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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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Kennards Lift & Shift supply mini crawler crane for Port Botany project
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift recently hired a rubber-track, mini crawler crane to assist with work within confined spaces.
Minifor winch hired from Kennards Lift & Shift ideal for port project
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A small crane truck and portable, electric Minifor winch, hired from Kennards Lift & Shift, recently aided a dive team from Adelaide Professional Divers.
Mini conveyor system from Kennards Lift & Shift makes light work of heavy excavation
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A mini conveyor system was recently hired from Kennards Lift & Shift to make easy work of moving over 50 cubic metres of soil and rock
Spreader Beams from Kennards Lift & Shift
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift provides a wide range of products suach as star hoists, chainblocks & miniforks for hire.
Porta Powers Range from Kennards Lift & Shift
Supplier news
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
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Stocktakes can be carried out more quickly and with less stress by hiring specialist equipment from Kennards Lift & Shift.
Cable pulling hire equipment - a capstan winch
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Newer cable pulling items include capstan winches, duct snakes, rollers, cable socks, swivels, drum jacks, bellmouths, cable cutters and crimpers.
Kennards Lift & Shift provides mini conveyor for hire
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift has hire centres in Sydney, Wollongong, Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth, with a new outlet about to open in Brisbane.
Mini-conveyor from Kennards Lift & Shift provides silo solution
Supplier news
01/08/16 - A mini-conveyor system, hired from Kennards Lift & Shift, completed a “maxi” size job in quick time when a large grain silo needed to be emptied urgently.
Snatch blocks
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Extra large snatch blocks, which can now be hired from Kennards Lift & Shift, add to the company’s growing range of accessories for crane operations.
Kennards Lift & Shift opens hire centre in Queensland
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift, which specialises in the hire of rigging and materials handling equipment, has opened a new branch in Queensland.
Kennards Lift & Shift, has a wide range of equipment to make the installation of air conditioning systems much easier
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift offer a wide range of equipment to make the installation of air conditioning systems much easier.

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