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Equipment News from December 2016

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Crane sails with Steder

December 29 - December 29 - Steder Group has completed the shipment of a knuckle boom crane and associated equipment via the Dutch inland waterways to the Port of Rotterdam, where the cargo was loaded on board a SAL Heavy Lift vessel for shipment to the Far East.
Views: 402
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Century move for Lift & Shift

December 29 - December 29 - Lift & Shift has completed the delivery of 100 modules for Zadco's Upper Zakum oilfield project in Abu Dhabi and Petrofac's Rabab Harweel Integrated Project (RHIP) in Oman.
Views: 370
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Papenburg carries crane couple

December 28 - December 28 - Combi Lift's multipurpose heavy deck carrier Papenburg has shipped an LHM 550 crane and an LHM 600 crane from Rostock, Germany to Antwerp.
Views: 492
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Integrated expands fleet

December 23 - December 23 - Integrated Logistics Company in Kuwait has taken delivery of a new Demag CC 3800-1 crawler crane, 20 Terex AC 100/4L all-terrain cranes and ten Terex Explorer 5600 all-terrain cranes.
Views: 422
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Gothenburg terminal gets operator

December 22 - December 22 - Sandahlsbolagen Sweden has signed a five-year agreement with Gothenburg Port Authority to operate the new intermodal terminal at the port, with effect from December 2017.
Views: 356
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Winch gets a lift with RRS

December 22 - December 22 - Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has transhipped a 40-tonne winch for vehicle manufacturer Saab Seaeye using a 60-tonne capacity hydraulic gantry system.
Views: 378
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AME in boiler skid

December 20 - December 20 - Lifting and rigging specialist AME has used a 300-ton (272-tonne) capacity Hydra-Slide heavy track skidding system to position two 160,000 lb (72-tonne) boilers inside a packaging manufacturing facility in North Carolina, USA.
Views: 470
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Big barges sail with Hude

December 20 - December 20 - Denmark based E.W.v.d. Hude & Son has worked together with Peters & May in the UK to arrange the transport of nine barges - weighing a total of 3,080 tonnes - from Nantong, China to Rotterdam on board Saga Welco's vessel Optimana.
Views: 480
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Chipolbrok completes newbuild programme

December 16 - December 16 - Chipolbrok has held a naming ceremony for its new heavy lift vessel, Paderewski, in Shanghai, China, marking the completion of its four-ship newbuild programme.
Views: 436
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Enercon turbines rise in Swiss Alps

December 15 - December 15 - Swiss heavy lift and specialised transport provider Welti-Furrer Pneukran & Spezialtransporte has used a Terex TC 2800-1 lattice boom truck crane to lift three Enercon E-92 wind turbines at the Gries Pass in the Swiss Alps.
Views: 371
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Terex makes site and staff cuts

December 15 - December 15 - Terex Cranes has revealed plans to sell its components and parts facility in Pecs, Hungary, consolidate its three manufacturing operations in Zweibrücken, Germany into two, and reduce its global workforce by around 30 percent.
Views: 443
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Cranes sail into Savannah

December 14 - December 14 - Dockwise's semi-submersible heavy lift vessel Teal has transported four new ship-to-shore cranes from Finland to the Port of Savannah in Georgia, USA.
Views: 473
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Romanian task for Faymonville

December 14 - December 14 - Romanian heavy haulage and crane rental services provider Deme Macarale has been using its two new FlexMAX self-steering trailers from Faymonville to transport concrete beams across the country.
Views: 452
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Gaylin opens in South Korea

December 13 - December 13 - Gaylin - the Singapore headquartered supplier of lifting, rigging and marine equipment - has opened a new facility in Busan, South Korea.
Views: 628
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Mammoet inks Lutelandet partnership

December 13 - December 13 - Mammoet Norway has signed a collaboration agreement with Lutelandet Offshore (LLOF) - the company responsible for developing and operating the offshore supply base on the Norwegian island of Lutelandet.
Views: 352
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Lightweight service crane launched

December 13 - December 13 - ALE has launched a new lightweight service crane at a client-only event in Breda, the Netherlands.
Views: 329
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Biggest lift for AV Dawson

December 12 - December 12 - The transportation and export of a refinery substation built at AV Dawson's North Sea Supply Base in Middlesbrough, UK, marks the site's biggest lift of the year.
Views: 506
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Boiler moves with CombiMAX

December 12 - December 12 - German heavy haulage provider Spedition Meier & Sohn has used its CombiMAX trailer combination from Faymonville to deliver an 85-tonne boiler.
Views: 171
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Woo's who for Hansa in Asia

December 9 - December 9 - Henry Woo is to head up the Asia-Pacific (APAC) division at Hansa Heavy Lift, taking over from Joerg Roehl, who is moving back to Europe and taking an advisory role with the shipping company.
Views: 364
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Xin Guang Hua delivered

December 9 - December 9 - The recently rebranded Cosco Shipping Specialized Carriers Co has taken delivery of China's newest and largest semi-submersible heavy lift ship, Xin Guang Hua.
Views: 450
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Mammoet completes recovery work

December 9 - December 9 - Mammoet Europe has completed its role in the Nordergründe offshore wind energy project in Lower Saxony, Germany.
Views: 291
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Cometto and Fagioli deliver TBM

December 8 - December 8 - Fagioli utilised Cometto trailers to transport the tunnel boring machine (TBM) Santa Lucia from Germany to Italy.
Views: 393
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Chinese shipping line rebrands

December 8 - December 8 - Heavy lift and project cargo shipping line, Cosco Shipping Company Limited (Coscol) has officially changed its name to Cosco Shipping Specialized Carriers Co Ltd, during a ceremony attended by more than 200 people.
Views: 535
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Transformer moves with Cosmatos

December 8 - December 8 - Cosmatos Shipping Services has delivered a transformer along with 150,000 cu m of auxiliary equipment from Istanbul, Turkey, to Syros in Greece.
Views: 434
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Terex tops ten in Japan

December 7 - December 7 - Terex Port Solutions (TPS) will supply a Model 2 mobile harbour crane to the Port of Otake in Japan.
Views: 360
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Toscani relocates the Alexander von Humboldt

December 6 - December 6 - Toscani played a key role in the relocation of the 110-year-old sailing ship, Alexander von Humboldt, from Bremen's Europahafen to its final berth on the Schlachte, in Bremen's maritime district.
Views: 187
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Longitude widens monopile installation windows

December 6 - December 6 - Longitude Engineering has been working with Rampion and its contractors to develop a new analysis and modelling process to understand why large monopiles oscillate in relatively small wave heights.
Views: 240
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Siemens unveils Rotra Vente

December 2 - December 2 - Siemens Wind Power has commissioned its first specialised transport vessel, Rotra Vente, which has been designed to deliver nacelles for the manufacturer's offshore wind turbines.
Views: 469
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Turkish delight for Demag duo

December 2 - December 2 - Turkish crane rental services company Coşkun Vinç has ordered two Demag all-terrain cranes - an AC 500-8 and AC 220-5.
Views: 222
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Machine moves with InterMax

December 1 - December 1 - InterMax China has coordinated the delivery and installation of a heavy machine from the Port of Antwerp to Changzhou, China.
Views: 405
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Flare pipe rises at ExxonMobil plant

December 1 - December 1 - German crane company Hüffermann Krandienst has used a Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 mobile crane to install a refurbished gas flare pipe at the ExxonMobil natural gas treatment plant in Grossenkneten.
Views: 174

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