Robertstown's Mobile Phone Tower Construction Photos

Below are photos that were taken as the tower was constructed and are placed in the sequence it took place across the page as it happened.

The crane that could be seen from the Worlds End Highway

The crane as it could be seen travelling East along Geranium Plains Road

Another view of the crane from Geranium Plains Road

The sections of the tower on the ground at the site

The tower, base station and cells

The bottom of the crane

A small crane on site

 

The 1st section being lifted

The 1st section about to be put in its place

The 1st section being secured

A rigger climbing the tower to take the lifting sling off the top of the section

The rigger releasing the lifting sling

The 2nd section being lifted

Another view of the 2nd section being lifted

The 2nd section about to be connected to the 1st section

Another view of the 2nd section about to be connected to the 1st section

A close up view of the 2 sections to be bolted to each other

Another close up view of the 2 sections to be bolted to each other - It was windy at the time

A rigger about to bolt the 2 sections together

Another view of a rigger about to bolt the 2 sections together

Another rigger assisting to bolt the sections together

1 rigger coming down and the other one going up to release the lifting sling

Another view of the rigger's climbing down and the other one going up to release the lifting sling

The rigger releasing the lifting sling off the 2nd section

The lifting sling released

The rigger coming down the tower

The rigger at the top of the 2nd section waiting for the 3rd section

The top of the crane

The 3rd section being lifted up

Another view of the 3rd section being lifted up

Putting the 3rd section into place

The 4th section being lifted

The 4th section in its place

A view of the crane, tower and guy cables

The cells being lifted up to the top of the tower

Crane, Tower and Guy Cables

The cells sitting on the top of the tower

2 riggers securing the cells to the tower

The riggers coming down after securing the cells

The tower and crane looking from the intersection of Geranium Plain & Gully Roads.

The cables hanging down from the top of the tower whilst they are being secured

A rigger working with the cables

The cables hanging from the top of the tower

Another view of the cables hanging from the top of the tower

Another view of the cables hanging from the top of the tower looking from a different direction


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Robertstown's Mobile Phone Area Coverage

Robertstown promised a Mobile Phone Tower

Robertstown's Mobile Phone Tower Construction

Robertstown's Mobile Phone Tower Construction Photos


The crane that could be seen from the Worlds End Highway

A closer view of the crane

The crane from Geranium Plains Road looking East

The crane from Geranium Plains Road looking East

The tower lying on the ground at the site

The tower, base station & cells

The bottom of the crane

A smaller crane at the site

The 1st section being lifted

The 1st section being put up

The 1st section being secured

A rigger climbing the tower

The rigger releasing the lifting sling from the top of the 1st section

The 2nd section being lifted

The 2nd section being lifted

The 2nd section being put in place

The 2nd section being put in place

The crane lowering the 2nd section onto the 1st section

The rigger bolting the 2 sections together

Another rigger assisting the other 1

1 rigger coming down and the other 1 climbing to remove the lifting sling

The lifting sling being removed from the top of the 2nd section

The crane cable released from the tower

The rigger coming down the tower

The rigger at the top of the 2nd section waiting for the 3rd section

The top of the crane's mast

The 3rd section being lifted

The 3rd section being lifted

The riggers guiding the 3rd section to secure it

The 4th section being lifted

The 4th section being secured

A view of the crane & tower

Another view of the crane & tower

The cells being lifted

A view of the guy cables holding the tower in place

The cells being secured on top of the tower

The cells being secured on top of the tower & the crane mast

Another view of the cells being secured on top of the tower & the crane mast

Looking at the tower & crane from the East looking West towards Robertstown


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Last modified: November 14, 2018

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