Single Girder Cranes

Made in the USA. Building a variety of single girder cranes for our customer’s unique lifting requirements for more than 100 years.

Abell-Howe single girder cranes are available in top running or under running construction in either push-type, hand-geared or motorized operation. These cranes offer the most cost effective solution to your overhead material handling needs for standard capacities up to 15 tons and spans through 78 feet. For larger capacities or spans, please contact us.


Standard Features

  • Rotating or fixed axle
  • Wheels hardened to 300 BHN
  • Push button attached to the hoist.
  • NEMA 12 VFD bridge panel with door mounted disconnect
  • Designed to CMAA Specification #74 standards for duty classes “A” to “D”
  • Two Speed Hoists and Trolley

Optional Features

  • Operational in hazardous atmospheres (IEC or NEC)
  • Air powered
  • Variable frequency drives
  • Collision avoidance Systems
  • Festooned Independent Push Button Control
  • Radio remote control
  • Tandem hoist or crane control
  • Below-the-hook devices
  • Lights
  • Warning devices

Let our inhouse Engineers design a system to meet your needs.


Top Running Example

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