Fine Laser Cutting – Vacuum Lifting and Sheetmetal Handling

The Requirement:  Fine Laser Cutting, a Papakura based sheet metal services company, had a manual handling challenge with their lifting and handling of sheet steel onto the bed of their laser cutting machine. Different thickness sheet metal, both ferrous and non-ferrous needed to be safely handled and business growth meant that efficiency gains were looked for to increase the throughput […]

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Palmerston North City Council – Workstation

The Requirement This busy waste water plant in Palmerston North needed a custom-made crane system to be designed, manufactured and installed with minimal disruption to their operation. The Challenge The original Pump Station building had been commissioned many years previous without any lifting mechanisms in place to maintain screens, pumps and motors. Maintenance on the existing equipment was due to […]

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Hamilton Jet Assembly Plant -Jib Crane

The Requirement This busy manufacturing and assembly plant in Christchurch required a crane system to be designed, manufactured and installed to assist in the processing section of the business. The Challenge The design of the cranes for this application was a relatively straightforward operation for the Design Team. In order to provide the customer with the span and lifting capacity […]

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Sonoco – Monorail

The Requirement Three busy manufacturing plants in Auckland, Kawerau and Christchurch requires an overhead lifting system to load and unload mandrels into the Tube and Core manufacturing machines and installed with minimal disruption to their operation. The Challenge The production machinery, supporting tables and decoilers had already been in place for many years so it was necessary to work around […]

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Geo Thermal Power Station Wairakei – Davit Crane

The Requirement This new Geo Thermal Power Station had many on-site applications where pumps and motors were required to be lifted out of well situations for regular checking and servicing. A simple one man lifting device was required for this procedure, that could be simply transported from point to point around the large site. The Challenge There are several standards […]

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