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Forklifts and Attachments

If you are currently in the market for a new forklift to meet the material handling needs of you or your company, it can often be difficult to decide upon the right type of forklift, with both cost and site specific requirements playing a role in your eventual decision.
Forklift picThe decision between Internal Combustion Engines (ICE) comprising of LNG or diesel powered machines, and Battery Electric Forklifts can usually be weighed up by comparing the financial and environmental costs.
Batteries have been in a materials handling context for at least 200 years, the most common battery currently used in the materials handling industry is the lead acid battery.
The two main types of forklift are LPG and battery electric.
Which should you choose?
Ferret has broken down the pros and cons of these systems, to help you choose what is right for you. To read more, click here and find your lifting solution.


PD20 Pallet Dispenser
Optimum Handling Solutions
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Cage attachments for Forklifts from Prolift Solutions
Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd
Prolift Solutions provide a waide range of hydraulic and non hydraulic forklift attachments
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Double Scissor Lift Table
Optimum Handling Solutions
Scissor lifts for packaging and palletising. Available in electric hydraulic, static spring and mobile models
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Forklift Sweepers
Magnet Sales Australia
This handy piece of equipment hangs conveniently from forklift arms or vehicle bumpers, allowing you to ‘sweep’ contaminated areas and remove those sharp
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Fork Stackers for safe and efficient lifting
Richmond Wheels and Castors
Richmond's range of loading equipment makes materials handling safer and more efficient
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Tailor Made Solutions for All Your Lifting Problems.
Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd
Prolift offers a wide variety of materials handling solutions that can be used in numerous applications
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Compuload 3000-Easy and automatic weighing
Instant Weighing
Instant Weighing offer a range of Front End Loader Scales ideal for use with forklifts or small loader use.
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Eco friendly LPG forklifts from Powelift Materials Handling
Powerlift Material Handling Pty Ltd
LPG Forklifts perform in lifting, transporting and positioning large bulk material loads whilst also being eco friendly by using LPG
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High Reach Forklift Licenses
Absolute Forklift Training
Absolute Training provides courses and training sessions for individuals wanting to obtain a nationally accredited Order picker licence.
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Forklift Equipment for hire
Adaptalift Hyster
Adaptalift Hyster offer a wide range of forklifts, forklift trucks and walkie stackers for Long Term and Short Term Hire
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Sydney Forklift Training Operator Certifications
Australian Forklift Training
Australian Forklift Training offer a range of training times at different locations to suit the experienced and novice forklift drivers
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Jlg Upgrades Popular Es Electric Scissor Lifts Range
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High Risk Work Licences, Refresher Courses and VOC from RFJ Operator Training
RFJ Operator Training
RFJ Operator Training provide training courses for all high risk plant plus refresher courses and VOC.
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Danger Signs and Custom Safety Signs
Jabac Connections
Signage from Jabac can be used in all applications to ensure safety and traffic control
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Double Coin REM10
Tyres4U
Tyres4U provide a complete range of tyres for dump trucks, graders, loaders, backhoes and bobcats.
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Flexible rental and hire conditions
Kennards Hire
Kennards Hire Lift and Shift provide a range of lifting machinery and equipment for temporary use in loading, unloading and moving heavy goods and cargo
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The Plant Yard Pty Ltd Concrete Kibble offered on the Sydney Forklift Hire Equipment wesbite
The Plant Yard
The Plant Yard Pty Ltd are hire/broker construction equipment specialists in Sydney offering a range of products and services to the construction industry.
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Forklift Accreditation available in 1, 2 or 3 day courses
Australian Forklift Training
Australian Forklift Training have 2 modern training centres in Sydney, where you can attend either a 1 day, 2 day or 3 day training course
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Materials Handling and Lifting Solutions
Total Lifting Solutions
Flexible and convenient materials handling solutions can be tailored to suit your business' lifting and product transporting requirements.
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Forklift operator training
Powerlift Material Handling Pty Ltd
Accredited forklift operator training for safer, efficient and productive staff
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Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd
Prolift Solutions Pty Ltd market a comprehensive range of materials handling and lifting equipment. Their range includes Jib Cranes, Gantry Cranes, Monorail Cranes, Hoists and Winches, Forklift Attachments. 
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Tennant
At Tennant, we are passionate about developing innovative solutions to help our customers resolve their cleaning challenges. Our products are designed to sustainably clean spaces with fewer resources and reduced emissions. Our range of scrubbers are ...
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Enware Australia
Enware celebrates 80 years in business in 2018. We are an Australian owned & managed company who for more than 30 years has been manufacturing first response emergency shower and eye wash systems. we are renowned for our innovation, high quality and ...
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Richmond Wheels and Castors
Established in Victoria in 1958, Richmond Wheels and Castors have been designing materials handling equipment including wheels and castors, pallet trucks and pipe rollers. 
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Industrial Conveying (Aust) Pty Ltd
Industrial Conveying (Aust) Pty Ltd is Australia’s most innovative materials handling specialist. We help our manufacturing clients move materials and products around their production facility and around the world. ICA’s custom engineered conveyor ...
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Optimum Handling Solutions
Optimum Handling Solutions supply specialised solutions that are designed to eliminate hand lifting when loading and unloading palletised goods. These equipment and materials include scissor lift tables, fork stackers, stretch wrapping equipment, racking ...
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Dana SAC Australia
Brevini Australia manufacture power transmission units and supply a number of gearboxes, winches, ancillaries, modules housings, shafting bearings and a number of other related products and services. With the head office in Sydney, Brevini operate ...
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Australian Warehousing Association Inc.
Australian Warehousing Association Inc. (AusWA) is the peak body of the Australian Warehousing Companies and offers a wide range of educational, consultancy, auditing and recruitment services to their members. Australian Warehousing Association Inc. ...
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Gamma Solutions
Gamma Solutions offers advanced mobile data collection solutions. They provide printers, barcode systems, portable terminals, scanners, wireless networks, RFID systems and implementation services.
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Ferret.com.au is Australia's largest and leading online directory for the manufacturing, mining, and industrial sectors. Ferret.com.au comprises the most current information on products and services across a broad range of industries, and provides qualified ...
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Classic Forklifts is an Australian company specialising in forklift sales, service, rentals and parts. Classic Forklifts offer forklifts from 1 to 16 tonne in diesel, petrol LPG or dual fuel options.
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Forklift Licence Sydney provides forklift training services and forklift licenses.
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Honeywell CV41 vehicle mount computer
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12/05/18 - Gamma Solutions introduces the Honeywell CV41 vehicle mount computer recommended for forklift applications.
Angus Kennard (R) and Theo Triantafillides with a Sydney FC player
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13/07/17 - Kennards Hire has signed on as the Premium Partner of Australia’s premier football club, Sydney FC for the first time.
Rent the Keysight (Agilent) AC6803A AC Power Source from Measurement Rentals
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30/08/16 - Measurement Rentals has introduced the Keysight AC6803A AC Power Source, 2000 VAm 270 V, 10 A to their extensive test and measurement rental fleet.
Tracked forklifts new to Kennards Lift & Shift
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01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift had added a new line of tracked, all terrain forklifts to its hire equipment range.
Porta Powers Range from Kennards Lift & Shift
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01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift provides a range of industrial equipment including star hoists, sheave blocks, jinny wheels and minifors for hire.
Stocktake hire equipment now available from Kennards Lift & Shift
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01/08/16 - Stocktakes can be carried out more quickly and with less stress by hiring specialist equipment from Kennards Lift & Shift.
Lesson in ingenuity at historic school
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01/08/16 - Sixteen 20-tonne capacity screw jacks from Kennards Lift and Shift were part of an innovative solution to a problem encountered during building repair work
Lifting solutions guide from Kennards Lift & Shift
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01/08/16 - A new edition of the Kennards Lift & Shift hire equipment catalogue is more of a guide to lifting solutions than simply a list of products.
Forklift platforms by Kennards lift and shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A biannual stocktake at a huge Big W distribution warehouse was completed more quickly than normal with the help of 25 forklift work platforms.
Truck-mounted cranes
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift have provided Blacktown City Council with a two-tonne tabletop truck, with a crane fitted at the back.
Retrofit automation solution now available to CNC Machine Tool Operators
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31/07/16 -  Dimac Tooling, Australia and New Zealand's leading supplier of accessories and workholding solutions for CNC milling and CNC turning machine tools
Dieci telehandler used for townhouse construction
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31/07/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift have supplied a Dieci telehandler on hire for the construction of a new townhouse complex.
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