MPW Open Winch Units

Compact, Robust, High Performance

Strong Performance – Versatile Delivery

Our MPW (Multi-Purpose Winch) open winch units are individually configured from reliable system components and satisfy the most demanding quality requirements. Their variable configuration makes it possible to implement the most efficient technical solution for your open winch crane. MPW open winch units feature:

  • Matching modular components
  • Easy assembly and maintenance
  • An efficient arrangement of drive, brake, and gearbox
  • A second hoist brake for increased safety

Your Contact

Demag contact

Demag Cranes & Components Corp.

6675 Parkland Blvd., Suite 200
Cleveland, Ohio 44139
United States

+1 (440) 248 2400
+1 (440) 248 3874

Product information

The Benefits of Open Winch Cranes at a Glance

Our MPW open winch units for operation with a bottom block satisfy the most stringent requirements for state-of-the-art open winch crane engineering.

Convenient operation

  • Matching modular components
  • Motor, brake, and gearbox in a compact arrangement offering simple replacement
  • Clear interfaces for ease of assembly and maintenance

Strong performance

  • Multi-groove rope drums for rope-stabilized systems
  • Load capacities ranging from 5 to 235 t
  • Classification: M3 – M8 FEM
  • Lifting capacity up to 360 kW
  • Reeving arrangements: 4/2, 8/2, 12/2, 16/2, 20/2, 24/2
  • Designed and equipped for transport

High operating reliability

  • For transporting molten masses
  • Rope drum brake
  • Second hoist brake: disc or double-jaw design
  • Safety brake (acting on the rope drum)

About Demag Cranes

Demag Cranes is a leading provider of industrial cranes, drives, and crane components. Since 1819, Demag has been supplying customers with reliable and high-performance solutions for their material flow and logistics needs. We serve a variety of industries including:

  • Aircraft
  • Automotive
  • Chemical
  • Coal mining
  • Construction
  • Food and beverage
  • Machinery and equipment
  • Metal ore mining
  • Railways
  • Waste management

Contact Demag Cranes for Open Winch Units

Turn a crane into a full-fledged open winch crane with an open winch unit from Demag Cranes. All of our components for cranes are cost-effective, reliable, fast, and safe. To learn more about our open winch products or any of our crane components, contact the Demag Cranes team today.

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