Custom hydraulic system consisting of (4) 150 ton 36 inch stroke pull cylinders that was designed and supplied to launch crane onto a barge on the Elizabeth River.
Iconic Broadway theater being lifted 30 feet above Times Square by WB Equipment
Lifting the Palace Theatre will preserve the iconic venue while freeing up ground-floor space for commercial use. The theater lift consists of lifting a 1,700 seat theater in its entirety 30 feet from its current elevation.
Dams along the Monongahela River
About $215 million has been spent so far on lock and dam navigation improvements since 1992 and the project will cost an estimated $750 million before its completed in the next seven years or so.
NY Islanders to get new UBS Arena
Construction of the New York Islanders new arena underway. The UBS arena set-up for the 2021-2022 NHL season.
Virginia St. Bridge Replacement
The iconic Reno landmark, the Virginia Street Bridge (VSB), has undergone a complete transformation.
Flat Jacks Used in Canada
It was such a success there was an article written in Pile Drivers Magazine illustrate how it was achieved.
Hydraulic Press Used to Test Apple iPhone 12 Accessories
The Wall Street Journal selected WB Equipment Service Corporation for an episode of their popular tech video series. This episode focused on testing Apple iPhone chargers to failure.
Flat Jacks – Lift job out of a rut
The job faced a shutdown because bearings could be replaced only after the road deck and existing cantilevered brackets had been removed from the 1942 structure. Fortunately, John Kolaya, the project manager, recalling a technique used for tensioning struts in a large-diameter shaft came up with a solution...
Custom Engineered Jacking Systems
Reconstruction of the Syracuse Carrier Dome using a combination of pull cylinders and centerhole cylinders
Baltimore Ravens Stadium
As part of the M&T BANK STADIUM RENOVATIONS new escalators had to be installed