Thompson Lift Truck, a division of Birmingham-based Thompson Tractor Company, is proud to offer you a wide variety of material handling solutions that can grow with your business. Whether you have one machine or an entire fleet, we are here to support you every step of the way. We bring over 65 years of service and commitment to you.

Safety and Training

Forklift accidents are an all-too-common occurrence in warehouses and on other material handling job sites. Thompson Lift Truck can provide operator training in Florida, Georgia, and throughout the Southeast that reduces the risk and helps you create a safer work environment. We can tailor our programs, which consist of both classroom and practical exercises, to your unique workforce configuration and experience levels. We can also help you comply with stringent guidelines from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).


Fluid Analysis

Our forklift solutions include regular analysis of your equipment’s oil and coolant. This essential preventive maintenance step detects contaminants that could impact fluid performance and damage vital components. Our service can provide an excellent return on investment by improving performance and productivity, lowering repair costs, and lengthening your fleet’s life span.

Available fluid analysis services include:

  • Particle count testing
  • Oil condition analysis
  • Wear metals analysis
  • Viscosity testing
  • Coolant analysis

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    Warehouse Solutions

    Thompson Lift Truck can provide everything you need to optimize your warehouse operations and help your business stay competitive. Get help automating many repetitive tasks to increase productivity, lower costs and reduce errors. We also offer multiple racking options to maximize storage space and organize workflows throughout your facility. Our loading dock and door solutions will allow you to move freight into and out of your facility more efficiently.



    Our broad selection of batteries will keep your forklifts running at full capacity throughout each shift. You’ll find lead acid products that perform well in extreme conditions and provide a low-cost option that fits tight budgets. We also carry advanced lithium-ion batteries that deliver higher long-term value, enhanced performance, and more charging flexibility.


    Fleet Management

    Our material handling solutions include cutting-edge fleet management technologies that provide more insight into your equipment’s performance and health. You’ll be able to track, monitor, and manage your forklifts online or via your mobile device, determine the precise time to perform preventive maintenance, get detailed operating history information, and pinpoint the location of every machine.