In order to effectively handle empty and laden containers for stacking in a safe manner, or loading and unloading between road truck, barge, railcar and terminal, CAT has engineered and designed many pieces of machinery to get the task done.
A container handler lift truck is capable of stacking as much as 5 containers equipped with forks or with a side-spreader. The cabin can be placed in 3 various positions to offer excellent safety and an optimal view.
There are container handlers that are made particularly to stack empty containers 8 high in a safe and secure manner. The equipment could be outfitted with a spreader for double handling or single handling. The cabin has been rear mounted for the best visibility options.
Loaded Container Handlers
When working with loaded containers, the suitable lift trucks consist of the ones with the range of 28 to 52 tonnes capacity. These models are suitable equipped with mast-integrated gantries for mounting top spreaders and for mounting piggy-back attachments up to 5 containers high.
Machinery for Container Handling
There are many companies which provide a wider range container handling machinery: empty container spreaders, gantry, inverted forks and different lifting heads to suit the handling of containers in the most effective manner.
CAT machinery have revolutionized the material handling market and has always been at the forefront of agricultural, construction and industrial industries. They offer compact models to rotating models. CAT offers different handling solutions to suit different applications.
The variable reach telehandler is the optimal solution for warehousing applications. CAT offers specific attachments as well designed for various tasks. These attachments provide a great combination of reliability, performance and versatility. They transform one machinery into a multi-talented workhorse.
The most versatile telehandler on the market is the CAT rotating telehandler. This machine offers 3 in 1 versatility as well as rotation, suitable for numerous applications. These kinds of machinery are exceptionally versatile and could move loads ranging from 8,800 to 10,000 pounds. They could lift loads or personnel to heights from 14 to 30 meters or 68 to 80 feet.
Many lift truck attachments have also been made available. The CAT rotating telehandler can rotate 360 degrees, making it the best choice for structural work, industrial maintenance and other tasks around your job site.