Used Forklifts Kansas City
New Construction Jobs Increase Forklift Sales in Kansas City. In 2009 the Associated General Contractors of America ranked Kansas City, Kansas 3rd in the US for its steady addition of new construction projects. The city’s close proximity to equally developing states like Missouri, Iowa and Nebraska make it a prime location for warehouses, distribution centers and manufacturing plants. Even Google chose Kansas City, Kansas as the central hub for its high-tech, high-speed broadband network. In February they began stringing fiber-optic cables on utility poles from Kansas City, Kansas to Kansas City, Missouri.
Sales and rentals of used forklifts kansas city are on the rise in Kansas. Rough terrains and other types of ks forklift are used on construction sites to lift and carry heavy loads. To maintain efficiency and support 10,000 lbs. or greater, the Kansas forklift on gas, diesel and liquid propane (LP). A kansas forklift typically has rubber tires compressed with air to sustain potentially sharp and even ground.
Since the number of new construction jobs doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon, the EPA (Environmental Protection Agency) branch in Kansas is working to decrease the amount of emissions caused by “off road” vehicles such as rough terrains and pneumatic tire forklifts kansas city. New studies show that construction equipment, including the ks forklift, emits the same amount of nitrogen oxides, hydrocarbons, carbon monoxide, and particulate matter as highway motor vehicles.
While manufacturers are working diligently to design a forklift kansas city with better fuel emission controls or use alternative fuels like hydrogen fuel cells, the EPA will continue to impose strict standards for off road equipment usage.
To determine which forklift best suits your new project, view our inventory online or call a customer representative at 877-326-2047. We offer forklift rental kansas city and carry all brands and models of cushion and pneumatic tire forklifts, reach trucks, order pickers, walkie stackers, electric pallet jacks, rough terrains, telehandlers and other forklift kansas city.