gantry crane


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gantry crane

[′gan·trē ‚krān]
(mechanical engineering)
A bridgelike hoisting machine having fixed supports or arranged for running along tracks on ground level.

Gantry Crane

 

a crane mounted on rigid supports (gantries) in the form of a bridge that moves along rails. They are used mainly for serving open warehouse areas with a large volume of work.

gantry crane

A revolving crane, positioned atop a movable pedestal that travels along tracks; can reach a more extensive area of a construction site than a stationary crane of similar size.

gantry crane

A large crane mounted on a platform that usually runs back and forth on parallel tracks astride the work area. Often shortened to gantry.
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The DB 110 joins one 70-ton Shuttlelift gantry crane, deployed in fall 2014, and two 50-ton models.
58 TABLE 22 GLOBAL FORECAST OF MOBILE HARBOR CRANE REVENUES, THROUGH 2018 ($ MILLIONS) 59 FIGURE 21 GLOBAL MOBILE HARBOR CRANE MARKET SHARES BY TONNAGE, 2012 (%) 59 FIGURE 22 GLOBAL MOBILE HARBOR CRANE MARKET SHARES BY REGION, 2012 (%) 60 SHIP-TO-SHORE GANTRY CRANES 61 TABLE 23 GLOBAL FORECAST OF SHIP-TO-SHORE GANTRY CRANE UNIT SALES, THROUGH 2018 62 TABLE 24 GLOBAL FORECAST OF SHIP-TO-SHORE GANTRY CRANE REVENUES, THROUGH 2018 ($ MILLIONS) 62 FIGURE 23 GLOBAL SHIP-TO-SHORE GANTRY CRANE MARKET SHARES BY TONNAGE, 2012 (%) 62 FIGURE 24 GLOBAL SHIP-TO-SHORE GANTRY CRANE MARKET SHARES BY REGION, 2012 (%) 64 RUBBER TYRED GANTRY CRANES 64 TABLE 25 GLOBAL FORECAST OF RUBBER TYRED GANTRY CRANE UNIT SALES, THROUGH 2018 (NO.
The order follows up the Konecranes Goliath gantry crane that the same customer ordered in March 2013.
The Port of Tyne's PS6m gantry crane is set to take up home at South Tyneside's Riverside Quay.
TPK Koja also will build produce additional equipment including one unit of quay container crane (QCC), three units of rubber tyred gantry crane and eight units of head truck.
Little wonder then that she will soon become the GCC countries' first female gantry crane operator, hauling thousands of tonnes of containers off and on ships.
Student Dave Patterson in the Gantry Crane Simulator at the Maritime and Engineering College, in Birkenhead Jim Teasdale
58 TABLE 22 GLOBAL FORECAST OF MOBILE HARBOR CRANE REVENUES, THROUGH 2018 ($ MILLIONS) 59 TABLE 23 GLOBAL FORECAST OF SHIP-TO-SHORE GANTRY CRANE UNIT SALES, THROUGH 2018 62 TABLE 24 GLOBAL FORECAST OF SHIP-TO-SHORE GANTRY CRANE REVENUES, THROUGH 2018 ($ MILLIONS) 62 TABLE 25 GLOBAL FORECAST OF RUBBER TYRED GANTRY CRANE UNIT SALES, THROUGH 2018 (NO.
wet-cast gantry crane buckets rotating under the plant prompted Plant Architects to incorporate the dual-discharge door option offered by Sicoma.
The Port of Tyne's PS6m gantry crane is today set to be manoeuvred into place on South Tyneside's Riverside Quay.
Previously, the port had announced deals to purchase cranes from the Chinese gantry crane manufacturer ZPMC worth $170m.
Summary: Global marine terminal operator DP World's commitment to UAE national students was underlined when three Dubai Men's College (DMC) students formally handed over a scale model of a Tandem Lift Gantry Crane they built with DP World's guidance and support.