OZ Lifting Products LLC has launched a 600lb capacity wireless builder’s (wire rope) hoist, designed for use beyond the construction and building industries. The 115V single-phase powered hoist offers lifting speeds of 52ft/min and 90ft height of lift as standard, but custom options are available. Easily portable, it weighs in with a gross weight of […]
The new Stahl CraneSystems STF electric chain hoist from Columbus McKinnon is specially designed for stepless lifting and positioning applications. Equipped with Magnetek IMPULSE•G+ Mini drives, STF hoists provide stepless variable speed for applications requiring precision control. This ensures greater operator safety and lower stress on the crane’s mechanical and control components. Marc Döttling, Stahl […]
OZ Lifting Products LLC has launched the second in a new range of stainless steel products—a push beam trolley. The launch of the trolley, available in 1USt and 2USt capacities, follows the Minnesota,US-based manufacturer’s recent unveiling of a stainless steel chain hoist, designed for lifting and pulling. The products will commonly be purchased together as […]
OZ Lifting Products LLC has launched the first in a new range of stainless steel products—a chain hoist, designed for lifting and pulling. The chain hoist, available in 1USt and 2USt capacities, is designed for use in corrosive environments where the properties of stainless steel make it a preferred material. Essentially, the composition of the […]
Swiss electric chain hoist manufacturer GIS AG has expanded its LP electric chain motor series for the entertainment industry with the addition of two new models, the LP1600 and LP2500. The latter takes the capacity range to 6300kg. At the same time, the new GHF/GMF generation of manual and motorised trolleys is also being put […]
OZ Lifting Products LLC has added the 4000lb capacity OZ4000EC to its range of electric chain hoists. The manufacturer has steadily expanded the series having launched the 500lb capacity OZ500EC in 2018. The 1000lb capacity OZ1000EC and 2000lb capacity OZ2000EC followed, before the latest model was introduced as the only product in the range with […]
Swiss electric chain hoist manufacturer GIS AG has launched two new lightweight D8 products, of 500kg and 1000kg capacity, for mobile use in the entertainment sector. As riggers continue to demand the lightest possible motors, the LPML and higher capacity LPL chain hoists are both capable of lifting over 40 times their own weight. The […]
Verlinde’s new electric chain hoists have been two years in development aligning manufacturing technology and market needs. The Eurochain VX electric hoists are designed for loads between 63 and 10,000kg coupled with improved toughness and power for high levels of dependability. The hoists come with various devices as standard including: an up/down electrical safety limit […]
William Hackett, a world-leader in the development and manufacture of offshore lifting hoists and chains, has launched the SSL5, incorporating its patented quad pawl (QP) mechanism. The company says that it is the safest and most efficient offshore and subsea lever hoist in the world. Ben Burgess, director at William Hackett says, “It’s a piece […]
The EQ electric chain hoist range is one of KITO bestsellers. In 2020, the range will be extended with the introduction of the single-phase EQS electric chain hoist. The new EQS is designed for 220 – 240V power supplies while providing all the advantages of the high-voltage version – such as its compact design and […]
05/11/2019 - 08:24 am
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In this month's issue
Face Time: Jim Colvin, of Serious Labs.
Pick-and-carry cranes – a green solution.
The Insider: Chris Machut, CEO at crane camera company Netarus LLC.