PEER Bearing is a manufacturer of bearings for many industries including, agricultural, industrial transmission, material handling and more. The company’s North American headquarters in Waukegan, IL contains a 200,000 square foot distribution center for bearings manufactured at its other facilities throughout the world.
PEER Bearing performs many tasks throughout their warehouse and has acquired a fleet that matches each lift truck to its desired operation. The company relies on Crown order pickers, stand-up counterbalance trucks, reach trucks, turret trucks and even the Wave Work Assist Vehicle during their day to day operations. Operators must be trained on a variety of lift trucks, so they can work on the highest priority tasks at any given moment. The company needed a reliable lift truck solution that included dependable products, prompt service and flexible training options to meet its demand for near 100 percent uptime to keep incoming parts flowing back out the door.