Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Krey acquires two MPVs

Shipowner Krey Schiffahrts has expanded its fleet to ten vessels with the acquisition of two multipurpose ships.

BBC Thames
The deal for BBC Thames and BBC Rio Grande was completed last week – the ships will remain with BBC Chartering.

The 17,300 dwt, ice-classed ships were built in 2008 at the Hudong Shipyard in China. Each vessel is equipped with three 60-tonne capacity cranes and will be used for handling breakbulk and wind energy cargoes, said Krey Schiffahrts.

Daniel Grensemann, managing director of Krey Schiffahrts, said the ships presented a “good opportunity” for the Leer-based shipowner. “We trust that the multipurpose market will remain stable over the next months and will continuing to improve over the coming years – especially due to the lack of newbuilds entering the market.”

www.krey-schiffahrt.de

Heavy Lift | News

UAL vessels gather in Antwerp thumbnail image

UAL vessels gather in Antwerp

August 23 - Three Universal Africa Lines (UAL) ships have been spotted at the port of Antwerp. All three are being loaded with cargoes destined for West Africa.
Views: 456
Roll Group opens in Asia thumbnail image

Roll Group opens in Asia

August 23 - Roll Group has strengthened its presence in the Asia Pacific (APAC) market by opening offices in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Thailand and South Korea.
Views: 490
Höegh rolls to Mombasa thumbnail image

Höegh rolls to Mombasa

August 23 - Höegh Autoliners has shipped 100 breakbulk units destined for a cement plant in Kenya on using two of its ro-ro services.
Views: 408
ALE-Giant executes Formosa works thumbnail image

ALE-Giant executes Formosa works

August 23 - ALE has established a joint venture with Giant Taiwan to handle the movement, transport and storage of wind turbine foundations for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 wind farm.
Views: 341

Heavy Lift Across The World

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