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Self Erecting Tower Crane on a Care Home Project

Self Erecting Tower Crane on a Care Home Project in Andover

Earlier this month we dismantled a Self Erecting Tower Crane on a Care Home Project in Andover following the completion of a 30-week hire. The project, due to be fully completed in November 2016, involved the construction of a 66-bed care home including a dining area, kitchen, meeting rooms, manager’s office, staff room and refreshments. Additionally there was associated landscaping and parking. The main building is a three-storey structure in an […]

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Potain IGO50 Self Erecting Tower Crane on Retirement Apartments Project

Potain IGO50 Self Erecting Tower Crane on Retirement Apartments Project

Last month saw Mantis cranes insert a Potain IGO50 Self Erecting Tower Crane on a retirement apartments project at Haywards Heath in Sussex. The Pedestrian Operated Tower Crane for the project needed to provide a height under hook of 23.3m, with a maximum lift of 1000kg at 40m. As our client had the correct ground conditions in place for the crane to be operated our service team were able to have the […]

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Getting your Site Ready for a Self Erecting Tower Crane

Here is a basic outline of the conditions that should be followed when getting your site ready for a Self Erecting Tower Crane. These are general good practice guidelines. Site specific instructions provided by your crane supplier should be strictly followed. Route: The route that the train will travel to the crane base must be sufficiently compacted. Particular attention should be paid to corners, allowing adequate space for the crane to […]

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