Lumber / Logging
The Logging industry is tough on forklifts. There are many physical and topographical challenges in the lumber industry. Moving materials shouldn’t be one of them. In the lumber industry, product is constantly on the move, so it’s essential to have a forklift that can keep up. You may not be able to change your yard, but you can instantly boost efficiency, quality, and profits by purchasing or renting a new or pre-owned forklift designed for your very unique application. If you’re experiencing:
- Severe brake wear/failure
- Transmission failure
- Outrageous fuel costs
- Expensive maintenance
…let’s talk. PennWest experts are standing by to help you find the right solution for your logging and lumber yard application!
Class 5: Internal Combustion Engine w/ Pneumatic Tires
Shipping ports. Steel mills. Lumberyards. Oil refineries. Whatever the heavy-duty application, pneumatic-tire forklifts have the power to get the job done. With lift capacities ranging from 3,000 – 125,000 pounds, they’re the strongest, most versatile workhorses in the industry and are built to withstand the harshest environments and terrain, day in and day out.
FORKLIFTS IN THE LOGGING INDUSTRY
CASE STUDY: ASHBY LUMBER
PennWest recommends the below products to consider for your lumber / logging application.