Government Sales & Service

Eastern Lift Truck Co., Inc. has been in business since 1971 and has a long, proud history of providing material handling and storage equipment and services to Federal, State, County and Local Municipal government agencies and the U.S. Military. We recently teamed up with Polaris Commercial to offer GEM electric low-speed vehicles, Polaris off-road vehicles (UTVs) and Taylor-Dunn personnel carriers, burden carriers and tow tractors on Sourcewell Contract # 122220-PSI.

Contact Us   (703) 817-0336   (703) 817-0336
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Offering Government Equipment & Service Solutions

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Eastern Lift Truck Co., Inc. was founded on providing stellar customer service. With more than 500 factory-trained service technicians and parts specialists and another 500 material handling professionals, we are more than capable of providing parts and service for nearly every make and model unit in service today.

Our service footprint covers parts of seven Mid-Atlantic States (DE, MD, NJ, NY, PA, VA, WV) as well as the District of Columbia. For service needs outside our immediate footprint, Eastern Lift Truck Co.’s Fleet Department partners with well-known, established material handling dealerships to provide service throughout the U.S. and abroad.

Eastern Lift Truck Co. welcomes partnership inquiries from qualified government contractors.


Jason E. Thompson - Corporate Aftermarket Manager


Cell Phone: (717) 515-0628

Fax: (717) 819-4573

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Satisfied customers include the United States Department of Defense, United States Navy and Air Force, the Department of Health and Human Services, Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing, the Philadelphia Navy Yard, the Maryland Transit Administration, and the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections.

Cage Code: 2B600

Federal Supply Codes: 2320, 2420, 2610, 2630, 3920, 3930, 6140

NAICS Codes: 236220, 238290, 238910, 332321, 333924, 335312, 335999, 423610, 423810, 423830, 532284, 532412, 811310

PA State Government Sales: Eastern Lift Truck Co., Inc. is proud to be an awarded PA Contract and Authorized COSTARS Supplier for new forklifts and aerial work platforms (booms, scissors and vertical lifts). Find us on PA State Contract Number 4400021189 which is effective through 9/30/22. Our SAP vendor number with the Commonwealth is 177568.

For equipment info. and sales proposals, relating to the above PA Contract and COSTARS, please contact Eastern Lift Truck Co. Account Manager Rob Kuster Email: or Cell # (610) 290-3040

Eastern Lift Truck Co. is also an approved PA Gaming Service Provider, proud participants in Governor Tom Wolf’s “Go-Time” cost savings initiative and a long-time COSTARS equipment supplier. (COSTARS is the Commonwealth's cooperative purchasing program which allows eligible local public procurement units and state-affiliated entities to leverage our state contract.)

Eastern Lift Truck Co. is also an active equipment and service provider to Delaware, New Jersey and Maryland state agencies and local municipalities. We are on Delaware Contract Number: GSS19843-FORKLIFT for forklifts, equipment and maintenance.

In New Jersey, we are an approved vendor (Number V00006045) under the NJ Start program and a proud, long-time exhibitor at the annual NJ League of Municipalities Conference in Atlantic City, NJ.

Eastern Lift Truck Co. is also very active with federal, state and local government organizations in Maryland and Virginia.

Polaris Commercial and Eastern Lift Truck Co. have increased the availability of Polaris Pro-XD UTVs to government agencies for their response efforts to the COVID-19 pandemic. We are on Sourcewell Contract 122220-PSI. Mid-Atlantic region government officials are encouraged to watch this short slideshow and email Dennis O'Neill, Director of Sales, Eastern Lift Truck Co.'s Commercial Vehicle Division.

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We support and hire veterans

Eastern Lift Truck Co., Inc. appreciates and respects those who have served our country. If you are interested in a new material handling career, with a proven winner, please view our list of open positions and contact us today. We would be honored to have you join our team.

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