1,500Te SWL Modular Jacking Tower System
Taiwan, Republic of China
Client: Formosa Heavy Industries Corporation
Conceptual and detailed design and production of fabrication drawings for a 1,500Te SWL 76m high twin tower strand jacking system for the installation of petrochemical Vessels up to 1,500Te and 120m long.
Each tower being 71m high and capped by a 5m deep U frame that bridged between the tower tops. The U frame allowed Vessels taller than the towers to be installed and used to resist tower top eccentric loadings and to portalise the towers for stability.