At Burns Industrial Equipment we carry a wide range of specialty forklifts such as long-load-handling, 4-directional and straddle-carriers lift trucks from Combilift, compact sit-down electric forklifts from Mariotti, and very narrow aisle optimizing trucks from Bendi and Drexel. We understand the importance of providing our customers with the support they need to keep their product moving. We have the inventory to meet all your specialized equipment needs.

We offer competitive pricing for both our short and long-term rentals and our well-maintained rental units are ready for quick delivery. We service our equipment according to detailed manufacturer guidelines and inspect each unit when it arrives off rent and before it is delivered. We do this to ensure that each rental unit is in ideal condition when it arrives at your facility. Please call our rental specialists today to discuss your special application and lift truck needs.

Popular Rental Equipment


Designed to give optimal aisle performance while retaining many of the features which have made the award-winning Bendi the first choice in articulated forklift trucks, capable of storing pallets in 4′ 9″ aisles offering great space savings over counterbalance and reach trucks. Bendi can achieve a storage density that exceeds that of a very narrow aisle (VNA) installation.


The Drexel SwingMast® fork trucks are electric powered and have a 90° rotating and shifting mast that operates as a front or side loader that can stack pallets or long loads in aisles as narrow as 56″. Landoll Drexel Narrow Forklifts are proven solutions for storage space optimization.


The hardworking, versatile design of Combilift’s multi-directional range combines the features of a counterbalanced forklift, side loader and very narrow aisle (VNA) truck in one vehicle, for a complete solution.


The entire range of Mariotti products are specifically designed and constructed to operate in limited spaces while still offering State of the Art Technology, Ergonomics & Safety, Reliability, and High Productivity. The ME AC line of compact, three-wheel electric riders incorporate technology, quality and simplicity into a cost effective forklift. Capacities from 1,500 lbs to 2,100 lbs equipped with cushion tires, rear wheel drive and AC traction.

Greater Pittsburgh and Western Pennsylvania

210 Thorn Hill Road,
Warrendale, PA 15086

  • Burns Industrial Equipment only services Pennsylvania, Ohio, and West Virginia.