Columbus McKinnon

By Sara Pearson Specter · May 1, 2016
New trends in overhead handling help maximize the building cube while delivering product handling flexibility.
By MMH Staff · December 8, 2015
Beginning in 1875, the company has a long history of significant advances in the material handling industry.
By MMH Staff · July 27, 2015
The transaction combines complementary strengths to create more competitive and comprehensive materials handling solutions for customers.
<p>A workstation lifting system takes the load off workers at a water distribution products supplier.</p> By Bridget McCrea · December 1, 2014
Manufacturers of overhead handling equipment are putting an emphasis on safety while creating new, automated solutions that help people work smarter, better and faster.
By MMH Staff · May 13, 2014
The American-made CM Man Guard is ideal for heavy-duty lifting applications with an H4 duty rating and long service life.
By MMH Staff · March 3, 2014
Unified designs, manufacturers and markets overhead light rail workstations primarily used in automotive and other industrial applications.
By Josh Bond · December 1, 2013
No longer content to order from a catalog and let operators figure out the rest, more customers are working closely with suppliers to develop custom overhead handling solutions that elevate safety, productivity and equipment longevity.
By MMH Staff · August 5, 2013
Color changes designed to simplify and reduce customers' parts inventory.
By MMH Staff · July 31, 2013
The next generation CM Lodestar electric chain hoist is now CSA approved and available to the Canadian market.
By MMH Staff · June 5, 2013
These new shackles, master links, and sub-assemblies, Columbus McKinnon now offers more than 155 chain and rigging products that are guaranteed to be in stock and ready to ship.
By MMH Staff · April 3, 2013
In his role, Gavin will be responsible for oversight of the Company's global purchasing program and will work closely with stakeholders around the world
By Josh Bond · December 17, 2012
Units available as standard monorail unit or complete plug and play crane kit.
By Josh Bond · October 2, 2012
Hoist replacement on parallel track means production continues as planned.
By MMH Staff · July 18, 2012
Wrecking Ball Tour utilizes nine 2-ton and 25 1-ton Lodestar hoists, all manufactured by Columbus McKinnon
By Lorie King Rogers · July 1, 2011
SIFCO Industries installs an overhead monorail and trolley hoist system to move aircraft parts safely through the electroplating process.

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