Specialists from construction and erection department No.9 of OJSC “SUS” are completing the operations at the outdoor on-site transfer center of the Leningrad nuclear power plant.

The structure is intended for unloading nuclear fuel containers. It is a 16 m open trestle bearing a traveling crane having a lifting capacity of 160 tons. The crane metalwork was fully mounted by the efforts of the hoisting facilities unit of “SMU-9”.

Prior to putting the crane on its standard place the specialists executed its pre-assembling. One overhead travelling crane gantry assembly weighs 15 tons. The traveling crane was mounted with the use of mobile crane GROVE RT130E-2 having a lifting capacity of 110 tons.

At present the crane components are being mounted. Then electric installation and start-up works will begin.


The Holding “Titan-2” is the largest in the North-West group of companies, erecting the most important objects of the nuclear industry and energy. The organization performs a full range of construction and installation works from engineering to commissioning.

The Holding “Titan-2” is one of the main contractors for the construction of power units No. 1 and No. 2 of the Leningradskaya NPP-2. Main organizations of the company perform 30% of general construction and 80% of installation works on the site. Specialists of the holding are engaged on the objects of the Leningradskaya NPP-2 first and second power units. The works are being performed in the buildings of the reactor, turbine, electricity, water, heating system and other structures of power units.