Waste Management


With standard units capable of performing the continual tasks associated with the waste management industry, APPI can provide a solution to any lifting or pulling application in the industry.

If one of our standard units does not meet your expectations, APPI will modify an existing Columbia unit or design a system that will work exactly as specified.

To discuss project specifics or request a quote contact us at (503) 626-0654.

Features and Options:

High line pulls with compact design for container pulling applications

Continuous duty cycles

AC winches eliminate need for messy, high maintenance hydraulic power units

Manual and remote freespool options available

Columbia Cooling Tower Davit Crane

Application:  Cooling Tower Davit Crane
Customer:  Fox Engineering
Location:  Oregon City, Oregon
Hoist model:  Columbia HD2000-1A34-F-01 AC Electric Hoist
Davit Crane Model:  Columbia 20AAM with extended mast and boom, wall mount base, upper limit switch
Line pull:  2,000 pounds on the first layer
Line speed:  12 feet per minute on the first layer
Power source:  115 VAC / Single Phase / 60 Hz…

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…