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Blue Giant Equipment Corp.

85 Heart Lake Rd. S., Brampton, ON, L6W3K2, CA

  • 800-668-7078

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Blue Giant Equipment Corp.

Material Handling & Storage

Walkie Counterbalanced Stacker features power steering.

March 30, 2015

AC-powered industrial truck, CB-33, can transport and stack up to 3,300 lb of pallets. Truck features, designed to promote usability in pedestrian forklift applications, from warehouses and retail outlets to product distribution and general transportation, include noise-reducing gear design as well as multi-function steering control handle that aids load handling control and maneuverability. AC motor delivers steady acceleration and travel speeds of up to 3.1 mph under load.

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Material Handling & Storage

Dock Leveler targets climate-controlled facilities.

November 17, 2014

Operated using Blue Genius™ Gold Series I Touch Control Panel, VL Vertical Storing Dock Leveler features IntelliTilt™ technology, which uses precision-based inclinometer to ensure safe and accurate dock positioning. SmartFloat™ allows deck to seamlessly match trailer movement during loading and unloading. With no dirt entrapment points, EasyClean™ deck hinge configuration preserves hygiene levels and enables smooth cross-docking at any grade angle. Read More

Controls & Controllers

Master Control Panel supports loading dock operations.

September 30, 2013

Capable of operating entire loading dock system from one location, Blue Genius™ Platinum Series Master Control Panel includes LCD menu screen that provides equipment status as well as clear instructions for operating and troubleshooting. Interior and exterior LED light system displays safety signals, while rotary disconnect cuts power for servicing and maintenance. Housed in corrosion-resistant, NEMA 4X-rated polycarbonate enclosure, panel operates in wash-down zones and outdoor locations. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Material Handling & Storage

Electric Straddle Truck features regenerative braking system.

July 25, 2012

Engineered to meet and exceed requirements of retail store stock rooms with confined spaces, Big Joe PDS40 can handle freight loads up to 4,000 lb at 24 in. load center. AC-drive motor delivers responsive acceleration and smooth performance throughout battery's discharge cycle. Since braking system is mounted on motor armature shaft, braking power is multiplied via drive transmission. Travel speed remains constant relative to throttle position regardless of load weight. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Electric Vehicle Restraint provides safety in loading dock operations.

May 14, 2012

With 32,000 lb restraining force, StrongArm(TM) HVR303 secures trailers to loading dock via electromechanical rotating hook to prevent dangers associated with unscheduled truck departure. Features include intelligent touch controls, hook-style arm that can service variety of trailers, and spring-based compensation float that ensures compatibility with air-ride suspension systems. Also, constant-force restraining grip prevents accidental separation due to cross-docking bounce/vibration. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Universal Dock Levelers withstand heavy usage

April 30, 2010

Offered in 4 rated capacities from 30,000-45,000 lb, U-Series is comprised of hydraulic, mechanical, and vertical models. Each universal dock, to withstand heavy use, features minimum of 6 U-beams welded at dynamic impact points on underside of deck. Single lip hinge pin enables strengthened and evenly distributed load, while continuous one-piece headboard intensifies strength of deck's front structure. To compensate for canted truck beds, products flex up to 4 in. under load. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Controls & Controllers

Loading Dock Controllers use touch-based interface.

June 16, 2009

Blue Genius(TM) Touch Control Panels feature smart-touch keypad with multilingual visual display that promotes safety and efficiency at loading docks. Workers can manage all connected loading dock equipment - levelers, vehicle restraints, doors, communications lights, safety accessories - from one panel and make sure each piece of equipment is in proper position before others are activated. MPU-based solutions integrate network communications bus and provide programmable menu options. Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Vehicle Restraint System secures loading dock operations.

May 8, 2009

Featuring rotating arm that engages vehicle's rear impact guard at 90° angle, SVR303 StrongArm(TM) secures trailer to dock with 35,000 lb of restraining force. ANSI MH30.3-approved restraint can secure guards as high as 26 in. above ground and as far as 12 in. from face of dock. Dual-acting hydraulic cylinders ensure proper engagement, while switchless Intelligent Positioning System provides positive confirmation that StrongArm(TM) restraint is properly engaged and locked. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Edge-of-Dock Levelers provide smooth top-plate transitions.

July 15, 2008

MD Comfort Series hydraulic levelers (MD-CH), controlled via remote-mounted, single-push-button NEMA 4 station, use 2 cylinders to operate deck/lip and come in 72 and 78 in. widths. Featuring spring-balanced lifting system operated via comfort-grip handle that also functions as maintenance stand, mechanical levelers (MD-CM) come in 66, 72, and 78 in. widths. Both types have 30,000 lb max operating capacity and working ranges of 5 in. above to 5 in. below dock level. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hydraulic Dock Levelers meet needs of shippers.

June 5, 2007

Offering capacities from 25,000-40,000 lb, Mantis Series features yieldable lip that absorbs incoming trailer impact to prevent platform and trailer damage. Single pushbutton activation, for deck and lip, can be located on one remotely wall-mounted control station, complete with external reset button. Equipped with various safety features, series comes in 6, 8, or 10 ft lengths and 6, 6.5, or 7 ft widths. Working range is 12 in. above to 12 in. below dock level. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Dock Levelers offer mechanical or hydraulic operation.

February 7, 2007

Suited for mid- to high-volume shippers, Mantis Series comes in 6, 8, and 10 ft lengths and 6, 6.5, and 7 ft widths. Working range is 12 in. above to 12 in. below dock level, and 16, 18, and 20 in. lip extensions are available. In addition to capacities from 25,000-40,000 lb, series features yieldable lip that absorbs shocks from backing in trailers; V-grooved maintenance stand; full-operating-range toe guards; and fall safe devices. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Transportation Industry Products, Mounting & Attaching Products

Dock Safety Device guards against roll-off and damage.

January 2, 2006

Designed to prevent forklift roll-off and overhead door damage, XDS EXTRA DOCK SAFETY SERIES protects loading dock employees from dangers of drop-zone when door is open and no truck is present. Safety device features DOOR AND DOCK GUARD and acts as pallet stop to guard door panels and tracks from regular impact damage. Constructed to stop 10,000 lb rolling loads up to 4 mph, hydraulically activated safety guard is mounted 22 in. in from face of deck plate and rises 7.5 in. above deck. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Pallet Stacker is suitable for computer industry.

August 28, 2002

Voyager Stacker offers aluminum frame and modular construction with ergonomically correct positioned steering handles. Available in manual pump or battery powered lift versions, capacities are rated at 1,000 and 2,000 lbs at 24 in. load center. Power lift model has 12 V deep cycle battery with built-in charger, battery discharge indicator, and key controlled on/off button. Lifting system provides 63 in. of lift and incorporates non-corrosive webbing. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Pallet Truck handles up to 5,000 lbs.

August 9, 2002

BPT-50 Hand Pallet Truck features 8.5 in. raised fork height that is achieved with 10 full pump strokes. Heavy-duty, galvanized cast pump housing is protected from collision hazards, is corrosion resistant, and provides protection from dirt and water contamination. Three-position handle has no pinch points and features insulated foam grip. Reinforced forks are rounded to avoid damage to pallets and include lead in rollers for easy pallet entry and exit. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Material Handling & Storage

Pallet Truck carries more than 2 tons.

May 30, 2002

PWB45 electric, walkie pallet truck, rated for 4,500 lb, has tight turning radius of 60.5 in. Vertically mounted SepEx motor provides maximum torque throughout entire speed range. Programmable 24 V controller offers variable forward, reverse, drive, and braking functions. Truck, with ergonomically correct handle, provides comfort and safe handling of pallets, minimal steering effort, dead-man braking activation, and automatic creep speed. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Fork Lift can be maneuvered.

November 27, 2001

BGNR Series Walkie Reach Truck is suited for backrooms or other congested areas. It has 24 in. heavy-duty reach mechanism with internal hosing. Forks have 2 degree forward and 6 degree back tilt for handling pallets, even if pallets are damaged or stored two or three stringers high. Reach action is cushioned for steady and controlled extension and retraction of loads. Read More

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