Port of Blyth Bates Terminal Redevelopment, oct 2020

Renewables sector booms in Blyth


The port of Blyth and its partner Advance Northumberland are to showcase a number of development projects at the Global Offshore Wind virtual conference, taking place on October 28.

Breakbulk Rotterdam, oct 2020

Breakbulk resilient at Rotterdam


The port of Rotterdam handled a total of 103.4 million tonnes of freight in the third quarter of 2020, while total throughput for the first nine months of the year was 8.8 percent lower than 2019 levels. HLPFI speaks with Twan Romeijn, business manager breakbulk at the port authority, about the port’s outlook for the heavy lift market.

Burbo bankwind farm park, bojo wind

Clarksons boosts UK renewables presence


Clarksons is boosting its service offering to the UK renewable energy market with the establishment of a team based in Aberdeen, Scotland.

Chris Smith SC&RA appt, oct 2020

SC&RA appoints Smith


The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) has appointed Chris Smith as its vice president of transportation, effective November 5.

huisman, oct 2020

Skyhook crane to serve Norwegian offshore industry


Wergeland Group and PSW Group have signed a letter of intent for the delivery of a Huisman Skyhook quayside crane at the Gulen Industrial Harbour, Norway.

ALS transports germany to kazakhstan, oct 2020

ALS delivers wooden cases


Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has transported three oversized wooden cases from Germany to Belgium.

Heavy Lift Awards 2020

Heavy Lift Awards: 2020 finalists and winners


HLPFI reviews the 2020 shortlisted and winning entries for the virtual Heavy Lift Awards.

hoegh transports rotor blades, oct 2020

Höegh ships blades to Australia


Höegh Autoliners has shipped three 45 m-long rotor blades from Santander, Spain, to Melbourne, Australia, on behalf of DSV Projects Portugal.