Cleveland Tramrail®
Monorails, Underhung Bridge Cranes and Replacement Parts

Cleveland Tramrail was acquired in 2002 by Gorbel, Inc.  The brand has been an icon in the overhead material handling world since the early 1900's and the product is as important and viable today as it ever has been for the right applications.  Met-Con Crane Division can assist you with parts and new system designs for your projects.

Tramrail is a patent track (or patented track) profile that resembles I-beam.  The important difference is that the rail is manufactured from high carbon alloy steel joined by a carefully controlled welding process which means greater strength, higher rigidity and greater load carrying capacity and safety.

The lower section flange is rolled from high carbon billet and welded to a structural steel web and top flange. The result is increased load carrying capacity with easier movement  and the raised profile prevents peening resulting in increased track life.

One of the most useful design features of Tramrail patented track is uniform width which is maintained over a wide range of beam depths and carrying capacities allowing standardization of trolleys, end trucks, interlocks for monorails or bridge interlocks, electrification attachments and other accessories.

The precision manufacture of Cleveland Tramrail allows more accurate and faster installation.

System Configurations

  • Monorails with straight or curved path routes including switches, interlocks and rail to rail transfers
  • Underhung bridge cranes with interlocks for bay to bay transfer on crane bridges or transfers to or from monorails
  • System design can allow the movement of material through an entire production or assembly area
  • Capacities from 5 to 40 tons
  • Easily changeable or expandable
  • Superior to I-beams in strength, durability, and consistency
  • Heavier capacities than what is allowable with enclosed track systems
  • High duty cycle applications for parts assembly, welding, machining especially for parts that do not convey well
  • Large Equipment Assembly
  • Warehouse Loading Docks
  • Machine Loading and Unloading
  • Process Equipment Maintenance
  • Truck Service Centers
Features and Benefits
  • Extended track life compared to I-beam systems
  • Raised tread Tarca® Track provides durability and superior safety
  • Straight rails result in easy, predictable, cost effective installations
  • Flexible suspension provides for longer life and less maintenance
Options and Accessories
  • Straight rails
  • Curved rails
  • Paint
  • Safpowrbar Conductor Bar
  • Electrification
  • Switches
  • Interlocks
  • Drives
Two Year Warranty
  • Defects in materials and workmanship
  • Trolley & Endtruck Wheels Only

Please contact Met-Con today for a quotation on your overhead handling and crane service requirements.

Met-Con, Inc.
P.O. Box 236129
Cocoa, FL 32923-6129 USA
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465 Canaveral Groves Boulevard
Cocoa, Florida 32926
Phone: (321) 632-4880
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