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Projects News from April 2019

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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: 2537
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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: 2141
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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: 2038
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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: 2146
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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: 1748
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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: 1849
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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: 2034
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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: 2331
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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: 2268
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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: 2354
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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: 1965
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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: 2378
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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: 2080
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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: 1999
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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: 2056
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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: 2139
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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: 1927
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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: 1927
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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: 1992
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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: 2812
FROM THE MAGAZINE: Concerns over capacity to meet heavy lift demand thumbnail image

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: 2885
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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: 2324
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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: 2304
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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: 1723
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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: 1854
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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: 1781
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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: 1627

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