PNG Onshore Pipeline.

Project description

For the construction of a gas-pipeline through Papua New Guinea, LCS Cable Cranes delivered a cable crane to pacific country. LCS Cable Cranes used Spider excavators for trenching work.

Scope of work

Installation of cable cranes and operation, trenching with special equipment, transport of pipes and fitting into welding position, transport of Sandbags, blasting and coating material, padding and backfilling work.

Project Info

Customer: Spiecapag France SA
Project Owner: PNG LNG
Location: Papua New Guinea
Date: 2012 – 2013

Technical details

Number of cranes: 1
Locations: 2
Length: 1,000 m
Towers: 5
Payload: 8 to
Transported goods: pipes, padding material, sandbag, blasting and coating equipment
Excavators: used for terrain and trenching work in very steep areas up to 60°
Duration of project: 2 months
Size of the pipes: 28” / approx. 71 cm
Slope: up to 46°
Used machinery: Carriage SFM 30/60; Winch Gantner HSW 130/260

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