First “game changer” from Liebherr goes to Sarens

The demand from the market for large crawler cranes is growing, for example in the petrochemicals industry and port handling involving enormous components for offshore applications. Driven by the energy revolution, part weights are increasing all the time, particularly when handling components for offshore wind turbines. Liebherr has decided to meet this challenge and has …

Sarens invests in Sprierings Zero-emission eLift cranes

Sarens took delivery of the first Spierings battery-powered hybrid mobile tower crane out of an order of six - three SK1265-AT6 eLift cranes and three SK597-AT4 eLift cranes.The first crane to be delivered was the SK1265-AT6 eLift which got Sarens fleet number K9794. This 6-axle mobile tower crane that has a gross vehicle weight of …

Sarens supports St. Nazaire Offshore Wind Farm project in France

Sarens has been involved in the load-in, load-out, transport, and storage of several monopiles and transition pieces for the St. Nazaire Offshore Wind Farm since January 2021. The work is being performed at the port of La Rochelle in France. As part of its agreement with DEME Offshore, Sarens will offload and transport monopiles and …

Sarens completes operation within Egyptian military zone

From September of 2020 through June of 2021, Sarens has raised six STS cranes at Port Said in Egypt. The project, which involved inserting 11,5m extension legs below each STS crane, was completed on behalf of client ZPMC. To raise each crane, Sarens used its CS5000 jacking system. While the equipment typically used for this …

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 …

Sarens loads-out the biggest and the heaviest furnace modules in the world

Sarens SPMTs and half-split SPMTs maneuvered the world’s biggest and heaviest cracking furnace modules based on modularisation design and construction in the world at the Penglai Jutal Offshore Engineering Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. – PJOE Yard in Penglai, China.  The two furnace modules had to be transported and loaded-out at the PJOE Yard. Each furnace …

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 …

Sarens introduces “Little Celeste”

Sarens has revealed the newest addition to its global fleet, the SGC-90, an environmentally-friendly electric ring crane ideal for projects in the nuclear, logistics, construction, and offshore wind sectors. The SGC-90, nicknamed “The Little Celeste”, was developed in response to market demand for heavy lift cranes with capacities greater than 80.000 TM. Its ring diameter …