All Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International articles in January 2020 – Page 2

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  • Heavy Lift Awards heads to London for 2020
    News

    Heavy Lift Awards heads to London for 2020

    2020-01-27T15:20:00Z

    HLPFI is pleased to announce that the Heavy Lift Awards 2020 will take place at the Royal Lancaster Hotel in London on October 21 this year.

  • Schuisdziara joins Hansa Meyer as managing director
    News

    Schuisdziara joins Hansa Meyer as managing director

    2020-01-27T13:05:00Z

    Hansa Meyer Global Transport has appointed Jan-Dirk Schuisdziara as managing director.

  • SC&RA outlines 2020 conference agenda
    News

    SC&RA outlines 2020 conference agenda

    2020-01-27T12:55:00Z

    The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) has revealed the speakers for its 2020 Annual Conference, which will be held from April 14-18 at the Amelia Island Plantation in Florida, USA.

  • Demag duo completes tandem lift
    News

    Demag duo completes tandem lift

    2020-01-27T10:25:00Z

    Tiong Woon has lifted a 100 m-long, 510-tonne C3 splitter tower at the Singapore Refinery Company’s propylene manufacturing plant.

  • Vanguard handles Golden Valley turbines
    News

    Vanguard handles Golden Valley turbines

    2020-01-27T10:10:00Z

    South Africa’s Vanguard is currently offloading and transporting 48 wind turbines at Port Elizabeth, which are destined for a project site in Golden Valley.

  • Navigating Sulphur 2020
    News

    Navigating Sulphur 2020

    2020-01-24T10:45:00Z

    The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has praised the implementation of the 0.5 percent sulphur cap on marine fuel, claiming that, so far, the transition has been “relatively smooth”, although charter party disputes are expected to emerge soon.

  • Zagrebtrans adds Scheuerle modules
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    Zagrebtrans adds Scheuerle modules

    2020-01-24T10:40:00Z

    Croatia-headquartered Zagrebtrans has acquired an UltralightCombi trailer combination from Scheuerle, a subsidiary of the TII Group.

  • Unique Group adds to spreader beam inventory
    News

    Unique Group adds to spreader beam inventory

    2020-01-24T10:40:00Z

    Unique Group has signed a partnership agreement with lifting and spreader beam manufacturer Britlift. 

  • TWD designs monopile sling connector
    News

    TWD designs monopile sling connector

    2020-01-24T10:35:00Z

    Temporary Works Design (TWD) has developed a monopile sling connector concept, which it claims provides a quick, safe and remote-controlled solution for rigging activities.

  • Genoa bridge takes shape
    News

    Genoa bridge takes shape

    2020-01-24T10:35:00Z

    Construction of the new Genoa bridge in Italy is making progress, with 14 out of the 18 piers now installed. 

  • Orion fuelled with LNG
    News

    Orion fuelled with LNG

    2020-01-24T10:30:00Z

    Nauticor’s bunker vessel Kairos has supplied DEME’s offshore installation vessel Orion with LNG at the port of Rostock, Germany.

  • UHL boosts fleet with 12 ships
    News

    UHL boosts fleet with 12 ships

    2020-01-23T11:10:00Z

    United Heavy Lift (UHL) has updated its fleet list to include nine Eco Lifter multipurpose vessels that were previously delivered to Zeamarine. 

  • BBC confirms takeover of Zeamarine ships
    News

    BBC confirms takeover of Zeamarine ships

    2020-01-23T11:00:00Z

    BBC Chartering has confirmed that it has signed contracts for six ships that were previously sailing for Zeamarine.

  • BDP names Harper
    News

    BDP names Harper

    2020-01-23T10:40:00Z

    BDP International has appointed Katherine Harper as its chief financial officer (cfo). 

  • LADOL partners with Mammoet
    News

    LADOL partners with Mammoet

    2020-01-23T10:05:00Z

    The Lagos Deep Offshore Logistic Base (LADOL) in Nigeria has signed a collaboration agreement with engineered transport and heavy lift specialist Mammoet.

  • BIMCO warns of escalating tensions in the Middle East
    News

    BIMCO warns of escalating tensions in the Middle East

    2020-01-23T10:00:00Z

    In light of the escalating tensions in the Middle East, BIMCO has warned shipping owners and operators to remain vigilant and carefully monitor the situation. 

  • Kässbohrer appoints Llecha in Spain
    News

    Kässbohrer appoints Llecha in Spain

    2020-01-22T13:20:00Z

    Trailer manufacturer Kässbohrer has appointed Jordi Llecha as its country manager in Spain.

  • Decarbonising shipping comes at a USD1 tn cost
    News

    Decarbonising shipping comes at a USD1 tn cost

    2020-01-22T10:15:00Z

    At least USD1 trillion of capital investment in land-based and ship-related infrastructure is required to reach the 2050 goal of reducing shipping’s greenhouse gas emissions by 50 percent of 2008 levels.

  • Freightplus sells stake in Thailand JV
    News

    Freightplus sells stake in Thailand JV

    2020-01-22T10:10:00Z

    Freightplus (Australia) has sold its 50 percent stake in its logistics business in Thailand to its joint venture partners. 

  • Cranes arrive in Brownsville
    News

    Cranes arrive in Brownsville

    2020-01-22T08:15:00Z

    BBC Chartering’s multipurpose vessel BBC Asia has delivered two mobile harbour cranes to the port of Brownsville in Texas.