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Solar Energy

Lifting equipment for the solar, power, and energy industries

Engineered Solar Lifts

Alum-a-Lift is pleased to provide engineered material handling solutions to the solar, power, and energy industries.

The standard chassis offers proven lifting power and allows for heavier and dynamic side loads. Our end-effectors provide precise manipulation designed specifically for the object you need to handle. Rotation and translation about all axes are available.

Plus, every lift undergoes rigorous factory testing and extensive QC inspections to ensure it can withstand the rigors of your industry.

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Solar Panel Lift Systems and Other Energy Lifts

All Alum-a-Lifts are optimized for your equipment, environment, and process. Our engineers minimize system weight and address narrow aisles, electrostatic discharge (ESD) concerns, overhead obstacles, grated flooring, and other challenges.

Alum-a-Lift can configure work positioners, allowing unencumbered access to all sides of a component. Adaptors can be designed to integrate a system with your existing fixturing. Complete, turnkey handling systems and handling devices are also available. Often a single lift can replace multiple overhead hoists or stationary balancers.

We offer a wide variety of lifts for the solar, power, and energy industries. Alum-a-Lifts can:

Handle spools, reels, and coils of wire

Load silica/quartz glass preforms into towers for the drawing of fiber optic cable

Handle panels, including solar panels

Install power distribution panels into enclosures

Manipulate process-specific equipment

Raise and rotate drums and buckets

Handle molds, dies, fixturing, tooling, and other components used for fabrication

Load bins, baskets, totes, and trays into environmental chambers, anechoic chambers, vibe stations, ovens, and more

Vacuum Systems Available

Portable vacuum systems are often employed for panels, glass, sheets, quartz ware, or other smooth components. These can be run from your existing compressed air supply, or with an on-board vacuum generator.

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Recent Solar and Energy Lifts

Alum-a-Lifts are tailored to your specific requirements. Here are some of our recent lifts:

Cleanroom Compliant Lifting Equipment

With an all-electric drivetrain and corrosion-resistant chassis, you won’t have to worry about hydraulic fluid leaks, rust, particle generation, or contamination.

Fed Std Class 100,000 (ISO 8) Up to Fed Std Class 10 (ISO 4)
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Expert Service

Over 12,000 of our lifting devices are in use in more than 50 countries worldwide. Lifts can be constructed that are CE compliant or to other required standards.

To ensure all of our clients have access to the support they need, Alum-a-Lift maintains a global network of factory-trained representatives. These agents are available for on-site discussion, troubleshooting, and support.

“Unique caster location & design meant the new Alum-a-Lifts could be maneuvered easily under full load by both female and male operators. This . . . is a testimony to what can happen when a world-class lifting solutions supplier like Alum-a-Lift understands customer needs & is prepared to invest time & energy in meeting those needs.”

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Benefits of an Alum-a-Lift

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Lifts designed and built to your exact specifications

Don't see a perfect match to your requirements? Don't worry. Contact a member of our engineering team to learn more about similar products we’ve built and how we can create a solution that’s perfect for you.