Ship building, repair and maintenence requires the right tools. Whether it’s positioning a 70 tonne ship propeller or assembling a bow, Pacific Hoists range of hydraulic equipment and lifting products are the answer. With standard and custom-made options available for both shipyards and onboard applications, below are four of our most recommended products.
JDN Air Hoists
The J D Neuhaus range of Profi Air Hoists are the perfect high quality hoist for heavy duty operations, with lift capacities ranging from 250kg up to a full 100 tonnes. With 100% duty rating and unlimited duty cycle, they are built to operate in even the most harshest environments. Easy to operate with a low maintenance design, the PROFI Air Hoists range comes inclusive of extra safety features such as explosion protection and fail safe brake.
WREN Hydraulic Torque Wrenches
Utilising the latest designs and manufactured to the highest standards, WREN’s Hydraulic Torque Wrench range are built to last. Perfect for ship assembly and maintenace, these torque wrenches are suitable for continuous use at maximum pressure; improving work efficiency and performance. The IBT Series and LOW Series Torque capacities range from 112 ~ 72000Nm, covering most bolt sizes in the Australasian market.
Simplex Hydraulic Steel Cylinders
Simplex provide a range of trouble free, hydraulic powered tools perfect for shipbuilding and heavy maintenance repair. Their Hydraulic Steel Cylinders are the perfect lifting solution for transportation of vessels from dry dock to launch site. With a range expanding from 5 – 1500 tonnes, these are the perfect addition on any ship building site.
Vital Chain Blocks
Globally recognised and manufactured using optimum high quality steel, Vital Chain blocks are the perfect lifting solution. They are designed for long term use with customisable lift-height and optional overload protection. Supplied with hardened alloy steel load chain exceeding the Australian Standards with 5:1 Safety Factor, they are available in capacities from 0.5 to 20 tonne.