The Giraffe recondition completed

 

Here is the Giraffe after completing the recondition process.  After some time spent in the shop recieving a new engine, and replacing some needed worn parts we shipped the machine to get a new look.  The new paint job and decals seat and belt along with a few items in the drivers cab area this machine looks great and is ready to go back to work after a long break.  We thought it turned out so well we added it to our rental fleet.  Take a look at how it turned out in the pictures below. If you would like more information about our re-condition process feel free to contact our service manager John Robidoux for a detailed estimate on getting your older reach forklifts looking and running like new.

 

1982 542-25 LOED recon for the City of Burbank.

 

 

 

The city of Burbank has hired West Coast Equipment LLC to fully recondition their 1982 542 LOED 15,000 lb reach forklift. “We took on this project knowing it was going to be a big job but this is the machine they must have in their yard because of its size and its lifting capacity” said John Robidoux service manager of West Coast Equipment.  ” They wanted us to really go through the whole machine, so we installed a new 88 h.p. TIER 3 Iveco engine and hydraulic pump along with the  new radiator and cooling fan system. We also installed a new wiring harness with new gauges on the dash to monitor the new engines vitals. We have rebuilt the hydraulic lift cylinders and have run all new hoses to the boom and steer axle.  The brakes need to be freshened up so the rotor was turned and new pads were installed. The next stop is the paint shop to complete the full effect of this recon.  The machine will be painted City of Burbank white and will recieve all the city logos.”  Check back for the final assembly of this recondition project after it comes back from the paint department.

 

West Coast Equipment is Moving

 

Look for our new facility in Corona off the 15 freeway.

 

 

June 1 ,2012 we are scheduled to move into our new facility in Corona Ca. The new location is 18,000 square foot of in-door service area including our walk in will call desk.  The new location is perfect for servicing LA, OC ,San Diego and the deserts from our location alongside the 15 and 91 freeways.  We are looking forward to the new location to provide us with a more visable location to contractors that use Gradall, JLG and Skytrak telehandlers.

The new address is

958 El Sobrante Rd.

Corona, Ca. 92879

Our new phone number is 951-256-2040