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  • How Temperature Is Affecting Your Crane | Crane Repair Services by T&M
    May 22, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Working outdoors is no picnic when extreme temperatures are involved – especially when you’re trying to operate heavy machinery. Overly hot and cold temperatures are not only uncomfortable to work in, but they can also potentially damage the delicate and intricate crane machinery, which can have dangerous and costly results.

  • How to Avoid Overhead Crane Failure
    May 1, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Overhead cranes are massive machines that rely on a lot of moving parts to function properly. At T&M Cranes, we sell and service overhead cranes in Kentucky, Indiana, and Illinois. Our priority is making sure all of our customers have the best exper...

  • Different Types of Single Girder and Double Girder Overhead Cranes
    April 30, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    An overhead crane consists of double overhead runways integrated into a structure’s support system linked by a beam configuration. The beam configuration rests on an end truck structure, which moves on wheels from one end of a runway to the other. All o...

  • 5 Tips for Double Girder Gantry Crane Safety
    April 9, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    In most facilities, even the smallest cranes involve the movement of tons of steel and equipment. Double girder gantry cranes, however, bring many tons of equipment into play.

  • OSHA Inspections: Eight Signs It’s Time to Replace Your Overhead Crane Equipment
    April 9, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Overhead cranes serve as one of the most important pieces of equipment in a production, distribution or even repair facility.

  • What You Need to Know About the Six Categories of Overhead Crane Parts and Functions Before Buying
    March 25, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Overhead cranes form the backbone of many industrial, mining, and transport operations across the globe. They make the movement of goods both more efficient and safe through a facility. While the decision on whether or not an operation needs an overhead...

  • How to prepare for your overhead crane installation in Illinois
    March 23, 2020 at 4:00 AM

    Overhead cranes are fantastic tools for businesses that need to handle heavy or bulky loads. Transporting items via a crane lift frees up valuable ground space and makes life easier and safer for employees.

    However, overhead cranes don’t just inst...

  • How to Choose the Best Crane Service Provider for Your Needs
    February 27, 2020 at 5:00 AM

    Understanding which companies can serve your needs best is the first step toward getting the customized crane services for you.

  • How a Portable Gantry Crane Can Help Your Productivity
    February 27, 2020 at 5:00 AM

    T&M Cranes explains why a portable gantry crane can improve your productivity and what you need to know before choosing a gantry crane solution.

  • Below-the-Hook Lifting Devices: Types, Uses and Standards
    January 30, 2020 at 5:00 AM

    Below-the-hook (BTH) lifting devices are important attachments that facilitate the efficient and safe transportation of various types of loads. They include coil hooks, coil grabs, mechanical lifters, spreader bars, and magnet lifts used in conjunction ...

  • Introducing T&M Cranes - Featuring Dependable Overhead Crane Services
    January 30, 2020 at 5:00 AM

    T&M Cranes is known for its high-quality products and dependable service in the overhead material handling equipment field. Our modern overhead material handling facilities serve customers throughout North America.

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