Used Forklifts Calgary
With more than 1 million residents, Calgary is the largest city in the province of Alberta. Their thriving economy is driven by the petroleum industry, educated work force and diversified culture. In January 2012, Calgary’s unemployment rate was 5.3%, significantly lower than the country’s combined rate of 7.6%. Edmonton, Alberta is second largest city in Alberta and its capital. The region between the two cities is referred to as the Calgary-Edmonton Corridor. 72.3% of Alberta’s population resides in the Calgary-Edmonton Corridor.
The city’s steady growth and prosperity has kept the material handling and calgary forklift high in demand within distribution centers and manufacturing plants. Industrial forklifts edmonton play an integral role and are sometimes used more than 12 hours per day. Industrial forklifts are divided into three categories: order pickers, narrow aisle reach trucks, and electric walkie stackers. Primarily used indoors, a calgary forklift is powered by lead acid batteries and drives on cushion tires. Electric forklifts do not emit harmful fumes like carbon monoxide and are ideal for indoor applications. These forklifts calgary have the comparable weight capacity as sit down riders and lift up to 3,000 lbs.
Unlike other industrial forklifts calgary, the order picker is designed to carry both the forklift operator and the load. This type of forklift edmonton allows the operator to be lifted over 30 feet and work within tight aisle spaces. Flourishing cities like Calgary depend on high-performance material handling equipment like a forklift edmonton to keep their city's momentum.
123Forklift in Calgary, Alberta has years of experience working within Alberta and the cities of Calgary and Edmonton. With hundreds of new and used models in our inventory, we are a reliable source for ab forklift sales, rentals, and parts and servicing. To determine which type of used forklift or forklift rental calgary suits your facility, contact our sales at 877-326-2047.