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Guidelines for Specifying Automated Electrified Monorail Systems


MH27.1 - Specifications for Patented Track Underhung Cranes and Monorail Systems


MH27.2 - Specifications for Enclosed Track Underhung Cranes and Monorail Systems


Recommended Practices - Workstation Cranes and Patented Track Systems


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The product guide below will give you an introduction to cranes and monorails as well as MMA members who manufacture these systems.

Crane and Monorail Basics

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Enclosed Track Cranes and Monorail

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Patented Track Cranes and Monorail

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Peter Pranata, State University at Buffalo

The Hoist Manufacturers Institute/Monorail Manufacturers Association Honor Scholarship has been awarded to Peter Pranata, a Master’s Industrial Engineering student at the State University at Buffalo for the 2019/2020 academic year.

Peter previously worked as a Supply Chain Intern at Nissan, and he plans to intern this summer at Dyson. His role at Dyson will be to manage inventory levels and produce forecasts to balance manufacturing requirements and customer requirements which has been an ongoing challenge at Dyson. Peter plans to enter the material handling workforce after graduation.

Event Start Date End Date Sponsor Location
2020 Spring Meeting 4/26/2020 4/29/2020 MHI The Westin Charlotte
Charlotte, NC
2020 MHI Annual Conference 10/11/2020 10/14/2020 MHI Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin
Orlando, FL
ProMat 2021 4/12/2021 4/15/2021 MHI McCormick Place
Chicago, IL

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