Power Transmission Solutions for Vertical Lift Systems

February 13, 2018
Vertical Lift Systems

Throughout the industry, it is known that Altra provides superior power transmission solutions for vertical lift applications. A new brochure is now available that highlights products used for various applications within that market.

Altra products are designed and engineered for superior quality. Those used as power transmission solutions for vertical lift systems include: Clutches, Brakes and Actuators (Warner Electric, Twiflex, Stromag, Svendborg Brakes, Warner Linear, Stieber), Couplings (Ameridrives, Bibby Turboflex, Guardian Couplings, Stromag, TB Wood’s), Controls and Sensors (Stromag), Geared Motors and Enclosed Gearing (Boston Gear, Bauer Gear Motor, Nuttall Gear, Delroyd Worm Gear) and Sheaves and Castings (TB Wood’s).

Altra provides product solutions that will fit the needs of many applications. Specific products that are used within these types of environments include:

Cranes & Hoists - (Visit Website)

  • Traveling Overhead Bridge and Monorail Cranes
  • Jib/Workshop Cranes
  • Chain and Wire Rope Hoists & Winches
  • Nuclear Cranes
  • Gantry/Port Cranes
  • Flat Top/Luffing Tower Cranes
  • Truck-Mounted & Crawler Cranes

Elevators & Escalators - (Visit Website)

  • Gearless Motor Elevators
  • Geared Motor Elevators
  • Escalators

Theaters and Stage - (Visit Website)

  • Podium Scissors Lifts, Winch-Driven Lifts and Ball Screw Lifts
  • Automated Seating Systems
  • Rigid Stacking Chain Platform Lifts
  • Point Hoists
  • Silent Chain Hoists
  • Mobile Points Hoists

Other Vertical Lift applications where Altra products are used include: Shop Lifts, Moveable Bridges and Dam Spillway Gates, Ski Lifts, Amusement Rides and Overhead Doors.