Sarens pulls off a success In Ghana

Sarens has been contracted for an important lifting operation at a power plant in Tema, Ghana, for client Metka and project owner Early Power Limited. This particular project required a tight turnaround, with just under four months available to finalise commercial discussions, contract negotiation, engineering, shipping, and on-site assembly. The first challenge was the equipment …

Raimondi cranes in action for Qatari mega project

Raimondi Middle East deployed 10 topless tower cranes for the construction of one of Qatar’s most awaited residential developments: The Seef.  “Currently, we have nine Raimondi cranes operating onsite, as one MRT159 was dismantled in June,” said Wael Hasan, Commercial Director, Raimondi Middle East. “Five cranes, one MRT294, one MRT223, one MRT189, and two MRT144s, …

Enerpac gantry helps overcome maintenance obstacles

Salt water, an explosive environment and a low-clearance ceiling were just some of the obstacles Enaval, an environmental and energy consulting company, faced as it set out to perform maintenance on a natural gas platform off the coast of Brazil. Under contract with Petrobras, a Brazilian multinational corporation in the petroleum industry, one of its …

Osprey deploys new technology

The Bristol-headquartered Osprey Group, which specialises in finding innovative ways to transport abnormally heavy and large items across land and sea, now stores project imagery and documents in a Canto digital asset management (DAM) library. Cloud-based, the software allows team members and photographers in the field to capture and store files and photography for commercial …

Mammoet purchases Land & Marine’s linear winch equipment

Mammoet has announced the formal purchase of the linear winch Fleet and associated pipe pulling equipment. The purchase of the winches by Mammoet includes two state-of-the-art 800t capacity linear winches, which are unique to the industry, their design is patented and allows socket passing under load as well as utilizing advanced hydraulic controls for accurate …

Enerpac lifts in Hungary

Hungarian heavy lifting and machine assembly specialist, Megakran Plc, relied upon their Enerpac SL400N hydraulic gantry to move an 85-tonne sheet metal press between factories located in Somogy County in southwest Hungary. The SL400N gantry provided easier access to the press than using a mobile crane. With a large vehicle production industry, Hungary is one …