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Loading Zone 2 Material Handling Cage on to Upper Floor

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Client: Manufacturer of electrical insulating varnishes and resins.

Requirement: To load production materials from ground level up onto 11 metres high floor. 



  • Zone 2 Hazardous area 
  • Existing access via staircase 
  • Low Headroom on 2nd storey  floor 
  • Loading access required removal of existing handrail 
Zone 2 Runway with loading gate syetem
Special inter-linked swing out gates each end of landing area for Zone 2 runway system

Total Solution:

  1. Cantilever runway beam projecting from floor landing area out over stairwell fitted with 2000 kg capacity Zone 2 pneumatically powered travelling hoist with push-button control pendant mounted on a remote track. 
  2. Purpose designed Low headroom ‘H’ lifting beam with detachable safety hooks 
  3. Custom lifting cage with fork truck facilitating base, Full height mesh sides and swing opening door with locking latch.
  4. Existing handrail replaced with specifically designed mechanical swing-out gates system with self-locking safety latch system. Providing full edge protection for all personnel, throughout loading operation. 

  5. Design, manufacture, installation, and testing of two complete systems provided by Dales’ in-house crane and Mezzbarriers divisions. 

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