Lift Inc., a distributor for Crown and Toyota Lift Trucks, has begun construction on a 68,000-square-foot facility in Leesport, Pa. The new facility, expected to be completed in September, will house Lift Inc.’s material handling division serving Berks, Lebanon and Schuykill counties in east-central Pennsylvania.

The new building will also host Reading Tractor and Equipment, formerly Reading Kubota, the distributor for Bobcat and Kubota Equipment in Berks and Schuykill counties. Reading Tractor also carries CAM Superline Trailers, Exmark commercial mowers, Honda Power Equipment and Stihl Power Tools.

Lift Inc., in business since 1973, provides equipment sales, rentals, parts and service. In addition to Crown and Toyota, it handles JLG, Genie and more.