The Goliath crane move on rails supported on floor level instead of rails placed at an elevated level as in case of EOT Cranes. This eliminates the need for workshop building and hence reduction in capital cost. Goliath crane finds major application in outdoors. However, the goliath cranes manufacturer can also be installed inside a closed building.
Special protection is provided for outdoor duty cranes depending on application and agreement with buyer. These special features of Goliath cranes may include – corrosion allowance in the design of main load-bearing structural members, drilled holes on the walkway to avoid the accumulation of rainwater, localized full cover for trolley, covers for Long travel motor/brake, additional parking brake for Long travel motion, special paint, etc.