When Boendgen Baustoffe, a leading building materials supplier, decided to upgrade its forklift fleet to EP Equipment’s EFL series, the goal was clear: to enhance efficiency and sustainability in their operations. The transition from traditional internal combustion (IC) forklifts to EP Equipment’s innovative lithium-ion-powered EFL series has marked a year of transformative change.

The EFL Series: Merging Tradition with Innovation

IC Design Meets Lithium-Ion Efficiency

The EFL series forklifts embody the robustness of IC forklifts with the efficiency of electric motors. Replacing the conventional diesel engine with a powerful 205AH Li-ion battery, the EFL series offers the driver a spacious compartment, large wheels, and a strong chassis—all at a competitive price.

Benefits and Advantages for Boendgen Baustoffe

Enhanced Environmental Sustainability

The EFL series lithium-ion forklifts has significantly reduced Boendgen Baustoffe’s carbon footprint. With no emissions and a maintenance-free battery, the series aligns with the company’s commitment to environmental stewardship.

Lowered Operational Costs

Boendgen Baustoffe has witnessed a decrease in running costs and energy expenditures. The efficient electric motors of the EFL series use energy more effectively, reducing the overall energy costs and delivering a quick return on investment.

Increased Productivity and Uptime

With Lithium-ion power forklifts, and the ability to charge quickly and the advantage of opportunity charging, the EFL series ensures that Boendgen Baustoffe’s forklifts spend more time in operation and less time docked. This translates to higher productivity and continuous workflow.

EFL302 Series: A Case of Successful Integration

Robustness for Demanding Applications

Boendgen Baustoffe’s adoption of the EFL302 series has demonstrated the forklift’s robustness and high ground clearance, crucial for the challenging terrain and heavy loads typical in the construction material industry.

Operational Versatility

The versatile design of the EFL series has proven effective both indoors and outdoors, capable of handling a diverse range of tasks with ease. The forklifts’ adaptability has made them indispensable in Boendgen Baustoffe’s daily operations.

Partnering with Nowak Gabelstapler GmbH

This successful transition to the EFL series was made possible with the support and expertise of Nowak Gabelstapler GmbH. As EP Equipment’s partner in Germany, they provided exceptional service, ensuring that the EFL series was perfectly suited to Boendgen Baustoffe’s specific needs.

Looking Ahead: The Future with EP Equipment

As Boendgen Baustoffe looks to the future, EP Equipment’s EFL series stands as a testament to what modern technology can achieve in terms of efficiency, sustainability, and operational excellence. Boendgen Baustoffe’s forklift fleet conversion is not just about embracing new technology; it’s about paving the way for a greener, more efficient future in the material handling industry.


EP Equipment’s EFL series forklifts represent a leap forward in material handling technology. With Boendgen Baustoffe’s successful adoption of the EFL series, they have set a benchmark for others to follow, showcasing the tangible benefits of lithium-ion-powered forklifts.