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The Munck Cranes line of wire rope hoists have been used in countries all around the world for over 80 years. They are recognized internationally as being a dependable and superior line of hoisting products. There are still some electric cable hoists in service today that were installed back in the 1950’s and 1960’s.

360 T built up hoist
Loading a new hoist onto a truck
Top running trolley hoist being installed.
Munck Cranes Built Up Hoist. Custom Built Hoist, Custom Designed Hoist.
100 Ton built up main hoist and 15 Tonne auxiliary hoist.
Munck Cranes monorail trolley hoist, under running trolley hoist, wire rope trolley hoist. Custom bu

Our overhead crane hoist line complies with all of the North American electrical and mechanical regulations and standards for lifting equipment. Our hoists are being actively used for a broad range of applications including but not limited to:​

  • Jet Engine Testing Facilities                                            

  • Manufacturing Shops

  • Above and Below Ground for Mining

  • Pulp and Paper Mills

  • Water Treatment Facilities

  • Airport Hangers

  • Steel Making Factories

  • Naval Bases 

  • Automotive Plants

  • and many others     


Munck Cranes is committed to understanding the requirements and challenges of our customers, building insight into your hoisting and material handling requirements so that we can guide these solutions with the proper hoist configuration, capcity, rating, and duty cycle. Our technical sales engineers take pride in this process so that our customers receive the best electric trolley hoist solution that will exceed your expectations now and for years to come.


Below are some of our standard bridge & gantry hoist configurations. If you think that your application may require a low headroom hoist, our team of professionals sales engineers are eager to understand and design a solution for you. 

Munck Cranes Double Girder Trolley Hoist

Double Girder Trolley Hoist

Munck Cranes uses the double girder electric hoist trolley on our standard two-rail overhead cranes as they allow for controlled hook travel. The capacity of this standard trolley hoist line ranges from 5-100 metric tons. For applications that require a capacity over 108 tons; a custom engineered built up hoist will be designed to meet the needs of your lifting application. 

Munck Cranes Foot Mounted Wire Rope Hoist

Foot Mounted Wire Rope Hoist

The common foot mounted hoist has a basic mounting arrangement so that it can easily be affixed to an existing trolley, a raised platform, or suspended from above. With 5 different hoist drum configurations and multiple reeving configurations, the Munck foot mounted hoist offers a vast array of options for all of your height of lift requirements. 

Munck Cranes Single Girder Trolley Hoist

Single Girder Trolley Hoist

All of our monobox cranes are equipped with the monorail hoist. This series hoist can achieve a remarkable HOL (height of lift) as they have a low headroom design. The image above does not show the electrical panel however the hoist panels can be easily mounted to the trolley in a safe location that is easy to access for routine service work and inspections. 

Munck Cranes Double Girder Trolley with Dual Hoists

Double Girder Trolley With Dual Hoists

If you are looking for a hoist that has an extremely high height of lift then a twin hoist trolley may be just what you need. This style hoist line can enable true vertical lift and it can also be programmed for individual lifting or dual synchronization lifting. Our hoists are custom engineered to meet all of your material handling and lifting requirements. 

Give us a call today at 1.800.699.9405 or complete the Request a Quote form for a free quote or any other questions for all your material handling requirements.

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