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    What is a Dock Leveler?

    [fa icon="clock-o"] Feb 16, 2016 12:33:38 PM [fa icon="user"] Jai Patel [fa icon="folder-open'] dock levelers, dock door company, NY, bay lift, dock levelator, bergen, passaic, new york, somerset, middlesex, dock plate, NJ, new jersey, door dock, electric dock plate, loading dock plate installation company, essex, hudson, dock lift, automatic dock plate, dock repairs, NYC, hunterdon

    A dock leveler, or dock lift plate is simply a....
    BRIDGE!!

    What is a dock leveler plate lift

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    •Bridge the gap between the dock floor and the trailer bed
    •Provide a safe bridge for material handling vehicles during
    loading/unloading
    •Steel bridge designed to work at various heights and accommodate
    various weights
    •Type of leveler is determined by volume of traffic, total gross weight of
    load, difference in height between trailer & dock, productivity &
    efficiency concerns and most of all - SAFETY
    •Come in a variety of types - Safety Barrier Lip, Hydraulic, Mechanical,
    Vertical Storing, Mechanical Edge of Dock and Hydraulic Edge of Dock
    •Come in a variety of sizes - 6’ - 6’6” - 7’ wide and 6’ - 8’ - 10’ long with
    12’ long available in hydraulics
    •Come in a variety of capacities - 25K, 30K and 35K are most common
    with 40K, 45K, 55K, 75K and 100K available per requirements

    For more information, please give us a call at 973-471-4060 or email us at: info@dockndoor.com We service Northern New Jersey (Bergen, Passaic, Union, Essex, Morris, Hudson, Hunterdon, Somerset county/counties), Manhattan, New York City, Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island, Bronx, Westchester and Rockland. 

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