ATEX Electric Wire Rope Hoists | Hoist & Winch Ltd

Hoist and Winch supply a range of ATEX explosion proof electric wire rope hoists that are designed to be used in potentially explosive environments, ranging from standard and low headroom monorail design through to bespoke 4 wheel crab design for double girder Overhead Cranes.

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ATEX Electric Wire Rope Hoists for Hazardous Environments

Hoist & Winch is a leading supplier of ATEX electric wire rope hoists for hazardous environments. Our hoists are designed and manufactured to meet the highest safety standards and are suitable for use in a wide range of applications, including:

Chemical plants
Oil and gas refineries
Pharmaceutical manufacturing
Food processing
Paint and coatings
**And more

Our ATEX hoists are available in a variety of capacities and configurations to meet your specific needs. We also offer a wide range of options and accessories, such as:

Monorail and low headroom designs
Explosion-proof enclosures
Stainless steel construction
Variable speed control
Remote control operation

If you are looking for a safe and reliable ATEX hoist for your hazardous environment, contact Hoist & Winch today. We will be happy to help you choose the right hoist for your needs.


Italkrane ATEX Wire Rope Hoists: Engineered for Safety and Performance in Hazardous Zones
Italkrane's BIK, ZIK, PIK, and EIK series are robust and reliable ATEX-certified wire rope hoists designed for demanding applications in hazardous environments. Whether you're working in explosive atmospheres, flammable gas zones, or dusty environments, these hoists provide uncompromising safety and performance.


Key features and benefits:

ATEX Zone 1, 2, 21, and 22 certification: Ensures safe operation in a wide range of hazardous environments.
Durable construction: Built to withstand the rigors of industrial use.
Reliable performance: Proven track record for dependable operation.
Versatile range: Available in various capacities and configurations to meet specific application needs.
User-friendly design: Easy to operate and maintain.

Here's a closer look at each model:

Italkrane BIK Series: ATEX 4 Wheel Crab Design Trolley
Italkrane ZIK Series: ATEX Low headroom Design Trolley
Italkrane PIK Series: ATEX Fixed Position Wire Rope Hoist
Italkrane EIK Series: ATEX Standard Headroom Trolley Design


Our range of ATEX electric hoists are bespoke in design and built to your requirements and specifications.

ATEX Ratings for Zone 1 (Gas), Zone 2 (Gas), Zone 21 (Dust) & Zone 22 (Dust)

IIA, IIB or IIC with temperature classes up to T6 on special request.


Hoisting with Precision: Rack and Pinion Drive Wire Rope Hoists from Hoist & Winch Ltd.

When demanding applications require precise and reliable lifting solutions, rack and pinion drive wire rope hoists come to the forefront. Hoist & Winch Ltd., recognised for their expertise in lifting equipment, offers a diverse range of these hoists, catering to varied industrial needs. This article delves into the advantages and applications of these hoists, highlighting Hoist & Winch Ltd.'s offerings.

Precision in Motion: Unveiling the Rack and Pinion Advantage

The core of these hoists lies in their namesake mechanism - the rack and pinion drive. Unlike traditional trolley wheel systems, the pinion gear engages directly with a toothed rack, transforming rotary motion into smooth, linear travel.

This translates to several key benefits:

Exceptional Accuracy: The direct engagement eliminates slippage, ensuring precise positioning and load control, crucial for delicate operations.
High Efficiency: Less energy is lost through friction, leading to improved efficiency and lower operating costs.
Smooth Operation: The rack and pinion design minimises vibrations and jolts, offering a smoother and more controlled travelling experience.
Reduced Maintenance: With fewer moving parts, these hoists require less maintenance, minimizing downtime and increasing productivity.

Hoist & Winch Ltd.: Your One-Stop Shop for Rack and Pinion Hoists

Hoist & Winch Ltd. boasts a comprehensive range of rack and pinion drive wire rope hoists, addressing diverse lifting needs:

Italkrane: Renowned for their industrial-grade durability, Italkrane hoists are ideal for heavy-duty applications.

Applications Tailored to Your Needs

The precision and control offered by rack and pinion hoists make them suitable for a variety of applications, including:

Manufacturing: Precise positioning of components during assembly and production lines.
Construction: Lifting and maneuvering heavy building materials with accuracy.
Mining and Quarrying: Efficient and safe material handling in demanding environments.
Shipbuilding: Precise maneuvering of large components within confined spaces.
Aerospace: Handling delicate and sensitive aerospace components with utmost control.

Beyond the Hardware: Hoist & Winch Ltd.'s Service Advantage

Hoist & Winch Ltd. understands that equipment is only part of the solution. They offer comprehensive services to ensure your hoists operate optimally:

Expert Consultation: Their experienced team assists in selecting the right hoist for your specific needs.
Installation and Commissioning: Their qualified technicians ensure proper installation and operation.
Inspection and Maintenance: Regular maintenance programs maximise uptime and safety.
Training: They provide operator training to ensure safe and efficient hoist usage.
Conclusion: Lifting Your Operations to New Heights

For applications demanding precision, efficiency, and reliability, rack and pinion drive wire rope hoists from Hoist & Winch Ltd. offer a compelling solution. With their diverse range, expert support, and commitment to service, they empower you to elevate your lifting operations to new heights.

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Rack and Pinion Drive Italkrane Wire Rope Hoist