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Getting bigger – the new company headquarters

15/01/2021

In September 2019, Felbermayr began with the construction of its new company headquarters in Wels-Oberthan. All general contractor duties were carried out by the company itself, including the...

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Showdown of heavy lift logistics for the petrochemical industry

11/01/2021

Felbermayr and its subsidiary companies Bau-Trans and Haeger & Schmidt recently put the combined force of heavy lift logistics into effect for Hungary's largest corporate group. This involved the...

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Bridge brought in with SPMT

30/11/2020

In mid-November, a 750-tonne bridge was fast tracked into place, so to speak. However, the heavy-duty equipment used was not a crane, but two SPMTs, referred to as “Self-Propelled Modular Trailers”....

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Pneumatic crane in action for lightning conductor installation

16/11/2020

At the end of October, a work platform was lifted with a pneumatic crane for the installation of a lightning conductor in Vaduz/Liechtenstein. The operation was carried out by Felbermayr subsidiary...

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Dual heavy transport by water and road

19/10/2020

For a German mineral oil company, the Felbermayr subsidiary Bau-Trans transported a waste heat boiler weighing almost 100 tonnes from Nüziders in Vorarlberg towards Germany in mid-September. In...

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Heavy transport for environmentally friendly energy

02/07/2020

A total of 16 pressurised heat accumulators, each weighing 90 tonnes, were transported from Rain am Lech to Cottbus for the conversion of a combined heat and power plant from lignite to gas operation....

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Unrestricted range of services despite pandemic

02/04/2020

The spread of the pandemic “coronavirus COVID-19” has the world on tenterhooks. Consequently, individual countries have established their own set of rules that are making work processes either...

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Horst Felbermayr – pioneer of heavy goods logistics deceased

18/03/2020

After a serious illness, the heavy goods logistics and building industry lost a great entrepreneur in Horst Felbermayr on 13th March 2020. The company boss from Wels (Austria) shaped the business for...

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Bridge lifted into place with truck-mounted crane

06/12/2019

As the final project of 2019, Felbermayr subsidiary Bau-Trans were in action last week with a mobile crane in Switzerland. A new bridge made of Swiss timber was set in place in order be able to cross...

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Grounding-breaking for the new group headquarters

17/09/2019

Together with the Upper Austrian State Governor Thomas Stelzer and the Municipal Leader Andreas Rabl, the Wels family company Felbermayr celebrated the official ground-breaking for the erection of the...

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Support frame bridge in action

02/08/2019

In the summer of 2019, the project department of heavy transport specialist Bau-Trans transported a 23 metre long steam drum weighing 105 tonnes, from Nüziders in Vorarlberg to Upper Austria. Many...

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Trimodal heavy transport for "power plant relocation"

28/02/2019

More than ten years ago a gas power plant was planned in the eastern Hungarian city of Vásárosnamény. However, it was never erected even although the major components, such as the turbine and stator,...

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