Forklift Hire In Southampton

Why buy when we provide forklift hire in Southampton?

Make a difference in your workplace with Locators.

Having the right tools for the job can make all the difference – which is precisely why forklift hire in Southampton is thriving. After all, if you’ve ever tried to make do with something that wasn’t fit for purpose, you’ll know all too well just how quickly it tends to work against you. Yet, whilst the market has an abundance of material handling equipment on hand – it doesn’t come cheap. Buying a sliver of the equipment you need can be very expensive. Almost every field has recognised the importance of leasing equipment. However, renting machines varies from project to project and company to company. Despite the ongoing debate about what’s better – hiring or buying – it’s clear to see that cost is the deciding factor. Well, money, the opportunity to make MORE money and any impending risk factors.

At Locators, we offer the flexibility of long-term or short-term hire with over 2,500 forklift trucks immediately at your disposal.

The benefits of our forklift hire in Southampton

Extensive Young Fleet

Factory Trained Mobile Engineers

Overnight Parts Delivery

Quick, Easy & Competitive Rates

Safe & Reliable Equipment

More and more Hampshire organisations are deciding to hire rather than buy their forklift trucks. They also enjoy the tax advantages in freeing up capital and spreading the cost over a more extended period. To help make your mind up, we offer free on-site surveys from our team of Sales Consultants. This way, you can uncover which truck is best for your application. Plus, you’ll deal with our dedicated local service administrators if you ever have a breakdown. These members of our team will know you and your business needs. You won’t ever have to face a faceless national call centre like many of our competitors.

If you only need a truck for that short-term peak in trading, we can supply a choice of over 2,500 forklift trucks for an hour a day to a week or even longer. We have a young hire fleet that’s in excellent condition. Typically, you would expect the rates to be reasonably pricey with a hire fleet like ours. But with Locators, they are pretty competitive. The service we offer is second to none. We can provide you with total flexibility at competitive rates with no hidden extras. Reach out to our hire desk today. Our short-term hire fleet’s prompt and personal attention is yours when you need them and ours when you don’t. We also offer a fixed transport cost. You can easily benefit from reliable, safe equipment while keeping within your budget. Plus, our 20 mobile service engineers operate from well-equipped workshops to support our hire fleet. These experts ensure your downtime is minimal, at best.

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Avoid the worse. Hire the best. Locators, the South’s #1 forklift suppliers.

Unexpected orders, seasonal changes, or sudden breakdowns can cause endless problems like bottlenecks. To avoid delays or missed deadlines, enquire after forklift hire in Southampton. By hiring material handling equipment, your Hampshire business can experience flexibility and mobility. How? Because in addition to being the South’s leading material handling and storage system provider, we also offer a wide range of rentals.

These include electric pallet trucks, stackers, order pickers, and diesel/LPG counterbalance trucks. All are available for immediate hire as and when you need them.

No matter where you are in the UK, Locators’ experienced team offers forklift hire services to suit your needs. Our dedicated experts will provide you with the highest quality service possible. Many of our competitors fall short of providing such services and struggle to match the quality that we offer – that’s why we’re different. So get in touch with us today regarding our range of services. Please fill out our contact form at the foot of this – or any – page.

Sound Familiar?

Is your current fleet capacity struggling to keep up with the demands of unexpected peaks in your handling requirements?

If it’s currently stretched thin, how do you think your business will fare against seasonal demands or unexpected breakdowns?

Here at Locators, we’re here to help. Our team offer long and short-term packages for forklift hire in Southampton.

First, we’ll answer your initial contact and take all the necessary information to find the truck fit for your application. Once approved, all invoices and relevant documents are produced, prepared and itemised. Then comes the truck preparation. We’ll then undertake any necessary modifications and essential preparations. For additional safety, we thoroughly inspect the trucks before they are delivered. This way, we can verify whether they conform to all health and safety requirements. Finally, we load and secure all trucks for delivery, working with our drivers to deliver them on time.

The process takes as little as 24 hours from your initial call to delivery.

Forklift Hire in Southampton

What is forklift hire in Southampton and beyond like?

Forklift trucks are an essential tool for business owners all over the world.

Both major and modest-sized companies rely on them to operate safely and efficiently daily. Yet, every business strives for an increase in productivity. Whilst cutting costs wherever possible is a no-brainer, forklifts can be pretty expensive. For this reason, it may turn out to be more beneficial to look into forklift hire in Southampton. At Locators, we have a massive range of forklifts and machines available for hire. Perhaps you have high demand throughout the year that doesn’t necessitate spending on a new forklift. If so, hiring will save you money in the long run.

Alternatively, hiring is a flexible means of fulfilling the need for a forklift for a one-off job.

We have a range of industrial forklifts, from an electric counterbalance to a Combi straddle carrier. For all your needs within a warehouse, warehouse equipment also makes up our fleet – including the BT order picking and Toyota reach trucks. Need to clean your warehouse floors? We even have a range of cleaners available for hire. The list of machines goes on with telehandlers, access equipment and compact loaders. Ultimately, when looking at forklift hire in Southampton, there are plenty of elements to consider. Costs are the chief concern amongst our clients, especially if they are interested in using a forklift long term. Our only suggestion is to evaluate whether this is constructive for you and your business. The costs of continuous hire might become so much that it would be more cost-efficient to buy a new or refurbished forklift instead.

Aisle Masters & Equipment Hire in Southampton

Efficient | Innovative | Space-saving

We supply a wide variety of warehouse equipment to suit most applications. With an aisle master, we can increase your efficiency and productivity with . . .

Excellent visibility and ergonomics

Up to 50% increased storage capabilites

1.6m Very Narrow Aisle (VNA) ability

Electric, LPG or Diesel Forklift Hire in Southampton

Comfortable | Ergonomic | Interactive

Locators offers a full range of counterbalance forklift trucks. Various lift heights and capacities are available. Increase your efficiency and productivity with . . .

Excellent turning radius

Indoor & outdoor work

Multi-load handling

Telehandlers & Access Equipment Hire in Southampton

Dynamic | Maneuverable | Precision

Need a specialist machine for rough terrain, access equipment or to handle long loads? If so, we can increase your efficiency and productivity with . . .

Exceptional 360° visibility from cabin

Lifts heavy, bulky loads without moving

Perfect flexiblility with 3 steering modes

Get in touch for forklift hire in Southampton

Locators are the South’s leading material handling and storage system company.

If you are interested in forklift hire in Southampton, you can be assured of expert impartial advice and high-quality services. Our team works with some of the largest companies in our area as well as some of the smaller ones too. So, if you would like a partner with the resources and capability to help your business succeed, get in touch.

We guarantee

Access to Young Fleet

The BEST Standards of Equipment

Competitive Commercial Terms

Prompt Delivery Timescales

Responsive & Mobile Support