External Lifting Tool

ELT’s are used for pile upending, pile lifting and as a hang off clamp

Specifications

• Pile range 20” - 112”

• Lifting capacity up to 1200t

• Max. operating depth of 250m

• Certified and designed according Lloyds Lifting Appliances

• Available for purchase

 

Features

The ELT has some specific innovative features.

• Subsea operation via ROV or umbilical

• ELT can be optional delivered with side opening

• Centralizing system improving position prior to clamping

 

Applications

• Pile upending in a dual crane operation

• Use as hang-off clamp

• Use a temporary clamping device during welding of leg piles

 

Fail safe principle

Equipped with innovative fail safe principle:

• Mechanical load applied on the tool in longitudinal direction results in a transversal force on the pile which creates the ‘locking / fail safe’ connection

 

Advantages

• Wide use, great track record in pile handling

• Shorten upending/ operation time

• Extremely reliable