Motor Control Solutions for Industrial and Material Handling Equipment

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Standard Bridge/Jib Motion Control Panels

Product Description

If you are upgrading your bridge/jib or any other travel application with a Power Electronics VFD or soft-start, consider enhancing your upgrade with a professionally-built and pre-engineered control panel to make your installation quick and easy!

Common Upgrade Options:

  • Flash drive parameter Upload/Download (PE® Smart-Set™)
  • Ethernet communication, and/or PLC integration
  • Wireless communication and remote programming capabilities
  • Built-in, sensor-less swing amplitude control capabilities (PE® SAM™)
  • Panel enclosure plug (quick-connect) connections for easy hook-up
  • Pilot lights, flashing strobe warning lights, and warning alarms/horns
  • Anti-condensation panel heaters (recommended for outdoor enclosures), and/or enclosure air-conditioners
  • Radio-ready panels, radios pre-installed in panels, door-mounted radio/pendant transfer switches
  • A/B Logic control relays

And MANY more options – if you need it in your panel, we probably offer it!

Our Standard BRIDGE/JIB MOTION Control Panels Include:

  • A Micro-Speed Variable Frequency Drive, Smooth-Move Soft-Start, or contactor motor controls
  • Panels available for all voltages: 208-230, 385-415, 460, and 575VAC; VFDs programmable for 50, 60, or 120 Hz
  • Mainline Disconnect (with mainline fusing) and Mainline Contactor (size based on total crane amperage)*
  • Control Voltage Transformer (Line Voltage to 110V is standard)*
  • Standard Allen-Bradley control components, or optional other brands
  • NEMA Type 12 enclosures standard (sized per requirement)
  • Branch Fusing and Motor Thermal Overload Protection standard (designed to NEC specifications)
  • Braking contactors as required
  • Components mounted on a removable sub-panel
  • Panel wiring 105°C computer-generated labels on both ends
  • Common raised terminal strip to ease installation
  • Duct channels covering main wire runs
  • Factory inspected and fully tested
  • Regeneration resistors built-in or included, where applicable
  • Control panel wiring schematics, operations manuals, and Bill of Materials included
  • CDMA Duty A, B, C, D (standard); E, F available
  • UL/cUL labeling available (UL508A)

*These components are in addition to the components in PE’s Standard Travel Control Panels.

Any special control panel requirements above and beyond this standard list is OUR SPECIALTY! Contact us today for a quote on a standard or a custom-made control panel that will meet your needs.