In heavy industries, construction sites, large manufacturing units, and even in home-based workshops, cranes are required to lift or heavy products and weights or to carry them from one place to another easily without employing extra resources. Cranes are divided into different categories according to their type of job they complete and their uses. However, some of the common types of cranes include loader cranes, stacker cranes, gantry cranes, truck mounted and rough terrain cranes, mobile cranes, floating cranes, tower cranes, and the list goes on.
Gentry cranes, for instance, are generally used to lift heavy industrial materials and objects. According to manufacturers, such crane is capable enough to lift the weight of 0.5 tons to 30 tons with lifting to 12 meter. Like gentry cranes, Jib cranes are also very popular that are used in a large number in work cells, warehouses, production lines and the list goes on. Like Jib and Gentry cranes, suspension magnet, steel light crane systems and monorails, EOT cranes, skip hoists, HOT cranes, double girder stacker cranes, electric wire rope hoists, chain pulley blocks also come in the category of cranes used for various purposes in different industries. Needless to say, these industrial products play a major role in making lifting job easy and hassle-free. Apart from this, an experienced crane operator can easily operate them to lift weight or move them from one place to another.
Depending on the type of job and industry, cranes are available in an assortment of models, size and types.