Caterpillar Container handlers are full container handlers which are unparalleled in lifting capacity and efficiency.
Stability, modern technology and high performance combine to make Caterpillar Container handlers the optimum option for unloading and loading full containers. Container Handlers range from 24 tons to 43 tons. Options comprise high-mounted cabin in the middle or low-mounted cabin at the front for the superb visibility and handling.
Rough Terrain Forklift
The rough terrain forklift is recommended for applications at construction sites and other environments where there is no paved surface. This type of forklift is utilized to transport materials around lumberyards.
These kinds of forklifts are really meant for rough terrain. Then again, the equipment is top heavy and has to be handled carefully in rough locations. The machinery needs to be level with all tires on the ground when lifting.
Steering is more challenging at faster speeds. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration does not set speed restrictions on forklifts. Nevertheless, operators are responsible for operating forklifts at a speed which is safe, specially when driving on rough terrain and when turning.
Not lifting a load while operating on an incline will avoid a tip over. The load has to be on the equipment's uphill drive when driving up an incline. If driving down an incline, backing down is a good safety practice.