Transportation of an 857t container crane at Veracruz, Mexico
ALE has successfully performed the transportation of the container crane, weighing 857t, in Veracruz, Mexico.
The container crane was transported 300m at ICAVE Port Facilities, in Veracruz. Auxiliary crane equipment was used to assemble two transportation beams over the 44 axle lines of SPT and welded brackets to the legs of the container crane. Once the SPT configuration was done, the SPTs were located underneath the beams to take the load and then begin the transportation from its operation area to dismantling zone of the crane. The transportation took three hours to complete.