A crane is a type of machine, generally equipped with a hoist, wire ropes or chains, and sheaves, that can be used both to lift and lower materials and to move them horizontally. It is mainly used for lifting heavy things and transporting them to other places. It uses one or more simple machines to create mechanical advantage and thus move loads beyond the normal capability of a human. Cranes are commonly employed in the transport industry for the loading and unloading of weight, in the construction industry for the movement of materials and in the manufacturing industry for the assembling of heavy equipment.
K2Cranes has established a major role as a supplier of crane kits and components to independent crane makers worldwide. Our crane kits consist of all the main components you need to build a single girder or double girder crane with the exception of the crane girder(s) and main current collectors. All kits are supplied complete with ,... Read More. . .
Requirements of modern containers cranes result in demand for sophisticated crane control automation systems and reliable connection to the customer overriding information systems. These systems continuously provide updated information about containers moves and crane status.