Dock lifts eliminate the need to manually transfer products from one place to another which in turn can improve productivity, efficiency and safety at all loading bays and docks. Generally, these lifts use hydraulic power to function; however, some models are also operated electrically.
These are user-friendly, rugged in design, compact in size, high in reliability and offer consistent performance for years to come. The dock lifts are available in a wide assortment, ranging from stationary lifts to self movable dock lifts with different height & width options and adjustments as per application requirements. Generally available in standard technical specifications, these can also be custom-designed to suit clients' special requirements. Highly reasonable, these Dock Lifts are widely used in loading, unloading, lifting, carrying and other material handling purposes in Transport Sector, Automobile Industry and allied segments.
Types of Dock Lifts:
Pit mounted dock lifts
Surface mounted dock lifts
These lifts are very easy to handle, operate and require very little maintenance
These can be mounted in variety of places, such as a pit, concrete pad, trucks etc.
Generally have dual controls, these can be operated from the truck, ground or from the platform itself
These are resistant to tough working conditions, UV rays and harsh weather
Positive Aspects :
These reduce the total time used for movement for goods
Dock lifts can save operators'/staffs' from crams and backaches that can happen because of regularly lifting heavy loads
These are mobile and can be moved around very easily; if necessary, these can also be easily transported to a new facility
The lifts provide secure movement to fragile items
These lifts are ideal to be used where manual lifting is not advisable, such as, lifting heavy objects, harmful chemicals or acids, objects having high latent heat etc.