Mission Impossible? Custom Engineered Solutions at the Dock

What types of challenges does your company face at your loading dock? Are building imperfections or structural defects preventing you from making  necessary improvements? Whatever the problem, Applied Handling’s expert team of sales representatives, engineers and suppliers work together to present the best solution. Call us today at 1-800-837-8020.

April’s Featured Solution

A local University came to Applied Handling with unique problem. Due to low dock height and inability to dig an approach well, servicing different size truck trailers seemed impossible. The solution; Custom Engineered Dockhouse by Dockzilla® paired with RiteHite’s scissor lift leveler.

Project Captain: Mike Blazaitis

Equipment Manufacturers: Rite-Hite® and Dockzilla®

Product Descriptions and Specifications:

Rite-Hite Elevating Dock Lift Assembly – LRL 96L 96W (5000lb)440-480/3/60 Power – 20′ Std Usable Pendant Cable

  • Lift to be mounted to concrete
  • 8′ x 8′ platform
  • 5000 # capacity
  • Handrails
  • Remote power unit (mounted inside)
  • 460v 3-phase
  • 18″ x 84″ lip front and back.

DockHouse by Dockzilla (Custom for 24″ dock height and scissor lift)

  • (2) Dock House Assembly- 8×8 SCISSORS LIFT
  • 24″ dock height
  • Opening at trailer to accommodate 10′ wide x 10′ tall dock door Includes:
  • Framework to mount scissors lift
  • Solid sidewalls to eliminate pinch point
  • Adjustable base plates
  • (2) side wall weldments
  • Front Door frame
  • Roof weldment
  • Steel Faced 4″ projection x 20″ tall dock bumpers