Browsing the blog archives for August, 2012

Crane Scales – Smart Weighing Devices

Crane scales are of immense importance when it comes to weighing lighter or heavier things. We use them almost in your daily life even without noticing their importance. In commercial settings, heavy and robust scales are used to weight even thousands of pounds. An ordinary low class scale can weigh up to 3000 pounds or [...]

Cranes for Hire: Discovering the Largest Cranes in the World

There are some cranes for hire in this world and some far to big to hire. For all you Crane enthusiasts let us educate you by discovering the largest cranes in the world.

1. The Kockums Crane is the biggest with the capability of lifting up to 1,500 tons at once. Kockums, itself weighing 7,500 tons, [...]

The Essential Portable Gantry Crane Checklist

A crane is a very useful machine that can be employed for moving heavy objects by suspending them from a long beam that lifts, moves, and places the object in question. One of the most recent innovations in this field is the telescopic mast straddle crane, which can be classified as a portable gantry crane. [...]