YOUR County Chamber

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  • Fairchild Equipment

    N52 W13821 Northpark Dr

    Menomonee Falls, WI 53051

    P: (262) 289-9600

    F: (262) 289-9655

  • Did You Know?

    • Fairchild Equipment’s Southern Division has locations in Beloit, Menomonee Falls, Racine and Sheboygan.
    • Fairchild Equipment as a company has over 100 technicians and over 35 are throughout the Southern Division.
    • If your equipment is down for service and cannot make it into one of our shops, we can have one of our road service technicians come to your facility.
    • Fairchild Equipment services all makes and brands of forklifts.
    • Fairchild Equipment has full-line availability for all makes of parts and tires.
    • On average, we can dispatch our road service technicians within four hours of a service request, and quicker for emergency breakdowns.
    • All service work orders are dispatched to our technicians electronically, saving valuable customer time and money.
    • With qualified skills, Fairchild Equipment is proud to employ our country’s veterans.
    • Originally from Waukesha County, Southern Division President Van Clarkson attended Arrowhead High School and St. John’s Northwestern Military.

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    About Us

    Fairchild Equipment is a material handling company offering Hyster equipment in southern Wisconsin. Our company provides equipment from the Hyster product line, part of Hyster-Yale Materials Handling, a leading global provider of a comprehensive line of lift trucks and aftermarket parts.


    Recently, the company expanded to the southern portion of Wisconsin when on July 1, 2014 Fairchild Equipment acquired the assets of Schmidt Industrial Truck, Inc. from the Schmidt family in Racine. Later in the year, on October 1, 2014 Fairchild Equipment announced that the company agreed to acquire the Hyster material handling dealership rights from the Heyrman family the owner of Milwaukee Engineering Equipment (MEE) in southern Wisconsin.




    Products from Hyster range over a comprehensive basis from the largest container handlers and reach stackers, pallet trucks, IC and electric lift trucks, to nearly every type and size of industrial forklift truck. Complete materials handling and warehouse solutions are available from Fairchild Equipment including materials handling equipment, warehouse equipment, allied equipment, industrial cleaning equipment, full-line parts and service, racking layout and design, forklift training, fleet management, financing, and more.




    Fairchild Equipment, founded by Gary Fairchild, originated in 1985 as Yale Materials Handling – Green Bay. Today, the company has expanded and has nine facilities designated into three divisions across the state of Wisconsin and Minnesota and employs over 200 people. Fairchild Equipment has been continuously recognized with the prestigious Dealer of Excellence award from NMHG (NACCO Materials Handling Group) 19 times to-date, an award based on the dealers’ industry-leading level of business performance and overall service to their materials handling customers.


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