All Gantry - Industrial/Hoist/Bridge articles – Page 3

  • BigLift’s Happy Star loading a topside module in Ulsan, Korea

    Dockside lifting: bulking up


    The race is on to increase the size of vessels and the lifting capacity of dockside equipment to keep up with the demand for heavy lifting jobs. Katherine Weir reports

  • ALE jacked four ship to shore cranes by 4.5 metres using its Mega jack 800 system on each corner. Th

    Site report: Jack-up job for ALE


    Heavy lift and transport company ALE helped increase the height and alter the track centre distance of four container cranes at the Port of Antwerp in Belgium. IC reports

  • Dorman Long supplied two launching gantries, two multi-axle over-deck transporters and a pair of str

    Riyadh Metro project uses Dorman Long


    The 16.7 km elevated viaduct on one of the lines of the Riyadh Metro in Saudi Arabia is being constructed, with the help of UK-based Dorman Long Technology

  • The Kalmar E-One2 rubber-tyred gantry crane

    First Kalmar RTGs for Egypt


    Global cargo handling company Kalmar, part of Cargotec, will deliver four Kalmar E-One2 rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) to DCHC in Damietta, Egypt

  • Fagioli India lifted this generator stator weighing 321 tonnes in Rajasthan

    Fagioli India powers ahead


    Specialized transport and heavy lifting company Fagioli India installed a series of heavy items for the power industry in Rajasthan and West Bengal

  • The gantry is designed to erect viaduct sections up to four decks wide at a rate of up to one bridge

    Major contract for Dorman Long


    UK-based Dorman Long Technology has been awarded a contract to supply a 1,740 tonne capacity bridge deck erection gantry for the Temburong Bridge Project in Brunei

  • The KJ150 electric crane is designed for use with 3.5 tonne commercial vehicles

    Penny SwingLifts for BT


    British Telecommunications (BT) has placed an order with UK-based loader crane manufacturer Penny Hydraulics for 210 units of its SwingLift electric cranes

  • The girder cranes have three 3.2 tonne capacity hoists and will be used for handling materials for h

    Overhead Street Crane for Dunlop Oil & Marine


    Hose manufacturer Dunlop Oil Marine has installed two Street Crane triple girder electric overhead travelling cranes at a manufacturing facility in the UK

  • Enerpac is building the world’s largest, offshore overhead gantry crane for construction of the Reun

    Largest offshore gantry crane from Enerpac


    Overhead gantry crane manufacturer Enerpac has been awarded a contract to build a 4,800 tonne capacity offshore overhead gantry crane

  • The Shuttlelift SB 120 mobile gantry crane

    Shuttlelift launches largest model to date


    Crane manufacturer Shuttlelift in the USA has launched the SB 120, a 109 tonne capacity single-beam, single-hook, rubber tyred mobile gantry crane

  • Tiger Trailers operate two production lines and the cranes are vital to ensuring efficient material

    Tiger Trailers chooses Street Cranes


    Commercial vehicle body builder Tiger Trailers in the UK has taken delivery of three overhead cranes from industrial crane manufacturer Street Crane

  • The cargo is being transported from Romania to Rotterdam

    From Romania to Rotterdam


    Specialized transport company Van der Vlist has begun the transport of shipbuilding parts across Europe from Romania to the Netherlands

  • The absorber was lifted using a ‘top and tail’ operation

    Malaysian lift for Mammoet


    Global heavy lift and transport service provider Mammoet has lifted a 1,210 tonne absorber in Malaysia

  • Enerpac uses a hydraulic gantry to assist in the tailing of the lifting of two hydrocracker vessels

    Effective lifting


    Automation, synchronisation and more lifting capacity are just a few areas that are shaping the development of telescopic hydraulic gantry cranes. Laura Hatton investigates

  • Terex Port Solutions will supply another six Terex rubber-tyred gantry cranes to Haiphong Port in Vi

    Terex RTGs for Vietnamese port


    Vietnamese company Haiphong Port has ordered six new rubber-tyred E-RTG gantry cranes from Terex Port Solutions (TPS)

  • Demag Cranes overhead cranes

    Demag crane operations on the move


    Terex Corporation plans to move the USA-based production of its Demag overhead factory cranes from Houston to Oklahoma

  • This model Goliath crane is fifty storeys high and weighs 7,000 tonnes. The circle in the bottom rig

    The second generation


    High capacity gantry cranes have been in the industry for more than 50 years. Vladimir Nevsimal looks at how the second generation of gantry cranes was designed

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    Konecranes acquires Sanma


    Lifting equipment manufacturer, Konecranes, has acquired Chinese hoist and crane manufacturer Jiangsu Three Horses Crane Manufacture (Sanma)

  • ElectroMech semi-gantry crane

    ElectroMech to build cranes in UAE


    Indian manufacturer of electric overhead travelling (EOT) cranes ElectroMech plans to add a manufacturing facility to its operations in the UAE

  • Lifting Equipment Engineers Association

    LEEA offers new training course


    The LEEA (Lifting Equipment Engineers Association) will launch a new one-day training course for introduction to the overhead lifting sector