No matter how large- or small-scale your project, a dependable overhead hoist will help any operation run with more ease and efficiency. Whether you need an electric, wire rope, or hand chain hoist, you can count on our American Equipment team to provide the quality and commitment you deserve. We offer a wide range of durable hoists to help you smoothly lift and move heavy loads. Our hoists are easy to handle and come with our service and quality guarantee.
American Equipment offers a variety of electric and air chain hoists to meet your needs. Our high-performance chain hoists, available in electric and air, have up to a 100-ton capacity and are a cost-effective solution for handling heavy loads on a daily basis in your facility.
Options include single, two speed and variable frequency controls; lug, hook, push trolley, geared trolley, and motorized suspensions; and link or roller chain.
A manually operated hand chain hoist can help you efficiently maneuver heavy loads in tight spaces. These compact hoists come in lug, hook, push trolley and geared trolley suspensions and can handle capacities up to 80-tons. We offer low headroom trolley hoists, army type, and swivel truck trolley hoists so that you can find the best hoist to fit your space.
Lever chain hoists are designed to help you lift heavy loads vertically and horizontally without the support of additional equipment. Our lever chain hoists are constructed with high quality steel or aluminum and can support capacities up to 10-tons.
If you’re looking for a hoist with fast lifting speeds that can withstand the test of time, our wire rope hoists provide a great solution. We offer single speed, two speed, three speed and variable speed options for lift speeds between 3 and 50 FPM. Our wire rope hoists are built to withstand harsh and frequent lifting and can be customized to be spark resistant and explosion proof.
Our wire rope hoists can include a twin hook. If headroom in your facility is a concern, we offer a low headroom option that is double reeved for plumb lift and a single reeved standard headroom option for spaces without headroom limitations. Additionally, we offer hoists with and without mechanical load brakes and in a variety of trolley suspension options. Contact us for help finding a customized wire rope hoist solution for your facility.
Contact American Equipment for help finding the perfect overhead hoist for the job.