Docks

Discover the loading dock combo which accommodates every size of truck and trailer

Discover the loading dock combo which accommodates every size of truck and trailer

A nationally recognized company was planning a new entertainment facility in the Midwest, and after comparing product lines, contacted Pentalift's local dealer to assist with the design of a safe and efficient loading dock. The customer's requirements included accommodating a wide variety of trucks and trailers from courier to over-the-road models via two dock positions. In order to fulfill this...

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A Custom 16 Foot Hydraulic Dock Leveler Ships Overseas

A Custom 16 Foot Hydraulic Dock Leveler Ships Overseas

When an international trading manufacturer of electronic components contacted a Pentalift distributor with a unique loading dock application, Pentalift’s in-house engineers designed a dock leveler for their specific needs. The existing dock height was 43”, the trucks to be loaded were as high as 62”. This significant height differential would have caused a dangerous percentage of platform...

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29 New Loading Dock Positions are Added to Wood Fireplace Manufacturer's Growing Facility

29 New Loading Dock Positions are Added to Wood Fireplace Manufacturer's Growing Facility

Guelph, Ontario, Canada- – When an innovative designer and manufacturer of wood stoves, gas grills, and fireplaces realized their continued market success and expanding product line required additional manufacturing facilities, including new loading dock positions, they began searching for the right product. Since the first wood stove rolled off their production line in the mid-seventies,...

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New Dock Lift Designed to Fit Existing Dock at Tire Manufacturer's Loading Docks

New Dock Lift Designed to Fit Existing Dock at Tire Manufacturer's Loading Docks

A leading manufacturer of tires approached Pentalift concerning a dock lift application at their research and testing facility in Northeast Ohio. Pentalift was able to design and manufacture a dock lift specific to the company's needs which would fit into their existing pit with minimum modifications - saving them time and money. The lift which was replaced was installed forty years earlier and...

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AmeraMex International Receives a $648,000 Rental Equipment Agreement

Second agreement expected for additional equipment increasing the monthly rental to $108,000 per month or $1.3 million for the 12-month period CHICO, CA – AmeraMex International, Inc. (OTC: AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment for logistics companies (stevedoring/shipping), infrastructure construction, logging and mining companies, announced that it has entered into a twelve-month equipment...

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Unique Application Creates Innovative Ergonomic Lift Table Solution

Unique Application Creates Innovative Ergonomic Lift Table Solution

Guelph, Ontario, Canada – In October of 2013, Pentalift was approached by a large provider of contract sterilization using gamma irradiation. The company was looking for a solution to their unique application which would pair a man lift, or work platform, with a pallet lift. Both units would need to be controlled by a single custom control panel located on the work platform, as would the...

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Curlin Excited to Add Industry Innovator Kelley Loading Dock Equipment to Product Line

Tampa, Florida- – Curlin, a leader in designing, engineering and deploying solutions for warehousing and manufacturing companies, is now offering the Kelley line of hydraulic, air-powered and mechanical dock levelers, energy saving dock seals, STAR Vehicle Restraints and Dock Shelters. Kelley, known for inventing the world's first counterbalanced dock leveler in 1954, has a history of creating...

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Side by Side Dock Lift

Side by Side Dock Lift

A high security financial facility required a dock lift to service vehicles in a confined and restricted area. Based upon space limitations Pentalift successfully designed and manufactured a hydraulic dock lift that the armored vehicles could drive across obstruction free. Pocket style removable guard rails were then installed for dock attendant safety during operation and the armored vehicle...

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AmeraMex International Inks Equipment Orders for $258,000

Company Engages Marketing Group CHICO, CA – AmeraMex International, Inc. (OTC: AMMX), a provider of heavy equipment for logistics companies (stevedoring), infrastructure construction, commercial farming and mining companies, announced that it has received orders valued at $258,000 for refurbished container handlers and miscellaneous equipment.-  The equipment will be shipped at the end of...

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