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Platform System - Sept 2011

This platform was manufactured and installed by Thorworld because the customer did not have a raised loading dock. The platform is 7.2m x 2.5m x 1.3m high with a capacity of 6000Kg.

The platform has a swing lip electro hydraulic dock leveller to allow various types of vehicles to be loaded/unloaded using a manual pallet truck. A bespoke pallet gate has been manufacture to suit the overall width of the platform and allow the pallets to be lowered safety to ground level using a fork truck.

The platform and leveller have an antislip grit surface to provide maximum traction even if the surface is wet.


A collapsible frame dock shelter 3.4m x 3.4m has been fitted to reduce heat loss and improve working conditions / safety. A pair of flared alignment curbs have been fitted to ensure correct vehicle position.


The rendered image above was provided to the customer prior to manufacture.