Versatile. Reliable. Durable.
Whether repairing overhead power lines after a storm or performing routine maintenance on an electric power distribution system, Columbus McKinnon hoist and rigging and power and motion control products can help. With more than 140 years of industry experience and well-known brands such as Magnetek, Little Mule, Coffing Hoists, and STAHL CraneSystems, we offer a large selection of products developed specifically for the needs of the utility market.
Our product portfolio, including strap hoists, lever tools, wire grips, wireless controls, cable reels, wire rope hoists, variable frequency drives with crane-specific capabilities, and automation systems, are designed for safety and efficiency, helping utility professionals get the job done in even the most hazardous environments. Applications such as hydroelectric and pump storage power stations, coal pulverizers, and turbine houses can benefit from our high-quality components that will meet your exact specifications.
When using a lever strap hoist, it’s important to inspect it regularly to prevent accidents or product failures. These inspections are broken down into frequent and periodic inspections.
Two overhead traveling cranes operate in tandem to move and maintain 100+ ton power-generating turbines. Magnetek brand IMPULSE® drives improved control with more precise lifting, reliable operation, operator feedback, and the ability to adjust crane functionality.
Columbus McKinnon carries a large selection of hoist and rigging products designed to be used for a variety of utility transportation and distribution applications. From strap hoists and lever tools to wire grips and rigging products, we help you get the job done and get home safe.
NHPC Ltd., an Indian power and utility company needed a reliable and experienced partner for lifting technology the construction of a hydroelectric power plant in the Himalayas. DSD NOELL GmbH from Wurzburg and STAHL CraneSystems from Kunzelsau rose to the challenge of these requirements.