In almost all manufacturing or production environments, logistical tasks need to be solved. These can be diverse and sometimes challenging as can be seen in the following photo gallery. We would be pleased to forward further references from other reputable companies on request.
Two large ABUS cranes operating in the United Arab Emirates
Higher, larger, wider: the United Arab Emirates are the place where records go from strength to strength. One of the best known one would be the Burj al Arab, the luxury hotel in Dubai, which for many years held the record of being the highest of its kind worldwide.
Two giant ABUS EOT cranes at an automotive supplier in Ireland
The county of Carlow in the south western part of Ireland is famous for its prehistoric dolmens and in Browneshill you can find the very special Neolithic portal tomb with the biggest capstone in Ireland. This granite capstone has some very impressive data: The stone weighs about 100 t, measures, 4.7 x 8.1 m and has a thickness of about 2 m.
To the stars with ABUS and Baader Planetarium — ABUS chain hoists and HB systems in the observatory on the Wendelstein
Mankind has always been fascinated with the firmament and celestial bodies. It comes as no surprise astronomy is considered one of the oldest sciences. There is evidence of sky-watching from nearly all cultures and eras. Often sky-watchers had only simple tools we would consider almost primitive today.
ABUS EOT cranes in a plant producing concrete parts in Norway
Staff at the Norwegian company Björn Hansen A/S may take their inspiration from the "Preikestolen" to be found near where they are doing their jobs at Forsand.
ABUS EOT Cranes in the Samsung facilities in Poland
In December 2009, Samsung Electronics, a member of the South-Korean Samsung Group, acquired two factories from the Polish company Amica Wronki SA. Washing machines and refrigerators are produced there and will go to markets all over Europe.
ABUS EOT crane for dismantling a tunnel boring machine
If you were to pass the picturesque village of Sorbas in the province of Almería in the south of Spain you would have no clue as to the activities going on underground … However, closer inspection would reveal to you that Sorbas is a fascinating site on the new passage of the high-speed train AVE going from Almería to Murcia.
ABUS cranes in a precasting plant in Sweden
One tends to think of typical dark red wooden buildings when Swedish houses come to mind. And yet for quite some time the Swedish building industry has been relying on precast concrete units which have become an integral part in the building of houses and industrial buildings nowadays.
New technology meets traditional craft
Denmark is a country surrounded by over 7,000 kilometres of coastline and has long enjoyed a multifaceted tradition of building boats resulting in a great variety of types and sizes of boats being built. One type of craft has been in use in Denmark since time immemorial which is suitable for landing directly on the beach.
ABUS assists with award winning structure
One might feel like the Lilliputians in Jonathan Swift's novel "Gulliver's Travels" when he approaches the modern art sculpture "Exposure" designed by British Artist Antony Gormly. This sculpture stands 25.6 m high, weighs 60 tonnes and is situated in Lelystad on the Zuiderzee coast east of Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Eight ABUS EOT cranes in an aluminium profile plant
Hydro Building Systems France (HBSF) is the French daughter company of the Norwegian group Hydro and employs 1,650 employees at various locations in France. HBSF supplies metal products to the automobile industry and specialises in developing and producing aluminium profiles for doors, windows, glass roofs, conservatories, and railings and have just recently invested 25 million Euros into a completely new building at Soissons, just northeast of Paris.