Category Archives: Truck and Wheel

Wheel Risers

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 Wheel risers provide a cost-effective solution to maximize loading dock capabilities and increase productivity, without costly pits or building construction.

Adjustable Wheel Risers

  • Unique bridge design provides smooth operation regardless of trailer axle position by matching trailer bed height to loading dock floor, while allowing water to flow underneath.
  • Support design allows height to be adjusted before or after installation.
  • 1-year parts and labor warranty.

Pit Filler Wheel Risers

  • Deck spans over drain allowing access and easy maintenance.
  • Reduce trailer height change due to sloped drive approaches.
  • 1-year parts and labor warranty.

Static and Custom Wheel Risers

  • Allow trailers to be serviced at optimal position just above dock height.
  • Increase productivity.
  • Virtually no maintenance.

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Collapsible Wheel Risers

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Collapsible Wheel Risers Features and Benefits

  • Improve trailer serviceability with two specifically designed heights to safely access the trailer.
  • Minimize product damage from servicing trucks below dock level.
  • Hydraulically raised and lowered prior to truck positioning.
  • Bridge drains and compound approaches.
  • 2 1/2" collapsed height to service standard trailers.
  • Surface mounting does not require costly pits.

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Z-Deck

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 The Z-DeckTM Truck Leveler's unique design improves safety and productivity with full-width access to any load.

Z-Deck Truck Leveler Features and Benefits

  • Unique, z-shaped deck helps minimize the slope of the lifting surface, keeping tires even and reducing the opportunity for trailers to move away from the dock.
  • Increases productivity by eliminates pit wall and bumper obstructions to efficiently access below-dock loads.
  • Minimizes product damage from servicing trucks below dock level.
  • Low-profile design 1-5/8" rear section collapsed height eliminates bumper override. No need for a below-grade pit.
  • Easy installation - Surface mounting does not require a costly trench or additional drainage.
  • Consistent, centered trailer positioning -Two wheel guides ensure accurate alignment to protect the building and dock seal.

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ThinMan

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The ThinMan™Truck Leveler/Global Wheel-Lok Vehicle Restraint system increases productivity with full, unobstructed access to virtually any trailer and load.

ThinMan/GWL Features and Benefits

  • Increased productivity -Eliminates pit wall and bumper obstructions to efficiently access below-dock loads.
  • Low-profile design1-1/8" collapsed height eliminates bumper override. No need for a below-grade pit.
  • Easy installation -Surface mounting does not require a costly trench or additional drainage.
  • Safe, reliable restraint - Integrated Global Wheel-LokTM restraint positions automatically as trailer backs in to help prevent separation from the dock during loading and unloading.
  • Safe sequence of operation Truck leveler and vehicle restraint are interlocked to ensure proper and safe operation.
  • Consistent, centered trailer positioning Two wheel guides ensure accurate alignment to protect the building and dock seal.

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Truck and Wheel

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Changes in the trailer industry, such as longer, wider and lower bed trailers, directly affect productivity at the loading dock if loads are not moved smoothly and efficiently.

Johnson Equipment has innovative solutions for your truck leveling needs. Increase productivity by raising the trailer to the appropriate dock height and providing full-width access for loading/unloading operations.

Truck Levelers

ThinMan TM Truck Leveler/Global Wheel-Lok Vehicle Restraint System
The ThinManTM Truck Leveler/Global Wheel-Lok Vehicle Restraint system provides increased productivity with full, unobstructed access to virtually any trailer and load. 

Z-DeckTM Truck Leveler
The unique, z-shaped deck helps minimize the slope of the lifting surface while providing full-width access to the trailer.

Wheel Risers
Johnson Equipment offers several custom wheel riser options to improve trailer serviceability.

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