Mechanical Devices

Slab Lifters



Slab Lifters

Winkle below-the-hook slab lifters are designed for lifting applications that require dependable material handling solutions. Our versatile slab lifters and lifting tongs are designed and manufactured specific to the needs of our customers.

These scissor-type and floor-mounted assemblies are mechanical, hydraulic or electric motor-driven to lift slabs in a safe and efficient manner. When applicable, units are designed with replaceable grip shoes and points that are machined from high alloy and heat treated steel to extend service life.

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 slab lifter and all repairs meet or exceed original equipment manufacturer’s specifications.

Winkle will also custom engineer and manufacture slab lifters and lifting tongs for any specific material handling requirement. All below-the-hook slab lifters are designed, manufactured and certified in accordance to the latest ASME B30.20.

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