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Vector Lifting is a Western Australian based engineering firm specialising in the design and manufacture of mechanical lifting system and jib cranes.

Our Projects

Aurizon Locomotive Turntable

Vector Lifting provided the complete turn-key supply of a locomotive turntable for an Aurizon Rail Depot. The bespoke turntable was designed, manufactured, installed and commissioned by Vector Lifting, with work scope including civil design and installation.
The turntable was designed to accommodate all locomotives and track machines within the company’s rail fleet. Vector Lifting worked with Aurizon to develop and provide a customised dual point control system, and customised access platforms for rail machine driver and personnel passage.
Locomotive Turntable Technical Details:

Capacity: 140 tonne
Length: 23m
Rotation: 360° continuous
Control: Radio and On-Board Control Station

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 About Us

Vector lifting is a 100% Australian owned and operated crane and lifting company – specialising in material and vehicle handling equipment. Since our inception in 1989 we have developed an extensive range of cranes and lifting systems and undertaken a variety of engineering projects for clients in Australia and internationally.

  • Over 25 years of experience with ISO9001:2015 accreditation
  • Australian owned and operated
  • Designed specifically to our clients requirements
  • Designed and Manufactured in Australia to Australian Standards

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Latest News

Vector Lifting is developing a new Locomotive Bogie Rotator for a valued client.   The Bogie Rotator combines a lifting jack with a powered rotator and is positioned either side of the lift road, allowing bogies to be lifted on the lateral axis and rotated.  This orientation allows for efficient engagement of a variety bogies and never obstructs the lift road for other rolling stock through traffic. The Bogie Rotator has a 20 tonne lift / rotate capacity, lift height of 3.4m and can rotate continuously in both clockwise and anti-clockwise directions. The Locomotive Bogie Rotator is due for delivery mid 2023.
PTA Perth Transport Authority Vector Lifting Mobile Train Jacks for maintenanceMOTORISED MOBILE GANTRY CRANE
4000kg Motorised Gantry Crane Vector Lifting was recently awarded the contract to design and manufacture a fully motorised mobile gantry crane for one of its regular clients. Client approached Vector Lifting looking for a materials handling solution as their building wasn’t suitable for an overhead crane, but still wanted to move materials around within their workshop. Crane Features: Capacity 4000 kgSpan 6500 mmUnderside of Beam 5800 mmHeight of Lift 5000 mmLifting Speeds 4.0/0.7 m/minTrolley Speeds 20.0/5.0 m/minTravel Speed 5 m/minPendant controlSteerable Retractable cable reeler with 4 pin plug at end415V, 3Ph, 50hzDesigned to relevant Australian Standards

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