Fluctuation in market prices has meant it is now more important than ever for manufacturers of LPG and other bottled gases to reduce operational costs whilst improving productivity. Gas cylinder handling has many challenges including the need for an operator to drive with awkward high loads. Hyster working with industry customers has developed a series of solutions to help. In Belgium, Antargaz distributes propane and butane gas in tanks and cylinders, and supplies natural gas. For both individuals and companies (industry, agriculture, hotels and restaurants) Antargaz has the right energy solutions. Antargaz is part of the listed American UGI Corporation, which was founded in 1882, and is today a global specialist in gas and electricity. In Belgium, France, Luxembourg and the Netherlands, Antargaz supplies over 650,000 tonnes per year to over 3,250,000 customers.