When driving in Durham, North Carolina, USA, watch for this 11′-8″ low bridge. See what happens if you do not pay attention!!
Project documentary of Heavy Lift Shipments & Transports for the Azito Power Sation in Ghana.
The VB10000 recently completed its second job in the Gulf of Mexico. This was a single piece topside removal with a custom lift frame.
A video documentary of the shipment, barging, land transport and installation of heavy components for the Lumut Power Station at the West coast of Malaysia, North of the city of Lumut. A beach jetty was constructed to land all the heavy pieces near the Power Station, in order to avoid all obstacles (bridges, overhead wires, culverts etc.) en route from the commercial port of Lumut. All work was performed for ABB-Baden, Switzerland.
The below project pictures show the loading, shipment, transport and erection of an APCI Heat Exchanger, shipped by Jumbo Shipping from Fairless Hills (USA) to Balhaf in Yemen, transported to the job site by Fagioli (Italy) and erection onto foundation by Hareket from Turkey in Nov.-Dec.2007
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The transport of wind turbine blades on Nooteboom and Goldhofer extendable trailers by H.N.Krane Heavy Transport in Germany from Buddikate in Germany to the building site.
ALE Abnormal load movement from Cottam to West Burton B.
This semi trailer brought bricks to our building site near Byron Bay, NSW Australia.. here we see how he maneuvers in one of our tricky curve and then crosses the creek! (he was empty at that time) Note how he lifts the back trailer with his forklift to align the length of his truck and make it possible!! amazing skill of an amazing driver…
A compact version of the film showing the the delivery and erection of a wind turbine tower and blades at Haswell Moor
A historical video film of heavy Transport in Saudi Arabia, for the Aramco NGL facilities in Yanbu, 350 kms North of Jeddah. Modules of unto 650 tons were transported using conventional Scheuerle platform trailers.
This animation illustrates the tipping of a Hydraulic Platform trailer, when the trailer deck is not kept leveled.
Animations do help a lot in finding out the best way to install heavy lifts in tight corners.
Complicated lift plan to install an 80t boiler from and to a very confined space. For photos of the actual job click continue reading