All Power generation Articles

Mammoet completes roll-off operation
Mammoet completes the roll-off operation of a HRSG module weighing 2859 tonnes in the USA
Crane companies tackle challenging power plant projects
A roundup of projects performed at power plants and refineries throughout North America.
Marr to urge 'different thinking' on tower cranes
Simon Marr of Marr Contracting in Australia, will urge International Tower Cranes (ITC) conference to think differently about tower cranes
A Texas soiree
D.Ann Shiffler reports on Liebherr’s Open House event for crane people in Houston, Texas, USA
Home blown!
Erecting the first wind turbine in North Carolina was extra special for Buckner Heavylift.
The Knowledge: Wind energy on the go
Marco van Daal continues his series of practical how-to guides on wind energy with this article's focus on the transport side of moving, installing, maintaining and dismantling wind turbines
Fast-track mobilisation in the Caribbean
Mammoet has started work on the construction of a thermo-electric power plant in the Dominican Republic. Punta Catalina is the biggest power generation project in the Caribbean
Lomma crawlers on Ice Mountain
Two Manitowoc crawler cranes from Lomma Crane & Rigging helped erect wind turbines at Sandy Ridge Wind Farm in Tyrone, Pennsylvania, USA
Terex doubles up on Iowa wind farm
West Des Moines developer RPM Access has completed work on the Hawkeye Wind Farm project in rural Fayette County, Iowa with the help of two Terex CC2800-1 crawler cranes
Krøll into the wind
Tower crane manufacturer Krøll and its US distributor have acquired shares in Clean Wind Energy Tower, Inc., a company developing an innovative type of wind-powered electricity generation system
New wind turbine safety summit
A new one day conference and networking event has been announced for the wind turbine erection and transport industry. Safety Issues in Wind Turbine Installation and Transportation will
Landmark wind turbine up in Cleveland
A 2.5 MW wind turbine was erected at the headquarters of Lincoln Electric, a supplier to the wind tower industry in the USA
Scheuerle transport system impresses SwissWinds Development
SwissWinds Development has erected the highest-positioned wind power plant in Europe. Wind components were hauled using an innovative Scheuerle transport system
Vectora wins new wind contract
Invenergy Wind selects Vectora Transportation to provide transportation, handling, and related services for wind farm projects in US
SC&RA Job of the Year: Transporting a mammoth stator through the Carolinas
Transporting a mammoth stator through the Carolinas proved to be a long, drawn out project. Terry White reports
SC&RA Job of the year: Installing a conveyor section at a Florida, US coal plant
Crane Rental Corporation applied extreme rigging creativity to install a long, heavy conveyor section over an intake canal at a coal plant in Florida.
Emergency power replacement - a dam challenge for Bigge Crane and Rigging
Bigge Crane and Rigging started the New Year off with a large-scale emergency power replacement project that involved hauling and replacing power equipment at a remote dam in Lake McClure, CA. D.Ann Shiffler reports
CRC moves 400,000 pound transformer
Crane Rental Corporation (CRC) in the US contracted with Progress Energy Florida (PEF) to move a 400,000 pound (181 tonne) transformer from Stanton Energy Center in east Orlando to PEF's new Tanner Road substation, also in Orlando
Imperial makes tandem lifts
Imperial Crane lifts and hauls refinery components for Citgo
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