Friday, February 22, 2008
Worlds Current Largest Crane
Mammoet Plattform Twin-Ring Containerised 3
The tests included 121 m and 79 m of DS main boom, runner and 600 and 1,600 tonne capacity boom heads. Overload tests (125%) were performed, for example, lifting 278 tonnes on the 600 tonne head installed on the 121 m boom at 104 m radius. Maximum test lifting (125%) reached 2,000 tonnes on the 1,600 tonne head installed on the 79 m boom at 17.6 m radius.
THE WORLDS LARGEST MOBILE CRANE
1600 Tonnes,94 Meter height
Maximum height 176 Meters with a maximum load of 248 Tonnes
The crane’s lifting capacity is being increased to 3000 tonnes