Hydraulic dock

a dock in which a vessel is raised clear of the water by hydraulic presses.

See also: Dock

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The warehouse, which spreads across 7500 sq m with a total capacity of 10,000 pallets, six loading/unloading bays with hydraulic dock levelers.
The new integrated loading dock system (Rite-Hite, ritehite.com) includes automated vehicle restraints, safety lights and hydraulic dock levelers that create 50% less dock shock.
Thorworld proposed a bespoke system for each doorway, comprising a ramp, platform, electro hydraulic dock leveller, roller shutter door and dock shelters.
By installing a versatile hydraulic dock lift, the facility was able to resolve space constraint issues while accommodating a variety of vehicle sizes for loading and unloading.
It involved designing, building and installing a fully automated, anti-surge hydraulic dock gate designed to automatically open and close with the tides.
The existing hydraulic dock plates for the 24 exterior dock doors will be replaced with state-of-the-art airbag dock levelers.
The warehouse also has 10 loading / unloading bays with hydraulic dock levelers.
Hulk[R] Hydraulic Dock Lifts offer the capability to move heavy loads up to 50,000 lbs, bringing the dock to the trailer regardless of height.
* Hydraulic dock levelers in capacities from 25,000 to 40,000
Blue Giant has introduced a new line of hydraulic dock levelers with capacities from 25,000 to 40,000 pounds to meet the needs of shippers desiring a rugged, dependable dock with the operational ease and safety of hydraulic operation.
Stanford and the others decided that upgrading with Rite-Hite Aftermarket's Hydraulic Dock Leveler Conversion was the answer.
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