Transport and lifting technology


“Green light” for special transport


In mid-February, the employees of Felbermayr’s Lanzendorf subsidiary, near Vienna, mastered a rare task. A sycamore tree 22 metres tall and 12 metres wide had to be moved by special transport from...

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Company takeover in Poland sealed with railway abnormal load


The rail transport of a 220 tonne transformer sealed the deal for Felbermayr to take over the Polish subsidiary of the French Daher Group at the beginning of January 2021. The railway abnormal load...

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Showdown of heavy lift logistics for the petrochemical industry


Felbermayr and its subsidiary companies Bau-Trans and Haeger & Schmidt recently put the combined force of heavy lift logistics into effect for Hungary's largest corporate group. This involved the...

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Felbermayr-Engineered Solutions moves gantry crane with self-propelled vehicle


In mid-December, Felbermayr relocated an approximately 18-metre-high gantry crane in the port of Duisburg. Thanks to a solution from Felbermayr's new Engineered Solutions division, it was possible to...

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Bridge brought in with SPMT


In mid-November, a 750-tonne bridge was fast tracked into place, so to speak. However, the heavy-duty equipment used was not a crane, but two SPMTs, referred to as “Self-Propelled Modular Trailers”....

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“ENGINEERED SOLUTIONS” – Felbermayr starts a new division


Supported by the areas of crane hire and heavy transport, Felbermayr has already been an important partner for heavy-lift handling when it comes to heavy equipment installation for some time; nearly...

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Relocation of presses as a team effort


Concentrated know-how was demonstrated by the Felbermayr subsidiary Wimmer during the relocation of a press for the production of steel rims for the automobile industry. The Wimmer employees received...

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Dual heavy transport by water and road


For a German mineral oil company, the Felbermayr subsidiary Bau-Trans transported a waste heat boiler weighing almost 100 tonnes from Nüziders in Vorarlberg towards Germany in mid-September. In...

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A 10-tonne bronze horse erected with a lifting frame


Felbermayr Linz was assigned a heavy transport order with a historical background. In mid-August, the bronze casting of Alexander the Great’s legendary warhorse Bucephalus was transported to the...

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A world first with 70 meter working height


The new F-70 LTK work platform, a world first in lifting technology, recently brought the Felbermayr operating personnel and two employees of a cleaning company up into the air. In doing so, a...

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Heavy transport for environmentally friendly energy


A total of 16 pressurised heat accumulators, each weighing 90 tonnes, were transported from Rain am Lech to Cottbus for the conversion of a combined heat and power plant from lignite to gas operation....

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Lifting frame used for fruit press installation


In mid-April, the heavy equipment installation team from Felbermayr was called in to replace a fruit press weighing around 25 tonnes. The setting was the factory of the Austrian fruit juice producer...

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