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The metals processing industry has diverse and demanding requirements relating to the processing and transportation of metal in various forms, including pipes, slabs, coils, and liquid metals. While safety is the main focus for any operator in this industry, sustainability is fast becoming a strong driver for change.


We can help you to reduce running costs and increase safety and sustainability with a flexible, durable range of fit-for-purpose equipment, including forklift trucks, terminal tractors and reachstackers – all of which can be specially adapted for challenging environments and demanding loads.


No job is too challenging

Our range of solutions can lift loads up to 260 tonnes when working in tandem. They are available with an extensive range of attachments, including forks, hooks, coil rams, magnets and grippers.

All Kalmar counter balanced machines, including reachstackers, empty container handlers and forklifts, have been updated to meet safety standard EN 1175:2020 to ensure that working with a Kalmar machine is as safe as it can be.


Our solutions for this industry


A choice of lifting capacities up to 85 tonnes with various attachments. Known for their outstanding build quality, safety, and ease of operation, our forklifts are easy to maintain and service.


Our reachstackers can be fitted with numerous specialist attachments so you can move a variety of loads of up to 130 tonnes per machine or 260 tonnes when working in tandem, safely and efficiently.

Terminal Tractors

We have a wide range of terminal tractors specifically designed to be used in a variety of material handling applications.


We have an extensive range of services, including spare parts, on-call and contract maintenance services, and life-cycle services, such as refurbishments, fleet management and upgrades.
Our digital services, such as Kalmar Insight, will enable greater visibility and control of your equipment and maintenance.