Enerpac Travel Gantry Wins ESTA Innovation Award
Enerpac Heavy Lifting Technology has won the Innovation Manufacturer Award for the ETL600 Travel Gantry, at the ESTA Awards of Excellence 2017. As the leading European association for the abnormal road transport and mobile crane rental industry, the ESTA Award recognises the growing contribution of Enerpac Heavy Lifting Technology as a supplier of innovative heavy lifting solutions.
The ETL600 travel gantry combines the safety and efficiency of a hydraulic gantry with the ease of use of a self-propelled modular transporter (SPMT). With a lifting capacity of 60 tons, the travel gantry sets a new standard in equipment and container handling.
“We thank ESTA for this prestigious award,” said Jeroen Naalden, global director, Enerpac Heavy Lifting Technology. “As the industry grapples with the challenge of handling heavier loads safely, Enerpac is here to supply the new thinking needed to develop innovative lifting solutions using proven technologies.”
ETL600 travel gantryHydraulically propelled rubber tyres and carousel turning, allow the travel gantry to move in any direction. Housing the diesel driven hydraulics within the gantry itself enhances mobility by eliminating hoses and ensuring an unobstructed & safe workspace.
The travel gantry features self-contained hydraulics, telescopic cylinders and wireless controls. All operations are controlled from the wireless controller and are automatically corrected by Enerpac’s unique software, automatically ensuring synchronous lifting. As an additional safety feature, the system will prevent a lift if it senses overload conditions. The assembly also includes of a runner winch can be used to lift small auxiliary objects.
The entire travel lift gantry can fit in a standard 40’ shipping container for ease of transportation and storage.
For more information on Enerpac Heavy Lifting Technology, visit www.enerpac.com.