Overhead crane contract
09 June 2016
Siemens Wind Power has awarded Street Crane a £3.3m contract to supply overhead cranes for its state-of-the-art £310m wind turbine production and logistics facilities in Hull.
Street will design, manufacture and install 32 overhead cranes at the blade manufacturing factory, three cranes at the site’s service and logistics building and a further two cranes at a training facility for the blade factory workforce at Alexandra Dock.
The factory cranes will be used to help produce and despatch blades and include dual-hoist cranes with tandem control capable of safely and effectively lifting blades up to 75m long. Street is also responsible for all the associated steelwork, testing and commissioning of its solution.