Used Equipment

At Ocean State Forklifts, we offer an unbeatable selection of good reconditioned forklifts. Some of the brands we carry include; Crown, Daewoo, Hyster, Komatsu, Nissan, Caterpillar, Mitsubishi, Toyota, and Yale. We also carry a large selection of batteries, chargers, forks, and other types of equipment.

When you purchase equipment from Ocean State Forklifts you can count on:

  • Quality Service: We care about our customers and their needs. That means that we won’t just try to sell you the most expensive item we have in stock. We will listen to your problems then offer you a range of solutions that can help.
  • Experience: In business since 1982, we have over 30 years of experience working with companies of all shapes, sizes, and industries, and matching them to the right forklift and truck equipment for their needs. This means that you’ll get recommendations you can rely on.
  • Variety: As forklift experts, we know that one size does not fit all. So, we carry a large range of forklifts in all sizes, engine types, and more. No matter what you’re looking for, we are sure to have something to help.

Equipment Includes:

  • New & Used Chargers (24, 36, 48, or Multicell Voltage)
  • New & Used Batteries 
  • Pneumatic & Cushion Tire Forklifts
  • Propane, Electric, Gas, & Diesel Forklifts
  • Pallet Jacks
  • Fork Extensions
  • Attachments

If you’re ready to add a used forklift to your company, call 800-698-4630 today.



Monday – Friday: 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: Closed
Appointments Available

About Us

Started in 1982 in one of 2 partners house garage in R.I. (reason for name Ocean State) with about 6 employees. Business outgrew location and moved to current location, 22 Hollister Rd.Seekonk in 1984. It was a struggle for many years but the company is now owed by last partner and is a family owned business. Current owner Douglas O’Brien Sr. is now retired and son Douglas O’Brien Jr. now manages the business. We have 19 Employees and one of the largest used equipment companies in the area.


Parts Department
Gus Brennan – Parts Manager

Steven Oliveira - Parts Assistant


Service Dispatcher
Eddy Morin – Service Dispatcher


Sales Department
Douglas OBrien Jr – Sales person


Office Department
Michele Barcelou – Office Manager/Accts.Pay/HR/CFO
Wendy Tavares – Accounts Receivable Specialist


General Manager
Douglas O’Brien Jr.