PFlow Industries, Inc.
Since 1977, PFlow has been solely devoted to the design and manufacturer of vertical reciprocating conveyors (VRC’s) material handling equipment, systems, and specials. As the VRC pioneer, PFlow has led the industry from the start.
6720 N. Teutonia Avenue Milwaukee, WI, 53209 USA
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FuelCell Energy Loads Components with the Help of Two PFlow Material Lifts

Fuel Cell Screw Lift for Heavy Loads - PFlow

Torrington, CT

FuelCell Energy, Inc. needed to assemble extremely large, heavy fuel cell component pieces and solve related vertical lifting problems. PFlow designed a system that incorporates two material lifts.

The first material lift is a screw lift mechanism and lowers a 90,000 lb. piece below grade level. The second material lift (F Series Mechanical) carries a 20,000 lb. piece, traverses it sideways and then lowers it on top the 90,000 lb. piece.

After the two elements are assembled together, the first material lift raises, with a 110,000 lb. load, back to grade level for shipping.