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Temporary Hoist Services

Temporary Rentals

At McDonough, our rental fleet includes temporary elevators and hoists, with a variety of sizes and capacities to meet your job specific needs. Our turnkey rental services include installation, dismantle, operator training, on-site standby technicians, and preventative maintenance. Whether you call it a construction elevator or a buck hoist, we have a solution for you. Visit our Construction Hoists page to learn more about our rental offering. 

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Temporary Elevators & Hoists

Standard Hoist Features

  • Fully Assembled Enclosed Car
  • Over Speed Safety Governor
  • Two Vertically Bi-Parting Car Gates
  • Control and Limit Switches
  • Manual Hand Lever Control
  • Base Fence Enclosure with Landing Gate
  • Base Power Disconnect
  • Car & Counterweight Buffers
  • Power Cord & Counterweight Cables
  • Power Cord Trailing Wheel
  • Interior Car Lighting

Optional Hoist Features

  • Landing Gates
  • Base Landing Platform
  • Voice Communication
  • Custom Door Locations
  • Loading Docks
  • Self Erection

Dimensions & Capacity

The chart below shows the lifting capacity, car dimensions, and lifting speed for industrial elevators. Customized capacities, car speeds, and features for construction hoists are available.

Elevator Type
Load Capacity
Lifting Speed
Car Interior Width
Car Interior Length
Car Interior Height
6,000 lb (2,700 kg)
150 to 300 ft/min (46 to 91 m/min)
4’8” (1.4m)
12’4” (3.8m)
7’2” ( 2.2m)
6,000 lb (2,700 kg)
150 to 300 ft/min (46 to 91 m/min)
4’8” (1.4m)
12’4 (3.8m)
7’2” (2.2m)
7,200 lb (3,270 kg)
230 ft/min (70 m/min)
4’11” (1.5m)
13’ - 6 1/4” (4.12m)
8’ 2” (2.49m)
7,200 lb (3,270 kg)
230 ft/min (70 m/min)
4’-10 7/8” (1.5m)
13’ - 6 1/8” (4.12m)
8’ 1/2” (2.45m)

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If you’re looking for an industrial hoist rental or service but aren’t sure where to start, contact us so we can help.