All Industrial Services Inc. of New Jersey| 190 Boundary Rd, Marlboro, NJ 07746
quote@rbaker.com| 732-222-3553|            
 
All Industrial Services Inc. of New Jersey| 190 Boundary Rd, Marlboro, NJ 07746
quote@rbaker.com| 732-222-3553|            
190 Boundary Rd, Marlboro, NJ 07746 732-222-3553
asset recovery, rigging team with sling and interior demolition

Rigging and Anchoring Heavy Machinery and Equipment

Rigging and Anchoring Heavy Machinery and Equipment

An important work scope that is often overlooked on construction projects is the rigging and anchoring of equipment to concrete, steel platforms, curbs, decking, etc. Anchoring should not be an afterthought as it requires availability of materials, labor, and detailed planning, and should be included in the contract whenever possible. 

Rigging and anchoring heavy machinery may be as simple as installing embedded epoxy anchors specified by a structural engineer, but in other cases, such as when equipment is tall or top-heavy, including certain tanks and storage bins, objects require anchors both at floor level and from above. Depending on the project’s location and/or application, anchoring may involve vibration elimination or seismic restraints with the addition of such items as springs or rubber pads. Shims or other types of hardware are often needed to render the equipment level and plumb. When rigging HVAC air handlers onto rooftop curbs, units may require stainless steel tethers to prevent movement due to high-shear winds or microbursts. Rigging and anchoring of instrumentation such as load cells for measuring the weight of tanks is sometimes required.

About R. Baker & Son All Industrial Services

R. Baker & Son All Industrial Services, a  Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Business (SDVOB)  in business since 1935, is a premier specialized contractor operating in the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico, with over one hundred employees and an exemplary safety record (we have been directly involved in four sites that received VPP OSHA Safety Awards). R. Baker & Son is financially strong, with bonding capabilities over $10 million. Capabilities include industrial and commercial demolition, rigging, machinery- and plant-moving, dismantling, decommissioning, plant and equipment relocation, interior demolition, selective demolition, warehousing, wrecking and razing, millwright, plant reconfigurations, heavy rigging, salvage, environmental services, remediation, decontamination, abatement, and investment and asset recovery.

R. Baker & Son - All Industrial Services
190 Boundary Road
Marlboro, NJ 07746

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