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Four Major Safety Hazards of Overhead Crane Usage
Posted on August 22, 2018 in Gantry Cranes

Four Major Safety Hazards of Overhead Crane Usage Overhead cranes and hoists are used every day in thousands of companies around the country to lift and move materials. An overhead aluminum gantry is easy and safe when installed, maintained, and used properly. But every year, injuries and fatalities happen due to overhead crane accidents. Recognizing […]

Why Choose an Aluminum Gantry Crane Over a Steel One?
Posted on August 8, 2018 in Gantry Cranes

Why Choose an Aluminum Gantry Crane Over a Steel One? If you have considered purchasing a gantry crane for your operation, you may have wondered what the difference is between a conventional steel frame crane and one that is made of aluminum. Whether you choose steel or aluminum will depend on your application. There are […]

Inspecting and Maintaining Your Hoist to Keep From Costly Downtime
Posted on July 25, 2018 in Gantry Cranes

Inspecting and Maintaining Your Hoist to Keep From Costly Downtime Your aluminum gantry is only as good as your hoist. And like any other machine, if not maintained or repaired, you can be looking at a breakdown at the worst possible moment. When your business is reliant on being able to move materials, that can […]

How a Portable Gantry Crane Can Help Your Productivity
Posted on July 11, 2018 in Gantry Cranes

How a Portable Gantry Crane Can Help Your Productivity Cranes are used in multiple industries that require lifting and hoisting large machinery. A great alternative to large, permanent systems, a gantry crane is one that utilizes a bridge supported by two or more legs that can still offer a large lifting capacity while still offering […]

Are Heavy-Duty Gantry Cranes the Ideal Choice for Heavy Load Lifting?
Posted on June 18, 2018 in Gantry Cranes

Are Heavy-Duty Gantry Cranes the Ideal Choice for Heavy Load Lifting? When it comes to lifting hundreds of tons of materials, there are a number of different heavy-duty gantry cranes that are capable of doing just that available on the market today. They are well-known for their heavy load lifting capabilities and are commonly found […]

Advantages and Disadvantages of Single Overhead Bridge Cranes
Posted on June 5, 2018 in Gantry Cranes

Advantages and Disadvantages of Single Overhead Bridge Cranes Overhead cranes that operate with a minimum of two overhead runways built into a building’s support structure are more commonly referred to as “bridge” cranes. The bridge serves two purposes – first, it’s a load-bearing beam running the entire width of the work area and second, it’s […]

Qualities of Rubber-Tired Gantry Cranes
Posted on May 21, 2018 in Gantry Cranes

Qualities of Rubber-Tired Gantry Cranes An RTG or “rubber-tired gantry” crane is typically used in an intermodal application, but the key difference between this type of crane and others is its mobile capabilities. In other words, an RTG crane wasn’t designed for stationery use. Project managers who are in the market for this type of […]

Consider 6 Factors Before Selecting Crane Service Provider for Materials Handling Facilities
Posted on May 7, 2018 in Gantry Cranes

Consider 6 Factors Before Selecting Crane Service Provider for Materials Handling Facilities When operating a manufacturing or materials handling facility, two of any company’s primary concerns are saving money and saving space. To comply with strict regulations and remain in business, overhead lifting systems require: • proper crane service • Regular quality inspections • Routine […]

Understanding How Chain and Wire Rope Hoists Differ
Posted on April 20, 2018 in Gantry Cranes

Using drums or lift wheels, hoists are able to move loads vertically and can be operated electrically or manually.  Furthermore, industry professionals typically rely on one of two different types of electrical hoists, namely chain or wire rope.  When you’re analyzing a particular lifting task, there are 4 key factors that you have to consider […]

Inspection Requirements for Crane Safety
Posted on April 6, 2018 in Gantry Cranes Metal

Because cranes are used to lift and transport large, heavy loads of materials, they must be routinely inspected in order to ensure continued safe operation.  Whether a crane is new or has been altered, an initial inspection is required. Once a crane is placed into service, two different types of inspections are required – “frequent” […]

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