Model Number

Rated Capacity(lbs.)

Weight (lbs.)

With Polyurethane Lifting Pads


8 500



14 500


With Steel ‘Dog Point’ Lifting Pads


8 500



14 500


  • New, compact & rugged design holds up to the work environment where barriers are used.
  • Handles concrete barriers from 6” – 12” nominal width at the top of the barrier.
  • Stainless steel Auto-Latch.
  • Auto-Latch mounting insures proper alignment.
  • Locating assembly orientates tong on barrier without operator intervention.
  • Gripping pads pivot to conform with the load.
  • Replaceable polyurethane pads protect barrier.
  • Alloy steel dog-point pads bite into painted barrier surfaces (typical in coastal areas).
  • Centering guide cut out on grab shoe helps to properly center tong over barrier for a level lift.
  • Extended handles on each side keep operator away from load and can be adjusted as needed.
  • Lifting eye allows for easy hook attachment, self-centers rigging,and will accommodate a fork.
  • Designed and manufactured to ASME B30.20, BTH-1, design category B, service class 3.

Place tong on barrier, lower crane completely to disengage the Auto-Latch.

Lift and position barrier in desired location.

Lower crane, line must go slack to engage Auto-Latch, lift tong off barrier.

Optional Barrier Grab Rest Pad

  • Bolt in place for easy field installation and replacement.
  • Protects barrier from damaged caused by the grab, increasing barrier life.

Optional Stabilizing Kit

  • Attach two Barrier Grabs, and expand your barrier handling capabilities.
  • Handles barriers up to 40’ in length.
  • Beams can be used for other material handling applications when Barrier Grabs are removed.

Each Stabilizing Kit Consists of:*

1 – Model 20 Lifting Beam
1 – Set of attaching hardware

*Barrier Grabs Sold Separately

BLG-7.1/4-E Kit

  • Entire Unit Rated Capacity: 29,000 lbs.
  • Designed for barriers 18ft. or longer.

BLG-4.1/4-E KIT

  • Entire Unit Rated Capacity: 17,000 lbs.
  • Designed for barriers 12ft. or longer.

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