MEILLER Skip loader

TECTRIS® Skip loaders

Transport skips and containers more efficiently

With TECTRIS® skip loaders you transport skips and containers efficiently and reliably. Successfully proven in the construction and waste management industries and made for harsh practical conditions.

The loading platform of the MEILLER skip loader comes without a vehicle-specific subframe. This results in a low tare weight and permits high payloads.

The high-quality MEILLER hydraulics ensure work operations are fast and delicate. This is complemented by precise and load-independent synchronisation of stabilising jacks and telescoping lifting arms – and this is with very low-noise operation.

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Your benefits:

  • Economic operation through high reliability
  • Tipping in approximately 15 seconds through simple operation and intelligent hydraulic system
  • Safe operation and transportation through certified solutions
  • High payloads through low tare weight
  • Maintenance-friendly and value preservation through high product quality
We strive for the highest possible quality in all our services and products and we want you to benefit from this. That is why we are granting a 5-year warranty on all load-bearing steel components for MEILLER hooklifts and skip loaders.
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The ideal TECTRIS® skip loader for every requirement

TRIGENIUS AK10 skip loader


  • Nominal load from 7 t to 14 t from road surface
  • For vehicles with 6.5 t to 20 t total weight
  • Depending on the model for containers/skips DIN 30735, DIN 30720 Parts 1 and 2, DIN 30730-MAP-AKF as well as silo containers (further containers on request)
Skip loader AK16 at work


  • Nominal load up to 18 t from road surface
  • For vehicles with 28 t total weight
  • For containers/skips DIN 30720 Parts 1 and 2, DIN 30730-MAP-AKF as well as silo containers (further containers on request)
eTRUCK ready

Fit for the future

MEILLER’s tipper bodies are compatible with all electric trucks from European manufacturers, regardless of whether they are already equipped with a mechanical power take-off (PTO) necessary for the superstructure’s hydraulics or an electric power take-off (E-PTO).

The electric drive offers a clear advantage: hydraulic systems can be operated according to demand, ensuring that the pump or hydraulics only run when the tipper body is in motion hence preventing unnecessary energy consumption.

Technical data

Compare our skip loaders based on their data

Type AK7 AK10 AK12 AK16  
Nominal load: 7.4 t 11 t 14 t 18 t  
Axles: 2 axles 2 axles 2 axles 3 axles  
Suitable chassis: 9 - 12 t 12 - 15 t up to 20 t up to 28 t  
AK weight: 2,000 - 2,150 kg 2,070 - 2,220 kg 2,990 - 3,210 kg 3,1205 kg - 4,060 kg  
Container type: DIN 30720 Part 1, DIN 30730-MAP-AKF DIN 30720 Part 1+Part 2, DIN 30730-MAP-AKF DIN 30720 Part 1+Part 2, DIN 30730-MAP-AKF, silo container DIN 30720 Part 1+Part 2, DIN 30730-MAP-AKF, silo container  
Support arm types*: TG TG N, T, TG, Z, ZA N, T, TG, Z, ZA  

*Further information on the support arm types

Detailed information

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Intelligent detailed solutions designed for practical use

The MEILLER skip loader programme impresses through its clever details that make work faster, more efficient and safer.

Intelligent MEILLER features increase the working speed:

  • Load-dependent quick movement: accelerates putting down and tipping, and preserves the hydraulics. With empty containers quick movement operates over the entire stroke. For loaded containers quick movement is only switched on in a specific uncritical range.
  • i.s.a.r.-control radio control unit: work quickly with the radio control unit. With the preprogrammed sequence control processes you save time.
  • Powerful MEILLER hydraulics ensure a high working speed.


  • The patented automatic speed control raises the engine speed only when really large amounts of oil are required. So you work quietly, save fuel and discharge less emissions.
  • Low maintenance requirements saves costs for spare parts and repairs.
  • MEILLER product quality ensures good value retention and makes resales lucrative.
  • Reliable MEILLER after-sales service and high spare-parts availability minimise down times.

MEILLER skip loaders guarantee safe operation thanks to many sophisticated solutions:

  • LED rear lighting: you profit from additional road safety
  • Camera systems: provide the best all-round view in the working area
  • Overload controller: detects possible vehicle overloading.
    Overload protection reduces vehicle wear and tear and provides road safety
  • Automatic level compensation
  • Exact synchronisation of the rear prop gives high stability
  • Underride guard: quickly removed for repairs
  • Cab protective wall: gives effective protection to the driver
  • Emergency control

Safe MEILLER tipping hooks

With the sturdy tipping hooks you empty the container safely. The integrated safety catch protects the container against overturning and slipping out when tipping.

Adapting the chain length

Adapt your chain length with the MEILLER fastener: the practical chain suspension device at the top end of the telescopic arms makes it easy to shorten or lengthen the chain.

Robust control unit

MEILLER skip loaders with telescoping equipment come with a control unit with overload control display and emergency control as standard equipment. All control components are installed protected.

Features for practical use

Practical solutions, cleverly thought-out

Always the matching lifting arm type

Skip loader N lifting arm
N lifting arm
Skip loader T lifting arm
T lifting arm
Skip loader TG lifting arm
TG lifting arm
Skip loader Z lifting arm
Z lifting arm
Skip loader ZA lifting arm
ZA lifting arm

N lifting arm:

  • When it has to be simple and sturdy
  • Optimal for containers that often have the same size

T lifting arm:

  • For high tipping
  • Ideal for all skip sizes

TG lifting arm:

  • For restricted available space
  • For optimum skip handling

Z lifting arm:

For low height in travel position (e.g. for journeys through underpasses)

ZA lifting arm:

For low height in working position (e.g. picking up skips in halls)

Container lock

Skip handler standard securing
Standard securing
BKE (Skip clamping mechanism)
BKE (skip clamping mechanism)
CV (Container locking mechanism)
CV (container locking mechanism)

With MEILLER skip loaders you can count on a reliable and appropriate container lock. All MEILLER load securing modules are certified and can be operated with the i.s.a.r.-control radio control unit. The modular concept makes different combinations possible.

Container lock modules

Choose from the different load securing modules. The combination of the BKE and CV modules gives ultimate safety: that is perfect load securing at the press of a button.

Simple and convenient operation with the i.s.a.r.-control

With the i.s.a.r.-control remote control you load containers from a safe distance and at a location that gives you the best visibility. With the preprogrammed sequence control processes it is easy to operate at the press of a button.

One button – many processes: very easy with sequence control

With the preprogrammed processes of the i.s.a.r.-control radio control unit you save time and avoid mistakes in the sequence of operating steps. Up to 30 seconds can be saved for each sequence. You start a complete process as easy as this: with a button combination you activate a defined sequence of functions that are executed after each other. You always have full control and can intervene in the sequences at any time.

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Tarpaulin system

Skip loader tarpaulin system

Our tarpaulin system is the perfect solution for a safe and efficient operation. It allows you to secure your load in the skip in accordance with the legal regulations as well as in a simple and practice-oriented way.

Your benefits:

  • Safe and convenient working – no potential danger for the driver when securing the load
  • Secure transport due to covered load
  • High working speed
  • Simple operation
  • Automatically working system

MEILLER Eco-Kupplung®

Video: MEILLER Eco-Kupplung®

The MEILLER Eco-Kupplung® (eco clutch) is the energy saving alternative to engine-driven fixed and variable displacement pumps.The eco clutch allows you to activate and deactivate the hydraulic system when needed. This considerably reduces energy consumption.

Faciliating flexible activation, the MEILLER Eco-Kupplung ® is located between the engine-driven PTO and the hydraulic pump and allows an exact synchronisation of telescopic arms.

  1. The operator activates the hydraulic system using the PTO switch and the pneumatics activate the partial-load switchable clutch.
  2. The clutch accelerates the pump and connects it to the engine output shaft.
  3. The hydraulic functions are available where the clutch is fully engaged.
  4. Following use, the driver deactivates the system again using the PTO switch in the cab.

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