Forklift Truck & Aerial Work Platform Rentals

Forklift Truck & Aerial Work Platform Rentals

With nearly 3,000 late-model forklifts and mobile elevating work platforms available at 18 different locations, Eastern Lift Truck Co. has one of the largest and most diverse selections of quality rental equipment in the region. We offer forklifts as small as those rated for just 750 pounds to high-capacity Hyster container handlers rated for up to 101,000 pounds. For our distribution and warehouse customers, we offer all types of sit-down, stand-up, and walk-behind style electric forklifts from Hyster and Yale. We also have long-load handlers from Combilift, articulated forklifts from Aisle-Master and four-wheel-drive, rough terrain forklifts from Load Lifter.

Contact our rental team today to explore rental options that are right for you, and ask for a competitive quote. Our courteous drivers provide prompt and safety delivery throughout the Mid-Atlantic region.

Why Rent from Eastern Lift Truck Co.?

  • 18 Locations - Our rental equipment is just a phone call away. We will quickly and efficiently help you find the perfect equipment for your rental needs.
  • 3,000+ Lift Trucks - We offer a vast selection of Hyster and Yale rental lift trucks, ranging from walkie electric pallet trucks to high capacity electric and propane-powered clamp trucks to a jumbo 55,000 pound capacity diesel forklifts.
  • Construction & Aerial Rentals - We rent mobile elevating work platforms, for indoor & outdoor jobs. This includes boom and scissor lifts, man lifts and telescopic handlers. We do NOT rent bucket trucks.
  • How Can We Help? - We understand special applications, the cost of down-time and emergencies. We can help with short and long-term rental planning.

Electric Forklift Rental

We offer stand-up and sit-down electric Hyster and Yale forklifts. These emissions-free lift trucks are perfect for indoor (and yes, even some outdoor) applications.

Hyster H80FT forklift

Propane & Diesel Forklift Rental

You can have it all: power, performance, ergonomics, and efficiency. Our Hyster and Yale propane and diesel-powered rental forklifts get the job done.

JCB S2632E electric scissor lift

Aerial Equipment Rental

Eastern Lift Truck Co. rents articulate and telescopic boom lifts, scissors lifts, vertical masted lifts, and telehandlers. Our brands include Genie, JLG and Load Lifter.


Special Applications Rental

We carry a range of specialty forklifts from rough terrain to very narrow aisle and long-load handling forklifts, to big, jumbo, and explosion-proof trucks, and container handlers.

GEM e4

UTV/LSV Rental

Eastern Lift Truck Co. carries Low-Speed Vehicles (LSVs) and shuttles to handle people moving or lighter tasks as well as Utility Task Vehicles (UTVs) for heavier duty tasks such as transporting heavy loads or navigating rougher terrain.


Jumbo and Port Forklift Rental

Count on Eastern Lift Truck Co. for high-capacity jumbo forklifts, container handlers and reach stacker rentals that are often difficult to source. We support the ports!

MAFI RoRo Tractor

Yard Spotter Rental

The MAFI high-performance, German-built terminal tractors and trailers feature the latest technology and are designed to make your trailer-spotting operation run smoothly and efficiently.

Rail King rail car mover

Mobile Railcar Mover Rental

We offer Rail King diesel mobile railcar movers featuring fuel-efficient Cummins QSB engines for exceptional performance and reliability.

Have Questions on Equipment?

Let us help you! Contact us today.