Girder Cranes



 It’s a camera on the Hook

Designed for Safety: Pays Back in Productivity

 Crane Types: Gantry, Bridge, Girder, and Straddle


The HookCam® Camera is encased in machined .8cm, 5000 series aluminum and embedded in epoxy for long life. The innovative encasement design allows orientation of the camera to the left or right of the operator.


With a glance, operator has visual information. The Hookcam® Camera samples thousands of background images every second using our patented digital signal processor to seamlessly adjust the image for optimal brightness and color balance.

HookCam® camera is attached with a tested, 180kg deadlift, switchable (on/off) magnet and tethered for safety redundancy by a 1800kg test lanyard

Monitor Features

HookCam®  26cm Sunlight Readable LCD Monitor

  • Ideal for Use in Direct, Bright Sunlight
  • Dim-to-Black option for night use
  • Vibration and Shock treatment
  • 800 x 600 Resolution
  • 4:3 Aspect Ratio; 700:1 Contrast Ratio
  • 1,000 nits Brightness
  • VGA, S-Video and BNC Loop thru
  • 12VDC/90-240VAC (or 11-36VDC)
  • Heavy Duty, Powder Coated Steel
  • 1 Year Warranty
HookCam® for Girder, Gantry, Straddle and Bridge Cranes

Everyday Heavy and Critical Lifts introduce risk and fatigue. HookCam® mitigates risk adding sight and HookCam® reduces fatigue with its ergonomic camera-monitor placement. HookCam® is no replacement for rules of safe operation but HookCam® adds SIGHT: improves communications and confirms the status of the load from pick thru path. HookCam® delivers information to the person who needs it most. We explain: HookCam® was designed for safety but pays for itself with reduced fatigue, increased communication and improved safety. Designed by operators for operators, HookCam® provides a high resolution image on a balanced screen whether the image is shot in darkness or bright light. The computer adjusted image is reliable in any condition

Camera Featuresgirderpix3
  • Industrial Grade Camera embedded in epoxy
  • Encased in .8cm 6000 series aluminum
  • AWB:  Automatic  white balance.  Whether the background is shade or sun, or some of both, the HookCam® remains balanced with a constant image.
  • HTVL:  High resolution Television Lines: 690 HTVL
Battery Technology
  • Weight:  4.5 pounds (2.2kg)griderpix-4
  • Measure:  HxWxD inches 8.25¨ 2.25” (39.9 x 8.9 x 5.7cm)
  • Chemistry: Rechargeable Lithium Ion
  • Lithium Content by weight: <2%
  • Voltage: 12V; Hours Per Charge 10-12 Hours
  • Watt Hours for IATA Calculation: 120 Watt hours
  • Life Cycles: 2000 Charges
  • System Provision: Two Batteries, One Battery Charger
  • IATA Shipping Information: UN3480; PI 965
  • Alternative Power
Alternative Power
  • Monitor: 12/24DC Conversion or 110/115AC (US) or  220V 50 Hz (EU)

Pacific Systems Solutions, LLC   The HookCam Co. PO Box 23105  Richmond, VA  23223  USA   Phone: (804) 869-2140