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Heavy Machinery Moving of Over 160,000 lbs

Heavy Machinery Moving Completed in Under 2 Hours

If a heavy machinery moving job consisting of 160,000 lbs sounds like a lot, it’s because it is! However, for professionals like Interstate Towing, a job like this is a piece of cake. The Interstate team recently helped out a customer in Hubbard, OH after they called requesting their expertise. 

The Hubbard customer had a 160,000 lb press piece that needed to be moved from one spot to another. He knew that the Interstate crew were the right choice for the heavy machinery moving job. And they were! The Interstate duo swiftly arrived at the location and assessed the situation before commencing the job. They came up with an efficient plan and got to work. 

The experts vertically lifted the piece with the help of a 80-ton rotator and a 75-ton rotator. They moved in sync to lift the heavy piece and set it back down in its new designated spot. The experienced heavy machinery moving operators were able to have the pieces lifted and repositioned in under 2 hours!

Needless to say, the Hubbard customer was extremely pleased at the efficiency and accuracy of the Interstate crew. Great job out there guys, and keep up the amazing work!

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Details of Heavy Machinery Moving Completed in Under 2 Hours

Trusted Ohio towing company, Interstate Towing, recently answered a call for heavy machinery moving. A customer from Hubbard, OH contacted Interstate requesting a heavy machinery moving crew for help. The customer had a 160,000 lb press piece that needed to be moved.

The heavy machinery moving crew from Interstate left their headquarters near Cleveland and made their way to the customer in Hubbard. Using the I-80 W, they swiftly arrived at the heavy machinery moving location in about an hour. 

The Interstate team consisted of two crew members who were the operator and rigger of the trucks. To complete the heavy machinery moving job, they brought with them an 80-ton sliding rotator and a 75-ton rotator.

Once they arrived at the location the team assessed the situation before proceeding with the heavy machinery moving. They decided the best course of action and got to work with the heavy machinery moving. 

To start the job, the heavy machinery moving team vertically lifted the piece. They placed the side with 5 attachment points on the 80-ton sliding rotator side and placed the side with 4 attachment points on the 75-ton rotator side. 

The operators worked in sync to lift the piece of the cribbing onto the designated area of the trailer.  With ease, the heavy machinery moving duo lifted the press in the air and set it back down in its new designated spot.  

The heavy machinery moving job consisted of a very large piece, however, it was not too much for the team at Interstate. In fact, it was a simple job for experienced heavy machinery moving operators. The expert duo had the pieces lifted and repositioned in under 2 hours.