MANITOU FORKLIFTS & TELEHANDLERS

Rough Terrain Forklift


As a world leader in the rough terrain forklift industry, Manitou has developed product lines and an independent dealer network that has established it as one of the most popular brands in North America. Focused on safety, performance, operator comfort, dependability and serviceability; each Manitou forklift supplies customers with versatility and efficiency for a variety of applications and industries.

Straight Mast Rough Terrain Forklift:

With 6 different straight mast options, there is a Manitou Forklift designed for every application. Whether you are looking for semi rough terrain forklift options, 4-wheel drive options, static or articulating chassis, hydrostatic and torque convertor drive options; Manitou has a forklift to meet your unique needs. Manitou also offers the worlds most compact 4 wheel drive rough terrain forklift with capacities starting as small as 4,000 lbs and going as high as 15,000 lbs.

Telescopic Rough Terrain Forklift:

Representing the worlds largest model line in the industry, there are 40 telescopic Manitou forklift options available today. Focusing on versatility and performance each telescopic line is designed to meet the needs of any application you may have. From the 4,000 lbs to the 46,000 lbs capacities at a 36° load center rating, Manitou offers both the smallest compact telehanders for the tightest dimensional applications but also the largest capacity options in the world with their MHT series.



The key to success on any jobs site is safety, efficiency and cost reduction, the Manitou Rotating Telescopic (MRT) Series is designed to do just that. The MRT provides your application with the versatility of the telescopic rough terrain forklift range along with the high reach capacity of a crane with lifting heights from 46 ft up to 100 ft. This machine, with its capacities of 7,000 to 11,000 lbs and outriggers enables the versatility and range of rotating cranes with the mobility that makes your job easy. Minimal tail swings and compact size offer the largest service diameter of any mobile rotating crane in its class.

Taking the versatility of their telescopic forklifts and the design of a traditional loader or backhoe, Manitou has created the best of both worlds with a series known as the Maniloader or Manihoe. This unique series is designed to provide your application with a dual purpose machine that enables the operator to extend the front end to obtain the forward reach needed with overall lift heights of up to 20 ft to work in some of the most challenging applications.

For added mobility consider a mounted Manitou Forklift. These machines accommodate the various delivery needs of your retail business. Truck mounted forklifts are not new to the industry, however Manitou is the first of it's kind to provide a Truck Mounted Telescopic (TMT) Series. Using again the versatile telescopic concept, Manitou put the low mount boom on a unique hydrostatic 3-wheel chassis. With this new concept, truck decks and trailers can be unloaded from one side of a standard width deck, reducing the time and space required to load and unload materials. However, if the straight mast design is what your application and operators require, the Truck Mounted Vertical (TMV) Series can support you as well.