The Heavylift Engineer Magazine

With an unfaltering commitment to innovation, the Malin Abram team are always striving to provide new ideas and collaborate across the sector. To support this, the team produce a free, impartial guide, the Heavylift Engineer magazine, on a quarterly basis. 

This free, quarterly magazine represents a valuable resource for all of those working in the heavy lift industry – with the remit to share best practice, and stimulate further discussion, learning and development.

Whether you are in shipbuilding, heavy fabrication, power generation or mining, the heavy lift engineer’s skill set is critical. No other engineering discipline, if you decide to dive deep enough, offers such a range of technical challenges. The Heavylift Engineer aims to reflect that variety, offering something of interest to you, every edition, regardless of your background.

You can download past copies below or sign up, free of charge to receive all new editions as they are released.

edition 1

Our first, and special edition for Breakbulk, features articles on:

  • Barge chartering
  • Challenges of large turnkey transport projects; and
  • Pitfalls of excel spreadsheets

 

Plus heavy lift tips, book reviews and much more!

edition 2

The second, spring edition includes specialist pieces on:

  • Integrated project management;
  • Finite element analysis; and
  • Contract law.

Plus heavy lift tips, book reviews and much more!

edition 3

Summer 2020 delivered a third edition, with articles on:

  • Stowage plans;
  • Fabrication jigs; and
  • Ballast water treatment.

Plus heavy lift tips, book reviews and much more!

edition 4

Our latest edition includes articles on:

  • Bimco;
  • Transportation cradle design and build; and
  • Mooring analysis.

 

Plus heavy lift tips, book reviews and much more!

Spring 2021 delivered a fifth edition, with articles on:

  • Factory Acceptance Testing (FAT);
  • Design and build of lift beams;
  • Quayside design; and
  • Anchor selection.

 

Plus heavy lift tips, book reviews and much more!