Columbia PIG Cart Positioning Winch Assists with PIG Maintenance

Application:  PIG Cart Positioning Winch
Customer:  Seaway Crude Pipeline, LLC
Location:  Pasadena Station – Houston, TX
Winch Model:  Columbia WD900-4A34-L-00
Line Pull:  900 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  20.8 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:
  Class I Div 1 Group C&D rated 0.75 HP HAZLOC brakemotor
  Custom grooved drum for 3/16” diameter wire rope with dual through drum cable anchor at each flange…

Columbia Strap Hoists Help Hatchery Sort Salmon

Application:  Columbia Strap Hoists Help Hatchery Sort Salmon
Customer:  Bonneville Fish Hatchery
Location:  Cascade Locks, OR
Hoist Model:  Columbia HD900-4A34-X-15
Line Pull:  900 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  21 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:
  2.0” wide strap; drum modification with tie rod strap guide
  Custom three phase brake motor (3/4 HP totally enclosed, Fan Cooled and UL listed)…

Columbia Filter Hoists Provide Routine Maintenance Solution

Application:  Changing filter plates
Customer:  Sparkler Filters, Inc.
Location:  Conroe, TX
Hoist Model:  Columbia HD900-P-11
Trolley Model:  Columbia HH-2 Hammerhead Trolley
  Single-sheave fallblock with latching swivel hook
  Nylatron sheaves grooved for 3/16” wire rope
Line Pull:  900 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  19 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  85 feet x 3/16” galvanized wire rope
Power Source:  Pneumatic – 50 CFM @ 70 PSI
Special Features:  Powder coated overhaul plate…

Columbia Gantry Hoists Provide Lift for Flow Testing

Application:  Hoisting Water Flow Test Equipment
Customer:  Wallin Industries
Location:  Winnipeg, MB, Canada
Hoists:  Columbia HD1450-1A34-L-02

•  Single speed controls in a NEMA 4 painted steel enclosure
•  NEMA 4X hand-held pendant controller with UP/DOWN momentary contacts, E-Stop and 15.0’ lead, quick connect for pendant at enclosure
•  Columbia VLS-6 vertical lead sheave with overload detection

Line Pull:  1,450 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  16.3 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source:  115 VAC / Single phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Overload detection sheave to include dual die springs, sized to be settable to counter balance a 935 lbs load…

Columbia Confined Space Cleaning Hoist

Application:  Columbia confined space cleaning hoist
Customer: 
IVS Hydro Inc.
Location:  Waverly, West Virginia
Hoist Model:  Columbia HF1750-P-02
Line Pull:  1,750 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  12.2 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  200 feet X 5/16” wire rope with latching hook
Power Source:  Pneumatic – 75 CFM @ 70 PSI…

Columbia Material Lift Hoist Simplifies Manufacturing Operations

Application:  Columbia material lift hoist moves materials between work levels in manufacturing plant
Customer: 
Dual Design & Machine Inc.
Location:  Newmarket, Ontario
Hoist Model:  Columbia HD1000-1A34-L-01
Line Pull:  1,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  22.2 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  120 feet X 1/4” diameter wire rope
Power Source:  115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz…

Columbia Chute Hoist Simplifies Routine Maintenance in Pot Ash Mine

Application:  Columbia AC Electric Chute Hoist Positions Pot Ash Chute
Customer:  Mosaic Potash
Location:  Colonsay, Saskatchewan – Canada
Hoist Model:  Columbia HF2300-5A17-L-02
Line Pull:  2,300 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 12 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source:  575 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  575 VAC brakemotor with low voltage controls and cable tension plate…

Columbia Barge Positioning Winch System Assists Grain Loading Operation

Application:  Barge Positioning Winch System for Grain Loading
Customer:  Mid-Columbia Producers
Location:  Moro, Oregon
Hoist Model:  Columbia WL9000-4A17-X-02
Line pull:  9,000 pounds on the first layer
Line speed:  16 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire rope capacity:  368 feet x 5/8″ wire rope
Power source:  460 VAC / 3 Phase / 60 Hertz
Special features:  In-line gearbox with 5.4 HP single phase brake motor that is IP66 rated with a strip heater….

Columbia Flow Control Hoist Assists Fish Ladders

Application:  Fish Ladder Flow Control Hoist
Customer:  Portland General Electric
Location:  Willamette Falls, Oregon City, Oregon
Hoist Model:  Columbia H21500-4A17-L-00
Line Pull:  21,500 lbs. single layer and 43,000 lbs with 2-part line
Line speed:  4.5 feet per minute with 2-part line
Brake rating:  140,000 lbs
Power source:  460 VAC / Three phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  Dual 1½ HP brakemotors, 12” drum core grooved for dual 5/8” wire rope assemblies, 70.5” drum width, 4-cam rotary limit switch and custom base plate. Dual multi-turn potentiometers for position locating. Custom NEMA 4X control panel with variable frequency drive. Installed on the panel face: UP/DOWN momentary buttons, LOCAL/REMOTE switch for future remote control, LED…

Columbia Mast Hoists Provide Low Overhead Solution for Tugs

Application:  Mast hoists lower radar and electronics for low headroom clearance
Customer:  Foss Maritime
Location:  Seattle, Washington
Hoist model:  Columbia HF1500-2A34-X-02
Line pull:  1,500 pound on the first layer
Line speed:  24 feet per minute on the first layer
Power source:  230 VAC / 3 Phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  Customer provided controls…

Columbia Commercial Window Installation Hoist

Application:  Commercial window installation hoist
Customer:  Culver Glass
Location:  Portland, Oregon
Hoist Model:  Columbia HMH-750-2EWB
Line Pull:  750 pounds
Line Speed:  53 feet per minute
Power source:  230 VAC / Single phase / 60 Hz
Standard features:  Upper and lower limit sensors, unique bail and safety latch assembly, 82’ of ¼” wire rope with a swiveling latching hook, secondary ratchet and pawl brake, detachable 32’ push-button pendant control with optional emergency stop and a detachable power cord…

Columbia Dinghy Hoists Sail With The Oliver Hazard Perry

Application: Launching and retrieving sailing vessel dinghies
Customer:  Oliver Hazard Perry
Location:  Newport, Rhode Island
Hoist Model: Columbia HG3300-2A33-L-00 AC electric hoists
Line pull: 1,625 pounds on first layer (for each hoist)
Line speed: 14.9 feet per minute
Power source: 208 VAC / Three phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Washdown-duty motor, custom drum assembly, epoxy overcoat, manual operation adaptor, stainless steel fasteners and stainless steel wire rope assemblies…

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 Conveyor Chute Hoist

Application:  Columbia Conveyor Chute Hoist
Customer:  Dynamic Fusion Inc.
Location:  Lincoln, NE
Hoist model:  Columbia HD900-1A34-F-11
Line Pull:  900 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  21.3 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:  1/2 HP, totally enclosed fan cooled, UL-listed brakemotor, Spring applied, electrically released brake & NEMA 4 rated full-voltage handheld pendant with 6′ lead…

Columbia Demolition Hoist Assists Hydrodemolition

Application:  Columbia Demolition Hoist and Spooler
Customer:  Mac and Mac Hydrodemolition, Inc.
Location: Langley, BC, Canada
Hoist Model:  Columbia HL15000-2A17-X-04 with AutoAdvance Line Spooler
Load Rating:  15,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  11 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity:  756 feet x 9/16″ wire rope
Power Source:  230 VAC / 3 Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  5.0 HP brakemotor…

Columbia Powered Davit Crane

Application:  Powered Davit Crane
Customer:  Lloyd Aubry Co.
Location:  Hayward, CA
Davit Crane & Hoist Columbia 10AAP Davit with Columbia HD1300-1A34-L-11 AC electric hoist
Load rating: 1,000 pounds
Power source: 115 VAC / Single phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  Powered mast rotation, custom control panel, wall mounted pedestal base…

Columbia Extrusion Machine Winch

Application:  Extrusion machine winch
Customer: 
JC Steele & Sons, Inc.
Location:  Statesville, NC
Winch Model:  Columbia WG11000-4A17-L-23 AC Electric Strap Winch
Line Pull: 
11,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  7.7 feet per minute on the first layer
Strap Webbing Capacity:  25 feet x 4” wide strap webbing with straight latching hook
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Strap drum conversion, quick mount brackets…

Columbia Assembly Hoist Assists with ATV Assembly

Application:  Motorcycle & ATV Unloading and Assembly Hoist
Customer:  Sports City Cyclery
Location:  Great Falls, MT
Hoist Model:  Columbia HMH-600 AC Hoist
Line Pull:  600 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  37 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  82 feet x ¼” wire rope with latching swivel hook
Power source:  115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz…

Columbia Chaff Loadout Winch Assists Water Reclamation Facility

Application:  Columbia Chaff Loadout Winch for use in a Dewater & Dry Water Reclamation Facility
Customer:  J. F. Ahern Co.
Location:  Fond du Lac, WI
Winch Model:  Columbia WG11000-4A17-L-02
Line Pull:  11,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  7.7 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  60 feet x 3/8″ diameter, 304 grade stainless steel wire rope with stainless steel latching hook
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Class II Div 1 Group G rated motor, manual freespool lever, urethane tension roller, epoxy overcoat, stainless steel fasteners (where applicable) and quick-mount brackets…

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 Material Handling Hoist Blows Away Clearance Issues

Application:  Material handling hoist for manufacturing of wind turbines
Location:  Wisconsin
Hoist model:  Columbia HC1500-1A25-L-15 AC Electric Hoist
Line pull:  1,500 pounds on the first layer
Line speed:  11 feet per minute on the first layer
Strap Capacity:  27.5 feet x 2” wide x .5″ thick strap with straight latching hook
Power source:  115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  Strap drum conversion…

Columbia Construction Material Hoist Assists With Building Construction

Application: Construction Material Hoist
Customer:  Northwest Scaffold Service, Inc.
Location:  Portland, Oregon
Hoist Model:  Columbia HMH-600-1EWB
Line Pull: 600 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 36.9 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity: 100 feet x 3/16″ wire rope with latching swivel hook
Power source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Standard features: Upper and lower limit sensors, unique bail and safety latch assembly, secondary ratchet and pawl brake, detachable 32’ push-button pendant control with optional emergency stop and a detachable power cord…

Columbia Conveyor Tensioning Winch System

Application:  Conveyor Belt Tensioning Winch System
Location:  Canada
Winch model:  Columbia WG9000-1A17-L-02
Line Pull:  9,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  2.6 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  31 feet x ⅜” diameter wire rope with latching hook
Power Source:  115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  3:1 gearbox reduction brakemotor…

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…

Columbia Port Crane Winch Positions I-Beam Rails

Application:  Pulling small I-beam rails into place for installation on fixed port cranes.
Customer:  
Cargotec Crane & Electric
Location:  Elizabeth, NJ
Winch Model:  Columbia WD1000-1A34-F-01
Line Pull:  1,000 pounds on first layer
Line Speed:  22.5 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity:  213’ of 3/16” wire rope
Power Source:  115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Tension plate, base plate, carry handle…

Columbia Clean Room Hoist Is Key Component In Drum Lift

Application:  Lifting drums in a clean room
Customer:  EHS Solutions LLC
Location:  Peoria, IL
Hoist Model: Columbia HD1000-P-15
Line Pull: 1,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 12 feet per minute on the first layer
Strap Capacity:  10 feet X 2” wide strap with 90º latching hook
Power Source:  Pneumatic – 50 CFM @ 70 PSI
Special features:  0.7 HP vane motor, 261:1 gear reduction & strap drum conversion with tie-rod spooler…

Columbia Strap Winch Positions Micro-Houses

Application:  House Moving with a Columbia AC Electric Strap Winch
Customer:  Kasita
Location:  Austin, TX
Winch Model:  Columbia WG11000-4A17-L-23
Line Pull:  11,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  7.7 feet per minute on the first layer
Strap Capacity:  32 foot x 4” wide strap
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Strap drum with one 22′ section strap with shackle and two additional sections of 19′ strap with eyes and shackles….

Columbia Heavy Equipment Recovery Winch Systems

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…

Columbia Parachute Hoists Specified for US Navy Drying Tower

Application: Columbia parachute hoists lift multiple parachutes to dry after cleaning
Customer:  Noble Supply / US Navy
Location:  Pearl Harbor, Hawaii
Hoist model:  Columbia HD670-1A34-L-11
Line pull: 670 pounds
Line speed: 30 feet per minute
Power source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  Hoists: Epoxy overcoat, stainless steel fasteners, stainless steel wire rope and cable tension plate.  Custom control panel: Eight (8) position hoist selector switch, UP/DOWN momentary contact push buttons and power indicator lights.  Sheaves: Eight (8) VLS-3 vertical lead sheaves with low profile mounting, epoxy overcoat and stainless steel fasteners….

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…

Columbia Positioning Winches Move Pressure Treated Lumber

Application:  Positioning winches pull lumber carts in and out of a pressure chamber
Customer:  Southeast Wood Treating Ltd.
Location:  Rochelle, IL
Winch Model:  Columbia WN8500-4A17-L-01
Line Pull:  8,500 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  35.4 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Wire rope pressure roller…

Columbia Portable Hoist Assists With Maintenance and Installations

Application:  General purpose contractor’s portable hoist package
Customer: Wisconsin Power and Light Co.
Location: Sheboygan, WI
Hoist Model: Columbia HD2000-1A34-F-02
Line Pull: 2,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 11.8 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity: 217 feet x ¼” diameter wire rope
Power Source: 115 VAC / Single phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  -02 drum, Wire rope pressure plate, Aluminum base plate, Carry handle…

Columbia Variable Speed Hoists Suspend James Webb Space Telescope in Simulation Chamber

Application:  Variable Speed Hoists Used in James Webb Space Telescope Testing
Customer:  NASA
Location:  Greenbelt, MD
Hoist Model:  Columbia HL15000-2A17-L-05
Line Pull:  15,000 pounds
Line Speed:  2.8 feet per minute
Power Source:  460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  AutoAdvance Line Spooler with vertical line entry, variable frequency drives, encoders….

Columbia Hook Mounted Portable Hoist Lifts Metal Studs

Application:  Hook mounted portable hoist for lifting metal studs during construction
Customer: Dahmer Contracting Group, Lenexa Kansas
Hoist Model: Columbia HMH-600 AC Hoist
Line Pull: 600 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 37 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity: 82 feet x 1/4″ wire rope with latching swivel hook
Power Source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Standard Features:  Bail and safety latch mount, Pushbutton control pendant with E-Stop button and 32’ lead, 16’ power cord, Upper and lower limit sensors, Automatic load suspending brake, Secondary ratchet & pawl brake, 5 HP, IP44 rated motor…

Columbia Film Roll Hoist Simplifies Lamination Process

Application:  Columbia Film Roll Hoist lifts 400-pound rolls of laminating film onto a production table.
Customer:  Autofeeds Inc.
Location:  Green Bay, WI
Hoist Model:  HD1300-1A34-F-11
Line Pull:  1,300 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  15 feet per minute on the first layer
Wire Rope Capacity: 40 feet x 3/16” diameter wire rope with latching hook
Power Source:  115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Equipped with full voltage controls – NEMA 12 rated hand held pendant with six-foot lead.  Controls are integrated with a proprietary overload/over travel system supplied by Autofeed….

Columbia Explosion-Proof Hoists Provide an Aircraft Revetment Solution

Application:  Dual drum explosion-proof hoists to raise and lower aircraft revetment door
Customer:  Kellogg, Brown and Root
Location:  Naval Air Station Camp Lemonnier, Djibouti, Africa
Hoist model:  Columbia HF3500-2A17-L-00
Line pull:  3,500 pounds
Line speed: 12 feet per minute
Power source: 230 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special features: Standard hoist with center flange drum and dual cable anchors for ¼” stainless steel wire rope. Custom hoist base mount to allow integration to existing mounting location with stainless steel fasteners where applicable. Hoist motor and controls are Class I, Div 1, Group D rated for the highly volatile area. Custom control panel with UP/DOWN momentary…

Columbia Dual Beam Trolley Hoist System

Application:  Columbia trolley hoist system for an OEM’s dual beam trolley
Customer
:  Vo-Tech, Inc
Location:  Crystal Lake, IL
Hoist model:  HD1300-2A34-X-11
Line Pull:  1,300 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  4 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source:  230 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special features:  Inverter-duty brakemotor and quick-mount brackets…

Columbia Mooring Winch Handles Large Vessel Mooring Lines

Application:  Hoist to raise and lower mooring lines on incoming and outgoing ocean vessels
Customer:  APM Terminals
Location:  Elizabeth, NJ
Hoist Model:  Columbia HF2100-2A33-L-02
Line Pull:  2,100 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  24.1 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source:  230 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Removable hand-held pendant control with e-stop and a cable tensioning plate….

Columbia Steel Pipe Hoist System Moves Steel Tubing

Application: Steel pipe hoist system for lifting steel tubing from a trimming table and lower onto a cart
Customer: Imperial Steel Products Ltd.
Location: Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
Winch Model: Columbia HG3700-2417-L-02 Dual Hoist System
Line Pull: 3,700 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 8 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source: 230 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Spring applied, electrically released brake, Cable tensioning plate, Custom control system to operate hoists individually or in unison…

Columbia Conveyor Winch Provides Belt Repair Solution

Application: Conveyor winch for conveyor belt splicing
Customer: Belterra Corporation
Location: Edmonton, Alberta Canada
Hoist model: Columbia WG7500-2A17-L-02
Line Pull: 7,500 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 8 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source: 230 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: CSA rated motor and CUL listed controls

Columbia Amusement Ride Maintenance Winch Ensures Ride Safety

Application:  Amusement Ride Maintenance Winch
Customer: Intamin Amusement Rides Int.
Location: Schaan, Liechtenstein
Hoist Model: Columbia WF2100-2A28-L-00
Line Pull: 2,100 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 20 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source: 230 VAC / Single phase / 50 Hz
Special Features: Strap drum holding 50 feet of 2” nylon strap

NYC Chief Examiner Enlists Columbia Van Hoist To Transport the Departed

Application: Morgue Refrigerated Recovery Van Hoist
Customer:  Subzero Technologies Insulation & Refrigeration Technologies, LLC
Location:  Deer Park, NY
Hoist Model:  DC1200-1DSP-F-15
Line Pull:  1,200 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed:  23 feet per minute
Strap Capacity:  27.5 feet x 2″ wide strap webbing
Power Source:  12 VDC
Special Features:  Custom strap hoist

Columbia Dual Hoist System Provides Museum Access

Application:  Dual hoist system to lift a “curtain wall” in a major museum
Customer: Baker Metal Products, Inc.
Location: New York City, NY
Hoist Model: Two Columbia HR3-7200-4A17-L
Line Pull: 7,200 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 12 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source: 460 VAC / 3 Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Wire rope tension roller on each hoist…

Columbia Aircraft Hoist System Lifts Fighter to New Heights

Application:  Three hoist system to lift, lower and position a mock fighter jet in a private residence
Customer:
  Higdon Construction, Inc.
Location:  Conroe, TX
Hoist model: Two (2) Columbia HL12000-2A17-L-00 and One (1) Columbia HG1900-2A17-L-00
Line pull:

Two hoists rated at 12,000 lbs. on the first layer using 9/16” diameter wire rope
One hoist rated at 1,900 lbs. on the first layer using 3/8” diameter wire rope

Line speed: 5 feet per minute on the first layer
Power source: 230 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special features: Grooved drum, electrically-actuated ratchet and pawl, variable frequency drive with control contactors provided loose

Columbia Jib Crane Hoists Provide Material Handling Solution in Caustic Environment

Application: Columbia Jib Crane Hoists for Material Handling
Customer: Supreme Integrated Technology, Inc. (SIT)
Location: Harahan, LA
Hoist Model: Columbia HG5600-2A17-L-02
Line Pull: 5,600 pounds
Line Speed: 8 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity: 198 feet X 3/8” diameter wire rope
Power Source: 230 VAC / 3 Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Epoxy overcoat and stainless steel fasteners

Columbia Pneumatic Hoist Assists Rockfall Mitigation

Application: Positioning a rock drill buggy with a pneumatic hoist
Customer: Triptych Construction, LLC
Location: Yellowstone River, Montana
Hoist Model: Columbia HG5000-P-03
Line Pull: 5,000 pounds
Line Speed: 13 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity: 248′ X 3/8″ diameter wire rope
Power Source: Pneumatic – 110 CFM at 65 PSI
Special Features: Custom drum for increased wire rope capacity, cable tension plate and 15′ handheld proportional controls…

Columbia Stage Hoist System Solves Theater Rigging Issues

Application: Columbia stage hoist for setting and striking theater props and lights
Customer: Entertainment Industry Distributor
Location: Hollywood, California
Model number:  Columbia HG500 “Stage Hoist System”
Line Pull: 500 pounds
Line Speed: Up to 56 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity: 220 feet x 3/8″ diameter synthetic line
Power Source: 230 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Custom stage hoist package designed specifically for theater use…

Columbia Mine Hoist Provides Screening Solution

Application: Columbia mine hoist used to lift screening grate in copper mine sluice
Customer: Tek-Winch Ltda
Location: Santiago, Chile
Hoist Model: Columbia HG5600-3A14-L-00
Special Features: Custom 4” wide drum
Line Pull: 5,600 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 6.4 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source: 380 VAC / 3 Phase / 50 Hz…

Columbia Explosion Proof Hoists Assist In Jet Engine Testing

Application: Explosion proof hoists to open and close jet engine testing hatch doors
Customer: Bruckner Canada a div. of Wesco Dist.
Location: Mirabel, QC Canada
Hoist Model: Columbia HF1750-P-02 Pneumatic Hoist
Special features: Crane style upper limit switch with NEMA 7 rated electrical components
Line pull: 1,750 pounds
Line speed: 4 feet per minute
Power source: Pneumatic – 20 CFM at 60 PSI…

Columbia Base Mounted Hoist Assists in Lifting Chamber Door

Application: Base mounted hoist for opening and closing vacuum chamber door
Customer: Dynavac
Location: Hingham, MA
Hoist Model: Columbia HL15000-4A17-L-05
Line pull: 15,000 lbs.
Line speed: 6 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity: 30 ft X 9/16” galvanized wire rope with latching hook
Power source: 460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special features: Standard hoist with VLS-15 roller bearing steel sheave and low voltage NEMA 4X rated controls…

Columbia Winches Assist in Waste Container Positioning

Application: Waste Container Positioning in High Rise Property Development
Customer:  Novare Group
Location:  Atlanta, GA
Winch ModelWG11000-4A17-L-02 – “Container Positioning Package”
Line pull: 11,000 pounds
Line speed: 7.7 feet per minute
Power source: 460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special features: Quick mount brackets, 1” master link and wire rope assembly with jaw end swivel…

Columbia Gangway Hoist For Private Residence

Application: Columbia Gangway Hoist
Customer: Doug Mulligan Construction
Location: Sechelt, BC Canada
Hoist Model: Columbia HF3500-2A17-L-02
Line Pull: 3,500 pounds
Line Speed: 12 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity: 30 feet x 5/16” stainless steel wire rope
Power Source: 230 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Custom control panel

Columbia Corrosion Resistant Hoist Assists in Routine Bulb Replacement

Application: Columbia corrosion resistant hoist lifting light rack for bulb replacement
Customer: Standard Crane & Hoist LLC
Location: Destrehan, LA
Hoist Model:
H850-1A25-L-00
Line Pull: 850 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 20 feet per minute on the first layer
Cable Capacity: 30 feet x 1/4″ wire rope
Power Source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz…

Columbia Radial Stacking Conveyor Hoist

Application:  Columbia radial stacking conveyor hoist used for lifting an 80 foot long conveyor
Customer:  Kolberg-Pioneer, Inc.
Location:  Yankton, SD
Hoist model:  Columbia HL8000-4A17-X-02
Special features:  10.0 HP TEFC UL-listed inverter duty brakemotor
Line pull:  8,000 pounds on the first layer
Line speed:  33.6 feet per minute on the first layer
Power source:  460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz…

Columbia Overhead Trolley With Hammerhead Design Solves Burial Vault Handling Problems

Application: Overhead trolley on burial vault delivery truck
Customer: Bickes Inc.
Location: Decatur, IL
Products: Columbia HH-6 Hammerhead Trolley and Columbia VLS-6 Vertical Lead Sheave
Line Pull: 6,000 pounds at the hook
Line Speed: 6 feet per minute at the hook
Wire Rope Capacity: 60 feet x 5/16″ diameter wire rope
Power Source: 12 VDC

Columbia Strap Hoist Provides Maintenance Solution

Application: Strap hoist for a jib crane with restricted headroom
Customer: General Cable Technologies Corporation
Location: Paragould, AR
Hoist model: Columbia HD1300-1A34-F-15
Special features: Strap option and upper limit switch
Line pull: 1,300 pounds on the first layer
Line speed: 15 feet per minute on the first layer
Power source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz

Columbia HAZLOC Rated Explosion-Proof Winch for Use In Texas Oilfield

Application: Explosion-Proof Winch to Position a “Pig” Cart
Customer: Enterprise Crude Pipeline, LLC
Location: Texas City, Texas
Winch Model: Columbia WG5600-4A17-X-02
Line Pull: 5,600 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 8 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source: 460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: 1.5 HP, Class I Div 1 Group D HAZLOC motor

Columbia WD670 Selected For Kiln Winch Positioning System

Application: VacDry Kiln Winch Package
Customer: Process Control Specialties, Inc. (PCS)
Location: Jersey Shore, PA
Hoist model: Columbia WD670-1A34-F-11
Line pull: 670 pounds
Line speed: 29.5 feet per minute
Power source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special features: Standard unit with cable tension plate

Why APPI:  The crack of a baseball rocketing off of a wooden bat gets its start when the wood it is made from goes into a kiln for drying. The fact that virtually every kiln used by bat makers to dry their wood is supplied by Process Control Specialties is a testimony to the quality of their product and the service they…

Columbia River Fish Trap Compact Winch for Idaho Fish & Game

Application: Columbia AC Electric Compact Winch for LEMHI River Fish Trap
Customer: Idaho Fish and Game
Location: Salmon, Idaho
Winch Model: Columbia WN15000-2A17-L-01
Line Pull: 15,000 pounds
Line Speed: 4 feet per minute
Cable Capacity: 222 feet x 5/8″ diameter wire rope
Power Source: 230 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Custom single-phase electrical input option, assorted rigging components….

Columbia Pneumatic Hoist Provides Lift For Emergency Management Exercise

Application: Columbia Pneumatic Hoist used for placing and removing a water diversion tunnel plug
Customer: City of Los Angeles
Location: Long Valley Reservoir, California
Hoist Model: Columbia HL15000-P-05
Line Pull: 15,000 pounds
Line Speed: 9 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity: 80 feet x 5/8″ diameter wire rope
Power Source: Pneumatic – 225 CFM at 85 PSI

Columbia AC Repair Winch Restores Drain Pipes

Application: Columbia repair winch pulls a “spin-casting” cement lining through drain pipes at set line speeds
Customer: The Strong Company, Inc.
Location: Pine Bluff, Arkansas
Winch model: Columbia W2000-1A25-L-02 AC Winch
Special features: AutoAdvance Line Spooler
Line pull: 2,000 pounds
Line speed: 0-8 feet per minute
Power source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz

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

Columbia Provides Portable Lighting System Hoist

Application: “Halo” Portable Lighting System Hoist
Customer: Apollo Energy Services Corporation
Location: Crossfield, Alberta Canada
Line Pull: 5600 pounds
Line Speed: 8 feet per minute
Cable Capacity: 198 feet x 3/8” wire rope
Power Source: 230 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Compact, low-profile AC Electric Hoist with CSA-rated brakemotor.

Columbia Manufacturing Winch for Synthetic Rope

Application: Synthetic rope manufacturing winch is used for stretching and setting splices in assemblies.
Customer: Cortland Puget Sound Rope
Location: Anacortes, WA
Line Pull: 4,700 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 12 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source: 208 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features:  Spring-applied, electrically-released brake for rapid brake reaction and holding capability when stretching and setting splices in synthetic rope assemblies. Manual freespool to reset quickly for rapid cycle times. Low voltage controls with a custom handheld pendant control to keep the operator a safe distance away….

HAZLOC Hoist System for Offshore Platform

Application: A HAZLOC hoist system for raising and lowering a carriage containing an Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) on an offshore platform from the deck down to docking posts at keel level.
Customer: BMT Scientific Marine Services, Inc.
Location: Houston, TX
Line Pull: 6,000 pounds
Line Speed: 15 feet per minute first layer
Power Source: 460 VAC 3 Phase 60 Hz
Special Features: Class 1 Div 2 Group D rated brakemotor, epoxy paint finish, variable speed controls with NEMA 7 rated 4-button pendant for UP/DOWN operation and incrementally programmable +/- speed control.

Photography Studio Light Bank Hoist

Application: DC Electric Photography Studio Light Bank Hoist System to position an over-sized lighting arrangement for photographing large products.
Line Pull: 800 lbs per hoist through four parts of line
Line Speed: Up to 15 feet per minute
Cable Capacity: 45 feet x 1/8” diameter synthetic rope.
Power Source: 24 VDC
Special Features: Dual motors on each hoist, special cable guidance system incorporating a “bulls-eye” fairlead

Columbia DC Electric Maintenance Hoist

Application: DC electric maintenance hoist for servicing aircraft engines
Customer: Celtech Corporation
Location: Worldwide
Line Pull: 7,000 pounds
Line Speed: 4 feet per minute
Cable Capacity: 40 feet x 5/8″ diameter wire rope with latching hook
Power Source: 24 VDC
Special Features: Custom hoist with right angle gearbox, 24 VDC motor and spring-applied, electrically-released brake, MIL-spec paint…

Railcar Positioning Winch System

Application: Dual-Winch Railcar Positioning Winch System
Customer: Union Pacific Railroad (UPR)
Location: Roseville, CA
Winch Model: Columbia WR40000-4A17-L-01
Line Pull: 40,000 pounds per AC electric winch
Line Speed: 5 feet per minute
Wire Rope Capacity: 128 feet x 3/4” diameter wire rope
Power Source: 460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Cable tension roller, Custom control panel….

Winch for Testing Bobcat Bucket Capacity

Application: There is no denying that Bobcat is at the forefront of the skid steer loader and compact excavator market.  One of the reasons is due to their commitment to rigorous product testing.  So when it was time for them to build a new test facility they knew they would need state of the art equipment; enter Allied Power Products, Inc. (APPI) and our Columbia WG11000-4A17-X-03 AC Electric Winch for testing.
Customer: Bobcat
Location: Bismark, ND
Line Pull: 11,000 pounds on the first layer
Line Speed: 8 feet per minute on the first layer
Power Source: 460 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: With…

Recovery Winch for Mars Rover

Application: Recovery Winch for Mars Rover
Customer: MDA / NASA
Location: Richmond, British Columbia
Line Pull: 130 pounds
Line Speed: 5 feet per minute
Capacity: 45 feet X 4 mm synthetic rope on single layer
Power Source: 24 VDC
Special Features: Custom hoist with AutoAdvance Line Spooler, integral load cell, 24 VDC motor and spring-applied, electrically-released brake.

Columbia Brush Hoist Raises the Bar for DuraSweeper System

Application: Columbia brush hoist used for raising and lowering poly wafer brush for debris and snow removal
Customer: Bluff Manufacturing
Location: Fort Worth, TX
Hoist Model: Columbia HF3500
Line Pull: 3,500 pounds
Line Speed: 12.2 feet per minute first layer speed
Power Source: 230 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Epoxy paint finish, stainless steel fasteners for added corrosion resistance….

Aerial Sculpture Hoist

Application: Aerial sculpture hoist for children’s hospital
Customer: Artech, Inc.
Location:  Seattle, WA
Line Pull:  Two hoists with 5,600 pounds capacity each
Line Speed:  8 feet per minute
Power Source:  115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Custom control panel…

Columbia Strap Hoists for Aircraft Assembly Positioning

Application: Two strap hoists for positioning nose cone during aircraft assembly.
Customer Location: Marrietta, GA
Line Pull: 650 pounds per AC electric hoist
Line Speed: 21 feet per minute
Cable Capacity: 27 feet x 2” wide strap
Power Source: 115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz
Special Features: Strap drum conversion, custom rotation fixture

Corp of Engineers Make Connections with Jib Crane System

Application: Jib crane system to lift and position 24″ couplings for water pumping system on the Mississippi River
Customer: Magruder Construction Co., Inc.
Location: Eolia, MO
Line Pull: 6,000 pounds
Line Speed: 40 feet per minute
Power Source:  15 HP hydraulic power unit 
Special Features: 1.5 ton capacity jib crane with 360º rotation, 16′ height and 14′ span; hammerhead trolley; custom hydraulic power unit with quick-connect hoses…

Custom Hydraulic and Electric Excavator Barge Winch System

Application:  Hydraulic and electric barge winch system designed to provide mooring and fleeting capabilities for an excavator barge.
Power Source:  208 VAC / Three Phase / 60 Hz
Hydraulic Power Source:  Customer supplied Komatsu PC 3000 Aqua Digger hydraulic excavator provides power to hydraulic motors.
Special Features:  Dual band brakes, Hydraulic activated freespool, Custom stainless steel manifolds, High-efficiency planetary reduction in sealed oil bath, Spring-applied, hydraulically-released brakes