Crane & Hoist Accessories

Material Handling & Storage

Onboard Systems BO105 Cargo Hook Kits with Surefire Option Certified by FAA

Jun 08, 2017

VANCOUVER, Wash., June 7, 2017 - Onboard Systems International, Inc., a leading provider of innovative helicopter cargo hook equipment, today announced that its hydraulic cargo hooks with Surefire® release technology have been STC certified by the FAA for the Airbus Helicopters BO105 aircraft. Onboard has also submitted these Surefire-enabled systems to Transport Canada for certification. The... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Material Handling & Storage

HFPSL Lifter Beams feature X-style design.

May 08, 2017

Available in one and two metric ton capacities with 36 and 48 in. outside spreads, HFPSL Four Point Sack Lifter Beam comes with standard sling keeper. Offering 100,001 to 500,000 load cycles, HFPSL Lifter Beams natural fit over the top design allows for straight-line connection to lifting slings. Unit’s machined radius cut into the top inside edge of the bail provides secure connection... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Onboard Systems Bell 407 Cargo Hook Kits with Surefire Option Certified by FAA

May 08, 2017

VANCOUVER, Wash., May 5, 2017 - Onboard Systems International, Inc., a leading provider of innovative helicopter cargo hook equipment, today announced that it has obtained FAA STC certification for several new cargo hook kits for the Bell 407 aircraft featuring their Surefire® release technology. Onboard has also submitted these systems to Transport Canada for certification. The Surefire... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Haugen Telehandler Attachment Incorporates Straightpoint Load Cell

May 06, 2017

Forklift and telehandler accessories manufacturer Haugen Attachments is offering the innovative Smart Hook, an attachment that incorporates a 7.2-ton (14,000-lb.) capacity Straightpoint load cell.

The 225-lb. Smart Hook can be easily attached to all kinds of telehandlers, giving end users a Crosby swivel hook that incorporates a wireless load shackle positioned at the center of a... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Onboard Systems MD500 Cargo Hook Kits with Surefire Release Technology Receive FAA Certification

Apr 24, 2017

VANCOUVER, Wash., April 20, 2017 - Onboard Systems International, Inc., a leading provider of innovative helicopter cargo hook equipment, today announced that it has obtained FAA STC certification for several new cargo hook kits for the MD Helicopters MD500 aircraft featuring their Surefire® release technology. Onboard has also submitted these systems to Transport Canada for certification.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

SATG and SASB Grapples reduce clean-up time.

Apr 14, 2017

Sweep Action Tine (SATG) and Sweep Action Solid Bottom Construction Grapples (SASB) are available in 72, 78, and 84 in. models. Suitable for handling site demolition debris, rocks, brush, wood and metal, SATG provides open tine bottom with its sweep-in grapples. Featuring (3)-1/2 x 4 in. abrasion resistant steel bucket bottom, SASB comes with scrap yard tested solid bottom low profile... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Skid Steer/Tool Carrier Attachment sorts rocks and debris.

Oct 14, 2016

Available for mini skid steers/compact tool carriers, 42 in. SARG™ (Sweep Action Rock Grapple) lets operators sort large or small rocks and debris with one tool. Front grapples, operating in sweeping action, pull rocks or debris into bucket to facilitate site cleanup. Rocks and debris are retained, while operator rocks attachment to sift out dirt. Lower tines are made from 1 in. solid... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage

Worksaver Sweep Action Rock Grapple Part of Top 50 New Products by Equipment Today

Oct 13, 2016

The SARG™ (Sweep Action Rock Grapple) from Worksaver, Inc. was named as one of Equipment Today’s Contractor’s Top 50 New Products for 2016.  The list was compiled by the editorial teams of the magazine and ForConstructionPros.com based on product inquiries and web page views of new products featured in Equipment Today from May 2015 to April 2016.  The winning products are a listing of... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Manual Hoists and Trolleys feature spark-resistant design.

Sep 20, 2016

Offered in capacities of ½, 1, 2, and 3 tons, RCB Ex Certified Spark Resistant Hand Chain Hoists and RPT/RGT Manual Push and Geared Trolleys minimize risk of sparks produced by impact or friction in heavy-duty industrial applications. Spark-resistant features include copper plated load hook, stainless steel hand chain, nickel-plated DIN load chain, and rubber trolley bumpers. Models from... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

American Crane & Equipment Corporation Increases Columbus McKinnon Product Offerings

Sep 14, 2016

As a long time Columbus McKinnon Corporation (CMCO) channel partner, American Crane announces additions to at least 11 CMCO product lines, now available for shipment. The additional offerings are driven by the company’s mission to provide a wide variety of equipment in order to meet the specific requirements of the application. DOUGLASSVILLE, PA - American Crane Equipment Corporation and... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Wallboard Fork offers 6,000 lb capacity.

Sep 07, 2016

Available in widths to 84 in., Wallboard Fork provides 6,000 lb capacity and comes standard with 360° hydraulic rotation and integrated brake. USA-made unit also features matching link, twist-n-lock tines, heavy duty check valve cylinder, and custom color paint. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Vacuum Tube Lifting System features comfort-grip handle.

Aug 02, 2016

With ergonomic grip and integrated control lever on handle, Model VT160 enables single operator to lift and lower loads in one smooth motion. Instant attach and release suction makes system suitable for variety of repetitive applications. Optional vacuum pad attachment has foam rubber sealing rings and is suitable for lifting loads up to 175 lb at 18 in. Hg. For added safety, Power Loss Safety... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Mechanical Gull Wing Vacuum Lifter has telescoping parking stands.

Jul 14, 2016

Using M250M Mechanical Vacuum Generator with single sling suspension, this below-the-hook lifter with handles horizontal metal sheets and plates from 1/8–½ in. up to 72 x 240 in. with max length and width of 20 x 8 ft (12 x 8 ft with collapsed beam ends). Construction includes all-welded steel frame, adjustable ball swivel mounted vacuum pads and slide assemblies, and pivoting... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

COE Press Equipment Ships Coil Feeding Line to Alliance Laundry Systems

Jul 07, 2016

Sterling Heights, Mich., July 5, 2016 - COE Press Equipment announced that it has supplied and installed a coil processing line to Alliance Laundry Systems (Ripon, WI), a global leader in commercial laundry equipment and solutions. The line, which is now in operation, consists of a servo feed, dual threading table, power straightener and coil reel with full line automation controls. The 42-in.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

FIPA Develops Flexible, Cost-Effective Vacuum Gripper Solution for Repacking Application

Jul 01, 2016

Mounted on a Z-axis for vertical lift capabilities, the custom vacuum gripper based on FIPA’s TC Series can handle both individual boxes whole layers, regardless of the package position & size, without changing grippers or wasting vacuum flow CARY, N.C. — FIPA Inc., a leading manufacturer of advanced vacuum technology, gripper systems, air nippers, tube lifters, and End-of-Arm-Tooling (EOAT),... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Advanced Vacuum Handling Systems for Critical Components at SEMICON West

Jun 27, 2016

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO - June 2016 - Virtual Industries Inc., a leading supplier of manual vacuum handling solutions, today announced that it will exhibit in Booth #834 at SEMICON West, scheduled to take place July 12-14, 2016 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. Company representatives will demonstrate the TWEEZER-VAC® Elite and ADJUST-A-VAC® Elite. The TWEEZER-VAC Elite... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Robotics

Vacuum Lifter-Tilter enables manual rotation of tubing.

Jun 24, 2016

With Model ETL10M2-OCMR, one person can safely position and change orientation of non-porous cylinders, such as pipes or other tube-shaped objects. Below-the-hook end-effector provides 90° power tilt operation with 360° manual rotation. Available in electric- and air-powered models, system can handle loads weighing up to 100 lb at 24 in. Hg min for cylinders with 9–15 in. diameter. It... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Crown Equipment Earns Third IFOY Award with RT 4000 Series Rider Pallet Truck Win in the "Warehouse Trucks Lowlifter" Category

Jun 13, 2016

NEW BREMEN, Ohio (June 8, 2016) - Crown, one of the world’s largest material handling companies, recently won the coveted International Forklift Truck of the Year (IFOY) Award for the third time. The Crown RT 4000 Series rider pallet truck took the prestigious award in the “Warehouse Trucks Lowlifter” category. The award was presented at the CeMAT trade fair in Hannover on May 31. Over the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

FIPA's Latest Custom Lifting and Gripping Solution Enables Safe, Efficient, and Cost-Conscious Palletizing

May 05, 2016

Combining standard specialized components, FIPA’s latest custom material handling solution spares employees from manually handling 5 – 10 tons daily, proving that even small companies can afford to improve throughput, efficiency, employee health CARY, N.C. — FIPA Inc., a leading manufacturer of advanced vacuum technology, gripper systems, air nippers, tube lifters, and End-of-Arm-Tooling... Read More

HVAC, Material Handling & Storage

Cynergy Vacuum Lifters Slash Packaging Time of Boilers

Apr 14, 2016

St. Louis, MO – A Cynergy Ergonomics vacuum lifter recently installed for a boiler manufacturer lifts and rotates boiler bodies to facilitate the final assembly and packaging in a faster, safer and more ergonomic fashion. The purpose-built vacuum lifter allows an operator to lift a variety of electric boilers, with weights to 200-pounds, and rotate them for palletizing and... Read More