The floating platform is lowered into the water with hydraulic cylinders. Depending on the type of vessel, the platform can be fitted out with special trestles or towers. The vessel sails over the platform and is positioned above the trestles or towers.
De Boer Staal supplied steel plates in Grade A. Some of the sheet steel was coated in our own steel coating line. Then De Boer Snijbedrijf cut the steel to size for the various parts of the ship lift.