Modernization and Automation

REEL COH has the expertise and experience to upgrade your equipment in order to :


  • Upgrade the electrical and/or mechanical systems
  • Increase capacity, speed or applications
  • Make the transition to semi-automated or fully automated

REEL COH can assess the specific needs of your equipment, do the necessary engineering, manufacture new components, do the work on site and perform the start-up under the supervision of our experienced site teams.

REEL COH can automate your handling equipment using modern techniques and technologies that are safe and proven.

REEL COH is familiar with the latest technological developments:

  • PLC controls
  • Variable frequency controls
  • Detection of movement, collision avoidance systems
  • Zoning systems or inventory detection

To integrate these new technologies into your existing systems or new equipment, REEL COH only uses components of recognized brands.

REEL COH provides various assessment services for your existing equipment :

  • Assess their compliance with the new standard
  • Assess the condition of their main components
  • Determine their useful life expectancy
  • Conduct a study to draft a detailed modernization or replacement program
  • Prepare a detailed analysis of the condition and capacity of the lifting equipment

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Reel hires all over the world

The big lift ITER “A moment that will live in our memories”

June 4th 2020  A great achievment   by all international partners from 35 nations !!!! 

THANK YOU ALL FOR YOUR COMMITMENT !

5th May 2020 hank you to all of our employees for their involvement, support, courage and solidarity

REEL and REEL COH  stand together with all their 2’300 employees, with all their customers and suppliers.

Our resilience & agility will allow us to protect the health of our employees while supporting the needs of our clients

ITER : Upending the steel cradle

Travelling the entire length of the assembly space (~ 170 metres), the REEL overhead cranes will be the workhorses of th