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.



February 2012

ABUS EOT and jib cranes for a steel fabricator in Sweden

Sweden is well known for two things in particular among many others: its passion for winter sports and a long tradition in producing steel. LECOR Stålteknik AB, a company in Kungälv (north of Gothenburg), married these two in a spectacular project: the ski-jump at Holmenkollen.

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January 2012

The stage is the world: ABUS chain hoists, EOT cranes, and suspended rail systems at the stage services in Berlin

In the leading roles of Wagner’s lavishly enacted opera “Tristan and Iseult”: singers and musicians of international distinction. In major supporting roles: Products of the company ABUS Kransysteme acting behind the curtains.

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November 2011

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.

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October 2011

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.

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September 2011

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.

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August 2011

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.

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July 2011

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.

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June 2011

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.

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May 2011

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.

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April 2011

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.

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ABUS Kransysteme GmbH
Sonnenweg 1
D-51647 Gummersbach

P.O. BOX 10 01 62
D-51601 Gummersbach

Phone: +49 2261 37-0
Fax: +49 2261 37–247

info@abuscranes.com