Entries by redman

Proof load testing of a 300 tonne SWL deck crane

Lift-rite carried our proof load testing of a 300 tonne SWL deck crane on board the ship Deep Constructor. Lift-rite’s dedicated engineers worked through the night to complete the load test of 330 tonnes which was applied using ten of our 35 tonne capacity water load bags rigged with our heavy duty lifting equipment. The […]

An unusual request from Siemens rail division

Lift-rite engineering services received an unusual request from Siemens rail division to assist with testing requirements. London Midland were looking to increase the running speed of its Class 350/1 EMU fleet from 100 mph to 110mph to allow journey times to be reduced on the hourly service out of Euston on the West coast main […]

Lift project on the River Tyne

Lift-rite recently completed a contract lift project for work on the River Tyne. Our work scope was from initial site surveys, Lift planning through to completion of the heavy lift. A 110 Tonne Ampelmann gangway system was lifted from a vessel and placed onto the hard standing quay area for works to be carried out […]

Blyth Offshore

Lift-rite have the ability to manage your mobilisation / de-mobilisation projects from start to finish with a 120 tonne capacity crane on our quay to complete your heavy lifts. Our rigging team are on hand 24/7 to ensure that your work is completed safely and on time.