Hoists

Spider Systems Group Provides Expert Access Solution at Columbia University Medical Center, New York
Vehicle Suspensions

Spider Systems Group Provides Expert Access Solution at Columbia University Medical Center, New York

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, provided a complex access solution for the challenging faÃ-§ade installation on Columbia University Medical Center’s (CUMC) new, 14-story art education center in Washington Heights, New York. The unique architectural design of the building consisted of irregularly stacked glass panels supported by delicate glass fins on the south end, and an...

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Overhaul Balls provide ballast on crane hoist rope.
Industrial Balls

Overhaul Balls provide ballast on crane hoist rope.

Made of heavy steel, Overhaul Balls are used on hook end of crane hoist rope to supply downhaul weight that is needed to counter bearing friction and winch-to-boom line weight. Spilt Overhaul Balls are made up of 2 cast iron halves, which clamp to line by means of bolts. Models are available in diameters of 7.12, 9.19, 9.50, and 11.25 in. or in weights of 50, 100, 89, and 154 lb, respectively.

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Hoist System positions heavy loads in crane applications.
Hoists

Hoist System positions heavy loads in crane applications.

Using one crane, SHS-Series SyncHoist System allows operators to position loads vertically and horizontally, all while ensuring complete safety, speed, and control. Below-the-hook lifting solution is designed withÂ- four BTH-1 compliant hydraulic lifting cylinders and is connected directly to suspended rigging. Cylinders come in 60, 94, or 120 ton capacity with strokes...

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Theatrical Electric Chain Hoists include 1 and 2 ton models.
Hoists

Theatrical Electric Chain Hoists include 1 and 2 ton models.

While offering respective lifting speed of 32 and 16 fpm, 1 Ton TNER010S and 2 Ton TNER020S incorporate such industry (theater, entertainment) -specific features as round body with no sharp edges, soft grip handles, grease packed gear box, Pull-Rotor Motor Brake, and black canvas chain container. Plug-and-play voltage changer, also included, facilitatesÂ- 208–230 V/460 V (3-phase,...

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Routine Turbine Handling In Offshore Conditions
Turbines

Routine Turbine Handling In Offshore Conditions

The Gerritsen On- Offshore Services BV company have handled a routine turbine maintenance procedure being undertaken on an offshore location in the Southern North Sea. This involved four of their personnel, utilizing an air operated hoist unit manufactured by the J D Neuhaus company for the safe and effective lift and maneuver procedures for a turbine lift load of 26,500lbs. The turbine was...

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Spider Provides Float Platform for California Bridge Maintenance
Scaffolding

Spider Provides Float Platform for California Bridge Maintenance

Seattle - Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, recently provided the suspended scaffolding solution for maintenance on a wooden suspension bridge that spans the south fork of the American River in Placerville, California. The seventy-five year old Mosquito Bridge is just 9 feet wide and 140 feet long, but it is crossed by about 1,300 vehicles daily. The El Dorado County Transportation Bridge...

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Spider Provides Float Platform for California Bridge Maintenance
Structural Bridges

Spider Provides Float Platform for California Bridge Maintenance

Seattle – Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, recently provided the suspended scaffolding solution for maintenance on a wooden suspension bridge that spans the south fork of the American River in Placerville, California. The seventy-five year old Mosquito Bridge is just 9 feet wide and 140 feet long, but it is crossed by about 1,300 vehicles daily. The El Dorado County Transportation Bridge...

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Spider Plays Key Role in Panama Canal Expansion Project
Baskets

Spider Plays Key Role in Panama Canal Expansion Project

Seattle - Spider, a division of SafeWorks, LLC, has been providing suspended access solutions for the multi-billion dollar Panama Canal expansion project for the past three years. Since the project began in 2007, there have been numerous phases including the excavation of an access channel for the Pacific-side locks, the dredging of the canal waterway, the raising of the Gatun Lake operational...

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Powered Drum Handler enables safe loading, lifting, manipulation.
Drum Lifters

Powered Drum Handler enables safe loading, lifting, manipulation.

Completely powered and self-contained, Ergo750-PWPL-CB can beÂ- used for lifting, lowering, and moving all steel, plastic, and fiber drums. Variety lifting heights are available, and capacities range from 750–1,000 lb. Along with power drive forward and reverse, features include power lift and lower, regenerative braking, multifaceted steering/throttle handle, and single Parrot-Beak®...

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Hoists

Wire Rope Hoists offer capacities from 1-55 tons.

Featuring steel frame and covers, WR Wire Rope Hoists are suited for handling large loads with fast lift speeds. Units operate from 3-phase 230 or 460 V/60 Hz power and come equipped with upper and lower limit switches. Configurations include: base mounted, low headroom motorized trolley, normal headroom motorized trolley, double girder, and low headroom double girder motorized trolley. Hoists...

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