|Alatas Service||System Upgrades|
|Product Type||Whirley Crane, Drive Upgrades|
|Crane Manufacturer||Washington Iron Works|
|Crane Model||30-185-10 | SWL 150 tons|
The Alatas team in the US performed a Washington Iron Works 30-185-10 drive upgrade. Read this Job Report to find the full scopes of all of the work that took place.
Details for Drive Upgrade
The following drives were upgraded:
Drive utilised was an ABB DCS800.
Junction Box / Enclosure Upgrades
The original junction boxes and enclosures were made from a mild steel construction which had surpassed their service life. All boxes and enclosures were replaced with SS to ensure long service life.
Load Monitoring Upgrade
During the downtime period, a load monitoring system was added to give the operator an accurate load weight indication as well as radius and boom angle. These systems include the crane’s load chart giving the operator a SWL readout for any given radius.