Case Studies

Keystone RV Center

Location: Greencastle, PA Job Type: Fall Protection System

Founded in 1989, Keystone RV Center in Greencastle, PA has grown to be one of the largest RV dealers in the United States. Their state of the art service department consists of 12 service bays where factory trained technicians service everything from travel trailers to 5th wheels to Class A Motor Homes. Keystone RVs service department performs a...

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Location: Bellefonte, PA Job Type: System Design and Install

YorkHoist’s local territory sales representative worked alongside the engineers at SilcoTek Corporation to define the desired coverage area and lifting height. Then, they had to lay it out within the space available and the parameters of the existing building and manufacturing floor. Requirements for the system included the ability to walk on...

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Johnnie’s Restaurant & Hotel Service

Location: Chambersburg, PA Job Type: Material Transport Solution

The staff at Johnnie's Restaurant & Hotel Service in Chambersburg, PA was searching for an easier method to transport cases of food, beverages, and supplies up a steep ramp from the warehouse into Johnnie’s store. Rod Hocker, the owner of Johnnie’s Food & Hotel Service contacted YorkHoist during an open house to discuss material han...

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Ames Industries

Location: Hershey, PA Job Type: System Design & Install

Ames Industries contacted YorkHoist during their search for a ergonomic material handling solution for their injection molding process. The use of the existing 2 Ton Portable Gantry Crane was no longer practical, and building clearance restrictions did not permit for a overhead bridge crane.

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Arnold Electric

Location: Tulsa, OK Job Type: Load Test

YorkHoist was contacted by Arnold Electric Inc. (AEI) during their search for a qualified Material Handling provider to complete the initial Load Test Certification on a crane they sold to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The crane manufacture KoneCranes, and all local material handling providers asserted that a load test could not be completed...

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