Jib Crane Ground Anchors Work
your factory floor is not deep enough to take the standard
bolts for the pillar cranes base plate holes you will need
to consider what to do to spread the load. If you are unsure
of the bolt depth please our jib-crane hotline on
Redditch 01527 854 622, Chloe or Lori will be waiting
for your call.
One option is the Donati larger
base plate, the other is the submerged ground
anchor, pictured below.
anchors are the safest option, but not everyone wants to dig
up their factory floor. It is your choice but with personal
safety and litigation the way it is nowadays it has to be
need a local builder to dig a hole and sink the ground anchor
sets into the floor and form them ready with the template
to take the jib crane on its arrival. Suitably reinforced
concrete is then poured into the excavated hole around the
ground anchors. Your builder or civil engineer will be able
to best advise you on the time needed for the concrete to
the concrete goes off we can install the pillar crane into
Below we have photographed a set of Donati Ground Anchors
or "J bolts" submerged into the ground ready for
the fitting and testing if the jib boom arm crane.
customer here aware his floor wasn't deep enough, in fact
he said "a fat lass in high heels could have
gone through it". His words not ours! He
bought from us a 500kgs jib crane with a 4 meter long arm.
and Disadvantages for Jib-Crane Ground Anchors