Electric Chain Hoists For Wind Turbines

Electric Chain Hoists For Wind Turbines Electric Chain Hoists For Wind Turbines

With the attributes of flexibility, power and compactness, the SK electric chain hoist is ideal for use in wind energy turbines. Compact dimensions and a standard lifting height of up to 140 metres are perfect prerequisites. High lifting speeds and a safety clutch as overload protection guarantee safe and efficient operation.


The robust chain bag was specially developed for areas where particularly long chains are used. Custom designs are also possible for special fields of operation. The robust construction and the transmission tested for longevity assure reliableand economically efficient operation.

Standard Equipment

  • Loads up to 1000kg (height SWL available on request)
  • Speeds up to 32 metres a minute
  • Height of Lift up to 140metres
  • Push travel trolley with locking brake
  • Two lifting speeds
  • Thermal protection for hoist motor
  • Operating voltage 400V/3ph/50Hz
  • Control voltage 48V
  • Protection rating IP55
  • Control cable 3 metres 
  • Emergency stop button on control pendant
  • Upper and lower hoisting limit switch
  • Galvanised lifting chain, strength class T

Options Available

  • Electric motor trolley
  • Thermal protection for travel motor
  • Radio remote control
  • Robust chain collector
  • Trolley locking devices 
  • Special suspensions
  • Insulation for tropics
  • Special voltages from 230V to
  • 690V in 50Hz or 60Hz, 3ph
  • Hook suspension
  • Jib cranes and crane systems

Potential Nacelle Chain Hoist and Wire Rope Hoist Configurations

The Chain Hoist and Wire Rope range is suitable for a variety of Nacelle configurations: 

Jib Crane with SK
Electric Chain Hoists

Jib Crane with SK 
Electric Chain Hoists
Wire Rope Hoist with Supporting Steel Gantry
Jib Crane with
Wire Rope Hoist

Wire Rope Hoist with Diversion Pulleys

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Contact Details

RHC Lifting Limited - HQ

Lawrence Drive

Stover Trading Estate

Yate, Bristol

BS37 5PG


Tel: 01454 332270

Email: Sales@rhclifting.com

Autec Enq: Autec@rhclifting.com 

RHC Lifting Limited - Yeovil 

RHC Lifting Limited

C/O Leonardo Helicopters

Lysander Road


BA20 2YB


Tel: 01935 704076

RHC Lifting Limited - Plymouth 

11 Mary Seacole Road




Tel: 01752 250501

Current Vacancies

2 x Crane Service / Installation Engineers (London & Yorkshire)Current Vacancies


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