Hydraulic

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

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…