• CM labs – Overhead Crane Simulator

    Overhead Crane Simulator

    Progressive learning for safe operations, crane productivity, and real crane operator skills

Overhead Crane Simulator

With the Overhead Crane Simulator Training Pack, operators learn the fundamentals of overhead crane operation, including crane and work-site inspection, load charts, and load handling.

Overhead crane simulator

Overhead crane simulator training pack features

Overhead crane simulator- Learning Program

Progressive learning program

The Overhead Crane Simulator exercises are designed to gradually build skills and confidence:
  • Crane and work-site inspection
  • Crane set-up
  • LMI configuration and alarms
  • Hook and load management
  • Pendulum control

Trainee performance management

The Overhead Crane Simulator Training Pack gives trainers objective insight into operator performance and abilities. It measures operator performance metrics such as:
  • Tasks completed and time elapsed
  • Pendulums and load or hook collisions
  • Time spent in alarm states
Overhead crane simulator
Overhead crane simulator training

Best-in-class simulation

The Overhead Crane Simulator Training Pack provides the most realistic simulation-based training available. This includes:
  • All major crane components such as bridge/trolley mechanics, cable/hoisting systems, and lift apparatus
  • Crane/load behavior and physical effects
  • Integration of actual crane load charts

Equipment training packs

Our training packs feature self-guiding, progressive learning programs, and best-of-class simulation, from cranes to excavators. With operator metrics captured at every step, they provide the most comprehensive simulator training available on the market.

Make sure they’re ready

Vortex simulators represent the widest range of training solutions available today. With swappable controls, one simulator can train for many equipment types, and flexible display options mean you can start on the desktop, or engage trainees with full immersion.

containerized training simulator - Simulateur sur mesure dans un conteneur

From cabin-integrated simulators and trailer-based solutions to 20 to 40ft ISO shipping containers complete with power, HVAC & classroom, Vortex simulator training adapts to your environment.

Your Complete Guide to Construction Equipment Training Simulators

Four e-books. Everything you need to know about training simulators:


  • Measuring the ROI in Simulation-based Training
  • The Benefits of Simulation-based Training for Heavy Equipment Operators
  • Success with Simulator Training: Case Files
  • Ten Questions You Should Ask Before Buying a Training Simulator


Success with Vortex Simulators

All over the world, organisations of all sizes are using Vortex simulators to train safer, more efficient operators.

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