Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Equipment News from May 2012

Equipment owners network adds two service categories thumbnail image

Equipment owners network adds two service categories

May 31 - May 31 - Following the Breakbulk Europe event, which was very successful for the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE), Wolfgang Karau, director for the equipment and manufacturers network revealed that two new areas - Rail Operators and Rigging & Skidding - woul
Views: 819
Broekman and Rotterdam invest in project cargoes thumbnail image

Broekman and Rotterdam invest in project cargoes

May 25 - May 25 - At this week's Breakbulk Europe event, the Port of Rotterdam Authority and the Broekman Group announced their intention to renovate and redesign the eastern section of the RDM site in the Waalhaven.
Views: 1407
Boost delivered to Congo's mining power generation thumbnail image

Boost delivered to Congo's mining power generation

May 23 - May 23 - A Volga-Dnepr Airlines' AN-124-100 freighter chartered by Chapman Freeborn has carried a 22-ton (22.35-tonne) multi-stage press coil to the Congo to help progress the modernisation of the country's power generation.
Views: 799
BigLift transports five mobile cranes to Nigeria thumbnail image

BigLift transports five mobile cranes to Nigeria

May 23 - May 23 - BigLift Shipping has used its heavy lift ship, Happy Dragon, to transport five mobile cranes for leading crane manufacturers Liebherr and Gottwald from Germany and Belgium to Nigeria.
Views: 984
Jumbo transports Gorgon caissons thumbnail image

Jumbo transports Gorgon caissons

May 22 - May 22 - Jumbo Jubilee has transported and discharged 14 of the 25 Material Offloading Facility (MOF) caissons for the Chevron-operated Gorgon Project on Barrow Island, Australia.
Views: 893
Noatum Terminal Polivalente Santander handles 100 tonne chimney thumbnail image

Noatum Terminal Polivalente Santander handles 100 tonne chimney

May 21 - May 21 - A steel chimney bound for a thermal power station in Morocco consisting of three pieces of 10 - 15 m in length and nearly 5 m in diameter, has been loaded by stevedore operator Noatum Terminal Polivalente Santander as the company seeks to boost i
Views: 758
Oil rig transportation bonanza for Fairmount Marine thumbnail image

Oil rig transportation bonanza for Fairmount Marine

May 18 - May 18 - Three trans-ocean towage operations by marine contractor Fairmount Marine demonstrate the global reach of the Rotterdam-based heavy lift transportation operator's five modern long distance 250-tonne bollard pull super tugs.
Views: 1036
Port of Tyne sees project cargo growth thumbnail image

Port of Tyne sees project cargo growth

May 15 - May 15 - The UK's Port of Tyne is seeing increasing volumes of project cargo and recently enjoyed a visit by the Seven Oceans cable laying vessel, which berthed at the port's Riverside Quay, to load an offshore skidding system, weighing 120 tonnes and mea
Views: 488
New crane expands lift capacity thumbnail image

New crane expands lift capacity

May 15 - May 15 - The UK's AV Dawson has strengthened its lifting capacity by investing in a new EUR2 million (USD2.57 million) mobile harbour crane.
Views: 903
Singapore and back, thanks to SAL thumbnail image

Singapore and back, thanks to SAL

May 10 - May 10 - Two separate and significant heavy lift cargoes have been transported between Europe and Singapore to support the island state's industrial interest in the global oil and gas industry.
Views: 800
Weldex puts last tower in place for London cable car thumbnail image

Weldex puts last tower in place for London cable car

May 9 - May 9 - A Liebherr LR 11350 crawler crane owned by Scottish crane company Weldex has been used toerect the last and largest of the pylons for the modern cable car over the River Thames in London's Docklands.
Views: 699
Sarilar buys Terex crane thumbnail image

Sarilar buys Terex crane

May 4 - May 4 - Turkish heavy lift and transport company Sarilar has ordered a 1,600 tonne Terex CC 8800-1 crawler crane from Terex Cranes distributor Das Otomotiv.
Views: 1229
Jumbo handles transition pieces thumbnail image

Jumbo handles transition pieces

May 4 - May 4 - Jumbo Shipping says its DP2 heavy lift vessel Jumbo Javelin has installed the first transition pieces (TPs) for the 400 MW Anholt Offshore Wind Farm in Denmark.
Views: 779
TTS handles turbine and generator move thumbnail image

TTS handles turbine and generator move

May 2 - May 2 - As part of a power generation project in Sokoto, Nigeria, Vulcan Elvaton of Nigeria, contracted European Freight Solutions, London to handle the shipment of a power generation set, from Masaood John Brown, in Jebel Ali, Dubai.
Views: 884
Hansa Heavy Lift names chief commercial officer thumbnail image

Hansa Heavy Lift names chief commercial officer

May 2 - May 2 - Hansa Heavy Lift has appointed Joerg Roehl as its chief commercial officer responsible for the areas of global sales, strategic business development and marketing.
Views: 1141
Wagenborg Nedlift wins ESTA award thumbnail image

Wagenborg Nedlift wins ESTA award

May 1 - May 1 - ESTA (the European Association of Heavy Transport and Lifting companies), has named Wagenborg Nedlift as the winner of its 'Lifting jobs up to 120 tons' award.
Views: 706

Heavy Lift Across The World

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