Kito Delivers Large Order to Shinko of Over 40 Jib Cranes and Chain Hoists
July 26, 2016 - Industrial hoist and crane maker Kito Corporation (Head office: Nakakoma-gun, Yamanashi Prefecture; CEO: Yoshio Kito) has delivered 41 jib cranes and 43 EQ electric chain hoists to fulfill a large order from Shinko Ind. Ltd., the world's top manufacturer of cargo oil pumps and turbines. The EQ hoist's standard dual speed VFD, which reduces load swing, is winning the product very high marks among customers. Shinko produces a broad range of steam turbines used in power plants and ships. Large turbines can weigh as much as 40 tonnes. Kito products are used throughout the firm's manufacturing processes, from machining of turbine roters through assembly and testing operations.
Kito Corp. Profile
Since its founding in 1932, Kito has been a leading maker of materials-handling equipment, supplying safe, high-quality products and detailed services to customers in a wide variety of industries. From core products, like chain hoists, lever hoists, rope hoists and cranes, to accessories like chain slings and hooks, Kito products are employed and prized by customers in over 50 nations.