Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Chipolbrok loads in Hamburg

Several oversized cargoes, including generator shafts and a used diesel locomotive, were recently loaded on board Chipolbrok’s heavy lift vessel Pacific in Hamburg, Germany.

The shafts weighed 110 tonnes each, while the locomotive, named Taiga Drum, weighed 115 tonnes and measured 17.55 m in length.

The shipment also included a track building machine, which was stowed under deck, destined for delivery in India. The complete machine was dismantled into various sections before being loaded on the vessel.

In total, this item of railway construction equipment weighed 345 tonnes and had a length of 102 m.


chipolbrok.com.pl

Heavy Lift | News

Multipurpose charter rates dip thumbnail image

Multipurpose charter rates dip

May 21 - Time charter rates in the multipurpose shipping sector have declined over the last month, according to the latest data from shipbroker Toepfer Transport.
Views: 108
Crowley realigns activities thumbnail image

Crowley realigns activities

May 17 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has realigned its shipping and solutions business units in a bid to enhance its focus on non-asset based customer solutions.
Views: 598
DEME awarded Hornsea project thumbnail image

DEME awarded Hornsea project

May 17 - DEME Offshore has been awarded a transport and installation contract for Ørsted’s Hornsea Two offshore wind farm, located approximately 89 km off the Yorkshire coast in the UK.
Views: 586
Damen opens in Helsinki thumbnail image

Damen opens in Helsinki

May 16 - Damen has opened an office in Helsinki as it looks to take advantage of Finland’s engineering expertise.
Views: 671

Heavy Lift Across The World

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