High-Lift Aircraft Ground Support Equipment
Southwell are renowned for their expertise in design, fabricating and servicing custom designed high-lift aircraft ground support equipment. Their units fully comply with the Australian Standards and the International Airport Handling Manual (IATA AHM).
Truck mounted units also fully comply with the Australian Design Rules (ADR) and the Roads & Traffic (RTA) regulations, which enables use on public roads when fully loaded.
All controls, hydraulic and electrical, are designed to comply with all Safety Standards and operate in a failsafe manner.
Ground Support Equipment
Delivering engineering excellence, value, professional integrity, robust and dependable products. Southwell revel in developing solutions for large and complex challenges.
Recognised as a leader in the Airline Industry for innovative and reliable High Lift Service Vehicles, Hi Lift Refrigerated Catering Trucks, various High Lift Elevating Work Platforms, Service Platforms and many other types of Aircraft Ground Support Equipment.
Southwell are renowned for their expertise in design, fabricating and servicing custom designed high lift aircraft ground support equipment. All designs fully comply with the Australian Standards and the International Airport Handling Manual (IATA AHM)
Elevating Work Platforms are required to undergo major inspections at 10 year and subsequent 5 year periods, and Southwell are equipped to refurbish these units to Australian Standards certifying them for a further 5 years service with minimal downtime
Custom Designed Elevating Work Platform
Southwell Lifts & Hoists will design and manufacture Elevating Work Platforms to your specifications, so you do not have to compromise on capacity, platform size, vertical travel or quality.
We have been making quality elevating work platforms, robust in design and built-to-last for over 60 years, these unique applications include:
- High capacity tonnage
- Extension decks
- High reach
- Tighter access
- Additional mobility
- Rail mounting
- Truck mounting and many other options
Hi Lift Refrigerated Catering Vehicle
Southwell’s unique design has produced the lightest most fuel efficient and environmentally friendly catering vehicle on the market.
The hydraulic system operates at an extremely low 1500psi and low rpm under full load for long life and lower running costs.
Weighing less than 12 tonne and offering 3-4.5 tonne lift capacity depending on the country of use, the unit is road registered and fully compliant with all relevant standards.
The refrigeration unit can go as low as 4oC and can be run from both the truck engine or independent power supply.
Robust and dependable design and quality manufacture ensures many years of trouble free service.
Can be fitted to major brand cab chassis: Mitsubishi, Isuzu, Hino, Iveco, Mercedes Benz, Volvo