All Alternative Lifting/Jacking Systems Articles

Record refinery lifts in China
Erection of a refinery vessel weighing almost 4,000 tonnes set a new record on a Chinese refinery project
Mammoet in South African ship move
Mammoet South Africa used jacks and SPMT to move a 600 tonne ship to a dock in South Africa
Trailer crane lifts large window
Innovativ Hoisting uses Böcker AHK 36 trailer crane to lift one of the largest stained glass windows in the USA
Chicago bridge jack job
Engineered Rigging uses Enerpac strand jacks as effective crane alternative in Cline Avenue Bridge build
Military orders for Hiab hooklifts
RMMV to have up to 4,000 Hiab hooklifts by 2027, plus 110 units to go to the Swiss Army
TopLift 2020: against the odds
Our annual TopLift competition gives you the opportunity to vote on your favourite lift from our selection of ten impressive lifts featured in the magazine over the last year.
Press move for Laso
Laso uses Enerpac gantry and side shift to lift and place 160 tonne automotive presses
Barnhart acquires Days Machinery Movers
Barnhart Crane and Rigging in the USA has announced its acquisition of Days Machinery Movers, including all personnel and equipment
C-Hook bridge removal solution
Minimal disruption and improved safety are claimed benefits of new solution for the removal of concrete bridges over railway lines
Alternative lifting solution
SPMT, girder deck and unique mobile lifting system used as alternative to a mobile crane for German bridge replacement
CS350 added to Sarens climbing jack fleet
New CS350 climbing jack lifting system joins CS1000 and CS5000 models in the Sarens heavy lift fleet
Mammoet lowers arena roof to complete dismantling
Joe Louis Arena main roof truss weighing 2,250 tonnes lowered by Mammoet in downtown Detroit, USA
Final pier placed for Genoa bridge
PerGenova JV simultaneously installs bridge’s 18th pier and the first of its three 94m decks
Australian government backs Verton
Load orientation specialist receives funding for wind turbine blade orientation device
New bridge by ALE
Strand jacks make quick bridge lift over a reservoir in Spain
Learning leader: SC&RA news July 2019
With hydraulic telescopic gantry use on the rise, education is ever more important, writes Mike Chalmers
Lifting Gear Hire rebrands as LGH
Lifting Gear Hire has changed its name to LGH as part of a worldwide rebranding
Barnhart to acquire Burkhalter
A deal has been agreed for Barnhart Crane and Rigging in the USA to acquire Burkhalter Rigging
Eco pulleys from Rulmeca
German-based manufacturer’s renewal of TM400 line increases energy-efficiency of pulleys.
Engineered Rigging opens in Europe
Netherlands base established for Engineered Rigging in Europe
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