News about Vacuum Lifters and Crane Systems


Increased Efficiency: Vacuum Lifters in the Door Manufacturing Industry

The Bichler Türen carpentry workshop uses vacuum tube lifters from Schmalz when handling wooden boards and doors. This allows the ten-man operation to load its machining tools ergonomically and quickly.


Healthy Working Conditions Despite Heavy Loads: Ergonomic handling with Schmalz vacuum lifting devices

As a system provider with many years of experience in the field of vacuum handling technology, Schmalz offers highly sophisticated solutions that can be used to move heavy loads ergonomically. The products improve the health and safety conditions in many industries and applications


Safe Lifting: Ergonomic Handling of Water Dispensers

Kärcher, the world’s leading provider of cleaning systems and cleaning products, uses vacuum tube lifters from Schmalz to handle its water dispensers.



52 Pages of Vacuum Handling

In the new brochure “Vacuum Tube Lifter Jumbo and Vacuum Lifting Device VacuMaster”, Schmalz, the vacuum specialist, presents its comprehensive range of ergonomic handling solutions.


Loading Package for TRUMPF TruLaser 1030

Schmalz has developed a loading solution tailored to the TRUMPF TruLaser 1030, consisting of a vacuum lifting device, chain hoist and column-mounted jib crane.


Form follows function: The new VacuMaster HHVM

Schmalz presents the new generation of the VacuMaster HHVM. The vacuum lifting device is lighter and more economical than ever and increases efficiency when handling raw and coated wooden boards.


Lightweight Crane Systems

The aluminum crane systems SRA from Schmalz are distinguished by their consistently lightweight design. The standardized components allow for cost-effective implementation of individual material flow solutions.


New: Crane Systems with Wireless Power Supply and Increased Load Capacity

Specialists in vacuum handling technology J. Schmalz are presenting two crane system innovations at Motek 2011: a conductor line for wireless power supply and a crane section that can carry loads weighing up to 950 kg.


Pneumatic for Your Convenience

Schmalz’s VacuMaster range of vacuum lifting devices are now also available with pneumatically driven vacuum generation.


Hard-Working, Heavy Lifting: New Chain Hoists from Schmalz

Vacuum specialist Schmalz has now expanded its program to include, for the first time, its own chain hoists, the Schmalz chain hoist SCH series – offering robust hoists for load ranges of 80 kg to 2,000 kg.