overhead cranes

Gorbel Workstation Overhead and Jib Cranes

For safe and easy handling of loads up to 2000kg, Gorbel overhead bridge and jib cranes are the ideal solution for your lifting requirements.
Advantages include:

  • Systems are well proven in industry
  • Perfect for avoiding lifting injuries
  • Gorbel’s unique enclosed track design means unsurpassed ease of movement  -  a 1000kg load can be pushed with only 10kg of force
  • Available as bridge cranes (ceiling or freestanding), or jib cranes (wall mount or freestanding)
  • Various options for electric hoists and lifting speeds available
  • Modular, durable and tough, suitable for high duty cycles
  • Easy to install and relocate
  • Cost effective

Free Standing Work Station Bridge Crane


Bridge Cranes:
Freestanding and Ceiling

  • Options for freestanding (bolted to the floor) or ceiling mount (attached to the structure of the building)
  • Capacities up to 2000kg
  • Available spans to 9.1m
  • Bridge lengths to 10.3m for floor mounted
  • Gorbel enclosed track allows unsurpassed ease of movement

Monorail options also available (a single runway normally ceiling mounted and a hoist)

Jib Cranes: Freestanding & Wall Mount

  • Capacities up to 500kg for freestanding and 2000kg for wall mount
  • Spans of up to 4.8m
  • Freestanding offers 360° rotation, wall mount offers 200° rotation

Gorbel enclosed track and roller bearings allow unsurpassed ease of movement.

1.2T SWL jib crane manufactured for Tetrapak

2T SWL Jib Crane designed and installed by IMG

In addition to Gorbel freestanding jib cranes, Industrial Maintenance Group also designs, builds and installs custom built jib cranes and other lifting equipment.

Two 500kg SWL freestanding erection cranes, designed and built by IMG.
Shown on the 8th floor of a new build in Christchurch City erecting panels.

At Viridian Glass, a Gorbel freestanding bridge crane with one standard runway support and one non - standard runway support supplied by IMG, a 20m long free spanning portal beam.

250kg x 7m span jib designed and built by IMG

500kg SWL Gorbel freestanding bridge crane, Christchurch installation

Custom designed and built 1.5T SWL low headroom lifting system for machine tool handling

Freestanding jib crane 500kg x 5m span for AGB Stone, Christchurch

Gorbel 500kg freestanding bridge crane for Viridian Glass

1.5T x 3.6m span jib for Tetrapak.

1.5T x 3.6m span jib for Tetrapak


Workstation cranes are normally fixed to either the floor or the structure of a building, therefore the building’s structural capacity must be considered for any workstation crane installation

For further details on the Gorbel range of workstation cranes and other lifting equipment please go to www.gorbel.com