Choosing The Right Crane
Selecting the right crane for the job matters for efficiency, safety and cost. To choose well, you should always consider the following issues. Whatever your needs, though, do just call us. We'll advise you appropriately.
Use the crane rating charts to make the correct selection.
* Please note that Total Weight of Load is obtained by adding:
Actual load weight
+ Crane hook block
+ Slings, spreaders, shackles
+ any other lifting attachment.
The total of which must not exceed any load capacity listed in any Crane Rating Chart.
The Crane Association of New Zealand also has a practical, useful page on selecting the right crane. Check it out here.