Container Handling Forklifts

Empty Container Handlers

Models 5ECH - 8CH

Empty container handlers (ECH) from MLA Vulcan are designed for stability and productivity in moving and stacking empty shipping containers with options capable of stacking containers.

The range is has models capable of stacking containers up to eight high utilising a wtin pick attachment.

The IQAN management system, centralised lubrication, hydraulic muilti-gauge, sight gauges and remote monitoring contribute to make the Vulcan ECH an outstanding investment.IMG 2704 W21


  • Cummins QSB 6.7 - 220 Teir III Dana TE17 electronic transmission
  • 4000mm and 4500mm wheelbase
  • Up to 10 tonne capacity
  • 4000mm & 4500mm wide drive axle
  • Engine protection system
  • Wet disc brakes
  • Lift and lower protection
  • Single or twin lift SLF

 In addition to container handling applications, ECH's also operate in warehouses, furniture reomvalists and other height restricted applications.


Dedicated Container Handlers

Models 42E-54E

Dedicated Container Handlers (DCH) from MLA Vulcan are specially designed for the purpose of safely stacking loaded containers weighing up to 40,000kg high.

Featuring a luxury cabin with ergonomic joystick controls and IQAN management system, the Vulcan DCH range has set new standards of performance and reliability.54E DCH 021 W22


  • Cummins QSM11 electronic engine
  • Dana (Clark) electronic
  • TE27 transmission T-CON electronic transmission control
  • Wet disk brakes, oil cooled
  • Full enclosed cabin
  • Engine protection system
  • Joystick servo controls
  • Centralised lubrication
  • Oustanding visibility
  • Safety interlocks
  • Lift circuit accumulator
  • Data Management System (optional)

Special models are available with reduced front end loading for wharf loading areas requiring lower pressures.