Chester Hoist is a manufacturer of specialty custom hoists and trolleys to meet unique overhead lifting requirements. From spark-resistant hoists for use on offshore oil platforms and low headroom manual hoists for military applications, Chester products are designed for rugged environments. Chester hoists are commonly used in hazardous areas, military overhead lifting applications, clean rooms, corrosive environments, off-shore lifting and other demanding applications. Chester’s team of engineers can design a custom overhead lifting solution for nearly any unique application.
Known for quality and durability, Chester offers manual chain hoists from 1/4 ton to 25 ton capacity and worm drive electric wire rope hoists for a wide range of lifts. Chester is known for its Zephyr low headroom hoist, which is found in unique industrial environments throughout the United States. Chester is manufactured in the United States and is owned by Columbus McKinnon.