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We will keep updating our news section on a regular basis to keep you informed and provide you with up to date news relating to forklift trucks.

At Unilift South Wales we provide the perfect forklift solutions and offer you the complete package. We have a great collection of new forklift trucks for sale but we also have quality used forklifts for sale. For seasonal solutions we also offer forklift rental solutions. To keep your forklift safe we have a highly experienced forklift maintenance department.


How to read forklift load capacity

21st June 2020
HOW TO READ FORKLIFT LOAD CAPACITY

When you look at buying a forklift or renting a forklift it is always to look at the forklift load capacity. It is important that the forklift you acquire is up to the job. However how do you need to read the load capacity. Is it as simple as to weigh the items which need […]


What type of forklift to rent for a warehouse

27th April 2020
WHAT TYPE OF FORKLIFT TO RENT FOR A WAREHOUSE

Often it can be better to hire a forklift than to buy one. Contract hire often comes with much lower costs than the purchase of a forklift truck. Rental solutions also include servicing and maintenance. Especially when you only require a forklift truck for seasonal peaks it is much better to hire a forklift. When […]


When to replace your forklift tyre

12th September 2018
WHEN TO REPLACE YOUR FORKLIFT TYRES

Just like with the tyres on your car it is important that you look after the tyres of your forklift. It is important your forklift tyres have sufficient thread depth. Tyre thread improves grip, fuel efficiency and improves the safety of the forklift operator. Most forklifts do not have a suspension system like a car […]


Choose forklift fuel type

15th August 2018
CHOOSING THE RIGHT FORKLIFT FUEL TYPE

LP Gas Fuel Forklifts LPG is a gas that is produced by mixing a variety of items including propane, butane and other chemicals and is artificially produced. Advantages LPG Fuel Forklift Trucks Low carbon emitting – burns cleanly with no soot and very few sulfur emissions. Widely available Non corrosive, non toxic and free of any […]


Rental forklift trucks

15th October 2017
FORKLIFT TRUCK – RENTING VS BUYING

Forklift trucks are used in many sorts of work places. From warehouse to a building site forklift trucks can be an extremely useful tool for your business. But will you buy a new forklift truck? Or maybe buy a second hand forklift truck? And there is the option of renting a forklift truck. In this article […]