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Used Utility Vehicles

Most warehouses utilize forklifts to transport inventory quickly and efficiently, but in huge facilities, transporting people from place to place can waste valuable time. On the production floor, time is money. Long walks hauling equipment around your facility means wasted minutes for your entire team. But with the help of a used warehouse utility vehicles such as stockchasers, burden carriers, and personnel carriers, you can help your crew reclaim that time with a fleet of quick and agile used warehouse utility vehicles.

Utility vehicles are a cost-effective solution that highly increases productivity. These vehicles can be used for towing medium sized loads, order picking, and burden carrying. Unlike forklifts these vehicles provide an ergonomic advantage and are extremely maneuverable. So, call American Surplus today at (800)876-3736 and speak wit one of our knowledgeable sales associates today!

Used Crown Wave Work Assist Vehicle
Used Crown Wave Work Assist Vehicle
  • D.C Voltage: 24
  • Tray Capacity: 200 lbs.
  • Platform Lift Ht. 118"
  • Tested & Inspected
Used Nordskog Electric Vehicle
Used Nordskog Electric Vehicle
  • Increase Efficiency
  • Easy Maneuverability
  • Decrease Worker Injury
  • Carry Loads in Bulk
Used Personnel Lifts
Used Personnel Lifts
  • Improved Productive
  • Eco-Friendly
  • Set Up in Minutes
  • Increase Safety

Available Combo Deals

About Warehouse Utility Vehicles

A used utility vehicle is a great solution to saving your employees valuable time. These utility vehicles allow employees to navigate narrow aisles with ease, picking orders and getting them ready to ship in bulk, without having to constantly run back and forth between each item. With a tight turning radius and up to 1,200 pounds of carrying capacity, a used utility vehicles can make all difference in your warehouse.

A burden carrier offers similar utility to a stockchaser, but is designed for longer trips. A burden carrier is ideal for transporting inventory over longer distances, or with greater frequency. Their more rugged design does not give you as small of a turning radius,and may not be as good at navigating narrow aisles as a stockchaser, but can still be a fantastic addition to your operations.

A personnel carrier is the ideal remedy for getting yourself or your employees from point A to point B. Navigating massive warehouses and facilities can be time-consuming and can make even the simplest task take a long amount of time. Whether it is getting from department to department or getting your employees to their job site, a personnel carrier is the most efficient solution for you to utilize. From single-person to 8 or more, there is definitely a personnel carrier that can make your life easier.

Any of the above utility vehicle can be easily adapted into your warehouse to improve the efficiency of your warehouse operation. With top speeds upwards of 10 mph, warehouse used utility vehicles significantly reduce the amount of time your workers will spend transporting materials from one area to another.

At American Surplus, we sell used 24V electric warehouse utility vehicles for up to 60% off the cost of new. We carry models from popular manufacturers such as Cushman, Taylor-Dunn, and Columbia. Warehouse utility vehicles typically fit two workers and their tool kits, and some also have a rear cargo deck.

Do not miss out on our low prices. Request a quote online or call our sales team at (800) 876-3736 to learn how you can save your crew valuable time every day with a used industrial utility vehicle or any used material handling equipment from American Surplus.

Benefits of Warehouse Utility Vehicles

Warehouse utility vehicles are essential for the smooth operation of any warehouse or distribution center. They provide efficient transportation of goods, equipment, and personnel, saving time and reducing labor costs. Here are some key benefits of warehouse utility vehicles:

  • Enhanced Productivity: Warehouse utility vehicles allow workers to move large quantities of goods quickly and easily, improving efficiency and reducing the time required to complete tasks.
  • Flexibility: These vehicles can be used for a variety of purposes, from moving pallets to transporting personnel and equipment, making them an indispensable part of any warehouse or distribution center.
  • Reduced Labor Expenses: By reducing the need for manual labor, warehouse utility vehicles help businesses save money on labor costs while increasing productivity.
  • Improved Safety: These vehicles are created with safety in mind and help to reduce the risk of accidents and injuries in the workplace.
  • Environmental Benefits: Electric-powered utility vehicles are an eco-friendly alternative to gas-powered ones, reducing emissions and energy consumption while increasing efficiency.

In short, warehouse utility vehicles are an essential tool for any business looking to increase productivity, reduce labor costs, and improve safety in their warehouse or distribution center. Whether you're moving personnel or goods, there is a utility vehicle that can be customized to fit your needs.

Utility Vehicle Frequently Asked Questions

Q:What makes our utility vehicles unique?
A:Our utility vehicles can assist with several workplace tasks – Operating on rugged surfaces, transporting employees while performing work, and navigating tighter spaces than a traditional vehicle could.

Q:What type of maintenance does a utility vehicle require?
A:While every utility vehicle is different, basic maintenance tasks should be prioritized to keep your product in good condition. This includes but is not limited to: regular oil and filter changes, fluid level and air filter checks, battery maintenance, brake replacements, and tire inspections.

Q: What are the different types of warehouse utility vehicles, and what are their specific uses?
There are several different types of warehouse utility vehicles, each with its specific use. Some examples are tuggers, electric carts, work assist vehicles, and personal lifts.

Q: How can warehouse utility vehicles improve the efficiency of a warehouse operation?
Warehouse utility vehicles can improve the efficiency of a warehouse operation. They can increase productivity by enabling workers to move quickly and efficiently. Additionally, they can help streamline workflow and reduce the amount of time required to move items from one location to another.

Q: What are the safety considerations when operating warehouse utility vehicles, and how can they be minimized?
Safety is paramount when operating warehouse utility vehicles. Operators must be properly trained and certified to operate the specific vehicle they will be using. They must also follow safety guidelines, such as wearing appropriate personal protective equipment and following speed limits and traffic rules within the warehouse. Regular maintenance and inspections of the vehicles can help prevent accidents due to equipment failure.

Q: How can maintenance and upkeep of warehouse utility vehicles be managed to ensure optimal performance and longevity?
Maintenance and upkeep of warehouse utility vehicles are crucial to ensuring optimal performance and longevity. Regular maintenance schedules should be established, and operators should be trained to conduct routine inspections of the vehicles before use. Any defects or malfunctions should be addressed immediately. Proper storage and charging of electric vehicles can also help prolong their battery life. Additionally, keeping detailed maintenance and repair records can help identify trends and prevent future problems.