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Equipment News from April 2014

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SAL's Maria loads cold box

April 28 - April 28 - SAL Heavy Lift's Maria has called at the port of Tanjung Langsat in Malaysia to load a 120-tonne cold box for Air Products.
Views: 780
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Mammoet gets legs lifting

April 25 - April 25 - Mammoet has employed its LR13000 crawler crane to help install four platform legs on Van Oord's newest wind turbine installation vessel, Aeolus.
Views: 617
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Innovative build for Felbermayr

April 25 - April 25 - Having invested in its own 1,000-tonne capacity Liebherr LR 11000 crawler crane, Felbermayr is planning to build a 4,000 sq m heavy lift warehouse and assembly area on the river Rhine.
Views: 722
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Two tank transport for WWL ALS

April 25 - April 25 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics Abnormal Load Services (WWL ALS) has arranged the transportation of two 15-tonne tanks from the West Midlands to Hull in the UK.
Views: 581
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Huisman introduces new AHC crane

April 24 - April 24 - Netherlands headquartered specialist in lifting, drilling and subsea solutions, Huisman, has revealed a new patented type of active heave compensated (AHC) crane: the Rope Luffing Knuckle Boom Crane.
Views: 594
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World record load for ALE

April 24 - April 24 - ALE Heavy Lift has completed the transport and load out of a 13,191-tonne production, utilities and quarters (PUQ) deck in Jebel Ali, utilising 512 axles of SPMTs.
Views: 875
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Bomag move for WWL ALS

April 24 - April 24 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics Abnormal Load Services (WWL ALS) has arranged for the delivery of two 38.4-tonne Bomag 772 land fill compactors from Hull to Boppard in Germany.
Views: 843
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ADM gets skid moving

April 22 - April 22 - ADM Team Heavy Weight has handled the transport of a 9 m high skid for an oil platform from Mol in Belgium to Scotland.
Views: 775
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Pan Ocean cancels semi-sub

April 22 - April 22 - Troubled Korean shipping line Pan Ocean has cancelled an order for a semi-submersible heavy lift newbuilding that was placed with STX Dalian in 2012 and was due for delivery this year.
Views: 862
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Fast & Direct oils up

April 22 - April 22 - Fast & Direct Heavy Lift Solutions LLC has handled the transport of 320 tonnes of oilfield equipment from the UAE to Tunisia.
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Terex gives Chile's wind energy industry a boost

April 17 - April 17 - Gruas Burger has helped erect the new generation wind farm, Valle De Los Vientos, in the Chilean region of Antofagasta for Enel GreenPower, using its Terex CC 2800-1 NT crawler crane.
Views: 642
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April 16 - April 16 - Bollor
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Transfer press in Smart move

April 16 - April 16 - CJ Smart Cargo International Services Ltd has transported an entire transfer press, with a total weight of 2,500 tonnes, from Europe to Chongqing via Shanghai.
Views: 946
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Lone carries harbour cranes

April 16 - April 16 - SAL Heavy Lift's Lone has loaded two Tukan 1500 cranes, manufactured by Kirow Ardelt GmbH, in Germany for shipment to Tunisia.
Views: 960
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Panhandle Steel adds new Tadano

April 16 - April 16 - Panhandle Steel Erectors Inc has expanded its fleet by taking ownership of a 160-tonne capacity Tadano ATF 130G-5.
Views: 343
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Liebherr gives Moh Seng a lift

April 15 - April 15 - Singaporean crane hire company, Moh Seng Cranes, has taken delivery of the first Liebherr LTM 1750-9.1 mobile crane in Southeast Asia and put it to use in the installation of generator sets.
Views: 544
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ADPC handles record cargo

April 14 - April 14 - Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC) has received five units of infrastructure equipment - the largest and longest heavy lift cargoes it claims to ever have handled in the Abu Dhabi Free Port.
Views: 841
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ENTREC lowers 2014 revenue expectations

April 14 - April 14 - ENTREC Corporation has reduced its expectations regarding revenues for 2014, blaming lower levels of equipment utilisation, which it expects to continue into the second quarter of 2014. These reduced expectations primarily relate to the timing
Views: 772
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Liebherr goes to Townsville

April 11 - April 11 - Northern Stevedoring Services (NSS) has placed an order for a Liebherr LHM 420 mobile harbour crane, which will operate in Berth 3 and 4 in Queensland's Port of Townsville.
Views: 550
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Czech it out, says Terex

April 11 - April 11 - Ostrava-based Malina Crane Hire has taken delivery of the first Terex Explorer 5800 all terrain crane in the Czech Republic.
Views: 624
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Seaway completes Meerwind project

April 11 - April 11 - Seaway Heavy Lifting has completed the installation of a 3,300-tonne transformer topside for the WindMW Meerwind project with its crane vessel Oleg Strashnov.
Views: 586
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Success for Liebherr model

April 10 - April 10 - Liebherr unveiled its new 60-tonne LTM 1060-3.1 mobile crane at Bauma 2013, and since then dozens of the model have been delivered to customers throughout Europe and also on other continents.
Views: 813
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Conxion lifts heavy quartet

April 10 - April 10 - Conxion Logistics has completed four heavy lifts at the Mesaieed port for Qatar Fuel Additives Company (QAFAC) for the QAFAC Turnaround project 2014.
Views: 1072
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Crane Rental hauls transformer

April 10 - April 10 - Crane Rental Corporation has transported a 163-tonne transformer over a distance of 80 km through Florida on a 24-axle dual-lane Trail King Trailer.
Views: 1050
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ALE buys ECR Group

April 9 - April 9 - UK headquartered ALE Heavy Lift has acquired the majority of shares in ECR Group. The acquisition follows a successful joint venture between the two companies.
Views: 954
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Abrahams to head up new Terex facility

April 8 - April 8 - Terex Cranes has opened a new product support location in Singapore which will be managed by newly appointed sales and customer support leader for Southeast Asia, Bradley Abrahams.
Views: 1075
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Allseas is UN-approved supplier

April 7 - April 7 - Following its authorisation as a supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence, Allseas Global Logistics has now secured the United Nations' Approved Supplier Status for its commitment to the humanitarian aid and relief sector.
Views: 518
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Liebherr on night shift in Darmstadt

April 7 - April 7 - Liebherr's LTM 1750-9.1 and LTM 1500-8.1 mobile cranes, operated by MSG-Krandienst GmbH, have been at work for two nights installing steel girders for the new bridge structure at the Darmstadt autobahn intersection.
Views: 534
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Volga-Dnepr delivers satellites

April 7 - April 7 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered the Luch-5V and KazSat-3 telecommunications satellites from Krasnoyarsk in Russia to Kazakhstan's Baikonur Cosmodrome on board its AN-124-100 freighter aricraft.
Views: 910
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BEL powers ahead in Bangladesh

April 4 - April 4 - Bangladesh's Bengal Electric Ltd (BEL) has transported eight heavy modules for a 225 MW combined cycle power plant from the port of Mongla to the plant site in Sirajgani.
Views: 795
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StederDelta moves cranes

April 4 - April 4 - StederDelta Group SRL has transported six Liebherr cranes and their accessories, with a total volume of 3,000 cu m, from Bucharest to Abu Dhabi.
Views: 950
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April 4 - April 4 - Alian
Views: 1023
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GTE gets crane moving

April 4 - April 4 - GTE Logistics has transported a 250-tonne capacity Liebherr LTM 12500.1 crane from the Moscow region of Russia to Severobaikalsk.
Views: 755
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Crane Rental in tower transport

April 4 - April 4 - Crane Rental Corporation has helped transport a huge tower used to refine ethane from a natural gas stream to a natural gas plant in the northeast USA.
Views: 990
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Global Star shines in record move

April 4 - April 4 - Global Star Logistics has handled the discharge and transport of three large pieces of equipment for a nuclear power station at the Port of Shanghai.
Views: 810
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Liebherr moves over Kiel

April 3 - April 3 - CIS Cargo has shipped a 750-tonne capacity Liebherr LTM 1750-9.1 telescopic mobile crane from the Port of Kiel to Klaipeda in Lithuania on DFDS Seaways ship.
Views: 1074
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AmQuip chooses Terex

April 2 - April 2 - At the CONEXPO in Las Vegas, AmQuip Corporation placed an order for a Terex Superlift 3800 crawler crane and 24 Terex RT 555-1 rough terrain cranes.
Views: 846
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Scheuerle redefines trailer for US market

April 2 - April 2 - Scheuerle has developed its HighwayGiant dual lane trailer for its American customer Sterett Crane & Rigging to fulfil the varying transport requirements across most US states.
Views: 555
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ACI Cargo in oil rig move

April 2 - April 2 - ACI Cargo Logistics SA has transported a dismantled oil rig from Pozo Gigante 5 in Huila to Colombia's Barranquilla port, which will then be shipped to China for the Greatwall Drilling Co.'s (GWDC) oil rig.
Views: 953
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Helicopters fly Fast & Direct

April 1 - April 1 - Fast & Direct Heavy Lift Solution Services LLC has handled the transportation of two Bell B-412 helicopters from Dubai to Frankfurt in Germany.
Views: 704
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SAL concludes year-long project

April 1 - April 1 - SAL Heavy Lift has completed a major project to transport and install a 1,250-tonne coal shiploader, owned and operated by the Adani Mining Company, at Abbot Point in Queensland, Australia.
Views: 753
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ABIS Duisburg mobilised

April 1 - April 1 - Mobilised at the Rotterdam Offshore Group yard in the Waalhaven, the heavy lift vessel ABIS Duisburg has completed a project for a windfarm in the German Baltic Sea.
Views: 871
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Moritsch to leave Terex

April 1 - April 1 - Vice president and managing director of Terex Tower Cranes, Martina Moritsch is to step down from the company on June 1, 2014.
Views: 617
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Catamaran duo set sail

April 1 - April 1 - Alex. Birger Grieg AS has arranged the transportation of two catamarans onboard SAL Heavy Lift's vessel Gloria.
Views: 970
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Jumbo loads dredger

April 1 - April 1 - Jumbo's Fairload has loaded an IHC Beaver Dredger and a workboat in Rotterdam for shipment to Lazaro Cardenas in Mexico.
Views: 601

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