Columbia High Lift Hoist System Provides Alternative To A Tower Crane

Application:  Rooftop High Lift Hoist System
Customer:  Crystal Services
Location:  Indus, Alberta, Canada
Hoist Model:  Columbia HL7000-4A17-L-04
Load rating:  7,400 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  21 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  957 feet X ½” diameter wire rope
Power source:  460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  NEMA 4X control enclosure with variable frequency drive, NEMA 4X 15’ hand held pendant controls with speed potentiometer and UP/DOWN momentary buttons, AutoAdvance Line Spooler with inverted orientation for ceiling mount, nylatron sheaves for ½” wire rope, large cable capacity drum for 670’ of ½” wire rope….

Columbia Flare Stack Hoists Provide Flare Igniter Assembly Solution

Application: Columbia flare stack hoists raise and lower flare stack igniters
Customer:  Commercial Truck & Equipment
Location:  Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Hoist model:  Columbia HF1000-2A17-L-02
Line pull: 1,000 pounds
Line speed: 24 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity:  180 feet x 1/4″ diameter wire rope with latching hook
Power source: 230 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  Gear end manual override and NEMA 4X pendant controls…

Maintenance Hoist for Purple Martin Bird Colony

Application: AC Electric Hoist used as a maintenance hoist to position a purple martin bird house for service and maintenance.
Customer: Gordy’s Machine & Tool
Location: Fairfield, IL
Line Pull: 1,500 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 11.2 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity: 99 feet X 3/16″ wire rope
Power Source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Gear-end manual override, disconnect for pendant, aluminum base plate, cable tension plate

Davit Arms for Window Washing Platform

Application: Shown perched atop one of the more striking buildings in the Atlanta skyline, these Columbia H2000’s were recently provided to raise and lower a set of davit arms which serve as the anchor points for a window washing platform.
Customer: Sterling Engineering & Fabrication
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Line Pull, First Layer: 2,000 pounds
Line Pull, Top Layer: 1,130 pounds
Line Speed, First Layer: 9 feet per minute
Line Speed, Second Layer: 15 feet per minute
Cable Capacity:  84 feet X 5/16″ wire rope
Special Features: Regenerative DC drive in NEMA 4X rated control enclosure. NEMA 6 rated low-voltage handheld pendant elements such as rpm, fuel consumption, oil…

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