APPLICATIONS ON SITE
Skyjack’s first SJ63 AJ boom lift works in Hong Kong A Skyjack SJ63 AJ articulating boom lift is helping to build a public children’s hospital in Hong Kong, along with several other notable construction projects. According to Skyjack, this is the first time the model is working in the city. Set to open in 2018, Hong Kong Children’s Hospital (HKCH) is said to be the first children’s hospital in the city’s public health system and focus on quality specialty care for referrals of complex and rare pediatric cases, especially those that require multi-disciplinary management. Hong Kong-based rental company Honor Us Equipment (HK) Limited leased a number of Skyjack aerial platforms for six months to the aluminium fixtures manufacturer Million Hope Industries Ltd and the curtain wall system provider Hong Kong Curtain Wall Testing Centre Ltd. Since February 2017, the SJ63 AJ and a fleet of Skyjack scissor lifts - SJIII 3219, SJIII 4632 and SJIIII 4626 - has been helping on construction projects such as the Hong Kong Ocean Park, Kai Tak Cruise Terminal and Tsing Yi Logistics Centre, in addition to the HKCH. Combining a working height of 21.21 m, a horizontal reach of 12.19 m, and an up-and-over clearance of 8.38 m, the SJ63 AJ is ideal for industrial and construction applications. The SJIII 3219, SJIII 4632 and SJIII 4626 scissor lifts have working heights ranging from 7.62 to 11.58 m, and maximum weight capacities ranging from 249 to 454 kg. Together the Skyjack machines are
The first Skyjack SJ63 AJ boom lift in Hong Kong.
assisting with the installation of curtain walls, air-conditioners, electrical wiring and water fittings at the various construction sites, helping to make the construction process safe and significantly more efficient. n Website: www.skyjack.com
Southeast Asia Construction : Nov-Dec 2017