Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Composite Technology's Dewind completes turbines for Chile

December 31 - The last five D8-2000 wind turbines for a wind power generation project in Chile have been moved to the Port of Houston by Composite Technology Corporation's subsidiary DeWind Inc.

They have joined five turbines transported previously to the port for the same project and will be shipped to Chile immediately.

The turbines were assembled in Round Rock, Texas by TECO Westinghouse, where DeWind's D8-2000 and D8.2 turbine assembly capabilities have been established under the terms of a commercial Manufacturing Agreement.

Robert Rugh, President of DeWind, stated, "This shipment successfully completes the assembly phase of this turbine supply contract. The nacelles and hubs will meet up with the blades already shipped from Germany and customer supplied towers in Chile. We now look forwardto the successful erection and commissioning per the customer schedule."

Heavy Lift | News

Egbert joins at Weserport thumbnail image

Egbert joins at Weserport

April 19 - Rudolf Egbert has been appointed to the management of Bremen-based terminal operator Weserport.
Views: 131
Tyne moves Bedford lifeboat thumbnail image

Tyne moves Bedford lifeboat

April 18 - After almost two years in covered storage, the historic Bedford lifeboat has been relocated from the port of Tyne to the North East Maritime Trust’s yard in the UK, ahead of a restoration project.
Views: 235
Panalpina improves profitability thumbnail image

Panalpina improves profitability

April 18 - In the first three months of 2019, Panalpina boosted its profitability by 15 percent compared to the same period of last year.
Views: 348

Heavy Lift Across The World

Discover heavy lift and project logistics industry news from around the world by region.