Heavy Lift & Engineering

Big deal? No sweat when Bertling gets involved

The movement of super-heavy cargo items is challenging and requires intensive collaboration between clients, suppliers and Bertling's technical, engineering and operational divisions. At Bertling, clients get everything in-house. Bertling's heavy lift and technical team is an industry leader in transportation of over dimensional, abnormal and heavy lift cargoes. Skilled heavy lift experts and naval architects design, implement, manage and survey tailor-made handling methods, transportation arrangements and shipping concepts both from their home offices and in the field.

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Bertling believes that its capabilities are crucial to achieving goals. Its engineers and technical managers are qualified specialists with CAD skills, lifting and HSSE certification who have in-depth expertise and know the business inside out.

Bertling's core competencies in the field of heavy lift performed globally are:

  1. supervision of cargo securing and handling
  2. development of methodologies and procedures for the most challenging projects in difficult environments
  3. feasibility studies, route and marine surveys as well as infrastructure evaluations in the remotest areas
  4. complete and professional sub-contractor selection and management
  5. continuous risk assessments

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All cargo moves are executed under the most stringent requirements concerning health, safety and the environment. These requirements apply to each office, employee and project at Bertling, worldwide. The sub-contractors Bertling works with are assessed on the basis of the quality of their work and observance of the best HSSE and ethical practices. On this basis, Bertling strives for best industry practice together with an economy of scale for each client and project.

Bertling develops bespoke engineering solutions for all of its projects. These solutions range from the design and build of support frames, suitability evaluations of handling and transport equipment, drawings and calculations, handling methods, lashing and securing solutions and detailed reporting.

Contact Bertling's corporate technical department in the UK

F.H. Bertling Logistics Aberdeen Ltd.

Dinsdale House, Port of Middlesbrough, Riverside Park Road
TS2 1UT Middlesbrough
United Kingdom
Phone:_ +44 1642 218302_
Fax:_ +44 8719 711935_



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