Vector Lifting designs and manufactures all jib cranes to meet Australian Standards. Vector Lifting can design and manufacture a crane to suit your specific lifting requirements. Vector Lifting has a number of standard designs detailed below. Vector Lifting can also design and develop a jib crane to meet your lifting requirments. All our cranes are designed and certified to meet AS1418 and relevant Australian Standards.
Taiwan High Speed Rail Corporation
Vector Lifting was responsible for the design, manufacture and installation of several pieces of railway maintenance equipment for the Taiwan High Speed Rail System, including:
- Underfloor Lifting System
- Bogie Drop Table
- Bogie Load Test System
- Bogie Disassembly and Assembly Hoists
- Static & Dynamic Wheel Balancing Machines
- Bogie and Wheelset Turntables
- Wheelset and Axle Rotators
- Mobile Jacks
Margaret Court Arena
Vector Lifting was contracted to design, manufacture, install and commission the Moving Roof for the new stadium upgrade for the Margaret Court Arena in Melbourne.
All components, including the main drive bogies, trailing bogies and control system were manufactured and installed by Vector Lifting. Design development and site installation included working along side the arena architect and structural engineer to develop a product that suited the design scope of the project. The complexity around the structure and the requirements outlined by the architect ensured constant collaboration was required to achieve a successful outcome.Read More
BHP Ore Wagon Jacks
Vector Lifting provided bespoke ore wagon jacks to BHP to support a fleet wide upgrade. The jacks were developed to provide simultaneous support and hoisting of the wagon body and bogies, providing the most efficient means of bogie exchange.
Key project goals achieved were:
- Single column manipulation of wagon body and bogie
- Inherent lift safety and guaranteed load support for under carriage access
- Custom Control System design with multi-level user access and control login
- Bespoke electrical power and control system manufacture to suit project and client requirements.
Aurizon Locomotive Turntable
Vector Lifting provided the complete turn-key supply of a locomotive turntable for an Aurizon Rail Depot. The bespoke turntable was designed, manufactured, installed and commissioned by Vector Lifting, with work scope including civil design and installation.
The turntable was designed to accommodate all locomotives and track machines within the company’s rail fleet. Vector Lifting worked with Aurizon to develop and provide a customised dual point control system, and customised access platforms for rail machine driver and personnel passage.Read More
Perth Arena Moving Roof
The Hyundai Hopman Cup at its home at the Perth Arena, with all matches played under the Vector Lifting Retractable Roof. Being an opened air event to replicate conditions for the Australian Open, the Retractable Roof was opened and adjusted throughout the entire tournament, with operation occurring during match play over both players and spectators.
Vector Lifting designed, manufactured and installed the travelling equipment, including control system for the two separate roof panels.Read More
LKAB Luffing Crane
Vector Lifting was engaged to supply a 70 tonne capacity luffing crane for LKAB’s Mertainen Iron Ore Mine, near the artic town of Kiruna in Sweden. The project deliverables included bespoke design, manufacture and site commissioning.Read More