Thwaites Dumpers

The Thwaites name is synonymous with the best-quality dumpers on the market. Advanced design and investment in tooling provide today’s customers with the very best products at the cutting edge of technology. This means more than just the strength and reliability you know you can expect from Thwaites; it means an increased focus on customer satisfaction, safety and ergonomics across the range. Thwaites specialise in dumpers, so you can be confident you are dealing with the experts. At every stage of the manufacturing process each component has passed the most stringent tests before the assembled dumper goes through its final pre-despatch inspection. Consistently at the forefront of dumper design, Thwaites have answered customers’ needs for more than six decades. At every stage of product advancement within the industry, Thwaites have been the innovators.

Key Features

  • Full steel construction throughout
  • Pioneering the heavy duty articulation and oscillation joints
  • Easy access for all routine maintenance

About the Thwaites Dumpers

Thwaites 300kg Micro Dumper

Thwaites 300kg micro pedestrian controlled dumper powered by Honda GXV 160 4.3hp four stroke air cooled petrol engine, 700 mm wide, belt driven manual shift transaxle transmission with four forward speeds and one reverse. Selectable two and four wheel drive for traction or maximum manoeuvrability. Ideal for all applications including construction, landscaping, site maintenance and agriculture.

Thwaites 1 Tonne Hi Tip Hydrostatic Dumper

The 1 tonne hi-tip features a minimum width of under 1 metre matched to a high-lift function for tipping into builders’ skips. Yanmar 3TNV76 15.9kW/21.4 hp three-cylinder water-cooled diesel. Full automotive controls, less than 1200 wide standard on standard wheels and narrow wheel option reduces machine width to 982mm. Folding roll bar fitted as standard.

Thwaites 1 Tonne Power Swivel Hydrostatic Dumper

A full 1 tonne four-wheel drive compact dumper, with powerswivel skip. Yanmar 3TNV76 15.9kW/21.4hp three-cylinder water-cooled diesel. Automatic failsafe braking system incorporated into rear drive motors. Foot pedal controls, powerswivel skip slews through 180°, less than 1.2m overall width. Folding roll bar fitted as standard.

Thwaites 1.5 Tonne Power Swivel Hydrostatic Dumper

1.5 tonne Power swivel skip mounted on ball-bearing turntable with powered rotation through 180° by means of twin slewing cylinders, operated by a single dual-axis control lever. Hydrostatic with variable displacement pump feeding four wheel motors, incorporating “Twin-Lock” system to maximize traction.

Thwaites 2 Tonne Dumpers

Thwaites 2 tonne standard, swivel and hi-swivel dumpers available.

Thwaites 3 Tonne Front Tip Manual Dumper

A full 3 tonne four-wheel-drive compact dumper, with a front-tipping skip. Yanmar 24.8kW/33hp three-cylinder water-cooled low-noise diesel. Totally enclosed multi-plate oil-immersed brakes. Thwaites’ Kinglink chassis for superior stability and traction. Compact machine 1650mm wide, folding roll bar fitted as standard, fitted with lockable engine cover.

Thwaites 3 Tonne Power Swivel Manual Dumper

A full 3 tonne four-wheel-drive compact dumper, with Powerswivel skip. Yanmar 3TNV88 24.8kW/33hp three-cylinder water-cooled low-noise diesel. Totally enclosed multi-plate oil-immersed brakes. Thwaites’ Kinglink chassis for superior stability and traction. Compact machine 1650mm wide, folding roll bar fitted as standard, powerswivel skip slews through 180°.

Thwaites 3 Tonne Hi Swivel Manual Dumper

Exclusively available from Thwaites, the Hi-Swivel concept combines the advantages of the powerswivel, being able to rotate the skip through 180° to left or right, with the ability to raise the skip to a maximum load over height of 1995mm. Designed to discharge into waste containers, the Hi-Swivel can operate in narrow streets parallel to the traffic flow, keeping disruption to a minimum. Yanmar 4TNV88 31.2kW/42hp four-cylinder water-cooled direct-injection diesel. Lockable engine canopy, folding roll bar fitted as standard, hydraulic power steering.

Thwaites 6 Tonne Front Tip Power Swivel Dumper

A high production earthmover with a Deutz TCD 3.6 L4 55.4kW/74hp at 2200rpm, water-cooled, four cylinder, charged air cooled turbo, electronic controlled fuel injected diesel engine. Powercore air intake filter and stainless steel exhaust system, including after treatment Diesel Oxidisation Catalyst providing conformity to EU Stage IIIB emission regulations. Peak torque 390Nm at 1300rpm. Thwaites’ Kinglink chassis for superior stability and traction when the going gets tough. Twin-circuit totally enclosed multiplate oil-immersed brakes. Four forward and reverse speeds, folding roll bar fitted as standard, lockable engine canopy.

Thwaites 6 Tonne Power Swivel Power Swivel Dumper

A 6 tonne power swivel earthmover with Deutz TCD 3.6 L4 55.4kW/74hp at 2200rpm, water-cooled, four cylinder, charged air cooled turbo, electronic controlled fuel injected diesel engine. Powercore air intake filter and stainless steel exhaust system, including after treatment Diesel Oxidisation Catalyst providing conformity to EU Stage IIIB. Thwaites’ Kinglink chassis for superior stability and traction when the going gets tough. Safety features include twin-circuit totally enclosed multiplate oil-immersed brakes. Powerswivel skip slews through 180°, folding roll bar fitted as standard, full road lighting kit available as an optional extra.

Thwaites 9 Tonne Front Tip Power Swivel Dumper

A genuine 9 tonne earthmover fitted with a Deutz TCD 3.6 L4 55.4kW/74hp at 2200rpm, water-cooled, four cylinder, charged air cooled turbo, electronic controlled fuel injected diesel engine. Powercore air intake filter and stainless steel exhaust system, including after treatment Diesel Oxidisation Catalyst providing conformity to EU Stage IIIB emission regulations. Peak torque 390Nm at 1300rpm. Thwaites’ Kinglink chassis for superior stability and traction when the going gets tough. Uprated centre pivot components, flotation tyres fitted as standard, folding roll bar fitted as standard.

Thwaites 9 Tonne Power Swivel Dumper

9 tonne powerswivel mounted on a ball bearing turntable with powered rotation through 180° by means of twin slewing cylinders, operated by a single dual-axis control ever. Automatic safety lock holds skip in central position when travelling. Deutz TCD 3.6 L4 90kW/121hp at 2200rpm, water-cooled, four cylinder, charged air cooled turbo, electronic controlled fuel injected diesel engine. Powercore air intake filter and stainless steel exhaust system, including after treatment Diesel Oxidisation Catalyst providing conformity to EU Stage IIIB emission regulations.

Thwaites 10 Tonne Front Tip Powershuttle Dumper

A genuine 10 tonne earthmover fitted with a Deutz TCD 3.6 L4 90kW/121hp at 2200rpm, water-cooled, four cylinder, charged air cooled turbo, electronic controlled fuel injected diesel engine. Powercore air intake filter and stainless steel exhaust system, including after treatment Diesel Oxidisation Catalyst providing conformity to EU Stage IIIB emission regulations.

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