Posted on: 17 Aug 2018
Topic: General News
Nestled at the base of the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Luna Park Sydney is a thriving amusement park frequented by tourists and locals alike. As one of Sydney's most iconic destinations, it is a fitting customer for the delivery of the first new generation S-Series CLARK forklift in Australia.
For visitors, Luna Park is a destination that, as its slogan suggests, is “Just for fun”. However, their attitude towards safety is much more serious. The locations high level of public traffic coupled with continuous commercial operations means that Luna Park is serious about safety for everyone on their site.
Luna Park’s commitment to site safety is a key reason why this long-term CLARK customer has been an early adopter of the next generation of forklift safety offered by the CLARK S-Series.
“Clark Forklift has supplied and serviced forklifts for Luna Park Sydney for a number of years. Luna Park recently approached Clark to determine if there were options available to increase the performance of the vehicle we were leasing and integrate additional safety features.” - Celia Manins, WHS & Compliance Manager, Luna Park Sydney
The brand new S25L delivered to Luna Park comes packed with standard safety equipmentincluding speed limiting, automatically applied parking brake, LED lights, rear blue light, back up alarm and increased visibility. Additional safety options are also available.
“We have been able to have options on the vehicle tailored to our unique operations. The addition of the blue light proximity warning creates a more visible presence of forklift movements within the Park.” - Celia Manins, WHS & Compliance Manager, Luna Park Sydney
The S-Series also delivers on operator ergonomics leading to a better work environment for Luna Park’s forklift operators. Features include low brake pedal efforts, convenient hood mounted levers, reduced noise and vibration, easy on-off access and many other operator-focused details. Simultaneously the new generation of CLARK forklift boasts a low emission Tier 4 Ford LPG engine maximising on site air quality.