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The Role of Forklifts in Sporting Events

With Darr being a proud sponsor of the Dallas Cowboys' and the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo, we thought it would be appropriate to explore exactly what forklifts have to do with sporting events. It's not like you see a forklift out and about on the field during the games, right?

But while forklifts might not be visible parts of a sporting event, they are without a doubt an essential element of these events. From participating in the construction of the venue to ensuring that concession stands have everything they need to satiate fans, new and used forklifts really are invaluable.

What follows is a look at some of the obvious and not so obvious examples of forklifts at work in sporting events. You might be surprised at how much they actually do.


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Darr: Providing Opportunities for Our Veterans

Military service is a high honor, and a great sacrifice. Yet, leaving military service can often be difficult for veterans and their families. In fact, many veterans have some difficulty transitioning to civilian life (Learn more about this transition here). To help them with this transition, many companies strive to provide training, job opportunities, and support to military veterans and their families.

Darr Equipment is one of those companies. The military experience of our own leadership, combined with our deep respect for our service members and veterans, is what drives our commitment to easing the transition for military families by hiring them to work on our team.

Our long history of hiring veterans is a reflection of our dedication to give back to our service members for the sacrifices they have made for our country. We value the unique contributions veterans can bring to our business, and we work hard to cultivate an environment where they can thrive in new civilian careers.


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