Guide to buying pump lifting chains
Pump lift chains are widely used in the water and sewage industries. At Lifting365, we stock a comprehensive range of galvanised and stainless steel chains that are proof-loaded to 2.5 x W.L.L., with a factor of safety of 4:1; these are high quality products that are fully certified to comply with the most stringent health and safety regulations. Our range includes Grade 40 galvanised pump chains in capacities of 300kg, 500kg and 1,000kg. These are popular for lifting pumps and aeration devices in many different industries. The chains are fitted with index lifting points at 1 metre intervals. We can also sell chains with a higher capacity on request. We also stock Grade 50, 316L stainless steel pump lifting chains, which are ideal for lifting and lowering pumps in more challenging environments. Available in capacities of 500kg, 1,000kg and 2,000kg, these high-quality pump lifting chains are manufactured from corrosion-resistant stainless steel to EN 10088 / EN 10027-2 / 1.4404 (Marine Grade 316L). Like our galvanised versions, our stainless steel chains are also available in higher capacities on request. From our lifting gear range
, these lifting chains is complemented by our selection of shackles, which are available in both galvanised and stainless steel versions with capacities of 1 ton, 1.5 ton and 2 ton. These can be used in many different industries, such as the industrial and construction sectors. Our shackles are fully tested and certified as complying with BS 3032: 1958, including materials and heat treatment.