The gantry crane is a labour saving device

“We need to be able to rig up a temporary lifting frame to assist with fabrication tasks such as rotating steelwork for welding,” says the Maintenance Engineers of Amcor Flexibles in Albany. “The gantry crane is a labour saving device which allows us to work single handedly,” he says. -AMCOR FLEXIBLES

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Quick assembly, certified lift points, mobility and practicality

When the maintenance manager for Holcim New Zealand in Westport saw the lightweight, aluminium Stratalign gantry, he could instantly see the real safety and practical benefits it could bring to their work site. “With the increasing requirement for best practice throughout industry, we’ve acknowledged that tasks once undertaken in the past now have better methods and practices available. We have […]

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Solution to a long standing challenge

As a solution to a long standing challenge, Cabtec Ltd purchased a Fezer vacuum lifter from Stratalign Limited, for processing product through a processing line. Prior to the purchase, the process had required manual handling, which in today’s environment, is not a sustainable option. More than one option for this solution was investigated by Cabtec with the decision being a […]

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Biggest Benefit

The maintenance fitter with Clariant (NZ)Ltd, uses the Stratalign crane to lift dies out of injection moulding machines in the company’s laboratory. He sees the biggest benefit as being able to use the lifting device in a confined space. “The gantry crane has also taken the place of manually lifting dies – which helps prevent back injuries.” -CLARIANT (NZ) LTD

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It seemed to meet all our initial needs

The Head of School, trade workshops at the Royal NZ Navy, identified the crane as ideal for their large diesel training engine. “It seemed to meet all our initial needs and provides the added bonus of being manoeuvrable whilst carrying the load”. They primarily use the crane to remove large items from the engine, then move these items to a […]

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