Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Platforms in place at Johan Sverdrup

Allseas’ installation and decommissioning vessel Pioneering Spirit has lifted the two final topsides at Equinor’s Johan Sverdrup project, offshore Norway.

Photo credit: Equinor

The processing platform and utility living quarter topsides had a combined weight of 44,000 tonnes and were lifted using Pioneering Spirit’s single lift technology.

According to Equinor, it took three days to lift the last four pieces of the project; the final flare stack and the bridge that links the processing platform to the drilling platform were lifted into place by Heerema Marine Contractors’ (HMC) heavy lift vessel Thialf during the same period.

At 26,000 tonnes, the processing platform installation was the heaviest single lift ever performed offshore, said Allseas.

allseas.com

www.equinor.com

hmc.heerema.com

Heavy Lift | News

ACS delivers in Japan thumbnail image

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: 63
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: 396
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: 710

Heavy Lift Across The World

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