Heavy Lift Specialist

Richard L. Krabbendam

Four Day extensive Seminar in Singapore Seminar completed

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Nov 042016
 

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Alle delegates enjoyed the way Richard showed “How to handle Heavy Lifts Safely”. By means of simple timber models, Richard explained to this group the three Laws of Newton and How forces can be controlled and incidents and accidents can be avoided.

If you missed this Seminar, Register NOW for the Brisbane Seminar from 7-9 Nov. 2016 in Australia. There are still places available.

Contact Mrs. Nathalie Ong or Joan Dee Lim for details.  e-mail: natalie.ong@olygen.com or lim.joandee@olygen.com

I look forward meeting you at the Seminar in Brisbane.

See pictures below:

The class taking the evaluation Test. Everyone gets a Certificate, depending on their Score.

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“In Company” Seminar completed at Linde AG in Munich

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Oct 202016
 

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During the past two days, Richard L.Krabbendam, presented his well know Seminar “Heavy Transport, Lifting & Shipping” to the Logistical Department of Linde AG in Munich.

A group of 14 persons, participated in the Seminar and as can be seen from the evaluation sheet enjoyed what Richard had to say.

12 Chapters were presented and at the end of the second Day an evaluation test was done. Every delegate will receive a Certificate, depending on the test score.

In case you also want to learn “How to handle Heavy Lifts Safely”, Register now  for the upcoming Seminars in Singapore from 1-4 Nov. 2016 or in Brisbane from 7-9 Nov. 2016.

Check out the details on www.heavyliftspecialist.com or send an e-mail to mrs. Joan Dee Lim of Olygen, the organizer of the Seminars. e-mail: lim.joandee@olygen.com

I look forward seeing you at the next Seminar, either in S’pore, Brisbane or Delft the Netherlands (8-10 Feb. 2017)

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“Pioneering Spirit” Departure Rotterdam Largest vessel in the world!

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Aug 092016
 

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Crowds of people turned out to watch as the world’s largest vessel, Allseas’ “Pioneering Spirit”, departed Rotterdam Saturday morning 6 August 2016.

Allseas’ record-breaking single-lift installation/decommissioning and pipelay vessel has been moored in Rotterdam’s Alexiahaven since January 2015 for installation, commissioning and testing of the topsides lift system.

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“Pioneering Spirit” will now head to the Southern North Sea to perform offshore trials throughout August, which will include a series of test platform topsides installation and removal exercises under varying weather conditions.

After the successful completion of offshore trials, “Pioneering Spirit” is expected to sail north to the Yme field, offshore Norway, to remove the 13,500 t Yme mobile offshore production unit (MOPU) for Repsol.

Following removal of the Yme platform, “Pioneering Spirit” will return to Rotterdam where the remaining four topsides lifting beams will be installed for the Shell Brent Delta topsides removal, scheduled for the summer of 2017.  SOURCE: Allseas

Photos above: Allseas©

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Planned Seminars 2014

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BreakbulkAntwerp2014Since 2008, I have presented the two day Seminar/MasterclassHeavy Transport & Lifting” to more than seventeen hundred persons in 22 countries worldwide: Australia, Brazil, China, Germany, UK, Norway, Netherlands, Turkey, USA, Saudi Arabia, Switzerland, U.A.E, Singapore, China, Monaco, Belgium, Uruguay, Spain, Poland, India, Egypt and South Africa

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Lifting works at second wooden bridge highway A7 Sneek

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Dec 232011
 

Lifting works at second wooden bridge highway A7 Sneek, Netherlands by Wagenborg Nedlift

 Highway A7 is already under construction for a while. Back in 2008, a remarkably designed wooden bridge was placed across the highway. A few days ago, the assembly works for a new wooden bridge, the second one, took place. A nice piece of lifting works, carried out by 6 heavy mobile cranes: 2 times 200 tons crane, one 250 tons crane, one 300 tons crane and 2 times a 500 tons crane. Together, they carefully placed the wooden bows of each 120 tons on the (wooden!) bridge deck. A precise piece of work, everything has to fit exactly. The crane operators were a real team working together very closely, which resulted in a smooth lifting operation and of course some nice pictures of all red/white cranes. During the night of 20/21 November, the complete bridge of 320 tons will be placed onto foundation. 192 wheels of SPMT trailers will be used to realize this next challenge.

 Please find more information about the A7 Sneek project at www.a7sneek.nl

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Westdijk Special Transport

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Dec 232011
 
Westdijk Special Transport, Alphen a/d Rijn, The Netherlands

This Huisman PMOC (Pedestal Mounted Offshore Crane was loaded  in Sviadnov CZ and transported by road to Schiedam, The Netherlands (approx. 12oo kms)

Dimensions of cargo:  20,00 x 4,88 x 4,40    105 ton

Overall dimensions of transport combination: (L x W x H) = 37,00 x 4,88 x 4,47    190 ton

Rotrans South Africa Transported a Trafo

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Dec 232011
 
ROTRANS + ALE in South Africa 
Rotrans South Africa Transported a Trafo of 12m (l) x 4.5m (w) x 5m (h) 357 ton  over Slope gradients of max 14% from Richards Bay (sea level) up mid point 1850 m above and back down to inland to Lephalale at 800m above (1200km) averaging 50km a day.  A special bridge girder to spread this enormous load was used from ALE Heavy Lift. See pictures below:

Transport and lifting works at Moerdijk, Holland

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Dec 232011
 

Wagenborg Nedlift

Transport and lifting works at Moerdijk, Holland

At the site of Essent’s new powerplant in Moerdijk, Wagenborg Nedlift has been quite active with heavy equipment lately. First of all, the boiler modules of the new boiler unit were installed. With weights up to 243 ton per unit, Wagenborg Nedlift provided a 750 tons and a 350 tons crawler to do the job. Together with the Spanish construction company of the power plant, these lifting works were carried out completely according to schedule. In the meanwhile, a heavy transformer sailed from Korea to Moerdijk. It was a challenge to get this giant of 278 tons onto foundation. Wagenborg Nedlift’s hydraulic lifting gantry was perfect fit for the job and within hours, the transformer was put in place.

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