Industrial cranes are indispensable crane devices in the automotive industry.
Cranes are also used in the production of the following:
- power batteries
- interior linings (seats)
- lights / headlamps
Cranes are also often used in tool maintenance and for assembly of steel components of the vehicle itself.
The most common industrial cranes are:
- Bridge cranes of up to 40 t (to be used for tools), usually with two winches for tool rotation)
- Slewing jib cranes of up to 1 t (to be used for small engines and power batteries)
- Light cranes or several light cranes on a single track (for assembly lines)