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Tower crane



  • Acquisition of the rotation angle
  • CAN cable to the tip of the crane for sensor connection
  • Storage of the load tables
  • Motion control with ramp functions based on the load tables
  • Weight determination via load cells with appropriate logical processing
  • Real time joystick data processing
  • Color visualization of all current data and set values
  • Real time analysis of all sensors and command devices
  • Camera input of up to 6 cameras to display areas that are not directly visible
  • CAN Bus technology (CANopen, J1939, CANopen Safety, CLLI)
  • Sensor connection to distributed CAN nodes
  • Cost-effective line installation with CAN avoids complicated cable harnesses.
  • The across-the-board controller system connects sensors, command devices, hydraulic valves and drive motors.
  • Instead of single component selection, the system concept is prepared by a single source provider -
  • Weather-protected mobile controllers and CAN I/O modules can be mounted inexpensively without switching cabinets
  • Robust, scratch-proof, touch display can be operated with gloves
  • Color display operator control with language-neutral icons
  • Extensive process data memory up to 4 GB
  • USB stick, LAN or RS 232 for data transmission to stationary PCs
  • Operating and production data analysis and storage