Translation of forklift in Spanish:


carretilla elevadora, n.

(forklift truck)

Pronunciation /ˈfɔrklɪft//ˈfɔːklɪft/


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    (de horquilla) carretilla elevadora feminine
    • Three of the farm's five balers were burned out, and a forklift truck, two tractors, a trailer, a lorry, the farm's own weighbridge and office were lost, along with the two Dutch barns.
    • The gear change belonged in a forklift truck, and let's not forget the interior design.
    • In the early hours of Thursday morning, the robbers, working under the cloak of darkness, forced open one of the warehouse doors and, then, using a forklift truck, loaded eight pallets of digital cameras onto a white lorry.
    • A forklift truck was fueled by gas, in that it had a tank of the kind you find in a heater and the exhaust smelt, well, like a gas heater, and the electric screwdriver wasn't electric - it was powered by compressed air.
    • Police officers who risked their lives chasing the driver of a giant forklift truck who left a trail of destruction across York have been praised for their bravery.
    • He was told that workmen had been trying to move the tank using a forklift truck when it had fallen and split, spilling diesel.
    • He went off somewhere and came back with a forklift truck, lifted the Austin Metro that was on top and dumped it on the floor.
    • I got up onto the forklift truck and managed to trap it in a canister and we then put it into a jar for safe keeping.
    • As far as work safety went, the main danger was of being struck by a forklift truck (they sped constantly around us).
    • A workman from Poland is recovering after a forklift truck went over his foot.
    • Youths have been causing problems in the town this month, with a forklift truck being stolen from Porte Marsh industrial estate last Wednesday.
    • Vandals have caused up to £20,000 of damage after going on the rampage in a forklift truck on a Melksham building site.
    • Before entering, ensure that the forklift plus load weight does not the exceed the elevator capacity.
    • ‘When they arrived they found the patient had been freed by other people in the yard using a forklift truck to lift the other machine off,’ he said.
    • Using a forklift truck the gang spent the next hour transferring the bottles from the articulated lorry's 40 ft trailer into two stolen 16-tonne lorries.
    • He also, it seems, should avoid work involving a lot of use of a pedal of a vehicle, including a forklift truck.
    • She then spent around two hours in the warehouse while the men selected various computers, valued at more than £500,000, which they loaded onto two lorries using a forklift truck.
    • Where existing rail freight operations need big investment in mechanical handling equipment and civil engineering works, all that is required for a Minimodal container is a standard forklift truck.
    • Company staff underwent approved Health & Safety forklift truck training, and employees were instructed not to lift anyone on a forklift truck.
    • They then moved the vehicle to the hard shoulder until after the morning rush-hour before a delicate operation with a forklift truck to remove several thousand oil canisters and make the vehicle safe.