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Types of Electric Tugs

Pedestrian-operated tugs include electric Ride-On Tugs and electric, Remote-Controlled Tugs

Key Features to Consider

1. Weight capacity
2. Battery life and charging time
3. Traction and manoeuvrability
4. Attachments and accessories

Choosing the Right Electric Tug for Your Business

1. Assessing your specific material handling needs
2. Evaluating the workspace and terrain
3. Comparing different models and features
4. Consulting with experts

Proper Use and Maintenance

1. Operator training and certification
2. Implementing safety protocols
3. Regular inspections and maintenance
4. Replacing worn or damaged components


Electric tugs are an invaluable addition to any material handling operation. They offer improved workplace safety, increased efficiency and productivity, versatile applications, and an environmentally-friendly approach to moving heavy loads. At Astrolift, we are committed to providing the highest quality electric tugs, backed by expert support and a range of customisation options. Our team is ready to help you find the perfect electric tug solution to meet your specific needs and elevate your business to new heights.


The Astrolift Advantage

At Astrolift, we pride ourselves on delivering innovative material handling solutions that are tailored to our customers' unique requirements. We offer a wide range of electric tugs, along with the expertise and support to help you choose the right equipment for your business. Our commitment to quality, safety, and customer satisfaction has made us a trusted name in the industry. Experience the Astrolift difference for yourself and discover how our electric tugs can transform your operations for the better.

What is an electric tug?

An electric tug is a battery-powered vehicle designed to move heavy loads effortlessly and safely, particularly in warehouse and manufacturing settings.

How does an electric tug work?

Electric tugs work by using powerful electric motors to generate traction, allowing operators to move heavy loads with ease and precision.

Are electric tugs suitable for all industries?

Yes, electric tugs are versatile and can be used across various industries, from warehouses and manufacturing to aviation and healthcare.

Are electric tugs safe to use?

Yes, electric tugs are designed with safety features such as emergency stop buttons, anti-crush systems, and robust construction to ensure safe operation.

Can electric tugs be used on inclines and slopes?

Yes, many electric tugs are equipped with powerful motors and advanced traction systems to handle inclines and slopes with ease.

Are electric tugs eco-friendly?

Electric tugs produce zero emissions and have a low noise output, making them an environmentally-friendly choice for material handling.

Do electric tugs require regular maintenance?

Like any piece of equipment, regular maintenance is essential to ensure longevity and optimal performance of electric tugs.

How much do electric tugs cost?

The cost of electric tugs varies depending on the model and its features, but investing in an electric tug can lead to significant long-term savings in terms of productivity and efficiency.