Below-the-Hook Devices

IMS can either re-furbish or design and manufacture new below-the-hook devices for almost any application and capacity. We have experience in development of spreader beams, lifting beams, ladle hooks and blocks, and many other custom below-the-hook devices. IMS can also design electrical, hydraulic, or pneumatic actuation mechanisms into the below-the-hook device.

Typical Design Features

  • Designed in accordance with both the ASME BTH-1 "Design of Below the Hook Lifting Devices" and the ASME B30.20 "Below the Hook Lifting Devices" standards
  • Compliance with applicable OSHA standards
  • All design and detailing is completed in-house by registered Professional Engineers
  • Reverse engineering, uprates, upgrades, and inspection services are available