Crown Equipment Opens New Sales and Service Location in Virginia

Harrisonburg, VA (December 1, 2022) – Crown Equipment, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, today announced a new company-owned sales and service location in Harrisonburg, VA, to provide material handling and warehouse solutions to customers in the region.


The new Crown Lift Trucks – Blue Ridge facility ensures material handling companies in the region have access to the equipment and services they need to keep products moving and their supply chains operational. Crown offers electric and internal combustion forklifts, rental and Encore® remanufactured equipment, service and parts, V-Force® energy solutions, InfoLink® operator and fleet management systems and warehouse products and design services.


“With over 4,600 supply chain operations in Virginia, there is a growing need for material handling solutions and service in the region,” says Paul Almeida, general manager Crown Lift Trucks- Blue Ridge. “Our global support network is built upon local customer connections, which enables fast service response times and local parts and equipment availability.  


Crown Lift Trucks – Blue Ridge is fully operational at 3900 Early Road, in Harrisonburg, VA while Crown invests in a new facility in the area. The branch can be reached at 540-427-7054.


The launch of the new facility has also created career opportunities in sales, customer service, parts and forklift service. Those interested in the opportunities that are available can visit Visitors can create a profile, submit an application and receive notifications about new opportunities as they become available.


About Crown Equipment Corporation
Crown is one of the world’s largest material handling companies with a reputation for award-winning product design, advanced engineering and technology, and superior after-sale service. Crown’s business philosophy utilizes vertically integrated processes to design, manufacture and distribute forward-thinking, innovative solutions that improve customers’ productivity and operating efficiency. Crown produces a broad range of forklifts as well as automation and fleet management technologies.


The company’s global headquarters is located in New Bremen, Ohio, USA, with regional headquarters in Australia, China, Germany and Singapore. Its employees number more than 16,100 worldwide. Crown operates a service and distribution network that exceeds 500 retail locations in over 80 countries. To learn more about Crown’s ideas for helping customers advance the productivity of their operations, visit

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