Stock Number: 2-16-230414
Make: Terex-Comedil
Model: CTT181/B-8 TS21
Year: 2008


Stock Number: EQU007036
Make: Genie
Model: GS2632
Year: 2010


Stock Number: 212560
Make: JLG
Model: 860SJ
Year: 2014


Stock Number: 2-18-UEATT-86
Make: Misc
Model: CARRIAGE


Stock Number: 204592
Make: Mitsubishi
Model: FG25N-LP
Year: 2008


Stock Number: 208305
Make: Manitou
Model: M50.4
Year: 2015


Stock Number: 300306
Make: CAT
Model: GP25N5
Year: 2015


Stock Number: EQU003439
Make: Yale
Model: GDP050
Year: 2011


Stock Number: EQU007692
Make: Ottawa
Model: 30
Year: 2000


Stock Number: 2-18-UEATT-28
Make: Misc
Model: COUNTERWEIGHT


Stock Number: 232178
Make: WackerNeuson
Model: WK HI400HD D
Year: 2013


Stock Number: 205653
Make: Hyundai
Model: 110D-7E
Year: 2011


 
Caterpillar Container Forklift

Caterpillar Container Forklift

A type of machine that is specially utilized to unload and load heavy, large freight containers is known as a container forklift. They are utilized to transport freight on and off trains, ships and truck beds. Container forklifts are the largest and most durable types of forklifts manufactured. They have to be extremely maneuverable on uneven terrain and have sufficient power and torque to safely raise bulky containers. Normally, they have big pneumatic tires and heavy-duty diesel engines.

Like all types of forklifts, a container forklift uses forks in order to lift the containers. Forks must be positioned to make sure the load is secure during transport. Various container forklift models are only meant to raise the containers several meters off the ground. Other container handlers utilize another technique for lifting containers to greater heights. A container handler utilizes an apparatus attached to the front of the vehicle to clamp down on either end of the container like jaws. The machinery is counterbalanced with weights to maintain stability.

Carrying and transporting containers is the main purpose of a container forklift. Regular forklifts do not have enough reach for working in ports. The forks are rated based on the most weight they could handle. The capabilities of the forklift should never be exceeded and should be posted prominently in the cockpit.

  • Taylor Lifts
    No matter what type of company or industry you are a part of, it would be necessary to have a forklift if you have components or ... More
  • Hyster Counterbalance Forklift
    The Hyster Company always strives to improve its products and provide drivers with improved comfort, productivity and excellent ... More
  • Jungheinrich LP Forklift
    Lift trucks are essential pieces of equipment utilized commonly in business, especially in distribution centers, warehouses, storage ... More
  • JLG Boom Lifts
    The boom lifts engineered by JLG could get you into position efficiently, quickly and safely for maximum production. Excellent ... More
  • Genie Electric Boom Lifts
    Genie aerial work platforms are versatile, user-friendly, effective equipment that are a economical solution for numerous business ... More