PALFINGER Hookloader and Skiploader
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Hookloader and Skiploader

PALFINGER Hooklifts is the most extended brand of lifting equipment designed for movable containers.

PAD Touch

The PAD-Touch control that was developed by PALFINGER is perfectly suited to the handling of the hooklift with one single joystick directly from the cabin. The cabin control precisely controls the movements of the containers while the screen informs the operator in real-time of the position of the arm in its environment. PAD-Touch creates a new standard for arm control.

Pack Vision camera

Displays the position of the arm and the container on the touchscreen of the PAD-Touch control directly during the manoeuvres. It facilitates the use of the arm and the transfer to a trailer, day and night.


Efficiency for fleet, truck and hookloader - we support you in modern fleet management with efficient digital platforms, optimzied for fleet managers, operators and service partners. 


Time saver – Quick tipping speed & return

The quick speed allows for the reduction of the cycle times, particularly those for empty container placement and tipping. The combination of the quick tipping return patented by PALFINGER and rapid motion reduces the cycle time of the hooklift by half.

Soft sliding

This feature enables a silent and smooth loading.

Thanks to reinforced polyamide sliders, the sliding of the container on the attachments is smoother. Utilisation is more comfortable for the driver and their environment.

OSS - One Stop Shop

One stop Shop allows standardized bodybuilding within our network, while more reliable completion date.


POP - PALFINGER Origin Protection

The main components are sand-blasted, degreased, primer painted and final coated (according to customer specification) before assembling, all other parts are zinc nickel anticorrosion treated (meets ISO 12944 standard specifications concerning surface protection, classification 3).


Distribution network

At the international level, we offer our customers a sales and service network which is one of the largest in the sector.

All over the world , Palfinger customers benefit from our proximity, our speed of reaction as well as our ability to adapt to local needs.

Throughout our Palfinger network you will find original spare parts.