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Columbia Feed Hoists Improve Elephant Health

Application:  Feeding Elephants Using Overhead Hoists
Customer:  Zoological Society of San Diego
Location:  San Diego, CA
Hoist Model:  Columbia HF2300-4A17-X-02
Line Pull:  2,300 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  12 feet per minute on the first layer
Power source:  460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Custom upper limit switch assembly…

Columbia DC Hoist Helps Give Pigs Firm Footing

Application:  Columbia DC hoist for replacing flooring in large pig barns
Customer:  Arnold Family Farms, Inc.
Location:  Bluff Springs, IL
Hoist Model:  Columbia HG1500-1D35-X-00
Line Pull: 1,500 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 16 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source: 12 VDC
Special Features: Continuous duty motor…

Columbia Two Line Dam Hoist Raises Oil/Water Separator

Application:  Two line dam hoist for lifting and lowering oil/water separator on Columbia River
Customer:  Unique Metalcraft Inc.
Line Pull: 4,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 12 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity: Two (2) sections, each holding 35’ x 3/8” wire rope
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Right angle gearbox for compact installation, custom rotary limit switches, stainless steel grooved drum and fasteners…

Columbia Side-Boom Crawler Tractor Positioning Winches

Application:  Two Columbia heavy equipment recovery winch systems with 200,000 lb. single line pull to move heavy machinery up and down slopes in extreme weather
Location:  British Columbia, Canada
Winch Model:  Columbia W200000-4A17-L-00
Line Pull:  200,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  70.5 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  1,200 feet x 1⅝” 6X36 IWRC galvanized wire rope
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz…

Marine-Grade Salvage Winch System

This custom built “marine-grade” salvage winch system is one of Allied Power Products, Inc’s (APPI) recent solutions for use pulling “spuds” and broken pilings from a barge.

With pulling capacities of up to 12,000 pounds on each winch drum, these winches can reach line speeds in excess of 72 feet per minute when pulling, and 314 feet per minute in reverse. Each drum offers of up to 360 feet X 1/2″ wire rope storage.

A key started, turbo charged 56 HP diesel engine powers this hydraulic system. The winches on this salvage winch system are driven by a high-efficiency planetary reduction with…

DC Ambulance Hoist for Loading Patients

A North Carolina ambulance manufacturer recently drew upon Allied Power Products, Inc.’s (APPI) expertise to provide a DC powered hoist that would help ambulance and emergency personnel load wheeled stretchers carrying bariatric patients.

From their extensive product line of hoists and winches, APPI selected their DC500 12 volt strap hoist. When not under tension at all times, a strap eliminates many of the spooling issues associated with wire rope.  In addition, patients benefit from the smooth pulling of a strap because it does not jump from layer to layer.  The synthetic fabric construction of the strap is also much cleaner and…

Columbia Platform Hoist Provides Positioning for Clay Pigeon Platform

Application: This clay pigeon platform hoist positions a platform that holds a clay pigeon thrower.  The hoist raises the platform to its throwing position, offering shooters a more challenging shot, and lowers the platform to reload the thrower.
Customer Type: Rifle Club
Location: Marshfield, Wisconsin
Line Pull: 2,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 12 feet per minute
Power Source: 115 VAC 1 Phase 60 Hz
Special Features: Full voltage controls on 6 foot pendant, limit switch…

Columbia AC Flag Hoist for World’s Largest American Flag

Application: Columbia AC flag hoist which is being used to raise the world’s largest American flag in Sheboygan, Wisconsin up the tallest flag pole in the USA. ACUITY, a Midwest property and casualty insurer, commissioned America’s Flags and Poles of Irving, Texas to construct and install the 338 foot tall flagpole. At 7200 total square feet with 4-1/2 feet tall stripes and 3 foot tall stars, this flag is visible from over 20 miles away.
Customer: ACUITY
Location: Sheboygan, Wisconsin
Line Pull: 1,290 pounds
Line Speed: 80 feet per minute
Cable Capacity: 760 feet X 3/16″ wire rope
Power Source: 230 VAC 3 Phase 60 Hz
Special…

Synchronized Multiple Hoist System for Boat Repairs

Application: Multiple hoist system with custom control package to lift boats out of the water for service and repair
Customer: Weston Solutions
Location: Umm Qasr Naval Base, Iraq
Line Pull: 1,000 tons (2,000,000 pound) total system capacity
Cable Capacity: 32 feet of travel 
Power Source: 400 VAC / Three Phase / 50 Hz
Special Features: Custom synchronized control system, complete rigging package including wire rope, blocks and sheaves

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