Ramp it Up - Yard Ramps


Unfortunately not all properties come with a dock for truck unloading or receiving roll off shipping containers. Building an exterior concrete is expensive and permanent. Adding a Mobile Yard Ramp is a much more cost effective solution that not only saves money, but offers flexibility and can be taken with a business if they move to a new location.

Making proper use of a Yard Ramp is not complicated or require special training and/or specialized equipment to work with. The Yard Ramp is simply moved into position at trailers, rail-cars, or docks. The operator utilizes a self-contained, double-acting hydraulic pump to adjust the unit to the proper position. In minutes you are ready to load or unload freight. Solid 18" rubber tires provide easy positioning and towing.

Open serrated steel grating provides excellent traction while preventing build-up of snow, water, and other debris. Beveled approach provides a smooth transition. For truck or rail-car to ground applications choose a 36' unit including a level off. Choose a 30' straight design for quick loading from dock to ground.

Russell Industries offers a wide range of Yard Ramps with the following specifications:
  • All steel welded construction
  • Capacities from 16,000 to 60,000 pounds
  • Wide range of capacities and sizes available
  • Solid rubber tires standard, pneumatic tires optional
  • Steel serrated grating
  • Double-action hydraulic pump
  • For additional savings, can be ordered Non-Mobile w/o wheels and hydraulics

Combining a Yard Ramp with a Steel Platform is an inexpensive alternative to building an external concrete dock. Call either of our locations (Houston 713-692-7225 or Irving 877-718-7225) to speak with a knowledgeable Sales Representative to discuss how adding a Yard Ramp will benefit your organization.