General: Lifting beam for handling standard 20-ft and 40-ft containers. Supplied complete with wire rope slings or chain slings and Type CH or MK5 container hooks for attachment to container bottom fixings.
Design: Type A is a transverse beam with a low lifting height designed for lifting by the bottom fixings (as shown). Type B (not shown) is a transverse beam in the form of a spreader. This requires a greater lifting height but offers superior balance and lighter weight.
Proof: 1.5 x WLL.
Type A Transverse beam
Type B Transverse beam - spreader (not shown).
- Material: Hollow-beam and plate of high-strength structural steel.
- Marking: Maximum load and CE mark.
- Finish: Painted (yellow).
- Note: Manufactured in accordance with the Swedish and international standard SS-ISO 3874, which states that a lifting beam is required when handling loaded standard containers larger than 10 ft in