Grain Silos

Alimak lifts & hoists for the grain industry provide easy vertical access to grain storage silos for storage, inspections & maintenance purposes. They provide reliable vertical transport for personnel & materials and are suitable for use in all weather conditions.

They are also used in rail & river terminals, which transport large quantities of grain via conveyor belt technology.

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Vertical access solutions for grain silos

CONSTRUCTION HOISTS

Alimak construction hoists easily lift extra heavy loads, reducing climbing & manual handling. The range delivers rapid & reliable vertical access for site passengers & materials.

Size: 1.4 – 4.8 m (W) x 1.6 – 5 m (L) x 2 m – 3 m (H)
Capacity: 2 000 – 5 000 kg
Speed: 12 – 90 m / min

INDUSTRIAL LIFTS

Improve vertical access efficiency & productivity in the world’s most challenging industrial environments. With various models to suit your exact grain silo access requirements, this range delivers prompt vertical silo access for passengers & materials.

Size: 0.8 – 2.86 m (W) x 1 – 3.9 m (L)
Capacity: 300 – 5  000 kg
Speed: 0.4 – 1.5 m / s

MAST CLIMBING WORK PLATFORMS

Move people, equipment & materials safely to 200 m heights on any grain silo using international ISO-certified Alimak Mast Climbing Platforms.

Size: 1.2 – 2.2 m (W) x 4.2 – 30.2 m (L)
Capacity: 1 500 – 4  500 kg
Speed: 8/ 9.6 m / min

TRANSPORT PLATFORMS & MATERIAL HOISTS

Ensure maximum uptime & improved productivity with Alimak hoists that deliver smooth vertical operations. Compliant with & certified to ISO standards, these hoists meet all stringent safety requirements for the grain industry.

Size: 1.32 – 4.8 m (W) x 1.5 – 4.4 m (L)
Capacity: 300 – 4  000 kg
Speed: 12/24 m/min

LOGISTICS & WAREHOUSE LIFTS

Enhance grain silo productivity & safety with the Alimak range of logistics & warehouse lifts. Optimised for use in warehouses, storage (like grain silos) & transport applications, they are reliable & effective, even in restricted spaces.

Size: 1.4 – 3.2 m (W) x 1.5 – 3.1 m (L)
Capacity: 500 – 2 000 kg
Speed: 0.2 – 0.3 m /
s

WHY CHOOSE OUR lifts / VERTICAL ACCESS SOLUTIONS?

Durable & robust construction

Guarantee reliable operation with a
durable car construction material, incl. aluminium & hot dipped galvanized steel construction.

Modular & flexible design

Increase access capabilities & minimise climbing/manual handling with unique modular design, delivering 30 different car sizes.

Top safety features

Ensure safe & smooth stops with internal
fault diagnostics & an overload sensing device, even if the lift/hoist exceeds rated
speed.

Tried & tested technology

Ensure reliability & durability with our tried-&-tested rack-&-pinion/traction technology.

Easy-to-operate

Simple & easy push-button operation with either a modern collective or control system.

Explosion-proof available

Explosion-proof lifts are available for the most challenging conditions.

INTERESTED IN ALIMAK lifts FOR USE WITH GRAIN SILOS?

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    Boost productivity & efficiency with robust & durable vertical access solutions for grain silos.

    SERVICES

    You can rely on Libra-Plant for round-the-clock support, helping ensure your lifting equipment provides high performance. Only genuine spare parts are used in our upkeep for your operations.