The Most Portable and Flexible: Gantry Cranes
When it is required to lift a heavy object, Gantry Cranes are employed into use to do the needful. They work by lifting heavy loads with a hoist and can move horizontally over rails that are fitted under beams.
Gantry Cranes are used to lift heavy objects and are frequently used for ship buildings, wherein heavy parts and engines need to be fixed. Developed in modern times, Gantry Cranes are being used on a large scale since their development.
Gantry Cranes move along rails that are fixed on the ground. They are a safer and more efficient option when the use of Overhead cranes is not possible. Both the cranes are handled by one operator, making it less risky for operations.
Gantry/Goliath Cranes: Where they are used?
Gantry Cranes are used in most areas where the heavy lifting of objects is required. A few of them are mentioned below,
Gantry cranes were first developed in Germany. They are commonly used owing to the flexibility and safety, they offer. Gantry Cranes are available in a lot of variants. Some are fixed whereas some are adjustable. Below mentioned are a few variants of Gantry Cranes
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Gantry cranes provide economical material handling in areas where an overhead crane system is not available or practical. Their safety and efficiency make them a frequent choice for production, installation and maintenance applications. Type of gantry cranes is available in either fixed or adjustable height models. Both types can be disassembled into three components for greater portability.
Depending on the application, casters may be selected from a wide variety of sizes and styles. Casters are available from Bushman as optional equipment, or they may be provided by the purchaser.