(In Association with MASTECH CONFERENCE, 26 th March 2019, Location : Queen Elizabeth 2, Dubai, 8:30 AM to 5:30 PM)
The Trainer
1) Thomas van der Horst (Engineering and Sales Manager, MENA Region, Mammoet)
2) Ron Braam ( Senior commercial manager, Projects Mammoet) General Training Program

General Training Program

8:30 AM to 12:30 PM
10:30 AM | 15 Minutes Coffee Break
Session 1 - Heavy Lift & Installation
  • Basics of cargo properties and its relevance - mass, shape, centre of gravity, strong points
  • Influence of surroundings – accessibility, ground bearing
  • Introduction to the heavy lift sector, heavy lift fundamental / operations
  • Using heavy lift equipment (Cranes / Jack-up’s / Push-up’s / Strandjacks / Gantries)
  • Investigation and preparation of the infrastructure
  • Heavy lift equipment selection, engineering and preparation (Workshop for thumb rules and essential calculations)
  • Awareness of safety, rules, regulations and legislation
  • Heavy lift case studies, potential failure causes, innovations and cost control

12:30 PM | 45 Minutes Lunch Break

01:15 PM to 05:15 PM
03:15 PM | 15 Minutes Coffee Break
Session 2 – Heavy Transportation
  • Principles of transportation equipment
  • Heavy transportation considerations in FEED stage, route surveys and safety
  • Equipment selection, preparation and scheduling heavy transport, heavy transport with hydraulic platform trailers
  • Principles of trailer capacity, tractive effort, hydraulic grouping, cargo stability, ground bearing, lashing (Workshop for thumb rules and essential calculations)
  • Work-flow in the loading process of heavy lift cargo
  • Heavy transportation case studies, potential failure causes, innovations and cost control

05:15 PM to 05:30 PM | Certificate distribution

Who Should attend
  • Lifting & Transportation Contractors
  • EPC contractors
  • Freight Forwarders/Heavy Lift vessel operators
  • HSE Managers
  • Marine Warranty Surveyors.
  • Construction and Installation managers
  • Project managers and Engineering managers
  • Pre-FEED & FEED Design contractors
  • Lifting / Transportation operations professionals interested in enriching peer discussions and enhancing their knowledge.