Local Material Handling Solutions from a Global Leader
Crown Equipment Corporation is a leader in the design and manufacturing of world class forklift equipment. With more than 70 years of experience, Crown has earned a reputation as an innovative and consultative partner on a wide variety of material handling solutions including support services and warehouse design.
At Crown, we meet the needs of local customers while collaborating on a worldwide scale. Our global line of lift trucks and services is comprehensive yet designed to accommodate local operator preferences and business practices. With a sales, distribution and service network that includes more than 500 locations worldwide, Crown provides responsive, thorough service and innovative products tailored to each market.
Crown designs and manufactures up to 85 percent of its forklifts and components. This level of integrated manufacturing ensures consistent quality, flexibility, product availability and supply chain coordination to serve customers quickly and efficiently. Innovative design and engineering is a hallmark of the Crown brand. Focusing on operator productivity, safety and product lifespan, Crown has been honored with more than 100 global design awards.
All of Crown’s products and services can be accessed conveniently through your local Crown dealer.
Since its entry into the material handling equipment industry, Crown has earned a reputation as a leading innovator in world-class forklift equipment.
Crown has distinguished itself from competitors with exceptional product designs and a unique business approach based on vertical integration. When it says Crown on the outside, it's a Crown on the inside. Crown designs and manufactures 85 percent of its lift truck components, including key parts like motors, drive units, and electronic modules. From our smallest hand pallet truck to our highest lifting turret truck, our goal is to always provide the user with the most efficient and ergonomic lift truck possible to lower total cost of ownership and increase uptime. Crown is a strong and extensive global dealer network that provides a wide variety of quality material handling equipment, storage solutions and support services.
Crown manufactures material handling equipment that includes electric forklifts, IC forklifts, hand pallet trucks, fork lift trucks and more. Crown has earned numerous awards recognizing its ability to produce innovative products that set new standards for design excellence and our dedicated team of professionals will always put you first.
Crown was founded in 1945 and entered into the material handling industry in 1956. Crown’s global headquarters are located at 44 South Washington Street, New Bremen, OH 45869. Regional headquarters are located in Germany, Australia, Singapore and China.
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Each Crown sales and service location offers new and used forklifts, rental and refurbished forklifts, batteries, chargers and more. From our smallest hand pallet truck to our highest lifting turret truck, our goal is to always provide the user with the safest, most efficient and productive lift truck possible. We also offer a variety of forklift parts and service programs at competitive rates to help deliver the maximum return on your forklift investment.
With a wide variety of electric and internal combustion (IC) forklifts, batteries, chargers, warehouse products and fleet management products, Crown supplies material handling solutions with superior performance and value. Our full product line includes:
• Electric counterbalance forklifts
• IC counterbalance forklifts
• Very narrow-aisle turret trucks
• Reach trucks
• Order pickers / stockpickers
• Pallet trucks / pallet jacks
• Tow tractors
We also go beyond the lift truck to help our customers optimize their operations. We offer warehouse solutions that maximize space and increase productivity with design and planning services and quality equipment and supplies. Our fleet management solutions allow users to measure, benchmark, analyze and act on truck and operator data to support better real-time decision making. Crown’s smart automation solutions simplify workflow, save time and money, and improve safety for our customers.
Crown’s support services help customers maximize productivity and efficiency. With award-winning safety and training programs, service and parts for virtually any truck brand as well as batteries and chargers, Crown partners with customers to keep their operations running smoothly. Crown offers a variety of convenient forklift parts and service programs at the most competitive rates in the industry to deliver the maximum return on fleet investments and the lowest total cost of ownership.
Crown Lift Trucks®, Encore®, V-Force®, Crown Integrity Parts and Service System™, InfoLink®, One Source Lift Truck Parts®
Serving Hayward, San Francisco and the surrounding area