Hoists & Cranes Blog

What are Hoists, and What Do They Do?

What are Hoists, and What Do They Do?

A hoist is an overhead lifting device that uses pulleys and either wire rope or chain to lift the load or move it horizontally. Hoists work by transferring the load from the hook to the traveling beam of the crane, allowing them to move heavy items around the work...

The Benefits of Overhead Crane Modernization

The Benefits of Overhead Crane Modernization

As your business grows and evolves, you will likely need to increase your crane’s capacity, speed, or reliability to keep up with increased demands. For many, purchasing a new crane to meet these new demands may seem like the best option until you see the price tag....

The Benefits of Motorizing Overhead Cranes

The Benefits of Motorizing Overhead Cranes

Like many other industries, one of the simplest ways to increase productivity is to motorize the tools and devices used by the workers.   Hand saw vs circular saw Sandpaper vs electric sander Bit & brace vs electric or cordless drill   The same holds...