Sometimes a standard construction turret truck can’t do the job on hand. If you run into that problem, Steinbock’s EK-Series trucks, which includes a narrow aisle turret truck, might be the perfect solution.   

Steinbock makes custom solutions for customers who need a very narrow aisle turret truck and have specific or unique requirements. Steinbock uses the EK-Series as a base to develop and implement specific custom solutions to configure the perfect solution for your individual needs.   

Let’s look at eight reasons you might need a custom, very narrow aisle turret truck and the features available to help get the job done quickly and efficiently.   

1. Do you need a long-load handling solution?  

Quickly move and store various cargo carriers with Steinbock’s extended side-shift carriage. Great for companies like agricultural-equipment manufacturers.  

Move custom-sized pallets easily with a unique width telescopic fork, perfect for companies like home products distributors that store doors on special pallets.  

Use a unique long turret to move substantial items like complete room sets. Perfect for Furniture Distributors and other similar companies.  

2. Do you have particular order-picking tasks?  

Choose a model with integrated shelving and roller conveyors for box-side delivery. Great for companies like toy manufacturers who work with small parts.   

Or use the split rear console, front gate interlocks, and a large pick platform to move huge items. This option is perfect for companies like furniture stores.  

3. Do you have an application with intensive order picking?  

Use tilting side gates and tilting consoles to reduce the distance between the pallet and the storage rack. It’s a great feature to increase productivity and reduce back stress for the operator.  

4. Do you need to handle weighty and cumbersome loads?  

Choose a model with a special mast and a 41-inch load center capacity rating. This option is perfect for air cargo handlers or companies that move and store air freight containers.  

Or choose an extra-wide chassis with long load capability. This feature is great for companies like construction equipment manufacturers who store large machine parts and tool and die on various cargo carriers.  

5. Do you need to see tall loads?   

Choose a model with a special load-handling device and an elevated cab seat. Great for companies like food manufacturers who store food products on tall custom cargo carriers.  

6. Do you have an application with double-deep storage?  

Equip your truck with a double-deep telescopic fork and overhead ceiling rail support. Great for tire distributors and other companies that use double-deep storage to save space.  

7. Do you need to move around inside coolers and freezers?   

Steinbock trucks feature heater elements inside the electronic controllers, hydraulic tank, other components, special cabin insulation, double-glazed glass, heated windows, and special paint to protect the vehicle from corrosion.   

8. Do you want a driverless automated option?  

Choose the standard turret fork or the telescopic fork with 3,300 pounds and 36 feet of lift capability. The intelligent sensors are great for typical warehouse environments, and onboard scanners provide real-time distance and height measurements for motion calculations. 

Are you interested in learning more about Steinbock’s custom, very narrow aisle turret truck solutions? Contact us to talk to an account manager today!