Loading dock equipment products built for safety, reliability and strength


Truck Lock™

Why Choose a Nova Truck Lock™?

The NOVA Truck Lock combines simplicity of design with ease of operation, low maintenance and superior restraining force to provide an effective solution at a budget friendly price. Wherever loading dock safety is a concern, the NOVA Truck Lock offers affordable protection for your employees and guests.

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Lowest Total Cost of Ownership

  • Extremely low maintenance, with very few moving parts
  • Routine inspections easily performed by internal staff
  • Economical manual or pneumatic operation
  • May lower insurance costs by making loading docks safer

Exceptional Versatility

  • Effective on more types of trucks (e.g. lift gates, intermodal shipping containers) than any other model of restraint
  • Installs at more non-standard dock types (e.g. brick veneer, concrete curb, block, etc.)
  • Available in Cast-In or Bolt-In (flange) models
  • Choice of 7-1/2" (Low Profile Series) or 10” (350 Series) retracted height

Robust Performance & Durability

  • Operates in the harshest conditions — all activation components are INSIDE the building, not exposed to weather
  • Ram bar yield strength of 100,000 lbs.
  • Over 30,000 lbs. of pull-away force
  • All exterior components are zinc-plated for corrosion resistance

Low Environmental Impact

  • Driveway mounted — no destruction of dock walls
  • Non impact restraint inflicts no damage on trucks
  • Small footprint is not obtrusive to loading dock operations
  • Restraint lubricating fluid is non toxic and biodegradable

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