Advantages and Benefits of Using a Forklift in the Industry


Product | 02 January 2023

The use of heavy equipment is no stranger to the industrial sector, one of which is the forklift. Forklift is an industrial truck tool that is used to lift and move materials or other objects that require more power in short distances. Swadaya Harapan Nusantara (SHN) together with TOYOTA are here to provide support to customers, especially in the industrial sector to speed up the process of distributing goods, especially goods that cannot be reached by human power.

Forklifts have 2 (two) forks made of iron which are useful for lifting pallets. In addition, forklifts can be operated both indoors and outdoors so they are very suitable for use in the industrial sector, goods delivery services, and warehousing activities where work is dominated by moving goods from one place to another. Forklifts also have several other advantages in their use in industry, including:

More Guaranteed Level of Security

Industrial business is synonymous with goods that are heavy, so it is sometimes difficult to use human power. Another possibility that also needs to be taken into consideration by business actors, transporting goods with heavy loads has various risks if done by humans. By using a forklift, work that is difficult for humans to do can be easier and safer because it can reduce risks, especially the risk of work accidents. This choice is the right solution, both in terms of safety and speed in the work process.

Various Capacity

Even though it is a small heavy equipment, a forklift has a large enough power capacity. Swadaya Harapan Nusantara (SHN) provides forklift units that are ready for rent of various types of power variations, ranging from 2.5 tons, 3 tons, 5 tons, up to 7 tons. With a large variation in power, the forklift that Swadaya Harapan Nusantara (SHN) rents out can be used to carry several items at once. This unit is also suitable for transporting goods that are already packaged in cartons and containers, and are carried over short distances.

Fast and Efficient for Company Productivity

By using a forklift, the process of moving goods from one location to another is certainly faster, so that the company's productivity can increase. Forklifts can also be used to help stack goods in the warehouse, and the space in the warehouse can be used more optimally with goods that can be stacked with the help of a forklift.

After knowing some of the advantages and disadvantages of forklifts, it should also be noted that there are many brands and types of forklifts that can be found on the market. As explained above, currently Swadaya Harapan Nusantara (SHN) provides forklifts that you can rent on a long-term and short-term basis, and they are even available for used equipment. Interested in the advantages and benefits of Forklift? Get more detailed information about forklift products through the SHN Contact Center at 1500-072 (Ext.5) or WhatsApp at 0811-7230-383.