Preventative Maintenance Programs & Service Contracts

New York Preventative Maintenance

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To Schedule Preventative Maintenance, Call 800-724-4052 ext.10

If your company is in need of Preventative Maintenance on any of your industrial equipment, including Loading Dock Equipment and Dock Levelers, Overhead Doors, Bridge Cranes & Hoists, Balers & Compactors, Conveyor Systems, Scissor Lifts, Stretch wrapping machines and a multitude of other mechanical and hydraulic machines; contact us today to speak with one of our service managers about tailoring a Preventative Maintenance service program to your individual needs.

3 Quick Facts about Preventative Maintenance

FACT: 99% of industrial equipment manufacturers will void any and all product warranties if the end-user does not have proper Preventative Maintenance records available when submitting a warranty claim.

FACT: Having a proper Preventative Maintenance program in place greatly decreases the probability of equipment failure and subsequent downtime, while increasing the safety, productivity, and profitability of our customers.

FACT: Beaton Industrial employs a team of friendly, knowledgeable, and experienced service technicians for all of your Preventative Maintenance needs. Contact us today to schedule your preventative maintenance program.

Below is an example of some of the areas Beaton technicians check for when performing preventative maintenance on industrial equipment.

Overhead Doors / Rolling Steel Doors

  • Inspect springs for deformation & oil springs
  • Inspect and lube hinges
  • Inspect and lube tracks
  • Check for warnings and decals on doors and springs
  • Check for loose hardware and tighten properly
  • Inspect for doors for damage
  • Inspect operator arm positions
  • Check sensitivity or clutch settings
  • Check operating bells etc.  (if applicable)
  • Check and adjust upper & lower limits (if applicable)
  • Inspect all chains and sprockets
  • Check Radio controls for operation (if applicable)
  • Inspect all safety cables and chains
  • Inspect, clean and adjust photo eyes.
  • Inspect all door seals
  • Reports on each individual door are submitted to owner
  • Visual light inspection of sealed areas

Loading Dock Equipment

  • Inspect for cracks, weld failures, damage
  • Lubricate all moving parts and pivot points
  • Clean pit area, deck hinge, lip hinge
  • Inspect cables, springs, and latches
  • Check “cross traffic” position
  • Inspect dock bumper condition
  • Inspect curb angle condition
  • Wheel chocks in working order
  • Inspect condition of shelter or seal location
  • Make needed adjustments

Mechanical Dock Levelers, Edge of Docks & T.O.D.’s

  • Check dock for rise when released
  • Check lip locking in extended position
  • Check lip drop when truck departs
  • Check if deck stays down
  • Inspect all anchors

Hydraulic Dock Levelers, Edge of Docks & T.O.D.’s

  • Check dock for rise when released
  • Check lip locking in extended position
  • Check lip drop when truck departs
  • Check if deck stays down
  • Inspect all anchors

Scissor Lift Tables

  • Check oil level in reservoir
  • Check for any oil leaks
  • Check push button controls
  • Check operations
  • Check control boxes

Truck Hitch

  • Remove face plate, clean & inspect
  • Check for proper operation
  • Lubricate all moving parts and pivot points

Different types of preventative maintenance service programs offered


  • Baler & Compactors
  • Bridge Cranes
  • Chainfall
  • Conveyor
  • Engine Lift
  • Fixed Crane
  • Fork Truck Lifting Devices
  • Hoist – Chain / Wire Rope
  • Motorized Gates
  • Gorbel G-Force
  • Hydraulic Jacks
  • Loading Dock Equipment
  • Materials Elevator – Mezzanine Lift
  • Overhead Doors
  • Rolling Steel Doors / Fire Doors
  • High Speed Roll Up Curtains and Doors
  • Shrink Wrapping Machine
  • Truck Restraint / Vehicle Restraint
  • Vehicle Lift

The service fields listed above are a short list of services offered by Beaton Industrial and serve only as an example of available services. If you have a piece of equipment that you did not find on the list, please contact us to discuss your application.