Snatch Blocks

SMC designed and manufactured this large 650 tonne fall block. Designed to lift this 650 tonne platform for a Woodside project in the Ottway Basin, Victoria Australia.

The fall block was automated that it could automatically via hydraulic cylinders connect and disconnect itself from the rig being lifted.

This fall block was proof load tested to 1,000  tonnes prior to use.

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