October 4 - ALE Heavylift has successfully installed a dissolver reactor weighing 242 tonnes in the Artenius petrochemical plant at Sines in Portugal.

This operation was one of 16 big lifts for the project, executed by ALE's crane type CC2800, which has a 600 tonne lift capacity.

For this particular lift, the crane was configured with a 66 m main boom equipped with a 150 tonne uperlift and worked at a radius of 17 m. A 200 tonne mobile crane assisted during the lift of the reactor into an upright position.