Engineering News | Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/heavy-lifting-and-abnormal-loads Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:41:52 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Haulage company offers discounted rates http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/haulage-company-offers-discounted-rates-2018-04-04 Paige Müller Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482891 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717823_resized_heavyliftingandabnormalloadstransconhaulers04181022.jpg LONG-LENGTH LOADS Transcon Haulers demonstrates its long-length load capability 511 287 Heavy capacity lifting equipment in high demand http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-capacity-lifting-equipment-in-high-demand-2018-04-04 Paige Müller Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482850 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717785_resized_heavyliftingabnormalloadsjohnsoncranehire304181022.jpg BIG LIFTS CALL FOR BIG EQUIPMENT Johnson Crane Hire's 750 t Liebherr LG 1750 lattice boom all terrain crane doing a wind farm installation 511 287 New heavy-duty jib put to the test http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-heavy-duty-jib-put-to-the-test-2018-04-04 Paige Müller Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482858 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717791_resized_heavyliftingandabnormalloadsalejib04181022.jpg EXTENDED LIFTING CAPACITY Ale’s modular jib can lift up to 3 400 t and be configured up to 100 m long 511 287 Skills shortage a concern for industry http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/skills-shortage-a-concern-for-industry-2018-04-20 Paige Müller Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 483060 1523947433 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000718151_resized_heavyliftingandabnormalloadsleeasa04181022.jpg SKILLS SHORTAGE South Africa’s heavy lifting industry needs qualified riggers and operators who have a higher level of competence which would lead to with a wealth of experience in the future. 511 287 Adhesive for heavy, abnormal loads applications launched http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-launches-adhesive-for-heavy-abnormal-loads-applications-2018-04-20 Paige Müller Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 20 Apr 2018 00:00:00 +0200 482947 1525071481 1524175200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000717976_resized_heavyliftingabnormalloadsloctiteuniversalbonders03181022.jpg LOCTITE UNIVERSAL STRUCTURAL BONDERS Loctite demonstrates the strength and speed of the new bonders range by performing a vertical 8.1 t weight lift 511 287 New concept crane being developed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-concept-crane-being-developed-2017-04-21 Simone Liedtke Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448247 1492075739 1492725600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000638561_resized_elsegundominedraglinetransportationfullyassembled032017mammoetsouthafricajpg1022.jpg FULLY ASSEMBLED Mammoet uses a jacking system to lift the dragline and place it on a specialised transport system to move it to its new location 511 287 Fabrication facility to expand to accommodate heavy lifting fleet http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fabrication-facility-to-expand-to-accommodate-heavy-lifting-fleet-2017-04-21 Simone Liedtke Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448495 1492694086 1492725600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000639286_resized_skyhillheavyengineeringenthusiasticworkers032017hydraarc1022.jpg IN-HOUSE PROJECTS Fabrication and refurbishment projects are executed from the engineering to transportation stages 511 287 Local equipment supplier upgrades product offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-equipment-supplier-upgrades-product-offering-2017-04-21 Simone Liedtke Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 448411 1492759625 1492725600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000639070_resized_mecliftml1812rseriesvariablereachtrucksforheavylifting032017bltsajpg1022.jpg ML1812R MECLIFT The variable-reach truck is designed for swift, efficient and safe handling of heavy loads in diverse industries 511 287 Company benefits from strategic positioning and branch network http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crane-solutions-provider-benefits-from-strategic-positioning-and-branch-network-2016-04-15 Malusi Mkhize Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 406592 1460445187 1460671200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Acquisition in line with expansion plan http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/acquisition-in-line-with-expansion-plan-2016-04-15 Malusi Mkhize Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 406431 1460445187 1460671200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000530926_resized_webcondra111041022.jpeg METICULOUS Condra is involved in projects with highly specialised machinery and equipment that requires time to ensure quality and durability 511 287 Renewable energy project successfully completed http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/renewable-energy-project-successfully-completed-2016-04-15 Malusi Mkhize Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 406418 1460445187 1460671200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000530913_resized_webaleamakhala11022.jpeg GIVING RENEWABLE ENERGY A LIFT ALE successfully transported and handled 56 wind turbine generators for the Amakhala project 511 287 R&D ensures growth for heavy lifting company http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-lifting-manufacturer-inputs-on-industry-projects-2016-04-15 Malusi Mkhize Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 406488 1460445187 1460671200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000530960_resized_webrenttechfebruary2016kelmegphoto21022.jpeg INCREASED PRODUCT PORTFOLIO New rigging products allow for achieving a sustainable footprint in all markets 511 287 Kalleb Rigging Services http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/kalleb-rigging-services-2016-04-15 Zandile Mavuso Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 405854 1460445515 1460671200 99999999999 Creamer Media Reporter 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000535258_resized_0000529438dsc00471022.jpg 511 287 Modular crane completes recovery of Bertha http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/modular-crane-completes-recovery-of-bertha-2016-04-15 Malusi Mkhize Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 15 Apr 2016 00:00:00 +0200 406426 1461326833 1460671200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000530935_resized_webgantryfrontviewweb1022.jpeg THE BIG LIFT Mammoet’s lifting tower system was custom-built to recover Bertha 511 287 Vanguard completes turnkey project at two peaking power plants http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/turnkey-project-for-vanguard-in-two-peaking-power-plants-2015-04-17 Samantha Herbst Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:45:00 +0200 367006 1429863474 1429256700 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000415046_resized_vanguardloadinga230tonnegeneratorattheportwithits800tonnehydraulicliftsystem1022.jpeg Vanguard loads a 230 t generator with its 800 t hydraulic lift system 511 287 Crane specialist completes first water-desludging project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/crane-specialist-completes-first-water-desludging-project-2015-04-17 Pimani Baloyi Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 365213 1428934096 1429221600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000410108_resized_sequence03still0011022.jpg ONE OF A KIND Demag was contracted by Rand Water to design, manufacture and install two water-desludging bridge cranes for the Zuikerbosch pumpstation 511 287 Tank replacement project progressing well http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tank-replacement-project-progressing-well-2015-04-17 Pimani Baloyi Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 365221 1428934096 1429221600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000409953_resized_201402271718401022.jpg TANK REPLACEMENT Mammoet Southern Africa’s multi-axle trailer on route from the tank manufacturing plant to the refinery 511 287 Crane specialist completes Zim project, invests R600m in fleet revamp http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/mobile-crane-specialist-completes-zimbabwe-project-invests-r600m-in-fleet-revamp-2015-04-17 Pimani Baloyi Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 365236 1428934096 1429221600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000410039_resized_heavyliftingfeatureengnewspic021022.jpg HEAVY LIFTING Johnson Crane Hire is committed to providing the latest heavy lift equipment for local clients 511 287 Manufacturer delivers maintenance cranes to multibillion-rand De Hoop project http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-supplies-maintenance-cranes-to-multibillion-de-hoop-project-2015-04-17 Pimani Baloyi Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 365226 1428934096 1429221600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000410016_resized_thecondra4052toncranefordehoopdamdamcrane1022.jpg CONDRA 40 T CRANE With advanced control technology, Condra's 40 t crane reads the hook’s location to within an accuracy of 2 mm 511 287 Contractor invests in latest equipment http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-company-invests-in-modern-technology-2015-04-17 Pimani Baloyi Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 365241 1428934097 1429221600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000410052_resized_lovemorephoto11022.jpg SECRET TO SUCCESS Lovemore boasts effective fleet management, experienced drivers and positive relationships with road authorities 511 287 Logistics company RTMS-accredited http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-heavy-lifting-company-acquires-rtms-accreditation-2015-04-17 Pimani Baloyi Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 365363 1428934097 1429221600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 Heavy-lift specialist delivers three 149 t transformers to Moz http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-transportation-specialist-completes-delivery-of-moz-transformers-2015-04-17 Pimani Baloyi Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 17 Apr 2015 00:00:00 +0200 365268 1453970783 1429221600 99999999999 Samantha Herbst 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000410273_resized_img2580large.jpg ABNORMAL LOADS Five bridges ere propped and three were bypassed 511 251 Improvement of existing offering http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/improvement-of-existing-offering-2014-04-18 Dylan Slater Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 325951 1396509569 1397772000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000302010_resized_kelmegrodneyyoung1022.jpg RODNEY YOUNG Being local provides absolute control over the quality of our output and the level of our customer service 511 287 Abnormal loads simplified http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/abnormal-loads-simplified-2014-04-18 Dylan Slater Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 325941 1397466412 1397772000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000301977_resized_lovemore11022.jpg TEAMWORK The 65 t container straddle carriers were loaded onto low-bed trailers using two mobile cranes 511 287 Revised container handler improves efficiency http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/revised-container-handler-improves-efficiency-2014-04-18 Dylan Slater Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 325847 1397466412 1397772000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000301740_resized_blttaylor11022.jpg UNDER CONTROL The Taylor Electronic Loaded Container series of container handlers is designed with a more stable platform than that of previous models 511 287 Goscor http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/goscor-2014-04-18 Megan van Wyngaardt Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 325058 1397472650 1397772000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000306127_resized_goscor1022.jpg 511 287 Heavy-hauling industry growing http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-hauling-industry-growing-2014-04-18 Dylan Slater Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0200 325861 1397478222 1397772000 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 http://us-cdn.creamermedia.co.za/assets/articles/images/resized/0000301792_resized_rotranpacifictrcuk1022.jpg BACK FROM THE DEAD The expected life span of the Pacific trucks was 25 years, but a rebuild extended its life span a further ten years 511 287 Contracts secured despite competitive climate http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-lifting-company-secures-contracts-despite-competitive-climate-2013-04-05 Anine Kilian Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 19 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 288589 1366092147 1366322400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Imported heavy-duty lift trucks to reach South Africa by July http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-imports-heavy-duty-lift-trucks-to-reach-sa-by-july-2013-04-19 Anine Kilian Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 19 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 288596 1366092147 1366322400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Ngodwana mill receives new pulp dryer http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ngodwana-mill-gets-a-new-pulp-dryer-2013-04-19 Anine Kilian Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 19 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 288608 1366092147 1366322400 99999999999 Megan van Wyngaardt 0 0 Company imports Italian automotive lifts http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-imports-italian-automotive-lifts-2013-04-19 Anine Kilian Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 19 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 288732 1366092147 1366322400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0 Heavy-lifting crane company secures lucrative contract http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/heavy-lifting-crane-company-secures-lucrative-contracts-2013-04-19 Anine Kilian Heavy Lifting and Abnormal Loads Fri, 19 Apr 2013 00:00:00 +0200 288603 1366092147 1366322400 99999999999 Tracy Hancock 0 0