Always working harder for your business

MULTILIFT hooklifts and skiploaders are more than powerful lifters, they are built to perform swiftly and precisely using the latest smart technology to exceed safety standards and productivity expectations. With a commitment to developing industry leading innovations, your investment will be compatible with cutting-edge technology that will bring hooklift and skiploaders to the next level and put the operator in total control. All backed up by a global service network that is geared to maximising business uptime.

Loading and lifting needs covered

MULTILIFT offers premium quality with sturdy and reliable delivery. Built to withstand the toughest conditions and working environments from waste and recycling yards to construction sites and defence activities. Find a hooklift or skiploader for any van, pick-up truck or commercial vehicle for the best solution to stay competitive in any industry. MULTILIFT hooklifts and skiploaders are the go-to for demountable cargo systems.


MULTILIFT x SSAB - Hooklifts Made From Fossil-Free Steel

Hiab has partnered with the global steel company SSAB to pioneer the use of fossil-free steel with zero CO2 emissions in the load handling industry. The first product is a MULTILIFT Ultima hooklift that was unveiled at the IAA Transportation 2022 in Hannover, making it the first hooklift of its kind in the world. From 2026, Hiab will start to deliver load handling equipment made from fossil-free steel, just as strong and long-lasting, but with zero CO2 emissions. By 2030, Hiab aims to make its own operations carbon-neutral providing true performance for the next generation.


Sturdy construction, superior balance and smooth operation means you can take your business to the next level. Service and maintenance is tailored and scheduled to maximise uptime and keep equipment running at optimum levels.



There is a MULTILIFT hooklift or skiploader for every job, from building and construction, to waste and recycling and beyond. Specialised solutions and tailored product ranges can meet every customer demand, from basic to high performance, and low to high capacity. 


Discover MULTILIFT range


An ULTIMA is designed for versatility and performance. For ULTIMA you can select HiConnect-connectivity functionality and HookliftAssist camera guided operation. Choose from heavy and low-built models to match your working conditions.

  • Capacity range from 14 - 30 tonne
  • Sliding (S) and Sliding/Tilting (Z) movement
  • uControl next-generation control system
  • Performance-, Pro- and Z-automation- option packages available


A product from the Optima range will give high performance and value for money for handling all standard hooklift operations. Maximise productivity for repetitive and routine jobs with an extensive range of value-add features.

  • Capacity range from 15 - 25 tonne
  • Sliding (S) movement
  • Basic control system
  • Low weight, low installation height and high operating speed


The most advanced skiploaders are here. Stacked with innovative options including remote control, cover system and light construction that lift levels of productivity, safety and flexibility. All areas of operation and driver/operator needs are covered.

  • EvoLight™ construction means more payload without compromising on durability
  • Distinctive SwanNeck™ increases reach
  • FlexControl™ offers freedom of control
  • SkipTop 2.0™ covers any load — automatic, fast and safe
  • SafetyPlus™ boosts safety for both operator and surroundings

XR Light & medium

Reliable hooklifts for light to medium commercial vehicles that still deliver solid performance in demanding situations.

  • Capacity range from 2 - 10 tonnes
  • Sliding (S) and Tilting (T) movements
  • Electric and manual control
  • Hook designed for easy catching of bail bar



A MULTILIFT classic is an all-rounder that can cover general demands for a range of demountable tasks.

  • Capacity range from 14-30 tonnes
  • Sliding (S) movement
  • Tilting (T) movement
  • Sliding and Tilting (Z) models (APAC)
  • Pneumatic control


Power Range

  • XR T Capacity range from 14-26 tonnes
  • Tilting (T) movement
  • 2nd generation cabin control system
  • Suitable for heavy construction and agricultural use


A Hiab is not just a piece of equipment, it is a crucial business partner - an investment in your future, with the latest technology onboard, to control your fleet, optimise workload and uptime. Always with safety as a priority. All covered by Hiab’s exceptional global service network.

Discover more


Digitalisation is changing the world at a rapid pace, with innovations pushing the boundaries of productivity, efficiency and safety. MULTILIFT’S commitment to pioneering technology is leading the way, with HiVision being successfully tested and now avalible for order. 

HiVision has been piloted with nearly 20 customers with huge success and is now avalible for order to make routine tasks even safer and more efficient.

With HiVision on track to revolutionise lifting, even an inexperienced hooklift user can be turned into an expert.

Be at the forefront of industry-leading digital solutions and bring your business safety and productivity to the next level.

Contact your local MULTILIFT representative if you are interested in testing the solution in your operations.


Be inspired

All over the world, MULTILIFT takes businesses further; from training and guidance to elevating productivity through technology.

Leaders from the start - The history of MULTILIFT

In the world of logistics, time is money, and every second counts. That's why in 1949, the first hooklift was invented by the Terho brothers. The hooklift allowed for faster loading and unloading of cargo, increasing efficiency and productivity.

As the logistics industry continues to evolve, one thing remains constant - time is money. And MULTILIFT understands this better than anyone. With a long and storied history of innovation and excellence, the company remains at the forefront of the industry, helping businesses around the world save time and money, one lift at a time.