Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

OHT vessel takes shape

Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) has held a keel laying ceremony for its installation crane vessel that is currently under construction at the China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) facility in Jiangsu.

The Alfa Lift vessel includes a 3,000-tonne capacity crane from Liebherr and will be able to perform heavy lift operations while the main deck is submerged. It is due to enter service in 2021 and will be used for the installation of offshore wind turbine foundations.

Now that the fabricated blocks have come together for assembly in the dry dock, OHT said the vessel is starting to take shape. This follows the steel cutting ceremony, which took place in March, as HLPFI reported here.

www.oht.no

Heavy Lift | News

Belgian gateways begin merger talks thumbnail image

Belgian gateways begin merger talks

October 21 - The port authorities of Antwerp and Zeebrugge will start negotiations with regard to a merger between the two gateways.
Views: 273
Asia Break Bulk adds to fleet thumbnail image

Asia Break Bulk adds to fleet

October 21 - Asia Break Bulk (Singapore), an exclusive agent for COLI Schiffahrt and Transport, has added the multipurpose vessel ABB Bentje to its fleet. 
Views: 217
BNSFL moves transformer trio thumbnail image

BNSFL moves transformer trio

October 21 - BNSF Logistics (BNSFL) has transported three 208.8-tonne transformers from the port of Houston to North Liberty, Indiana. 
Views: 201
Wärtsilä partners with Norsepower thumbnail image

Wärtsilä partners with Norsepower

October 21 - Wärtsilä and Norsepower have signed a service cooperation agreement aimed at promoting the use of wind propulsion systems in shipping. 
Views: 154

Heavy Lift Across The World

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