73. Nacco Materials Handling
Plant manager: Alan Little
Pre-tax profit: n/a
The company has been making forklifts in Craigavon since 1981, branded under the names Hyster and Yale. Current production levels are around 9,000 forklifts annually.
The American-owned company is the source for engine-powered products in the 1.6-5.5 tonne capacity range and battery powered product in the 1.0-3.5 tonne capacity range.
The main markets for the Craigavon produced products are Europe, Middle East and Africa, with around 5% of the output destined for the Asia Pacific and Americas theatres.
The plant is the largest of three NACCO Materials Handling Group plants in Europe.
Carn Industrial Estate,
Tel: 028 3835 4499