Crane equipment for the chemical and food-processing industry is usually used for:
– Equipment maintenance
– Handling of raw material in mixing processes in large bags or containers
Additional conditions apply in oil refineries, as well as for the production of paints and varnishes:
- The equipment must be made from stainless steel
- Special bio-based lubricants to be used on hoists
- Explosion-proof equipment, in accordance with ATEX standards
Monorail and slewing jib cranes with chain hoists and light bridge cranes are most commonly installed.