loading ramp

loading ramp

A device or facility (hinged, mechanical or hydraulic) to provide for differences in the heights or to span gaps between a loading surface and a carrier.
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Substructure, central drainage * new construction retention basin (3x) * new construction house perron * new construction loading ramp * new construction service parking lot * new construction ramp + stairs to best.
8 quake struck just after midnight 132 miles south of Wellington, where it collapsed a ferry loading ramp, broke windows and caused items to fall from shelves.
40" Detachable Drive-On Loading Ramp Set (3) features low angle to protect vehicles and stays on the ground when lift is raised, easily moved aside
The 50-seater bus was parked on Holyhead Port's loading ramp at around 12.
Not lugging a full-size rifle case through airports makes your life easier, because the tiny case doesn't scream "gun" to thieves and gets thrown into the luggage hold when bigger gun cases get left on the loading ramp for the next scheduled flight.
The complaint alleged there was standing water in the loading ramp adjacent to the warehouse, cracks and possible uplifting of a portion of the warehouse's foundation, concrete erosion, cracking and bulging in an area outside the warehouse, water seepage into the truck ramp sump located near the loading ramp, and soil erosion in the parking area adjacent to the warehouse.
Bell said: "She'd run very nicely on her debut at Newmarket and was just getting into the lorry to come home when she slipped on the loading ramp and hurt an ankle joint.
Upon alighting from the bus at the proposed hub at the front of Tesco facing towards Lynchgate Road, one will be unable to walk to the left because of the buses turning out of the hub towards Lynchgate Road, the delivery lorries entering an exiting the loading ramp and the traffic entering the undercroft parking.
You probably have them in your cell phone, and maybe even your loafers--tiny radio chips a warehouse and a big box store can scan to track each retail item, from loading ramp to display shelf to purse.
Sausages, pates and minced meat make their way along Glide's conveyors to a loading ramp and from there into the awaiting trucks.
Q WOULD my Pullmore car transporter with loading ramp be a sought-after model - and what would the approximate value be?
However, the 52,000-pound van's low ground clearance and the angle of the aircraft's loading ramp presented even greater challenges for loading the lab's van and tractor.