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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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The Kennards Lift & Shift winch at the Boddington bauxite mine
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01/08/16 - A Greenlee electric capstan winch was hired from Kennards Lift & Shift in Perth by a contractor to execute a major transmission cable laying project.
Kennards Lift & Shift provide confined space safety equipment for sewer rehab project
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01/08/16 - A tripod and recovery system, hired from Kennards Lift & Shift, recently assisted the Water Infrastructure Group
The 635kg capacity glass lifter can be hired from Kennards Lift & Shift
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01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift is now offering a glass lifter with 635kg capacity as part of its hire fleet of glass lifting equipment.
Kennards Lift & Shift Hires Out Air Hoists for Heavy Lifting Applications in Major Projects
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01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift has hired out 42 air hoists for a Rio Tinto shutdown in addition to an innovative 2.2 tonne winch solution for Perth.
Well-Done Welding uses a crawler crane from Kennards Lift & Shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift supplies a line of rubber-tracked crawler cranes that fit through standard doorways.
The wheelie bin lifter on the Hansen Yuncken site in Adelaide
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Specialist equipment hire company Kennards Lift & Shift has supplied a compact-sized wheelie bin lifter for use at Hansen Yuncken.
Kennards Lift & Shift offers New Ride-On Glass Lifters for Hire
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01/08/16 - Specialist equipment hire company Kennards Lift & Shift has introduced new ride-on glass lifters for use by glaziers, builders and various tradespeople.
A capstan winch from Kennards Lift & Shift used by JSJ Communications
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A 4hp petrol-powered capstan winch hired from Kennards Lift & Shift was used to haul 680 metres of 1200mm Telstra cable.
Temporary concrete segmental tunnel rings are dismantled using Kennards’ 10T pneumatic chain hoists
Supplier news
01/08/16 - 10-tonne pneumatic chain hoists were recently hired from Kennards Lift & Shift for use on a multi-billion dollar road infrastructure project in Brisbane.
A block-brick elevator from Kennards Lift & Shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Moving building and landscaping materials is much easier with specialist hire equipment from Kennards Lift & Shift.
Kennards Lift & Shift Moves Sydney Hire Centre to New Location
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01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift is a specialist provider of rigging and materials handling equipment on hire for commercial applications.
Kennards Lift & Shift Expands Conveyor Fleet
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01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift is a specialist equipment hire company that offers a range of material handling conveyors and OH&S equipment.

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