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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 Dewatering Container Positioning Winch Assists Wastewater Facility

Application: Pulling wastewater sludge containers in a dewatering facility.
Customer: Waterline Industries Corp.
Billerica, MA
Hoist Model:
Columbia AC Electric WG5600-4A17-L-02

Line Pull: 5,600 pounds
Line Speed: 7.7 feet per minute on the first layer

Power Source:  460 VAC / 3 Phase / 60 Hertz
Special Features:  Class I Div 1 Group D rated motor, Class I Div 1 Group D rated control panel with operator interface on enclosure lid, quick-mount brackets, 150′ of Ø3/8″ stainless steel wire rope with a latching hook


Columbia AC Winches and Hoists have options to deal with corrosive environments, flammable gasses, liquids, or present vapors. In addition, all…

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….