Review and supervision at train track construction

In the Rotterdam port area in the Netherlands, a railway line for freight transport had to be relocated. The new train track is called Theemswegtracé and is 4 kilometres long. The construction of the Theemsweg route required modifications to roads, rail, cables and pipelines.

One of the modifications concerned the construction of a viaduct over a petrochemical industrial site. For this project Eager.one was contracted to review the lifting plans of the bridge girders and for supervision during the project execution.

For the construction of the viaduct, bridge girders of 140 tonnes and 35 meter long were used. The girders had to be lifted by two cranes in a tandem lift.

Our experienced lifting specialist was involved in the engineering phase of the lifting project, where he, as an independent expert, was responsible for the third party review of the lifting plans. These types of third party reviews are often done in critical lifting projects on petrochemical locations, to secure safety and reduce planning risks.

During the execution of the lifting project of the bridge girders the Eager.one lifting specialist was onsite responsible for the supervision of the lifting work. In this role he acted as a lifting focal point between the lifting contractor, main contractor and petrochemical client. Next to that he performed inspections of the setup of the cranes and provided technical input in case of MoC (management of change) for modifications in the final crane setup, rigging arrangement and lifting execution.

All activities have been completed in time, while maintaining maximum safety for all parties involved.

What we do

As an independent partner, we advise about, design and construct everything from concept study to project completed. Our in-house developed design software calculates everything concerning mobile cranes and bespoke heavy equipment, while our people offer the expertise and skills that secure your success.

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Our 40 years of experience provides the basis of a successful start of your project: right from the FEED phase. Preparation is vital. Therefore our concept studies, method statements and mission equipment offer you all the support you need.

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Our aim is to optimize your project team’s results. With our exclusive knowledge of lifting and transportation we eliminate and manage risks. This is how we reach our collective goal: Zero Accidents, Zero Incidents.

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We have built up a great deal of experience with the design of (mobile) cranes and bespoke heavy equipment such as piling machines and excavators. Our customer base includes the most prominent producers of cranes and heavy machinery worldwide.

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