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Dock Levelers

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A dock leveler is a specialty device built into loading docks bridge the gap between the dock and the semi trailer during loading and unloading. This makes loading and unloading much easier, and allows pallet jacks, forklifts, and other rolling conveyances to move between the loading dock floor and the trailer smoothly. 

Dock Leveler Company Links

  • Star Equipment, Inc. is theUpper Midwest’s leading supplier of dock levelers and other loading dock equipment, including high speed doors and material handling equipment.

About Dock Levelers

Because not all trailer beds and loading docks are at the same height, they often line up above or below the height of the dock. Dock levelers are designed to move up or down to match the height of the trailer bed for smooth, safe transitions in and out of the trailer. Dock levelers are strong enough to support motorized fork lifts, master conveyors, and other similar loading and