Jungheinrich solutions help to make sustainable intralogistics
June 28, 2023 5:58 pm
Sustainability is in Jungheinrich’s DNA. The company’s product portfolio includes a complete range of pallet trucks, forklift trucks, reach trucks and tow tractors.
For 70 years, Jungheinrich has been a prominent global provider of intralogistics solutions, driving the progress of sustainable and innovative products and solutions for material flow. Through its comprehensive range of material handling equipment, automated systems, and digital solutions, Jungheinrich delivers customised solutions to customers, assisting them in overcoming the increasing complexities of intralogistics and attaining their sustainable objectives.
Jungheinrich Lift Truck India Pvt. Ltd., is a 100 percent subsidiary of Jungheinrich AG incorporated to serve customers of the Indian market. It is a sales & service organisation with a comprehensive portfolio of material handling equipment, logistics systems & services. The company’s product portfolio includes a complete range of a sophisticated variety of pallet trucks, forklift trucks, reach trucks & tow tractors.
Sustainability is in our DNA
Seven decades ago, the company pioneered the production of the first four-wheel electric truck. In 2011, it became the trailblazers in introducing material handling equipment equipped with lithium-ion batteries. Today, nearly all its forklifts operate on electricity, aligning with a strong commitment to sustainability, which is deeply ingrained in our DNA and is a fundamental pillar of our Strategy 2025+. The primary goal is to generate sustainable value, and this objective permeates every aspect of our operations. The Chairman of the Board of Management Dr. Lars Brzoska summarises, “We aim to reconcile economic, environmental and social developments and to place the needs of all stakeholders at the core of our activities.” By stakeholders, Jungheinrich means employees, customers, shareholders, business partners, and society.
Intralogistics is part of a global challenge. More and more goods are being produced, stored, and transported. Jungheinrich solutions help make intralogistics sustainable. One of them is the Energy system. Electric mobility is our core Competence. The company produces 100 percent electric forklift trucks, helping reduce CO2 emissions.
As pioneers in Li-Ion solutions, the company offers many trucks equipped with Li-Ion batteries. With in-house research, development, and production capabilities, it provides a comprehensive and unparalleled system in the market. Over the past decade, they have gained extensive experience in Li-Ion technology through continuous advancements. Jungheinrich‘s Li-Ion solutions deliver numerous consumer benefits, including the following advantages.
- Longer service life of the battery through prevention of deep discharge thanks to the BMS
- Opportunity and fast charging is possible
- Maintenance and gas-free system with 5 Years of warranty
- High availability of trucks and batteries
- Energy savings in comparison with conventional chargers
- Safe and easy battery charging
- No battery change and no expensive infrastructure.
Additionally, within the next year, the company intends to install solar panels, aiming to operate its facility entirely on a renewable energy framework. Demonstrating its commitment to environmental conservation, the company plants a tree for every piece of equipment sold, contributing to preserving and enhancing the natural ecosystem. Manojit Acharya informs, “Another major thing that we do in the direction of environmental sustainability is recycling all our old equipment. We refurbish our equipment from our rather successful rental market and resell them. This is a huge step towards reducing our carbon footprint and saves many resources which would otherwise have ended up as scrap or waste. He says, “This is an extremely environmentally friendly option because reconditioning used equipment saves about 80 percent CO2 compared to new production.”
Range of Lithium-Ion products
The BB / BC, electric forklift trucks are perfect models for classic forklift truck applications of loading and unloading. Suitable for occasional use in two-shift operations under light to medium operating conditions. It comes with an integrated side shift with the possibility to add attachments. Outdoor use is possible by using the outdoor option package (IPX5).
The New Reach Trucks ETV M series, available with a different performance package, is ideal for drive-in racking and stacking in the warehouse. High lifting heights, high residual capacity, an integrated lithium-ion battery solution, and low energy consumption saves you time and money. The standard and optional assistance systems ensure the highest level of safety and protection for every application.
Maximum throughput with the lowest energy consumption, High residual capacity for more throughput, New electric system for increased safety and more options, Integrated Li-ion battery solution &Tailor-made optional features for all applications. These products apply to industries such as logistics, retail, manufacturing and E-commerce.
Experience our range of Lithium-Ion products at India Warehousing Show, Hall 10, Stall: B4 from 14th to 16th June 2023.
For more info, visit www.jungheinrich.in