G. E. Plant Services
FORK TRUCK HIRE, SALES & SERVICE
Traction Batteries & Chargers
A forklift battery is expensive: typically accounting for 20% of a machine’s purchase price. It is effectively your fuel source for the next 5 years so it makes sense to look after it.
G. E. Plant Services can supply and fit new batteries to any type of truck should your existing battery no longer cope with the work load required. We can first of all though verify your battery is indeed beyond any economical repair and has alas reached the end of its useful working life.
Modern battery chargers have become significantly more efficient in recent years, especially the new generation of intelligent models. So in certain circumstances it may be a good idea to upgrade your old charger when investing in a new battery for an older truck. It is especially important to match battery and charger to ensure maximum life from the battery.