Western completed the critical lift planning for 16 components, which were placed on the 11th floor of the Bridgepoint Hospital Expansion in Toronto, Ontario; 54m (177ft) above grade. The planning was for a 550 ton hydraulic crane with 179 ft of boom, 161 ft of jib extension and a Mega Wing configuration. The critical lifts… Read more »
Western Structural Engineering Projects
Western provided design-assistance to Magellan Aerospace Corporation in building four generators and steam boiler for the Takoradi T3 power plant in Ghana, Africa, which will produce 133 megawatts of electricity. The gas turbine and auxiliary modules for the project were built and assembled at Western’s Barrie, Ontario facility and shipped to Ghana where Western managed… Read more »
Western designs and builds many spreaders to customer’s requirements. This spreader in Saskatchewan has a 350 Ton capacity with sheave ends to allow the lifted vessel to be rendered up-right. Spreaders by Western come load tested and certified.