Konecranes EX C-series electric chain hoist for Zone 22

Outstanding performance and safety in compact and efficient lifting

Konecranes EX C-series electric chain hoist for Zone 22The Konecranes EX C-series electric chain hoist for Zone 22 is our most advanced electric chain hoist to date. Designed and tested to meet the Zone 22 dust hazardous environment requirements and built smart with our Core of Lifting components, the hoist is tough, safe, precise and reliable.

An ergonomic and efficient lifting partner, the Konecranes EX C-series hoist supports your applications and processes in Zone 22 dust hazardous locations with loads up to 1 000 kg. Its Core of Lifting components include a purpose-built motor, controls, and gearbox. The Konecranes EX C-series hoist for Zone 22 is easy to operate and boosts your productivity with long-term reliability and minimal scheduled maintenance.

Product features

The Konecranes EX C-series electric chain hoist for Zone 22 is equipped with many standard features for performance and reliability:

  • Designed and tested specifically to fulfil ATEX Zone 22 environment
  • Extensive product range allows selection of suspensions and trolleys for a unique hoist that meets any lifting application
  • Maximum surface temperature of 120°C and most demanding IIIC dust classification ensures the safe use of the equipment in Zone 22 dust environments
  • IP66 ingress protection
  • Temperature monitoring prevents overheating of the equipment
  • Wide operating ambient temperature range from -20°C to +40°C enables the safe use of the equipment in various locations throughout the year
  • Self-adjusting brake requiring little maintenance
  • Easily adjustable slipping clutch prevents hoist overload
  • Modular trolley easily adjustable to flange width
  • Precision gears with lifetime lubrication
  • All required parts are properly Ex-proof rated and tested to ensure the safety of the equipment

Technical specs

Duty Class Up to FEM 3m/ISO M6
Certifications ATEX, CE, RoHS
Lifting capacity Up to 1,000 kg
Electrics Wide voltage range with low voltage control
Hooks According to DIN 15401
Paint Anodized aluminium frame painted with 70 μm
Hoist control ATEX rated pendant with cable
Chain Galvanized load chain (T-grade) or optional case-hardened DAT-chain
Suspension Bracket + a full range of trolleys
Ambient Temperature range -20°C - +40°C
Trolley tavelling 2-speed contactor controlled trolley travelling
Hoisting mode 2-speed contactor controlled hoisting


  • Helps maintain safety of operators and facilities in Zone 22 dust hazardous potentially explosive environments
  • Safe, reliable and easy to operate 2-speed contactor control technology
  • Longer continuous operation with Cycling Duty Factor up to 50%
  • Less maintenance with robust motor
  • Increases safety as brakes always engage in case of power loss
  • Boosts productivity with wide variety of lifting speeds
  • Hoist shape and approach dimensions give control, mobility and efficient use of workspace
  • Ergonomic design and intuitive controls improve safety and productivity

Want to know more about EX hoists?

Contact us to learn more about how the Konecranes EX C-series electric chain hoist for Zone 22 can fulfill your lifting needs.

High level of performance and reliability

Konecranes EX equipment is specially designed for the demanding requirements of hazardous environments. Our design quality, technical expertise and after-sales service helps your equipment stay safe to run and fully operational throughout a long and productive lifecycle.

Performance and safety you need

The Konecranes EX C-series hoist for Zone 22 is designed to be safe, reliable and easy to operate. It gives you a high level of performance and reliability you need for an explosive atmosphere. The Konecranes EX C-series hoist is designed to maintain the safety of your operators and the extensive product range allows you to select the needed hoist model for your application.

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