Heavy Lifting


WGA is a highly regarded national leader in heavy lifting design and planning. Our projects have covered lifting from 1tonne to over 1000tonne and our capabilities cover the full spectrum of services for any lift from geotechnical engineering to design of load out facilities. We have extensive experience with the following crane types: floating, bridge, davit, tower, truck, all-terrain and gantry cranes, as well as special purpose machines and jack and winching systems.

Our team has extensive experience in the following areas of the Heavy Lifting service:

  • Lift Studies
  • Modularisation and Module Design
  • Multiple Crane Lift Analysis
  • Loadout
  • Haulage Studies and Route Selection
  • Feasibility Studies
  • Jacking, Sliding and Incremental Launch Design
  • Independent Third Party Verification and Certification
  • Expert Technical Reports
  • Rigging Solutions
  • Ground Investigation and Preparation
  • Barge Stability
  • Wharf Capacity
  • Sea-fastening
  • Specialised Lifting Equipment, including Lifting Beams and Spreaders
  • Crane and Transport Brokering
  • Project Management and Site Management
  • Cost Estimation and Budget Preparation
  • Client Representation and Surveillance
  • Crane inspections, life extensions, modifications and repairs
  • Forensic and Accident Investigations
  • Conformance to Australian Standards.
Transport M4 Motorway
Resources Iluka Module Relocation
Ports & Marine, Defence BAE Williamstown Wharf
Resources Mobil Workboat Retrieval