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  • Your Guide to Manufacturing Quality Wire Rope Hoists
    May 30, 2024 at 4:00 AM

    Wire rope hoists are an essential piece of equipment in many industries including construction, mining, and manufacturing. They are utilized for lifting and moving heavy objects with precision and efficiency.

  • Finding Quality Replacements for Crane Parts and Accessories
    May 30, 2024 at 4:00 AM

    Overhead cranes are vital for the efficient movement of heavy objects in many industries, particularly those that rely heavily on manufacturing. However, as with any type of machinery, overhead cranes can eventually experience wear and tear, requiring replacement crane parts and accessories.

  • CM Lodestar VS: What is Driving Your Electric Chain Hoist?
    April 18, 2024 at 5:00 AM

    CM Lodestar: VS Looking for an electric chain hoist with variable speed control

  • All About: Lifting Hook Types

    Understanding the function of different types of lifting hooks is essential in ensuring the proper and safe operation of materials during handling operations.

  • T&M Cranes is your resource for replacing an existing variable frequency drive with a Magnetek Impulse VFD
    April 8, 2024 at 9:00 AM

    Magnetek has recently introduced the IMPULSE®•G+/VG+ Series 5 Variable Frequency Drives. If you have an old VFD from many years ago or even have a hoist with contactor control- A Magnetek Impulse VFD can be an easy upgrade.

  • Safety Tips to Know When Using Heavy Lifting Devices
    March 26, 2024 at 4:00 AM

    Heavy lifting devices play a crucial role in many industries, allowing workers to perform tasks that would otherwise be impossible. However, these machines also pose potential hazards that need to be diligently addressed.

  • Cranes 101: What Parts of an Overhead Crane are Replaceable?

    Replacing worn or damaged parts of a crane is an essential part of proper maintenance. Not only does regularly replacing parts prevent accidents, but it also helps to prolong the life of the crane.

  • All About: Overhead Crane Classifications
    February 10, 2024 at 5:00 AM

    Looking to understand overhead crane classifications? We'll take you through the six different overhead crane classes, from Class A to Class F, and delve into their key features and specific applications.

  • Understanding the Many Types of Overhead Crane Attachments
    October 26, 2023 at 4:00 AM

    Overhead cranes are machines that are primarily used in industrial environments for lifting and transporting heavy loads. These machines allow workers to move large and heavy loads safely and with ease.

  • Merrillville, Indiana Crane Rebuilds or Buy New: A Guide
    October 26, 2023 at 4:00 AM

    Industrial cranes play a vital role in the efficient functioning of various businesses. However, over time, wear and tear is inevitable, leaving business owners with a critical decision to make—should they opt for investing in a new one or opting for a crane rebuild in Merrillville, Indiana?

  • Different Types of Overhead Cranes for Your Business
    August 27, 2023 at 10:00 PM

    With so many types of overhead cranes available, choosing the right one for your business can be tricky!

  • Which Overhead Crane? An In-Depth Guide to Lifting Devices
    July 26, 2023 at 10:00 PM

    Choosing the right lifting device for your project is vital.

  • Signs It's Time for Crane Modernization in Crown Point
    July 26, 2023 at 10:00 PM

    Cranes are sturdy, reliable, and long-lasting, but that doesn't mean they'll last forever. If you've been using the same crane for years, it might be time for you to modernize.

  • What to Expect from an Overhead Crane Inspection
    June 25, 2023 at 10:00 PM

    Overhead cranes are critical tools in moving heavy loads, and routine inspections are necessary to prevent accidents, reduce downtime and keep the equipment in good condition.

  • Brand Matters: Why Choose a Harrington Hoist
    April 1, 2023 at 7:00 AM

    When it comes to purchasing cranes and hoists, choosing the right brand can make all the difference. A well-known and reputable brand can offer you peace of mind that you are investing in a high-quality product that will last for years to come.

  • Ordering a Hoist?
    November 22, 2022 at 5:00 AM

    There are two types of electric powered hoists—Electric Wire Rope and Electric Chain Hoists. Click here to see some of the Wire Rope and Electric Chain Hoists T&M Cranes offers.

  • Our Crane Service Company: T&M Cranes' Overhead Modernization
    October 7, 2020 at 6:00 AM

    You need a crane service company with decades of experience and knows the ins and outs of crane modernization—and can return your crane promptly so you can keep business moving.

  • T&M Cranes’ In-House, On-Site Crane Repair and Fabrication Service
    October 7, 2020 at 6:00 AM

    Here’s what you can expect when you come to us for your crane repair.

  • Below-the-Hook Lifting Devices: Types, Uses and Standards
    January 30, 2020 at 5:00 AM

    Below-the-hook (BTH) lifting devices are important attachments that facilitate the efficient and safe transportation of various types of loads. They include coil hooks, coil grabs, mechanical lifters, spreader bars, and magnet lifts used in conjunction ...

  • Introducing T&M Cranes - Featuring Dependable Overhead Crane Services
    January 30, 2020 at 5:00 AM

    T&M Cranes is known for its high-quality products and dependable service in the overhead material handling equipment field. Our modern overhead material handling facilities serve customers throughout North America.

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