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Bushman Material Handling Equipment News

Recommendations For Buying And Inspecting Below-The-Hook Lifting Devices

Arguably, your Below-the-Hook lifting devices can be considered the “hands” of your operation. You might have great metal processing machines, but they cannot produce your product or value-added service unless the master coils, plates, structural pieces, sheet bundles and burned/cut parts can be efficiently and safely gripped, lifted and set into and moved out of your line. This article will offer important things to consider before buying a lifting attachment, either separately or with a new overhead crane.

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100 Ton Mechanical Upender From Bushman

Bushman Equipment, Inc. recently shipped a mechanical upender (tipper) rated for 100 tons (200,000 lb). The loading and unloading platforms are 168” x 132”.  The drive motor is 25 HP and is controlled by an AC flux vector variable frequency drive.

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Bushman Equipment Propels Productivity in Wind Power Industry

Bushman Equipment, Inc, a manufacturer of custom-engineered material handling solutions, as completed several projects for a global manufacturer of automotive transmissions, steering systems and axles, as well as transmission systems for commercial vehicles, off-road machinery, rail vehicles, marine craft, helicopters and wind turbines.

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Bushman Equipment Manufactures Unique Jib Cranes

Bushman Equipment, Inc, a manufacturer of custom-engineered material handling solutions, has delivered two unique jib cranes to an aluminum mill in the Middle East. Bushman’s customer provided a number of its casting systems that included Bushman’s semi-automated jib cranes, or “manipulators”, to lift and set the distribution troughs.

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Bushman Equipment Rolls Lifting Solution Into Tissue Plant

Bushman Equipment, Inc, a manufacturer of custom-engineered material handling solutions, has delivered a special Below-the-Hook Roll Lifter for one of the world’s leading manufacturers of tissue. Bushman® spreader beams, C-Hooks, paper clamps and tongs are most often used for roll handling.

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Bushman Cylinder Lifter Attaches to Crane System

Bushman Equipment, Inc, a manufacturer of custom-engineered material handling solutions, recently delivered three cylinder lifters to American Crane & Equipment Corporation headquartered in Douglasville, PA. The Below-the-Hook lifters are attachments for crane systems used in the handling of waste material from a uranium enrichment process for commercial nuclear power plants.

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Bushman Equipment Bottom Block Forges Relationship With Customer

Bushman Equipment, a manufacturer of custom-engineered material handling solutions, has delivered a special 50 ton capacity Motorized Rotating Bottom Block for a nationally known forging operation in Pennsylvania that specializes in making high length/width products with bored interiors for the surface mining industry.

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Bushman Equipment Provides Retro-Fit For Plate Lifter

Bushman Equipment, a manufacturer of custom-engineered material handling solutions, recently retrofit an electro-mechanical plate lifter to hydraulic drive. The material was delivered to and the work was performed on-site at SSAB’s Axis, Alabama mill. SSAB is a leading global provider of high strength steel plate.

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Bushman Ships Largest Upender In Company History

Bushman Equipment, a manufacturer of custom-engineered material handling solutions, recently shipped the largest upender in company history. The unit was shipped to a new 350,000 sq. ft. plant built by Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. in Memphis, TN. The upender will be used by Mitsubishi to handle components of the electric power transformers it produces—the largest of which weighs up to 500 tons.

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