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Lifecycle Care is a systematic, consistent, comprehensive and professional approach to crane maintenance that is supported by world-class tools and processes.
Calvin Leclair - New Business Development
One of the most expensive parts of crane repair is not the cost of the actual repair. It is the loss of operating income that results when a crane is out of service. Your downtime cost can be extremely high when you consider your wasted business support cost, and your loss of business opportunity cost.
Corrective maintenance is carried out after a fault is detected and is aimed at restoring your crane to a condition in which it can perform its intended function. Retrofits are a relatively easy and economical way to add current features and technologies to your existing overhead crane.
Norris Production Solutions is the world’s largest producer of sucker rods which join the surface and downhole components of reciprocating piston pumps for the oil and natural gas drilling industry.
Stupp Corporation makes a comprehensive size range of custom steel pipe. At 2 a.m. on September 19, 2012, Konecranes service manager Stephen Doyle received a callout on a catastrophic failure of a 54-ton coil bay overhead crane in the company’s spiral mill. The root cause of the mishap was undetermined, but the results were clear. The hoist frame was severely damaged and the crane was completely inoperable.
Our paper mill was established in the early 1990s. Believe it or not, our cranes haven’t been upgraded much since. Needless to say, we are constantly dealing with breakdowns due to our aging equipment.