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Save Money by Modernizing Your Overhead Crane’s DC Power Supply

Production demands throughout various industries have disrupted workflows worldwide; many companies are experiencing a need to invest in new, reliable material handling equipment to keep up with increased production operations. However, purchasing new systems, particularly overhead cranes, is expensive and requires high up-front investment.

Fortunately, if your facility has an existing overhead crane system, there’s a simpler and cheaper way to achieve greater efficiency. Read More…

Best Practices for Safer Overhead Crane Operation

If you work in an industrial setting, you should be familiar with various types of material handling equipment, and may even have operated an overhead crane at some point within your facility. What you may not know is that the same best practices used to operate tower cranes can be applied to overhead systems. Read More…

Why You Need CMAA 78 Certified Crane Technicians

We have had each of our inspectors and technicians certified under CMAA 78 (Crane Manufacturers Association of America) specifications. While specification 78 is new to the industry, written in 2002 and revised in 2015, it guarantees that the individuals working on your crane know their stuff– and know it well.  Read More…

Hoist and Winch Maintenance Safety Tips

Hoists and winches, like any other material handling equipment, require consistent maintenance to ensure safety and optimized functionality. Read More…

Top Signs You Need Crane Service & Repairs

No matter how you put your crane to use, maintaining  material handling equipment in top condition is vital in order to keep up with compliance regulations and the overall safety within your facility. Read More…

5 Benefits of Modernizing Cranes with VFDs

Variable frequency drives, or VFDs, are used in the material handling industry to control electric hoists and other lifting equipment. A VFD is powerful technology which has revolutionized the operation of crane and hoist systems by improving the functionality of the entire crane system. Read More…

Key Factors To Keep In Mind During Hoist Procurement

Hundreds of hoist brands, types and sizes exist in the world, each best suited for different applications and environments. The most common mistake we see when we’re out on the job is an improper hoist being utilized for an unsuitable application. Read More…

MHS Crane & Demag IDAPSY Software

You’ve heard the term IDAPSY, but you’re not quite sure what it is or why it’s important to ensure the technicians you trust to fix your machine are familiar with Demag’s IDAPSY software.. Read More…

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