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Looking Forward, Looking Back

By Gerlinger Carrier | Dec 14, 2022

As the year draws to a close and attention turns to the opportunities that 2023 will bring, at Gerlinger Carrier Company, we’re also looking back on 2022. Gerlinger Carrier Company was founded by a German-born immigrant, Mr. Carl Gerlinger Sr., in 1918 to manufacture both straddle carriers and forklifts in Dallas, Oregon.  Gerlinger Carrier is…

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 Recently Manufactured Straddle Carrier

By Gerlinger Carrier | Dec 12, 2022

We recently manufactured a Straddle Carrier with a 40,000 lb. lift capacity for a specialty alloy manufacturer. The Carrier dimension beneath the chassis is 70” high and between the wheels is 64”, making it capable of handling load heights to 50” and widths up to 62”. Carrier frame in final assembly. Cummins stage 5 emissions…

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Gerlinger Recently Manufactured Carriers

By Gerlinger Carrier | Jul 12, 2022

This carrier is specifically engineered and built to transport wide and long manufactured steel tubing (6.5 ft. wide x 58 ft. long). The carrier hauls the beams that previously required a truck, trailer, and crane to move. This makes moving the beams safer, simpler, less expensive, and more productive. This unit is designed and manufactured…

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Stop by to see us at AISTech in Pittsburgh!

By Gerlinger Carrier | Apr 27, 2022

AISTECH 2022 | PITTSBURGH, PA | MAY 16-19BOOTH 142 Stop by to discuss simplified solutions for handling long and heavy loads. NOT ATTENDING AISTECH? Let us know what you’re transporting at your facility to learn more about how Gerlinger can help simplify material handling.

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Gerlinger Carrier Recent Shipments Spring 2022

By Gerlinger Carrier | Mar 29, 2022

New Gerlinger Straddle Carrier going to a large steel mill in the NE. The Carrier will safely and easily haul round steel billets on a basic rack or in a “hot box”. New Gerlinger Straddle Carrier heading to another steel mill in the NE. This unit will also transport steel billets on a rack or…

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Understanding COVID’s Impact on Manufacturing

By Gerlinger Carrier | May 10, 2020

As the effects of COVID in manufacturing continue to ripple across the industry, manufacturers will still be considered essential due to their role in producing critical supplies, both for homes and hospitals, and as a means of keeping supply chains from grinding to a complete halt. Back on March 23rd, Governor Brown implemented a “stay…

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Gerlinger Works Hard to Meet the Needs of Our Customers

By Gerlinger Carrier | Mar 28, 2020

Steel mills require equipment that can transport heavy slabs, beams, and pipe. Refineries call for the flexible and efficient handling of long and large loads. As these industries evolve, our team at Gerlinger will continue to meet the ever changing needs of our customers. Contractors and private businesses control and own the majority of transportation…

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The Gerlinger Fruit and Vegetable Bin Carrier is a Blast From the Past

By Gerlinger Carrier | Feb 28, 2020

At Gerlinger, we make it our mission with our straddle carrier designs to help customers find innovative solutions that meet their needs and exceed their expectations. While many of our designs look to the future for inspiration, occasionally looking towards the past can present the solution for a present problem. When Gerlinger was approached by…

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Gerlinger’s Recent Shipments

By Gerlinger Carrier | Dec 4, 2019

NW Fruit Bin Carrier Custom designed Gerlinger Straddle Carrier heading to leading processing plant in the Pacific Northwest to move fruit totes during harvest. Easily move stack of 15 totes while protecting them from the elements and keeping the operator warm and dry! Straddle Carrier and TBRs to a Mid-West Refinery Gerlinger Straddle Carrier and…

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