The wind energy market has special material handling requirements. Not only are most of the components large, heavy, and installed over 80 meters in the air, but the manufacturing facilities are running at full capacity and in most cases are looking to expand. Whether it is cranes used on the manufacturing floor, tie downs used on the trucks transporting the equipment, rigging products used to install the wind turbines, or hoists used during maintenance of the wind turbines, let us be your complete source for material handling products and services.
American Crane & Equipment Corporation is recognized as one of the leading custom crane and material handling manufacturers in the world. American Crane’s equipment routinely operates in many unique applications handling critical loads such as wind turbine generator blades. American Crane can turn your Critical Lift challenges into a well designed solution.
We can offer a full line of rigging equipment for installation of wind turbines, including shackles, hooks, slings, customized clamps, and a variety of related fixtures and attachments. Standard and custom designed load binders, binder assemblies, chain and fittings that allow for easy, secure tie down of oversized loads.
Our wide variety of material handling equipment(workstation cranes, industrial cranes and industrial hoists), maximizes space usage, improves ergonomics, and optimizes material flow throughout a facility. Maintenance and repair programs are also available to keep your products moving. Greased lubricated electric chain hoists prevent issues associated with oil leaks and require minimal maintenance, saving time and money. We also provide a full line of manual hoists for positioning and pulling objects during maintenance activities.
American Crane is an authorized distributor for all Columbus McKinnon products and parts. This includes the following brands: CM, Budgit, Coffing, Little Mule, Shaw-Box, Yale, Chester, Loderail and more.
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