Automated Engine Handling Systems

Mechan has produced numerous examples of automated or semi-automated handling systems, the latest being the Rolls Royce Test Bed 58 system, installed at the Derby facility of Rolls Royce's jet engine manufacturing facility in the UK.

Transporting Engine Packages

The system is used to transport engine packages around the Test Bed facility during various stages of testing, and incorporates the following equipment designed, manufactured and installed by Mechan:

  • 46t capacity travelling bridge with 360 rotation turntable in build shop.
  • 46t capacity roof mounted turntable in Test Cell.
  • Engine Travelling Hoists.
  • Debris Guard.
  • Engine Build Stations.
  • Various cranes and hoists

To find out more about our cranes, contact the UK sales team on +44 114 257 0563 or your nearest agent.