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RRS at LiftEx
Crane and equipment contractor Rapid Resonse Solutions in the United Kingdom will show its new Hydra-Slide AS500 alignment shoes for final positioning of loads at LiftEx
ALE jack up wins energy award
ALE’s UK branch has jointly won the ‘Best Energy Project’ award at the East of England Energy Group Awards 2016
Rapid bridge replacement with Engineered Rigging
Engineered Rigging in the USA has announced the Rapid Bridge Replacement System which allows a railway bridge span to be exchanged for a new one in one day
Yu Sin moves 240 tonne boring machine
Tunnel boring specialist Yu Sing Engineering Work, based in Singapore, skidded a tunnel boring machine using a Hydra-Slide HT300
RRS to distribute Hydra-Slide
Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has become the first distributor of Hydra-Slide’s hydraulically powered skidding systems and other related products in the UK and Ireland
First job in Europe for ALE’s Mega Jack
ALE has used its Mega Jack lifting system for the first time in Europe as part of the Albert Kanaal Project in Belgium
Hansa Meyer completes transformer installation
Hansa Meyer Heavy Haul & Rigging used a 500 US ton (454 tonnes) capacity, heavy track skidding system to position two transformers
DraxPower uses Collett to move abnormal loads
Power generation business DraxPower used UK-based specialized transport company Collett & Sons for the relocation of nine 185 tonne transformers
30,000 tonne load out for ALE
ALE completed the load out of the first 30,000 tonne CAT-J jack up rig in July, using a skidding system that was designed for the project in South Korea
Holtec chooses Enerpac for cask transporter
Nuclear equipment and handling systems supplier to the energy industry, Holtec International, has chosen Enerpac to design, fabricate and commission a 170 tonne cask transporter
Ball mill installation for ALE
ALE, the international heavy lift and transport company, has performed the unique installation of a new ball mill on the Mafuta diamond mining vessel
27,500 tonne TLP load out for ALE
ALE loaded out the Malikai Tension Leg Platform (TLP), weighing 27,500 tonnes, in just 12 hours at Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering (MMHE) in Johor, Malaysia
New 900 tonne lifter from Enerpac
Enerpac in the Netherlands has launched the SBL900, a 900 tonne capacity version of its SBL1100 folding boom telescopic hydraulic lifting system
World’s tallest multipoint jack-up system
Enerpac has been awarded a contract by lifting and transport company Burkhalter to extend the height of its 2,000 tonne jack up system from 20 to 36 metres
Europe's first 300 tonne Hydra-Slide
Lifting and transport company Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) in the UK has taken delivery of a 300 tonne hydraulic skidding system, the only one of its kind in Europe
ALE prepares for Mega Jack 800 project
Global heavy lift and transport company ALE is preparing for the first UK project with its Mega Jack 800. The jack-up operation will be in Lowestoft, Suffolk, on the country's East coast
Fagioli Asia installs in Vietnam
The Fagioli Asia team has completed the lifting and skidding to foundation of the steam turbine generator (STG) for a coal-fired thermal power plant in Vietnam
New SyncHoist from Enerpac
Enerpac has announced the SHAS-Series Autonomous SyncHoist, an hydraulically operated below the hook manoeuvring system for large and unbalanced loads
Second Mega jack-up in Norway
Heavy lift and specialized transport company ALE used its Mega Jack 800 to jack-up a 2,000 tonne living quarters module in Norway
Mazzella acquires Rouster Wire Rope & Rigging
Overhead lifting and rigging company Mazzella Companies, based in the USA, has acquired rope supply company Rouster Wire Rope & Rigging
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