Mechanical Devices

Segment Lifter



Segment Lifter

Winkle segment lifters are designed to handle caster segments in steel producing operations. These rugged material handling devices are engineered and manufactured to adhere to the contour demands of a continuous caster.

Units incorporate manual, pneumatic, hydraulic or electric motor-driven components for safe reliable operation. Standard features include self-adjusting replaceable j-hooks, hardened alloy steel pins and anti-friction bearings. Winkle segment lifters are designed to meet specific dimensional, capacity and application requirements of your operation.

Winkle engineering and production teams provide expert remanufacturing services that include complete inspection, failure analysis and detailed reporting. Our remanufacturing services support any type of segment lifter and all repairs meet or exceed original equipment manufacturer’s specifications.

All below-the-hook segment lifters are designed, manufactured and certified in accordance to the latest ASME B30.20 specifications. Rely on Winkle to manufacture or custom engineer a segment lifter for your caster lifting needs.

Contact Winkle to receive an engineered solution for your specific lifting requirements.