• Paardenmarkt 1, 2611 PA Delft, The Netherlands

Terberg Benschop Hydrogen Yard Tractor YT203-H2

Project description:

Terberg Benschop B.V. and zepp.solutions B.V. joined forces for the development of a fuel cell yard tractor, the YT203-H2. The objective of this collaboration is the development, testing and demonstration of a hydrogen fuel cell yard tractor, optimized for the demanding operations of a conventional Terberg tractor. The YT203-H2 specification covers all the operational requirements for different applications such as logistics, distribution and ports for the global market.

The hydrogen fuel cell generates electricity through the reaction of hydrogen and oxygen, with the only emission being water. The hydrogen will be stored in gaseous form under high pressure, enabling quick refuelling and long operation.

Role of zepp.solutions:

zepp.solutions is responsible for the development of the custom hydrogen-electric power train.

Project results:

The first vehicle is expected to be ready for delivery in the second half of 2020. Currently, the fuel-cell system is being tested at our testing facility in Rotterdam.

This project is being supported by the DKTI-Transport regulation of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management.