This was to be a huge tethered balloon that would carry passengers up over the city of Miami–it literally never got off the ground. An Eagle West self erecting crane on a water reservoir and water treatment plant project in West Vancouver, BC. Our 120 ton crane setting a home for one of the City’s residents 31. The crane in the photo is called “Taisun” located at Yantai China which is the biggest and strongest in the world. The job will take a crew of about 15 maintenance personnel 2 weeks to complete. This Palfinger PK 100002G knuckleboom crane seems to be setting a bathroom in the middle of the desert. The clock was moved to its new location where it will continue to provide the Metropolitan area and Hudson River travelers with the time of day and an unforgettable site for years to come. Eagle West helping out with a performance by Transe Express during the 2010 Olympic Winter Games in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. Find a Liebherr LTM 1500, LTM 1400, Demag AC650, Grove GMK 5220 lifting the ship, and a MAN TGA 660 with a Scheuerle modular trayler moving it to the dock.
The KSQ (Kawasaki Quick Shifter) allowed clutchless upshifts as I toed the level at 12,000 rpm to ride the crest of the torque wave.
Upshifts from second gear to the top of the six-speed box in a matter of seconds saw 187 mph indicated on the dash display before shutting off for Turn 1.
Losail’s second-gear hairpin was particularly thrilling with power wheelies beginning while I was still banked over!
But even that adrenaline-charged moment didn’t match the baited-breath cannon shot out of the final corner onto the track’s main straight.
This contract is in line with Saipem’s strategy of growth in particular in the Floaters construction in specific geographic areas, such as Asia Pacific and Africa, where the company can leverage on its local well established and unique availability of fabrication yards.
Asia Pacific represents an important and strategic area of development for Saipem: the company is currently involved in technically complex projects in the area related to various FLNG initiatives.
Its bottom is 30m above the sea surface at the time. This is a lift Eagle West is working on doing for the Transe Express theater troupe. 104,000 ton excavator being lifted from the deepest whole to date in Vancouver….60 ft 42. LTM 1220 installing Air units at the Extended Care Facility in Red Deer Alberta. 6 Towers cranes over the night sky line in South Florida.
The performance is called “Mobile Homme” and is scheduled to take place during the Olympic Games here in Vancouver. 110 Ton Liebherr lifting a 115,000 lb gate on 170 feet tall TVA Cherokee Dam in East Tennessee 38. Disassembled, brought in through the outfield overhead door, reassembled, worked, and the reverse to get it out.
– Tata 955 ALC-75MT crawler crane at work on platform on the Bandra Worli Sealink Project 18. The main block only picture shows just the hook that had 12,500′ of 2″ cable, 42 parts of line.
Pictures are of a Clyde 2000 Metric Ton Lift Crane from when I worked in the North Sea, Java Sea or Gulf of Mexico.
I was one of very few riders banking to these limits and neither H2 model scraped its exhaust canister throughout the week-long, multi-wave press launch.