Heavy Vehicle 4 Post Hoists
Welcome to Levanta, your trusted provider of heavy-duty 4-post hoists for Australia’s heavy vehicle industries.
Our extensive range of 4 post hoists is designed to meet the rugged demands of heavy vehicle fleets, offering exceptional lifting capacity and safety features. Whether you require a 4 post hoist for fleet workshops or heavy-duty truck applications, Levanta has the perfect solution.
Discover the safety features and lifting capacities of our 4 post hoists. Choose Levanta for compliant and reliable 4-post heavy vehicle truck lifts. Australia’s most trusted supplier and partner for heavy vehicle workshop solutions.
Featured Case Study
“Levanta has really supported us with the products that they supply. We’ve had very little if not any downtime with their products. They’ve got a reputation that their products are very good at what they do. We want to partner with good suppliers and good brands, and Levanta is top of the tree for that. Every step of the way, they’ve been there. They’ve been one of our best partners through this whole project. They are very easy to deal with, and they understand our business and requirements. We definitely recommend Levanta.”
David Lowe, General Manager
Daimler Trucks Facility – Brisbane, QLD
Frequently Asked Questions
At Levanta, we understand that different industries have unique lifting requirements. That’s why we offer a diverse selection of 4 post-heavy vehicle lifts to cater to your specific heavy vehicle capacities. Our range includes:
Levanta Jäger JFL-13 13.6T 4-Post Truck Hoist
The Levanta Jäger JFL-13 4-Post Truck Hoist is a heavy-duty lifting solution designed to handle the weight and size of trucks and other larger vehicles up to 13.6 tonnes. This hoist is built to withstand the demands of commercial workshops and fleet maintenance operations. The JFL-13 provides a safe and secure platform for lifting heavy-duty trucks, enabling efficient inspections, repairs, and maintenance.
Levanta JFL160 16T 4-Post Hoist
The Levanta JFL160 4-Post Hoist is a versatile automotive lifting solution that combines strength, durability, and ease of use. This hoist offers a generous lifting capacity of up to 16 tonnes and a wide range of features, making it suitable for large vehicle types and sizes. Its sturdy construction ensures stability and safety during lifting operations, providing a reliable routine maintenance and repairs platform. With the JFL160 4-Post Hoist, you can enhance the efficiency of your workshop and keep your vehicles in optimal condition.
Levanta JFL180 18T 4-Post Hoist
The Levanta JFL180 4-Post Hoist is a heavy-duty lifting solution designed to handle the demands of professional fleet workshops. With its robust construction and high lifting capacity, this hoist offers exceptional strength and stability. It provides a secure platform for lifting heavy vehicles up to 18 tonnes. With a generous 8m platform length, this hoist has the ability to lift a large range of trucks and other heavy vehicles.
Levanta JFL250 25T 4-Post HoistThe JFL250 4-Post Hoist is Levanta’s largest heavy-duty lifting solution designed for large heavy vehicle maintenance facilities. With its robust construction and impressive 25-tonne lifting capacity, this hoist provides the strength and stability required for lifting larger vehicles, including trucks and buses. The JFL250 offers a spacious platform, allowing easy access to the underside of vehicles for inspections, repairs, and maintenance. This hoist is built to withstand heavy use and offers reliable performance in demanding work environments.
Levanta prioritises safety above all else, and our 4 post hoists are equipped with advanced safety features to ensure optimal user protection. Our hoists include:
– Safety Locking System: Our 4 post hoists have a reliable safety locking mechanism that securely holds the lifted vehicle in place, preventing accidental lowering.
– Automatic Safety Engagements: Our hoists feature automatic safety systems that engage in case of power failure or hydraulic pressure loss, providing an additional layer of protection.
– Secondary Locking System: Levanta hoists are equipped with secondary locks, providing extra safety during maintenance or extended storage periods.
– Anti-Derailment System: Our 4 post hoists incorporate an anti-derailment device to prevent the carriage from disengaging from the tracks, ensuring stable and secure lifting.
Determining the suitable lifting capacity for your specific requirements is crucial. Levanta offers 4 post hoists with various lifting capacities, ranging from 6 tonnes to 25 tonnes. Consider factors such as the weight of the vehicles you’ll be lifting and any potential future requirements. Our knowledgeable team is ready to assist you in selecting the ideal hoist for your needs.
Levanta takes compliance seriously. Our heavy vehicle hoists are designed and manufactured in accordance with Australian and New Zealand Standards. All Levanta hoists obtain relevant certifications and approval so that you can trust Levanta to provide a safe and compliant lifting solution for your heavy vehicles.
Heavy duty 4 post hoists offer engineered lifting capacity, safety and stability, making them ideal for lifting the heaviest vehicles on the road.
- Heavy Trucks: 4 post hoists are designed to handle the weight and size of heavy trucks, allowing for safe and efficient maintenance and repairs. This includes mining trucks, dump trucks, freight trucks and other large-scale hauling vehicles used in the mining, transport and construction industries.
- Buses and Coaches: For routine inspections, repairs, or tyre changes, Levanta has 4 post hoists, suitable for lifting buses and coaches of various weights. This includes public transport buses, intercity coaches, and government-owned vehicles used for transportation.
- Commercial Vehicles: From construction equipment to commercial vehicles, 4 post hoists can accommodate heavy-duty vehicles used in various industries, including mining and government operations.
- Agricultural & Mining Equipment: Tractors, combines, and other agricultural machinery can be safely lifted and maintained using 4 post hoists, ensuring smooth operations on the farm. This includes specialised vehicles and equipment used in mining operations and government agricultural initiatives.
4 post hoists find extensive usage in heavy industries where the maintenance and servicing of heavy vehicles are crucial. Some sectors that commonly rely on 4 post hoists in their workshops include:
Government and Emergency Services: Government agencies, including police, fire departments, and paramedics, use 4 post hoists for the maintenance and repair of their fleet of emergency vehicles. These hoists ensure the reliability and readiness of vehicles used for public safety operations.
Transportation: The transportation industry, encompassing trucking companies, freight carriers, and logistics providers, heavily relies on 4 post hoists to service and maintain their fleet of heavy vehicles. These hoists enable efficient maintenance, inspections, and repairs for transportation companies involved in various sectors.
Mining: Mining operations heavily depend on 4 post hoists to maintain and service their large fleet of mining vehicles and machinery. These hoists provide the necessary lifting capacity and stability required for servicing heavy-duty mining trucks, and other equipment used in the mining industry.
Waste Management: Waste management companies require 4 post hoists to maintain their specialised fleet of waste collection and disposal vehicles. These hoists ensure that waste management vehicles are in optimal condition for efficient operations and contribute to a clean and sustainable environment.
Logistics: In the logistics sector, including warehouse operations and distribution centres, 4 post hoists play a crucial role in maintaining delivery trucks and vehicles. These hoists facilitate regular inspections, repairs, and maintenance to ensure the smooth functioning of logistics operations.
Levanta’s 4 post hoists are trusted by professionals across these sectors, including government agencies, transportation companies, mining operations, waste management firms, logistics providers, and construction companies. With their robust construction, safety features, and reliability, Levanta’s hoists are designed to meet the unique demands of heavy vehicle workshops in these industries, providing efficient lifting solutions for heavy vehicle maintenance and servicing needs.
Levanta’s national network of warehouses and offices means you get personalised after-sales support services geared to offer unmatched customer satisfaction. With offices in QLD, NSW , VIC, SA and WA.
Scheduled Maintenance Programs
Levanta offers scheduled maintenance programs aim to optimise your hoist’s performance, reliability, and longevity. Our experienced technicians conduct routine inspections, perform preventive maintenance tasks, and address potential issues before they escalate, ensuring your hoist operates at its best. To comply with current Australian Standards AS/NZ Standard 2550.9:1996, all hoists are required to have regular inspections.
Request Routine Scheduled Servicing
Levanta’s expert technical team provide prompt and knowledgeable assistance to address any queries, concerns, or technical issues you may encounter with your 4 post hoist. Whether you need guidance on maintenance procedures, troubleshooting support, or clarification on operating the hoist, our team is dedicated to providing comprehensive technical assistance. Levanta offers remote support options to address minor issues or provide guidance without needing an on-site visit. Our technical team can provide remote support, diagnose problems, and guide you through troubleshooting steps to resolve issues promptly.
Extensive Spare Parts Availability
Levanta understands the importance of minimising downtime in your workshop. If you require replacement parts for your 4 post hoist, we maintain an extensive inventory of genuine spare parts. Our efficient spare parts supply chain ensures you can quickly access the necessary components to keep your hoist operational and minimise disruptions to your workshop operations.
On-Site Service and Repairs
If there are more complex issues or major repairs, our technicians can visit your workshop to diagnose and rectify the problem efficiently to minimise downtime.
Training and Operator Certification
Levanta provides comprehensive training programs for hoist operators and technicians to ensure your team is trained in the safe and efficient operation of the 4 post hoist. Additionally, Levanta offers operator certification programs to verify the competency of your hoist operators, emphasising safe operating practices and compliance with relevant industry standards.
When selecting a 4 post hoist for your heavy vehicle workshop, several key factors align with Levanta’s expertise as a specialist in heavy vehicle workshop fit-outs.
Levanta’s range of 4 post hoists offers various lifting capacities, ensuring you can find the perfect match for your heavy vehicles. Our hoists are engineered to handle the weight of heavy trucks, mining vehicles, public transport buses, and other heavy-duty vehicles commonly used in industries such as mining, public transport, and government operations.
Levanta understands the importance of having a sufficient platform length to accommodate the length of your heavy vehicles. Our 4 post hoists come in different platform lengths, allowing you to choose the optimal size to fit your specific needs.
Levanta’s 4 post hoists are designed considering vertical space constraints in your facility. We offer hoists with varying clearance heights, ensuring compatibility with your workshop’s ceiling height without compromising the lifting capacity.
Depending on the availability of power supply to your workshop, our team of experts can guide you in determining the power requirements and assist with seamless installation.
Levanta’s expertise as a heavy vehicle workshop fit-out specialist extends to providing comprehensive installation support and guidance:
Compliant Installation Process: Levanta’s experienced technicians can safely, efficiently and professionally handle the installation process. We ensure all 4 post hoists are securely anchored to the floor and properly aligned to guarantee safe and precise vehicle lifting.
Clearances and Space Planning: Levanta understands that workshop space is valuable. Our team can assist you in planning the layout and optimising space use. We consider drive-through width, side clearance, and overhead clearance to ensure an ergonomic and functional workshop design.
Levanta understands that cost is an important factor when considering 4 post hoists for your heavy vehicle workshop:
Levanta provides competitive pricing options for our range of 4 post hoists. We offer transparent pricing structures, ensuring you receive the best value for your investment without compromising quality or safety.
Return on Investment
All of Levanta’s heavy vehicle workshop equipment is geared to provide the best ROI. By investing in Levanta’s durable and reliable hoists, you can achieve long-term cost savings through increased efficiency, reduced downtime, and improved productivity in your workshop operations.
Levanta prioritises safety and compliance, providing peace of mind for heavy vehicle workshop operators with:
Levanta’s 4 post hoists are manufactured to meet the highest industry safety standards and regulations. Our hoists are rigorously tested and certified to meet or exceed all relevant safety requirements.
Levanta’s 4 post hoists have essential safety features to enhance operator safety and prevent accidents. These features may include safety locks, automatic safety engagements, and emergency stop buttons. Levanta can also provide additional safety accessories tailored to your specific workshop requirements.
Levanta provides generous warranty coverage for its range of 4 post hoists. Our warranty includes comprehensive coverage of 5 years warranty on the structure, 2 years warranty on components, and 1 year on tooling and labour. Backed by the best steel fabrication technology, our vehicle hoists are engineered for durability, longevity, and world-class quality.
With 4 post hoists, a wide range of heavy mechanical work can be accomplished efficiently and safely, making them an ideal choice for heavy vehicles. Here are some examples of the types of work typically done with 4 post hoists:
Transmission and Drivetrain Maintenance: 4 post hoists are well-suited for maintenance and repairs on heavy vehicle transmissions and drivetrains. The hoist’s sturdy construction and lifting capacity enables easy access to the vehicle’s underside, allowing technicians to work on components such as transmissions, differentials, drive shafts, and axles.
Suspension and Steering System Repairs: Heavy vehicles often require maintenance or repairs to their suspension and steering systems. With a 4 post hoist, technicians can safely lift the vehicle off the ground, providing convenient access to inspect and service components such as suspension springs, shock absorbers, steering linkages, and control arms.
Brake and Wheel Service: 4 post hoists make brake and wheel service more convenient for heavy vehicles. Technicians can lift the vehicle to a comfortable working height, making it easier to perform brake pad replacements, rotor resurfacing and calliper repairs. This is particularly important for heavy vehicles, as their brake systems and wheels require specialised attention due to their size and weight.
Exhaust System Repairs: Heavy vehicles often have complex exhaust systems that require periodic maintenance and repairs. With a 4 post hoist, technicians can lift the vehicle to an appropriate height, providing easy access to the exhaust system for inspections, repairs, or replacements of components such as mufflers, catalytic converters, and exhaust pipes.
Accessory Installations: 4 post hoists provide a stable and secure platform for installing various accessories on heavy vehicles. Whether mounting additional equipment, such as hydraulic systems, lift gates, or specialised truck bodies, or performing modifications and customisations, the hoist’s lifting capacity and spacious platform make handling the heavy loads associated with these installations easier.
By using a 4 post hoist for heavy mechanical work, technicians can benefit from the convenience, safety, and stability these robust lifting solutions provide. Levanta’s 4 post hoists are specifically designed to handle the demanding requirements of heavy vehicles, ensuring efficient workflow and reliable performance for a wide range of maintenance and repair tasks.
When choosing between a hoist and a pit for a heavy vehicle, truck or bus workshop, it’s essential to consider your operation’s specific needs and requirements. Both options have their advantages and considerations.
4 Post Hoists
– Flexibility and Mobility: 4 Post Hoists offer the advantage of mobility, allowing you to install them in different areas of your workshop or even move them if needed. This flexibility can be beneficial if you have limited space or plan to reconfigure your workshop layout.
– Ease of Installation: Hoists typically require less time and effort than pits. They can be quickly set up and ready for use, minimising disruption to your workshop operations.
– Versatility: Hoists come in various configurations, including 2 post and 4 post options, offering flexibility in lifting different heavy vehicles. They can accommodate multiple vehicle sizes and are suitable for various maintenance and repair tasks.
– Accessibility: Hoists provide elevated platforms that allow technicians easy access to the vehicle’s underside for inspections, repairs, and maintenance work. This accessibility can improve efficiency and productivity in the workshop.
– Cost-Effectiveness: Workshop pits can be more cost-effective than hoists, especially considering the initial investment. Pits eliminate the need for purchasing and installing lifting equipment.
– Space Optimization: Pits use the existing floor space efficiently, as they are recessed into the workshop floor. This can be advantageous for smaller workshops or facilities where space is limited.
– Accessibility and Ergonomics: Workshop pits provide a convenient working height for technicians as they can stand at ground level while working on the underside of vehicles. This can enhance ergonomics and reduce physical strain during maintenance and repair tasks.
– Multi-Purpose Use: Pits can serve multiple purposes besides vehicle servicing. They can be used for vehicle inspections, fluid changes, and cleaning operations, making them versatile in a workshop environment.
Ultimately, the choice between a hoist and a pit depends on factors such as workshop space, budget, workflow requirements, and the specific needs of your heavy vehicle operation.