Hoisting and Lifting Equipment

With a family of trusted global brands, Columbus McKinnon is a leading worldwide designer, manufacturer, and marketer of hoisting and lifting equipment.

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Hoisting equipment is an invaluable resource when it comes to moving bulky or heavy loads from one place to another. Whether you are looking for a manual or powered hoist, these pieces of machinery come in various forms and can meet almost any need. From warehouses and factories to loading docks and production lines, hoists are essential tools for helping workers lift safely and efficiently.

Columbus McKinnon offers an extensive range of hoisting and lifting equipment, including electric & air hoists, manual chain hoists, winches, rack and pinion jacks, hydraulic jacks, trolleys & trolley clamps, and lifting trucks. Whether you need to lift or handle loads manually or with power, we have the right solution for you.

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Meet The Smallest Chain Hoist on The Market

The CM® Hurricane™ Mini 360° is the smallest hand chain hoist on the market with full 360-degree rotation, providing flexibility and versatility for narrow or challenging applications. The portable, lightweight, and small chain hoist design is ideal for multi-angle applications, allowing the operator to lift from virtually any position. Now available with 10, 15 and 20 ft lifts.

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Featured Blogs and Resources

Failure to follow safe lifting practices can lead to serious personal injury and cause damage to equipment and facilities. Our trainers review one of the most common and dangerous lifting mistakes: side pulling.

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For the first time, Columbus McKinnon's popular CM Rigging Pocket Guide is available online. This coveted guide is the on-hand resource for riggers in any industry.

Always have available for rigging on the job site for safety best practices, charts, calculations, and more. Download the PDF to your smartphone to have immediately available wherever you go.

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Purchasing or specifying hoists to lift heavy objects in close proximity to equipment and/or personnel is a decision that deserves thoughtful consideration. In this article, we will identify some important items to factor into your decision-making process.

Learn How To Select The Right Hoist

CM® HTP & HTG Clevis Trolley Installation Demonstration

The CM® HTP & HTG Clevis Trolley is an easy installation trolley. Watch as Rob Bruno demonstrates the install process.