American Crane & Equipment Corporation has designed and manufactured numerous cranes and hoists for hazardous areas. Hazardous locations are those in which fire or explosion dangers exist, due to flammable liquids, vapors or gases, or combustible dust or fibers.

Our explosion proof equipment can be constructed and erected to offer protection in areas where flammable substances (gas, vapor, mist or dust) and ignition sources (spark or thermal) are present.

Equipment is available for the following area classifications:

Class I (Gas & Vapors), Division 1, Groups C and D
Class I (Gas & Vapors), Division 2, Groups B, C and D
Class II (Combustible Dusts), Division 1, Groups E, F and G
Class II (Combustible Dusts), Division 2, Groups F and G

Some examples of Explosion Proof Equipment would include Spark Resistant Air Hoists, Spark Resistant Hand Hoists, Explosion Proof Enclosures, etc. Components may contain Bronze Hooks & Trolley Wheels, Aluminum Hand Chain on Geared Trolley Models, and Stainless Steel Wire Rope.

For additional information regarding your application contact us today at 1-877-877-6778 or email our sales department.