Hydraulic Equipment

Myshak Crane & Rigging Uses Hydra-Slide Equipment at Nitrogen Site

Myshak Crane & Rigging Uses Hydra-Slide Equipment at Nitrogen Site

Myshak Crane & Rigging utilized its entire fleet of Hydra-Slide hydraulic skidding equipment in addition to various other heavy rigging tools to changeout a horizontal converter at a fertilizer production plant in Alberta, Canada recently. The old and new converters weighed 514 tonnes and 520 tonnes respectively. The facility produces and distributes over 26 million tonnes of potash, nitrogen,...

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Berard Utilizes HT300 from Hydra-Slide Fleet for Riverside Cabin Project

Berard Utilizes HT300 from Hydra-Slide Fleet for Riverside Cabin Project

Heavy transport and rigging company Berard chose its 300-ton capacity HT300 heavy track hydraulic skidding system to move a 60,000-lb. cabin onto foundations on the banks of the Mississippi in Baton Rouge, Louisiana recently. Berard’s client wanted to convert an old tugboat cabin into an office and interactive learning center for students. The wheelhouse will eventually be outfitted with...

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New ATE MK60 Hydraulic Control Unit Decreases Braking Distance

New ATE MK60 Hydraulic Control Unit Decreases Braking Distance

The ATE MK60 Hydraulic Control Unit improves directional stability and maneuverability. The unit enables the driver to brake normally during electronic failure. The component package comes with motor, valve block, retaining device, two new screws and six stop plugs. The ATE MK60 repeatedly lowers and raises the brake pressure to increase driving safety and reduce overall wear.

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KHU6 Hydraulic Unit uses an operating pressure of 3200 psi.

KHU6 Hydraulic Unit uses an operating pressure of 3200 psi.

KHU6 Hydraulic Unit is offered as a retrofit to vises such as HDH690, HDH691 and 3600H, 3610H, 3630H, XL6H and XL6HR models. Delivering a stroke of 0.25 in. and 7200 lb of clamping force, unit’s double acting capability uses hydraulics to clamp and unclamp whereas single acting capability uses hydraulic for clamping and spring return for unclamping.

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Donald Rigging Marks 10 Years Since Placing Landmark Order

Angus Donald, the president of Donald Rigging Ltd, has marked a decade since he ordered the first ever 300t HT300 hydraulically powered heavy track skidding system—five years before manufacturer Hydra-Slide was even incorporated. Beforehand, rigging crews from Donald would move a variety of loads, such as 100 ton heat transfer components, using more traditional methods utilizing steel rails and...

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MJC Builds Customized Metal-Spinning Machines for Out-Of-Round Engine Lip Skins On Boeing Aircraft
CNC Machinery

MJC Builds Customized Metal-Spinning Machines for Out-Of-Round Engine Lip Skins On Boeing Aircraft

Machine builder supplies equipment to GKN for operations in Camarillo, Calif. and Orangeburg, S.C. on 777 and 737 engine assemblies MJC Engineering is a custom machine tool builder in Huntington Beach, Calif., specializing in metal-spinning machines for such applications as sheet spinning, flow forming, wheel spinning and rotary forging. Recently, the company was commissioned to build a series of...

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Heavy Lift Sector Drives Rising Demand for Hydraulic Skidding Systems

Hydraulic skidding systems will increasingly be used in heavy lift and rigging applications, according to one contractor that is seeing heightened demand for 500 ton and 150 ton capacity systems. Mountain Heavy Transport, a division of Salt Lake City, Utah-based Mountain Crane Service, has a HT500 hydraulically powered heavy track skidding unit and a smaller XLP150, both from Hydra-Slide Ltd, an...

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Hydraulic Gantry suits lifting and rigging applications.

Hydraulic Gantry suits lifting and rigging applications.

Equipped with 2 stage lifting cylinders, Model SBL900 lifts up to 37 ft and can handle up to 667 tons at top of second stage. Folding boom gantry features self-propelled drive system, self-contained hydraulics, and mechanical locking to hold load for extended periods. Users can operate lift locally at each leg or use Intellilift remote control. Wireless system ensures automatic synchronization of...

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Machine Tools

Burnishing Tools enhance fatigue-prone component manufacturing.

Self-contained hydraulic tools of 11073 Series are designed to manufacture fatigue-prone components in oilfield and heavy transportation industries usingÂ- CNC lathe. With proper use, these tools enhance fatigue life of highly stressed, high-cycle components without slowing down process. Primary styles include Straight, Right Hand 45°, and Left Hand 45°, where each presents roll...

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