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All customers, vendors, and concerned parties, W.D. Matthews Machinery is considered an essential critical infrastructure workforce, and we are open during the Corona Virus crisis currently taking place.

 In order to practice social distancing and limit foot traffic through our buildings, we ask that you remain outdoors and dial one of these numbers for assistance:

Auburn ME

Concord NH


Shrewsbury MA


Thank you for your understanding and cooperation during this time.





WDM COVID-19 Notice

To all concerned parties,

As the global spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) continues and more precautionary measures are taken in our area, we want to assure everyone that W.D. Matthews is currently continuing our daily operations and remain open in Auburn ME, Concord NH, and Shrewsbury Massachusetts as well as our road service. We are monitoring changes as they are evolving daily with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Any decision we make will continue to place the health and safety of our customers, vendors, and staff first.To prevent any spread of the illness, we are doing our part by following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommendations:

  •  Wash hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
  •  Avoid touching your face with unwashed hands
  •  Practice good cough and sneeze etiquette- cover your nose and mouth with a tissue or use the crook of your arm (inside elbow)
  •  Stay home if you feel ill.

Across our locations we have instituted additional cleaning protocol to give focused attention to surfaces, shared equipment, and common areas. We are actively reinforcing the preventable measures outlined by the CDC and ensuring extra cleaning supplies are available at all of our facilities.Please don’t hesitate to contact us with any questions, concerns or special requests you may have for sales, parts, or services during this time.

Thank you for your understanding.

W.D. Matthews Machinery

Auburn ME, Concord NH, Shrewsbury Mass.

New Equipment

New forklifts, aerial lifts, and industrial vehicles from top brands such as Toyota, Clark, LiftKing, Genie, Doosan, Manitou, and JLG. View a selection of our available equipment.


Used Equipment

Buy used forklifts, aerial lifts and other material handling equipment.

Equipment Rentals

Short and long term rental on our material handling equipment.


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2019 marked the 80th year since the inception of W.D. Matthews Machinery Company. We’re extremely proud of the strides we’ve taken over the last 80 years to make our organization the go to provider for material handling equipment. Times have certainly changed since 1939 but one thing has remained consistent over the years, WDM’s dedication to serving our customers with the best products, services, parts, training, and warehousing supplies in the New England Area. We wholeheartedly thank our customers and relish the relationships that have made our last 80 years possible.


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Safety Training 

W.D. Matthews offers both “Train-the-Trainer” and Operator Safety classes to keep you and your company safe and in compliance. We offer classes throughout Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut on all types of lift trucks from Walkie Pallet Jacks to High Capacity Rough Terrain Telescopic Machines as well as training on Aerial Access equipment from ground level all the way up to 150 feet.

New & Pre-Owned

From forklifts to industrial vehicles, we have all the material handling equipment you will need.

Equipment Delivery

We will deliver purchased and rental equipment to you! See our locations page for areas we serve.

Safety Training

We offer both “Train-the-Trainer” and Operator Safety classes to keep you and your company safe and in compliance.