Linde Forklift Parts
Linde was founded in Germany in 1879;
it was started as a
refrigeration production company. They worked hard to secure patents in
the US and Germany to liquefy atmospheric air. After struggling in the
after the help of American Charles Brush, the industrial rights were
following World War I.
In 1959, Linde decided to stop
production on their tractors
and diesel engines and changed their focus to industrial trucks and
Their emphasis paid off as they introduced the electric lift truck in
In 1977, Linde ventured back into
U.S. territory with the
take over of Baker Material Handling Corporation. They finally had
their feet back
on the ground in the United States’ market. In 1984 Linde expanded
Europe by purchasing Fenwick Manutention S.A., a French manufacturer;
they expanded again and by gaining control of Lansing Bagnall, a
manufacturer. Over the next decade Linde joined forces with several
house manufactures in China, Italy, Germany, and Czech Republic. These
expansions made Linde a power house in forklift manufacturing
We stock parts in our warehouse in Holland, Michigan USA. However, in addition to this warehouse we offer quick shipping from our parent company VanGent Forklift Parts located in Nijmegen, The Netherlands.
Are you looking for a Linde forklift part and have been told that your part is backordered, coming from Germany? Fear not, we can help! We offer quick 3 day shipping from Europe DIRECT to your location in the United States or Canada.
How can we do this? We have a special arrangement with UPS to offer direct shipments to our customers in the USA and Canada. We will quote this freight price to you when we offer the part. If you don't want to get the 3 day service, we also have a weekly airfreight stock order shipment between VanGent and ourselves. You can have your Linde forklift part shipped on our weekly stock order to minimize freight charges.
We understand what it's like to have a piece of equipment inoperable because of a part! The last thing you want to hear is that your part is in Germany which then needs to ship to the Linde forklift factory in South Carolina...and then shipped to your local dealer...who in turn ships to you. Get your parts direct from Europe and get your equipment up and running!