October 23 - ALE Heavylift Ib

The installation of all the items of equipment, which was completed in 20 days, was carried out using the ALE CC 2800 crane, which has a capacity of 600 tonnes. 

ALE Heavylift has also successfully performed the load-out of a jacket 180m long weighing 12,700 tonnes at Maua Jurong Shipyard in Río de Janeiro.

For the load-out operation ALE used four 850-tonne capacity strand hydraulic pulling units and a S-600 barge owned by Saipem. The average speed of the load-out was 11 metres per hour, meaning that the installation took just 22 hours to complete.