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Sun shines with Chipolbrok thumbnail image

Sun shines with Chipolbrok

September 20 - Chipolbrok has delivered a range of heavy and oversized components using its vessel Chipolbrok Sun, including 56 wind turbine tower sections in Piteå, Sweden.
Views: 251
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Pasquinelli in yacht move

September 17 - Pasquinelli Spa has moved a 460-ton (417.3-tonne) yacht from Chioggia to Ancona, Italy.
Views: 557
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Mammoet delivers first components for Saudi plant

September 16 - Samsung Engineering has contracted Mammoet to transport and install 49 modules for Jubail United Petrochemical’s ethylene oxide–ethylene glycol (EO/EG) plant in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 557
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MIS moves engine across Oman

September 13 - Muscat International Shipping & Logistics (MIS) has transported a 140-ton (127-tonne) Wärtsilä engine from a power station in Khasab to Duqm, Oman.
Views: 849
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CTO completes brewery shipment

September 12 - CTO do Brasil has coordinated the delivery of brewery equipment from the port of Nantong, China to the port of Santos, Brazil.
Views: 693
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Jan De Nul lands French renewables contract

September 12 - Jan De Nul Group’s French subsidiary, Sodraco International, will transport and install 80 wind turbines for the 480 MW Saint-Nazaire offshore wind farm.
Views: 910
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Sarens helps Valhall decommissioning works

September 11 - Sarens has helped to remove decommissioned platform topsides formerly of the North Sea's Valhall oilfield complex, located off the coast of Norway.
Views: 814
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Sleipnir lifts for Leviathan

September 9 - Heerema Marine Contractors’ semi-submersible crane vessel, Sleipnir, has installed the topsides at Noble Energy’s Leviathan development in the Mediterranean Sea.
Views: 1094
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Record shipment for Cargolux

September 6 - Cargolux Airlines, in cooperation with HNCA Logistics and European Logistics Partners (ELP), has transported a 10 m-long shaft from Luxembourg to Zhengzhou, China.
Views: 1145
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Construction progresses for Wagenborg newbuild

September 2 - The first sections of Royal Wagenborg’s newbuild multipurpose vessel have been transported from the construction hall to the quayside at the Royal Niestern Sander shipyard in the Netherlands.
Views: 1476
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SAL ships with Sun Rise

August 30 - SAL Heavy Lift arranged the loading of various cargoes onto the semi-submersible ship, Sun Rise, in Turkey.
Views: 1534
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Royal Cargo delivers for Mong Duong

August 28 - Royal Cargo Vietnam has delivered two oversized feedwater heaters from Hai Phong port to the Mong Duong 2 thermal power plant in the Quang Ninh Province.
Views: 1366
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ALE loads in Laos

August 26 - ALE has transported three oversized units from the port of Laem Chabang, Thailand to Laos on behalf of Hansa Meyer Global Transport.
Views: 1670
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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: 1624
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Paderewski completes maiden call in Emden

August 23 - Chipolbrok’s multipurpose vessel Paderewski made its maiden call at the German port of Emden to load wind energy equipment destined for Masan, South Korea.
Views: 1553
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Esbjerg welcomes LHM 800

August 23 - Denmark’s Port Esbjerg has taken delivery of a 308-tonne lifting capacity LHM 800 mobile harbour crane from Liebherr.
Views: 1559
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Tschudi delivers for Belgian paper mill

August 22 - Tschudi Logistics has coordinated the delivery of five digesters and a liquor accumulator for Burgo Ardennes’ paper mill in Belgium.
Views: 1510
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ACS delivers in Japan

August 20 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has coordinated the shipment of a 35-tonne flight simulator from Texas to Japan using a Boeing 747.
Views: 1404
FROM THE MAGAZINE: Pumping up power thumbnail image

FROM THE MAGAZINE: Pumping up power

August 19 - As nations reduce their reliance on fossil-fuelled power generation, hydropower projects – in particular pumped storage schemes – will play a key role in supplementing wind and solar energy developments.
Views: 1717
Jan De Nul secures Kriegers Flak work thumbnail image

Jan De Nul secures Kriegers Flak work

August 16 - Jan De Nul Group will transport and install 72 Siemens wind turbine generators – with a capacity of 8.4 MW each – for the Kriegers Flak offshore wind farm in Denmark.
Views: 1838
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Pretty in pink for TGP

August 16 - Trans Global Projects Group (TGP) has delivered 62 modules to a mining site near Newman, Australia.
Views: 1910
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Trams roll to Mauritius

August 16 - Höegh Autoliners has transported 18 light rail vehicles (LRV) from Spain to Mauritius on its ro-ro vessel Höegh Antwerp.
Views: 1750
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Cosmatos handles drum shipment

August 15 - Cosmatos Group has transported refinery equipment from Greece to Chalampé, France for the Butachimie refinery.
Views: 1560
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Black Marlin arrives in Rotterdam

August 14 - Royal Boskalis Westminster’s heavy lift vessel Black Marlin has arrived at the port of Rotterdam to offload 18 Concordia Damen hulls and a crane barge.
Views: 1734
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Air Partner flies aid to Juba

August 14 - Over the course of three weeks, Air Partner chartered 18 flights from the USA to deliver more than 400 tonnes of non-perishable food to Juba in South Sudan.
Views: 1565
Jumbo moves for Formosa 1 thumbnail image

Jumbo moves for Formosa 1

August 14 - Jumbo has transported 20 transition pieces for Taiwan’s Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind farm on behalf of Jan De Nul Group and Multi Marine Chartering.
Views: 1517
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Logistics Plus delivers to Kuwait 

August 13 - Logistics Plus has coordinated the delivery of ship lift and transfer systems from Iskenderun, Turkey to Kuwait. 
Views: 1572
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Hill completes exchanger swap

August 12 - Hill Crane & Rigging (HCR) has used a 500-ton (453.6-tonne) capacity heavy track HT500 hydraulic skidding system from Hydra-Slide to replace a stacked heat exchanger at a refinery in Carson, California.
Views: 1589
ALE removes Danube bridge thumbnail image

ALE removes Danube bridge

August 8 - ALE has used its Mega Jack 800 jacking system to remove a bridge over the Danube River in Novi Sad, Serbia.
Views: 1568
ALS moves mining machine thumbnail image

ALS moves mining machine

August 8 - Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has coordinated the transport of a dismantled PC4000 mining excavator from Europe to the USA.
Views: 1462
Giant move for Jumbo thumbnail image

Giant move for Jumbo

August 7 - Jumbo has moved a 1,929-tonne wash tower from Pyeongtaek, South Korea to Jubail, Saudi Arabia on behalf of Samsung Engineering.
Views: 1586
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Notus secures Duqm contract

August 7 - Notus Heavy Lift Solutions has been awarded a three-year contract to deliver lifting, transportation and consultancy services at the Duqm Refinery project in Oman.
Views: 1931
ALE on the double in Mauritania thumbnail image

ALE on the double in Mauritania

August 6 - ALE has transported and installed two transformers for the Boulenouar wind farm project in Mauritania.
Views: 1948
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Blades arrive in Wilmington

August 6 - GT USA Wilmington has handled 39 wind turbine blades at its Delaware terminal on behalf of GE Renewable Energy.
Views: 1850
Höegh breaks Ennore record thumbnail image

Höegh breaks Ennore record

August 6 - Höegh Autoliners has transported a wind turbine blade from Ennore port, India to Shanghai, China on its ro-ro vessel Höegh Antwerp.
Views: 1667
Antonov flies for Kübler thumbnail image

Antonov flies for Kübler

August 6 - Antonov Airlines, in collaboration with Kübler Spedition, has transported the EDRS-C satellite on behalf of German manufacturer OHB System.
Views: 1660
Barrus moves blade sets to Adygea thumbnail image

Barrus moves blade sets to Adygea

August 2 - Barrus Group has coordinated the delivery of 180 wind turbine blades from India to the Adygea wind farm, under development by NovaWind.
Views: 1828
ALE raises the roof for Karbala thumbnail image

ALE raises the roof for Karbala

August 1 - ALE has mobilised one of its heavy lift cranes to the Karbala refinery project in Iraq to raise 209-tonne tank roofs.
Views: 1829
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ALS in military moves

July 31 - Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has transported 400 truckloads of military equipment from Germany to the Netherlands.
Views: 1820
Osprey barges to Hinkley thumbnail image

Osprey barges to Hinkley

July 31 - UK-based heavy transport and marine specialist Osprey has supported the construction of the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant in Somerset with the delivery of several heavy and oversized components, including two tunnel boring machines (TBM).
Views: 3711
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Collett completes Clocaenog deliveries

July 30 - UK-based Collett & Sons has delivered 270 out-of-gauge wind turbine components to the Clocaenog Forest wind farm in North Wales.
Views: 1836
LS Heavylift busy at SOCAR revamp project thumbnail image

LS Heavylift busy at SOCAR revamp project

July 30 - Georgia-headquartered LS Heavylift is in the process of moving oversize and heavy modules at the SOCAR Azerkimiya EP-300 plant in Azerbaijan.
Views: 2500
UWL moves for Formosa thumbnail image

UWL moves for Formosa

July 30 - Earlier this year, United Wind Logistics (UWL) transported 20 foundation monopiles from Rostock, Germany to Taichung, Taiwan for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind farm.
Views: 2436
Zeamarine secures BHP contract thumbnail image

Zeamarine secures BHP contract

July 30 - Schenker Australia has awarded Zeamarine a transportation contract for the BHP South Flank project in Western Australia.
Views: 2216
ALE launches Red Kestrel thumbnail image

ALE launches Red Kestrel

July 29 - UK-headquartered heavy transport and engineering firm ALE has loaded out the 750-tonne ferry Red Kestrel in Birkenhead.
Views: 2291
Agence Maritime Mohab in separator move thumbnail image

Agence Maritime Mohab in separator move

July 26 - Agence Maritime Mohab Tunisia has coordinated the discharge of an oversized separator, manufactured by PSI Global, at the port of Rades.
Views: 1654
Iscotrans coordinates reel delivery thumbnail image

Iscotrans coordinates reel delivery

July 26 - Genoa-based forwarder Iscotrans has moved two out-of-gauge (OOG) reels from Trieste, Italy to Rotterdam in the Netherlands.
Views: 1739
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Tower cranes used for wind turbine installation

July 26 - UK-headquartered heavy lift and transport engineering specialist ALE has been using two of its K1650L tower cranes to install wind turbines near Port Augusta, southern Australia.
Views: 2099
Grindrod recovers 24 locomotives from Sierra Leone thumbnail image

Grindrod recovers 24 locomotives from Sierra Leone

July 25 - South Africa-headquartered Grindrod has recovered 24 of its locomotives from the Tonkilili mine, which ceased operations at the end of 2017, and relocated the units to Pepel port in Sierra Leone.
Views: 1991
ALE coordinates power project thumbnail image

ALE coordinates power project

July 25 - ALE has lifted 29 modules at the Montgomery County power station construction project in Houston, Texas.
Views: 1778
Maxikraft hoists storage tank thumbnail image

Maxikraft hoists storage tank

July 24 - Germany-based Maxikraft Group has transported and installed a storage tank at a chemical plant in Schkopau.
Views: 1901
BNSFL in transformer move  thumbnail image

BNSFL in transformer move 

July 24 - BNSF Logistics (BNSFL) has transported a transformer from the port of Long Beach to Mojave, California. 
Views: 2076
 Rhenus delivers for circular steam project thumbnail image

Rhenus delivers for circular steam project

July 22 - Earlier this year, Rhenus Project Logistics coordinated the delivery of oversize cargoes destined for LyondellBasell and Covestro’s chemical plant at the Maasvlakte, Rotterdam.
Views: 1799
HEBO-Lift 9 back in service thumbnail image

HEBO-Lift 9 back in service

July 22 - After a period of maintenance, HEBO Maritiemservice’s floating sheerleg crane, HEBO-Lift 9, is back in service, transporting and installing six storage tanks at the port of Rotterdam.
Views: 2047
Collett delivers footbridge thumbnail image

Collett delivers footbridge

July 19 - Collett & Sons has delivered six over-dimensional bridge components to Worcester in the UK.
Views: 1954
Centauro crosses the Andes thumbnail image

Centauro crosses the Andes

July 18 - Centauro Argentina has coordinated the delivery of turbines for a hydroelectric energy project in Mendoza.
Views: 2149
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Express discharge at the port of Tyne

July 17 - Höegh Autoliners has transported five Hitachi TransPennine Express train carriages from Kobe, Japan to the port of Tyne in the UK. 
Views: 2064
ALE’s Kazakhstan road trip thumbnail image

ALE’s Kazakhstan road trip

July 16 - ALE has completed a 3,400 km overland delivery in Kazakhstan – the longest road haul the company has performed in the country.
Views: 2798
Rambiz installs Zeebrugge lock gate thumbnail image

Rambiz installs Zeebrugge lock gate

July 16 - Jan De Nul’s heavy lift vessel Rambiz has installed the renovated lock gate of the Pierre Vandamme lock in Zeebrugge.
Views: 2620
ACS delivers in Niger thumbnail image

ACS delivers in Niger

July 12 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has arranged four Antonov AN-124 flights to transport nearly 400 tonnes of time sensitive components for a power plant in Niger.
Views: 2858
BLG welcomes heaviest ro-ro shipment thumbnail image

BLG welcomes heaviest ro-ro shipment

July 10 - Bertling Logistics Germany has coordinated the transport of a 330-ton (300-tonne) Siemens gas turbine from Auckland, New Zealand to BLG Logistics’ terminal in Bremerhaven, Germany.
Views: 2619
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Bolloré in semi-sub project

July 9 - Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d’Ivoire has coordinated the load out of four seismic research vessels onto ZPMC’s semi-submersible heavy lift ship Zhen Hua 34.
Views: 2163
Barrus supports Vestas assembly thumbnail image

Barrus supports Vestas assembly

July 8 - Barrus Projects has moved wind turbine equipment at Vestas’ production facility in Dzerzhinsk, Russia.
Views: 2968
Samskip in Navoi success thumbnail image

Samskip in Navoi success

July 5 - Last year, Samskip shipped components for the Navoi combined-cycle power plant in Uzbekistan – contributing to one of 2018’s largest projects in the Caspian region.
Views: 2829
Carnival Vista's floating drydock thumbnail image

Carnival Vista's floating drydock

July 4 - Boskalis will deploy its semi-submersible heavy lift ship BOKA Vanguard to lift and transport an enormous cruise ship to a yard in Freeport, the Bahamas.
Views: 2231
The hidden star of Verona’s stage thumbnail image

The hidden star of Verona’s stage

July 3 - Schmidbauer has stationed one of its Liebherr MK 140 mobile cranes at the Fondazione Arena Di Verona amphitheatre in Italy to support the venue’s 2019 concert and opera season, which runs from June 13 to September 7.
Views: 2191
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Jumbo completes pre-installation scope

July 2 - Jumbo has completed the pre-installation of a shallow water catenary anchor leg mooring (CALM) system at a depth of 26 m for the Mersa El-Hamra terminal project, offshore Egypt.
Views: 1990
Fagioli loads out in Italy thumbnail image

Fagioli loads out in Italy

July 2 - Italy-based Fagioli has loaded four oversized components, measuring up to 80 m in length, onto a barge for onward transportation to Croatia.
Views: 1958
Panalpina delivers in Angola  thumbnail image

Panalpina delivers in Angola 

July 1 - Panalpina has coordinated the delivery of four heat exchangers from the USA to Angola for a deepwater oil platform. 
Views: 3086
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Demags delivered to Chile 

June 28 - Chilean crane service provider Trex has taken delivery of six Demag all-terrain cranes.
Views: 2074
Chipolbrok’s luxury deliveries thumbnail image

Chipolbrok’s luxury deliveries

June 27 - Chipolbrok has loaded and delivered sailing boats, catamarans and luxury motor yachts using its multipurpose vessel Kraszewski.
Views: 2107
Conceptum handles mining equipment thumbnail image

Conceptum handles mining equipment

June 26 - Conceptum Logistics has coordinated the shipment of 2,000 freight tons of conveyor equipment from China to a mine in Ecuador.
Views: 2071
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Dan-Czech presses ahead

June 26 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has delivered press parts from Hamburg, Germany to Sungwoo’s factory in Ostrava in the Czech Republic.
Views: 2240
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Damen ships multiple hulls with Boskalis

June 25 - Royal Boskalis Westminster’s heavy lift vessel Black Marlin has departed Shanghai loaded with 18 Concordia Damen hulls and a crane barge.
Views: 2258
Hareket calls on Enerpac for thermal project thumbnail image

Hareket calls on Enerpac for thermal project

June 24 - Hareket Heavy Lifting and Project Transportation has installed two sets of gas turbines and generators at the Takhiatash thermal power plant in Uzbekistan using an Enerpac SBL1100 telescopic hydraulic gantry.
Views: 2515
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Schmidbauer moves crawler crane for BLG

June 20 - Schmidbauer has mobilised a Liebherr LR 1600/2 crawler crane to the BLG AutoTerminal Bremerhaven where it will be used to handle project cargo.
Views: 2151
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High five for Barrus

June 20 - Barrus Projects has delivered five oversized units from the port of Kuryk, Kazakhstan to the Oltin Yo’l gas-to-liquid refinery in Uzbekistan.
Views: 2213
Jan De Nul lands Formosa 2 contract thumbnail image

Jan De Nul lands Formosa 2 contract

June 19 - Jan De Nul Group has been awarded an engineering, procurement, construction and installation (EPCI) contract for Taiwan’s Formosa 2 offshore wind farm.
Views: 2115
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Bravo for Pioneering Spirit

June 19 - Allseas’ installation and decommissioning vessel Pioneering Spirit has removed the 25,000-tonne Brent Bravo topsides from the North Sea.
Views: 1917
Mohembo bridge parts move in Namibia thumbnail image

Mohembo bridge parts move in Namibia

June 17 - 10,720 tonnes of project cargo, destined for the Mohembo bridge project in Botswana, has moved through the port of Walvis Bay in Namibia.
Views: 2064
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GALA completes TAP scope

June 17 - German Albanian Logistics Agency (GALA) has unloaded and stored 2,800 tons (2,540 tonnes) of sheet piles for the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP).
Views: 2018
Collett’s cold delivery thumbnail image

Collett’s cold delivery

June 17 - Collett & Sons has delivered three cold box sections from Eggborough in North Yorkshire to the West Midlands, UK.
Views: 2102
Mammoet moves for Sergipe project thumbnail image

Mammoet moves for Sergipe project

June 17 - Mammoet has teamed up with Fracht to transport oversized cargo for the Usina Termoelétrica Porto de Sergipe combined-cycle power plant in Brazil.
Views: 1910
ALS moves in Hull thumbnail image

ALS moves in Hull

June 14 - UK-headquartered Abnormal Load Services (ALS) is relocating to larger premises in Hull.
Views: 1998
Seville ships Haliade towers thumbnail image

Seville ships Haliade towers

June 14 - Tower sections that will make up General Electric’s (GE) Haliade-X offshore wind turbine have been loaded onto the multipurpose vessel Palmerton at the port of Sevilla, Spain.
Views: 2059
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Gantry on the move

June 13 - Collett & Sons loaded a 100-tonne gantry onto double bogie trailers ahead of a 250 mile (402.3 km) journey from the heavy haulier's depot in Goole to Gatwick, UK.
Views: 1900
Pipeline shipment for Dimerco thumbnail image

Pipeline shipment for Dimerco

June 13 - Dimerco has delivered 33 tons (30 tonnes) of valves for an aviation fuel pipeline that will connect with the under-construction Beijing Daxing International Airport.
Views: 1819
Heavy Lift Awards shortlist announced thumbnail image

Heavy Lift Awards shortlist announced

June 12 - After a rigorous judging process by our panel of industry experts, the shortlist has been revealed for the Heavy Lift Awards 2019.
Views: 2592
Fagioli skids in Kazakhstan thumbnail image

Fagioli skids in Kazakhstan

June 12 - Fagioli has weighed and transported an offshore module, measuring 80 m x 9.7 m x 11 m, in Kazakhstan.
Views: 1782
Ainscough raises the roof for Vinci thumbnail image

Ainscough raises the roof for Vinci

June 12 - Ainscough Crane Hire has utilised a 300-tonne capacity crane to assist with the construction of intu Trafford Centre’s Barton Square in the UK.
Views: 1609
EGL delivers for Benban thumbnail image

EGL delivers for Benban

June 11 - Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL) has transported three transformers for the Benban solar power project, located in the eastern region of the Sahara Desert.
Views: 1830
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Saudia wrestles with WWE shipment

June 11 - Saudia Airlines Cargo has transported 175 tons (158.6 tonnes) of equipment from the Netherlands to Saudi Arabia for World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE).
Views: 1965
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Bolloré completes Muara Laboh work

June 6 - Bolloré Logistics has coordinated 50 shipments for Sumitomo Corporation’s Muara Laboh geothermal power plant project in West Sumatra, Indonesia.
Views: 1975
Hudson calls on Modulift for tractor lift thumbnail image

Hudson calls on Modulift for tractor lift

June 6 - Hudson Lifting has utilised a Modulift spreader frame to lift a 6-tonne John Deere tractor in London for specialist construction and civil engineering company Keltbray.
Views: 2092
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Mammoet completes four-year project

June 5 - Mammoet has completed its scope of work at Sasol’s Ethane Cracker and Derivatives project in Lake Charles, Louisiana.
Views: 2401
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Omega Morgan partners with Morrow for wind shipment

June 5 - The port of Morrow, located on the Columbia River near Boardman, Oregon, is teaming up with Omega Morgan to handle the movement of wind turbine blades to the Montague Wind Power facility near Arlington. 
Views: 2313
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Pasquinelli handles loop shipment

June 3 - Pasquinelli Spa has coordinated the transport of two loop reactor units and two pressure vessels from the centre of Italy to Civitavecchia seaport.
Views: 2014
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ALE’s rapid response

May 28 - Heavy lift and specialised transport engineering company ALE was on hand in Mississippi, USA, to help deliver five pressure vessels.
Views: 1835
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Scholpp in tandem operation

May 28 - Germany’s Scholpp Kran & Transport has used its recently acquired Liebherr LTM 1450-8.1 mobile crane in a tandem operation at the port of Heilbronn.
Views: 1968
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Blades arrive at Longview

May 27 - The port of Longview has once again handled wind turbine blades for Oregon’s Leaning Juniper wind farm. 
Views: 2323
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Modulift performs locomotive lift

May 24 - Modulift has provided equipment to lift a steam locomotive, built in 1926, on behalf of Swanage Railway, a tourist attraction in the UK.
Views: 2143
DSV soars with generator component  thumbnail image

DSV soars with generator component 

May 24 - DSV has transported a 40-tonne generator component on board a Volga-Dnepr Ilyushin IL-76 from Germany to Australia for Siemens. 
Views: 2233
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Big Carl arrives at Bristol Port

May 23 - Sarens’ SGC 250 crane is presently in storage at Bristol Port, UK ahead of its delivery to the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant.
Views: 2460
Superior bridge service with Imperial thumbnail image

Superior bridge service with Imperial

May 22 - Imperial Crane Services and Superior Construction have utilised a Liebherr LR1300 SX crawler crane to lift six concrete beams for the Chase Street bridge replacement project in California, USA.
Views: 2212
EGL in transformer move thumbnail image

EGL in transformer move

May 21 - Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL) has unloaded and transported two transformers destined for a power station at Damietta Furniture City.
Views: 2052
Marr towers ahead in Sydney Metro project thumbnail image

Marr towers ahead in Sydney Metro project

May 20 - At the end of 2018, Austrlian heavy lifting specialist Marr Contracting utilised two tower cranes to complete a key phase of the Sydney Metro infrastructure project.
Views: 2215
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From Antwerp to Açu

May 17 - Earlier this month, BBC Amethyst anchored in Porto do Açu, making it the first vessel to cross from Antwerp to the Brazilian seaport.
Views: 2554
Antonov and Bolloré team up for Mozambique thumbnail image

Antonov and Bolloré team up for Mozambique

May 14 - Antonov Airlines and Bolloré Logistics France have worked together to help support disaster relief efforts in Mozambique following Cyclone Idai, which caused severe flooding.
Views: 2482
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Cosmatos on the double

May 14 - Cosmatos Shipping Services has coordinated port handling and operations involved in the delivery of six refinery columns and 86 loose parts in Greece.
Views: 2019
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Sun shines with Chipolbrok

May 14 - Chipolbrok has called at the port of Esbjerg in Denmark to offload wind turbine towers that originated in China.
Views: 2203
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RRS skids for CTS

May 14 - Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has installed a 45-tonne transformer at the East Cowes power station on the Isle of Wight, UK on behalf of transport and logistics specialist CTS.
Views: 2294
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Cayon delivers with Cometto

May 13 - Groupe Cayon has handled the delivery of a transformer for an EDF substation in Gennevilliers, France.
Views: 2453
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Vernazza dismantles railway bridge

May 13 - Crane service provider Vernazza Autogru has dismantled an old steel railway bridge near Cannes, using a Demag CC 3800-1 crawler crane.
Views: 2300
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Collett transports transformer

May 10 - Collett & Sons has moved a 170-tonne Hyundai transformer from Port Sutton Bridge in Lincolnshire to the Eaton Socon substation in St Neots, Cambridgeshire.
Views: 2657
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Master Projects moves massive magnet

May 10 - Master Projects, part of Tarros Group, has handled the transport and loading of a 200-ton (181.4-tonne) magnet at Terminal Del Golfo in La Spezia, Italy.
Views: 2435
It's a 'steel' for EXG  thumbnail image

It's a 'steel' for EXG 

May 10 - Express Global Logistics (EXG) has coordinated the delivery of 850 steel pipes from Gujarat, India to France. 
Views: 2351
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Portland towers ahead 

May 10 - In January and February of this year, 143 Vestas tower sections were discharged at the USA's port of Portland. 
Views: 2401
EGL in transformer move thumbnail image

EGL in transformer move

May 7 - Egypt Global Logistics (EGL) has delivered a transformer for the Nagaa Hammadi power station project, approximately 80 km northwest of Luxor.
Views: 2570
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Duluth looks to wind energy cargoes

May 6 - BigLift Shipping’s vessel Happy River has called at the port of Duluth’s Clure Public marine terminal in the USA to offload wind energy components.
Views: 2563
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Allseas wins Equinor contract

May 3 - Equinor Energy selected Allseas for the removal, transfer, load-in and disposal of the 48,000-tonne Statfjord A platform topsides.
Views: 3397
Volga-Dnepr in wind energy delivery thumbnail image

Volga-Dnepr in wind energy delivery

May 3 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered 80 tons (72.6 tonnes) of equipment from Cologne-Bonn, Germany to Australia to support the construction of a 32-turbine wind farm project.
Views: 2640
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Dan-Czech delivers to Slovakia

May 3 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has moved oversized cargo from Prague in the Czech Republic to Košice, Slovakia.
Views: 2361
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Multiple cargoes for Parandowski

April 30 - Chipolbrok’s multipurpose vessel Parandowski has called at the ports of Antwerp, Belgium and Hamburg, Germany to load heavy and oversized cargoes.
Views: 2342
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Western picks Enerpac gantry for Humber project

April 30 - Canadian heavy lift contractor, Western Mechanical, has used an Enerpac hydraulic gantry to replace bridge spans for the Humber River railroad bridge in Toronto, Canada.
Views: 2747
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Mammoet handles column shipment

April 26 - Mammoet has transported and installed a 400-ton (362.9-tonne) cracking column at Cepsa’s La Rábida oil refinery in southern Spain on behalf of Prism Logistics.
Views: 2277
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DEME completes Hornsea installation

April 26 - DEME has installed 174 foundations for the Hornsea One offshore wind farm project, located 120 km off the Yorkshire coast, UK.
Views: 2218
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Kaleido in wind shipments

April 26 - Spain-headquartered Kaleido Logistics has coordinated the first of eight shipments of wind turbine components for two separate projects in South Africa.
Views: 2307
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EXG in vaporiser move

April 26 - Express Global Logistics (EXG) transported a 70-ton (63.5-tonne) vaporiser, plus accessories, in India.
Views: 1862
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Mammoet relocates rock crusher

April 25 - Mammoet has moved a 690-tonne rock crusher and a conveyor from the top of Graniterock’s A R Wilson quarry in Aromas, California to a new location further down in the mine.
Views: 1972
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Merritts moves moulding machines

April 25 - Joseph Merritt Group has moved four injection moulding machines from Dubai to Horncastle in the UK for plastic piping systems manufacturer Polypipe Civils.
Views: 2051
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Barnhart in steeple lift

April 23 - Barnhart Crane & Rigging has provided a 100-ton (90.7-tonne) lifting capacity crane to replace a 30 ft (9.1 m) church steeple in Nebraska, USA.
Views: 2167
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Tyne moves Bedford lifeboat

April 18 - After almost two years in covered storage, the historic Bedford lifeboat has been relocated from the port of Tyne to the North East Maritime Trust’s yard in the UK, ahead of a restoration project.
Views: 2505
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AAL calls in Felixstowe

April 18 - AAL has made its inaugural call at the UK’s port of Felixstowe to deliver four rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTG).
Views: 2902
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ALE moves crane in one piece

April 16 - ALE is utilising its fleet of SPMTs for the relocation of a Manitowoc 18000 crawler crane as part of the Loma Blanca wind farm project in Argentina.
Views: 2386
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Separators shipped to Kuwait

April 12 - Khimji Ramdas Shipping has coordinated the haulage of five separators, with a combined weight of 1,200 tonnes, in Oman.
Views: 2607
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Sarens raises the roof

April 12 - Sarens has installed part of the Al Bayt stadium’s retractable roof in Qatar as part of the ongoing preparations for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
Views: 2475
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Blue Water Shipping handles fire pump

April 11 - Earlier this year, Blue Water Shipping transported a fire pump vessel, weighing 128 tonnes, from Boulogne-sur-Mer to Toulon Brégaillon, on behalf of French shipyard Socarenam.
Views: 2083
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AAL in double TBM delivery

April 11 - AAL has transported two tunnel-boring machines (TBM) from Nansha in south China to Australia on behalf Geodis.
Views: 2559
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Freight Traders on the double

April 11 - Freight Traders has coordinated the transport of a drilling rig from Whangarei port in New Zealand to St Vincent in the Caribbean.
Views: 2232
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Equipment supplied for salt plant replacement

April 11 - British Salt has utilised custom-made lifting and rigging equipment to support the replacement of a 37-tonne heat exchanger at a salt production plant in Middlewich, UK.
Views: 2230
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Modulift equipment raises London tower

April 10 - City Lifting has utilised a variety of below-the-hook equipment from Modulift to lift a digital air traffic control tower at London City Airport in the UK.
Views: 2213
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TGP supports Sangachal power plant project

April 10 - UK-headquartered Trans Global Projects Group (TGP) has moved 22 engines from Trabzon Free Zone in Turkey for a 400 MW power station currently under construction in Sangachal, Azerbaijan.
Views: 2261
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Taiwan’s Formosa 1 reaches logistics milestone

April 10 - All 20 foundation monopiles destined for the Formosa 1 Phase 2 offshore wind farm project in Taiwan have left the EEW Special Pipe Construction yard in Germany on board two heavy lift vessels, according to the Jan De Nul Group.
Views: 2053
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ABC soars with spare part

April 9 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has transported a 40-tonne unit from Frankfurt, Germany to Singapore on behalf of freight forwarder Ziegler.
Views: 2031
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ACS supports Mozambique relief efforts

April 9 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has worked with various aid agencies and governments to transport almost 500 tons (453.6 tonnes) of humanitarian aid to Mozambique following cyclone Idai.
Views: 2142
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Merritts moves in the UK

April 5 - Joseph Merritt Group has handled the relocation of four modular housing units to a storage facility in Kirkby-in-Ashfield, UK.
Views: 2927
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FROM THE MAGAZINE: Concerns over capacity to meet heavy lift demand

April 5 - Prospects of an increase in oil and gas offshore project work over the next few years are triggering concerns in some quarters that there may not be sufficient heavy lift shipping and installation capacity to meet all the resulting future demand.
Views: 3005
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Van der Vlist in blade delivery

April 4 - Van der Vlist is transporting 150 wind turbine blades for the Windpark Wieringermeer in the Netherlands.
Views: 2483
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SAL loads in La Spezia

April 3 - SAL Engineering has lifted two 380-ton (344.7-tonne) shiploaders at the port of La Spezia, Italy.
Views: 2530
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Felbermayr moves in Pischelsdorf

April 2 - Felbermayr has transported and installed four oversized components as part of the expansion of a wheat starch factory in Pischelsdorf, Austria.
Views: 1834
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Europatrans handles drum shipment

April 2 - Europatrans, part of the EMS-Fehn-Group, has coordinated the delivery of four cable drums to a German port, ahead of delivery to a copper mine in Mongolia.
Views: 2052
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Dan-Czech completes boat move

April 2 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has coordinated the delivery of an 85-tonne boat from Týnec nad Labem to Pasohlávky in the Czech Republic.
Views: 1948
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Collett in girder delivery

April 1 - Collett & Sons has coordinated the delivery of six plate girders for Highways England’s M20 junction improvement scheme on behalf of structural steel specialist Severfield. 
Views: 1796
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Turbines get a lift with Cortland

March 28 - Cortland, a designer and manufacturer of synthetic rope slings, has supplied lifting and rigging equipment for the Norther offshore wind farm, which is being built 23 km off the coast of Ostend, Belgium.
Views: 2067
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Mammoet delivers Edmonton rail spans

March 28 - Mammoet has installed two concrete bridge spans as part of the 13 km Valley Line LRT light rail guideway project in Edmonton, Alberta.
Views: 2152
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PCN members on the move

March 28 - Turkey’s Bati Group, a member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN), has handled the delivery of three 50-ton (45.4-tonne) kiln tyres from the port of Derince to Düzce.
Views: 1779
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Marhaba Express launches breakbulk service

March 27 - Marhaba Express, a joint venture between Gold Star Line and Sarjak Container Lines, has launched a breakbulk liner service connecting the west coast of India with the Middle East Gulf.
Views: 2226
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Mining equipment sails with WW Ocean

March 27 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean (WW Ocean) has transported a filtration system, destined for an Australian coal mine, from Germany to Brisbane.
Views: 2117
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Agence Maritime reels it in

March 27 - Agence Maritime Mohab has handled the transport of several heavy reels of coiled tubing in Tunisia.
Views: 1918
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Dynamic delivery with Faymonville equipment

March 26 - USA-based Dynamic Specialized has utilised its fleet of modular axle lines from Faymonville to move a transformer for a local substation project in Newport News, Virginia.
Views: 1958
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Modern transformer delivery

March 25 - Modern Shipping Agencies has coordinated the transport of a 50-ton (45.4-tonne) transformer at Karachi port in Pakistan.
Views: 1476
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Volga-Dnepr in helicopter shipments

March 25 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines, on behalf of Swiss freight forwarder Panalpina, has delivered two helicopters from the UK to Melbourne, Australia for Babcock International.
Views: 2017
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EGL shifts El-Wasta bridge beams

March 25 - Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL) completed the transportation of steel beams for the El-Wasta bridge over the River Nile at the end of February.
Views: 1723
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JH Kemp uses Enerpac gantry in ex-press move

March 25 - International machinery installations and removals specialist JH Kemp has used an Enerpac SL400 telescopic hydraulic gantry to relocate a 70-ton (63.5-tonne) press in a single weekend.
Views: 2033
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Platforms in place at Johan Sverdrup

March 25 - Allseas’ installation and decommissioning vessel Pioneering Spirit has lifted the two final topsides at Equinor’s Johan Sverdrup project, offshore Norway.
Views: 1941
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Mammoet moves for Mitsubishi

March 22 - Mammoet has delivered and installed 120 pressure vessels and modules for the construction of the Caribbean Gas Chemical Limited (CGCL) methanol and dimethyl ether (DME) plant in La Brea, Trinidad and Tobago.
Views: 3502
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Dan-Czech moves passenger bridges

March 22 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has moved two passenger boarding bridges, measuring 21.5 m in length, from the port of Hamburg in Germany to Prague Airport.
Views: 1800
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Two giant moves for Jumbo

March 22 - The Netherlands-headquartered Jumbo has moved two ship unloaders from Gdynia port in Poland to Djen Djen, Algeria, on behalf of Fagioli.
Views: 2018
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DAKO delivers North Stream boilers

March 21 - DAKO Worldwide Transport coordinated the delivery of four boilers destined for the North Stream pipeline project.
Views: 1927
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SGRE picks Fred. Olsen Windcarrier for Yunlin

March 21 - Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has selected Fred. Olsen Windcarrier for the transport and installation of wind turbines at the Yunlin offshore wind farm in Taiwan.
Views: 2265
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Enerpac supplies trolley solution

March 20 - Enerpac has supplied DEME Offshore (formerly Geosea), with an integrated trolley system for loading transition pieces onto a jack-up vessel.
Views: 2214
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Lunar lander touches down

March 20 - Mammoet’s crane services team in Louisiana, USA, recently completed the successful transport and lift of a lunar lander at the Infinity Science Center in Mississippi.
Views: 1987
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GMTC in re-export project

March 19 - Kuwait-based Gulf Maritime General Trading & Contracting (GMTC) has coordinated the re-export of 3,000 tonnes of out-of-gauge cargo (OOG) from Kuwait to Bangladesh.
Views: 5419
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Taqa picks Jumbo

March 18 - Taqa Energy has selected Jumbo to perform an offshore decommissioning project in the North Sea.
Views: 2327
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Jumbo hops to Kwinana

March 14 - In late 2018, Jumbo’s heavy lift vessel Fairpartner lifted and shipped two eco hoppers, each weighing 270 tonnes each, from Vlissingen in the Netherlands on behalf of machinery manufacturer Breston.
Views: 2699
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Höegh handles shore crane shipment

March 13 - Höegh Autoliners has handled the shipment of a 400-tonne lifting capacity shore crane from the port of Ennore, India to port Freeport in the USA.
Views: 2731
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ABC in motor move

March 13 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has delivered an ABB motor from Västerås in Sweden to Shanghai, China, on behalf of Greencarrier Freight Services.
Views: 2688
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ALE's historic delivery

March 12 - ALE has handled the jacking and road transport of a Coastal Forces vessel in Hartlepool, UK, which was used during the Second World War.
Views: 2548
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Blue Water on the double

March 12 - Blue Water Shipping has handled the transport of subsea equipment from Jubail, Saudi Arabia on behalf of offshore equipment supplier Menck.
Views: 2525
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AAL completes 22 module shipment

March 12 - AAL has shipped 22 petrochemical plant modules from Wison Heavy Industry’s facilities in China for an ethylene-glycol plant expansion project in Point Comfort, Texas on behalf of Pacific Ocean Group.
Views: 3613
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Mammoet moves for Dangote

March 12 - Mammoet has transported various heavy components for the Dangote oil refinery project in Lagos, Nigeria.
Views: 2439
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DNV GL qualifies QUAD method

March 12 - Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC) has received a DNV GL technology qualification certificate for its QUAD lifting method, which has been established to install and/or remove oversized topsides or jackets.
Views: 2390
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ALE skids in Italy 

March 11 - ALE has utilised its fleet of skid shoes and SPMTs to assist with a ship lengthening operation in Palermo, Italy. 
Views: 2287
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Helge Ingstad recovered

March 11 - Scaldis, in cooperation with BOA Offshore, has salvaged the Norwegian warship Helge Ingstad.
Views: 2152
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Hye weighs in with Straightpoint

March 8 - Lifting Gear Hire (LGH) has supplied four Straightpoint compression load cells to weigh a bridge structure during a repair operation in Belgium. 
Views: 2218
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OHT duo spotted in Singapore

March 7 - Last month, two semi-submersible heavy transportation vessels from Offshore Heavy Transport’s (OHT) fleet - Eagle and Falcon - were spotted working in Singapore loading two jack-up rigs.
Views: 2475
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ALE completes test run

March 6 - UK-headquartered heavy lift and transport engineering provider ALE has lifted three huge modules at a project in Texas, USA, using its AL.SK350 crane.
Views: 3013
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JJ Curran completes tandem lift with Grove

March 6 - Crane rental and lifting service provider JJ Curran has utilised Grove GMK6300L and GMK6400 all-terrain cranes to lift a 116.5-ton (115.4-tonne) gas scrubber in Michigan, USA.
Views: 2663
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ALE completes Hornsea work

February 27 - ALE has completed its full scope of work for Ørsted’s Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm, located in the North Sea.
Views: 2151
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Collett opens gates

February 27 - Collett & Sons has delivered eight lock gates destined for the Caledonian Canal in the Scottish highlands.
Views: 2523
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Straightpoint weighs up in the Netherlands

February 26 - The Netherlands-based lifting and rigging equipment rental company LGH Hijsmaterieel has utilised four Straightpoint compression load cells to confirm the weight and centre of gravity of a magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) machine.
Views: 2594
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Record unit at Bilbao

February 26 - The port of Bilbao, Spain, has loaded its heaviest-ever cargo: a 2,450-ton (2,223-tonne) ship-to-shore (STS) crane.
Views: 4104
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Antonov soars with satellite shipment

February 20 - Antonov Airlines has transported the GSAT-31 communication satellite for the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on behalf of Flywell Aviation.
Views: 2702
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ESTA decides on ECOL management

February 20 - The final structure of ESTA’s planned European Crane Operators Licence (ECOL) scheme is taking shape, as the organisation readies for its launch later this year.
Views: 3433
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AAL delivers for Stockyard

February 19 - AAL has transported a 305-tonne Toshiba transformer for Australia’s Stockyard Hill wind farm in Victoria on behalf of Cargo Line International. 
Views: 2822
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Mammoet in massive quench tower lift

February 19 - Mammoet has utilised its MSG80 ring crane to hoist a 2,000-ton (1,814-tonne) quench tower into position at Shell’s Pennsylvania chemicals project in Potter Township, USA.
Views: 2821
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Weiland lifts with Liebherr

February 18 - German crane contractor Weiland has used its Liebherr LTM 1450-8.1 to lift and remove a smaller five-axle mobile crane from the Heidingsfeld viaduct in Würzburg.
Views: 2621
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Exploration back in the black

February 18 - After a difficult few years, the oil and gas exploration sector is back in the black, according to analysis from Wood Mackenzie.
Views: 2252
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V&M chooses Terex for Ultimate project

February 15 - V&M Erectors has been busy on the the largest infrastructure project in the Florida Department of Transportation’s (FDOT) history.
Views: 4009
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Höegh’s ro-ro solution to Dammam

February 14 - Höegh Autoliners has delivered a 112-tonne transformer, manufactured by CG, from Antwerp to Dammam in Saudi Arabia, on behalf of Kintetsu World Express (KWE).
Views: 2678
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ALE demonstrates wind energy expertise

February 14 - ALE has transported wind energy components across a challenging 1,000 km route to the Rom Klao wind farm in Mukdahan, eastern Thailand. 
Views: 2612
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Cuxport ideal for airframe delivery

February 13 - Bohnet has coordinated the delivery of a 95-tonne aircraft frame from Ravensburg to the Cuxport terminal in Germany.
Views: 2459
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Sarens works on TCO project

February 13 - Sarens is currently involved in the largest project it has ever undertaken: the load-in and load-out of pre-assembled units (PAUs) at the Tengizchevroil (TCO) Southern Trans-Shipment Base (STSB) in Bulgaria.
Views: 2809
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Mammoet lands B747 at Corendon hotel

February 12 - Mammoet transported a Boeing 747 from Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport to the Corendon Village hotel, the Netherlands, over the course of five days.
Views: 2732
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Coordinadora lands Windfloat project

February 12 - Spain-headquartered Coordinadora has been selected to complete logistics works for Navantia’s Windfloat Atlantic project.
Views: 2585
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UHL in huge Vestas shipment

February 12 - United Heavy Lift (UHL) is delivering a huge 142,000 cu m shipment of wind turbine blades from China to Spain aboard the deck carrier Zhi Xian Zhi Xing.
Views: 4576
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Kaleido in Kuwait bridge delivery

February 11 - Spain-headquartered Kaleido Logistics has coordinated the delivery of several passenger boarding bridges destined for Kuwait International Airport.
Views: 3124
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ALS delivers Tideway TBM

February 11 - UK-headquartered Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has completed the transportation of a tunnel boring machine (TBM).
Views: 3449
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ALE completes FPSO works in Singapore

February 11 - ALE has completed the transportation, lifting and installation of eight modules, weighing up to 1,820 tonnes, for an FPSO construction project in Singapore.
Views: 2833
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Boskalis secures LNG contract

February 8 - Royal Boskalis Westminster has been awarded a transportation contract that will see the Dutch shipping company deliver a number of large modules for a North American LNG export facility.
Views: 3480
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Chipolbrok Moon loads multiple cargoes

February 8 - Four carousels used in the trans-spooling of product cables, each weighing 110 tonnes, have been loaded on board the Chipolbrok Moon in Hamburg.
Views: 2583
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FLS skids in Sharjah

February 7 - Fleet Line Shipping (FLS) has transported a skid mount from Sharjah in the UAE to Bahrain. 
Views: 2601
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Heavy cargoes on route to Uzbekistan

February 7 - On behalf of CJ ICM Logistics, Dacorom International, in its role as port agent, handled the transhipment of heavy and oversized cargoes for the Uzbekistan gas-to-liquid project (GTL).
Views: 4541
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RSS supports Antarctic project

February 6 - Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has supplied BAM Nuttall Limited (BAM) with lifting and rigging products for use in the modernisation of the Rothera Research Station in the Antarctic.
Views: 9025
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Cats fly with Osprey - Updated

February 5 - UK-based Osprey Heavy Lift has made a second visit to the Isle of Wight to assist Wight Shipyard Company relocate a catamaran, weighing 72 tonnes, from its fabrication shed to the River Medina.
Views: 5121
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Chipolbrok loads in Hamburg

February 5 - Several oversized cargoes, including generator shafts and a used diesel locomotive, were recently loaded on board Chipolbrok’s heavy lift vessel Pacific in Hamburg, Germany.
Views: 2874
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CMA CGM executes Scallywag

February 1 - CMA CGM has been tasked with shipping a 29-tonne racing yacht from Australia to the USA.
Views: 3210
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Caterpillars roll through Jaxport

February 1 - Hansen Shipping Agency has imported more than 120 Caterpillar excavators and related parts through the port of Jacksonville (Jaxport), USA.
Views: 2519
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Volga-Dnepr supports OneWeb satellite project

January 31 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has transported six satellites, weighing 30 tonnes in total, from Toulouse, France to Cayenne in French Guiana for the OneWeb constellation project.
Views: 3378
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Antonov Airlines delivers for Bolloré

January 30 - Antonov Airlines has transported mining equipment from East Midlands Airport, UK to Franceville in Gabon on behalf of Bolloré Logistics.
Views: 2958
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Horses fly with Turkish Cargo

January 30 - Earlier this month, Turkish Cargo transported 17 horses to Istanbul and Dubai, respectively, on two separate freighter flights.
Views: 2812
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Coordinadora delivers in Cádiz 

January 29 - Coordinadora has coordinated the delivery of oversized cargoes from the port of Avilés to the San Roque refinery in Spain.
Views: 2340
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FLS handles basket shipment

January 29 - Dubai-based Fleet Line Shipping (FLS) has handled the transport of a pipe basket from the UAE to Karachi, Pakistan. 
Views: 2372
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Marr secures Çanakkale contract

January 28 - Australia’s Marr Contracting will provide heavy lifting services for the 1915 Çanakkale bridge and highway project in Turkey using its M2480D heavy lift tower crane.
Views: 2931
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Serra handles chopper transport

January 28 - Serra International has coordinated the transportation of three AH-1 Cobra attack helicopters through the port of Jacksonville (Jaxport).
Views: 2487
SAL bridges the gap thumbnail image

SAL bridges the gap

January 28 - SAL Heavy Lift has transported 12 bridge sections from China to Norway in support Beitstadsundbrua bridge construction project in northern Trøndelag.
Views: 2384
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Mammoet locks in gate move

January 23 - Mammoet has transported what it claims to be the largest lock gates in the world – weighing 3,000 tons (2,721.6 tonnes) and measuring 72 m wide by 24 m high and 11 m thick – from South Korea to Amsterdam.
Views: 2416
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Oxbo is busy in Oregon

January 23 - Oxbo Mega Transport Solutions has removed three transformers, units, weighing 130,000 lbs (59 tonnes) each, from the Dalles dam in Washington, USA.
Views: 2894
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CEE members on the move

January 22 - SAL Heavy Lift has delivered a range of heavy and oversized cargoes, including a 550-ton (499-tonne) reactor, to Houston, USA on its heavy lift vessel Anne-Sofie. 
Views: 3098
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ALE steels in Silao

January 21 - ALE has lifted modules weighing up to 300 tonnes during the construction of a steel mill plant in Silao, Mexico.
Views: 2705
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Neeb builds bridges with Terex

January 17 - Neeb Crane has used a 500-tonne capacity Demag AC 500-8 all-terrain cranefor a bridge expansion project over the A1 freeway near Cologne, Germany.
Views: 4095
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SAL delivers multi-load

January 17 - SAL Heavy Lift has transported multiple vessels from the port of Genoa Italy to Jebel Ali, UAE.
Views: 2744
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ALE returns to Texas topside

January 16 - ALE has placed the second of three modules on top of an offshore topside in Texas, USA.
Views: 3104
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STS crane loaded at Bilbao

January 16 - Grupo Altius has coordinated the loading of a fully erected ship-to-shore (STS) crane at the port of Bilbao, Spain in cooperation with Marítima Davila and Toro y Betolaza.
Views: 2957
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Rosyth welcomes MHC

January 15 - The port of Rosyth, which is owned by Forth Ports, has taken delivery of a LHM 550 mobile harbour crane from Liebherr.
Views: 3709
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Monpe moves with Faymonville

January 15 - Monpe Ventures Heavy Haulage has used its ModulMax axle lines from Faymonville to move a 125-tonne suction pile in Ghana.
Views: 2814
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Final Deutsche Bucht foundations depart Cuxport

January 15 - Cuxport Terminal in Germany welcomed Seajacks’ installation vessel Scylla on December 30 to load the final foundation structures for the Deutsche Bucht offshore wind farm.
Views: 2692
Airbus moves with Faymonville   thumbnail image

Airbus moves with Faymonville  

January 9 - Czech Republic-based Pavel Švestka has transported a dismantled Airbus A320 from Ostrava to Liptovský Mikuláš, Slovakia using a Faymonville CombiMAX trailer. 
Views: 3249
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Equipment fit for a Viking

January 8 - Irlequip has supplied a 50-tonne capacity Grove GMK3050 mobile crane and equipment from Modulift to lift handcrafted boats in Wicklow, Ireland.
Views: 3465
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Stevens Towing rolls from Portland

January 4 - Stevens Towing has transported equipment for tissue manufacturing from the port of Portland, Maine to Charleston, South Carolina on behalf of HLI Rail & Rigging.
Views: 3276
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Hareket handles Turakurgan delivery

January 4 - Hareket Heavy Lifting & Transportation has handled the delivery of components for the Turakurgan combined-cycle power plant in Uzbekistan.
Views: 3044
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Red Wolf moves Wild Thing

January 2 - Red Wolf Global (RWG) has moved a 10.2-tonne yacht overland approximately 2,000 km from Phuket to the Ocean Marina Yacht Club in Pattaya on the Gulf of Siam, Thailand.
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BigLift handles jack-up move

January 2 - The Netherlands-headquartered BigLift Shipping has transported a 11,700-tonne jack-up platform from Flushing to West Africa using its heavy transport vessel BigLift Barentsz.
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