All Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International articles in April 2020 – Page 3

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  • Spliethoff acquires former Zeamarine vessel
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    Spliethoff acquires former Zeamarine vessel

    2020-04-22T12:25:00Z

    Spliethoff has acquired the P14-Type multipurpose vessel Zea Gold.

  • SPMTs: The principles of stability
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    SPMTs: The principles of stability

    2020-04-22T12:10:00Z

    Ton Raemakers and André van der Steen of Eager.one will present a free webinar on April 28 detailing the principles of stability during SPMT transport projects.

  • Sleipnir’s tight manoeuvre
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    Sleipnir’s tight manoeuvre

    2020-04-21T16:50:00Z

    Heerema has manoeuvred the world’s largest semi-submersible crane vessel, Sleipner, through the Karmsund Strait in Norway, in order to lift Equinor’s Snorre A module.

  • BMS calls on Enerpac for historic move
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    BMS calls on Enerpac for historic move

    2020-04-21T12:45:00Z

    Danish heavy lift specialist BMS Krangården has used an Enerpac EVO multipoint synchronised lifting system to move a 120-year-old lighthouse.

  • UHL Flash heads to Argentina
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    UHL Flash heads to Argentina

    2020-04-21T12:35:00Z

    United Heavy Lift (UHL) is delivering 13 wind turbine generators and related blades to Argentina, using its recently added multipurpose vessel UHL Flash.

  • Schön to join Jade Dienst
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    Schön to join Jade Dienst

    2020-04-21T12:15:00Z

    Maritime service provider Jade Dienst has appointed Timo Schön to its management team, effective June 1, 2020.

  • BigLift opens in Singapore
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    BigLift opens in Singapore

    2020-04-21T12:05:00Z

    The Netherlands-headquartered BigLift Shipping has opened a representative office in Singapore – BigLift Shipping South-East Asia.

  • Sohar joins SEA-LNG
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    Sohar joins SEA-LNG

    2020-04-21T11:35:00Z

    Sohar Port and Free Zone has joined SEA-LNG – an industry coalition that promotes the use of LNG as a marine fuel and the investment in bunkering facilities.

  • Wieringermeer wind farm progresses
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    Wieringermeer wind farm progresses

    2020-04-20T16:35:00Z

    Van der Vlist has commenced the second phase of its project scope for the Wieringermeer wind farm project in the Netherlands.

  • Euroports loads BRI containers
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    Euroports loads BRI containers

    2020-04-20T15:00:00Z

    Euroports Germany has used its Liebherr mobile harbour cranes to load containers originating from China at the port of Rostock, as the terminal operator looks to tap into the potential of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

  • Al Bader shipment success
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    Al Bader shipment success

    2020-04-20T14:35:00Z

    Last month, Al Bader Shipping coordinated the loading of four large crawler cranes – three Kobelco CKE 2500s and a Kobelco CKE 1350 – in Kuwait.

  • Construction continues in Genoa
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    Construction continues in Genoa

    2020-04-20T11:50:00Z

    The third span of the new bridge in Genoa, Italy has been installed by Salini Impregilo and Fincantieri, as construction progresses amid the Covid-19 outbreak.

  • Fesco completes Antarctic deliveries
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    Fesco completes Antarctic deliveries

    2020-04-20T11:25:00Z

    Fesco Transportation Group has delivered cargo for three research stations in the Antarctic using its vessel Vasily Golovnin.

  • Energy port moves ahead
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    Energy port moves ahead

    2020-04-20T10:50:00Z

    A dredge sludge depot near IJmuiden in the Netherlands is being developed into an energy port that will support the construction of wind farms in the North Sea.

  • Robert Owen John Wynn passes away
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    Robert Owen John Wynn passes away

    2020-04-17T15:35:00Z

    Robert Owen John Wynn, former director of UK heavy haulage firm Robert Wynn & Sons, passed away on April 10, 2020.

  • Shodesh moves Rooppur cargoes
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    Shodesh moves Rooppur cargoes

    2020-04-17T15:20:00Z

    Shodesh Shipping & Logistic Company has acted as an agent in Mongla, Bangladesh for a shipment of nuclear power plant equipment from St. Petersburg, Russia.

  • Barnhart’s spectacular column move
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    Barnhart’s spectacular column move

    2020-04-17T15:05:00Z

    Barnhart Crane & Rigging has completed the transportation of a 317-ft (96.6 m) column vessel in Texas, which involved crossing the San Bernard River in eye-catching fashion.

  • Doolan’s calls on Scheuerle for heavy haul
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    Doolan’s calls on Scheuerle for heavy haul

    2020-04-17T14:55:00Z

    Australia-based Doolan’s Heavy Haulage has transported two 160-tonne crusher components over a distance of 1,400 km.

  • Bjerke nominated at Wallenius Wilhelmsen
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    Bjerke nominated at Wallenius Wilhelmsen

    2020-04-17T10:55:00Z

    Wallenius Wilhelmsen has nominated Rune Bjerke as vice chairman of the board, and plan for him to step up as chairman in 2021.

  • Zeamarine executives join THB
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    Zeamarine executives join THB

    2020-04-17T10:40:00Z

    Nicki Schumacher, former chief operating officer at Zeamarine, and Matthias Kremser, the carrier’s regional director for Europe, have joined German shipping company THB Transport- und Handelsberatungsgesellschaft.