New article HLPFI magazine: Staying safe during up-tower lifting

We are proud to announce as the author of articles in a series about safe lifting in the logistics sector in the “Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International” magazine

Hubert Boter, Senior Project Engineer l, opens the series considering the challenges of working at height in Issue No.69 – August/September 2019. In this article Hubert tells about working safely during up-tower lifting. Read the article “Staying safe during up-tower lifting” by enlarging the image. article in HLPFI no69





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Read also about our challenge to design such a lightweight and optimized crane base, taking into account the lack of available space in the turbine.

Are you interested to learn more?  Please check out this additional article about the YawHook™, a crane which can assembled by hand in wind turbine nacelles.

Interested to learn about new techniques for onshore wind maintenance?

Visit our Masterclass ‘Installation and maintenance in the onshore wind industry’ and learn all ins & outs on installation of onshore wind farms using large cranes with a focus on the preparation of the operations and the job site.

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