Lorry Loaders and Unloaders

Vehicle Loaders and Unloaders

Lorry loaders and unloaders, these conveyors are available in Fixed, Flexible, Powered and Mobile versions and can be tailored to suit your specific requirements. From parcels to mattresses, we have a conveyor to help with the safe and quick loading or unloading of the vehicles, from transit vans to ISO sea containers.

Telescopic Expressways

expressway lorry unloader

A simple arrangement of sections of gravity roller track linked together by sliding transfer sections to provide a useful means of loading and unloading vehicles or moving goods within the warehouse or stores.

This unit is easy to move around and able to handle products of varying weights and dimensions, when not required it stacks away neatly. The height and slope can be adjusted easily on each mobile support using a convenient screw jack arrangement.

Available in Standard and Heavy Duty models.

Specifications

  • A vast range of widths and models.
  • Robust solid welded construction.
  • 50 mm diameter rollers fitted in decks.
  • 50 mm diameter steel rollers fitted at the load end.
  • 20 mm diameter steel rollers used in transfer sections to ensure a smooth transfer.
  • Screw jack adjustable height on each deck.
  • Rated @ 50kgs per running metre.
  • Handles and package stops as standard.
  • Quality powder coat finishes BS 4800 18-E-53. (Blue as standard other colours available on request).
  • 125 mm diameter swivel braked castors on each deck.
  • Standard options available: Drop-down end stops, connecting hooks, stainless-steel bearings for wet environments.

Please find the standard track sizes and lengths below.

standard expressway conveyor system

This heavy-duty express way offers an additional model allowing an extended length of 15 meters. All decks are reinforced with rolled steel angle and include a strengthened transfer and pivot area.

It is designed for arduous conditions.
Height and slope can still be adjusted easily on each mobile support utilizing a convenient screw jack arrangement.

High Rise Telescopic Lorry Loader / Unloaders

high rise telescopic conveyor system

  • A simple arrangement of gravity sections linked by transfer sections.
  • Transfer sections ensure smooth product transfer between decks.
  • Extending 10 metres into the trailer or container.
  • Powder coated blue as standard.
  • Height and slope adjusted by a convenient screw jack.
  • Handles and package stops as standard.
  • Standard options available: Stainless-steel bearings, drop-down end stops.
  • Easy to move and will stack away neatly when not in use.

For offloading large containers and trailers fast, safely and with ease. This unit is a development of our existing telescopic mounted on a large fabricated box section chassis with a platform adjustable to suit various vehicle heights.

 

Specifications

  • 600 mm wide track as standard.
  • Robust solid welded construction.
  • 50 mm diameter rollers fitted in decks.
  • 20 mm diameter steel rollers used in transfer sections to ensure a smooth transfer.
  • Screw jack adjustable height on each deck.
  • Rated @ 50kgs per running metre.
  • Quality powder coat finishes BS 4800 18-E-53. (Blue as standard other colours available on request)

high rise conveyor models

Standard Duty Vehicle loaders

standard duty vehicle loader

Faster, safer and more efficient vehicle loading and unloading.
All turning parts fully enclosed to maximize safety.
Move goods – Quickly, safely, efficiently.
Available in a wide choice of widths and boom lengths to suit most container and trailer sizes.
Self-levelling Expandaveyor flexible tongue extending up to 11 MTR’s long into the vehicle.
Plug and play powered flexible options.
Electrical hydraulic height adjustment.
Stand alone or use with other conveyors in the range.
Robust construction is easily manoeuvrable.
Twin belt machine with reversible controls either end for ease of operation and safety.
Available in various standard widths and boom lengths.

Specifications

  • Standard belt widths: 400 mm, 500 mm & 600 mm.
  • Belt material: Two-ply, high grip PVC.
  • Boom lengths: See table
  • Belt speed: 20 metres per minute
  • Chassis construction: Heavy gauge fabricated hollow steel section
  • Boom construction: Folded flat steel slider bed design
  • Drive: 0.37kw flange mounted gearbox
  • Electrical supply: Motor mounted below the pivot. 240 volt 1 phase supply (As standard) 24volt IP65

Control:

  • Paint finish: Yellow powder coated RAL1003
  • Height adjustment: Main boom; manual hydraulic Infeed boom; screw-jack
  • Controls: Top & bottom, stop/start/reverse

standard duty vehicle loader models

 

Heavy Duty Vehicle Loader / Unloader

heavy duty vehicle loader

The heavy duty mobile-powered loader has all the characteristics of the standard loader with added strength in construction allowing longer flexible conveyor tongues to be fitted giving additional penetration into containers or trailers. The robust design also allows the introduction of powered flexible tongues making your application even faster, safer and more efficient.

This mobile twin boom belt conveyor is still versatile and manoeuvrable.
Available in a wide choice of models and options to suit all container and trailer sizes. All twin belt machines feature controls at either end, allowing them to be operated from inside the vehicle or from the warehouse floor.
Boom heights can be easily adjusted to suit the application using hydraulics and adjustable screw-jacks.

heavy duty vehicle loaders models

 

flexible conveyor tongue options

Mobile-Powered Economy Loader

economy lorry loader and unloader

 

  • Cost-effective choice for loading and unloading smaller containers and box vans.
  • Extremely versatile and easily manoeuvrable.
  • 2 ply quality high grip belts.
  • Stop/Start/Reverse controls top and bottom.
  • Robust enough to handle goods up to 50kgs per metre.
  • Swan neck horizontal section to achieve penetration into the vehicle for ease of loading and unloading.
  • Hydraulic height adjustment.
  • Highly durable yellow powder coat finish as standard.
  • All turning parts fully enclosed to maximize safety.

economy lorry loader and unloader schematic

Updated 2021

Please contact Merlin Industrial for special conveyor requirements.

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