Electric forklifts can streamline the functionality, cost efficiency, and productivity of your industrial facility. They are also considered to be more ideal in health and safety in the workplace, since they provide lesser tailpipe emissions and require lesser inputs from operators.
If you need one for your shop, there are many products that you can choose from. Depending on your budget, you can opt for brand new or used models. But how do you make sure that you make a good purchase, regardless of their price? Here’s a rundown of the most essential things that your electric forklifts supplier should be able to provide.
Electric forklifts can last for as long as 15,000 and more hours, but in the event that they require repair or reconditioning, your supplier will play a major role in restoring their functionality. Take note that some suppliers only sell products; they do not provide after-sales solutions that may be required by your operation at some point.
This is why it is important to buy your electric forklifts from a company that also provides servicing and product support solutions. In fact, it is recommended that you choose a supplier that provides forklifts service for a wide range of brands, not just one. In this way, you can be sure to get the technical assistance that you may need from one place.
Accountability and Responsibility for Carried Brands
It is also critical to choose a supplier that can live up to the quality of the brands that they carry. Warranty and support, for instance, should never be compromised by your choice of electric forklifts supplier. It is also always better to choose suppliers that meet industry prescriptions for product safety and environmental responsibility, over those who only carry products from manufacturers who are only concerned with product functionality.
Finally, ask for technical guidance from your chosen supplier. This is important for finding the right product for your requirements, as well as ensuring that you will be adding an equipment to your shop that will truly prove to be an investment. If you are working within special conditions, your supplier should also be able to guide you towards the best options for managing certain challenges while meeting your industrial needs.
The Team Nichiyu Service Proposition
As an authorised dealer of Nichiyu Electric Forklift and Noblelift Lithium-ion forklifts, we provide full service and parts support, backed by the best trained team and of course, manufacturer’s direct product support and warranties.
To browse our catalog of new and used electric forklifts, visit our website on www.nichiyu.net.au.
We recognise that companies, including many of our customers, accumulate a diverse range of equipment over the years. With more than 20 years of servicing materials handling equipment our Forklift Service means:
- We service ALL forklift brands, including Toyota, Crown, Cat, Mitsubishi and of course Nichiyu.
- We provide FREE inspection and report to help you make best maintenance decisions.
- Nichiyu parts come with 6 months Warranty.
- Fast response.
- Regular service so that you never have any equipment down.
- Quick rental forklifts to help you out of a pickle of a breakdown or seasonal high volume of work.
- Traffic management plans and assessments.
- Friendly advice – any time.