Heavy-Lift & Specialty Rigging


Heavy-Lift & Specialty Rigging

  • 800 ton Hydraulic Gantry at the Metcalf Power Plant
  • Unloading a Transformer Via Jack and Skid system
  • 250-ton Emporium Dome at Westfield Center
  • Strand jacks used to hoist dome 60-ft vertically
  • 800 ton Hydraulic Gantry System Offloading a Generator
  • Flying Jib Hoisting Equipment Into a Highrise Building

A pioneer in the fields of rigging, machinery moving and plant relocation

Since 1925, Sheedy has been providing comprehensive critical lift planning and custom heavy-lift rigging services throughout the Western US. In concert with state-of-the-art equipment, our expert engineers, field crews and support staff are able to provide innovative solutions to virtually any rigging job imaginable.

All Sheedy projects are carefully planned, engineered and executed with the highest degree of coordination, safety and professionalism. Our staff is backed by trained technicians using modern AutoCAD modeling programs, an in-house fabrication shop, and some of the most experienced field hands in the industry.

Providing modern techniques, original designs and novel approaches to some of the most demanding lifting and rigging jobs in the industry

Sheedy can offer a wide array of capabilities and equipment to handle any lifting/rigging application to include:

  • Hydraulic gantries
  • Jacking systems
  • Strand jacks
  • Hydraulic locking collar jacks 55-550 tons
  • Hydraulic skid systems
  • Hydraulic platform trailers
  • A-frames
  • Cranes 10-500 ton

Sheedy has wide/varied experience with lifting and moving all types of equipment such as:

  • Steam and Gas Turbines
  • Generators
  • Transformers
  • Condensers / Heat Exchangers
  • Boilers / Heat Recovery Stream Generators
  • Tanks / Pressure Vessels
  • Dryers / Furnaces / Kilns
  • Stamp / Extrusion Presses
  • Medical Equipment