Modulift tests its largest spreader beam

Modulift has recently finished the testing of MOD 1100 modular spreader beam, the largest supplied standard beam in the Modulift range with a lifting capacity of 2000 tonnes. Ordered by a Belgian client for Offshore Monopoly installations, the 30-metre-long beam comes complete with DNV GL type approval as standard. Fitted with optional extras including upper …

Mammoet partners with Bay Crane Services

Mammoet has announced strategic partnership with Bay Crane Services, one of the leaders in the crane rental, specialized transportation, and construction industries throughout the Northeastern United States. This partnership will focus on servicing the renewable Offshore Wind requirements of the Northeastern United States. Mammoet USA was founded in 1989 to provide local engineered heavy lift …

Edwards moves heavy press components

Edwards Moving & Rigging has transported six oversized press components averaging 333,500lb  (151tonnes) in weight with the heavies pice weighing 448,041lbs (203tonnes).  The six press components arrived at the Port of New Orleans via sea vessel where they were direct discharged via ship’s gear to Edwards prearranged beams and stands staged on a waiting deck …

Megalift arrange various shipments for Australian tunnelling project

Megalift has recently arranged series of shipments to Australia due to their client embarking on a government-issued tunneling project. The exports came from a variety of locations including Malaysia, Singapore and Germany. As an international construction specialist, Megalift's client was awarded this 'mega' project by the New South Wales Government for the 'Western Tunnelling Package’. …

Enerpac Cube Jacks help to install Oldenburg railway bridge

Lifting and heavy transport specialist, Schares, relied on Enerpac for the installation of a double-track railway bridge in suburban Oldenburg, Germany. SCJ-100 Cube Jacks were used to raise and lower the bridge decks to their final installation position. Working in confined conditions, the SCJ-100s enabled the parapet walls to be raised above ground and then …

The Crosby Group: lifting solutions for the future of construction

Manufacturer of rigging, lifting and material, handling hardware, the Crosby Group, will present lifting solutions for the future of construction at this years Bauma in Munich, Germany. The group will present its premier brands, including Crosby, Gunnebo Industries, Crosby Straightpoint, Crosby BlokCam and Crosby IP.  Visitors of the Grosby Group stand will get a chance …

Collett delivers gas turbine for Saltend Power Station

One of the world’s largest cargo aircraft, the Antonov 124, arrived at Doncaster Sheffield Airport with a 100 tonne gas turbine rotor on board ready to offload. Awaiting the arrival airside were Collett’s Heavy Transport and Heavy Lift Teams, complete with a mobile crane, escort vehicle, 10-axe flat top trailer and ballasted Mercedes-Benz 8x4 Arocs …