Explosion-protected chain hoist

Chain hoist, explosion-protected according to ATEX

Chain hoists for explosion protection zones

The chain hoists are available in ATEX and IECEx certified quality.

The ST series of STAHL chain hoists is also available in explosion protected versions for zones 1, 21 and 22. STAHL CraneSystems was the first manufacturer to offer the entire range of chain hoists in compliance with ATEX.

We offer chain hoists from STAHL CraneSystems designed especially for use in zones with a risk of gas or dust explosions. They comply with the latest European
(ATEX) and international (IECEx) construction and safety regulations for explosion-prone areas:

The ST Ex explosion-protected chain hoists comply with the European product directive 2014/34/EU (ATEX 95) and the international IECEx provisions. The mechanical execution is type tested:

The ST Ex chain hoist model series is available for a bearing load from 125 kg to 6,300 kg. The ST Ex chain hoist can be used for stationary applications with a suspension hook or eye, rigidly mounted or equipped with a manual or electric trolley

Fields of application for explosion-protected chain hoists

Explosion-protected chain hoists are particularly well suited for heavy industrial applications, and are used in the following fields among others:

  • Chemical industry
  • Petrochemical industry
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Energy supply
  • Agribusiness and food industry
  • Shipbuilding and offshore industry

Application example for
chain hoist

Single girder suspension crane ?
ST 20 Ex chain hoist

Field of application: Chemical plant
Load bearing capacity: Up to 1,600 kg
Special features:

  • Outdoor maintenance work
  • Slim design of the explosion-protected chain hoist
  • Explosion-protected version of the endcarriage travel drives for suspension cranes

Chain hoist with explosion-protected components and electronics

Components and the electronics also comply with the European product directive 2014/34/EU (ATEX 95) and the international IECEx provisions: Explosion-protected crane endcarriage, drive technology, control technology and electronics.

    Explosion protection: European and international directives

    Chain hoist questions and consultation:

    If you have questions, need special chain hoist solutions or
    would like a telephone consultation, please call us.

    Our experts are looking forward to your call:

    Robert Seibold
    Robert Seibold

    +49 8543 / 9618-17


     Thomas M?rzendorfer
    Thomas M?rzendorfer

    +49 8543 / 9618-30