Solutions for Crane Bay Transfers

A new white paper that describes the top 14 applications of air bearing (or “air caster”) technology has been published to The white paper is based on Airfloat’s nearly 50 years of experience in heavy load movement. Below is an excerpt:

Crane Bay Transfer

Crane Bay Shuttle

An Airfloat crane bay shuttle

Throughout manufacturing, overhead cranes are used to move heavy loads. These heavy loads become handling problems when it is necessary to move beyond the reach of the cranes. Examples: movement between parallel cranes and movement between cranes that intersect.

Typical air bearing solutions of this type include:

To download the white paper, click here and fill out the form on the right-hand column.

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