Knowledge Base Articles

Aug/31/2018

Read our case study of lifting challenges and solutions in the granite, marble & stone industry. We help our customers find the right equipment for their operation and budget.

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Jun/28/2018

Did you know ladders permanently attached to a structure require annual inspections? Read our blog post about how to address fixed ladder hazards in the workplace.

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Apr/30/2018

When it comes to buying a hoist, cutting corner to save a few bucks can come back to haunt you. Avoid these "penny wise, pound foolish" mistakes to get the best equipment for your money.

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Apr/24/2018

Shupper-Brickle Equipment is pleased to provide these free Engineering Specifications for a top running single girder bridge crane and underhung single girder bridge crane, compliant with ANSI B30, OSHA, the AWS and the NEC.

An industrial bridge crane or overhead crane is a permanent material handling system built into a production space or warehouse and composed of a bridge beam, runways, and a trolley hoist. The purpose of this free specification is to provide clear, concise, and accurate crane system information for bidding and procurement.

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Dec/29/2017

In the market for a jib crane? Read our list of the Top 5 Things to Know Before Buying a Jib Crane.

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Oct/31/2017

Do you need a hoist for a hazardous location? The NEC lists exact conditions, and the specs are never optional.

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Aug/30/2017

Do you need a food grade hoist or a clean room hoist? Enjoy this encore blog post from The Hoist Guy, originally written in December 2015.

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Jul/10/2017
Since 1969, Shupper-Brickle Equipment Company has provided overhead material handling
equipment, replacement parts, and comprehensive services to customers in the Mid-Atlantic
States.
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Jun/22/2017
Would you be prepared for a hoist breakdown in your production space? Read our post on strategies for prevention and planning for a hoist breakdown. More
Jun/13/2017
With nearly 50 years in the business, we have a lot of nifty old-school diagrams on material handling physics. Check out this quick primer on the mechanical advantage created by different wire rope configurations on wire rope hoists. More

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