Hiab launches its new Hiab XS 544, a 51 tm crane where efficient load handling, greater versatility and reduced environmental impact are all in the limelight. Functions such as HiPro, endless slewing and a variable pump make the Hiab XS 544 even better at working in tough conditions with retained stability, high capacity and improved fuel economy.
Sergio Peiró, Product Manager for heavy range cranes at Hiab Loader Cranes took part in its creation and he feels the Hiab XS 544 combines the characteristics crane operators value most in their day-to-day work.
“To make a great crane you first need to understand the enormous demands placed on today’s hauliers. When we talk to our customers around the world it soon becomes clear that our job is to provide them with efficiency, speed and precision.”
A crane operator’s workplace usually entails many people and vehicles on the move in constantly changing surroundings. It’s in this environment that operators lift heavy loads sometimes to heights of 20 to 30 meters safely. The time available for work is often limited by deliveries that must be made within an agreed period. This kind of challenge is a great source of job satisfaction for the best crane operators who take pride in providing excellent service to their customers.
The fully automatic HiPro system that provides operators with the freedom to concentrate on their work was developed and refined over a period of ten years. HiPro safeguards smooth and fast manoeuvres that allow the operator to confidently place heavy loads. Other highlights such as endless slewing, X-function on both second boom and jib as well as VSL make Hiab XS 544 easy and safe to work with in confined spaces while retaining stability and high capacity.
“A large crane is a long-term investment for our customers. Our goal is to make their purchase as profitable for them as we can,” says Peiró.
Total cost of ownership is extremely important for crane operators. Factors such as fuel economy, durability and high quality combined with a global service network are parts of an equation that makes the Hiab XS 544
a great long-term investment.
Hiab XS 544 capacity is 51 tm and total outreach is between 15 and 25 metres, depending on the number of extensions. It can be fitted with a jib with up to 6 extensions for even greater outreach and versatility; “total vertical outreach is then 35 metres. Thanks to its low tare weight the crane has good lifting capacity even at great extension. Because one aim of the Hiab XS 544 design was to reduce environmental impact through improved fuel economy, it is equipped with a variable pump as standard.
Nov 27, 2023 Comments Off on Preparing Your Data for warehouse management systems WMS
Nov 27, 2023 Comments Off on Bjelin Accelerates Shuttle Cycle Between Factory & Warehouse with New Joloda Moving Floor System
Nov 27, 2023 Comments Off on LIQUI MOLY invests €8 million in warehouse expansion of its production in Ulm
May 13, 2018 Comments Off on Yale Europe Materials Handling expands tow tractor range
May 11, 2018 Comments Off on How will Brexit affect the Supply Chain & Logistics Industries?
May 07, 2018 Comments Off on Combilift sets benchmark for mass customisation with new €50m production plant
Nov 18, 2023 Comments Off on Crane Worldwide Logistics planned expansion with a new facility in CorkContinuing on it’s growth trajectory in Ireland, The new warehouse facility is located within Harbour Gate Business Park adjacent to the Waterford N25 and Dublin M8 road network just...
Sep 09, 2023 Comments Off on UKWA Warehouse Roadshow 2023 heads to Belfast: 27 September
Aug 19, 2023 Comments Off on Bis Henderson launches “Breathing Space” campaign
Aug 05, 2023 Comments Off on HPC (Home Project Centre) Group Acquires HandyHardware.ie
Jul 08, 2023 Comments Off on Yale appoints Ron Farr as new Director of Warehouse Sales – EMEA
Nov 05, 2022 Comments Off on Beaverswood has hazards and restricted area marking safely tapedQuick and effective highlighting of hazards and restricted areas in industrial premises and offices is provided by yellow/black self-adhesive marking tape, now available from workplace...
May 15, 2021 Comments Off on RHA launches tail lift safety guidance
Nov 22, 2020 Comments Off on Axial Properties Ltd fined €80,000 following serious incident in Clonee warehouse
Nov 14, 2020 Comments Off on New Modulean Lite shadow boards from Beaverswood
Jul 12, 2020 Comments Off on How to safely buy a used ATEX forklift