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Tugs and Dumpers are known as efficient carriers on wheels.  Heavy industry equipment such as electric mini dumpers, ride-on tugs and remote transporters have an essential part to play in industries where heavy or multiple items are being shifted,  lifted or transported. 


The Mini Electric Dumper Skip is like an electric wheel barrow for transporting and tipping all manner of materials on a construction site or mining site or any smaller site where harsh materials will need to be shifted.  The tipping is activated by a switch on the handle making the tipping operation quick and simple.  There are various models available to suit the requirements of the specific job to be undertaken.


The Flatbed Electric Dumper is an excellent option for off road and construction sites.  With its solid steel construction and 4 wheels the flatbed electric dumper can be used in landscaping sites, demolition and any types of construction sites or smaller landscaping areas.


The Skip-on-tracks Electric Dumper has tracked wheels making it suitable for rough terrain and off-road dumping sites.  This skip on tracks dumper can be used in tunnels or underground as there is zero emission and confined spaces are no problem as the dumper can be turned on itself which makes it very compact for building sites and even indoor areas.  Very versatile in orchards and vineyards as well as building sites.  Challenging ground areas are easy to negotiate with this electric dumper with tracks.  A flat bed dumper is also available for carting boxes, pallets and other items through muddy or difficult areas and on construction sites as the track wheels give solid riding.


The Battery and Electric Transporters can handle and carry heavy loads effortlessly.  The electric flatbed transporter is loaded with heavy goods and carries weights of up to 500kg.  The transporter cart has heavy duty large off-road wheels which makes them ideal for outdoor and even muddy conditions.  The electric transporters can be used in a vast range of situations indoor or outdoor, in greenhouses and nurseries.  Even hotels for carting goods around and livestock can be safety transported around the farm area in these transporter carts which can be operated with one hand.


The Ride-on Electric Tugs come in a huge range of styles and types from the entry-level battery tug right up to the heavy duty off-roader electric tug.  The Ride-on Electric heavy duty Bull Tug has a towing capacity of up to 10 tonne making it suitable for towing large and heavy loads effortlessly.  The stainless steel electric tug is a clean and hygiene friendly tug used in areas where cleanliness and hygiene is critical.  The electric tow-ball tug can move trailers, boats and other portable equipment with ease therefore reducing physical stress and strain so that towing can be done comfortably and safely.  With the vast range of tugs available from Astrolift there is something for every industry that requires goods to be transported and carted safely.


Astrolift is where to buy quality, value for money electric Tug and Dumpers.

Electric tugs, ride-on tugs, remote control dumpers, electric dumpers on tracks and flatbed dumpers are all essential tools and machinery for a vast range of industries, whether it be a small nursery operation or a large mining industry, there is a tug or dumper suitable for each of these industries.  The electric tugs can be used for pulling or pushing trolleys, bins, baggage, laundry or any string of equipment that is being shifted around in the food industry, supermarkets, recycle plants, airports, launderettes, rubbish disposal areas, hospitals, pharmaceutical plants and various other plants and industries where heavy or long items are being transported.  The electric dumpers are a strong and sturdy piece of equipment that is essential in mining, tunnels, cemeteries, rough terrain areas such as construction sites, muddy conditions or simply in areas where heavy goods need to be transferred such as nurseries, refrigeration plants, pipe and steel manufacturing plants, infrastructure, landscaping and ground maintenance sites.


How to Maintain your Electric Tug, Dumper or Transport Machine

All machinery that has moving parts needs constant care and maintenance.  Any of these tippers, dumpers and tugs are very low maintenance but regular cleaning and oiling will always be a benefit to keeping machinery and equipment in a top and reliable working state and order.  All of these tugs and dumpers have simple design and operation, very little time and effort needs to go into the care and maintenance of any of this equipment.  Keeping the maintenance regular and up to date will minimize the need for unwanted downtime.


What is an Electric Tug?

An electric tug is a motorized vehicle designed to move heavy loads in a variety of settings, such as factories, warehouses, and construction sites. They are battery-powered and provide a convenient, efficient, and safe way to move heavy loads.

What is an Electric Dumper?

A dumper is a machine used to move bulk materials, such as sand, gravel, and waste materials. They are typically used in construction sites and mining operations to transport materials quickly and safely.

What is the maximum load capacity of your electric tugs and dumpers?

Our electric tugs and dumpers can handle loads of up to 14,000kg, depending on the specific model and configuration.

What are the benefits of using an electric tug or dumper?

The benefits of using an electric tug or dumper include increased productivity, reduced waste, improved safety, and reduced labor costs. They are also more environmentally friendly than traditional gas-powered vehicles.

Are electric tugs and dumpers easy to operate?

Yes, our electric tugs and dumpers are designed to be user-friendly and easy to operate. They come with simple controls, and training is provided to ensure that operators can use them safely and effectively.

What industries are electric tugs and dumpers commonly used in?

Electric tugs and dumpers are commonly used in a variety of industries, including construction, mining, waste management, aviation, and manufacturing.

What are the maintenance requirements for an electric tug or dumper?

Regular maintenance is required to ensure the safe and reliable operation of electric tugs and dumpers. This includes routine inspections, battery maintenance, and component replacements as needed.

Can electric tugs and dumpers be customized to fit specific requirements?

Yes, our electric tugs and dumpers can be customized to fit specific requirements, including load capacity, battery life, and other features.

How do I choose the right electric tug or dumper for my needs?

Choosing the right electric tug or dumper depends on several factors, including the specific application, load capacity requirements, and other features. Our experienced sales team can help you choose the right model for your needs.