Part 1 – Crane Installation for Energy Oilfield Service Machine Shop in Dallas TX
Gorbel Workstation and Jib Crane System Designed for Loading and Unloading Heavy Equipment for the Energy Industry in a CNC Machine Shop in Dallas, TX
Greg Brown, president W.W. Cannon, Inc., collaborated with Micah Embrey, Vice President Shamrock Precision, to design a crane system for their CNC (Computer Numerically Controlled) Machine Shop. They needed a safe and efficient way to move heavy tools in-and-out of the machine shop.
The G-Force Crane was the perfect solution needed to safely move heavy equipment, increase productivity, and create a safer work environment for personnel. W.W. Cannon’s installation manager, Richard Fargason with J.R. Mounger led the installation of the Gorbel’s G-Force crane.
G-Force Intelligent Lifting Device – Q Series
• Capacities from 165 to 1320 lbs.
• Speeds up to 200 ft. per minute
• Can cover multiple work cells
• Rapid return on investment through increased productivity and reduced product damage
• Decreases risk of operator injury creating a safer work environment
• Higher environmental ratings (more tolerant to dust and liquid)
• Enhances job performance
Features and Benefits:
• Patented G360™ collector and swivel assembly prevents damage to coil and/or optional air coil
• Remote mount auxiliary I/O block mounted below the handle
• Handle configurations are easily changeable in the field
• Intuitive servo-controlled lift
• Standard float mode capability
• Standard coil cords with in-field add-on air hose
• LCD on hand controller communicates more information like system status and diagnostics
• Seamless operator present function by means of a photo sensor
• Ergonomic Slide handle design
• Ease of installation for reduced installation time & costs
Watch a working demo of the G-Force Intelligent Lifting Device http://gorbel.com/media/videos/intelligentassistdeviceoverview.aspx
Contact us for advice and/or assistance with finding the perfect intelligent lifting device for your application.
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