The slab tong crane with a load capacity of 40t and a span of 36m is already the sixth of its kind and will transport slabs 24 hours a day on 7 days a week - with the help of a special magnetic crossbeam as well as a specially by BRUNNHUBER CRANES designed slab tong with an eccentricity of up to 1500mm.
For this special purpose and constant ambient temperatures of 65° the crane is equipped with 2 air conditioning systems for redundant operation of the E-container as well as a fully air-conditioned driver's cab. The steel mill crane can be moved at a speed of up to 160m/min, the trolley with a speed of up to 60m/min.
The crane was designed and manufactured by BRUNNHUBER CRANES in Berlin and meets the highest German quality standards. The crane's classification corresponds to stress group and load group H4 / B6 and is designed for around 4,000,000 load cycles, which corresponds to a life span of around 30 years. For a maintenance-friendly operation and a guaranteed availability of 99%, the crane is equipped with a remote maintenance module that allows remote diagnosis and fast troubleshooting.
Around the clock service partner is BRUNNHUBER EISENHÜTTENSTADT GmbH, which has extensive know-how thanks to many years of experience in the maintenance of steelworks cranes.