Enerpac Cube Jack, Skidding and Turntable Essential in Complex Vessel Shutdown Maintenance

Faced with removing, and refitting, a 5T vessel cover in the tight confines of an industrial complex in Germany during maintenance shutdown, integrity assurance service provider Hydratight, used a combination of Enerpac cube jack, low-height skidding system and turntable to successfully complete the project. A team of 40 Hydratight engineers from Germany, Holland, France, and …

Sarens removes coal grinder pipes in the Netherlands

Sarens was commissioned to remove five coal grinder pipes at the EPZ coal-fired power station in Borssele, the Netherlands for its client Meuva. The five grinders had to be jacked-up from their foundation, driven out, unloaded, and finally scrapped and recycled. Each grinder had a diameter of 3.5m, length of 7m, and weighed approximately 110T. The …

Modulift designs lifting frames for the HS2 project

Modulift has manufactured and delivered two custom lifting frames for the High Speed 2 (HS2) project, all within 6 weeks from the initial contact. The infrastructure project, which is currently the largest in Europe, will provide a welcome boost to the economy with an estimated budget of £106bn. As well as providing faster rail links, …

Increase of orders for Modulift’s custom design solutions

The UK-based manufacturer Modulift, well known in the industry for their modular design spreader beams and frames, has seen their orders for custom designed lifting solutions increase substantially since the beginning of the year. Modulift have been working hard to improve their already streamlined processes as their teams of experts that include Sales, Engineering and Manufacturing …

Al Faris Group relies on Goldhofer vehicles for more than a decade

The Al Faris Group is a globally established partner to leading companies in the Middle East for the rental of heavy equipment ,heavy transportation and heavy lifting operations for major construction projects For the transportation and rental of heavy, long and outsize loads, the experienced logistics specialist has been relying on towed and self-propelled heavy-duty modules …

Enerpac introduces new Jack-Up System accessories

Enerpac has announced new accessories for its JS-Series Jack-Up Systems that offer expanded capabilities. The Jack-up system is a multi-point lifting system. A typical system set up includes four jack-up units positioned under each corner of a load. A load is lifted in increments as barrels are slid into the system and stacked, forming “lifting …

Hendrik Veder Group achieves sustainability targets with environmentally friendly lubricant

Hendrik Veder Group has supplied two non-rotating cables as a part of a prestigious new offshore project. Each of the two 350-metre cables has a diameter of 114 millimetres and they are treated with sustainable Elaskon WR environmentally acceptable lubricant (EAL).  EAL is biodegradable and non-bioaccumulative. It also has a minimal impact on aquatic ecosystems …