Edwards Moving Demo Options
Edwards Moving

 800-404-6064

There is No Substitute for Experience

A Hauling Sensation

Moving one mega piece into an isolated location in Middle America is hard enough, but moving eight humongous pieces is like putting together a 5000 piece puzzle. After nearly two years, Edwards Moving & Rigging completed this complex puzzle.

Obstacles


  • 12 loads of steel plate, matting, and jumpers required to protect underground utilities, drain pipes, and structures.
  • Transport in a flood plain where flooding experienced during most of our transporting.
  • Sub zero temperatures throughout the transport.

Solutions


  • Re-grading and rock piling to ensure the terrain was suitable for roll off at the offload site.
  • Edwards convoyed multiple components during this project.
  • Rebuilding a railroad crossing.
  • In just 14 miles, Edwards would be required to develop a communications plan between three power companies, one telephone company, one cable company, local EMS and fire departments not to mention two school districts.

Specifics


  • BRIDGES: 12
    • One HS 15 bridge involved extensive engineering and construction to shore the structure
    • Two bridges of 80′ completely jumped using our (RDJ120) Rapid Deploy 120’s.
    • EMR provided Dock re-engineering to allow for these roll off’s.
  • TOTAL AXLES: 72
    • Using self propelled trailers
  • WEIGHTS:
    • Weight of Generator – 876,000 pounds
    • Weight of Transformer – 844,000 pounds
  • EQUIPMENT:
    • 18 lines of self-propelled Goldhofer with 288 tires under each unit for a total of 566 rolling tires.

Related Projects

©2017 Edwards Moving & Rigging, Inc
Translate »