Offshore Cranes - Protecting Boom Lacings from Hook Strikes
(ALATAS Designed solution: Bumper Bars)
The problem of damaged boom lacings caused by hook strikes is a universal one. ALATAS now has come up with an effective solution. our 'Bumper Bar System' fully protects all lattice crane booms from hook strikes. The bumper bars are modular and adjustable, and are made to fit a wide range of boom lacing designs.
The system is manufactured in high tensile steel, attached to the boom main chords with rubber layered clamping flanges and are outfitted heavy duty D-Profile rubber bumper elements. All bolts are galvanized, nuts are Nylon Self Locknuts & all washers/ spring washers are NORD-LOCK. The complete system comes with lanyard & accessories and is 100% DROPS compliant. All elements are sandblasted and painted with a 3-layer marine grade paint.
We have installed the bumper bars on numerous crane types over the years with excellent results and feedback from our customers.