Why Al-Safrik Steel’s Manual Gantry Crane?

Trusted by major companies across the United Arab Emirates, Al-Safrik Steels continuously sets the industry standard for customization, safety, and quality control with its highly effective Manual Gantry Crane. Our unmatched attention to detail design and use of 100% steel make our Manual Gantry Crane the most durable in the market. Having an incredible history of manufacturing industrial products, we satisfy our clients by providing them with long life and reliable products that last for years. 

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What is a Manual Gantry Crane?

Also known as Portal crane or Goliath crane, it is the system for holding up barrels. It is stable under load and provides an economical lifting solution to lift materials inside the manual gantry crane.


A manual gantry crane is the form of an overhead crane with a one or two girder arrangement assisted by independent and separate legs. It is movable through wheels along with a railing system. It is used for lifting bulky cargo or objects. The manual gantry crane can lift heavy things anywhere in the workshop or yard using a chain block. 

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Features Of Manual Gantry Crane:

Capacity: Maximum Capacity is 10 tons to 30 tons and below.

Design: Special modular design with the capability of meeting various requirements.

Automation Grade: It can be easily broken down into several movable parts.

Material: Mild Steel

Move Mode: Push, Turn around, and oblique moment. Various applications with indoor and outdoor setups as well.

Appropriate for transporting materials inside and outside of workshops.

Lifted cargo can be moved in any direction. Appropriate for the environment, which is limited by the working area clearance.

Advantages of Manual Gantry Crane:

  • This equipment can be used on construction sites as well as in factories. 

  • The Manual Gantry Crane is assembled in height, allowing it for various purposes, such as transporting, lifting, lowering slab materials etc.

  • Suitable for various heavy-duty conditions. 

  • The height assembling of the crane can be achieved by using hand-wind handles supplied with the crane or using a battery-powered drill.

  • No installation cost.

  • Easy to clean and environmentally friendly.

  • Highly economical.

  • Affordable cost.

  • The size of the Manual Gantry crane is small, which makes it easy to transport.

  • Cheap investment with high return and increased productivity.

  • It increases the efficiency of the work.

  • Provides a safe, integrated application environment.

  • Easy installation on leveled and rugged grounds.

  • Low Maintenance Rate.

  • Stable Quality

  • Easy installation.

Usage Area:

Suitable for transfer of small materials inside and outside the workshop. It is widely used in,


  • Assembly workshop
  • Machine shop
  • Mold assembly shop
  • Repair and maintenance workshop
  • Small freight station
  • Warehouses
  • Workshops
  • Factories
  • Construction industries 
  • Food Processing Industries
  • Shipyards

Types of Gantry Cranes

Depending on the type of structure and application, gantry cranes can be identified in different kinds. Following are some common types of Manual Gantry Cranes,

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Full-Gantry Crane

It is the most common type of gantry crane. It has two separate legs that can move across fixed trails. Vehicles can easily pass under the crane. This type of crane is used in the dedicated work area. The trolley moves within the foremost span, and the beam has no suspension.

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Semi-Gantry Crane

Usually, one leg of a semi-gantry crane runs along a track on the surface while the other runs along a runway system settled on a wall or any distinct upright arrangement. Height difference can be determined very quickly between the two legs depending on your installation situation and conditions.

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Adjustable Gantry Cranes

An adjustable gantry crane is adaptable. However, it comes with a variety of height and span designs. Adjustments could be made with the base width, height, and horizontal beam length per the client's load requirements.

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Single Girder Gantry Crane

It consists of only one girder and rail. Usually, the trolley and hoist are under-hung. They run on the bottom of the bridge. It is a light to medium duty crane suitable for areas with limited floor space and low headroom. It also provides cost-effective lifting solutions.

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Double Girder Gantry Crane

This type of crane consists of two girder beams that proceed the bridge. It usually consists of a top operating trolley and hoist. However, under-running designs are equally commonplace. It is accommodated for heavy-duty utilization.

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Portable Gantry Crane

A portable gantry crane is easily manageable and can be transported from one place to another easily. Therefore, it provides high flexibility, but it is small and can handle small loads only.