Forklift Maintenance Checklist
As a warehouse manager, you know that your forklifts are some of the most important vehicles for your operation. How can you avoid unnecessary costs and replacements, making sure your forklifts are running in tip-top shape? Review our forklift maintenance checklist to be sure you and your daily operators are doing everything you can to extend the life and condition of your equipment (all while ensuring the safety of your operation!).Read more
Telehandler Sizes: Your Guide to Choosing the Right Telehandler for the Job
A telehandler is a versatile piece of equipment that is a go-to choice on construction sites, farms, oil fields, and many other job sites where lifting, moving, and placing of heavy materials is required. These machines come in a range of sizes, lift capacities, and offer a variety of features and attachments depending on the model you choose. This Telehandler Size Guide from the experts at Papé Material Handling is designed to help you find the telehandler with the right combination of power, maneuverability, lift capacity and lift height for your specific needs.Read more
Best Walkie Stacker Forklift Models & Applications
When you’re considering adding new or used material handling equipment to your fleet it's important to consider all your options. Walkie stackers are a popular choice in small warehouse environments and there’s good reason. Read on to learn more.Read more
Introducing The Hyster® N30-45ZR/ZDR
A new reach truck was added this year to Hyster’s impressive lineup of lift trucks for high density warehouse operations. The Hyster N30-45ZR/ZDR narrow aisle forklift is available in 3,000- to 4,500-pound load capacities and single or double reach capabilities. This latest model is ideal for high throughput warehouses that require improved efficiency and faster cycle times.Read more
Is Your Fleet UL Compliant?
UL certification, UL approved, UL listed, what do these terms mean? Are they all interchangeable? What rules and regulations do warehouse managers need to know about OSHA standards for UL compliance? The equipment experts at Papé Material Handling have you covered with all the information you need to keep your fleet compliant.Read more
Electric or Propane: Choosing the Right Forklift for Your Application
The most important consideration when purchasing any equipment is your application. A good match of equipment to application is the key to safe, efficient, and profitable use. Both electric and propane forklifts offer pros and cons to consider depending on the use case. Let’s dive into the details.Read more
Are Forklift Fork Extensions Safe?
Forklift fork extensions affect the load capacity, stability, and maneuverability of a forklift. As with all forklift attachments, it’s important for operators to use them in accordance with manufacturer and OSHA guidance. When used properly, fork extensions can facilitate the safe transport of large, bulky loads.Read more