Nuclear

As a supplier to the nuclear industry, American Crane has designed and manufactured custom equipment with special attention to the rigorous standards of nuclear quality assurance. American Crane has maintained a quality assurance program since 1996 that meets both 10CFR50, Appendix B, and ASME NQA-1 standards. Our quality program has been audited by commercial nuclear utilities, NUPIC, and DOE contractors.

American Crane’s conceptual design for single failure-proof cranes provides up to a 350 ton capacity with the ability to meet manufacturing requirements for capacities up to 1000 tons.

Cranes, Hoists, and Specialized Lift Systems We Offer Include:

  • Single Failure-Proof Cranes (ULTRASAF™)
  • Full Range of Hoists
  • Remotely Operated Cranes and Grapples
  • Specialized Material Handling Equipment
  • Crane Upgrades and Trolley Replacements
  • Control System Modernization
  • Outage Jib Cranes
  • SAFLIFT® Cask Handling System
  • Automated and Computerized Cranes
  • Top Running, Underhung and Gantry Cranes
  • Fuel Re-Racking Equipment

Total Project Capabilities:

  • In-House Design, Engineering, Machining and Manufacturing
  • Seismic Analysis
  • Remote Capabilities
  • 200 Ton In-House Load Test Facility
  • NQA-1 and 10-CFR-50 Appendix B Quality Program
  • Full Range of Site Services Including Installation and Outage
  • Long Term Maintenance Support
  • Spare and Replacement Parts
  • Operations and Maintenance Training
  • Equipment Upgrades and Rebuilds

We offer custom designed solutions manufactured and engineered in-house as well as many standard “off the shelf” products. From small 1/2 ton ratchet lever hoists to 300 ton overhead cranes, we have the right equipment for your application. 

Contact us today to find a solution that works for you. Or, view our nuclear catalog directly!

Nuclear Gallery

Trolley of Cask Crane
Trolley of Cask Crane
Trolley of Cask Crane
Trolley of Cask Crane
Trolley of Cask Crane
Trolley of Cask Crane
Girder Turkey Point Crane Installation
Girder Turkey Point Crane Installation
Top Running Double Girder Crane
Top Running Double Girder Crane
SAFLIFT®
SAFLIFT®
Peach Bottom
Peach Bottom
Peach Bottom
Peach Bottom
SAFLIFT®
SAFLIFT®
Transfer Shield Bell Crane
Transfer Shield Bell Crane
Top Running Double Girder Crane - Factory Functional Testing
Top Running Double Girder Crane - Factory Functional Testing
Turkey Point Crane Installation
Turkey Point Crane Installation
Telescoping Jib Crane for Plant Outage
Telescoping Jib Crane for Plant Outage
Nuclear Grapple
Nuclear Grapple
SAFLIFT®
SAFLIFT®