HW Series

The HW Wire Rope Hoist comes with an optimized modular design that is compliant with FEM/ISO standards, a lifetime lubricated gearbox and hardened and ground gears and is therefore a low noise, long lasting product.

It comes with higher motor ratings for low running cost and low downtime and can support up to 40T capacity and up to 50m height of lift. This is best suited for medium to heavy duty application and to increase the production capacity of the factory.


  • Gearbox is coupled directly with the drum and high-quality service ensures high efficiency.
  • High-quality, highly rated, long-lasting motors for economical use.
  • Optimised design allows higher approachability on the sides and availability of working space.
  • It is available with gear cam rotary limit switch and the design can be modified for short headroom, SGEOT, and DGEOT cranes if required.
  • Suitable for heavy-duty application and equipped with a factory set electromechanical overload protection device.


  • Comes with a standard SWL range from 1T to 40T and a height of lift up to 50m.
  • It is a low headroom and wide range trolley hoist with a Italian built geared device.
  • Compactly designed planetary gear box.
  • 110V contactor control and hoist, travel drive features IP55 enclosure and insulation class F.
  • High lift, high speed and true lift options available.
  • Twin drum, (4/2) design ready and can be supplied with a twin hook hoist.
  • Thermocouple and encoder adaptation can be provided to match customer requirements.
  • Can be upgraded to the Industry 4.0 platform with the Indef iQue feature.
  • Equipped with energy efficient motor and electromagnetic AC/DC brakes.
  • Can be made suitable for hazardous application.
  • Optional features include:
  • Frequency inverter for steeples travel motion.
  • Gear Cam Rotary Switch for precise lift setting and additional emergency stop.
  • Electro hydraulic thrusted brakes.


  • Ensures precise load handling.
  • Highly efficient geared drive system enables a 20% longer service life.
  • Low maintenance, low noise and compact machine.
  • Long-lasting brakes that don’t require regular adjustments.
  • Can be used for higher SWL and for longer operating hours.
  • Easily serviceable.

Capacity Range 1 Ton to 40 Ton
Lifts 3 mtr to 42 mtr
Mountings Trolley suspension
Types Standard Short headroom Twin hook Double drum
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Which WRH HW model should you choose and why?

We offer multiple variants and designs to suit every application and usage requirement. Our Hoist Advisor feature can recommend the best of options for you.

Does the Indef HW have any national or international standard certifications?

Yes, it complies with FEM/ISO/IS and Indian standards.

Can the Indef HW be used for heavy-duty application?

Yes, the Indef HW is suitable for heavy-duty application. Check-in with our Authorised Business Partners or HHL Sales staff for the most appropriate hoist for you.

What is the warranty period for the product?

We provide a 1-year warranty on the Indef HW.

Can we do cross lifting with the HW hoist?

No, the loads are to be lifted within a 5-degree angle of the vertical axis.

What safety features does the HW come equipped with?

The HW comes with offer limit switch, overload relay, rotary gear cam limit switch (optional), fail-safe brakes and rope guide as safety features.

Can the HW be used where the shade height and operating height is restricted?

Yes, there is an ultra-short headroom option available. The product can also be customised to suit consumer requirements

Can the HW be used in hazardous operation areas in industries like Oil & Gas, Food and Pharmaceuticals?

Yes, this product can be made usable in these conditions on request.

Can the HW be used in a dusty environment?

Yes, the HW panel comes with IP55 protection to be used around dust

Where can I buy the Indef HW?

Indef has a pan-India presence of authorised business partners. You can reach out to your nearest ABP or email enquire@indef.com for more details.

Where can I find spare parts for the product or get it serviced?

Our pan-India network of Indef Clinics is staffed with Indef Certified Technicians and you can also find critical spare parts here to suit your requirements.