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Quick look at cargo lifts for trucks, trailers and semi-trailers

Hoobrid's FRC body and a Falt foldable hydraulic lift on a Iveco Eurocargo truck
Summary

Although we primarily offer Bär lifts, other brands can be offered.

Our Bär Cargolift range starts from 1000 kg capacity, ideal for trucks, trailers and semi-trailers. The Standard series handles low and medium payloads, while the S4 series is tailored for professional transport. The Falt and RetFalt series offer fold-down and rapid-mounting lifts, respectively, with the Ret/HydFalt series featuring hydraulic folding. Our solutions suit a variety of operations, including supermarket deliveries and ramp loading.

Specification

  • Standard equipment

    • For heavy van chassis and trucks ranging from 6.0 to 8.6 t

    • Fixed aluminium platform with Anti-slip platform surface, foot control of lifting and lowering the platform while on the platform itself, high-intensity LED platform and fixed position control box

    • 2=4 technology - 2-cylinder lightweight lift

    • 1000 kg load capacity with 600 mm load centre and load moment of 6.0 kNm

    • Cathodic dip coating of all steel parts

    • The power pack and control unit are safely integrated into the lift's frame. Motor with thermal circuit breaker protecting against overheating and fire, hydraulic cylinder protection

    • Ground rollers that protect the platform from mechanical abrasion with ground contact

     

    Take a look at the full specifications

  • Standard equipment

    • Suitable for heavy van chassis and trucks ranging from 6.0 to 18.0 t

    • 4 cylinder lift 

    • 1500 kg load capacity with 600 mm load centre and load moment of 9.0 kNm

    • Fixed aluminium platform with Anti-slip platform surface, foot control of lifting and lowering the platform while on the platform itself, high-intensity LED platform and fixed position control box

    • Cathodic dip coating of all steel parts

    • The power pack and control unit are safely integrated into the lift's frame. Motor with thermal circuit breaker protecting against overheating and fire, hydraulic cylinder protection

    • Ground rollers that protect the platform from mechanical abrasion with ground contact

     

    ​​Take a look at the full specifications

  • Standard equipment

    • Suitable for trucks ranging from 6.0 to 32.0 t, trailers and semi-trailers.

    • 4 cylinder lift

    • 1000 to 3000 kg load capacity, 700 to 1000 mm load centre and load moment from 7.0 to 30 kNm

    • Fixed aluminium platform with Anti-slip platform surface, foot control of lifting and lowering the platform while on the platform itself, high-intensity LED platform and fixed position control box

    • Cathodic dip coating of all steel parts

    • The power pack and control unit are safely integrated into the lift's frame. Motor with thermal circuit breaker protecting against overheating and fire, hydraulic cylinder protection

    • Ground rollers that protect the platform from mechanical abrasion with ground contact

    ​​Take a look at the full specifications

  • Standard equipment

    • Suitable for trucks ranging from 8.0 to 40.0 t, trailers and semi-trailers.

    • 1500 to 3000 kg load capacity with 600 to 700 mm load centre and load moment of 6.0 to 14.0 kNm

    • Manually foldable in a half aluminium platform that is stowed away under the vehicle in the driving position with an Anti-slip surface, foot control of lifting and lowering the platform while on the platform itself, high-intensity LED platform and fixed position control box

    • Cathodic dip coating of all steel parts

    • The power pack and control unit are safely integrated into the lift's frame. Motor with thermal circuit breaker protecting against overheating and fire, hydraulic cylinder protection

    • Ground rollers that protect the platform from mechanical abrasion with ground contact

     

    ​​Take a look at the full specifications

  • Standard equipment

    • Suitable for trucks ranging from 8.6 to 60.0 t, trailers and semi-trailers.

    • 1500 to 3000 kg load capacity with 750 to 1000 mm load centre and load moment of 11.25 to 25.0 kNm

    • Manually foldable in half and movable automatically underneath the vehicle aluminium platform with an Anti-slip surface, foot control of lifting and lowering the platform while on the platform itself, high-intensity LED platform and fixed position control box

    • Cathodic dip coating of all steel parts

    • The power pack and control unit are safely integrated into the lift's frame. Motor with thermal circuit breaker protecting against overheating and fire, hydraulic cylinder protection

    • Ground rollers that protect the platform from mechanical abrasion with ground contact

    ​​Take a look at the full specifications

  • Standard equipment

    • Suitable for trucks from 12.0 to 25.0 t, trailers, semi-trailers and BDF swap bodies

    • 1500 to 2000 kg load capacity with 1000 mm load centre and load moment of 15.0 to 20.0 kNm

    • Hydraulicly foldable in half and automatically movable underneath the vehicle aluminium platform with Anti-slip surface, foot control of lifting and lowering the platform while on the platform itself, high-intensity LED platform and fixed position control box

    • Cathodic dip coating of all steel parts

    • The power pack and control unit are safely integrated into the lift's frame. Motor with thermal circuit breaker protecting against overheating and fire, hydraulic cylinder protection

    • Ground rollers that protect the platform from mechanical abrasion with ground contact

     

    ​​Take a look at the full specifications

  • Optional equipment for all lifts

    • BatteryBox for autonomous operation of the lift without any power to the trailer

    • CargoSeal sealing system for reliable end closure with body-closing platform

    • Extended warranty up to 4 years

    • NightGuide - integrated LED strips on the platform

    • Platform edging for the side loading ramp

    • Platform powder-coating in any RAL colour

    • Piek version for ultra-low noise emissions

    • RamGuard - stainless steel protection of platform corners which helps during ramp use

    • SteelTop - massive stainless steel protection of platform corners which helps during intensive ramp use

    • SilentGrip for the platform to increase noise insulation during night or morning deliveries in residential areas

    • ​SmartControl cabin control for control of the Cargolift from the cabin

    • SmartControl Plus, with or without wireless charging

    • Trolley stops on the platform to save trolley operation

    • Towing bracket for ball coupling

    • Wander lead (control remote on a spiral wire) for the platform's up and down operation, mounted inside the cargo area

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Bär CargoLift S2/S4L operation

Take a look at the usage of Bär CargoLift Standart S2 hydraulic lift for heavy van chassis and trucks with a standard control box.

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Bär CargoLift S4 series operation

Take a look at the usage of Bär CargoLift Standart S4 hydraulic lift for trucks, trailers and semi-trailers with an EVO control box.

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Bär CargoLift Falt series operation

Look at the usage of Bär CargoLift Falt hydraulic lift for trucks, trailers and semi-trailers with an EVO control box.

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Bär CargoLift RetFalt series operation

Take a look at the usage of Bär CargoLift RetFalt hydraulic lift for trucks, trailers and semi-trailers with an EVO control box.

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Bär CargoLift Ret/HydFalt series operation

Take a look at the usage of Bär CargoLift Standart Ret/HydFalt hydraulic lift for trucks, trailers, semi-trailers and BDF swap body systems with an EVO control box.

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Bär CargoBridge

If needed, with every Bär CargoLift for a truck or a semi-trailer, the customer receives CargoBridge, which connects the box body to the lift for a secure and seamless cargo transition from the lift to the box.

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Bär CargoLift Foot Control

With every truck and semi-trailer lift, You will receive foot control buttons on the platform, offering simple operation utilizing two-foot switches.

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Bär NightGuide

Optional NightGuide offers maximum visibility. LED strips integrated on both sides at the top and bottom in the platform edging for the side loading ramp. 

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Bär SmartControl Plus

For easy and convenient control of the CargoLift as an option, you can get SmartControl Plus which allows for full CargoLift operation on the go.

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Why choose Bär hydraulic lifts?

Since 1981, BÄR has been dedicated to enhancing tail lift performance for diverse transport tasks, making the Cargolift an essential part of commercial vehicle systems. Delve into the history of this family-owned business, showcasing expertise in aluminium platform development and industry-shaping innovations. While innovations can be copied, BÄR's creative ability remains unique, driving continuous improvement.

Bär truck, trailer and semi-trailer lifts in motion

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Recent truck, trailer and semi-trailer lift deliveries

Foldable hydraulic lift on a truck with FRC/FNA refrigerated body
Various types of platforms

To find the most practical solution for You, our range includes three different platforms - fixed, manually, and automatically foldable.

Wide payload range

To find the perfect solution, our range for trucks, trailers and semi-trailers include lifts from 1000 to 3000 kg lifting capacity. 

Various lift accessories

To fully capture the value of the lift we offer a wide selection of optional equipment to meet Your needs.

Hydraulic lifts for trucks, trailers and semi trailers

Professional lifts for professional distribution

BAR S4 hydraulic lift for trucks, trailers and semi-trailers mounted by Hoobrid

Let's install Your truck, trailer or semi-trailer's hydraulic lift

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BAR S2 hydraulic lift on a truck

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S2 - when every kilo counts

The BC 1000 S2 is a great option for those in need of a lightweight lift, starting at just 291 kg. With its positive payload balance, it can easily handle two trolleys or one pallet using a pallet truck for quick and simple loading and unloading.

BAR S4L hydraulic lift on a truck

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S4L - The lightweight with 4-cylinder technology

The BC 1500 S4L is a lightweight solution with four cylinders, weighing just 360 kg and boasting a platform height of 1810 mm, as well as a load torque of 9.0 kNm.

BAR S4 hydraulic lift on a truck

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S4 - for professional distribution

The Bär Cargolift S4 range offers tail lifts for varied applications. BC 1000 S4 and BC 1500 S4 excel in cargo transport, BC 2000 S4 caters to food and beverage distribution, and BC S4A is ideal for trailers with limited space. BC S4V introduces a variably positioned under-run bar, BC 2000 S4U supports combined coupling, BC 2500 S4 and BC 2500 S4U provide enhanced load capacities, while BC 3000 S4, the range's strongest, accommodates diverse heavy loads.

BAR Falt foldable hydraulic lift on a truck

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Falt - ideal for deep-freeze bodies and for ramp loading

Need easy ramp access without hindering your vehicle? The Bär Cargolift Falt folds down for non-restrictive loading. Simply say "lower" to set up the platform and unfold it manually with spring assistance. For hillside loading, choose the F4 version with two extra tilting cylinders for added safety and comfort.

BAR RetFalt foldable hydraulic lift on a truck

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RetFalt - the European Cargolift

Need a reliable and low-maintenance tail lift for your truck or semi-trailer? The Bär Cargolift RetFalt is your solution. With easy assembly and a sturdy design, it's perfect for frequent use and continuous operation.

BAR Ret/HydFalt hydraulicly foldable hydraulic lift on a truck

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Ret/HydFalt - flexible, simple and robust

Bär Ret/HydFalt Cargolifts has been around since 1994 and is still an innovative leader. HydFalt Cargolifts have a hydraulic extension, folding, and retraction, while RetFalt has a manual platform folding option. All Cargolifts have a double-folded platform and automatic stops for poor weather or low light conditions.

BAR CargoCheck diagnostics program on a hydraulic lift

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Diagnostics capable lift

Software-based diagnostics are already standard in commercial vehicle service, but only a few hydraulic lift manufacturers have implemented it in their equipment. Because downtime is costly, Bär aims to maximise the use of your fleet, which is why every Bär hydraulic lift is equipped with an internal computer. Combined with the Bär CargoCheck diagnostic software, it allows us to quickly and easily identify and troubleshoot faults so the vehicle can be returned to service as soon as possible.

BAR hydraulic lift service network on a map

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Full service coverage across Europe

Downtimes are costly. In order to provide you with the quickest assistance possible, Bär Cargolift offers a wide selection of service partners across Europe. 

Features of the Bär cargo lifts for trucks, trailers and semi-trailers

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