Lift Truck Rentals


Whether you need a compact electric lift truck for your narrow aisles, a big boy 110,000 lb. lift for your quarry operation or anything in between, you can count on Altorfer Cat. We sell, rent and support the full lines of Cat, Mitsubishi, Jungheinrich and Taylor Lift Trucks.

Our professional, capable staff can help you choose the best truck for your needs, and we provide comprehensive support for our lines as well as almost every other make of lift truck on the market.

The Altorfer Lift Truck team is committed to helping you stay productive, offering our unique ‘Parts Fast/Parts Free’ program, 24/7/365 emergency parts and service response, and computerized Preventive Maintenance tracking with a human touch. We even offer Total Maintenance contracts that cut your maintenance costs and allow you to concentrate on your business.

This level of service was recently recognized in 2014 as Altorfer Lift Trucks was honored for the sixth time since 2005, as a 2014 “Dealer of Excellence”

MHEDAAltorfer Lift Truck is proud to be a member of the Material Handling Equipment Distributors Association (MHEDA).

MHEDA’s mission is to further improve the proficiency of independent material handling distributors in order that they continue to be the most effective and efficient conduit to the marketplace and to be a resource to all industry stakeholders.

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Parts and Service

A $1.5 million plus parts inventory enables us to fill 98% of our parts orders from in-house stock.

Promatch Parts are for all your equipment, be it Toyota, Crown, Hyster or any other material handling Original Equipment Manufacturers’ (OEM). Their quality equals or exceeds all OEM specifications and come with a 6-month warranty/no hour limit. More than 16,000 SKU numbers enable us to cover more than 680,000 competitive applications! We also offer an extensive and full line of Cat Forklift Parts.

Our factory-trained service technicians provide comprehensive support for all manufacturers, including technical information, carbon monoxide testing/prevention, fluid sampling and fork testing. Field techs are ready 24/7/365 and equipped with direct-connect mobile phones and laptops for easy access to parts and service information at your site. Our full time technical coordinator is available to eliminate wait and consolidate technical information in one place.

Lift Truck Rentals 

Altorfer Lift Truck is proud to be a partner for all your lift equipment rental needs. As an authorized representative for some of today’s major manufacturers, there’s no better place to rent a lift truck in Cedar Rapids and throughout eastern Iowa, Indiana, northern Missouri, and central Illinois. Our inventory consists of a wide range of machines, all of which feature low hours and are routinely serviced by our team of trained technicians. Rent a lift truck from us if:

  • You need to keep working at full capacity while part of your own fleet is down for repairs.
  • You have a short-term need for additional working capacity, whether it’s due to high volume periods or the unique demands of a one-off job.
  • You want to avoid the cost of maintenance or transportation, or of the credit implications of leasing a new machine.
  • You want to try a potential purchase out in real-world conditions before making a decision.

Whatever your reasons for looking for a “forklift rental near me”, Altorfer Lift Truck has the equipment you need to get the job done right. When you rent a lift truck, we’ll be there to provide assistance with delivery, training and, if necessary, maintenance and service support. Lift rentals are available by the day, the week or the month. Financing is available for qualified applicants.

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If you need to service, buy or rent a lift truck, make Altorfer Lift Truck your first call. We have the experience and the expertise necessary to match you with the right machine for any task. Contact us today for more information.

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Please call 563-326-3513 to find out how Altorfer Lift Trucks can help your business save time and money.

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