BCT Container Crane Relcoations

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3 low profile container cranes leaving the port of Miami for Barranquilla Container Terminal in Colombia

Location: Port of Miami and Barranquilla, Colombia

Client: Barranquilla Container Terminal

Project: Relocate three low profile container cranes from the port of Miami to Barranquilla Container Terminal

 

In March of 2013 Global Rigging & Transport was contracted to relocate three container cranes from the Port of Miami to Barranquilla Container Terminal in Colombia.   GRT provided turnkey service for the relocations, including:

  • supply of all marine vessels
  • equipment for loading and unloding the cranes
  • engineering analysis of the docks and vessel for loading and unloading the cranes
  • motion study to develop acclerations for analyzing the cranes for forces at sea 
  • design and supply of crane bracing and sea fastenings
  • ballast engineering for loading and unloading the cranes
  • ballast system for loading and unloading the cranes
  • Mooring system for securing the vessel during loading and unloading operations
  • jacking system for raising the landside of the crane for the installation of 12 inch shims 

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-----------------------------First Crane being loaded-------------------------------------Land side jacked up and ready for shim installation-----------

 

 

 

 

 

 

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