Crane & Hoist

23 January 2020

model shd1 heavy lift offshore cranes

Stromag Model SHD1 Modular Braking Systems for Heavy Lift Offshore Cranes

A leading global heavy lift crane OEM, needed an economical braking system for large mast cranes typically installed on semi-submersible and surface crane vessels. The offshore construction vessels provide heavy lifting capability to support surface and sub-sea asset installation, decommissioning and removal.

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01 November 2019

Luffing and Flat Top Tower Cranes

Stromag SHD Series Braking Systems for Luffing and Flat Top Tower Cranes

FMGru, a leading tower crane manufacturer located in Italy, needed reliable emergency braking systems for several models of its flat top and hydraulic luffing cranes. The caliper brakes are mounted on the disc flange of the crane’s main hoist drums.

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17 June 2019

Marine Braking Solutions

Creating tomorrow’s marine braking solutions

Modern vessels are equipped with dozens of ancillary items, such as winches and loading cranes, which must all incorporate braking systems to ensure their operation is reliable and effectively controlled.

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09 May 2019

Offshore Drilling Rig BOP Winch

Stromag SH18 Brakes for Offshore Drilling Rig BOP Winch

A leading crane OEM required caliper brakes for blowout preventer (BOP) winches utilized on offshore drilling rigs. The overhead cranes raise, lower and store the large, heavy BOP stacks comprised of a series of high-pressure valves.

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18 April 2019

Taking Crane

Taking crane braking to new heights

A crane may not use its brakes often, but when the need arises, they must be able to operate with the complete reliability. It’s a quality that Stromag, a premier brand of Altra Industrial Motion Corp., designs into its turnkey crane braking packages. As a result, Stromag braking systems are the solution of choice for several crane original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) around the world.

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