Innovative Australian company helps develop faster/safer load rotation system
Nice to see an Aussie company using technology to develop an innovative remote-control rotating device that may eventually do away with tag lines for heavy & high-risk loads. It uses gyroscopic modules to control a unique-looking spreader beam that allows operators to rotate and control a suspended load via a remote controller, well out of harms way.
They've created a new partnership with international with a heavy lift company & a marine contractor and are currently working with Turbine supplier Vestas on the development of an improved method to shorten the installation cycle times of wind turbine blades.
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