Temporary Works Toolkit. Part 14: Lifting, moving and jacking

Author: J. Tod (Tony Gee & Partners)

Date published

1 August 2017

First published: 1 August 2017

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Temporary Works Toolkit. Part 14: Lifting, moving and jacking

The Structural Engineer
Temporary Works Toolkit. Part 14: Lifting, moving and jacking
Date published

1 August 2017

First published

1 August 2017

Author

J. Tod (Tony Gee & Partners)

Price

Free

Access Resource

This article provides a brief introduction to some of the construction techniques of lifting, moving and jacking that may be needed to build more challenging permanent works, particularly when installing large or heavy prefabricated elements.

The article discusses cranes, self-propelled modular transporters (SPMTs), slides and launches, and jacking, with the pros and cons of each technique considered.

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Format:
PDF
Pages:
7
Publisher:
The Institution of Structural Engineers

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Temporary Works Toolkit Technical Issue 8

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