• Moment a giant 5,000-tonne crane folds in half and ...

    May 05, 2020· The crane had been built by Maritime cranes and was the biggest they had ever constructed, reports Insurance Marine News. It was due for delivery to Orion in the second half of this month.

  • Orion crane collapse: updated - American Cranes & Transport

    May 11, 2020· said the failure happened when there was a test load of around 2,866-tons (2,600 tonnes) on the hook. The full load test would have been 6,603-tons (5,500 tonnes), lifting a barge. The company made an initial estimate that the damage "amounts to a high double-digit million figure." The Heavy Lift Crane HLC 295000 is the largest ...

  • VIDEO: Crane Collapses on Deme Offshore's New

    May 04, 2020· Both and Deme have previously boasted that the giant crane, measuring more than 145 meters, could lift nine fully loaded Airbus A380 aircraft in one go. has said that the crane, named HLC 295000, is the biggest offshore crane Maritime Cranes has ever constructed.

  • Rostock crane collapse update | News | Heavy Lift ...

    May 15, 2020· said that the responsible authorities and experts agree that a broken crane hook was the cause of the accident, as HLPFI reported here. According to the hook manufacturer, Ropeblock, the load at which hook failure occurred was provisionally determined at approximately 2,600 tonnes.

  • Orion crane failure under 5500t load test ...

    May 04, 2020· RE: Orion crane failure under 5500t load test. waross (Electrical) 4 May 20 19:30. It is a tubular member telescoping inside a larger tubular member, trombone style. One part is pivoted from a fixed member, in the illustration midway on the top of the machinery housing, …

  • RopeBlock on Orion crane collapse - KHL Group

    May 13, 2020· Dutch hook specialist RopeBlock has commented on the collapse of the 5,000 tonne crane on board new build heavy lift vessel Orion. DEME Group's offshore wind installation vessel Orion's new HLC 295000 crane suffered a catastrophic failure during load testing on 2 May.

  • 5,000 tonne crane collapses during test | Vertikal.net

    Feb 05, 2020· The crane's twin boom and jib appears to have flipped over the rear while lifting a test load at the yard in Rostock. We are told that the incident was caused by the failure of a wire rope during an overload test, but this has not yet been confirmed.

  • Orion crane incident attributed to hook failure - Riviera

    May 07, 2020· Orion crane incident attributed to hook failure. 07 May 2020 by David Foxwell. Crane manufacturer has issued a statement following the incident that took place during load tests for the crane on DEME's new offshore installation vessel Orion. The HLC 295000 crane on the vessel was severely damaged in the accident at Rostock, Germany.

  • RopeBlock on Orion crane collapse - American Cranes ...

    May 13, 2020· Dutch hook specialist RopeBlock has commented on the collapse of the 5,000 tonne crane on board new build heavy lift vessel Orion. DEME Group's offshore wind installation vessel Orion's new HLC 295000 crane suffered a catastrophic failure during load testing on 2 May.

  • Loader crane hook failure - All Things Cranes

    Mar 29, 2011· The UK's Health & Safety Executive has concluded an investigation into the failure of a hook on a loader crane whilst lifting a large cabin. Examination of the hook after the accident revealed that a roll pin used to secure a nut onto the threaded shank of the hook had failed. The failure of the pin allowed the nut to move on the threaded shank, particularly when the hook and load were rotated.

  • Hook of offshore installation vessel Orion's crane failed ...

    May 07, 2020· The crane was to lift a pontoon weighing 5500 tonnes, 500 tonnes more than the crane's advertised safe maximum lift capability of 5000 tonnes. This is a standard procedure to test the crane's maximum lifting capacity. announced on 6 May that the crane hook caused the failure, but did not name the supplier.

  • : third party hook caused the Orion accident ...

    Jun 05, 2020· : third party hook caused the Orion accident. Published on 06-05-2020 at 11:11. A malfunctioning hook from an external supplier caused the crane accident onboard Deme's new offshore vessel Orion. Why the hook did not withstand the load is still …

  • Maritime News/Load Test Failure led to collapse of Heavy ...

    May 05, 2020· #orion1#crane#offshorevesselA newbuild offshore installation vessel, suffered a major accident over the weekend when its heavy lift crane collapsed d...

  • says broken crane hook from third party caused ...

    May 12, 2020· An accident during an overload test of a crane at a yard in Rostock, Germany on May 2nd, which led to the crane's collapse, was the result a broken crane hook provided by a third-party supplier, crane manufacturer -MCCtec Rostock has said. The crane …

  • Video: Crane Collapses During Testing on Offshore ...

    May 04, 2020· The impact on the crane and the vessel will be investigated in the coming days and weeks, and a spokesman told media that it was too early to determine the cause of failure.

  • Orion crane incident attributed to hook failure - Riviera

    May 07, 2020· Orion crane incident attributed to hook failure. 07 May 2020 by David Foxwell. Crane manufacturer has issued a statement following the incident that took place during load tests for the crane on DEME's new offshore installation vessel Orion. The HLC 295000 crane …

  • RopeBlock on Orion crane collapse - International Cranes ...

    May 13, 2020· Dutch hook specialist RopeBlock has commented on the collapse of the 5,000 tonne crane on board new build heavy lift vessel Orion. DEME Group's offshore wind installation vessel Orion's new HLC 295000 crane suffered a catastrophic failure during load testing on 2 May.

  • : Broken Hook Cause of Orion Crane

    May 06, 2020· The crane collapsed and was severely damaged. In a statement on Tuesday, said that while the comprehensive investigations as to the cause and course of the accident were currently underway, preliminary findings point to the crane hook failure …

  • Orion Crane Failure Update - Crane Hook Failed at Less ...

    May 08, 2020· Orion Crane Failure Update - Crane Hook Failed at Less Than Half of Load Test Weight Posted 08/05/2020 00:48 The crane has been undergoing an overload test, which was planned for a load scenario of 5,500 tonnes and the lift to be carried out through the …

  • 5,000 Tonne Crane Collapses During Test, HLC ...

    The crane's twin boom and jib appears to have flipped over the rear while lifting a test load at the yard in Rostock. We are told that the incident was caused by the failure of a wire rope during an overload test, but this has not yet been confirmed.

  • Orion Crane Failure Update - Crane Hook Failed at Less ...

    May 08, 2020· Orion Crane Failure Update - Crane Hook Failed at Less Than Half of Load Test Weight Posted 08/05/2020 00:48 The crane has been undergoing an overload test, which was planned for a load scenario of 5,500 tonnes and the lift to be carried out through the hoisting of a barge.

  • Collapse of Crane 25 - Occupational Safety and ...

    On September 7, 2011, at approximately 11:00 a.m., a 500-ton mobile crane suddenly collapsed at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C., amid thunderstorms and heavy rain. The crane's telescopic boom was 152 ft. and the attached lattice jib was 276 ft. long. The crane had been working on securing the cathedral building after recent

  • : Third party hook caused Orion crane accident ...

    May 06, 2020· : Third party hook caused Orion crane accident. A malfunctioning hook from an external supplier caused the crane accident onboard Deme's new offshore vessel Orion 1. Why the hook did not withstand the load is still unclear, but authorities and experts unanimously agree that this was the cause, reports .

  • Failure of crane hook during load test. - YouTube

    Jan 07, 2021· In May 2020, the Orion 1 was in the port of Rostock after having its 5000-tonne heavy-lift crane installed. During the test load of the crane (35 me...

  • Moment a giant 5,000-tonne crane folds in half and ...

    May 05, 2020· The crane had been built by Maritime cranes and was the biggest they had ever constructed, reports Insurance Marine News. It was due for delivery to Orion in the second half of this month.

  • Orion crane collapse: updated - American Cranes & Transport

    May 11, 2020· said the failure happened when there was a test load of around 2,866-tons (2,600 tonnes) on the hook. The full load test would have been 6,603-tons (5,500 tonnes), lifting a barge. The company made an initial estimate that the damage "amounts to a high double-digit million figure." The Heavy Lift Crane HLC 295000 is the largest ...

  • VIDEO: Crane Collapses on Deme Offshore's New

    May 04, 2020· Both and Deme have previously boasted that the giant crane, measuring more than 145 meters, could lift nine fully loaded Airbus A380 aircraft in one go. has said that the crane, named HLC 295000, is the biggest offshore crane Maritime Cranes has ever constructed.

  • Rostock crane collapse update | News | Heavy Lift ...

    May 15, 2020· said that the responsible authorities and experts agree that a broken crane hook was the cause of the accident, as HLPFI reported here. According to the hook manufacturer, Ropeblock, the load at which hook failure occurred was provisionally determined at approximately 2,600 tonnes.

  • Orion crane failure under 5500t load test ...

    May 04, 2020· RE: Orion crane failure under 5500t load test. waross (Electrical) 4 May 20 19:30. It is a tubular member telescoping inside a larger tubular member, trombone style. One part is pivoted from a fixed member, in the illustration midway on the top of the machinery housing, …

  • RopeBlock on Orion crane collapse - KHL Group

    May 13, 2020· Dutch hook specialist RopeBlock has commented on the collapse of the 5,000 tonne crane on board new build heavy lift vessel Orion. DEME Group's offshore wind installation vessel Orion's new HLC 295000 crane suffered a catastrophic failure during load testing on 2 May.

  • 5,000 tonne crane collapses during test | Vertikal.net

    Feb 05, 2020· The crane's twin boom and jib appears to have flipped over the rear while lifting a test load at the yard in Rostock. We are told that the incident was caused by the failure of a wire rope during an overload test, but this has not yet been confirmed.

  • Orion crane incident attributed to hook failure - Riviera

    May 07, 2020· Orion crane incident attributed to hook failure. 07 May 2020 by David Foxwell. Crane manufacturer has issued a statement following the incident that took place during load tests for the crane on DEME's new offshore installation vessel Orion. The HLC 295000 crane on the vessel was severely damaged in the accident at Rostock, Germany.

  • RopeBlock on Orion crane collapse - American Cranes ...

    May 13, 2020· Dutch hook specialist RopeBlock has commented on the collapse of the 5,000 tonne crane on board new build heavy lift vessel Orion. DEME Group's offshore wind installation vessel Orion's new HLC 295000 crane suffered a catastrophic failure during load testing on 2 May.

  • Loader crane hook failure - All Things Cranes

    Mar 29, 2011· The UK's Health & Safety Executive has concluded an investigation into the failure of a hook on a loader crane whilst lifting a large cabin. Examination of the hook after the accident revealed that a roll pin used to secure a nut onto the threaded shank of the hook had failed. The failure of the pin allowed the nut to move on the threaded shank, particularly when the hook and load were rotated.

  • Hook of offshore installation vessel Orion's crane failed ...

    May 07, 2020· The crane was to lift a pontoon weighing 5500 tonnes, 500 tonnes more than the crane's advertised safe maximum lift capability of 5000 tonnes. This is a standard procedure to test the crane's maximum lifting capacity. announced on 6 May that the crane hook caused the failure, but did not name the supplier.

  • : third party hook caused the Orion accident ...

    Jun 05, 2020· : third party hook caused the Orion accident. Published on 06-05-2020 at 11:11. A malfunctioning hook from an external supplier caused the crane accident onboard Deme's new offshore vessel Orion. Why the hook did not withstand the load is still …

  • Maritime News/Load Test Failure led to collapse of Heavy ...

    May 05, 2020· #orion1#crane#offshorevesselA newbuild offshore installation vessel, suffered a major accident over the weekend when its heavy lift crane collapsed d...

  • says broken crane hook from third party caused ...

    May 12, 2020· An accident during an overload test of a crane at a yard in Rostock, Germany on May 2nd, which led to the crane's collapse, was the result a broken crane hook provided by a third-party supplier, crane manufacturer -MCCtec Rostock has said. The crane …

  • Video: Crane Collapses During Testing on Offshore ...

    May 04, 2020· The impact on the crane and the vessel will be investigated in the coming days and weeks, and a spokesman told media that it was too early to determine the cause of failure.

  • Orion crane incident attributed to hook failure - Riviera

    May 07, 2020· Orion crane incident attributed to hook failure. 07 May 2020 by David Foxwell. Crane manufacturer has issued a statement following the incident that took place during load tests for the crane on DEME's new offshore installation vessel Orion. The HLC 295000 crane …

  • RopeBlock on Orion crane collapse - International Cranes ...

    May 13, 2020· Dutch hook specialist RopeBlock has commented on the collapse of the 5,000 tonne crane on board new build heavy lift vessel Orion. DEME Group's offshore wind installation vessel Orion's new HLC 295000 crane suffered a catastrophic failure during load testing on 2 May.

  • : Broken Hook Cause of Orion Crane

    May 06, 2020· The crane collapsed and was severely damaged. In a statement on Tuesday, said that while the comprehensive investigations as to the cause and course of the accident were currently underway, preliminary findings point to the crane hook failure …

  • Orion Crane Failure Update - Crane Hook Failed at Less ...

    May 08, 2020· Orion Crane Failure Update - Crane Hook Failed at Less Than Half of Load Test Weight Posted 08/05/2020 00:48 The crane has been undergoing an overload test, which was planned for a load scenario of 5,500 tonnes and the lift to be carried out through the …

  • 5,000 Tonne Crane Collapses During Test, HLC ...

    The crane's twin boom and jib appears to have flipped over the rear while lifting a test load at the yard in Rostock. We are told that the incident was caused by the failure of a wire rope during an overload test, but this has not yet been confirmed.

  • Orion Crane Failure Update - Crane Hook Failed at Less ...

    May 08, 2020· Orion Crane Failure Update - Crane Hook Failed at Less Than Half of Load Test Weight Posted 08/05/2020 00:48 The crane has been undergoing an overload test, which was planned for a load scenario of 5,500 tonnes and the lift to be carried out through the hoisting of a barge.

  • Collapse of Crane 25 - Occupational Safety and ...

    On September 7, 2011, at approximately 11:00 a.m., a 500-ton mobile crane suddenly collapsed at the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C., amid thunderstorms and heavy rain. The crane's telescopic boom was 152 ft. and the attached lattice jib was 276 ft. long. The crane had been working on securing the cathedral building after recent

  • : Third party hook caused Orion crane accident ...

    May 06, 2020· : Third party hook caused Orion crane accident. A malfunctioning hook from an external supplier caused the crane accident onboard Deme's new offshore vessel Orion 1. Why the hook did not withstand the load is still unclear, but authorities and experts unanimously agree that this was the cause, reports .

  • Failure of crane hook during load test. - YouTube

    Jan 07, 2021· In May 2020, the Orion 1 was in the port of Rostock after having its 5000-tonne heavy-lift crane installed. During the test load of the crane (35 me...