TITLE

Access platforms help keep out the cold in Antarctica

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Utility Week;11/5/2010 Safe Hands Supplement, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article details Morrison Construction's use of Genie Z60/34 articulating booms from A J Access Platforms fitted with snow tracks, hostile environment kits and specialist oils to build accommodation pods and workstations at the Halley VI project on the Brunt Ice Shelf in Antarctica.
ACCESSION #
55454794

 

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