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Rotating Dock Gates:

Enhancing Safety and Efficiency in Loading Operations

Pricing Table

Part #
Description
Height
Clearance
Weight
Price
SYP-DWGR-4 Rotating Dock or Driveway Gate 4 ** 42″ 4′ 130.0 $815
SYP-DWGR-5 Rotating Dock or Driveway Gate 5 ** 42″ 5′ 138.0 $895
SYP-DWGR-6 Rotating Dock or Driveway Gate 6 ** 42″ 6′ 146.0 $963
SYP-DWGR-7 Rotating Dock or Driveway Gate 7 ** 42″ 7′ 155.0 $997
SYP-DWGR-8 Rotating Dock or Driveway Gate 8 ** 42″ 8′ 163.0 $1,032
SYP-DWGR-9 Rotating Dock or Driveway Gate 9 ** 42″ 9′ 172.0 $1,135

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Rotating dock gates, also known as pivot gates or pivot arm gates, are safety barriers designed to secure loading dock areas while providing convenient access for loading and unloading activities. These gates feature a pivoting arm mechanism that allows them to rotate horizontally, creating a barrier when closed and allowing unobstructed access when open. Rotating dock gates are typically installed at loading dock edges, truck bays, or elevated platforms to prevent falls, accidents, and unauthorized access.

Rotating Dock Gates

Benefits of Rotating Dock Gates

  1. Safety: Rotating dock gates enhance safety by creating a physical barrier that prevents personnel, vehicles, and equipment from accidentally falling off loading docks or elevated platforms.
  2. Security: Securing loading dock areas with gates deters unauthorized access, theft, and vandalism, protecting valuable inventory, assets, and property.
  3. Accessibility: Gates can be easily rotated open or closed to accommodate loading and unloading operations, truck access, and material handling activities while maintaining safety protocols.
  4. Visibility: High-visibility colors, reflective strips, or warning signs on gates increase visibility and awareness of potential hazards, promoting safety in loading dock areas.
  5. Durability: Constructed from robust materials such as steel or aluminum, rotating dock gates are durable, weather-resistant, and designed to withstand harsh industrial environments.
  6. Compliance: Many safety regulations and standards mandate the use of safety gates and barriers in loading dock areas to comply with workplace safety guidelines and reduce accidents.

Key Features of Rotating Dock Gates

  1. Pivoting Arm Mechanism: Gates feature a pivoting arm mechanism that allows them to rotate horizontally, creating a barrier or opening as needed.
  2. Locking Mechanism: Secure locking mechanisms such as padlocks, chain locks, or key-operated locks ensure that gates remain closed and locked when not in use.
  3. High-Visibility Markings: Gates are equipped with high-visibility colors, reflective strips, or warning signs to increase visibility and promote safety awareness.
  4. Customizable Options: Rotating dock gates come in various sizes, configurations, and materials, allowing for customization to fit specific loading dock layouts, dimensions, and security requirements.
  5. Easy Installation: Gates are designed for easy installation and integration with existing loading dock infrastructure, requiring minimal downtime and disruption to operations during installation.
  6. Versatile Applications: Rotating dock gates can be used in various applications, including loading docks, truck bays, mezzanine edges, elevated platforms, and restricted access areas within industrial facilities.

Applications of Rotating Dock Gates

  • Loading Docks: Secure loading dock edges, truck bays, and receiving areas to prevent falls, accidents, and unauthorized access during loading and unloading operations.
  • Mezzanine Edges: Protect mezzanine edges, elevated platforms, stairways, and walkways to ensure worker safety and prevent falls from heights.
  • Truck Access Points: Control truck access to loading docks and ensure safe loading and unloading procedures with rotating dock gates.
  • Restricted Access Areas: Control access to restricted zones, machinery, hazardous areas, or equipment storage locations within industrial facilities.

Rotating dock gates are vital safety and security solutions that play a crucial role in protecting personnel, inventory, and assets during loading and unloading operations. By implementing rotating dock gates, businesses can enhance workplace safety, comply with regulatory requirements, deter unauthorized access, and create a secure loading dock environment.

If you’re looking to enhance loading dock safety and security with high-quality rotating dock gates or need expert advice on selecting the right gate for your specific needs, contact us to explore our range of solutions. Your safety and security are our top priorities!


At Carolina Material Handling Inc., we provide rotating dock gates for businesses in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Florida, Indiana, Wisconsin, California, Illinois, Virginia, and Georgia.