Lift Equipment

Scissor Lifts



An alternate to permanent or limited range dock equipment
Lift Equipment - Idaho Material Handling, Inc

  • Pit mounted permanent scissor lift units
  • Above ground scissors lift units – permanent and potable
  • 48″ to 96″ scissor platform widths
  • 96″ to 144″ scissor platform lengths
  • 3,000 lb. scissor lift capacities
  • Remote or local mounted hydraulics
  • Safety and hand rails – permanent and removable
  • Automatic scissor lift wheel chocks
  • Throw over bridges
  • Door interlocks


In Plant

Lifts for heavy or repetitive or heavy lifting
In Plant

  • Manual pumps operated by foot pedal
  • Hydraulic scissors lift mechanism for heavy lifting and holding
  • Air bag scissor lift mechanism for low cost
  • Ball screw scissor lift mechanism for accurate motion and location
  • Lifts with tilt tables for ease of loading
  • Integral designs to work with other equipment including conveyors, etc.
  • Multi-scissors lift for extended height requirements


Ergonomic Lifts

Lifts to aid in worker ergonomics
Ergo Lifts

  • EZ-Loader scissor lifts for manual palletizing
  • Air bag or spring counterbalance sissor lifts to lower under weight keeping the work level comfortable and safe
  • Interconnected scissor lifts to shears or breaks to load factory processes
  • Height and rotation positioning to feed operators or operations automatically
Freight Lifts



For lifting loads to other factory levels safely

  • 2, 3 or more in feed/discharge elevations with “Z” or “C” flow pattern from level to level
  • Interconnected safety gates – vertical or swing gates
  • Surface mount freight lifts with ramp or pit mounted for smooth transition
  • Interconnected to other equipment such as conveyors, etc.
  • Hydraulic or mechanical freight lift units
  • One, two or four post freight lift frame designs
  • Safety deck locks to prevent freight lift drift
  • Capacities to from under 100 lbs. to over 100,000 lbs.
  • Platform sizes for small objects such as cases or pallets to large objects such as large generators, machines, etc.
  • Specialty design freight lifts welcome
  • Simple mezzanine freight lifts to multi-story factory applications
  • Integrated controls with reporting to host computer systems
  • Straddle carriage scissor lifts
  • Cantilevered carriages scissor lifts
  • Code guarantee

Idaho Material Handling employs full time service and installation people to accurately install and support your project

  • Insured
  • Licensed
  • Trained
  • Experienced
  • Fully outfitted service vehicles
  • Proper tooling for the project
Seismic Requirements

Idaho is located in an active geological region requiring UBC permitting for equipment over 8’0″ high. Contact your Idaho Material Handling representative for help in obtaining your permits