Plant & Equipment
The GirderMAX - A Real Giant
Hydraulic slide enlargement combined with a tremendous lifting stroke
As prefabricated elements get larger and larger, so the logistics involved in transporting the unit from the fabrication yard to the construction site increase.
The trend to prefabrication is due, in part, to economics. Prefabrication yards can be undercover and, as such, are unaffected by adverse weather and the necessary equipment and expertise is centralised.
A leader in development of transporting solution is Faymonville. Their latest solution is a real giant.
The GirderMAX is a girder bridge to transport super heavy loads at legal axle loads on public roads. This huge beam system is suitable for the transport of transformers, gas turbines, generators or any other bulky and heavy load.
Crane Mode For Access Platforms
Palfinger Jumbo class NX access platforms are now more versatile with innovative crane mode added to the range of services. The advantage: lifting capacity of up to 900 kg can also be conveniently performed using the access platform.
An access platform – specifically the Jumbo class NX – has been equipped with a practical crane mode. This new function allows loads of up to 900 kg to be lifted using the crane hook.
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