Your Full-Service Forklift Company
We buy & sell used equipment, and we’ll beat any trade offer!
Servicing RI, Southeastern MA, and Cape Cod
We carry a huge range of high-quality used equipment, including forklifts, pallet jacks, late model batteries, and chargers to help any business.Learn More
Service & Parts
Whether you need a full transmission rebuild or fast and efficient road-side repair, our experienced service department is ready to help.Learn More
We offer daily, weekly, monthly, and long-term rental contracts for forklifts and equipment that fits your budget and needs from 3,000 to 15,500lbs.Learn More
Started in 1982, Ocean State Forklifts began in a garage on Rhode Island with about six employees, but quickly grew. By 1984, we’d moved to our current location on 22 Hollister Rd in Seekonk, MA. Today, Ocean State Forklifts is a family-owned business run by Douglas O’Brien Jr. (named after his father Douglas O’Brien Sr.) retired. Now, we have 19 employees and are one of the largest used equipment companies in the area. Whether you need to purchase, lease, or rent, Ocean State Forklifts has a large selection of new truck inventory. Our fleet of fully stocked service trucks provides both regular maintenance and repair to businesses throughout Rhode Island, Southeastern Massachusetts, and Cape Cod.