loading dock shelter

loading dock shelter

A waterproof canopy which extends out from a building to provide weather protection between loading dock doors and the opening of a truck.
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To achieve the best of both worlds, Select Comfort installed energy-efficient loading dock shelters (Rite-Hite, 800-456-0600, www.
The Survivor[TM] dock shelter by Frommelt[R] features an innovative, impactable side-frame design specifically engineered to eliminate costly damage that often occurs when semi-trailers make contact with loading dock shelters.
The analysis showed that the old loading dock shelters were contributing to a potential energy loss of hundreds of dollars for each of the 18 dock openings--as much as $40,000 for the entire facility.