Announcements

Gorbel Inc. has promoted these products:

Gorbel Inc. - G-Force Intelligent Lifting Device

G-Force Lifting Devices are a smart alternative to traditional hoists and air balancers. (read more)

Gorbel Inc. - Ceiling Mounted Monorail Fall Protection Systems

When floor space is at a premium, ceiling mounted monorails can provide unparalleled fall protection while maintaining an open floor plan for material handling, production, or related activities. (read more)

Gorbel Inc. -  Free Standing Work Station Bridge Crane

As an innovator and leader in the enclosed track work station crane industry, Gorbel has over 30 years experience providing overhead handling solutions from 50 lbs. to 40 tons to customers in a wide range of industries. (read more)

Gorbel Inc. - New Ranger Mobile Anchor Fall Protection Device

The Ranger Mobile Anchor represents complete flexibility in fall arrest anchors.
Used in conjunction with a full body harness and retractable lanyard, the Ranger Mobile Anchor provides complete fall arrest "on the go." (read more)

Gorbel Inc. - Q/iQ Easy Arm™ Intelligent Lifting Device

Forget hoists and air balancers! For unparalleled precision at speeds up to 180 fpm, consider Gorbel's Easy Arm™. This all-in-one turnkey lifting solution combines the brains of our G-Force® Intelligent Assist Device with the ease of an articulating jib crane. Available in 150, 330 and 660 lb. capacities. Pivots in two places for easy access to hard-to-reach places. (read more)

Gorbel Inc. - Remain Current on Latest Trends

Learn how Gorbel overhead cranes and lifting devices can help your bottom line and safety culture through increased productivity, fewer operator injuries, and decreased product damage. (read more)

Gorbel Inc. - Cleveland Tramrail® Underhung Cranes

Need to move loads up to 40 tons? We can help! Cleveland Tramrail® by Gorbel line of patented track cranes can handle loads up to 40 tons. (read more)

Gorbel Inc. - Engineered Fall Arrest Anchorage Selection

Gorbel's Tether Track™ Rigid Rail Fall Arrest Anchor Systems are a cost effective way to reduce the risk of injury in elevated work environments. Standard systems are designed to support multiple workers, each weighing up to 310 lbs with tools. Tether Track™ is designed to exceed the OSHA 1926 Subpart M Construction standard as well as ANSI Z359 Fall Protection... (read more)

Gorbel Inc. - Pivot Pro Articulating Jib For Loads to 150 lbs.

Gorbel's PIVOT PRO™ is a light duty articulating jib for capacities to 150 lb. It has a sealed tube design that eliminates the need for festooning in vacuum and air applications. Because it is only for light capacities, the Pivot Pro has a less bulky construction, making it easier to move. (read more)

Gorbel Inc. - Tarca Crane Systems for Loads to 5 Ton

Free Standing Tarca® Systems are built using our unique patented Tarca® Track. Its special raised tread and high carbon track is superior to I-Beams in strength, durability and consistency. Capacities are available from 2 to 5 ton with spans to 60 ft. (read more)

News articles and press releases for Gorbel Inc.:

11/28/2010

Gorbel's Pivot Pro Articulating Jib Crane is helping a manufacturer of flooring materials make their packaging process safer.

10/12/2010

G-Force® helps company go from environmentally friendly to ergonomically friendly

09/24/2010

Gorbel work station crane helps granite shop handle huge stone slabs with no injuries and no product damage caused by lifting.

08/13/2010

Gorbel's G-Force® stands up to the heat during a heat treat process for a leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment.

07/07/2010

A custom crane configuration from Gorbel helped a small machine shop maximize their space.

06/10/2010

Gorbel's Easy Arm is helping a castings company reduce injuries and increase productivity.

05/26/2010

A Gorbel Articulating Jib Crane is helping keep the Chesapeake Bay Bridge in top condition.

03/19/2010

Workers at a transmission assembly plant now prefer their new Gorbel Work Station Cranes to the I-Beam cranes they had been using.

02/15/2010

The switch to "green" buses has created a fall hazard for employees doing bus maintenance for the Transportation Authority.

01/11/2010

Gorbel's Easy Arm is helping eliminate injuries and reduce fatigue for employees of a company that makes sewage pumps.

12/04/2009

Gorbel's Easy Arm is helping a manufacturer increase production in one work cell by 500%.

11/09/2009

“This crane is a lifesaver,” said the operator. “I’ve been here for 30 years, and without the crane, I’m sure I wouldn’t be doing this now.”

10/04/2009

Renegade Custom Coaches uses Gorbel Tether Track Fall Arrest Anchor Systems to keep their employees safe when working in elevated environments.

09/21/2009

A hydraulic cylinder maker is using Gorbel's new higher capacity G-Force Intelligent Lifting Device to help employees avoid shoulder and back injuries.

08/31/2009

Gorbel has now added a 1320 lb G-Force Intelligent Lifting Device, making the capacity range of the unit from 165 to 1320 lbs.

07/31/2009

Twin G-Force units from Gorbel are helping a US manufacturer reduce worker injury and fatigue.

07/15/2009

Pet Food Company Takes Pain Out Of Processing with Gorbel Crane

05/22/2009

Gorbel Work Station Cranes helped a fabrication shop double their productivity.

04/17/2009

A Cleveland Tramrail® by Gorbel crane system is helping a Wisconsin paper company reduce employee injuries.

03/18/2009

Gorbel's Easy Arm is helping a turbine motor overhaul center decrease injuries and increase productivity.

02/01/2009

Gorbel is pleased to announce a new addition to their product line: the Tether Track Rigid Rail Anchor System. Tether Track Anchor Systems are a reliable, cost effective way to reduce the risk of injury in elevated work environments.

01/08/2009

Gorbel Inc. is pleased to introduce their new Tool Solutions Product Line, featuring light capacity jib cranes, trolleys, and a festoon saddle for applications that involve suspended tools.

01/08/2009

Gorbel is pleased to introduce their newly redesigned Easy Arm® Intelligent Lifting Arm. The new Q and iQ Easy Arm features larger capacities, longer spans, and more intelligence capabilities.

12/28/2008

Gorbel's Easy Arms are helping a turbine motor overhaul center reduce back injuries.

11/28/2008

Gorbel Work Station Cranes are helping a pulp and paper manufacturer eliminate back injuries and product damage.

08/20/2008

Gorbel's Pivot Pro Articulating Jib Crane is helping a pump manufacturer palletize boxes with more ease for the operator and less stress on the vacuum tube.

08/20/2008

The Easy Arm is a surprising change of pace for operators in a recreational vehicle manufacturing plant. It has replaced manual lifting and operators are happy it's making the process easier, unlike their experience with other lift assist devices.

06/20/2008

The new Pivot Pro™ is a light duty articulating jib crane specially designed for capacities up to 150 lbs. Its smaller capacity allows it to have a lighter, less bulky design, so it’s easy to move even in high repetition applications like palletizing.

12/05/2007

Case Study: Gorbel Free Standing unit decreases Muscular Skeletal Disorders without restricting floor space.

12/05/2007

Case Study: Control and Ability of the G-Force increases efficiency and reduces operator injury

12/05/2007

Case Study: G-Force gives customer smooth operation and infinite control needed to reduce injuries & complaints from operators, reducing the overall cost of manufacturing.

12/05/2007

Case Study: New Gorbel System allows operators to increase efficiency by 25%

12/05/2007

Case Study: Gorbel Aluminum Bridge Crane saves space with a lighter system customized to be able to handle heavier loads.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel Work Station Bridge Crane replaces fork trucks to free up floor space.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel Free Standing Bridge Crane Reduces Worker Fatigue & Injury.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel Work Station Crane's Track Record of Worker Safety Earns it a place in a Paper Manufacturing Plant.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel Ceiling Mounted Bridge Crane sovles a complicated lifting problem for a fraction of the cost of other alternatives.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel G-Force transforms a dangerous 3 person job into a safer more efficient 2 person job.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel Work Station Jib allows for more safe, efficient environment for maintaining factory machinery.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel G-Force increases worker safety, productivity & job satisfaction.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel I-Beam Jib Crane fills need of the customer without requiring changes to the existing structure.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel Easy Arm Produces Results. Manufacturer & Employees thrilled with increased productivity and decreased product damage.

06/27/2007

Case Study: Gorbel Easy Arm improves erganomics for a fraction of the cost of other alternatives.

06/12/2007

Gorbel is pleased to announce that Tim Witter has been named their new Vice President of Operations.

05/17/2007

Gorbel has expanded their G-Force line of lifting devices to include the 660 lb (300 kg) Q and iQ units.

06/16/2006

Gorbel has expanded their manufacturing to Asia with the opening of their new plant in outside Beijing, China.

05/24/2006

Free Standing Pre-Engineered Tarca™ Crane Systems Gorbel's Free Standing Pre-Engineered Tarca Crane Systems are now Available in Standard Capacities Up to 5 Tons

01/07/2006

New Online Specification Resource Site helps architects and engineers specify overhead cranes

01/05/2006

Gorbel celebrates the grand opening of their new sales facility outside Detroit with an Open House on January 19

03/04/2005

Gorbel Expands Their Easy Arm Line With the Addition of a Platform Mounted Model

01/03/2005

Case Study: Easy Arm™ replaces manual lifting of transmission housings

01/03/2005

Gorbel has introduced two new handle options to their product line.