Practical Observations for Rail Mounted Crane Interfaces

by Simo Hoite of Liftech Consultants Inc., Hannu Oja of Konecranes, Daan Potters of BTG, Bart Vermeer of Moffatt & Nichol, Jens Goebel of Igus, Luciano Corbetta of Cavotec, and Paul Bolger of Liebherr.

Published by Port Equipment Manufacturers Association (PEMA).

PEMA explains, “This Information Paper provides commentary and practical guidance about issues related to design and design coordination of civil infrastructure for rail mounted cranes. It does not provide guidance about quality assurance during construction. The Paper’s goal is to help reduce challenges and costs during installation and operation of rail mounted cranes.”