What`s the difference between Nicolas and Goldhofer?

Author: Supro Trailer   Date: 2019.08.02

Introduction of Hydraulic Modular Trailer

Hydraulic modular trailer used for over weight transport business, and the loading capacity of per axle could load over 45 tons cargo per line @ 0.5km/h. Also the loading capacity is matched with the travelling speed.

The suspension of the hydraulic modular trailer is able to adjust the height by itself to keep the balance during the transport. Below video could be your reference!


The hydraulic modular trailer could have various combination ways such as use the half of the Split hydraulic modular trailer to make the 3 files hydraulic modular trailer. 2 files lateral combination with the 2 files be 4 flies hydraulic modular trailer. 2 files Longitudinal combination to make the longer hydraulic modular trailer.

Different Between Goldhofer and Nicolas Hydraulic modular trailer

1. The loading capacity is different.

The loading capacity of the Goldhofer is much bigger than Nicolas trailer. And the speed sheet as below. Please check the product information of Goldhofer THP/SL. And please check the production information of Nicolas trailer to learn the specification information.

1.1 Goldhofer THP/SL Speed and Loading table

Speed (km/h)

Loading (tons)

5

45

10

31

15

27

20

25

25

22

30

21

35

20

40

19

60

18

80

17


1.2 Nicolas MDED model speed and capacity table:

Speed (km/h)

Loading (tons)

5

22

10

21

15

20

20

19

25

17

30

16

35

15

40

14

60

13

80

12


2. The suspension is different.

2.1 Photos of the Goldhofer Suspension

Suspension of the Goldhofer THP/SL

hydraulic suspension of the Goldhofer


2.2 Photos of the Nicolas Suspension

hydraulic suspension of nicolas

hydraulic suspension of Nicolas MDED


3. The steering hydraulic system between Goldhofer and Nicolas are different.

3.1 Goldhofer hydraulic steering system

goldhofer hydraulic steering system


3.2 Nicolas hydraulic steering system

nicolas hydraulic steering system


4. The structure between Goldhofer and Nicolas are different

4.1 Drawing of the Goldhofer trailer

goldhofer thp sl structure

4.2 Video of the Goldhofer structure


4.3 Drawing of the Nicolas MDED

nicolas MDED structure

4.4 Video of the Nicolas modular trailer


5. The hydraulic gooseneck is different.

Goldhofer gooseneck has some valves to adjust the lifting of the each suspension. And nicolas only has 2 or 4 cylinders among the gooseneck to adjust the suspension while traveling.

5.1. Goldhofer Suspension.

Goldhofer hydraulic gooseneck


5.2 Nicolas Hydraulic gooseneck

hydraulic gooseneck for nicolas mded