Columbia Racking Board Winch Positions Pipe Segments

Columbia Racking Board Winch Positions Pipe Segments

Application:  Columbia racking board winch for pulling and positioning pipe segments on drilling rigs
Customer:  Akita Drilling LTD
Location:  Calgary, AB, Canada
Winch Model:  Columbia WD1450-1A34-L-01
Line Pull:  1,450 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  16 feet per minute on the first layer
Power source:  115 VAC / Single Phase / 60Hz
Special features: Cable tension plate

Why APPI:  Akita Drilling specializes in the manufacturing of purpose-built drilling rigs that work in extreme weather conditions.  Their products include self-moving pad rigs that are used in conventional, directional, horizontal and underbalanced drilling.

To help ensure the highest level of productivity possible, their newest drill rig design features one of our Columbia AC units for the racking board winch.

The selection of this unit was based on seeing this unit being used successfully by a number of their competitors.  That indirect endorsement coupled with the size and performance made our winch an easy choice.

Please contact us if you would like more information about this particular racking board winch or any of our other products and services.


Allied Power Products, Inc. has specialized in providing winches, hoists, capstans and cranes to meet our customers’ specific application requirements for more than 30 years.

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