Erickson Heavy Lift Services Contracted to Electrify Canadian Mining Operations

Construction Contract Among the Largest in Company History PORTLAND, Ore. - Erickson Incorporated (NASDAQ:EAC), a leading global provider of aviation services, has been contracted by Rokstad Power Ltd. for heavy lift delivery services to Brucejack Mine in Stewart, British Columbia. “This project showcases the specialized utility of the Aircrane in a remote location at high elevations,” said...

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Hydraulic Gantry suits lifting and rigging applications.

Hydraulic Gantry suits lifting and rigging applications.

Equipped with 2 stage lifting cylinders, Model SBL900 lifts up to 37 ft and can handle up to 667 tons at top of second stage. Folding boom gantry features self-propelled drive system, self-contained hydraulics, and mechanical locking to hold load for extended periods. Users can operate lift locally at each leg or use Intellilift remote control. Wireless system ensures automatic synchronization of...

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Self-Propelled Mobile Manipulator improves safety, efficacy.

Self-Propelled Mobile Manipulator improves safety, efficacy.

Installed on RBC-6000-SPBW Reversible Boom Crane, manipulator with gripper handles and articulates large items. Axes consist of lift, extend, pitch, roll and grip (2,000 lb max), and lift from ground level height to 12 ft. Addition of yaw axis and powered mast rotation increases total functions to 7. Ranges are 130° for pitch axis, 180° for roll axis, and 90° to left and 90° to right...

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Modular Overhead Crane targets growing companies.

Modular Overhead Crane targets growing companies.

With SMARTON, customers can adapt equipment to evolving needs of operations. Crane offers capacities from 6.3–250 tons with single trolley and 500 tons with 2 trolleys. System monitors its own condition and recommends when and what kinds of inspection/preventive maintenance should be performed. Connected wirelessly to crane control system, tablet provides advanced crane condition data in...

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Distillation 101: A Guide to Distillation and Separation Technologies
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Distillation 101: A Guide to Distillation and Separation Technologies

Distillation is a separation unit operation that involves multiple countercurrent-stage steps, separating two or more volatile components. This results in the contact of liquid and vapor most generally in counterflow. Distillation 101: A Guide to Distillation and Separation Technologies provides an in-depth look at everything you need to know about distillation, including: Design procedures Equipment components Applications

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Terex Material Handling Wins Order to Provide Demag KBK Modular Crane System to Heraeus Tenevo

Terex Material Handling Wins Order to Provide Demag KBK Modular Crane System to Heraeus Tenevo

Cleveland, Ohio — Terex Material Handling announced an order for Demag KBK Modular Crane System from Heraeus Tenevo. Earlier this year we had the need to upgrade six hoist systems in our facility to a higher capacity, says Kenneth Koch, Senior Process Specialist of Production Engineering, Heraeus Tenevo. A couple of the systems were going to be very tricky due to installation time constraints,...

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Crawler Dozers feature automatic blade control.

Crawler Dozers feature automatic blade control.

In automatic mode, iMC Crawler Dozers perform rough dozing as well as finish grading. When rough dozing, automatic blade control monitors blade load and adjusts blade elevation to minimize track slip. As work progresses, blade control adjusts accordingly to provide precision finish grade performance. Add-on machine control components mounted on blade have been replaced with factory-installed cab...

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Significant Improvement in Installation Performance

Significant Improvement in Installation Performance

•Ã‚- CBR Lixhe automates its raw material store • Highly cost-effective process with cranes operating 24/7 • Reliable, continuous material flow Wetter, Germany –The Belgian cement manufacturer CBR, a subsidiary of the HeidelbergCement Group, has automated the raw material store that it operates at its Lixhe location. The performance of the facility has been significantly increased by...

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Terex Material Handling Wins order to Provide Demag KBK Modular Crane System to Heraeus Tenevo

Terex Material Handling Wins order to Provide Demag KBK Modular Crane System to Heraeus Tenevo

Cleveland, OhioÂ- – Terex Material Handling announced an order for Demag KBK Modular Crane System from Heraeus Tenevo. “Earlier this year we had the need to upgrade six hoist systems in our facility to a higher capacity,” says Kenneth Koch, Senior Process Specialist of Production Engineering, Heraeus Tenevo. “A couple of the systems were going to be very tricky due to installation...

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Terex Material Handling Wins Overhead Hoist and Crane Order with Western Technologies

Cleveland, Ohio, – Terex Material Handling announced an order for six Demag Heavy Duty 2.5 ton Monorail Hoists and two Demag Top Running Single Girder 5 ton cranes from Western Technologies. The overhead hoists and cranes will be used in a large, state-of-theart galvanizing plant located in the village of Selyatino, Moscow Region, Russian Federation. Chris Mason, co-owner and head of...

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American Crane's World Class Service Department

At American Crane & Equipment Corporation, our service department is second to none. We feature seasoned field and in-house technicians that include certified crane inspectors, certified welders, expert riggers, and proven fitters. Put them all together and the American Crane service team can do everything from emergency calls to preventative maintenance and inspections, repairs, rebuilds and...

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