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Professional Two Deck Cow

Popular with breeders and hauliers alike, our lightest two deck adult cattle transporter can also be configured for pigs*.

Available for use with suitably modified trailer or, for extra weight saving and improved fuel efficiency, as an integrated alloy-plank monocoque.

*pig loading not available on all configurations due to ramp angle limitations - please ask for details.

Key Features

  • Aerodynamic, clean-sided modular design
  • Powered run-up to second deck

Chasis Options

  • Drawbar Trailer
  • Step Frame Trailer versions

    Alternatives

    • Platinum Two Deck Cow / Three Deck Sheep
    • Professional Four Deck
    • Professional Two Deck Cow
    • Professional Two Deck Cow / Three Deck Sheep
    • Professional Two Deck Cow / Three Deck Sheep / Pigs

    Length

    Rigid: From 7.92m (26') upwards in modules of 305mm (1')

    Trailer: From 9.14m (30') to max legal limit

    Drawbar: From 5.48m (18') to 9.14m (30') 

    External Width

    Rigid: 2.55m (8'4") 

    Trailer: 2.55m (8'4")

    Drawbar Trailer 2.55m (8'4")

    Standard Features

    • Aerodynamic reinforced Bullnose bulkhead (semi trailers only)
    • All alloy rear loading gates using horizontal design for safety
    • All steel components hot-dip galvanised or zinc plated
    • Anti-slip alloy floor
    • Conspicuity tape (mandatory to all vehicles and trailers registered after 10th July 2011)
    • Easy clean design
    • High-grade alloy construction
    • Hydraulic ramp to 2nd deck with spring assisted ramp
    • Inspection door to each deck in bulkhead
    • LED marker lights to comply with legal requirements
    • Lower deck welded all round
    • Matt black rear ramp to prevent startling through sun glare
    • Nexa Autocolor Turbo Plus 2-pack paint system in one colour of your choice
    • One gate per deck supplied to suit 3.05m length of transporter
    • One light per pen externally switched
    • Open ventilation to both decks (vent options available)
    • Spring-assisted alloy-planked rear door with smooth exterior
    • Stainless steel hinge pins
    • Unique internal width of 2.53m enables larger animals to stand crossways
    • Upper deck welded all round and sealed giving flush underside to reduce back-rub

    Extra Options

    • Hydraulic rear door within a door for loading through
    • Slurry tank built into rear with or without depression in floor
    • Stop/indicator options
    • (N.B. - Some features subject to compatibility)

    This product can be supplied to fit a standard steel ladder frame or as a chassis with an all alloy integrated monocoque construction.

    To help you decide which is right for you, take a look at the feature sets below.

    Standard Steel Sub-Frame Construction

    • Container and trailer can be separated
    • Optional. certified quick-release straps or lift off brackets on some models
    • Demountable container allows alternative platform uses such as construction materials, hay haulage etc.
    • 40mm lower overall height compared to monocoque
    • Greater torsional rigidity

    For more information, see our detailed page on Houghton Parkhouse Platforms.

    All-Alloy Monocoque

    • Flush, easily cleaned underside
    • Nowhere for dirt or disease to hide
    • No silt build-up on frame - a potential weight saving of up to a quarter of a tonne!
    • Hollow alloy plank design means quieter loading and less startling
    • Better thermal insulation in extremes of heat and cold
    • No internal side bevels to accommodate frame giving larger floorspaces on trailer versions
    • No chance of broken bolsters or bearers - there aren't any
    • Planked floor suitable for pallet loading
    • No rust streaks or bubbled paintwork

    Still Can't Decide?

    We're always happy to talk through the pros and cons - just give us a ring.

    1950 - PUTTING DOWN ROOTS

    John Houghton, already an experienced joiner, takes on his first premises in Milnthorpe on the edge of the Lake District.

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