Lifting & Rigging Webinar

The subject for this technical webinar is ‘Crane Systems: Offshore Lifting’.

The webinar will be hosted by Members of the Lifting & Rigging Committee.

Details of topics and speakers are listed below:

  • Welcome and introduction
  • Interpreting Crane Capability – An Operator’s Perspective
    • From the crane operator’s point of view – Ian Downie, Subsea 7
  • Offshore and Subsea Cranes – including digital innovations
    •  What’s new and innovative offshore – Anders Meisfjordskar, NOV
  • The Stability Frame
    •  A lifting innovation used to lift a Wind Turbine Generator complete with Tower, Nacelle and Blades – Chris Sexton, Saipem
  • Offshore lifting at height – offshore wind farm construction/maintenance
    •  High and heavy lifting of monopiles – Maarten Loman, Van Oord
  • Q&A Sessions will be included




The webinar will start at 1200hrs (BST) and is schedule to run for upto two hours

This webinar is free to attend.

This webinar provides an opportunity for both IMCA members and non-members to attend an industry event dedicated to key aspects of lifting and rigging.

Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in Q&A sessions.

Who attends?

  • Representatives from a variety of subsea contractors, offshore crane designers/manufacturers, equipment suppliers, crane training and academic institutions.
  • Representatives of wind turbine contractors.
  • Anyone with a keen interest in lifting and rigging activities and associated technical innovations.

This is an online event only.

Please contact if you have any queries regarding this event.

This information was updated on 22 September 2020.