Engineering & Manufacturing

We can design and manufacture cranes and materials handling systems particular to your needs. However, we’re not just about cranes! See us for a competitive quote on having us manufacture your parts – whatever they are!

Our fabrication & machine shop is well equipped to handle jobs of all types and sizes. We specialize in both CNC and conventional machining with our engineering department being able to assist with CNC ready 3D model generation of your parts.

manual maching

Crane Aid’s CNC milling capability across its’ CNC machining centres both horizontal and vertical mills offers:

  • 2 pallet horizontal and vertical machining
  • Machining envelopes up to 1016mm x 508mm x 500mm
  • Fixture location system to minimise change-over and set up times
  • High pressure coolant to deliver higher metal removal rates
  • Renishaw probes for work piece set up and gauging

CNC turning capability covers a large envelope with our CNC turning centres:

  • Bar feed for unmanned operation
  • 3 axis
  • Steadies for turning of long shafts
  • Renishaw probes for work piece set up and gauging
  • Maximum turning diameter of 600mm across 3065mm bed length

Crane Aid offers a large variety of manual machining oppurtunities:

  • Maximum turning diameter of 1000mm across 4000mm bed length
  • Maximum milling envelope of 5000mm across 5000mm bed length
  • Broaching
  • Gear Cutting
  • Slotting
  • Fabrication
Crane Aid manufacture parts for all industrial sectors including:
  • Crane Industry
  • General Engineering
  • Agriculture
  • Concrete Industry
  • Heavy Transport
  • Steel Industry
  • Paper Industry
  • Fabrication
  • Marine Industry
  • Construction Industry
  • Water/Hydro
  • Paper Industry
  • Civil/Mining Indsutry
  • Rail
  • Wine Industry
  • Polymer Industry
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