“Canada Material Handling Was Founded In 1976”
Canada Material Handling was founded in 1976 by Bob Benson and Al Defoy. In 1982, the Morrison Family and Steve Speirs purchased Al Defoy’s shares. Bob Benson stayed with the company helping to train the others. Eventually, Bob Benson’s shares were bought as well.
“Our Persistence Has Led To A Solid Knowledge Of Both Fuel Powered And Electric Powered Forklifts”
Years of hard work and learning gave us the skill and knowledge necessary to tackle electric forklifts when they came on the scene. It took time to learn to read schematics, meters and the other instruments necessary to repair and maintain electric lift trucks. Our persistence has led to a solid knowledge of both fuel powered and electric powered forklifts.
“The Type Of Service You Can Expect From A Family Business”
Now, 40 years later, we have successfully built our business on quality work, fair pricing and the type of service you can expect from a family business.