A powerful Hydraulic Leveler with a Safety Barrier Lip
The NORDOCK® BARRIER™ Series platform is a unitized welded structure with continuous welds at the beam, header plate and lugs for maximum strength.
The deck plate, lip plate, beam sections and lugs are constructed of minimum 50-55,000 PSI yield material.
The beams are formed channel or 6″ structural wide flange with welded side guards to provide additional strength.
The continuous rear hinge provides side-to-side tilt with no pinch point.
Hydraulic power for smooth, efficient operation
The BARRIER™ Series power unit is a frame mounted integral assembly fully tested and oil filled. The motor is a totally enclosed non-ventilated type available in all voltages.
Regenerative hydraulic cylinders are a heavy-duty design with polished chrome rods, guide bearings and high-pressure seals. 80,000 lbs. and higher capacity units have dual lifting cylinders.
Easy one-step push button control
The operator presses the control button until the deck is raised and the lip is fully extended. Releasing the button allows the lip to lower onto the truck bed.
The operator stores the leveler by pressing the control button until the lip fully retracts.
NB Features & Benefits
- STAY-PUT™ Barrier Lip Prevents Accidental Forklift Fall Off in a Stored Position
- Lip Withstands 10,000 Lb. Forklift Impact at 4 MPH
- Exclusive Lip Lug and Header Plate Design for Maximum Strength (20-Year Warranty)
- Heavy-Duty Cylinders with Non-Adjustable Velocity Fuse
- Continuous Fixed Rear Hinge Provides Easy Transfer & Eliminates Pinch, Trip or Impact Point (20-Year Warranty)
- Dual Side 33% Beam to Deck Weld Pattern
- Six Solid Steel Rear Frame Supports
- Self-Cleaning Lip Hinge
- Open Frame Design for Easy Pit Cleaning
- Independent Deck and Lip Maintenance Supports with Lock Out Tag Out Capability
- Full Operating Range Telescoping Side Guards
- Zinc Coated Hinge Rods
- Dust Tight Control Panel Enclosure with Operator Instructions on Cover
- High Tensile Lip and Deck Safety Tread Plate
- Two Laminated Dock Bumpers Included
NB Options & Accessories
- 20” Long Lip
- Brush & ALL-SEAL™ Weather Seal Systems
- Automatic Return to Dock Level
- Weather Tight Controls
- Dock Lights
- Curb Angle Sets
- SMART-HOOK® & TRUCK-LOCK® Vehicle Restraints
- Wheel Based & PIT-HOOK™ Vehicle Restraints
- LOGI-SMART® Integrated Control Systems
- IMPACT™ Series Steel Spring & Steel Face Dock Bumpers (10-Year Structural Warranty)
- WEARTOUGH® Dock Seals & Shelters
Short Form Specs
*Add capacity required from from 30,000 to 160,000 Ibs. Example: NB-68-60.
Special sizes available to suit existing pits. Consult your NORDOCK® representative for assistance in choosing the correct capacity and options for your application.
The BARRIER™ Series of hydraulic dock levelers are the ultimate in strength, safety and reliability with full hydraulic powered deck and lip functions.
The STAY-PUT™ barrier lip prevents accidental fall off of dock in both stored and below dock positions.
Available in capacity ratings from 30,000 to 160,000 lbs. and standard nominal sizes of 6 ft. wide x 6 ft. long to 7 ft. wide x 12 ft. long.
Standard features include a dust tight enclosure with shielded controls, full range telescoping side guards, fall protection velocity fuse, night locks, dock bumpers and a superior warranty.
The barrier lip is designed to withstand a 10,000 lbs. impact at 4 miles per hour without failure.
The platform is a unitized welded structure with continuous welds at the beams, header plate and lugs for maximum strength.
The deck plate and lip plate are constructed of minimum 55,000 PSI yield material.
The beams are formed channel or 6” structural wide flange with welded side guards to provide additional platform strength.
The continuous rear hinge provides 4” of side-to-side tilt with no pinch point.
The frame has seven solid steel rear supports, an open design for easy pit cleaning, and lip supports that prevent illegal entry when the door is closed.
The front and rear hinge rods are SAE 1045 material, zinc coated with factory applied anti-seize lubricant.
The power unit is a frame mounted integral assembly fully tested and oil filled.
The 1 HP motor is a totally enclosed non-ventilated type available in all voltages.
The hydraulic hoses are SAE 100R2 with permanent fittings attached.
The hydraulic cylinders are a heavy-duty design with polished chrome rods, guide bearings and high-pressure seals.
The 80,000 to 160,000 lb. capacity units have dual lifting cylinders.
The operator presses the raise button until the deck is raised and lip automatically extends, or independently by pushing the lip extend control, and on releasing the button the lip will descend onto the truck bed.
Emergency latching stop button provided to arrest deck movement when pressed.
To store the leveler, operator presses the raise button until the lip fully retracts, then releases the button to allow the leveler to lower into its stored position.
The standard 18″ long lip projects 13″ beyond a 4″ bumper to engage a truck bed 12″ above or below floor level.
NORDOCK® guarantees that the BARRIER™ Series dock levelers will perform as described and to the full satisfaction of the purchaser for one year from date of receipt or NORDOCK® will either repair, replace or remove the product and refund the purchase price.
In addition, the front and rear hinge assemblies are guaranteed, under specified guidelines, for a period of twenty-years.
All NORDOCK® dock levelers are designed to exceed the safety and performance requirements of ANSI MH30.1 – 2007 and when properly applied comes with a 10-Year structural warranty.