Forklift Maintenance for Safe Operation

In the material handling industry, many people use the terms ‘preventative’ and ‘routine’ interchangeable when in fact they are worlds apart.  Everyone needs to know the difference.

The definition of routine maintenance is simple, small-scale activities (usually requiring only minimal skills or training) associated with regular (daily, weekly, monthly, etc.) and general upkeep of a building, equipment, machine, plant, or system against normal wear and tear.  By contrast, the definition of preventative maintenance is systematic inspection, detection, correction, and prevention of incipient failures, before they become actual or major failures.

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What is Atlantic Forklift Services main goal for the customer?

When an employee asks you that question, it is a good thing but it might be question you hadn’t directly answered before.  This happened last week at our office and Sales Manager, Robert Scott, thought we ought to have a direct answer to this question – a mantra or internal drive to be a better organization.

“There is a simple reason why “services” is in the company name of Atlantic Forklift Services – we are a service focused company that wants to be the first one you think of when you need material handling equipment, repairs, parts and accessories.  Think about your current equipment service provider and ask these questions:

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New Facility for a Bigger, Better & Stronger Doosan

“Our new headquarters reflects our evolution, progress and continues growth in the industry.  We thank our dealers for their ongoing support that positions us to go forward to be a bigger, better and stronger Doosan” – Tony Jones, VP & CEO The new facility in Georgia promotes collaboration and productivity with all operations, truck sales, parts sales, product support, marketing and shipping all under the same roof.  The new building is designed to provide a better work and learning environment. There will even be a large product showroom where we can take customers and show them the support and products that back Atlantic Forklift Services.
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Doosan Testimonials

Whether buying large or small, you want to know it is a quality product.  Doosan makes just that.  They travel all over the country to hear directly from consumers on how much they love their new equipment – and why.  Every bit of feedback is taken back to headquarters for any potential improvements or new areas of focus.

Why does Greentek love their Doosan?  Because it is easy to drive, has lots of power and is comfortable.  Why does NAP Steel rely on Doosan equipment?  Because of the durability, value and comfort.

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