Heavy lifting

Much more than moving heavy cargo

The market for heavy cargo logistics and heavy lifting technology is subject to special framework conditions and requires a high degree of trust. Lifting and transporting heavy goods therefore requires a reliable and professional solution. EMIL EGGER is the suitable partner for this and offers a full-service concept from a single source. We are your partner for lifting, moving, lowering and dismantling any lifting material and loads up to several thousand tonnes.
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“Are you in the process of planning your heavy cargo project? We would be happy to support you with a non-binding conversation. To help you make the right decisions now and successfully complete key milestones, we share our expertise and experience with you.”

Andreas Schönenberger
Project Manager Crawler Cranes & Heavy Lifting

Full-Service

  • Individual, economical and customer-optimized solutions
  • Creation of bases for variant decisions
  • Project planning and engineering
  • Transport, insertion and assembly as part of the full-service concept
  • Optimal equipment (strand jacks, shifting units, mobile & crawler cranes, lifting systems, SPMT)

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TECHNICAL MANUAL

In order to be able to quickly evaluate the suitable devices, the technical manual is available with a practical overview index. Digitally also available as an interactive PDF. On more than 300 pages you will find our heavy cargo range at a glance including technical drawings & dimension tables. Our project managers are available to provide you with further information.

The entire vehicle fleet in the practical e-paper
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Benefit from the experience of our specialists

Contact person in the field of heavy lifting
Michael Dudler

Michael Dudler

Division Manager Heavy Cargo
Management

Dipl. Civil Engineer HTL/FH / Dip. Wirtschaftsing. GH/EMBA

  • Several years of experience in heavy load logistics (mobile & crawler cranes, special transports, heavy lifting)
  • Many years of experience or activity in project and technical management in bridge construction and deconstruction
  • Design and construction of formwork, falsework and special scaffolding (composite formwork carriages, feed and free-assembly scaffolding, climbing formwork, etc.)
Andreas Schönenberger

Andreas Schönenberger

Projekt lead crawler cranes & heavy lifting
Crane work

BSc Mechanical Engineering ZFH

  • Several years of experience in heavy cargo logistics (mobile & crawler cranes, special transports, lifting & sliding technology)

PRECISION AND RELIABILITY APPRECIATED THROUGHOUT SWITZERLAND

IMPRESSIONS FROM THE LIFTING AND SLIDING APPLICATIONS

Displacement pedestrian underpass

Shift 1500 tons

Push-pull units

HEAVY CARGO EMPLOYEES
216
HEAVY CARGO OPERATIONS P.A.
40,000
HEAVY CARGO VEHICLES
295

HEAVY GOODS PROFESSIONAL EMIL EGGER

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Historic moment
After the last trip on Easter Monday, the funicular carriages were lifted off the rails. Back in 1974, as today, EMIL EGGER took care of the logistics.
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Crane specialist EGGER takes over bridge lift
Two hours of work in around one minute: the 120-year-old Sitter Bridge is excavated for the first time for extensive renovation work. This measure is part of the renewal of the railroad line between Gais and Appenzell.
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MS Yellow is transported from Lake Zug to Lake Biel
The passenger ship MS Yellow was transported from Zug to Sugiez by EMIL EGGER using heavy goods transport.
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Prix SVC Eastern Switzerland: Five companies were in the final for the 2024 award
The final for the “Prix SVC Ostschweiz” took place on March 7. For the eleventh time, the Swiss Venture Club (SVC) is honoring exemplary small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). Marco Fritsche hosted the award ceremony in the Olma exhibition halls. The event offered the 900 invited guests from business, science, politics and the media insights into entrepreneurship in the region.
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Successful lifting of a reinforced concrete composite bridge in Muttenz
In the night from 15. on the On January 16, as part of the repair work on the Grenzacher Bridge in Muttenz, we were able to lift the new 275 t, 50 m long reinforced concrete composite bridge over the N02 freeway using our 750 t crawler crane. Thanks to our modern equipment, it is possible to handle such unique load cases with this category of crane.
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Stadler Rail Transport
Last week we had the pleasure of transporting a railcar box from St. Margrethen to Dresden for our customer Stadler Rail.
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Exhibit for the new Heavy Metal Garden in Appenzellerpark
Seventh largest mining excavator in the world weighing 800 tons transported from Birsfelden to Herisau.
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Oversized heavy transport
Recently, a piece of engineering art was maneuvered through the Zurzibiet from Winterthur to Basel. A special transporter from EMIL EGGER, loaded with a piston compressor from Burckhardt Compression AG, took on the challenge of transporting the valuable cargo safely along the Swiss roads.
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Transport of the motorboat Schwyz from Lake Zug to Lake Walen
The MS Schwyz changes the lake. The ship with a length of 31.2 m, a width of 7 m and a height of 4.4 m was lifted out of Lake Zug on Monday morning by two pneu cranes of the EMIL EGGER Group and loaded onto an articulated lorry. It will change lakes and be transported to Lake Walen under challenging conditions and, if everything goes according to plan, will finally be put into the water on Thursday.
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EMIL EGGER relies on Liebherr crawler cranes for the construction of an impressive wind farm
The EMIL EGGER Group is one of the top 20 crane service providers in the German-speaking region. In an eight-week deployment, we made an impressive contribution to renewable energy in Switzerland by installing six wind turbines in the Swiss Jura. The impressive turbines, manufactured by Enercon, are expected to produce 22 million kilowatt hours of electricity annually. Key to the successful erection of these wind turbines were modern Liebherr crawler cranes, which lifted loads of over 70 tons to an astonishing height of 100 meters.
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