Handover at Conexpo: From Las Vegas to Los Angeles

It is shown for the very first time at a trade fair: the HS 8200. The new duty cycle crawler crane stands for its all-rounder qualities and combines safety, performance and economy. At the first day of this years Conexpo Liebherr handed over the machine to customer Dragados USA, Inc….

“That was close!” Historical Bridge Turns into a Challenge

The renovation of a historical railway bridge calls for a spectacular assignment in Switzerland. What is so special about it? The challenges began even before a single metre was drilled for the deep foundations. “That was extremely close,” explains Adrien. He climbs out of the small fishing boat and sets…

Nucor Skyline’s HZ-M king pile wall a cost-effective solution at Port of Trois-Rivières

By Janet M. Himstead, Nucor Skyline The Port of Trois-Rivières is a large multi-modal facility that combines sea, rail, and road. The port serves both domestic and international markets from its location on the north bank of the St. Lawrence River, where it meets the St. Maurice River, about halfway…

Burke Keeps First Pile Driving Project Straight with RTG Piling Rig

Burke Construction Inc.’s first pile driving project was no easy task. The job at hand for this heavy civil contractor was to install a steel seawall in Point Pleasant Beach, New Jersey, but this was no straight line of sheet piles in the middle of the beach. Burke’s task was…