The annual FLTA Awards for Excellence event took place on Saturday 4th March 2017 at The International Centre in Telford. Toyota Material Handling UK was a winner in the environment category with the Traigo 48 electric forklift range.
Winner of the Environment product category, the Traigo 48 electric forklift range is a leader in energy efficiency. 8% more efficient than its next competitor in class and with improved power steering and enhanced driver control, this forklift offers increased performance, lower energy consumption and a longer operating life, even in the most intensive operations, plus it is available with the option of lithium ion. Its compact chassis and ergonomic upgrades provide longer operating life, even in the most intensive operations.
Tony Wallis, Commercial Director, Toyota Material Handling UK commented: "With the Traigo 48 we've delivered class-leading productivity through increased performance and lower energy consumption. The inclusion of Li-ion batteries as an option is also a big plus for our customers as it reduces the need for battery change in many operations ". Wallis adds "Innovation and developing products that help our customers to work safely and efficiently is a big part of our success and we are delighted that this has been recognised at the FLTA Awards for Excellence".