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Capabilities Statement

American Crane & Equipment Corporation (ACECO) is a privately held international material handling company with locations in Southeastern Pennsylvania, USA .

Locations: 

  • Corporate Headquarters – Douglassville, PA
    • Approximately 150,000 square feet
  • Service, Parts and Standard Crane Division – Douglassville, PA
    • 20,000 square feet
  • Manufacturing Support Division – Lester, PA
    • Over 100,000 square feet

Capabilities

Products and Services

  • Custom Cranes and Material Handling Equipment for most applications including Nuclear, Aerospace, Explosion Proof, and Single Failure
  • Standard Pre-Engineered Industrial Cranes
  • Full Line of Industrial Hoists
  • Specialized Equipment including Bridge Maintenance Travelers
  • Lift Beams and Grapples
  • Field Service Support

Crane and Hoist Types

  • Single and Double Girder
  • Gantry
  • Stacker
  • Jib Cranes, wall and base mounted
  • Monorail and Base Mounted Hoists

Engineering

  • Mechanical and Machine Design
  • Structural Design and Analyses
  • Dynamic Modeling and Seismic
  • Failure Modes and Effects Analyses
  • AutoCad, MathCad, Solidworks, SAP200, and ANSYS
  • Complete Control System Design
  • Remote Systems
  • Automated Systems
  • Software Development including Real Time Graphics
  • Complete licensing success with NRC
  • Support for 50.59 evaluations

Manufacturing

  • State-of-the-Art Material Preparation
  • Certified Welders per AWS D1.1 / AWS D14.1
  • In-House Electrical Panel Building Shop
  • UL508 Certified Panel Shop
  • Machine Shop with CNC Capability

Service

  • Load testing up to 200 Tons
  • On-site Support
  • Product Support
  • Outage Support
  • Retrofit, and Upgrades
  • Inspections
  • Resident Technicians for Continuous Site Support

Spare Parts

  • Dedicated Spare Parts Group
  • Parts available for ACECO (American Crane) Cranes
  • Authorized Distributor of AL-Vac, Budgit, CM, CMCO, Chester Hoist, Coffing, Gorbel, Little Mule, Munck, SAFLIFT, Shaw-Box, YALE & more.
  • Authorized Stocking Parts Distributor for Columbus McKinnon
  • Custom Fabrication for UniqueParts
  • Nuclear Safety Related Crane Parts
  • Engineering Support
  • In-house Machining

Training

  • Safety Training
  • Operator and Maintenance Training
  • Custom Programs

Quality Assurance

  • 10 CRF 50 Appendix B/NQA-1 Quality Plan for Nuclear Projects
  • Welding controlled to AWS D1.1 or D14.1
  • SNT-TC-1A Qualified NDT Personnel
  • Graded Controls based on Customers’ Requirements

 

Designations:     

Cage Code: 57335
D&B: 05-563-2376

NAICS: 333923

 Contact Information:

Corporate Headquarters

531 Old Swede Rd
Douglassville,PA 19518 USA
Toll Free: 1-877-877-6778
Tel: 610-385-6061
Fax: 610-385-3191
info@americancrane.com
Service, Parts, & Standard Crane Division

1440 Ben Franklin Hwy
Douglassville, PA 19518 USA
Toll Free: 1-877-503-2972
Tel: 484-945-0420
Fax: 484-945-0431
info@americancrane.com

Standards & Licensing:

Our cranes are manufactured to
CMAA Specifications 70 or 74.
We can also supply cranes
that meet ASME NOG-1 requirements.
Certifications are not issued
for these standards.

American Crane has Professional Engineers
licensed in multiple states. Numerous employees
hold state-specific licensing and authorization
with various state’s Board of Registration.