Protema lifting trolley in stainless steel for lifting in ATEX cleanroom environment

18 December 2015

This Protema lifter is used in a ATEX cleanroom environment to lift, transport and tilt fiber and plastic drums weighing up to 100 kg. The drums are lifted from pallet to bench.


Padded grippers and turning tools are appropriate for ergonomic lifting in the pharmaceutical industry. This special Protema lifter with all parts in stainless steel and plastic is equipped with up/down, squeeze and tilt movement with pneumatic cylinder. Swiveling arms 90° with exchangeable shells for drums Ø480mm and Ø550mm. This model is used by a global pharmaceutical company.

To view video, click here. More information about lifting drums with Protema trolley is available here.

TAWIGrip electrical sheet lifter with fully integrated handle

10 December 2015

This specific solution includes TAWIGrip vacuum yoke installed on a hoist. The yoke is equipped with six adjustable suction cups and can be used to lift, tilt and rotate sheets in 90° position. Click here to view video.


The handle is ergonomically designed and fully integrated with the hoist. The operator can simply use the controls on the handle to maneuver every movement; activate vacuum, lift up/down, control the vacuum level and release the load. This contributes to easy operation, good ergonomics and increased safety.

Click here for more information about our different TAWIGrip lifting solutions.

Lifting batteries with our fast and flexible wire hoist

03 December 2015

ViperHoist is our latest product edition at TAWI and it is one of the world´s fastest hoists. The wire hoist is available in two models, one for quick lifting up to 60 kg and one model for heavier lifting up to120 kg.

In this project, ViperHoist wire hoist equipped with pneumatic clamping tool is used for lifting car batteries weighing up to 60 kg. The tool is operated with controls on the handles, clamping the battery from two sides.

The hoist is equipped with a one handed pistol grip for up/down movement, providing flexible and safe operation. This ViperHoist is mounted on a Lyftman jib crane in aluminium and used in the packaging area when packing car batteries on to pallets.

Our hoist offers good ergonomics, low energy consumption as well as easy, safe and flexible handling for all types of applications. By adding a quick coupling on the ViperHoist the operator can easily change tool on the hoist, thus using the same hoist to lift various types of goods. Reels, plastic containers and wooden pallets are some examples of goods that can be easily, safely and quickly handled with TAWI ViperHoist.

Click here for more information about ViperHoist wire hoist.