Welcome to Elwell-Parker

Preserving the Past. Building the Future.

Founded in Cleveland in 1893, Elwell-Parker introduced the world to electric material handling equipment and was one of the first companies to develop a powered forklift. For over a century, Elwell-Parker products shaped the material handling industry and helped build the modern world. Today, you will find Elwell-Parker lift trucks operating in many of the most demanding industrial environments.


Lift Trucks

Elwell-Parker manufactures the L36 high-capacity platform truck.

The L36 Platform Truck

The Elwell-Parker Legacy

Over a century of lifting solutions.

120 Years of Innovation

Parts & Service

Get parts and a full range of service for all Elwell-Parker trucks.

Elwell-Parker Parts and Service

Zero Emissions

Electric power. Endless possibilities.

Our Green Heritage


Complete rebuilds and restorations of any Elwell-Parker truck.

Restored to New Condition

Elwell-Parker Products

A legacy of excellence in engineering.

Proven Engineering Since 1983

Over 120 years of material handling excellence

Elwell-Parker has a rich heritage as a leading designer of high-capacity lift trucks, coil rams, die handlers, and automated guided vehicles for the steel industry.

The Elwell-Parker product line of material handling equipment is more than a catalog; it represents over 120 years of innovative lifting solutions. That century of experience is inside every Elwell-Parker lift truck and is the reason why these machines are far and away the most rugged, efficient, and longest-lasting in their class.


Contact us

Parts, repairs, and other services are available for Elwell-Parker trucks and equipment. For general questions or to lean more about Elwell-Parker, please fill out the form on our contact us online or call 1-800-272-9953.

Looking for Elwell-Parker parts or service? Use our parts and service request form or call 1-800-272-9953.