Rotating Mast Lift for Tooling Inspection

Rotating Mast Lift for Tooling Inspection

Overview

Handling Specialty engineered and manufactured a custom two post rotating mast lift for an international power company’s (GE) power generation facility for turbine equipment inspection.

Features

  • Mechanical actuation used for positive locking which allows the tooling to be held at any elevation for extended periods of time
  • Lift must be in full "up" position before rotator can be used
  • No overhead connection between columns to allow loading by overhead crane      
  • 5,000 lb capacity with rise rate of approximately 2.5 ft per minute. 
  • Equipped with power rotator to rotate tooling 180 degrees
  • Controlled by handheld remote control unit,
  • Sensors ensure fixture is properly attached to the lift before any motion can occur