Manually moving heavy loads in busy airports
Crowded terminal buildings can be challenging when it comes to transporting heavy and awkward wheeled loads such as baggage carts, catering equipment, retail roll cages and ground handling equipment.
For airport staff, the manual movement of loads over long distances results in fatigue, the risk of injury and low productivity.
Improve staff safety and boost productivity
Enabling a single operator to safely move multiple loads, electric tuggers eliminate manual handling and improve workplace safety in airports.
Offering a safer alternative to manual handling, electric tuggers are ideal for moving roll cages, catering equipment and baggage carts over long distances, reducing the risk of injury and boosting productivity.
The benefits of electric tuggers for airports
Busy airports across the world need reliable, safe and flexible load-moving solutions to keep operations running smoothly and efficiently.
Electric tuggers enable a single operator to safely move heavy loads, maximize productivity and improve workplace safety.
Eliminate manual handling
Make the movement of heavy loads safer – electric tuggers reduce the risk of injuries by eliminating manual handling.
With a single operator able to move the heaviest of loads, electric tuggers allow staff to focus on more productive activities.
Move multiple loads at once, safely
Whether it’s moving multiple retail roll cages or trains of baggage carts, electric tuggers take the strain – allowing you to move multiple loads at once.
Our range of airport electric tuggers
Up to 4,400 lbs.
Compact but powerful, the SmartMover is the ideal manual handling solution – trusted to improve safety across industrial manufacturing, retail and ...
Up to 11,000 lbs.
Delivering powerful performance in demanding conditions, choose the AllTerrain range to safely move heavy loads on rails and castors.
Up to 44,000 lbs.
Drive safety and efficiency with our powerful electric tow tugs, designed to safely move loads of up to 44,000 lbs.
Trusted by global airports
The world’s biggest airports trust MasterMover’s compact electric tuggers to safely move loads, boosting productivity and improving workplace safety.
Our staff has given us some great feedback and love the MasterMover’s simplicity of use and safety features. Now, one person can easily move the dumpsters without strain or effort.
Your Questions, Answered - FAQs
- Roll cages
- Luggage carts
- Catering carts
- Ground handling equipment
Electric tuggers are used to eliminate manual handling and improve workplace safety in the movement of loads such as:
No, electric tuggers do not require a license to operate. A license-free operation makes electric tuggers an attractive option for airports looking to streamline the movement of loads and improve safety.
Minimal training is required to safely operate an electric tugger and we offer training packages to suit every requirement.
Electric tuggers are battery-powered, with interchangeable batteries or lithium options available, electric tuggers can deliver 24/7 operation to keep your processes moving.
Offering zero emissions from the point of use, electric tuggers are ideally suited for indoor use.
A range of coupling options is available across the range that maximizes performance, security and safety.
Custom coupling solutions can also be designed for unique applications.
We're here to help
If you’re looking to improve safety, remove the risk of injury and unlock greater operational efficiency, we’re here to help. Speak to our team to discuss your application.