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heavy lifting

n. Informal
Serious or difficult work: credited her for doing all the heavy lifting on the project.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.heavy lifting - difficult workheavy lifting - difficult work; "the boss hoped the plan would succeed but he wasn't willing to do the heavy lifting"
work - activity directed toward making or doing something; "she checked several points needing further work"
colloquialism - a colloquial expression; characteristic of spoken or written communication that seeks to imitate informal speech
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Founded in 2014 by managing director, Eng Blake Hammon, HLD provides engineering services for New Zealand's heavy lifting segment, following previous success in New South Wales, Australia.
Huisman Equipment will be supplying the heavy lifting and service cranes, to be utilized fordecommissioningsubsea structures, and for installation of foundations, moorings, floating and heavy lift platforms for offshore wind structures in deepwater.
The ProfiTI range operates from either a 4 or 6 bar air supply and the hoists in the 3 to 50 tonne lift capacity range are said to be ideal for medium to heavy lifting requirements.
SNME's long-term endeavour with Saudi Aramco, the world's largest oil company, will surely enhance our reputation for excellence and total commitment as a leading provider of integrated crane services and heavy lifting solutions in the Middle East," said SNME general manager Masroor Saeed Malik.
LIFT OFF Specialist heavy lifting vessel Lone leaves the River Tyne after loading up its cargo
The Huisman range of heavy lifting equipment includes mast cranes, pedestal cranes, knuckleboom cranes, floating cranes, land based cranes and wind turbine installation cranes.
Selantic, manufacturing slings, tethers and other products for heavy lifting equipments, generates annual revenues of some USD10m.
He said it had put off the heavy lifting needed to reduce the pounds 178bn deficit, for five years or more.
Both are employed by John Gibson Projects in Middlesbrough which specialises in hydraulic heavy lifting systems.
Norwegian heavy lifting services provider SeaMetric International AS announced on Tuesday (5 June) that it has awarded ESSCA (Hong Kong) Ltd in consortium with China Petroleum First Construction Corporation (CPFCC) and JingJiang Nanyang Shipyard a contract for the construction of a 20,000-tonne Twin Marine Lifter (TML) system.
Legislators will now be able to keep their distance from the term-limits reform as their proxies -- the California Chamber of Commerce and the California Teachers Association -- do the heavy lifting.
You can't wiggle this thing," Harold says of the steadiness of the machine while it performs its heavy lifting work.