Richards-Wilcox Custom-Cranes No longer Manufactures or Services Crane Systems
For over 90 years, we have been providing solutions for material handling issues through crane, hoist, monorails and many other type of crane systems used in construction. Through regular inspections by trained technicians, equipment life is prolonged by preventing wear and tear and improved overall system reliability. We have switched this side of the business over to a proven crane vendor. They have qualified technicians that take care to ensure that you have safe and reliable equipment.
When do cranes need to be inspected?
Crane inspection and examination, as required by law, depends on the classification, the frequency and the number of cycles on which the equipment is being used. Preventive maintenance programs can be customized based on your crane system and equipment specifications. Overall, prevent equipment safety issues, breakdowns and advert component failures. Not only does this avoid unnecessary production downtime, but it saves both time and money
The industrial equipment we do service
We are now more focused on installing and services commercial doors, dock levelers and security gate solutions. Cutting your operation costs by offering energy efficient and low maintenance products is our goal. Our 30 fully stocked trucks come equipped to repair any equipment the first time – even on emergency calls. Contact the industrial equipment experts for fast and reliable service
Recommended inspection frequency
Crane service is at slow speeds with long, idle periods between lifts required.
Recommended Frequency: Annual
Crane service is light and the speed is slow. Single-Shift Operations.
Recommended Frequently: Annual or Semi-Annual
Crane handling loads on average 50% of the rated capacity. Double or triple shift operation.
Recommended Frequency: Bi-Monthly to Quarterly
Crane handling loads approaching 50% of the rated capacity will be handled constantly during the working period. Triple shift operation.
Recommended Frequency: Monthly
Crane handles loads approaching a rated capacity throughout lift. Triple shift operation.
Recommended Frequency: Weekly to Bi-Weekly
Crane is capable of handling loads approaching a rated capacity continuously under severe service conditions throughout it’s life. Triple shift operations.
Recommended Frequency: Weekly