Definition of traveling crane in English:

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traveling crane


A crane able to move on rails, especially along an overhead support.
Example sentences
  • Within the foyer, the original roof structure remains, and also the original rails for travelling cranes.
  • The para-dropping and cargo handling equipment comprises two travelling cranes, two winches, rollgang and tiedown equipment.
  • A 30t lift and a two-hook travelling crane, each hook rated to carry 40t, are installed on the ship providing the capability of autonomous loading and unloading operations completely independent of harbour facilities.

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Syllabification: trav·el·ing crane

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