Radio remote controls fitted to Konecranes overhead and monorail cranes at Tasmanian brewer J Boag

Radio remote controls fitted to Konecranes overhead and monorail cranes at Tasmanian brewer J Boag from Konecranes

By: Konecranes  12-Aug-2013
Keywords: Data Logger

Radio remote controls fitted to Konecranes overhead and monorail cranes at Tasmanian brewer J Boag & Son are helping the operators lift and position their loads precisely, while also ensuring the safety of the operators. J Boag employs a Konecranes single-girder CXTS overhead crane with a wire rope hoist in the hop room. The one tonne crane, with a 4.34 metre span, is used for manoeuvring bags containing brewing additives into position over the dissolving tanks. A Konecranes radio-controlled XN electric chain hoist on an XNM monorail is used for lifting a bowl out of a separator, as part of the beer-making process.

Keywords: Data Logger

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