What Is an Overhead Monorail Conveyor?

There are different types of monorail systems but each moves material along a fixed path unlike overhead bridge cranes. Structural Beam Monorails Monorails offer an economical solution for moving and lifting items across a fixed path. The monorail system is permanently attached to the ceiling or support structure and enables ease of navigation across short […]
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What Is an Underhung Bridge Crane?

An Underhung Crane is a type of overhead crane with end trucks that ride on the bottom flange of the runway beams instead of on top. Sometimes these overhead cranes are called "under-running" instead of underhung. These runway beams are often suspended from the roof, which eliminates the need for extra support columns. This can […]
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What Is a Double Girder Bridge Crane?

A Double Girder Bridge Crane is a type of overhead crane. It feature end trucks that operate on fixed rails attached to the top flange of runway girders or beams. Double girder cranes provide higher lift capacity than single girder cranes, because the hoist is placed between the two cross girders rather than under a […]
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What Is a Single Girder Bridge Crane?

A Single Girder Bridge Crane is a type of overhead crane. It feature end trucks that operate on fixed rails attached to the top flange of runway. The hoists are underhung and ride on the lower flange of the bridge beam. Single girder cranes provide a cost effective alternative to double girders by using single […]
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