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WIRE ROPE HOISTS

ABUS type "GM" Wire Rope Hoists lift up to 120 tonnes capacity and provide modern technology with the highest possible reliability levels.

They offer very compact design, easy maintenance and come with two speed travel & lifting as standard. Overload limiters and hour counters are fitted, which offer high levels of safety. Lubrication requirements are limited to the hoist rope and guide. No other parts require regular lubrication.

See the Brochures page to view the ABUS Product Range of Cranes & hoists.

Further information and technical data about a specific hoist is avaiable on request. Email us at info@bakercranes.co.nz.


Type E - Low Headroom

  • Load capacity: up to 16 t
  • Compact design
  • Two direct-drive cross travel motors without open gears
  • LIS control unit provides additional safety features and minimises brake wear

Type S - Side Mounted

  • Load capacity: up to 10 t
  • Hook position beside crane bridge for maximum hook height
  • LIS control unit provides additional safety features and minimises brake wear

Type U - Underslung

  • Load capacity: up to 25 t
  • Can also be used on monorail track application with normal rolled section girders
  • Direct drive cross travel motors with variable speed drives available
  • LIS control unit provides additional safety features and minimises brake wear

Type D - Double Girder Crab

  • Load capacity: up to 63 t 
  • Articulated end carriage joints ensuring positive contact of all four wheels on the rails
  • Two direct drive drive cross travel motors without open gears
  • Service platform optional
  • LIS control unit provides additional safety features and minimises brake wear

Type DQA - Double Girder Ultra-low headroom Crab

  • Load capacity: up to 40 t
  • Ultra low headroom design
  • Articulated end carriage joints ensuring positive contact of all four wheels on the rails
  • Two direct drive cross travel motors without open gears
  • LIS control unit provides additional safety features and minimises brake wear

Type Z - Double Girder Twin Drum Crab

  • Load capacity: up to 120 t
  • Articulated end carriage joints ensuring positive contact of all four wheels on the rails
  • Two direct drive cross travel motors without open gears
  • Service platform optional
  • True vertical lift
  • 4 lifting speeds possible
  • LIS control unit provides additional safety features and minimises brake wear