Hoist UK provide special stainless steel crane system

Hoist UK have recently supplied a free standing crane system manufactured from stainless steel 304, for an application mounted directly above an acid dipping facility.


The free standing structure was designed to BS EN1993 and manufactured from a closed stainless steel sections for ease of wash down by the customer and enhanced protection in this hazardous working environment.


The push/pull crane system itself was also manufactured from stainless steel 304 and fitted with a VR series electric chain hoist from Verlinde.


The electric chain hoist was specially prepared with stainless steel bottom block, hook and chain with biodegradable lubricants in the hoist gearbox and on the lifting chain for this application.


The hoist was fitted with stainless steel shield on the underside of the hoist body to give the unit added protect in the working environment and the main structure was fitted to the customer existing slab floor with a stainless steel anchor system.

Hoist UK carried out the installation, comissioning and load testing for the customer during their weekend shutdown ready for production again on the Monday morning.

For more information on our specialist range of stainless steel lifting structures and appliances, please contact sales@hoistuk.com

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