Volvo Penta and cargo handling and equipment manufacturer Fantuzzi Team Material Handling (FTMH) have expanded their partnership to include electric forklifts. Global experts in Material Handling Solutions, Volvo Penta and Fantuzzi have partnered so that you may work profitably, safely, reliably and with precision. Working closely with the Italian cargo handling and equipment manufacturer this partnership is a modular electric systems triumph for both Volvo Penta and FTMH and a further example of the Volvo Group's full system supplier approach in unlocking future application opportunities.
With focus on material handling segment applications, this partnership will see a full range of e-forklifts, up to 52-tonnes, developed. The 26-tonne capacity FTF 26-12, which currently relies on a Volvo Penta D8 engine, will be the first to be electrified as the FTF 26-12 EL. The 600V electric drive train will be powered by a Volvo Penta battery system with an installed capacity of 360 kWh. To ensure the machine secures maximum uptime, it will be compatible with high-power charging, at rates of up to 250 kW DC. This allows for a full charge to be delivered in just over an hour, while maximizing the potential for opportunity charging during any pauses in operation.
Volvo Group Proven Technology
Volvo Penta has a growing foothold as an electromobility full systems supplier and is making strong progress on its journey to net zero. The company’s solution comprises heavy-duty components developed and proven by other businesses within the Volvo Group, optimally packaged and installed to suit the needs of individual off-highway OEMs as a result of the vast knowledge and experience of Volvo Penta. To learn more about how Volvo Penta and Fantuzzi Team Material Handling have expanded their partnership to include electric forklifts please navigate to www.volvopenta.com/about-us/news-page/ and search Volvo Penta Fantuzzi Team Material Handling (FTMH) partnership or follow the website link below.
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Volvo Penta Oceania Dealers in South Australia:
Anthony Squire Diesel Services
35 Woodlands Terrace, Edwardstown SA 5039
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Ashbrook Diesel Pty Ltd
14 Elizabeth St, Port Macdonnell SA 5291
Phone: (08) 8738 2028
Can Do Marine
38 Chatfield Terrace, Wallaroo SA 5556
Phone: (08) 8823 3025
Sawley's Auto and Marine
33 Kennett Street, Kadina SA 5554
Phone: + 61 0412 532 984
West Coast Diesel Service
32 St Andrews Terrace, Port Lincoln SA 5606
Phone: (08) 8682 1753
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Authorised Volvo Penta Centre
70 Humphries Terrace, Kilkenny SA 5009
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Aqua Power Marine
9 Hi Tech Place, Seaford VIC 3198
Phone: (03) 8796 3900
Ches Power Group
Barrington Street, Bibra Lake WA 6163
Phone: (08) 6144 3111
Williamson Road, Ingleburn NSW 2565
Phone: (02) 9605 5522
Alexandra Place, Murarrie Queensland 4172
Phone: (07) 3890 7615
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