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WWPC members team up for crane shipment thumbnail image

WWPC members team up for crane shipment

December 28 - Platetrade and Jiangsu Sunshine International Logistics have teamed up to transport a dismantled crawler crane and two extendable trailers from China to Argentina.
Views: 2988
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First for Saudia Cargo

December 28 - Saudia Cargo has helped bring the Saudia Airlines-sponsored FIA’s Formula-E championship to Riyadh.
Views: 2511
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Chipolbrok powers down to Chennai

December 21 - Chipolbrok’s multipurpose heavy lift vessel Qian Kun has delivered a range of heavy and oversize pieces from Antwerp and Hamburg to Chennai, India.
Views: 3523
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Topside takes shape in Texas

December 20 - ALE has used its AL.SK350 super-heavy lift crane, featuring a lifting moment of 354,000 tonne/metres, to place the first of three modules on top of an offshore topside in Texas, USA.
Views: 3004
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Special ships fly with Liebherr

December 19 - H.N. Krane has deployed a Liebherr LTM 110-5.2 crane to lift some special ships, which are used as part of a theatre production at the Störtebeker Festival on the island of Rugen, Germany.
Views: 2884
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Myshak skids with Hydra-Slide

December 18 - Canada-based Myshak Crane & Rigging has utilised its Hydra-Slide hydraulic skidding equipment to replace a 514-tonne converter at a fertiliser production plant in Alberta.
Views: 3395
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Dhofar construction under way

December 18 - UK-headquartered ALE has started delivering and installing components for the Dhofar wind farm, located in Oman.
Views: 2874
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VIDEO: Dako's Colombian challenge

December 17 - Dako Worldwide Transport coordinated the movement of six heavy components, weighing around 100 tonnes each, as well as a further 10,000 freight tonnes from Europe to a 55 MW power plant in the Colombian mountains.
Views: 3044
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Chipolbrok Atlantic’s adventure continues

December 13 - Chipolbrok Atlantic has completed its voyage from St Petersburg to India, loaded with 658 individual pieces with a combined weight of 4,110 tonnes.
Views: 3408
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Blue Water active on MV31 project

December 13 - Having signed a master freight forwarding services agreement with MODEC Offshore Production Systems (MOPS) earlier this year, Blue Water Shipping has been providing logistics services on the FPSO Guanabara MV31 project.
Views: 3066
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Mammoet revitalises Pier 70

December 12 - Mammoet has transported a 175-tonne steel building frame as part of the Pier 70 revitalisation project in San Francisco, USA.
Views: 2949
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Dako delivers to the Caribbean

December 11 - Germany-headquartered Dako Worldwide Transport delivered a power plant from Europe to the Virgin Islands in the Caribbean, which will replace a system that was damaged by extreme weather.
Views: 3167
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Towering lift for Sarens in China

December 10 - China Nuclear Engineering Group Corporation (CNEC) commissioned Sarens to perform a heavy lift operation at the SECCO chemical plant, China, one of the largest chemical plants in Shanghai that is currently undergoing modernisation.
Views: 3200
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BWS busy on Nord Stream 2 

December 10 - Blue Water Shipping (BWS) has been busy coordinating the transhipment of pipes destined for the Nord Stream 2 project, which will transport natural gas from Russia to Europe. 
Views: 2928
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Scotload delivers stock shackle for CNOOC

December 5 - Scotload has supplied a 1,000-tonne capacity load monitoring shackle for load testing operations at a China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) project site.
Views: 3512
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Sarens installs Manchester Airport footbridge

December 5 - Sarens has completed the installation of a footbridge at the UK’s Manchester Airport as part of the gateway’s GBP1 billion (USD1.28 billion) modernisation programme.
Views: 3306
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ALE develops offshore wind solution

December 5 - ALE’s research and development team in Breda, the Netherlands has developed a specialised modular transport frame for the handling of transition pieces at ports.
Views: 3387
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Airline coordinates pump delivery

December 4 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Kintetsu World Express France (KWE) have coordinated the delivery of an 11,000 hp Alstom pump from Paris-Vatry airport, France, to Damman, Saudi Arabia aboard an AN-124-100 freighter.
Views: 3220
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Antonov tailors swift delivery

December 4 - Antonov Airlines has transported stage and concert equipment for US pop star Taylor Swift, from Brisbane, Australia to Auckland, New Zealand, and then on to Narita airport in Tokyo, Japan.
Views: 3173
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Turk Heavy Transport handles Alba cargo

December 4 - Turk Heavy Transport has delivered a 65-tonne silo on behalf of Ramsis Engineering, Fives Solios and Bechtel for the Aluminium Bahrain (Alba) pot line 6 expansion project.
Views: 3091
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Collett executes National Grid move

December 3 - Collett & Sons has completed the delivery of a 169-tonne transformer from Portsmouth to the Lovedean National Grid substation in the UK.
Views: 4981
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Barnhart concludes six-year hydro project

November 30 - Barnhart Crane and Rigging recently transported its sixth water runner destined for a hydroelectric power plant in Michigan, completing a project that started in 2013.
Views: 3524
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Versatile beams lift Mortenson project

November 30 - Equipment supplied by Modulift was used to complete the construction of the citizenM Hotel in South Lake Union, Seattle, USA.
Views: 3309
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Mammoet bridges the River Spree

November 28 - Mammoet has utilised two Liebherr mobile cranes to position bridge lattice supports at a project site in Berlin, Germany.
Views: 3058
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Platen delivery by C.H. Robinson

November 27 - C.H Robinson has coordinated the delivery of two 121-tonne machine components from a supplier in Dalian, China, to a site in Holiday City, Ohio, USA.
Views: 3018
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Expedited freighter delivery to China

November 27 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has successfully completed the delivery of 21 tonnes of equipment to China on two charter flights originating from Orebro, Sweden.
Views: 3133
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Remote delivery for TGP's Attenborough project

November 27 - Trans Global Projects Group (TGP) is handling the delivery of equipment and construction materials to the British Antarctic Survey’s (BAS) Rothera Research Station located at Rothera Point, Adelaide Island in the Antarctic.
Views: 3286
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Dutch contractor lands LTA deal

November 27 - Oil and gas major Saudi Aramco has selected Dutch marine contractor Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis) to work on its long-term agreement for offshore facilities (LTA) programme.
Views: 2992
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Bremer Lloyd wins Borkum contract

November 26 - Bremer Lloyd has secured the contract to transport 96 rotor blades for the 200 MW Trianel Windpark Borkum II offshore wind farm, located in the North Sea. 
Views: 3248
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Universal Transport to integrate Czech subsidiary

November 26 - Germany’s Universal Transport will rebrand its subsidiary in the Czech Republic, Nosreti Specialtransport, in 2019 to integrate the company into the Universal Transport Group.
Views: 2538
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WW Ocean on track with Quito shipment

November 23 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean (WW Ocean) has transported six 30.81-tonne railcars from Spain to Ecuador for the Metro de Quito (MDQ) project.
Views: 2914
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JSL in transformer move

November 23 - JSL Global has handled the delivery of four transformers, each weighing 42 tons (38.1 tonnes), from Hamad port to one of Qatar Electricity & Water Company's project sites.
Views: 2772
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Enerpac gantry in clinical lift

November 22 - Industrial installation company Lifthing has used an Enerpac SBL500 gantry to install three proton therapy units at the University Hospitals Leuven (UZ Leuven) in Belgium.
Views: 3168
KMA delivers Colonia shipment thumbnail image

KMA delivers Colonia shipment

November 22 - KMA Uruguay has handled a project cargo shipment on behalf of the Administracion Nacional de Puertos for the Colonia ferry terminal.
Views: 3130
Conbit knuckles down with boom crane thumbnail image

Conbit knuckles down with boom crane

November 20 - Conbit, a subsidiary of transport engineering company ALE, has acquired a telescopic knuckle boom crane designed for offshore lifting – the CK050F.
Views: 3316
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Volga-Dnepr delivers for GECAS

November 19 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered two GE-90 engines and accompanying aerospace equipment for GE Capital Aviation Services (GECAS).
Views: 3106
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Chipolbrok loads in Hamburg

November 19 - Chipolbrok has loaded its heavy lift vessel Leopold Staff with a variety of over-dimensional cargoes, including power plant equipment destined for Jordan, at the C. Steinweg Terminal in Hamburg.
Views: 3312
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ALE expands jacking capacity in Europe

November 19 - ALE is expanding its fleet of jacking solutions with the delivery of a multi-point Mega Jack 300 system to its UK branch, bringing the total number of towers in the company’s global fleet to over 20.
Views: 3583
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Straddle carriers make for Le Havre

November 16 - Denmark-headquartered forwarder Martin Bencher has coordinated the delivery of 12 fully-assembled straddle carriers from Poland to the GMP container terminal in Le Havre, France.
Views: 2875
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Abkatun sets sail

November 16 - The 15,000 tonne PB-Abkatun-A2 oil and gas production platform has set sail from Altamira, Mexico.
Views: 2789
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Omega Morgan powers through Washington

November 14 - Heavy rigging and transportation specialist Omega Morgan has handled the delivery of a 209-tonne transformer for the Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) Rock Creek substation. 
Views: 3472
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Dan-Czech completes multimodal move

November 14 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has delivered three 73-tonne oxygen vessels from Kreuztal in Germany to Ostrava in the Czech Republic.
Views: 3504
SAL completes Horns Rev 3 shipments thumbnail image

SAL completes Horns Rev 3 shipments

November 13 - SAL Heavy Lift has handled the transport of 49 transition pieces for the Horns Rev 3 offshore wind farm on behalf of GeoSea.
Views: 2948
Out of this world shipment for Volga-Dnepr  thumbnail image

Out of this world shipment for Volga-Dnepr 

November 13 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines and Bolloré Logistics have delivered one of the first European Service Modules (ESM) for the Orion space programme, which aims to transport astronauts beyond low Earth orbit. 
Views: 3006
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Fagioli moves in Marghera

November 13 - Fagioli has moved two hydrocracking reactors, with a combined total weight of more than 3,000 tonnes, at the port of Marghera, Italy.
Views: 3652
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Mammoet starts ring road work

November 12 - Heavy lift and engineered transport provider Mammoet has started work on the Southwest Calgary Ring Road (SWCRR) project in Canada.
Views: 2804
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Oxbo on the double

November 12 - Oxbo Mega Transport Solutions has coordinated the delivery and installation of ten engines and ten generators for a power plant project in southwest USA.
Views: 3027
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Fesco wins Rooppur nuclear contract

November 12 - Atomstroyexport has contracted Fesco Transportation Group to deliver equipment for the construction of the Rooppur nuclear power plant in Bangladesh.
Views: 4079
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LD Seaplane handles engine move

November 9 - Louis Dreyfus Armateurs subsidiary, LD Seaplane, has loaded the second batch of 28 engines for the Dassault Mirage F1 fighter aircraft in Montoir, France.
Views: 3304
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Equipment flows through Jaxport

November 7 - State-of-the-art cancer treatment equipment, with a combined weight of nearly 200 tons (181.4 tonnes), has moved through the port of Jacksonville’s (Jaxport) Talleyrand Marine Terminal.
Views: 2879
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GRT topples STS crane

November 5 - USA-based engineered heavy lifting and transport company, Global Rigging & Transportation (GRT), has completed the demolition of a heavily corroded ship-to-shore (STS) crane at the port of San Juan in Puerto Rico.
Views: 2995
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Volga-Dnepr's speedy solution

November 2 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has handled the urgent transportation of an 8-tonne engine, measuring 3 m wide, using one of its Ilyushin Il-76TD-90VD freighters.
Views: 3111
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P&L skids to Kriel

November 1 - South Africa’s P&L Machine Moving and Rigging has used an Enerpac SBL500 gantry system to position a refurbished 60-ton (54.3-tonne) skid-mounted electrical substation in preparation for onward transportation to Kriel.
Views: 3193
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Coordinadora sails to Saudi Arabia

October 31 - Coordinadora has transported five slug catchers, weighing 2,008 tonnes each, from Gijón, Spain to the Fadhili gas plant in Jubail, Saudi Arabia.
Views: 3709
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Turbine tower prototype rises with ALE

October 31 - ALE has assisted with the transport and erection of Nabrawind Technologies’ self-erecting wind turbine tower prototype, Nabralift, in Navarra, Spain.
Views: 2812
ALS delivers a dozen  thumbnail image

ALS delivers a dozen 

October 30 - Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has handled the transport of 12 offshore structures from Poland to the Netherlands. 
Views: 2901
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A Winter's tale for RHB terminal

October 30 - United Heavy Lift’s Tasmanic Winter has arrived at RHB Stevedoring’s independent terminal at the port of Rotterdam to discharge 24 Damen tugboats and pontoons. 
Views: 3180
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Damen goes over the top

October 29 - Damen is transporting 24 built-for-stock vessels from China to the port of Rotterdam on board United Heavy Lift’s vessel Tasmanic Winter.
Views: 2727
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Dan-Czech steps up to the challenge

October 29 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has handled the delivery of a 150-tonne tail gas superheater and a 40-tonne ammonia evaporator.
Views: 2653
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Townsville see first of six pipe shipments

October 25 - A shipment of 564 pipes has been delivered to the port of Townsville as part of the northern Australian city’s Haughton Pipeline Duplication Project (HPDP).
Views: 3174
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Chipolbrok delivers a dozen

October 24 - Chipolbrok has transported a dozen brand new motor yachts from Florida, USA and Golfito, Costa Rica to the Mexican ports of La Paz and Ensenada, as well as Yokohama in Japan on its heavy lift vessel, Władysław Orkan.
Views: 3341
Huisman to deliver 1,000-tonne capacity crane thumbnail image

Huisman to deliver 1,000-tonne capacity crane

October 24 - Huisman has secured a contract with Japan Marine United (JMU) for the delivery of a 1,000-tonne capacity pedestal-mounted crane for an offshore wind turbine installation vessel.
Views: 3223
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ALE deploys Mega Jack 300 in Kuwait

October 24 - ALE has utilised its Mega Jack 300 to lift pipe rack modules of varying weights and sizes for the Al Zour Refinery Project EPC 2 and 3 in Kuwait. 
Views: 3283
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Fesco supports Novatek project

October 23 - Fesco has handled the delivery of 1,742 tons (1,580.3 tonnes) of heavy-duty machinery to the construction site of Novatek’s Kola Shipyard in Belokamenka, in the Russian city of Murmansk.
Views: 4244
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Houston, we have a problem: Wood wasps

October 22 - C Logistics Solutions (CLS) has supported the delivery of equipment to a chemical plant in Houston after the US authorities found the packing to be contaminated with wood wasps and ordered the cargoes to be reloaded and the vessel ejected from the port.
Views: 3266
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NHH handles dump truck delivery

October 22 - Australia’s National Heavy Haulage (NHH), part of the National Group, has delivered five Ultra-Class Liebherr T 282 C dump trucks to BHP Billiton’s Peak Downs mining site in Queensland.
Views: 3394
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PLA members team up

October 19 - Alexander Global Logistics, in cooperation with C.H. Robinson and ILG Logistics, has transported 24 mining dump trucks, each weighing 300 tons (272 tonnes), from various locations in Europe and the Americas.
Views: 2997
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Jumbo sails from Taiwan to Texas

October 19 - Jumbo has transported 16 petrochemical columns, as well as accompanying general cargo, from Mailiao in Taiwan to Texas, USA on behalf of Pacific Ocean Group.
Views: 2943
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EFG lifts in Sweden

October 18 - EFG Scandinavia, part of the EMS-Fehn-Group, is utilising a Terex CC3800 crawler crane with a boom booster kit to construct 60 wind turbines in northern Sweden.
Views: 3413
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BNSF handles boiler move

October 18 - BNSF Logistics has handled the transport of a boiler, weighing 255,000 lbs (115.7 tonnes), from Houston, Texas to Hawesville, Kentucky.
Views: 3254
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Collett's super transformer delivery

October 18 - Earlier this year, Collett & Sons transported a 170-tonne super-grid transformer from Ellesmere Port to the Cellarhead substation in Stoke-on-Trent, UK.
Views: 3508
C.H. Robinson handles the pressure  thumbnail image

C.H. Robinson handles the pressure 

October 18 - C.H. Robinson has handled the movement of a pressure vessel from Texas to Houston City Docks for onward transportation to the UK. 
Views: 3159
Volga-Dnepr delivers for DHL thumbnail image

Volga-Dnepr delivers for DHL

October 17 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a 38-ton (34.5-tonne) crankshaft from Mexico to India on its Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD aircraft.
Views: 3447
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Megalift powers through Malaysia

October 15 - Malaysian specialised transport provider, Megalift, has transported a variety of oversized components for a 1,440 MW combined-cycle gas turbine power plant project.
Views: 2938
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BWS calls on Höegh for mining project

October 15 - Blue Water Gothenburg, on behalf of Sweden’s Sandvik SRP, arranged the delivery of five stone-crushers from the manufacturer’s plant in Svedala to Adelaide, Australia using Höegh Autoliner’s service from Gothenburg.
Views: 2920
AAL gets to grips with pipeline project thumbnail image

AAL gets to grips with pipeline project

October 12 - AAL, in cooperation with Australian logistics provider Qube, discharged of 24,996 steel coated pipes in Darwin using a vacuum lifting system.
Views: 3097
ALS joint effort sends cable reels to China thumbnail image

ALS joint effort sends cable reels to China

October 10 - Abnormal Load Services (ALS) is coordinating the delivery two large cable reels to China, with combined efforts from the company’s UK, Netherlands and Italy branches.
Views: 3052
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Sweet success for Höegh in India

October 9 - Höegh Autoliners has transported a 54-tonne turbine destined for a sugar plant project from India to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 2915
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Al Faris doubles up

October 8 - Al Faris has transported and lifted the 426-tonne precast girders for Dubai’s Route 2020 metro extension project.
Views: 2758
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Bolloré powers through Indonesia

October 8 - Bolloré Logistics Indonesia has handled the delivery of ten MAN engines for Wijaya Karya’s MPP IV gas engines power plant project.
Views: 2692
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FLS delivers in Bangkok

October 8 - FLS Projects Thailand has handled the delivery of equipment for a pulp and paper production plant from Pori in Finland to Bangkok.
Views: 2696
Volga-Dnepr shows its bottle in Uganda thumbnail image

Volga-Dnepr shows its bottle in Uganda

October 4 - On behalf of LS International Cargo, Volga-Dnepr has transported bottle-filling equipment from Germany to Entebbe, Uganda on one of its AN-124-100 aircraft.
Views: 2837
ALE bridges the gap thumbnail image

ALE bridges the gap

October 4 - ALE is installing 538 concrete girders, weighing 230 tonnes each, over the San Martin railway in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Views: 2783
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Multiple cargoes depart for Asia

October 3 - Chipolbrok’s multipurpose vessel Qian Kun has started its eastbound voyage to Asia with the loading of offshore equipment at the Wallmann terminal in Hamburg.
Views: 2483
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Chipolbrok's epic voyage continues

October 2 - Chipolbrok has called at the Russian port of St. Petersburg to load project cargo, destined for an infrastructure project in Asia, on its 2016-built vessel, Chipolbrok Atlantic.
Views: 2561
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ALE passes halfway mark for Hornsea project

October 1 - ALE, in collaboration with its subsidiary Conbit, has loaded out and discharged 54 of the contracted 106 transition pieces for Ørsted’s Hornsea Project One, located in the North Sea.
Views: 2283
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OHT handles flotel delivery

October 1 - Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) has transported a semi-submersible accommodation unit, weighing 9,800 tonnes, from Singapore to Gabon. 
Views: 2396
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Heavy cargoes arrive in Cuxhaven

September 28 - DFDS has delivered heavy and oversize items destined for Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy’s (SGRE) wind turbine manufacturing facility in Cuxhaven, Germany.
Views: 2278
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Sarens lifts with Demag in India

September 28 - Sarens has deployed its 1,600-tonne capacity Demag CC 8800-1 crawler crane to lift a 425-tonne urea reactor for the Ramagundam fertiliser plant project in India.
Views: 2560
Serra handles recycling equipment thumbnail image

Serra handles recycling equipment

September 27 - Serra International has handled the delivery of a 50,000-lb (22.7-tonne) unit destined for a recycling plant in New Jersey, USA.
Views: 2193
Bigge picks Enerpac strand jacks for bridge lift thumbnail image

Bigge picks Enerpac strand jacks for bridge lift

September 27 - Crane and heavy lift rigging specialist Bigge Crane and Rigging has used Enerpac HSL 5000 strand jacks to lift two 613-tonne pier tables to a height of 62.5 m for the Gerald Desmond Bridge replacement project on Long Beach, California.
Views: 2852
Airland handles chimney shipment thumbnail image

Airland handles chimney shipment

September 26 - Airland Logistics has handled the delivery of two chimneys, destined for an oil refinery in Iraq, from Esbjerg in Denmark to Hamburg in Germany. 
Views: 2365
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A first for Hansa and Liebherr

September 26 - On behalf of broker HBB Hanseatic Break Bulk, Hansa Heavy Lift transported two ship-to-shore gantry cranes for Liebherr Container Cranes from the Doyle Shipping Group (DSG) terminal at the port of Cork, Ireland to Hull in the UK.
Views: 2025
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Beyel Brothers handles transformer move

September 26 - Florida-based Beyel Brothers Crane and Rigging has handled the delivery of a 340,000-lb (154.2-tonne) transformer from Rockledge to the Gaco Substation in DeLand.
Views: 3444
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Combi Lift handles Gazprom cargoes

September 25 - Germany’s Combi Lift has completed the first phase of a transport contract for the Gazprom Amur Gas Processing Plant project in Russia, delivering the first tranche of oversized cargo to Svobodny one month ahead of schedule.
Views: 2164
C.H. Robinson is the safe bet in Vegas thumbnail image

C.H. Robinson is the safe bet in Vegas

September 25 - C.H. Robinson Project Logistics has handled the delivery of a transformer from the port of Long Beach in California to a substation site near Las Vegas in Nevada.
Views: 1938
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Blades flow through Gujarat

September 24 - NTC Logistics has handled the delivery of 48 wind turbine blades from Deendayal Port in Gujarat, India to Laem Chabang in Thailand.
Views: 1953
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Getting the beers in for Haiti

September 21 - Germany-based forwarder and Latin American specialist Schryver has handled a door-to-door delivery of bottling equipment for a brewery in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
Views: 2319
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Fast footwork to Chechnya

September 21 - Abnormal load specialist Universal Transport has transported a heavy mill shell from Prerov in the Czech Republic to Chechnya.
Views: 1941
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Hamburg deploys floating crane for prop lift

September 20 - Following road transport from a production facility in Waren an der Müritz in Germany, Hamburg port operator HHLA has overseen the loading of what is claimed to be the world's biggest ship propeller onto the Hyundai Supreme containership.
Views: 1894
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Equipment mover gets on the skids

September 20 - Edwards Moving & Rigging is using a variety of equipment, including a 150-tonne capacity Hydra-Slide skidding system to swap transformers at a high security power plant in the USA.
Views: 2186
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Newcastle gets on the rails

September 19 - Höegh Autoliners has moved the first six of a fleet of rail vehicles from Spain to Newcastle, Australia for the Newcastle Light Rail upgrade project.
Views: 1778
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Mammoet signs Samsung contracts

September 19 - Heavy lifting and engineered transport specialist Mammoet has signed two contracts with Samsung Engineering (Thailand) for petrochemical projects in Map Ta Phut, Rayong Province.
Views: 2214
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Chipolbrok completes epic voyage

September 18 - Chipolbrok has completed a two-and-half month voyage from Asia to Europe, transporting a variety of oversized cargoes.
Views: 1849
The beer tanks are on us, says Indiana-Burns thumbnail image

The beer tanks are on us, says Indiana-Burns

September 17 - The port of Indiana-Burns recently took delivery of 12 brewery tanks destined for a Michigan beer producer, on board Fednav’s bulk carrier Federal Mackinac.
Views: 1583
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ALE lifts for Karbala

September 12 - ALE has deployed 24 cranes, with a lifting capacity ranging from 50 tonnes to 1,600 tonnes, for the Karbala Refinery project in Iraq. 
Views: 2077
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Turbines put wind in O'Neill’s sales

September 11 - O’Neill’s Heavy Haulage has transported six wind turbine blades, measuring 50 m in length, from the port of Galway to the Ballincurry wind farm, Ireland.
Views: 2106
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Gruber and Gebrüder handle cooler

September 10 - Gruber Logistics and Gebrüder Weiss have transported a cooler component, weighing 80 tonnes, from Hungary to Austria.
Views: 2135
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Cosco transits the Polar Silk Road

September 7 - Cosco Shipping Specialized Carriers’ heavy lift, ice-class vessel Tian En, has crossed the Bering Strait to deliver wind turbine components from Lianyungang, China to ports in France, the Netherlands and Sweden.
Views: 2292
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Höegh rolls to Bahrain

September 7 - Earlier this year, Höegh Autoliners, in cooperation with Kuehne + Nagel, transported a 43 m breakbulk unit from Turkey to Bahrain.
Views: 2144
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Bergé handles Haizea shipment

September 6 - Terminal operator Bergé Logistics has handled the first international shipment of wind towers from the Haizea Wind turbine tower and offshore foundation manufacturing facility at the port of Bilbao, Spain.
Views: 1981
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Fesco steams ahead

September 6 - Fesco Transportation Group has delivered oversized equipment, with a total weight of almost 4,000 tons (3,628.7 tonnes), to the Afipsky oil refinery in Krasnodar, Russia.
Views: 2282
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Sarilar lifts in Adana

September 6 - Crane service provider Sarilar has utilised a CC 6800-1 lattice boom crawler crane from Terex to erect a building at the Adana Sugözü coal-fired power plant, on behalf of Termokimik.
Views: 2059
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ALE's space race success

September 5 - ALE has transported the 12-tonne satellite, SAOCOM 1A, for Argentina’s Comisión Nacional de Actividades Espaciales.
Views: 2190
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CMA CGM handles yacht shipment

September 5 - CMA CGM’s project cargo division has handled the transport of yachts, worth approximately USD14 million, in a single shipment from Australia to Fort Lauderdale, USA.
Views: 2391
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Kübler handles transformer move

August 30 - Kübler Spedition has transported a 272-ton (246.8-tonne) transformer from Nijmegen in the Netherlands to a project site in Kupferzell, Germany. 
Views: 2559
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EGL strikes gold

August 30 - Kadmar Group subsidiary Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL) has moved 92 tons (83.5 tonnes) of equipment in support of Egypt’s El Sokkary gold mine.
Views: 1995
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Royal Cargo to the rescue

August 29 - When a Xiamen Air B737-800 skidded off the runway at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in the Philippines on August 16, Royal Cargo came to the rescue.
Views: 2905
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BNSF handles transformer trio 

August 28 - BNSF Logistics has transported three transformers from Baltimore to a substation in Maryland, USA. 
Views: 3572
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Marine Maroc moves in Mali

August 27 - Marine Maroc has utilised four modular combinations of Cometto MSPE self-propelled trailers to transport six 215-tonne diesel generators and six 72-tonne generators in Kayes, Mali. 
Views: 2908
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Liebherr opens the gates in Büsum

August 24 - German crane service provider Nolte-Autokrane has utilised a Liebherr LG 1750 lattice boom mobile crane to hoist 90-tonne steel lock gates in Büsum.
Views: 2846
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WW Ocean rolls into Cartagena

August 24 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean (WW Ocean) has utilised its global network of liner services to transport an 80-tonne transformer from Thailand to Cartagena, Colombia.
Views: 2707
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Mexican jack-up for ALE

August 23 - ALE has used its Mega Jack system to complete the 14 m jack-up of a topside, weighing over 13,000 tonnes, in Mexico.
Views: 2941
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Crowley tows out Appomattox

August 22 - Crowley Maritime has completed the tow-out of Shell’s Appomattox semi-submersible floating production system (FPS) from Kiewit Offshore Services' construction facility in Ingleside, Texas.
Views: 2557
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Al Faris hoists spud leg trio

August 22 - Crane service provider Al Faris has utilised a Demag CC 3800-1 crawler crane to lift three 130-tonne spud legs from a barge at the Hamriyah shipyard, UAE.
Views: 2791
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Hansa spins with carousel success

August 22 - Hansa Heavy Lift has transported a large carousel and eight reels - weighing a total of 3,508.7 tonnes - from Newcastle in the UK to Lagos, Nigeria, destined for the Egina oilfield.
Views: 2791
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Liebherr duo lifts in Ehingen

August 22 - Rieger & Moser and Fricke-Schmidbauer, part of the Schmidbauer Group, have utilised Liebherr mobile cranes to replace a debarking drum at the Sappi paper factory in Ehingen, Germany. 
Views: 2780
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ALS dumps in Panama

August 21 - Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has transported an excavator and six T284 Liebherr dump trucks to a remote copper mine in Panama.
Views: 2766
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Dan-Czech handles gearbox shipment

August 20 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has transported two 55-tonne gearboxes from Pilsen in the Czech Republic to Zeebrugge, Belgium.
Views: 2683
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DS Lausnir lifts with Modulift

August 16 - Icelandic crane rental company DS Lausnir lifted a 45-tonne boat in Hafnarfjörður using Modulift spreader beams.
Views: 2869
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XLP members on the move

August 15 - Westdijk has transported a 98-ton (88.9-tonne) transformer from Ludvika to port of Gothenburg, Sweden on behalf of ABB.
Views: 3784
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GeoSea's divine delivery

August 14 - GeoSea has taken delivery of the self-propelled jack-up vessel Apollo.
Views: 3207
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Mammoet moves for Bridgewater

August 14 - Mammoet has transported a 3,152-ton (3,150.9-tonne) heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) module from Coeymans, New York to PSEG Power Connecticut’s Bridgeport Harbor Station 5 project site.
Views: 2972
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Panalpina handles Cabinda cargoes

August 14 - Panalpina has coordinated the transport of specialised pipes for the oil and gas industry from Malabo in Equatorial Guinea to Cabinda, Angola.
Views: 3083
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Hallett handles Heathrow cargoes

August 13 - Hallett Silbermann has delivered two Liebherr HS 8130 HD crawler cranes, each weighing 85 tonnes, to London Heathrow Airport as part of the airport's integrated baggage system construction project.
Views: 2946
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Pasquinelli Ennio steps on the gas

August 9 - Pasquinelli Ennio has handled the movement of a 195-ton (176.9-tonne) gas drum from the shipper’s facility to the port of Marghera in Italy.
Views: 3409
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Wind shipments keep rolling

August 9 - Roll-Lift USA has transported wind turbine blades, measuring 67 m in length, from ship-side to a storage facility at Industrial Terminals on the Houston ship canal.
Views: 3320
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Maersk handles wind shipment

August 8 - Maersk Line has transported wind turbine blades, measuring 103 ft (31.4 m) in length, from Krishnapatnam, India to Tianjin, China.
Views: 3346
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DHL boils over in Saudi Arabia

August 8 - DHL Industrial Projects is handling the delivery of four 140-tonne boilers from Germany to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 3759
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WWPC members on the move

August 7 - Bolk Transport is currently moving construction machinery from Europe to Tehran, the capital of Iran.
Views: 3766
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Holsten Brewery relocation under way

August 6 - Gustav Seeland has completed the first phase of Holsten Brewery’s relocation from the Altona district of Hamburg to Hausbruch, another area of the city.
Views: 3262
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Berard: successful tugboat load-out

August 3 - New Iberia, Louisiana-headquartered Berard Transportation recently moved a 548-ton (497-tonne) tugboat measuring 123 ft (37. 4 m) long, 36 ft (10.9 m) wide and 67 ft (20.4 m) high.
Views: 3500
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Transportes Muciño powers up in Mexico

August 3 - Transportes Muciño used its Goldhofer Faktor 5 girder bridge, along with an ADDrive heavy-duty drive unit, to deliver 13 gas turbines in Mexico.
Views: 3943
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Innovation completes bucket installation

August 3 - GeoSea’s offshore installation vessel Innovation has successfully completed the installation of 20 suction bucket jackets at the Borkum Riffgrund 2 wind farm, located offshore Germany.
Views: 3447
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Giraffes go long haul

August 3 - In late July, Russian all-cargo carrier AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) moved 66 baby giraffes from Johannesburg, South Africa to Zhengzhou, China via Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport.
Views: 3747
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XLP round-up

August 3 - Members of the XLProjects (XLP) network have been keeping busy recently, with a variety of projects.
Views: 3834
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WVFA project inaugurated

August 1 - The port of Vancouver, USA, has inaugurated its USD251 million West Vancouver Freight Access (WVFA) rail project.
Views: 3698
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ALS delivers TBM

August 1 - Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has coordinated the delivery of a 100-tonne tunnel boring machine (TBM) from London to Leicestershire, UK.
Views: 3539
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Baumann rolls six tanks into Haren

July 31 - Baumann has transported six heat storage tanks, weighing 102 tons (92.5 tonnes) each, from Flechum to Haren, Germany.
Views: 4402
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Happy delivery for Virginia

July 31 - BigLift Shipping has delivered six rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMG) to the port of Virginia's Norfolk International Terminals (NIT), using its heavy lift vessel Happy Buccaneer.
Views: 3719
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FLS-KAA lands oil and gas contract

July 30 - FLS-KAA has been awarded a contract to transport more than 11,000 freight tons of oil and gas equipment from the UAE to Iraq.
Views: 3753
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Jumbo lifts offshore Lagos

July 30 - Jumbo has installed a calcium nitrate injection vessel (CNIV) module on the Erha floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel offshore Nigeria for Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN). 
Views: 3514
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Mriya's dozen in Bolivia

July 27 - Antonov Airlines has transported 12 heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) modules from Chile to Bolivia using its AN-225 Mriya aircraft, on behalf of Hansa Meyer Global Transport.
Views: 4039
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MJ van Riel lifts with Enerpac

July 27 - The Netherlands-based MJ van Riel, a specialist in the relocation of industrial plant and machinery, has utilised an Enerpac SL300 hydraulic gantry to install a sheet metal press brake.
Views: 3791
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Liebherr cranes raise the roof 

July 25 - German heavy haulage contractor Salgert has lifted a steel roof structure, measuring approximately 500 sq m, in Mechernich using six Liebherr mobile cranes. 
Views: 4162
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Modulift beams lift for Lancaster

July 25 - Bridon-Bekaert Ropes Group has utilised two Modulift spreader beams to lift a series of sheathed spiral strand mooring lines, manufactured at the former’s Neptune Quay facility in Newcastle, UK, for Bluewater Energy Services.
Views: 4100
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WWPC members team up

July 24 - Bolk Transport has organised the delivery of heavy-duty cranes that will be used to erect 45 wind turbines at the Markbygden wind farm, near the northern Swedish city of Piteå.
Views: 4003
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ALE takes the road less travelled

July 20 - ALE has transported two transformers, weighing 75 tonnes each, along a challenging 2,000 km route to the Al Farsha Substation in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 4400
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Al Faris’ heavy power lift

July 19 - Al Faris has utilised its 1,000-tonne capacity crawler crane to lift 12 generators at a power plant in Dubai.
Views: 4417
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Mammoet transports Island tug duo

July 17 - Heavy transport specialist Mammoet has completed the transport of two 430-ton (390-tonne) tugboats from the Island Tug and Barge (ITB) Annacis Island facility to Vancouver harbour.
Views: 4154
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EFG lifts off in Sweden

July 16 - EFG Scandinavia, part of the EMS-Fehn Group, has installed the first wind turbine at a project site in the north of Sweden.
Views: 4294
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Wagenborg busy with wind shipments

July 16 - Wagenborg Shipping Sweden has transported wind turbine components from Terneuzen in the Netherlands to Piteå in Sweden on behalf of General Electric (GE).
Views: 4281
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Volga-Dnepr delivers GE engine

July 13 - On behalf of GE Aviation, Volga-Dnepr Airlines has transported a GE9X jet engine from Victorville, California to Ohio for additional testing.
Views: 4638
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Khimji Ramdas delivers in Sohar

July 12 - Khimji Ramdas Shipping has delivered heat recovery steam generators (HRSG) to a project site 50 km from the port of Sohar in Oman.
Views: 4919
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Bristol takes railcar delivery

July 11 - United European Car Carriers (UECC) has delivered the first of 98 train carriages to the port of Bristol, UK, aboard its vessel Autosun.
Views: 4593
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Fesco handles plant delivery

July 11 - Fesco has transported oversized equipment for the construction of a wood-based oriented strand board (OSB) production plant in Spassk-Dalny, Russia.
Views: 4638
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Mammoet streamlines lifts

July 11 - Mammoet has utilised its Liebherr LR 13000 crawler crane to install two reactors inside a US Gulf Coast polypropylene plant currently undergoing expansion.
Views: 4518
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WW Ocean soars with helicopter shipment

July 10 - WW Ocean has transported an Airbus AS350 helicopter from Brunswick, Georgia to the port of Southampton in the UK on behalf of Helicopters International Shipping Services (HISS). 
Views: 4659
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Stevens Towing completes heavy lifts

July 10 - Stevens Towing and Charleston Heavy Lift have transported a 103-ton (93.4-tonne) Yankee dryer from the port of Charleston to Lake Santee, USA.
Views: 4654
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Lancaster buoy departs Lerwick

July 9 - A turret buoy mooring system, destined for Hurricane Energy’s Lancaster oil and gas field development project offshore the UK, has departed Lerwick Harbour in Scotland.
Views: 4766
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EGL handles rail project

July 9 - EGL, part of the Kadmar Group, has transported equipment that will be used for the construction of an electric train line between Cairo and the proposed new capital of Egypt.
Views: 4825
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Höegh handles shunt reactor

July 2 - Höegh Autoliners has transported a shunt reactor from Jebel Ali, UAE, to Antwerp using its recently developed super-low roll trailer, designed to cater for higher breakbulk and project cargoes.
Views: 5278
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ABP rolls to loading success

June 28 - A 121-tonne back up roll, used in the steel rolling process, was loaded onto Hartel Shipping’s vessel, Zuidvliet, at ABP’s port of Immingham in the UK for onward transportation to Mariupol, Ukraine. 
Views: 5442
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Dan-Czech delivers 

June 28 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has delivered four pieces of oversized cargo from the Czech Republic to Antwerp and Rotterdam. 
Views: 5096
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An Indonesian first for Kaleido

June 27 - Kaleido Logistics has handled the delivery of wind turbine components for Indonesia’s first wind farm located in the South Sulawesi region. 
Views: 5151
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Vanguard manages press line project

June 27 - South African heavy lift and industrial relocation specialist Vanguard has transported a press line from Australia to South Africa on behalf of an automotive components manufacturer.
Views: 5255
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Collett's city delivery

June 26 - Collett & Sons has delivered 13 components to the Leicester Square Hotel construction site in London, UK on behalf of structural fabrication specialists Allerton Steel. 
Views: 5796
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Loynes handles Loy Yang generator

June 26 - Project cargo specialist L.C. Loynes & Associates has coordinated the relocation of a replacement generator stator for the Loy Yang power station in Latrobe Valley, Australia. 
Views: 5124
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Bolloré loads out in Singapore

June 26 - Bolloré Logistics Singapore's oil and gas team has handled the load out of six crew boats on behalf of Bolloré Logistics Cameroon. 
Views: 5406
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Rocky rail car rolls through Tacoma

June 26 - The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) has handled the arrival of a 75-ton (68-tonne) double-decker sightseeing railcar for the Rocky Mountaineer rail line.
Views: 5173
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First Al-Zour modules arrive in Kuwait

June 22 - The first 14 modules for the Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company’s (KPIC) Al-Zour oil refinery project, manufactured by the Fluor-led joint venture FDH JV, have arrived in Kuwait.
Views: 5794
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Schmidbauer handles Merkur components

June 22 - Schmidbauer is currently using its fleet of Scheuerle SPMTs at the Orange Blue Terminal in the Dutch seaport of Eemshaven, in support of the Merkur offshore wind farm project.
Views: 5558
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ABP handles fighter jet in Hull

June 21 - ABP Humber Ports in the UK has handled a supersonic jet, worth GBP14 million (USD18.5 million), at its ports in Hull and Immingham on behalf of CEVA Logistics.
Views: 6658
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Zagrebtrans completes shipyard lifts

June 21 - Zagreb-headquartered crane service provider Zagrebtrans has successfully lifted several ship crane components for the Uljanik shipyard in Pula, Croatia.
Views: 5674
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Dimerco saves the day

June 20 - Dimerco Express Group overcame a vessel delay and a Customs hold-up to deliver machinery to a trade show in Florida.
Views: 5503
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Cosco wins Vito FPU contract

June 19 - Cosco Shipping Specialized Carriers has been awarded a transportation contract by Shell for the Vito floating production unit (FPU). 
Views: 5961
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Megalift stars in Jimah East project

June 19 - Megalift Malaysia has handled the offload and final delivery of a generator stator and a transformer for the HI-Toshiba-Hyundai consortium.
Views: 6012
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Modulift works with Siemens HTT on bespoke rigs

June 19 - Lifting equipment manufacturer Modulift teamed up with Siemens Heat Transfer Technology (Siemens HTT) to design bespoke rigs for lifting modules each weighing approximately 200 tonnes.
Views: 5859
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Cargolux sponsors Solar Arctic project

June 19 - Cargolux is providing transportation for a prototype solar-powered boat, between Luxembourg and Calgary, Canada, ahead of an Arctic expedition.
Views: 5642
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Double first for space programme

June 18 - The load-out of the AEOLUS satellite on the ro-ro ship Ciudad de Cadiz at the Montoir de Bretagne ro-ro terminal was a first in several ways. 
Views: 5888
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Van der Vlist delivers for Slufterdam

June 15 - Van der Vlist has handled the delivery of 14 wind turbines for the Windpark Slufterdam renewal project in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. 
Views: 5728
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Jackets installed at East Anglia One

June 14 - The first of two jacket foundations have been successfully installed at the East Anglia One wind farm, located off the coast of Suffolk, UK.
Views: 5767
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ALE skids to Korchagin success

June 13 - ALE has completed the offshore skidding of a satellite platform topside, weighing 2,565 tonnes, for the Korchagin oil field development project in Russia.
Views: 6218
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SAL inks Horns Rev 3 deal

June 13 - SAL Heavy Lift has signed a contract with Geosea that will see the Hamburg-headquartered shipping line transport 49 transition pieces for the Horns Rev 3 offshore wind farm.
Views: 6032
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Townsville handles wind shipment

June 12 - Wind turbine blades measuring 70 m in length have passed through the port of Townsville in Australia, bound for the Kennedy Energy Park in Hughenden.
Views: 6247
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Goldhofer's synchronised success for Silamas

June 11 - Silamas Group has handled the loading of two gas scrubbers, weighing 2,100 tons (1,905 tonnes) each, for the Takehara coal-fired power station in Japan.
Views: 5956
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Universal Transport on the double

June 8 - Universal Transport has handled the delivery of an 8 m-wide bridge in the Lubusz Voivodeship province of Poland.
Views: 5987
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Mammoet launches battleship

June 8 - Mammoet has launched a replica of Russia’s first 54-gun battleship, Poltava, at the Gulf of Finland in the Baltic Sea.
Views: 6143
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Straightpoint supports module lifts

June 7 - Straightpoint load cells were added to a custom-built lifting frame to raise refinery modules in Saint John, Canada.
Views: 6513
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First for pioneering Spirit

June 5 - Allseas’ installation and decommissioning vessel Pioneering Spirit has installed the 22,000-tonne drilling platform topsides for Equinor’s Johan Sverdrup development on the Norwegian continental shelf.
Views: 6313
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DeMase moves with Faymonville

June 1 - USA-based DeMase Trucking & Rigging has transported a 1946 Gloster meteor aircraft using a three-axle double drop trailer from Faymonville.
Views: 6749
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Express Global powers down to Ziguinchor

May 30 - India-based Express Global Logistics recently handled eight heavy transformer and reactors, plus accessories, from the port of Mumbai to Ziguinchor, Senegal, via the port of Dakar.
Views: 5728
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Record attendance for GPLN

May 28 - Over 200 delegates from member companies of the Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN) attended the group’s 15th AGM in Bremen, Germany.
Views: 6932
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Dan-Czech delivers silos

May 24 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has handled the delivery of silos, measuring 26.8 m long, from Žilina in Slovakia to the UK.
Views: 5977
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Fesco powers into Moscow

May 24 - Russia-headquartered logistics group Fesco has completed the delivery of three transformers from Novorossiysk to a combined heat power plant project in Moscow.
Views: 6121
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Haizea Wind opens at Bilbao

May 23 - Haizea Wind has inaugurated its EUR60 million (USD70.28 million) wind turbine tower and offshore foundation manufacturing facility at the port of Bilbao, Spain.
Views: 6156
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Kerch Strait Bridge opens

May 23 - The controversial Kerch Strait Bridge has been officially opened to road traffic. The 19 km bridge connects Crimea’s Kerch Peninsula and the Taman Peninsula of Krasnodar Krai in Russia.
Views: 5969
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Osprey crosses the M1

May 22 - Osprey Heavy Lift has installed a 1,200-tonne bridge deck over the M1 motorway in the UK on behalf of Buckingham Group Contracting and Cleveland Bridge.
Views: 6189
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Cosmatos on the double

May 22 - Cosmatos Shipping Services has handled the export of four desalter vessels at the port of Thessaloniki, Greece.
Views: 5618
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Slug catchers sail to Saudi Arabia

May 17 - Coordinadora has loaded two slug catchers, weighing 2,000 tonnes each, on board CY Shipping's deck carrier CY Interocean II, at the port of Gijón, Spain.
Views: 5909
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Bolloré barges through Kenya

May 17 - Bolloré Logistics' industrial projects team was recently contracted by Base Titanium to provide Customs clearance and the transportation of a heavy piece of mining equipment from the port of Mombasa to a site in Kwale.
Views: 6307
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Antonov powers ahead in Pakistan

May 17 - Antonov Airlines has transported a power plant rotor from Italy to Pakistan on board one of its seven AN-124-100 aircraft.
Views: 6129
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Mammoet heats up in Texas

May 17 - Mammoet has completed the demolition and replacement of five heater furnaces in Texas City, USA.
Views: 5846
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Gustav Seeland set to bridge the gap

May 16 - Bridge specialist Lamparter has contracted Hamburg-based Gustav Seeland with the transport and installation of a new pedestrian bridge in the Hamburg HafenCity district.
Views: 5524
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Mammoet wins Kuwait contract

May 15 - Turkish construction company, Limak Insaat, has contracted Mammoet for the transportation and installation works for the USD4.3 billion terminal construction project at Kuwait International Airport.
Views: 5527
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ALE's largest lift in Lagos

May 14 - ALE has utilised its AL.SK350 crane and heavy-duty jib to lift Total's Egina floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) module in Lagos, Nigeria.
Views: 5483
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Wangfoong handles Marriott cargoes

May 11 - Wangfoong Transportation has delivered out-of-gauge (OOG) acrylic panels to the Ocean Park Marriott Hotel Hong Kong.
Views: 5438
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ALE and Conbit double up on Hornsea Project One

May 10 - ALE has been contracted to provide the marine transportation, seafastening, load-out and ballasting of more than 100 transition pieces for Orsted's Hornsea Project One, located in the North Sea.
Views: 5147
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Rapid response gets OCI Nitrogen on track

May 9 - Netherlands-headquartered Mammoet ensured that a 125-tonne ship barrier was lifted and repaired on the Julianakanaal, on behalf of OCI Nitrogen.
Views: 5128
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Jumbo wins Shell contract

May 9 - Jumbo has been awarded the installation contract for Shell's deepwater Vito development in the Gulf of Mexico.
Views: 5961
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Floating docks arrive in Curaçao

May 4 - Cosco Heavy Transport's semi-submersible vessel Xin Guang Hua has delivered two floating docks to Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu) in the southern Caribbean.
Views: 4853
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Combi Lift delivers for Gazprom 



May 3 - Combi Lift has begun delivering tugs and barges that will be used in the construction of Gazprom's Amur gas processing plant (GPP) in Russia, on behalf of the project's EPC contractor, Linde.
Views: 5524
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Jackets on at the port of Tyne

May 2 - Heerema Marine Contractors' (HMC) deepsea heavy lift vessel, Aegir, is preparing to commence lifting operations at the port of Tyne's Northumbrian Quay in North Shields, UK.
Views: 4903
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Bryson builds with MOD 50

May 1 - Bryson Crane has utilised a Terex all-terrain crane, equipped with two Modulift spreader beams below-the-hook, in order to lift a 40.8-tonne prefabricated building at a communications tower in Edgewater, Florida.
Views: 4991
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EGL transforms El Galala power station

April 27 - Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL), the logistics arm of the Kadmar Group, has delivered two Siemens transformers to the El Galala power station on Egypt's Red Sea coast.
Views: 4609
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Crane Worldwide charters AN-225

April 27 - Crane Worldwide Logistics chartered the world's largest freighter aircraft, the Antonov AN-225, in order to deliver 223 pallets of chemical drums to Dammam, Saudi Arabia.
Views: 4641
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ALE rises to Shoaiba challenge

April 24 - ALE has handled the transport of a 5,134-tonne evaporator for the Shoaiba Desalination Plant project in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 4337
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Mammoet installs Liwa bullets

April 20 - Mammoet has completed the installation of four 1,180-tonne bullet tanks at the Liwa Plastics Industries Complex (LPIC) in Oman.
Views: 4015
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ALE follows in Cook's footsteps

April 20 - ALE Heavy Lift has recently completed the landmark relocation of one of only two full-size replicas of Captain James Cook's ship, HMS Endeavour, the bark commanded by Cook when he charted New Zealand and discovered the eastern coast of Australi
Views: 4026
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Bolloré heats up in Kenya

April 18 - Bolloré Logistics has successfully transported a consignment of out-of-gauge (OOG) components from the port of Mombasa, Kenya, to the Olkaria III Geothermal Power Station in Nakuru County.
Views: 3844
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Chapman Freeborn and Antonov team up

April 18 - Chapman Freeborn Airchartering and Antonov Airlines have transported two outsize drill rigs from Houston, USA to an iron ore mine in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.
Views: 3815
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Multivoyage project for Hansa Heavy Lift

April 18 - Hansa Heavy Lift has moved subsea equipment to assist with the development of the Offshore Cape Three Points (OCTP) Integrated Oil & Gas Development Project off the coast of Ghana.
Views: 3492
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ALE bridges Júcar River

April 17 - UK-headquartered transport engineering specialist ALE has coordinated the installation of a 2,100-tonne bridge over the Júcar River in Cullera, Spain.
Views: 3640
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Khimji Ramdas delivers in Oman

April 17 - Khimji Ramdas Shipping - Worldwide Project Consortium member in Oman - has handled and delivered a consignment of air-cooled heat exchangers and accessories from the port of Duqm to the Yibal Khuff project site in Oman.
Views: 3778
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Aasta Hansteen tow under way

April 16 - The 500-nautical mile tow-out of Statoil's Aasta Hansteen platform began on April 12, 2018.
Views: 3629
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ILC lifts with Demag

April 13 - Integrated Logistics Company (ILC) has transported pre-assembled concrete supports for the Sheikh Jaber Al Ahmad Al Sabah causeway project in Kuwait.
Views: 3959
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SAL ships crane trio into Africa

April 12 - SAL Heavy Lift has transported three mobile harbour cranes from Antwerp to Abidjan, Ivory Coast and Tema, Ghana onboard its heavy lift vessel Amoenitas.
Views: 3671
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Tanks move thanks to Britlift beam

April 12 - A modular spreader beam supplied by UK-based lifting equipment design and manufacturing company Britlift has been used by Edwards Lifting Services during a storage tank removal project in Liverpool, the UK.
Views: 3990
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Sarens upholds seven pillars

April 11 - Sarens has recently transported seven foundation pillars for the Bollinger Canopy of Peace to the World War II Museum in New Orleans, USA.
Views: 3556
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ZPMC delivers to Felixstowe

April 11 - ZPMC has delivered two remotely controlled ship-to-shore (STS) gantry cranes to Hutchison Ports' port of Felixstowe in the UK, onboard its heavy lift vessel, Zhen Hua 23.
Views: 3556
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Lone loads in Shanghai

April 9 - SAL Heavy Lift has transported 11 Damen flat top pontoons from China to the Netherlands.
Views: 3424
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ALE transports TBMs for Thames Tideway

April 9 - ALE has loaded in and transported 72 components for two tunnel boring machines (TBM), weighing between 9 tonnes and 119 tonnes, for the Thames Tideway project in London.
Views: 3376
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Choppers on the Horizon

April 6 - Horizon Terminal Services has handled the movement of two helicopters through Jaxport's heavy lift and oversize cargo berth at Blount Island Marine Terminal.
Views: 3646
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FOX powers ahead in Panama

April 4 - FOX Brasil has completed a two-year project transporting components for a biomass power plant in Chiriqui, Panama.
Views: 3320
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Bolloré on the double

April 2 - Bolloré Logistics has transported two oversized tanks for the French beverage company Castel Group.
Views: 3025
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CMA CGM handles autoclave in Bilbao

April 2 - CMA CGM's out-of-gauge cargo team has coordinated the shipment of a 76-tonne autoclave from Bilbao port in Spain to port Klang in Malaysia.
Views: 3213
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Volga-Dnepr delivers for Yamal LNG

March 30 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered 130 tonnes of industrial equipment from Novy Urengoy to Sabetta in Russia for the Yamal LNG project.
Views: 3407
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Mammoet moves in Moscow

March 29 - Mammoet Russia has delivered two heavy and oversized columns to the Gazprom Neft Moscow refinery modernisation project.
Views: 3081
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Sun shines with SAL

March 29 - SAL Heavy Lift has coordinated the delivery of the river passenger vessel, named AmaMagna, from Romania to the Netherlands.
Views: 3005
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Twin cranes arrive in Philadelphia

March 28 - Two super-post-Panamax cranes have arrived at the US port of Philadelphia (PhilaPort) on board ZPMC's heavy lift vessel Zhen Hua 16.
Views: 2811
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A shipment fit for a King

March 27 - The port of King's Lynn in the UK has welcomed the arrival of a 300-tonne Siemens gas turbine, which will be used to re-power Centrica's power station in Norfolk.
Views: 2721
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UCLH teams up for LNG project

March 27 - Three UCL Holding (UCLH) companies - Universal Forwarder, North-Western Shipping Company (NWSC) and Volgo-Baltic Logistics - coordinated the delivery of oversized cargoes to the Cryogas-Vysotsk LNG terminal in the Leningrad region of Russia.
Views: 2878
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Rapid Response slides in Jersey

March 27 - Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has moved two 50-tonne transformers into their final position for Jersey Electricity's GBP17 million (USD24 million) substation project in Jersey.
Views: 3061
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ALE lifts in Lagos

March 27 - ALE has fitted its AL.SK350 crane with a 38 m-long modular jib to lift a floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) module, weighing 1,276 tonnes, in Nigeria.
Views: 2980
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Pasha Hawaii handles Chinooks

March 26 - Pasha Hawaii has transported 12 CH-47 Chinook helicopters from Honolulu Harbor to the port of San Diego on board its ro-ro vessel, Marjorie C.
Views: 2766
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Conceptum Logistics doubles up

March 23 - Conceptum Logistics' teams in the USA and Australia teamed up to move a 1, 805 cu m coal mining system from the USA to the Mackay region of Australia.
Views: 2959
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Sarens' synchronised success

March 21 - Sarens has recently completed the installation of a 274 m-long gas tube beneath the Albert Canal in Merksem, Belgium.
Views: 2558
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ALE handles Hornsea pieces

March 19 - ALE's latest marine investment, the Sarah S barge, has been deployed on its inaugural job to transport transition pieces as part of an offshore wind project in the UK.
Views: 2517
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Strele lifts with Modulift

March 19 - Strele Logistics has utilised a Modulift spreader beam for the installation of a 49-tonne chimney, measuring 35 m in length, at a biological waste treatment facility in Kaunas, Lithuania.
Views: 2764
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XLP members on the move

March 19 - Freight Traders and Flogis International, both members of the XLProjects (XLP) network, have handled the loading of 18 coolers, weighing 41 tonnes each, in South Korea.
Views: 2671
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Martin Bencher handles pull system

March 19 - Martin Bencher has transported a pulling rig system that will be installed on a floating, production, storage and offloading (FPSO) unit.
Views: 2485
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Blue Water handles ship block

March 14 - Blue Water Shipping has transported a 870-tonne ship's hull block from Vung Tau, Vietnam to the port of Braila in Romania.
Views: 2511
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RRS skids to success

March 14 - Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has transported a 25-tonne principal supply point (PSP) for Network Rail's upgrade project at Copley Village, UK.
Views: 8720
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Sarens supports Amrun project

March 14 - Sarens has transported six prefabricated modules, weighing 1,300 tonnes each, for the Amrun port and mine project in Australia, on behalf of Civmec.
Views: 2431
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Norwegian Forwarding and AIF join forces

March 14 - Norway-based Norwegian Forwarding and China-based AIF Global Logistics have recently joined forces to handle the movement of an out-of-gauge (OOG) shipment from Shanghai, China to Fredrikstad, Norway.
Views: 2194
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ALE demonstrates floatover jacks

March 13 - ALE has installed one of the world's longest linkspan bridges using hydraulic floatover jacks in Gujarat, India.
Views: 2321
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Mammoet craning to new heights

March 12 - Mammoet has recently completed a series of heavy lifting activities at Lotte Chemical's monoethylene glycol (MEG) project in Louisiana, USA.
Views: 2280
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Rail wagons roll to Dammam

March 9 - Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has transported 1,186 rail wagons from a factory in Poland to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 2161
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Locos move through Jaxport

March 8 - Stevedoring company Portus has loaded two locomotives onboard Amasus' heavy lift vessel Eemslift Dafne at the port of Jacksonville (Jaxport), for onward transportation to Guinea.
Views: 2036
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VTG sends to Siberia

March 7 - VTG, the German rail logistics company, has handled the shipment of around 35,000 tons (31,751 tonnes) of cargo, from Asia, Europe, and the USA, to Tobolsk, Siberia.
Views: 2140
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Enerpac barges into Antwerp

March 6 - Roll-iT has recently used an Enerpac JS-250 jack-up system to assist with the transport a 300-tonne bridge deck from Ghent to Antwerp, through the Belgian canal network, onboard a Victrol pontoon.
Views: 2201
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Mammoet supports Seaspan

March 6 - Mammoet Canada has assisted Seaspan Shipyards with the launch of the first of three ships designed and built for the Canadian Coast Guard.
Views: 2032
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Erickson flies poles into position

March 6 - 140 new composite poles, which will connect the Dorenell wind farm to Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks' (SSEN) Blackhillock substation, near Keith, Scotland, have been installed with the help of a specialist helicopter.
Views: 2053
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ALE goes for gold in Argentina

March 5 - ALE has recently completed the installation of a roof for the Olympic Parque Roca swimming pool in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Views: 2053
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Jas handles plant relocation

March 5 - Jas Forwarding has handled the shipment of a paper fabric plant from the USA to India, on behalf of mechanical engineering company Voith.
Views: 1876
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Cuxport handles Borkum cargoes

March 5 - Terminal operator Cuxport is handling offshore wind foundations, destined for the Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm, at the port of Cuxhaven.
Views: 2250
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STS cranes arrive at Wando Welch

March 2 - Two ship-to-shore cranes have arrived at the port of Charleston's Wando Welch Terminal in South Carolina, USA and will enhance the handling of neo-Panamax vessels.
Views: 1947
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Crowley carries bridges for Rio Abajo

March 2 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has transported multiple bridges, as well as an IMT AF-160 drill, to Puerto Rico to support the roadway reconstruction efforts in the Utuado region.
Views: 1722
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Fagioli bridges the gap

March 2 - The Indonesian branch of Fagioli has completed the first part of the Jembatan Holtekamp Bridge installation project.
Views: 2401
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Modulift supplies beams for jacket lifts

March 1 - Lifting equipment manufacturer Modulift has supplied two large spreader beams to ST3 Offshore's terminal in Poland, which are being used to lift wind (turbine) jacket foundations.
Views: 2000
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First for Melbourne terminal

February 28 - A huge generator used at the Loy Yang 'A' power station in Gippsland, Victoria, Australia has been loaded onboard the multipurpose ship BBC Alberta at the port of Melbourne for shipment to Germany, where it will be repaired.
Views: 1949
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AAL accomplishes record in Adelaide

February 28 - AAL has transported 135 wind turbine blades - destined for the AGL Silverton wind farm in New South Wales - into the port of Adelaide, Australia.
Views: 1520
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Hevile handles deckhouse shipment

February 27 - Hevile Logistica e Consultoria Internacional and its South Korean partner, Panstar, have managed the transportation an 833-ton (755.7-tonne) ship deckhouse from South Korea to Brazil.
Views: 1553
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Dan-Czech handles Doosan cargoes

February 27 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has handled the delivery of three oversized turbine components from Pilsen to the river port of Lovosice in the Czech Republic.
Views: 1345
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NWSA cranes arrive in Tacoma

February 27 - Four container cranes have arrived at the US port of Tacoma on board ZPMC's heavy lift vessel Zhen Hua 28.
Views: 1520
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Collett gets tunnel vision

February 26 - Collett & Sons and Fracht UK Projects have transported a disassembled tunnel boring machine (TBM) from Immingham docks to Goxhill in the UK.
Views: 1530
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C.H. Robinson handles tank transport

February 26 - C.H. Robinson Project Logistics has handled the shipment of four processing tanks, weighing a total of 2,300 tonnes, in China.
Views: 1437
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WWPC pair powers into Argentina

February 23 - Two Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) members have collaborated to move an 88-tonne turbine from China to Argentina.
Views: 1825
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TII equipment in the field

February 22 - Germany-headquartered TII Group has seen its equipment utilised on a range of projects recently.
Views: 1542
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Esmeralda gets a lift on semi-sub

February 19 - O&S Shipping has transported a 120-tonne yacht from Malta's Valletta harbour to the USA onboard DYT Yacht Transport's semi-submersible vessel Super Servant 4.
Views: 1654
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M&M handles Tianshui transformer

February 19 - Militzer & Münch (M&M) has transported a 450-ton (408.2-tonne) transformer from the manufacturer's plant in Baoding, northern China to a construction site in Tianshui.
Views: 1153
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Hull hits new heights with Hansa

February 16 - Two 600-tonne ship-to-shore gantry cranes arrived at Associated British Ports' (ABP) container terminal in Hull, UK onboard Hansa Heavy Lift's vessel, HHL Lagos.
Views: 1333
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XLP members on the move

February 16 - Freight Traders, member of the XLProjects network, has delivered vapourisers to a power station in New Zealand from the port of Tauranga.
Views: 1520
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Offshore wind rolls out in Germany

February 16 - German wind turbine manufacturer, Senvion, has contracted Jan De Nul Group to install 32 wind turbines, each with a capacity of 6.33 MW, at the Trianel Borkum II offshore wind farm in Germany.
Views: 1209
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Emirates lifts off with KhalifaSat

February 15 - Emirates SkyCargo has transported the KhalifaSat satellite - the first satellite developed and built by engineers in the UAE at the Mohammed Bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC).
Views: 1460
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ALS serves up German shipment

February 15 - Abnormal Load Services' (ALS) offices in Hull, UK and Moerdijk, Netherlands have coordinated the transport of a 131-tonne plate mill roll from the UK to Germany.
Views: 1154
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Panalpina presses ahead in Brazil

February 14 - Panalpina Energy and Project Solutions has transported an industrial mill and a hydraulic press from Genoa, Italy to Paranagua, Brazil on behalf of one of Brazil's leading ceramics manufacturer.
Views: 1258
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Sarens' tunnel success in Warsaw

February 14 - Sarens has transported a tunnel boring machine (TBM) for the construction of a new transit line in Poland, part of Warsaw Metro's rapid transit system project.
Views: 1235
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RollDock transports for Merkur

February 13 - Coordinadora Internacional de Cargas has contracted RollDock Shipping to transport 66 transition pieces for the Merkur offshore wind farm, off the coast of Germany.
Views: 1083
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PCN members on the move

February 13 - First Global Logistics, Project Cargo Network (PCN) member in Egypt, has recently transported 44 components for a heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) system.
Views: 964
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Dan-Czech presses ahead

February 9 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has handled the delivery of 60 oversized and heavy components, weighing approximately 4,500 tonnes in total, for the Jaguar Land Rover factory under construction in Nitra, Slovakia.
Views: 813
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Oxbo on track with Amtrak transport

February 8 - Oxbo Mega Transport Solutions won the contract for the transport of the Amtrak Cascades passenger train that derailed on December 18, 2017 in Washington, USA.
Views: 1028
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Triple lift for ALE

February 6 - ALE has used its Mega Jack 800 system to jack up three ship-to-shore cranes, weighing 1,390 tonnes each, in Barcelona, Spain.
Views: 1170
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Siemens transformer enroute to China

February 6 - Züst & Bachmeier Project has handled the transport of a 535.5-tonne Siemens transformer from the Siemens production facilities in Nuremberg to bayernhafen Nürnberg, Germany for onward transportation to China.
Views: 1021
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Seven up for ALE and Nordlink

February 2 - ALE has transported and installed seven transformers, weighing approximately 225 tonnes each, for the Nordlink project in Tonstad, Norway.
Views: 623
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A royal entrance for Ramesses

February 1 - Egyptian heavy haulage specialist, Nosco, has transported the 82-ton (74.4-tonne) statue of Ramesses II from Ramses Square in downtown Cairo to the Grand Egyptian Museum, under construction in Giza.
Views: 524
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EGL completes Siemens shipment

February 1 - EGL, a member of the Kadmar Group, has transported two Siemens stators, weighing 243 tons (220.4 tonnes) each, from the Nubaria power station in Egypt to Antwerp.
Views: 535
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Alistair delivers in East Africa

February 1 - Tanzania-headquartered Alistair Group has completed the delivery of a 130-tonne lift capacity Grove crane from Mtwara to Tanga, Tanzania.
Views: 605
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ALE bridges the gap

January 31 - ALE has performed the load-out and installation of a steel bridge using the Mega Jack 800 in Antwerp.
Views: 844
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Atlas handles Hadera cargo

January 30 - Atlas Logistics has handled the transport of heavy and out-of-gauge (OOG) components for the GE 140 MW gas turbine power plant project in Hadera, Israel on behalf of General Electric.
Views: 864
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FLS in gantry move

January 30 - Fleet Line Shipping (FLS) has transported a gantry, measuring 8.9 m x 4.5 m x 7.5 m from Ras al-Khaimah to Jebel Ali port in the UAE.
Views: 715
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Foss delivers in Puerto Rico

January 29 - Foss Maritime has transported five barges, loaded with 498 utility trucks, to Ponce in Puerto Rico, as part of the ongoing effort to restore power to the island.
Views: 549
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ALE completes turret project

January 29 - ALE has completed the weighing, transport and load-out of a turret mooring system, weighing 3,702 tonnes, in Johor, Malaysia.
Views: 520
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ALE handles cable reel and tanks

January 26 - ALE has completed the transportation of a 22-tonne cable reel and three 223-280-tonne cable tanks at a port in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.
Views: 702
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Conveyor Logistics powers through

January 24 - Conveyor Logistics has handled the inland transportation of oversized cargoes for the Ghorashal 365 MW combined-cycle power plant in Bangladesh.
Views: 603
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Crowley brings the power

January 24 - Crowley Maritime's liner and logistics teams have provided supply chain management services for the first of several expected shipments to help restore power in Vieques, an island located off the coast of Puerto Rico.
Views: 608
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Antonov USA lifts off with satellite

January 23 - Antonov Airlines has transported a communications satellite from the USA to French Guiana, for aerospace and defence manufacturer Orbital ATK.
Views: 915
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USS Fitzgerald arrives in Pascagoula

January 22 - The damaged Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer USS Fitzgerald has arrived in Pascagoula, Mississippi onboard the Dockwise heavy lift vessel, Transshelf.
Views: 602
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BigLift handles its heaviest ship unloader

January 19 - BigLift Shipping's vessel, Happy Star, recently transported its heaviest ship unloader from Kaohsiung, Taiwan, to the port of Onahama, Japan.
Views: 748
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Dan-Czech handles Basrah cargoes

January 19 - Dan-Czech Special Transport has handled the shipment of two column sections, weighing 102 tonnes and 46 tonnes, from Hradec Králové to the port of Melnik.
Views: 819
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Bolloré delivers in Cameroon

January 18 - Bolloré Logistics was recently contracted by Ziemann Holvrieka to transport a consignment of industrial brewing equipment from Belgium to Diageo's Guinness factory in Bassa, Cameroon.
Views: 482
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Turk Heavy Transport delivers

January 16 - International project forwarding services provider Turk Logistics and Heavy Transport (THT) was recently selected to transport a shipment of wind farm components to Bahrain.
Views: 616
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Rentel substation set to sail

January 12 - The substation for the Rentel offshore wind farm is expected to sail away from the STX yard in Saint-Nazaire, onboard Scaldis' heavy lift crane vessel Rambiz, imminently.
Views: 546
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Montejo moves with Goldhofer

January 11 - Transportes Montejo has recently transported an 800-ton (727.7-tonne) PC 8000 hydraulic excavator using its Goldhofer PST/SL modular transporter.
Views: 1289
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RSS earns its spurs

January 11 - Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has completed load tests on three lifting frames that will be used as part of a retractable football pitch in London.
Views: 986
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Sarens loads-out for Sverdrup

January 11 - Sarens has completed the load-out, weighing and jacking of an oil platform module destined for the Johan Sverdrup oil field in Stord, Norway.
Views: 638
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Mammoet bridges the gap in Dubai

January 11 - Mammoet has lifted and installed 16 steel girders for the fountain view link bridge under construction at the Dubai Mall, on behalf of Eversendai.
Views: 511
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Jaxport cargo generates buzz

January 10 - Stevedoring company Portus has handled a diesel-powered generator, weighing approximately 331,000 lbs (150.1 tonnes), at the Port of Jacksonville (Jaxport), on behalf of UTC Overseas.
Views: 604
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Attenborough on the move

January 9 - ALE has transported the partially completed polar research vessel, RRS Sir David Attenborough, from the fabrication hall to the slipway at Cammell Laird Shiprepairs & Shipbuilders' Birkenhead shipyard in the UK.
Views: 430
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Zeus tows out of Ostend

January 8 - Two gravity based foundations, built by the Jan De Nul Group and Smulders, have departed from the port of Ostend, destined for the Danish offshore wind farm Kreigers Flak.
Views: 843
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ALS completes solar delivery

January 8 - ALS UK has transported a crate containing a solar turbine from a packing facility in Irlam in the UK for onward delivery to China.
Views: 610
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Blades travel through Emden

January 3 - EPAS Ems Ports Agency & Stevedoring has handled the offloading of 24 wind turbine blades at the Seaports of Niedersachsen's north quay in Emden, on behalf of turbine manufacturer Enercon.
Views: 576

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