Ideally you will want to retire your piece of heavy equipment when it reaches its lowest cost of ownership. This applies equally to all your heavy equipment such as Skid Steers, Forklifts, Backhoes and Compact Track Loaders.

When should I get rid of my heavy equipment? Ideally you will want to retire your piece of heavy equipment when it reaches its lowest cost of ownership. This applies equally to all your heavy equipment such as Skid Steers, Forklifts, Backhoes and Compact Track Loaders. Your capital costs are highest when you acquire your […]

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Know what to check for when buying a Used Forklift

Many forklift applications are well suited to a used truck. If that is what you need, this article will help you get the most for your buck and minimize the chance your purchase will reveal deficiencies that will leave you with buyer’s remorse. If your forklift application is high hours, multi-shift, hard usage, then by […]

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It is important to explore your acquisition options: Purchase, Lease or Rent

  Equipment Acquisition Finance Options There are nine methods to acquire your next piece of equipment. You may need a variety of equipment such as construction equipment, forklifts, portable power generators and light towers, track mobiles, and industrial burden / personnel carriers. That much you know, but the trick is what financial method should you […]

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What you need to know for a good forklift rental experience.

When renting forklifts there are many things you must consider to ensure your rental experience is safe, cost effective, and gets the job done. Here are several things to consider: TYPES OF RENTAL FORKLIFTS First, there are many types of lift trucks available so do your homework and make sure you get a rental unit […]

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OSHA requests that operators are certified to keep work environment safe.

Forklifts are essential pieces of equipment in the material handling industry. They perform tasks that humans simply cannot get done on their own. While forklifts are a huge asset to any warehouse, understand that they are potentially dangerous in any situation. The best way to minimize injury is through a certified training course. Here’s just […]

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