Electrical Equipment & Systems, Material Handling & Storage

Konecranes Announces Long-lasting Manual Chain Hoists and Manual Lever Pullers

Aug 05, 2013

SPRINGFIELD, OH – Konecranes offers durable, compact manual hoists for environments where electricity is impractical or not available. Manual hoist can also used for maintenance applications. As part of its extensive hoist offerings, Konecranes offers four kinds of manual hoists: the KL and KLP Manual Lever Pullers, the KM Series II Manual Chain Hoist, and the Army style hand chain block... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Plant Furnishings & Accessories

LadderTech Announces Sheetz, Inc. Has Added Installation of LadderPort(TM) Ladder Receivers & Cranky Portable Winch Systems as Part of Their Ongoing Commitment to Safety

Nov 09, 2011

Brighton, MI - LadderTech announces Sheetz, Inc. of Altoona, PA has selected the LadderPort Ladder Receiver (Patent Pending) and Cranky Portable Winch (Patent Pending) system for installation on their convenience store locations. The LadderPort Ladder Receiver will help keep their maintenance technicians and outside contractor's safe and injury free when roof access is required. Michele Oras,... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission

Vacon to Deliver AC Drives for AXTech Winches in Norway

Nov 07, 2011

Vacon Plc - AC drives manufacturer Vacon will deliver liquid-cooled AC drives with a total power of 2.7 MW for active heave-compensated winches onboard a Norwegian-built IMR ship. The delivery will take place in March 2012. Vacon and Norwegian winch manufacturer AXTech signed a contract for 17 liquid-cooled 690 V AC drives to be used for one of the largest electrified active heave-compensated... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Slide Hammer Pull Adapter aids auto body repair technicians.

Oct 20, 2011

Designed with ¾-14 threads to accommodate most professional quality slide hammers with self-tightening pull clamp, Model CL0199SH features conical base that is compatible with many clamps from other manufacturers in addition to Porter-Ferguson clamps. USA-made adapter gives auto body repair technicians more precise control over pulling operations that is possible with standard tightening pull... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Worm Gear Winch has heavy-duty design.

Jul 18, 2011

With rated first layer line pull of 10,000, HDG-350 meets SAE J706 standard and matches line speed - 32 fpm at 15 gpm - of similar-capacity planetary winch. Product is available with blocked clutch and air shift and also incorporates automatic, oil cooled disc brake. Integrated worm gear set is optimized for efficiency, and mid mounted product is available with manual or air-operated free spool... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Heavy-Duty Winches integrate semi-automatic clutch.

Jul 15, 2011

Patriot 9500 UT and Profile 9500 UT, when used with Ramsey wireless remote, can be engaged and operated from up to 50 ft away. Along with 9500 lb rated line pull (single line) and gear reduction ratio of 138:1, these 93 lb products feature sealed, 5.5 hp wound motor that delivers no-load line speed of 33 fpm. Other features include sealed drum, sealed gear assembly, and 105 ft of 5/16 in.... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Worm Gear Power Winch features 2-ton load capacity.

Apr 12, 2011

ATLAS II worm gear power winch has 2-ton load capacity for handling small- and medium-sized loads and is suited for industrial lifting applications. Compact, lightweight winch features cast aluminum body, internal load holding mechanical brake, and machine-cut gearing that operates in enclosed oil bath to minimize wear. Lifting handles are built into frame, so lifting straps can be attached to... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Aker Solutions Establishes Factory in South Korea and Signs Prestigious Deck Machinery Contract

Dec 10, 2010

Aker Solutions has set up a new manufacturing facility in South Korea for the production of Pusnes deck machinery(TM). Aker Solutions has among several major contracts signed a contract for the delivery of Pusnes deck machinery(TM) for the prestigious "Pieter Schelte"-project, the world's largest platform installation, decommissioning and pipe-lay vessel. The total order intake of Pusnes deck... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Off-Road Utility Vehicle Winch offers 4,000 lb capacity.

Sep 30, 2010

Pierce PS4000 winch operates at 19.8 fpm with 1.5 hp, drawing 310 A under full load. Weighing 55 lb, it includes 40 ft of ¼ in. cable, handle bar switch, compact solenoid, hook, roller guide, and universal mounting plate. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Portable Tools

Pulling Tape combines 3 functions in one product.

Aug 31, 2010

Facilitating cable installation, 3 in One - Premise MULETAPE® combines threading line, measuring tape, and winch line in one product. Pre-lubricated tape minimizes friction levels and eliminates duct cutting. Sequential footage markings enable monitoring of cable location during pull, while indicating how much tape remains on roll. Measuring 1,300 ft in length, Model PMT1300 is rated at 1,800... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Self Recovery Winches feature 15,000-20,000 lb capacities.

Feb 02, 2010

Self recovery winches include compact solenoid assembly mounted above motor for efficient operation as well as for access to internal parts. With heavy-duty motors that offer high ampere resistance and output strength, winches are suitable for heavy-duty machinery requirements in off-road industry. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Thern Announces Design Changes for BIG RED TA Air Winches

Feb 04, 2009

January 22, 2009, WINONA, Minn. - Thern, Inc.'s popular line of BIG RED TA Series Air Winches now has more features and options. In direct response to customer input, Thern has re-visited the design of their BIG RED TA Series of air winches to improve performance and convenience for operators. For easier operator control and added flexibility, BIG RED TA air winches now feature a reversible air... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Hand Winches are designed for light duty applications.

Dec 09, 2008

Available in 3 models offering lifting load capacities of 600, 900, and 1300 lb, TSSBW Series hand winch is fabricated of 304 grade stainless steel and features solid steel machine cut gears, gear covers, and automatic brakes. Series is designed for light duty applications requiring corrosion resistance as well as full integration with Thern's davit crane line. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

EZ Lift(TM) RL Manual Lever Puller from R&M is Compact, Efficient, and Long-Lasting

Oct 08, 2008

SPRINGFIELD, OH (June 6, 2008)-R&M Materials Handling, Inc., produces products and services for the material handling industry. R&M introduces the EZ Lift(TM) RL manual lever puller which addresses the common lifting needs during construction, maintenance, and service. The EZ Lift(TM) RL manual lever puller is compact, efficient, and long-lasting. The EZ Lift(TM) RL manual lever puller is... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Floor Tile Pullers facilitate repeated lifting tasks.

Jul 23, 2008

Offered in 3 sized to accommodate different statures, Verti-Lifters(TM) let users stand while lifting access floor panels from raised flooring. Portable hand tools are constructed with 3¼-4¼ lb vertical steel tubular body connected to handle and finger trigger release mechanism. Dual 4 or 5 in. dia vacuum cup models are available, also suited for use in manufacturing when lifting and moving... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Manual Lever Puller can be used in confined work areas.

Jul 16, 2008

Available in ¼, ¾, 1.5, and 3 ton capacities, EZ Lift(TM) RL Manual Lever Puller is suited for hoisting and pulling of loads in workshops, building sites, or in any application where space and hooking height are restricted. Movable in any direction, ASME B30.21 compliant unit features compact design, automatic brake that provides protection against debris, 360° handle rotation, and dual... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Air Winches feature fully reversible design.

Jun 25, 2008

Featuring solid steel frame, TA10 BIG RED Series provides 1st layer and full drum load capacities of 37,000 and 21,800 lb, respectively, along with max line speed of 34 fpm. Units incorporate reversible hand brake and disk brake assemblies and revolving cable anchor, which accommodates wire rope diameters from ¾-1¼ in. and facilitates winding of wire rope from either direction. Type E... Read More