Capital Projects

Deep South supports owner companies as they invest in their future through capital projects. From delivering safe and reliable operations to meeting requirements of changing environmental regulations, we have the experience and expertise to optimize your strategic plan, no matter the complexity, and ensure the efficient execution.

We partner with our clients at every stage of the project:

Logistics Planning

  • Feasibility Studies
  • Route Surveys
  • Regulator Interactions
  • Method Selection
  • Challenge Evaluation

Site Planning

  • Safety Execution Planning
  • Access/Egress Analysis
  • Obstruction Remediation or Avoidance
  • Lifting & Setting Method Selection & Analysis
  • Handling & Staging from Transport


  • Planning & Engineering
  • Transport to Site: Rail, Marine, Roadway
  • Specialty Custom Methods & Devices
  • Erect at Site

    Deep South has a large fleet of equipment to allow the movement of vessels to wherever they need to be set, including VersaCranes™ to 3,000T, crawler cranes to 1,760T, truck cranes to 1,320T, and rigging hardware/specialty devices up to 1,600T. Deep South also has self-propelled modular transporters, over-the-road/dual-lane transport systems, towed hydraulic modular transporters, temporary bridge systems, levee crossing systems, lift towers, strand jacks, hydraulic gantries, hydraulic skid and hydraulic jacking systems, and marine and rail securement systems.

    From our experienced engineers and project managers to our skilled craftsmen, riggers, and crane operators, Deep South's diligent pursuit of safety and innovation has provided our clients a path to on-time and successful projects. We can create lift plans or PE-stamped drawings and custom solutions as needed. Leaning on this expertise, coupled with a broad array of equipment, helps us to provide the absolute best in safety, service, and solutions. Whatever the project, the team at Deep South is ready to meet your challenge.



    Southeast Petrochemical Turnaround

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    Southeast Petrochemical Turnaround

    Supplying all cranes in two units during a petrochemical turnaround in the Southeast, Deep South supported the change out of old components and reinstallation of new components with 19 cranes working throughout the project.

    Facilitating a Refinery Column Placement in Tight Confines

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    Facilitating a Refinery Column Placement in Tight Confines

    Transporting, placing, and lifting a refinery column — one that is comparable to the height and weight of the Statue of Liberty — is a familiar challenge for heavy lift, heavy haul experts like Deep South. Maneuvering it around existing racks and systems adds another layer of complexity.

    Haul & Lift of Refinery Combination Tower Goes Off Without a Hitch

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    Haul & Lift of Refinery Combination Tower Goes Off Without a Hitch

    Load, haul, roll and set — seemingly simple words unless associated with a 555,000-pound, 160-foot long, 18-foot wide, over 19-foot tall refinery combination tower.

    A successful job is built on precise planning and safe execution. request a quote