ParaWind Parachute Lifts
Base: Camp Pendleton
Location: San Diego, California
Architect: US Marine Corps
Contractor: Ponciano Construction Enterprises, Inc.
Agency: Marine Corps.
Completion Date: October 2015
The paraloft tower at Camp Pendleton features ParaLine™ Parachute Lifts, which utilize multiple helically grooved in-line cable drums, which are connected by a common drive shaft, to suspend a horizontal lift bar. Lift hooks are spaced along the lift bar as needed. This design is compact without sacrificing power.