Holtec International Selects Enerpac to Build a Vertical Cask Transporter

170 metric ton Vertical Cask Transporter

Enerpac has been awarded a contract from Holtec International to design, fabricate and commission a 170 metric ton Vertical Cask Transporter. Holtec is a global supplier of nuclear equipment and handling systems within the energy industry. The Vertical Cask Transporter will provide Holtec with a system for safely handling and transporting casks at a spent nuclear fuel storage facility.

The wheeled cask transporter system features a number of key functional and safety features;

  • Normal steer, 90 degree, crab and auto-rotation turn and drive capability
  • Modular assembly design
  • Innovative cab design allowing operator to face the direction of travel
  • Drop prevention system
  • Integrated Cask Restraint system
  • Low Ground bearing pressure
  • CE Certification

170 metric ton Vertical Cask Transporter