Portal cranes are attached to the ground, operate on a movement track and are used in outdoors loading, unloading, montage, disassembly, repair and production technology projects. Attached bridging joists and the tyres beneath the cranes differentiate portal cranes from overhead cranes.
Types of Portal Cranes
Single-Column Portal Crane
Double-Column Portal Crane
SERVICE & MAINTENANCE
The Occupational Safety and Health Regulation published in the 14765 Official Gazette of January 11, 1974 as part of the 1475 Labor Law makes the periodical maintenance of Lifting Machinery mandatory.
It is required to have cranes, described as heavy machinery, examined by experts regularly and keep record of these examinations so that the cranes can continue to operate safely.