Project Logistics Heavy Lift Project Cargo Abnormal Loads Air Charterer Liner Agency Specialized Transportation Oversized Cargo Break Bulk Shipping Line Multipurpose Vessel Heavy Machinery Maritime Transportation Load Securing Heavy Transport Project Forwarder Hydraulic Gantry Strand Jack Platform Trailer Lifting Equipment
  •          The Most Recognized And Best Attended Heavy Lift Technical Training In The World
  •          •  Improve your technical know-how
  •          •  Minimize your risk
  •          •  Get your staff accredited
  •          •  Provide better quality

  •          Why Attend The PowerLogistics Heavy Transport And Lifting Course?
  •          •  The answer is quite simple. You are moving equipment worth millions of dollars for your customer.
                  Yet do your people have the necessary know-how and background?
  •          •  Increase your company’s technical know-how!
  •          •  Impress your customers. Increase the quality of your work by improving the technical ability of your workforce.
  •          •  Attend the PL Heavy Transport and Lifting Course and get your staff accredited.


     The 5 Main Topics At The PowerLogistics Heavy Transport And Lifting Course

        1. Heavy Lift
        • Hear from the expert about various types of cranes and lifting equipment
        • Learn to make a lifting plan and about stability during lifting activities

        2. Exceptional Transport
        • Study load capacity on various vehicle types including SPMT’s and platform trailers

        3. Load Securing
        • Come to terms with lashing / securing / dunnaging

        4. Lifting with Hydraulic Gantry and Strand Jacks
        • Get a grip on hydraulic gantry cranes (tower lifts) and the principles of strand jacks

        5. Check List for Project Forwarders
        • Create your own checklist and thus eradicate mistakes




        08.30 - 09.00 REGISTRATION

        09.00 - 09.15 CHAIR’S OPENING REMARKS

        09.15 - 10.30 HEAVY LIFT
                                   • Various cranes (hydraulic, crawler, super lift)
                                   • Lifting equipment / technical calculations
                                   • Lifting plan
                                   • Stability during lifting activities

        10.30 - 10.45 COFFEE BREAK

        10.45 - 11.45 EXCEPTIONAL TRANSPORT
                                   • Load capacity
                                   • Normal vehicles
                                   • Conventional heavy equipment
                                   • Self propelled modular trailers
                                   • Stability of transport equipment

        11.45 - 12.30 LASHING AND SECURING OF CARGO
                                   • Lashing equipment
                                   • Forces during movement of cargo
                                   • Calculations
                                   • Lashing of exceptional cargo

        12.30 - 13.15 LUNCH BREAK

        13.15 - 14.00 LIFTING WITH HYDRAULICS
                                   • Gantry and strand jacks
                                   • Hydraulic lifting gantry
                                   • Lifting with strand jacks
                                   • Skidding and jacking

        14.00 - 14.30 CHECKLIST FOR PROJECT FORWARDERS
                                   • Road transport
                                   • Transport by inland barge or pontoon
                                   • Transport by seagoing pontoon/seagoing vessel
                                   • Crane activities
                                   • Skidding and jacking activities

        14.30 - 15.00 SAFETY

        15.00 - 15.15 COFFEE BREAK

        15.15 - 15.45 TEST

        15.45 - 16.15 TEST EVALUATION

        16.15 - 16.30 CHAIR’S CLOSING REMARKS

        16.30 - 17.00 AWARD OF CERTIFCATION


Our Course Leader: Mr Gert J. Vos

With more than 20 years of experience in heavy transport and project forwarding, Gert Vos will present you how to handle heavy equipment with cranes, on vehicles, in ships and on barges with all its specific technical details.

Gert Vos started his illustrious career as project manager in 1989 at Van Wezel Transport in the Netherlands. As of 1996 Vos became business unit manager of the transport and lifting department. After the inter-national renowned company Wagenborg took over the Van Wezel Group, Vos became manager of the project department and has since looked after many heavy transport projects on a global scale.

In 2008 he founded HTTC (Heavy Transport Training and Consultancy). He is now working as a consultant and gives in-house training to various multinational engineering and construction companies.

Vos has now linked up with PowerLift to arrange a series of technical courses around the world.