Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Construction without disruption for Mammoet

Mammoet was contracted to install a 150-ton (136-tonne) canopy over recently renovated public transport shelters in Chicago, Illinois.

The canopy, which, according to Mammoet, was shaped like a butterfly, formed part of a wider subway upgrade project by Chicago Transport Authority. The structure was constructed onsite and was relocated in one piece.

As a crane would block the busy main road, Mammoet proposed a solution using SPMTs, which enabled the structure to be moved around the construction site, while minimising disruption to the surrounding area.

www.mammoet.com

Heavy Lift | News

ACS delivers in Japan thumbnail image

ACS delivers in Japan

August 20 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has coordinated the shipment of a 35-tonne flight simulator from Texas to Japan using a Boeing 747.
Views: 126
All aboard the Chipolbrok Moon thumbnail image

All aboard the Chipolbrok Moon

August 20 - Chipolbrok Moon has called at the port of Hamburg to load three 60 m-long units, each weighing 29 tonnes.
Views: 142

Heavy Lift Across The World

Discover heavy lift and project logistics industry news from around the world by region.