Loading Dock Equipment
In Overhead Door Company of Central Jersey we offer a wide array of dock levelers.
A dock leveler is a bridge that covers the gap between a facility and the transport vehicle, protecting both, your products during the loading/unloading and your staff.
Before you purchase a dock leveler, you need to know what dock leveler will work for you.
First, you need to pick a type (mechanical, hydraulic or air powered dock leveler), then you need to pick the right size and finally you need to pick your dock leveler's capacity.
Don't know where to start? We are here for you. Contact us and we will be more than happy to help you make the best decision for you.
TYPES OF DOCK LEVELERS:
|Mechanical Dock Levelers
These are economical solution to basic applications, while still providing strength and durability.
These levelers use a pull chain activation to raise the deck. The operator then simply walks the deck back down to the bed of a trailer or to a stored position.
|Hydraulic Dock Levelers
These are the safest loading docks, as they prevent free fall in a truck pull-out situation.
These dock levelers are push-button activated and have the highest capacity available. They utilize fully powered raise and lip extension functions with hydraulic cylinders and individual or multi-unit hydraulic pump and motor stations.
|Air Powered Dock Levelers
These levelers are an economical alternative to hydraulic levelers, but are still operated with a push-button activation for ease of use. These usually don't require any electricity in the dock pit.
|Edge of Dock Levelers
Great solution for lower budgets.
They mount directly to the dock face and provide a recommended working range of +/-3" and a maximum operating range of +/-5" above or below dock.
These units are offered with either mechanical or hydraulic operation.
Vertical Dock Levelers
These levelers are hydraulically operated.
|Powered-Assisted Dock Levelers
This dock levelers are both reliable and flexible enough to keep up with the fast environment. These rugged loading dock levelers combine the durability of a mechanical dock leveler and the high performance of hydraulic operation, while remaining functional even in the event of a power loss through a manual override device. It’s the perfect blend of power, performance and peace of mind.
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