Yankee Cylinder Move

Hatton Traffic Yankee Movement Feb 2022

After an extensive design and consultation process we enabled the traffic management to complete the move of this huge tissue drying ‘Yankee’ cylinder to the paper mill in South Wales last weekend.

Did you know: A “Yankee” is a device that is primarily used to remove excess moisture from pulp that will then be converted to paper. Made from various materials these rollers can weigh in excess of 100 tonnes.

If you think this is impressive, did you see how we managed the movement of an aeroplane from one side of a carriage way to the other ? Read more: HERE