Belt hoists

Durability and performance in clean lifting

  • The Konecranes belt hoist is the right choice for electronic, pharmaceutical and food industry applications, or anywhere your workspace must be properly hygienic. The polyester belt does not require lubricants making the belt hoist simple and reliable for safe and precise lifting in environments where cleanliness is vital.

    High-strength polyamide pulleys support the belt which is resistant to acids, bases, mineral salts, solvents and oil. With IP55 shielding, an electrically isolated hook block and a self-adjusting brake, the belt hoist maximizes safety wherever you use it. Easy to install on different kinds of lifting systems such as overhead traveling cranes, Konecranes KBK workstation lifting systems, jib cranes, monorails and stationery applications, the hoist can support up to 5 tons.
  • Konecranes belt hoist up to 5 tons


Product features

The Konecranes belt hoist is equipped with many standard features for performance and reliability:

•    High-quality motor, purpose-built for hoisting
•    Overheating protection
•    Belt resistant to corrosives
•    High-strength polyamide pulleys
•    Electromagnetic, self-adjusting brake
•    Wide speed range for both accurate slow motions and high speed for process efficiency
•    Ergonomic pendant
•    Simple design for easy installation and maintenance
•    IP55 water and dust shielding
•    Electrically isolated steel or stainless steel hook block
•    Different trolleys for different needs: stationery hoist, standard trolley with manual or motorized operation for straight tracks and swivelling trolley with manual or motorized operation for curved tracks

Technical specs

Features BH2 BH5
Lifting capacity Up to 2,000 kg Up to 5,000 kg
Lifting height Up to 9 meters Up to 8.2 meters
Duty class Up to 2m/M5 (FEM/ISO) Up to 2m/M5 (FEM/ISO)
Speed control 2-speed contactor control 2-speed contactor control
Control options Pendant or radio Pendant or radio
Hoisting speed Up to 20 m/min Up to 5.9 m/min
Electricity supply Typically festoon with round/flat cable Typically festoon with round/flat cable
Hooks According to EN10131 According to EN10131
Certifications CE, RoHS CE, RoHS
Temperature -10° C to +40° C -10° C to +40° C
Lifting belt Polyester, Dyneema® optional Dyneema®
Environment Indoor/outdoor Indoor/outdoor
Integrated safety functions Hoisting motor thermal protection, electrically isolated hook block, mechanical overload device, derailment catches for trolleys Hoisting motor thermal protection, electrically isolated hook block, mechanical overload device, derailment catches for trolleys


The Konecranes belt hoist gives you the following benefits:

•    Lubricant free belt with low particle emissions in the air
•    Easy and safe lifting in clean environments
•    Purpose-built lifting components are long lasting and require very little maintenance
•    Wide range of lifting speeds for varying lifting needs
•    Hoist shape and approach dimensions give control, mobility and efficient use of workspace
•    Compact C-dimensions
•    Quick installation on different applications with multiple suspension options
•    Easy-to-use controls improve safety and productivity
•    Less maintenance means less downtime

Want to know more about Konecranes belt hoists?

Contact us to learn more about how the Konecranes belt hoist can fulfill your lifting needs.

Hygiene doesn’t have to compromise on performance

Clean areas are important in many industries. The Konecranes belt hoist proves that the right technology and expertise and can bring steady, reliable lifting even to sensitive environments. At Konecranes, we offer a wide range of lifting equipment for almost any kind of industrial application, backed up by the most extensive service network in the industry. Global yet local, we have more than 600 service locations in nearly 50 countries.

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