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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 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
Supplier news
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
Supplier news
01/08/16 - Kennards Lift & Shift is a specialist equipment hire company that offers a range of material handling conveyors and OH&S equipment.
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.

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