will focus on steps contributing to more widespread adoption of the alternative fuel. read more »»

Crown Equipment Advances Global Fuel Cell Initiatives

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (April 25, 2012) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s leading forklift manufacturers, today announced a couple of initiatives supporting its customers’ exploration and deployment of fuel cell-powered forklifts. Developments include qualification of sit-down counterbalanced forklifts to operate with fuel cells and deployment of France’s first fleet of hydrogen fuel cell-powered forklifts. read more »»

Crown Forklift User Survey Finds Sustainability, Efficiency Key Concerns as Fleets Expand

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (November 15, 2011) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s leading forklift manufacturers, released today results of its proprietary Forklift User Survey. The survey, which was conducted in late summer, represents feedback from approximately 600 forklift users involved in the purchase of lifts trucks in the material handling industry on issues ranging from fleet size to technology use.

The survey revealed that amid the challenging times of the past three years, a slight majority (51 percent) of respondents increased the size of their fleet while fewer than 10 percent reduced their fleet during this period. When looking to the future, 47 percent expect fleet size to grow during the next three years while 50 percent anticipate their fleet will stay the same size. Less than five percent expect their fleets to get smaller. read more »»

Crown Equipment Makes Big Addition to RM 6000 Series with a Narrower Chassis Reach Truck

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (November 7, 2011) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s leading forklift manufacturers, announced today that it has added a narrower chassis truck to its Crown RM 6000 Series of narrow aisle reach trucks with the MonoLift™ mast. The new model has a 42-inch wide chassis and can reach 400 inches while delivering up to 1,000 pounds more capacity at full height. The RM Series is designed with a patent-pending boxed-in cross section mast to reduce twisting and flexing associated with dual, upright, conventional masts.

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Crown Equipment Builds 500th Fuel Cell-Powered Forklift

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (September 21, 2011) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s leading forklift manufacturers, today announced that it has built its 500th new forklift to be operated with fuel cells. This is in addition to the Crown forklifts already in operation that have been retrofitted during the last few years to accommodate fuel cells. The achievement represents a notable milestone signifying the increased adoption of this technology in the material handling industry. read more »»

America’s Largest Independent Coca-Cola Bottler Fills Up

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (July 11, 2011) – Crown Equipment Corporation, one of the world’s leading forklift manufacturers, today announced that a fleet of 35 Crown FC 4500 Series counterbalanced, fuel cell-powered forklifts were delivered to Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, the nation’s largest independent bottler for Coca-Cola. The trucks were installed at the company’s Charlotte, N.C. production center. read more »»

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