Mike Petinge, President of Abel Womack, discusses the factors to consider in choosing the right lift truck.
Article Excerpt: Trying to force a single type of lift truck to work in every process required by LBM warehouses and distribution centers will result in lost productivity and frequent maintenance, which can lead to downtime. Selecting the right truck for the job optimizes productivity, efficiency and, ultimately, costs. To ensure the right trucks are being used in specific applications, it is important to consider the capabilities of various lift trucks and ensure those capabilities are tailored to efficiently meet material handling needs.
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