HLD Attends the Crane Association of New Zealand’s Annual Conference

HLD Attends the Crane Association of New Zealand’s Annual Conference

HLD attended the Crane Association of New Zealand’s (CANZ) annual conference held over July 27 - 29 in Nelson, New Zealand.

The CANZ was established in 1975 by crane owners to represent their interests nationally. The Association is the voice of the crane industry and recognised by the New Zealand government and the general public alike as the official representative on all matters relating to the safety and operation of cranes in New Zealand. HLD is a full corporate member of CICA.

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HLD Sponsors CICA’s 2016 Annual Conference

HLD Sponsors CICA’s 2016 Annual Conference

HLD recently had the pleasure of sponsoring the national Crane Industry Council of Australia’s (CICA) annual conference in Cairns, Queensland held over three days in late September 2016.

HLD Managing Director, Blake Hammon attended the conference along with over 300 delegates representing crane suppliers, engineering companies, contracting firms and rigging gear suppliers from all over the world.

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HLD Customises Crane at Residential Project The One, Hurstville

HLD Customises Crane at Residential Project The One, Hurstville

HLD recently erected a fully customised Italian TLX-1350 crane at the construction site for an upcoming residential tower, “The One” in Hurstville, New South Wales. HLD was commissioned by the project’s construction contractor, GenCorp to solve a highly technical crane requirement; GenCorp required a crane installation in close proximity to a heavy-rail line on a construction site with major physical constraints and height restrictions. 

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Technical Lift Verification at NorthConnex

Technical Lift Verification at NorthConnex

As part of Lendlease’s Global Minimum Requirements, an independent engineer must verify all lifts greater than 20 tonnes, using two or more cranes on a lift or those that have a complex rigging arrangement on its construction sites around the world. HLD has been engaged by Lendlease as its preferred supplier of all third-party lift verifications on NorthConnex.

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