Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

ALP wins FLNG towage contract

The Netherlands-headquartered ALP Maritime Services has secured towing and positioning contracts for the Coral South floating LNG (FLNG) platform, which will enter service offshore Mozambique.

 

ALP will use three of its 24,000 bhp Future-class vessels to tow the platform from South Korea to offshore Mozambique. On arrival, two additional 19,000 bhp vessels will be used to keep the FLNG platform in position while mooring chains are connected.

On completion of the mooring operation, two of the five ALP vessels will stay onsite to support further maritime operations.

The contracts were awarded to ALP by TJJV – a joint venture between TechnipFMC and JGC.

www.alpmaritime.com

Heavy Lift | News

Well positioned to ride out the crisis thumbnail image

Well positioned to ride out the crisis

April 9 - Lucius Bunk, director at shipowner Auerbach Schifffahrt, discussed the current and potential impacts of the Covid-19 crisis on multipurpose shipping, along with the group's plans for the years ahead.
Views: 212
Container shipping’s complex Covid-19 reaction thumbnail image

Container shipping’s complex Covid-19 reaction

April 9 - A wave of consolidation in container shipping has made the sector more robust over the past five-seven years. Nonetheless, the outbreak of Covid-19 will be a considerable stress on all container shipping finances, according to analyst Ti.
Views: 236

Heavy Lift Across The World

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