A GIS aluminum crane with vacuum handling system was installed at Pilatus Aircraft Ltd this spring. The combination of the smooth aluminum profile together with the compact vacuum lifter allow a fast, safe handling of the parts coming from the storage systems.
GIS AG continues to invest in the future and has added a 4-axis horizontal machining center of the type Makino a81nx to its modern machinery.
After a short setup and test phase, the CNC machine will be used for the processing of aluminum die-cast parts and will further increase the efficiency of the series production.
The successful musical "Matilda" is currently being performed in Seoul. 50 GIS electric chain hoists are used for the stage construction.
Demolition work on the old office building and the production hall behind it has been in progress since mid-February. These buildings provide space for a 4-storey new building, which is expected to be ready for occupancy by the end of 2019.
The electric chain hoist GP1000 is now available in a single-phase version. Loads up to 2000 kg can be lifted conveniently with power from the socket.