Seaview Wharf Crane Incident Update
3 October 2019
SEAVIEW WHARF CRANE INCIDENT
Planning for a salvage operation is
underway to recover the crawler crane that fell off
CentrePort’s Seaview Wharf yesterday, to ensure normal
tanker shipping operations can continue.
crane, operated by civil contracting company GK Shaw Limited
fell into 12 metres of water at approximately midday
Wednesday 2 October. The driver of the crane was
CentrePort is working through a process to
develop a salvage methodology and will engage a suitable
contractor to undertake the work.
into the incident is underway. The fender replacement work
on the wharf being undertaken by GK Shaw Limited has been
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