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The new flexible way to rent forklift trucks

Power Buy The Hour - Flexible contracts based on the hours you use

Right on time availability. Whether it’s a counterbalance, reach truck or even a VNA Order Picker –  you can keep a truck on-site for a small monthly fee, protecting you from any changes in demand, and then just pay for the hours you use.

Flexible operations meet flexible rental rates

Jungheinrich has formulated a revolutionary way to rent forklift trucks, with full flexibility and maximum transparency. Power Buy The Hour is all about time, with personalized contracts based on your hourly usage! With this new concept in forklift hire you are in control of your material handling in terms of efficiency and flexibility.

Your advantages at a glance:

•    Select from a wide range of truck types to suit your requirements
•    Flexible contracts starting from just 6 months
•    Simple terms and conditions
•    Rapid availability across the Jungheinrich range
•    Full service costs included

It‘s so easy!

With Power Buy The Hour, you sign up to a contract where you pay a small monthly convenience fee for the flexibility of having a truck on your site ready to go and then an hourly charge for when you need to use it.

ARRANGE a free consultation with one of our specialists about Power Buy the Hour today!

Example costs for our EFG electric counterbalance:

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* Example prices based on 5 hours per week usage as part of a 6-month contract. Subject to terms and conditions and availability. 
Additional handling fees may apply.

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Is Power Buy the Hour right for you?

Jungheinrich offers a range of flexible hire options to suit your individual use case. Depending on your preference for contract length and the amount of usage you envision for the truck, we have the right solution at the right price. Take a look at the options below to determine which product fits your circumstances.

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Do you like the flexibility of Short Term Hire but would prefer to commit for the medium term in order to save costs? Is your forklift usage too low to justify getting your next truck on Contract Hire – but you don’t want to pay Short Term Hire rates? 

Power Buy the Hour could be the solution!

Cost per week / average over contract duration - Benefit to you: Saving opportunity!
Average usage / operating hours - Benefit to you: Pricing that reflects usage!
Contract duration / minimum term - Benefit to you: No long term commitments!
Contract flexibility / availability - Benefit to you: Trucks available on site immediately with fewer conditions!

Arrange a free consultation with one of our specialists about Power Buy the Hour today!

Download the White Paper on Rental

Jungheinrich recently sponsored a white paper on truck rental.

‘Redefining Rental for Materials Handling Equipment’ - a white paper by Sapio Research, on behalf of Jungheinrich UK Ltd, explores whether the forklift rental market is able to meet changing customer demands in an increasingly 24/7 Marketplace and reveals some interesting points on where rental is right now and where it needs to move forward according to the UK market.

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Prize Draw Terms and Conditions
*The Apple Watch prize draw is open to all requestors of a Power Buy The Hour consultation aged 18 or over and resident in the UK, except for Jungheinrich employees or anyone directly connected with the planning or administration of the competition. Entries must be submitted using the webform at One entry will be registered per email address. Entries must be received by 23:59 on 31/12/2020. Late entries cannot be accepted. The entry instructions form part of the rules. By entering you agree to accept and be bound by the rules. The draw will be held week commencing 11/01/2021. The winner will be the first entry drawn at random and will be notified on the email address provided by 18/01/2021. The judges’ decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into. The prize is one Apple Watch Series 6 - the colour and strap may differ from that pictured. The winner is responsible for their own cellular or internet connection / Prize does not include service or connectivity. Prize subject to availability. There are no cash alternatives. The winner’s name will be available after 18/01/2021 by emailing If the prize is not claimed within 14 days of the prize winner being notified it will be redrawn and awarded to the new winner. By entering the competition you agree to receive offers and information about Jungheinrich products and services. Winners agree to their names being used for promotional purposes. Copyright in all material submitted as entries rests with the promoter. 
Promoter: Jungheinrich UK Ltd, Sherbourne House, Sherbourne Drive, Tilbrook, Milton Keynes, MK7 8HX.

The new revolutionary Power Buy The Hour rental contracts are available on all electric models:

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