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Crane and Lifting Simulators

Elevate Your Skills with Crane & Lifting Simulators

Crane and lifting operations are fundamental in various industries, including construction, shipping, and oil & gas. These operations involve lifting and moving heavy loads, which require precision, skill, and safety.

3t Drilling Systems’ crane operator training simulators are the most innovative and flexible solutions available in crane and lifting training. The KraneSIM range meets and exceeds various lifting standards ensuring trainees are exposed to a wide range of real-time scenarios that would otherwise take years to experience.

Portable Drilling and Well Control simulators


Deliver mobile or classroom crane and lifting training to teach specific lessons in real-time including operating in dangerous conditions and responding to equipment malfunctions.


Meet and exceed crane and lifting training standards with a full-size immersive simulator that includes a range of crane types, offshore installations, supply vessels and load objects.

On The Rig (OTR)

Bring real-time crane and lifting training to your rig or site with a portable simulator that is revolutionising how training is delivered for the drilling industry.

Key Capabilities of our Crane and Lifting Simulators

  • Offshore pedestal, knuckle boom, boom box and riser gantry rig configurations
  • Crane operators’ roles and responsibilities
  • Crane daily and pre-start checks
  • Crane controls
  • Planning a lift
  • Banksman’s role
  • Selection and inspection of lifting gear
  • Rigging and slinging
  • Cargo inspection and loading
  • Voice procedures
  • Decision-making, leadership and deck management
  • Deck lifts, blind lifts, supply vessel lifts
  • Handling malfunctions – mechanical, electrical, environmental
  • Varying weather conditions

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Unique Benefits of Our Crane and Lifting Simulators

  • Enhanced Safety: Train in a risk-free environment, minimising the potential for accidents during the learning process.
  • Customised Scenarios: Tailor scenarios to specific needs or challenges, enhancing the relevance of the training.
  • Advanced Analytics: Utilise detailed analytics to assess performance, identify areas for improvement, and track progress over time.
  • Interactive Feedback: Receive real-time feedback during training sessions, enabling immediate correction and learning.
  • Versatility: Practice with a variety of crane types and lifting scenarios, preparing for a wide range of real-world situations.

Who are our simulators for?

Crane & Lifting Simulators are designed for crane operators, riggers, and other professionals involved in lifting operations.

3t Drilling Systems advanced crane and lifting simulators offer a comprehensive training solution for experienced operators looking to refine their skills and enhance safety.

Why choose Drilling Systems?

As the world’s leading provider of advanced drilling simulation technology, Drilling Systems is dedicated to increasing safety and efficiency in the oil and gas industry.

Making mistakes in the virtual world ensures they don’t happen in the real one. Simulator training helps build a safer workforce.

Operations and procedures can be tried and tested in a virtual environment to establish the safest, most effective methods in the real world. This ultimately enables operational excellence and reduces operational costs.

Continuous learning through simulation helps to reduce human error which drives reductions in non-productive time and ultimately improves oil production levels.

Knowing your team is world-class gives quality-assurance and peace of mind for your clients. Our tailored competency-based programmes make it easy to build, assess and verify skills and knowledge.


years’ industry experience


Simulators deployed
in more than 60 countries


world-class products available as full-size or portable solutions

Revolutionise the way your train your workforce with 3t Drilling Systems simulators

Ensure your safety and efficiency in crane and lifting operations by mastering your skills with our advanced Crane & Lifting Simulators. Request a custom quote by filling out the form below.