Designed with power steering to assist the operator in manoeuvring loads, the tug also features a robust hydraulic mast and a smart coupling system, which together with a self-levelling hydraulic system, provide maximum traction to the industrial drive wheel.
The tug’s castor guard is also self-adjusting making it safer for the user. The machine also features emergency stop buttons and an automatic braking system to maximise the device’s safety.
Businesses have traditionally used cranes and forklifts to move heavy loads, which comes with various risks and safety problems, explained Andy Owen, managing director of MasterMover. These range from the object or load potentially falling from a height and endangering staff, to hitting other objects while dangling.
In the wind turbine manufacturing, for example, the manufacturing and assembling of blades and components can be a complex process. It requires fast, safe and effective transportation of the individual components across a facility. In some instances, engineers are also required to move support equipment such as production tooling and test equipment.
In addition to the increased operational efficiency, the PS3000+ has been designed with an interchangeable, side loading, industrial capacity battery system to enable continuous operation.
- Complete wireless control
- Hydraulic weight transfer
- Interchangeable batteries
- Up to 30,000kg load capacity
- Self adjusting hydraulics
- FEA tested steel chassis
- No Diesel Fumes
- Battery Monitoring System
- Emergency Stop Button
- Status Light & Flashing Strobe
- Warning Horn