Hook lifts are mounted on heavy-duty trucks to enable hauliers to change out flatbeds, dumpster bodies, and similar containers. Primarily used in conjunction with tilt framed bodies and specialized containers that are designed for transportation of materials in the waste, recycling, scrap and demolition industries.
Ground level loading and unloading
Exact positioning when dropping off containers
Ability to get in and out of tight spots
Quick exchange of containers: Containers are lift/dropped within 90 seconds
No cables needed to hook or unhook
Complete in-cab operation
There is a series of hydraulic rams to hoist the container onto the chassis of the truck to secure the container onto the truck.