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New & used Clark Forklifts, parts and lift truck equipment

Used Forklifts in Michigan - Safety Standards

Sunday, August 14, 2011

Michigan is home to a number of industries, but the agricultural and food processing industries are two of the biggest. If you are working in any sort of industrial or warehouse processing environment, chances are high that you will have a strong need for used forklifts to help move heavy loads. Some of the largest food processing plants can stretch on for miles, and need qualified vehicles that will be able to safely and efficiently move these supplies from one end to the other. Before making your decision about which vehicles to purchase, there are a few factors to take into consideration.

Used Clark Forklifts in Michigan

Safety should always come first when looking at the different used forklifts. There are approximately 85 forklift fatalities per year, according to OSHA statistics. These can usually be prevented with requiring certification of all the employees who are going to be driving your used forklifts. Because forklifts may vary slightly depending on the make and model, before you make any new or used purchases you will want to take them for test drives. A test drive can help you learn a lot about a vehicle. During the test drive you will want to take the forklift on any of the regular positions that are used in your work environment.

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Tips for Buying Used Clark Forklifts

Saturday, November 20, 2010

Although forklifts may be associated primarily with large warehouse operations, they can also be used in typical work setting that include grocery stores, food processing plants, and retail stores. Anywhere where there may be a warehouse that has bulky or heavy items that need to be moved from one point to another is a good candidate for a forklift. Clark is one of the world’s leading brands of forklift manufacturers, with over 350,000 units currently in operation. To find used Clark forklifts for sale, there are a number of different outlets that you could look at.

Clark ESX 25 Forklift


However, before you begin the process of looking at all the various used Clark forklifts for sale, it’s also a good idea to first start thinking about what exactly you are going to be using your lift truck for. If you only need it for a short term purpose, or don’t think that you will be using it on a daily basis, you may be able to get away with a more heavily used model. However, if you think that you will be using this on a daily basis as part of a larger fleet of forklifts, then the newer models could be worth paying more money for.

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Clark Forklift Parts

Sunday, September 19, 2010

One of the top brands of forklifts is Clark, which has over 350,000 units currently in operation. These are ideal for those who need a quality product to help them with their merchandising needs or any other types of warehouse mobility issues. One facet of the Clark brand that sets them apart from other brands on the market is that Clark forklift parts are also made by Clark in their factories, rather than being outsourced from somewhere else. That helps ensure that they are made to fit perfectly into either your existing Clark forklift, or into a new one that you are modifying.

Clark Forklift Parts

It is vital to make sure that you give your forklift regular maintenance checkups. Although nothing may seem like it is wrong, one malfunctioning part could lead to injury or death. According to OSHA statistics, there are 85 forklift fatalities each year, many of which are preventable. The best way to prevent accidents is a combination of proper training and forklift maintenance. If you have a Clark machine, Clark forklift parts are readily available from any dealer and can make a world of difference in the overall function of the machinery.

New Clark Lift Truck Parts

The first step towards learning more about the different Clark forklift parts and how they will operate within your current system is to take a look at the website, or read your owner’s guide.

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Clark Forklift Dealers

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Because Clark is a global company, they offer their customers the benefits of all of the latest research from around the world. That includes an attention to detail that is mirrored in all of their products, from the smallest hand pallets to the largest forklifts that can hold tons of material and lightly transport it for several miles with ease. To get started with the process of learning more about the Clark family of products, it’s a good idea to examine what the best Clark forklift dealers have to offer at the moment.

Clark CGC40 5-Tons Forklift

This process can involve several parts. Not only can you locate your local Clark forklift dealers online, but you can also see what each dealer has to offer that may be slightly different from their competitors. Some will offer products directly from the manufacturer, with exclusively Clark products, while others will have a wider range of items that could suit just about any type of forklift part or service repair need that you could potentially run across in your manufacturing career.

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Clark Forklift Service

Those that are in the market for either a regular tune-up on their Clark forklifts or who believe that there is something malfunctioning with their equipment will need to find a Clark forklift service center. These are located around the world, fortunately, and offer a full range of proper services for the forklift owner. If you are in need of a certain part, you should be able to find it here, because the centers are fully stocked with all of the major parts that make up the forklift components, all of which are made by Clark.

Clark C15 Pneumatic Tire Lift Truck

In the event that a special part is missing or there are more complicated needs, the Clark forklift service technicians have access to a full network of their online catalog, which stocks hundreds of thousands of specialty parts. While not all of these are manufactured directly by the Clark brand, they are made specifically to be compatible with this type of forklift. When you are ordering anything of this specialty nature, it’s a good idea to take into account the other repair services that will also be needed and see if this type of treatment is covered under your service repair plan.

Clark C25C Internal Forklift

When buying a used Clark forklift, you may not be offered a warranty or service repair plan by the vendor. This is true in the case of those who make their purchases from former owners of the forklifts that are not affiliated with Clark.


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CLARK Material Handling Company Recognizes Top Dealers of 2009

Saturday, February 20, 2010

CLARK recognizes its top performing dealers in both trucks and parts on an annual basis. The “Dealers of Excellence” are the “best of the best” performing CLARK forklifts dealers and represent the top 8% of the dealer group.

Clark CGC40 - Internal Combustion Cushion Tire Lift Truck

The “Dealers of Distinction” are in the top 15% of the dealer group and have achieved great success in servicing CLARK customers in their respective areas of responsibility.

“2009 was another successful year for CLARK and our dealer organization,”
stated Dennis Lawrence, CLARK’s President & CEO.
“We at CLARK are extremely proud of the spirit of partnership and family between CLARK and our dealers and we look forward to continued growth in 2010.”
With over 70 dealers and 175 locations to service our customers, CLARK Material Handling Company is proud to recognize the following dealers:

“2009 Dealer of Excellence”
  • Infiniti Handling Systems – Middletown, NY
  • Tri-Lift NC, Inc. - Greensboro, NC
  • Material Handling, Inc. – Dalton, GA
  • Burke Handling Systems, Inc – Jackson, MS
  • Jefferds Corporation – Charleston, WV
  • W.E. Johnson Equipment Company – Miami, FL

“2009 Dealer of Distinction”
  • Homestead Materials Handling Company – Roanoke, VA
  • K-Lift Service Company, Inc. – Salinas, CA
  • Gray Lift, Inc. – Fresno, CA
  • G&W Equipment, Inc. – Charlotte, NC
News source: clarkmhc.com
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