Telehandler is a versatile piece of equipment for working at height on any sites. It combines aspects of a forklift, a manlift and even a crane in one handy machine. The equipment is designed with a telescopic boom which is able to retract or extend to adjust the outreach and lifting height. Therefore, the telehandler can perform a wide range of jobs including:
- Lift/lower goods/material
- Elevate goods/material to installing positions
- Handle material
- Elevate workers
Thanks to its versatility, telehandler is widely used not only in construction but also in the logistics, transportation and factory installation.
Telehandler – a versatile equipment with high precision and safety
Telehandler is designed with a wide range of attachments that can be easily swapped or changed for the jobs at hands. This allows you to perform various tasks safely and effectively.
The most popular attachments are:
- Bucket and fork
Telehandler applications in logistics and transportation
Comparing with forklift. Telehandler offers ability to reach higher and further thanks to its telescopic boom. Particularly, it has greater visibility given by the lateral; positioning of the boom and guarantees accessibility on rough terrains thanks to its wheel tire system.
With this advantage, telehandler can:
- Lift/lower material and approach pick-up points on the shelves
- Quick and precise handling of cargos from containers
- Transport goods/materials to desired locations at ease
Telehandler applications in installation works in the factories
Normally the factories that is put into operation is considered a restricted area. It is difficult for the lifting equipment to access due to many obstacles which have been installed before. This makes the installation works in the factory even more difficult. Especially for installing heavy equipment in hard-to-access positions. Meanwhile, the conventional aerial work platforms are unusable in some mounting locations or crane is inaccessible due to its bulky dimensions. In this case, telehandler with its telescopic boom design and a compact dimension will be a perfect solution to tackles these difficulties.
In addition, some models of telehandler offer the rotating function; (the upper body and boom can rotate 360 degrees without moving the lower body). Which will make your works easier and safer.
Particularly, in some cases. If being equipped with hoists or hooks. Telehandler can perform as a crane to lift up or install the structures/material in small and average weight and dimensions.
All-in-one equipment – versatility, easy operation and high level of safety. The telehandler with a wide range of attachments will be a smart choice for your jobs.
The telehandler: FAQ
How much weight can a telehandler lift?
The amount of weight that a telehandler can lift is determined by the reach and load weight of the material. Its lifting capacities ranges from 5.000 – 15.000+ lbs (2.2 tonnes – 6.8+ tonnes) but also depends on these two factors.
Where to buy or rent a telehandler?
You can easily buy and rent a telehandler at U-MAC Vietnam. We supply genuine and quality telehandlers from the well-known Manitou manufacturer (France)
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How long can I rent a telehandler for?
Telehandlers are available for rent by the day, week or month.
U-MAC Vietnam has a highly trained technical team and an excellent rental service to make your equipment rental as easy as possible. After receiving your inquires; we will manage to have a quick check and deliver equipment to your job site.
How much does it cost to rent a telehandler?
The cost to rent a telehandler depends on the rental duration, location, quantity as well as the service supplier.
Get in touch with us at hotline: 0833 486 586 to get further information and quotation.