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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.


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A concrete girder is lifted into position on the new bridge near Beresfield
Supplier news
31/07/16 - A large modular spreader beam was used during the construction of a major road overpass in the NSW Hunter Valley.
Peter Bergman spreads rubble removed from the block of flats
Supplier news
31/07/16 - Hiring a rubbish chute system from Kennards Lift and Shift was a smart move by building contractor Peter Bergman.
Porta power cylinders for hire from Kennards Lift and Shift
Supplier news
31/07/16 - Lothway-TBS, an asset maintenance company, hired porta power cylinders and hand pumps from Kennards Lift and Shift
How to select the shelving + racking setup that’s right for you!
Editorial
30/07/16 - When it comes to industry beliefs around centres and the ways in which they think about rack design, there are two simple distribution categories
Kennards Lift and Shift's new premises
Supplier news
28/07/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift has moved to a new location in Perth, after outgrowing its previous premises.
Ashfield Council uses a block grab from Kennards Lift and Shift while building a retaining wall
Supplier news
28/07/16 - A block grab from Kennards Lift and Shift can make light work of building retaining walls and other structures.
Rig-Release hooks on to any crane or other lifting device
Supplier news
28/07/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift has introduced the safe and efficient Rig-Release, which can be simply attached to any crane or other lifting device.
Cable jacks
Supplier news
28/07/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift has added new cable jacks to its hire fleet to complement the whole range of jacks already available for hire.
Felipe Bolivar (left) and Allen Besseling at the new Kennards Lift and Shift outlet in Perth
Supplier news
28/07/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift has opened a new hire centre in Perth, bringing with it a wider range of specialist materials handling equipment.
New Lightweight Conveyors for Hire
Supplier news
28/07/16 - Kennards Lift and Shift introduces new lightweight conveyors for hire
Qualified advisory services from Kennards Lift and Shift
Supplier news
28/07/16 - All Kennards Lift and Shift staffs are qualified riggers or, if they are new to the company, are in the process of getting their formal qualifications.
Stair Climbing Equipment for Hire from Kennards Lift and Shift
Supplier news
28/07/16 - Stair Climbing Equipment for Hire from Kennards Lift and Shift

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