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The Timberland Group

Engineering Success

Customers around the world rely on the Timberland Group to deliver engineered projects that create opportunities and reduce risk while achieving operational goals.

Construction | Mining | Electric Power | Underground | Offshore | Marine

Construction

432 Park Avenue Condominium Tower

Timberland supplied the derrick and drum hoist used to dismantle the tower for tallest residential structure in New York, completed in October, 2014.

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V.C. Summer Nuclear Reactor Heavy Lift

The V.C Summer Nuclear Station is being built with a 6800-tonne ringer derrick using a hoist and control systems from Timberland.

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World Trade Center

Timberland provided the derrick and hoist used to dismantle the construction tower crane for the tallest building in the western hemisphere.

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San Francisco - Oakland Bay Bridge

The San Francisco – Oakland Bay Bridge

This bridge reconstruction project called for safely lifting and positioning massive 750-ton precast bridge segments delivered on barges.

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The Hoover Dam Bypass

The Hoover Dam Bypass

The Hoover Dam Bypass urgently needed a fast-track replacement for its highline lift system after its original cranes were swept away by gusting winds.

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Kiewit Heavy Lift Device

Kiewit Heavy Lift Device

The Kiewit HLD in Texas relies on precise synchronization of multiple hoists to safely handle loads of up to 13,000 tons.

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Mining

Design and Manufacture an Ultra-High Scissor Lift in 10 Weeks

Marcotte met the challenge of designing and manufacturing an Ultra-High Scissor Lift for Cementation Canada Inc. in their short 10 week time frame.

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5-in-1 Multijack Multipurpose Mine Utility Vehicle

Marcotte met a customer’s request for a multipurpose utility vehicle that reduces the need to purchase and maintain up to 5 different vehicles in its fleet.

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Underground Utility Fleet For Nickel Rim

A full team effort by Marcotte helped Xstrata to field 20 new vehicles and meet its targets for bringing Nickel Rim on-stream.

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Goldcorp Narrow-Vein Mining Equipment

Marcotte developed a new scaled-down line of small drift utility vehicles to support Canada’s largest gold mine.

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Diavik Diamond Mine underground equipment fleet

Marcotte expedited delivery of equipment for new underground operations before ice roads to the mine melted with the Spring thaw.

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Rope tensioning system for high-altitude mine

Rope tensioning system for high-altitude mine

Timberland’s tensioning system helped Peru’s largest mining company meet its goals for higher reliability and productivity.

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Sifto Production Hoist Upgrade

Sifto Production Hoist Upgrade

Timberland engineering achieved the required geometry to improve the hoist’s capacity and speed within the existing mounting constraints.

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Galloway hoists for Scissor Creek shaft construction

Galloway hoists for Scissor Creek shaft construction

Construction of a new service shaft in the potash mine relies on four synchronized 50-ton winches from Timberland.

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Engineered Upgrade for Quadruple Head Sheave

3D modeling facilitated this engineered upgrade to fit within existing mounting constraints at the Goldex mine.

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Emergency Egress System for the Huainan Mining

Emergency Egress System for the Huainan Mining

This truck-mounted MRH emergency egress system allows dramatically faster response to maintenance problems deep in the Zhangji Mine in China.

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Electric Power

Pulling and Tensioning Fleet for Taiwan Power

Timberland custom engineered a full suite of conductor stringing equipment to sustain the climate and terrain conditions of Taiwan.

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Bruce to Milton Transmission Line Construction

Fast delivery of a full suite of stringing and tensioning equipment from Timberland helped Valard Construction to install 4700 km of conductor for Ontario Hydro in just 4 months.

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Tension stringing for 2-bundle conductor and OPGW in Costa Rica

Tension stringing for 2-bundle conductor and OPGW in Costa Rica

The custom engineered puller-tensioner system from Timberland included a trailer-mount able to travel at highway speeds.

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Tensioning Equipment for Two-Bundle Transmission Line in Edmonton, Alberta

Tensioning Equipment for Two-Bundle Transmission Line in Edmonton, Alberta

Timberland Equipment supplied a 7.5-ton tensioner, powered reel stands, two-bundle stringing blocks and a running board for McGregor Construction to install transmission lines under a tight schedule.

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Transpower - New Zealand

Transpower – New Zealand

Stringing a new power grid through an ecologically sensitive area required up-to-date application support as well as new equipment for the job.

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Puller and Tensioner Equipment for Jiangsu Power

Puller and Tensioner Equipment for Jiangsu Power

Jiangsu Power Company was able to erect a 500 kV transmission line through rugged central China with 28 ton puller and 20 ton tensioner from Timberland Equipment.

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Underground

Rodder Fleet Renewal

The City of Los Angeles Public Works replaced its complete rodder fleet with the OK Champion S660 from Timberland.

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Offshore Oil & Gas

Underwater Fairlead System for Delta House FPS

Timberland supplied the underwater fairleads for a 12-point mooring system using 142 mm chain.

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Mooring System for Gulfstar FPS

Timberland supplied the complete 9-point mooring system including chain jacks, underwater fairleads and electro-hydraulic power unit for Williams’ Gulfstar 1 FPS.

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Testing system for permanent seabed mooring anchors

Testing system for permanent seabed mooring anchors

This barge-mounted system featured horizontally opposed chain jacks rated at 1100 tons pull to set, test and certify 8 mooring anchors.

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Gumusut Semisubmersible FPU mooring system

Gumusut Semisubmersible FPU mooring system

Malaysia’s first deep-water semi-submerisible project was successfully moored in just 11 days.

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Riser Pull-In and Mooring Tensioning systems for P 56 FPU

Riser Pull-In and Mooring Tensioning systems for P 56 FPU

Sophisticated control systems provide this FPU with highly reliable automatic self-correcting operation.

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Petrobras P-52 and P-56 Floating Production Unit

Petrobras P-52 and P-56 Floating Production Units

P-56 is a semi-submersible platform installed 125 km off the coast of Brazil, now moored to the seabed at a record 1800 m depth.

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Tower Mooring and Loading System for Bohai Bay

Tower Mooring and Loading System for Bohai Bay

Effective project coordination resulted in a successful deep-water deployment in China’s Bohai Bay oil field.

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Marine
Towing Winch and Controls for Bisso Marine

Towing Winch and Controls for Bisso Marine

Integrating a new double-drum towing winch and controls into this 2400 HP tugboat required a close fit with available deck space and hydraulics.

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