Monday, March 26, 2012

Largest Vacuum Column Made and Transported in India

After a long time i got some encouraging news.
Transportation of what is claimed to be the world's largest Vacuum Column. Manufactured by L&T
This column weighed about 1250 MT having middle section diameter of about 15Mtrs.
Sea and Land Transportation was done by J.M. Baxi & Co. in the month of Oct 2011 from Hazira to Paradip. 
The Load on/Load off was done on 24 Axle Lines in side joined combination (24x2=48Axle lines) of KAMAG K25 series Hydraulic Trailers. The trailers had self-propelled modules to give the system SPMT functionality. Here are some photographs.



11 comments:

  1. wow. that's great. really amazing to know about the Largest Vacuum Column..
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  2. Proud to be an Indian amazing and massive work by L&T. hats off!!!!

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  3. the distance between 2 places is more than 1600kms....

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    1. i have mentioned in the post...it was a combination of sea and land transport

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  4. Gr8 thats call true engineering HATS OFF to all those guys how had given their contribution in manufacturing the HVC.....

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  6. itz really great achievement to transport such a heavy vacuum Column well done guys

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  7. what is the purpose of this giant vacuum?

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