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Projects News from March 2019

Turbines get a lift with Cortland thumbnail image

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: 2156
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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: 2229
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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: 1836
Marhaba Express launches breakbulk service thumbnail image

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: 2350
Mining equipment sails with WW Ocean thumbnail image

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: 2201
Agence Maritime reels it in thumbnail image

Agence Maritime reels it in

March 27 - Agence Maritime Mohab has handled the transport of several heavy reels of coiled tubing in Tunisia.
Views: 1989
Modern transformer delivery thumbnail image

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: 1513
Volga-Dnepr in helicopter shipments thumbnail image

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: 2101
JH Kemp uses Enerpac gantry in ex-press move thumbnail image

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: 2114
Platforms in place at Johan Sverdrup thumbnail image

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: 2032
Dan-Czech moves passenger bridges thumbnail image

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: 1843
Two giant moves for Jumbo thumbnail image

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: 2080
DAKO delivers North Stream boilers thumbnail image

DAKO delivers North Stream boilers

March 21 - DAKO Worldwide Transport coordinated the delivery of four boilers destined for the North Stream pipeline project.
Views: 1983
SGRE picks Fred. Olsen Windcarrier for Yunlin thumbnail image

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: 2316
Enerpac supplies trolley solution thumbnail image

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: 2278
Lunar lander touches down thumbnail image

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: 2050
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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: 5488
Taqa picks Jumbo thumbnail image

Taqa picks Jumbo

March 18 - Taqa Energy has selected Jumbo to perform an offshore decommissioning project in the North Sea.
Views: 2398
Jumbo hops to Kwinana thumbnail image

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: 2776
Höegh handles shore crane shipment thumbnail image

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: 2819
ABC in motor move thumbnail image

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: 2766
ALE's historic delivery thumbnail image

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: 2622
Blue Water on the double thumbnail image

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: 2591
AAL completes 22 module shipment thumbnail image

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: 3692
Mammoet moves for Dangote thumbnail image

Mammoet moves for Dangote

March 12 - Mammoet has transported various heavy components for the Dangote oil refinery project in Lagos, Nigeria.
Views: 2493
DNV GL qualifies QUAD method thumbnail image

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: 2453
ALE skids in Italy  thumbnail image

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: 2330
Helge Ingstad recovered thumbnail image

Helge Ingstad recovered

March 11 - Scaldis, in cooperation with BOA Offshore, has salvaged the Norwegian warship Helge Ingstad.
Views: 2198
Hye weighs in with Straightpoint thumbnail image

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: 2265
OHT duo spotted in Singapore thumbnail image

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: 2549
ALE completes test run thumbnail image

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: 3103
JJ Curran completes tandem lift with Grove thumbnail image

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: 2754

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