What Are The Types of EOT Cranes...? Discover The Answer Here

by Mahi Sheth HR Manager
In recent years, there is a very high rise in the field of heavy work machines specially crane. Nowadays, high tech cranes are available that made the working of the labours as well as operation in construction or any industrial area very easy.

Crane is basically a lifting object that is widely used in many industries as well as at the construction sites. Cranes can easily lift the heavier objects without any difficulty and moreover use of crane can also increase the safety in work and also brings flexibility as well as efficiency in work. When it comes to choose the crane that can easily handle the heavy duty work then your first preference definitely should be EOT cranes.  There are other models also available that you will get to know about from the gantry crane suppliers.

Learn more about the EOT cranes

EOT is basically known as an Electric Overhead Travelling crane. This crane moves or works on the gantry rail pairs that are attached on the gantry girders and it also supports over the columns on both of the sides of the bay. EOT cranes are consistently being used at the factories, construction sites as well as at refineries. Potential of carrying the heavy items are very good and this crane can do it in a very proper and easy manner.

EOT cranes also come with the bridge girders, end carriages, trolley assemble, long travel, platforms etc. This crane also provides the support to some special features such as 3 or 2 trolleys that run on a mutual pair of the bridge girders.  EOT cranes can automatically mobilize the working speed of the machine.  Some special models also feature the box of planetary gear that has 3 drive motor in order to get the hoist motion. In EOT machines thyristor frequency or variable voltage is fitted that control the various drives fitted in the machines. These cranes have the permanent or detachable attachments that include grab bucket, magnet, lifting beam, C hook, sheet pack lifter and more.

Different types of EOT cranes

There are few types of EOT cranes available that you can buy such as - 

Under slung – This EOT crane is used over the place where there is not enough space is available in between the gantry top and below roof truss. This EOT crane is moved over the interior flanges over the beams of a gantry girder.

Rail mounted JIB – This crane have hoisting, slewing and machinery at the fixed rotating frame. This crane is generally used in the ports. Jib and hoisting steer drive are generally made in order to ensure the perfect fitting and do the tasks properly.

Moving type cantilever – This crane generally comes for use in heavy industry such as steel plants. This crane works and moves over the reaction rollers and gantry rails used in order to stabilize the movement that comes out of cantilever loads.

Gantry Crane – It is also a kind of overhead crane that fixes at one location. Anything that needs to lift must be brought near to machine or crane. Gantry crane supports the big rectangular frame over which crane move left, right, forward or back. This crane is best for the factories where heavy objects need to move from floor to floor.


If you run the industry and looking for the crane that can easily carry the heavy equipment then you should surely buy the EOT crane. EOT crane may prove to be little expensive but it will surely prove to be beneficial for a long run.

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