The Kalmar Ottawa
Electric Terminal Tractor.

Lead the charge.

Electricity is clean, green and inexpensive, the ideal power source, which is why our new terminal tractor is battery powered. It produces zero emissions at source, costs you less in the long run to operate and will help future proof your business in a low carbon world. Why don’t you join the electric revolution today?

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Power that lasts.

By combining opportunity charging and bulk charging during downtime your tractor can be operated for up to three shifts per day.

Technology you can trust: powered by a Lithium-ion battery pack and fitted with its own on-board inverter charger, you can re-charge your batteries quickly with our plug and charge technology, without having to remove the batteries.

Quick to charge: our tractor can be bulk charged when not in operation or you can opportunity charge your machine quickly during idle time.

Monitor your machine: our tractor is fitted with an advanced battery monitoring system, making sure you know the current battery charge at all times and exactly when to start recharging.

Built from experience.

With 60 years of experience and over 65,000 terminal tractors manufactured, our new range of Kalmar Ottawa Electric Terminal Tractors are built on a tested and proven platform. They are also equipped to operate in off-road and on-road applications.

Better for business.

Improve your bottom line: Electricity as a power source is much cheaper than diesel fuel. Its price is also less volatile, allowing you to have better control over your operating costs.

Increase your uptime: Electric drive systems have less moving parts and are easier and quicker to service, giving you higher availability rates. You will also benefit from longer servicing intervals.

Ideal inside or out: With no fumes and reduced noised and vibrations your machine is suitable for outdoors or operating indoors.

Enhance your environmental credentials: Electrically operated machines produce zero emissions at source, substantially reducing your carbon footprint and helping to enhance your environmental credentials.

Better for your driver.

It is not only your business that will benefit, your drivers will as well:

Easier to operate: with an electric machine acceleration is smoother and there is more power at the top end, enabling your drivers to feel more in control.

A healthier option: with less noise, engine vibrations, heat and fumes your drivers will experience a healthier and safer workplace.

More comfortable: with an ergonomically designed cabin and an advanced climate control system, your drivers will be more comfortable and able to operate more effectively.

Keeping your drivers safe.

Every one of our electric terminal tractors has been built with safety in mind. Each machine features:

  • Non-slip steps and rear platform for safe access
  • Safety rails and handles
  • All cabs are ROPs compliant for increased roll-over protection
  • Increased glass surfaces for better visibility
  • Safely accessible servicing points
  • Ergonomically designed cabin
  • Reduced blind spots by eliminating exhaust stack.

As our electric terminal tractors produce no fumes they are also perfect for handling sensitive goods or fresh produce.

All the options you need.

In addition to a range of different axles and 5th wheels there are many other options that you can specify to meet your business requirements. Here are just a few you might want to consider:

Additional cooling: by adding air-conditioning.

Upgrade your mirrors: with a variety of heating remote control options.

Extra protection: additional cab protection.

Entertainment: a choice of radio mounts and connectors

Lighting: various lighting options, including LED strobe lights and floodlights.

Additional seating: a trainer seat can be fitted in the cabin for a driving instructor.

Battery: there are a range of battery capacities to choose from.

All the support you need.

With over 170 dealer locations backed by a state-of-the-art spare parts distribution system, you will always be able to get the support you need.

Kalmar Genuine Parts:

You will always get the support you need. Kalmar offers a rapid delivery for over 50,000 premium-quality genuine parts to anywhere in the world, with installation support if needed.

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