Pune, Maharashtra India (PressExposure) February 16, 2011 -- Extends it product line for the construction & material handling Industry.
Unveils its Single Beam and Mobile Gantry Cranes at BC India. Pune based ElectroMech, India's largest industrial crane manufacturer and customized material handling solutions provider has entered into an agreement with the US based manufacturer - Shuttlelift to extend its offerings to the construction & material handling industry. The new partnership was formally announced to customers and the crane industry at bauma 2011 - the international trade fair for construction machinery held in Mumbai where ElectroMech unveiled the Single- Beam and Mobile Gantry Cranes.
First for the Indian market, the new line encompasses rubber-tired gantry cranes which will overcome the challenge of space availability in the shop floors offering tandem picks in a cost effective manner. Dependable and versatile, mobile gantry cranes offer cost effective lifting portability that can withstand the heaviest of loads. Easily assembled and disassembled, these can be used indoors or outdoors, whether mounted or mobile. ElectroMech will now supply various models along with adjustable heights and spans under the SL series that stand for lighter duty and limited flexibility & ISL series that stand for heavy duty and maximum flexibility. The gantries which can lift loads between 13 tonnes to 450 tonnes can be successfully adapted across multiple industries including pre-fabricated concrete, steel, modular buildings and wind power generation equipment.
"The Indian MHE industry is maturing fast and specialist lifting concepts are never far behind. Our customers have been asking for more dynamic and cost effective hoisting solutions that demand technical innovations and this is obviously a big step in that direction," quips Mr. Tushar Mehendale, Managing Director, ElectroMech. Speaking on the alliance he further adds, "ElectroMech firmly believes in offering the latest and the best product and service to its clients. Our tie-up with a renowned company like Shuttlelift - one of the leading gantry crane manufacturers in the world, allows us to explore advanced technology solutions and helps our customers to get world-class solutions from a trusted partner. We are certain that our new cranes will give their owners quite an edge."
This being a new product category, it is hard to ascertain the market size accurately. However according to estimates, the total size during the first year is approximately expected to the tune of 100 units and ElectroMech aspires to capture a substantial chunk of this market.
Mr. Neil Calder, Regional Sales Manager, Shuttlelift states "We are proud to have partnered with ElectroMech which has always aimed to be a total solutions provider; setting the standards for service, efficiency along with productivity. At Shuttlelift, we have been innovating our equipment with thoughtful, customer requested capabilities for more than 20 years now. This is a privileged opportunity for us to cater to the promising Indian industry. We are positive that our unique system designs and installation technology coupled with ElectroMech's manufacturing strength and strong distribution network will enable a tremendous growth opportunity."
At BC India expo, ElectroMech also showcased their expertise by displaying a fully functional 5MT Gantry crane highlighting its applications for bridge building. The major attraction at the stall was a live demo of the crane and an interactive game for visitors. This helped visitors to equip themselves with product experience in an innovative and interesting manner. The visitors were enthralled to handle the Radio Remote Control Crane which was an ingenious blend of technology and player's skill along with an entertainment aspect. This also gave the customers an opportunity to understand the fineness of motion and the precision of the cranes supplied by ElectroMech.
ElectroMech is a leading brand in engineering, manufacturing and servicing Industrial Overhead Cranes, Gantry Cranes, Electric wire rope hoists and customized material handling solutions. ElectroMech's strong tradition of design and manufacturing capability coupled with its tie-up with ABUS Crane Systems Germany and STAHL Cranes Systems, Germany enables it to provide world class hoisting solutions across several industry verticals. For more information, visit http://www.emech.in
Shuttlelift rubber-tired gantry cranes are the preferred customer-inspired solution for heavy lifting requirements and are manufactured to specification for a multitude of applications, worldwide. The Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin-based company manufactures cranes with capacities ranging from 13 to 450 tonnes, all of which are supported by a global network of experienced dealers. Through superior engineering innovations, Shuttlelift has become one of the premier lines in today's materials-handling industry. For more information, visit http://www.shuttlelift.com.