Kraft Helps Skylift Electrify Digger-Derrick – Diesel Progress February 2021
Read how the Kraft Electric Drives Division helps Skylift design and specify an electric drive system for its battery powered MD6000 – E Series Digger-Derrick in February’s Diesel Progress Magazine. The new machine, developed over the course of the last year by Skylift and Kraft, is based on the company’s existing MD6000 mini-derrick. “Kraft Fluid Systems has been a supplier to Skylift for 20 years on the hydraulic side,” said Brian Shockey, product manager for Electric Drives at Kraft. “The owner of Skylift wanted to build an electric machine and we had the experience to help them make that a reality.