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Kalmar Straddle Carrier

Kalmar Straddle Carriers - excellent fuel efficiency coupled with high performance.

A Kalmar Straddle Carrier offers high performance, excellent fuel efficiency, low noise levels and is known for being very reliable. Featuring a diesel-electric drive, this straddle carrier complies with the latest exhaust emission regulations without compromising on power.

Technical information

Technical info Electric Straddle Carrier specifications
Stacking height (9'6)
3 or 4
Lifting capacity (kg)
44/55/66 tons
Engine
Diesel–electric
Automation ready:
Yes
Hoisting system:
Electric winch rope
Technical info Electric Straddle Carrier specifications
Stacking height (9'6)
3 or 4
Engine
Diesel–electric
Automation ready:
Yes
Hoisting system:
Electric winch rope

Why choose a Kalmar Straddle Carrier?

  • Kalmar Straddle Carriers are highly productive as they can handle two containers at a time and stack up to four containers high, lifting up to 60 tonnes
  •  You get a choice of highly efficient power units with our FastCharge Straddle Carrier producing zero emissions at source
  • Kalmar Straddle Carriers have the strongest frame in the industry with a streamlined yet extremely rigid design which requires no external bracing
  • For manual operations our Straddle Carriers are fitted with an ergonomically designed cabin that puts everything in easy reach of your operators
  • All of our straddle carriers are easy and safe to service and have servicing intervals of up to 1,000 hours
  • Your operators will stay safe and in control at all times, as our whole range of straddle carriers are fitted with an active stability control system, continually monitoring speed, turning radius and spreader position and slows your straddle carrier down when required
  • Our electric and hybrid range of straddle carriers also feature a rope hoist system with only eight pulleys, making them highly efficient, safer and easier to maintain than other lifting system alternatives.

 

An alternative solution.

If you are looking for an alternative to a Kalmar Straddle Carrier you may want to consider a Kalmar Shuttle Carrier which are smaller but can still work effectively picking and placing containers independently decoupling your operations between your STS and landside operations.

Collision warning system improves safety of manual straddle carriers

Safety is a key concern for terminal operators, and one of the key areas to address is applications in which heavy container handling equipment must operate in areas with mixed traffic or people. Equipment or cargo damage can lead to costly delays and disrupt operations.

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End of an Era: The Last Kalmar Classic Straddle Carrier Leaves the Factory

Kalmar is delivering its last diesel-powered Classic Straddle Carrier. The model has served as a mainstay at ports and container terminals for decades, but hybrid and diesel-electric machines have now become the standard for terminal operators looking to improve their eco-efficiency.

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