Handling & Moving Equipment • Machine Handling
Some of the most efficient and cost-effective handling
and moving equipment systems in today's industrial environment are powered by
compressed air. Air powered (pneumatic) handling equipment offers the
power to handle and move heavy objects and machines up to 50 tons and
Here are two such pneumatic handling systems that are
driven by compressed air. To the left is a low profile handling system
which comes in kit form and includes everything you need to set up a
handling system right out the box. To the right is a standard pneumatic
handling system, again in kit form so you can be up and running quickly.
Our web site at hovair.com has a series of videos
showing some of our handling and moving products in action. See the links below.
Hovair Systems are a leading air bearing manufacturer and have over
years experience in air bearing design and manufacture.
Did you know that an air bearing load handling system will make your load
moving so much
easier, and way more cost effective?
Hovair Systems air bearing powered systems are
designed to lift and move heavy loads and machines that are too heavy
for conventional methods such as forklift trucks, overhead gantry and
Air powered (pneumatic) load handling systems work in a
series of four or more and lift your load away from the floor much the
same as a Hovercraft. Our products use the same principle: air film
Using our wide range of handling products and
equipment you can now
move loads and machines of any shape, size or weight using just a little of the
regular compressed air in your shop. These systems are so easy to use. Anyone can use them: guys, gals, even the boss.
We have a great range of starter kits available
complete with all hoses and necessary fittings. When your load capacities
grow, simply add a couple more modules to take the strain and it is
business as usual.
You can move loads of up to 100 tons and more with
virtually no effort at all.
Move your loads into places that a forklift truck or
overhead crane just cannot get to. There is no limit to the tight spaces
you can maneuver into.
Check out our
main web site and look
for the demo videos which will show you just how easy these handling systems are
We would love to hear about your load handling needs so
why not contact us to chat about those needs and whether or not we can
help you. No obligation whatsoever.
Hovair Systems of Seattle are one of the leading
air bearing manufacturers, and have over 40 years experience in providing
load handling solutions to industry in USA, Canada and the rest of the
Here are some of the benefits to using a Hovair
Systems air bearing and caster load handling system:
- Affordable, safe, and
- Uses only compressed
air in your shop - no messy fuels or nightly charging
- Can be permanently
fixed to heavy machinery for quick and easy machine moving
- Available in
lightweight aluminum or round steel formats
- Height profiles as low
as 1¼" - modules easily slide under most loads
- Terrific backup and
support service by Hovair Systems management
These great systems are in
use all across the world and are making life so much easier for their
owners. Ask Boeing, Hewlett Packard, Pilkington, Lockheed Martin - all
companies that use them daily.
Here are some links to our air powered load moving and machine handling
Hovair Home Page
Everything you need to know about air bearings & casters
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