RICO EX Lift Truck Series Overview

Rico’s hazardous product division continues to be the leader in the manufacturing of Explosion Proof (EX) forklifts in North America. Our next generation of EX lift trucks set a new standard in confidence when dealing in potentially hazardous environments.

 

Explosion Proof Pallet Truck Models

Our next generation of EX lift trucks sets a new standard when operating machinery in potentially dangerous environments.

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Vehicle Rentals

Rico’s hazardous product division continues to be the leader in the manufacturing of Explosion Proof (EX) forklifts in North America. Our rental vehicles perform are available to be used in a variety of hazardous environments. Our rental program offers advantages to

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Pre-Owned Models

We are proud to announce we are offering RICO Certified Pre-Owned Equipment. When it comes to Specialty Lift Trucks – it takes a Special Manufacturer and we want YOU to see the RICO advantage.

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EX Recertification

Over time the wear and tear of daily use in a hazardous environment could make many safety features fall below these standards, and the vehicle may no longer be EX compliant.

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EX University

We provide in-house training by certified instructors around classification of hazardous environments and safety training at a minimal cost. This training ensures that our hazardous products manufacturing team retains all the skills necessary to construct the most trusted EX lift trucks in the industry.

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After Market Support

Our team understands the value of supporting our customers and our commitment to building and servicing the strongest most reliable equipment in the industry today. Rico is proud to offer the highest level of customer support and service in the industry and offers a wide range of options for Aftermarket Support.

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RICO EX Lift Truck Series

RICO’s standard for excellence in design, manufacturing and installation of trucks instills in us a responsibility to create the best EX-rated lift trucks on the market today. Simple maintenance, clear operator visibility, and outstanding parts and service support are always tied to the creation of our trucks.

What is critical in the manufacturing process are steps we take to insure safety in our vehicles. All of RICO EX trucks are built to the UL 583 specifications and are approved by the Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).

Our EX-rated trucks are available in various models and configurations, as presented throughout. From pallet and counter balanced trucks to straddle, reach, platform and tractor, our exacting specifications and adherence to all safety levels are what you have come to expect from RICO.

All of our EX-rated lift trucks are built to the UL 583 specifications and are approved by Factory Mutual, a Nationally Recognized Testing Laboratory (NRTL).  Every EX rated Rico truck is approved and labeled to operate in the following hazardous areas:

  • Class 1, Division 1&2, Group D
  • Class 2, Division 1 &2, Group G

Our full EX-rated product line is available in various models and configurations. Simple maintenance, clear operator visibility, and outstanding parts and service support are always tied to our EX line of trucks.

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  • Hazardous Location Primer
  • NFPA 505 chart utilized by OSHA
  • Basic construction techniques