A Yard Truck is a vehicle designed for moving semitrailers in or around commercial freight yards. It is built to accommodate a hydraulic lifting fifth wheel, which allows the operator to move trailers without exiting the cab or cranking the landing gear.
Once a trailer has been moved to it’s destination, the operator can lower the trailer back to the ground, and uncouple the fifth wheel without leaving the cab. It can normally move 3 units in the same amount of time that a standard tractor would use to move 1 unit.
How do we know if we need one?
If you are here searching for an answer then chances are you are in need. A yard truck can increase driver productivity in most situations and the easiest way to figure out if you are in need of one is to track the time your drivers spend cranking up trailers prior to hooking up. There are tons of financial calculations you could work but the quickest way to really know for sure is to contact a dealer and have them do the math.
Is there an exact method to know that whether you need Yard truck or not?
The answer is to verify you require addisitonal support when moving many containers or plenty of trailers with typical truck tractors. A
Yard truck has numerous advantageous details in it. It is extremely efficient and cost effective. For a few renting a yard Truck is the best option to choose from the huge listing and there are many methods to go for it, especially when it comes with many advantages. It could be rented for a long term and sometimes for shorter term too. One can also rent the Yard Truck if they need to purchase it for future an are interested in giving it a try.
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