Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Heavy Lift Across the World

Huisman and ATC develop offshore training

Huisman and Australasian Training Company (ATC) have signed a cooperation agreement for the development of offshore crane training packages in Singapore.

The companies will offer training packages for offshore crane operators, riggers and crane inspectors as well as provide competency assurance solutions.

With this partnership, Huisman and ATC claim they are the only parties offering American API RP2D and Spec 2C training courses for crane operators, riggers and inspectors in Singapore.

Nuphar Notschaele, managing director of Huisman Far East Services, said: “ATC Offshore and Huisman Far East Services have recognised that individuals and organisations require certification and qualifications in accordance with multiple international standards and regulatory bodies.

“We understand the challenges in obtaining certification for personnel and the complexities of logistics, especially when required to attend multiple locations and training providers to undertake, obtain or re-validate existing licensing and qualifications. As a multinational training provider we will act as a ‘one stop shop’ for the qualifications required”.

Public courses offered in Singapore make use of real Huisman cranes or cranes from SMST, a Huisman-affiliated company.

www.huismanequipment.com

www.atcoffshore.com

www.smstequipment.com

Heavy Lift | News

Port of Newcastle strengthens team thumbnail image

Port of Newcastle strengthens team

June 4 - The Port of Newcastle in Australia has appointed Glenn Thornton as executive manager projects, and Paul Brown as executive manager business development.
Views: 453
WAST handles boom move with Scheuerle thumbnail image

WAST handles boom move with Scheuerle

June 4 - Australia’s WA Specialised Transport (WAST) has moved a 200-ton (181.4-tonne) boom, manufactured by thyssenkrupp for a bucket wheel reclaimer, using Scheuerle axle lines.
Views: 548
Tadano opens Brisbane office thumbnail image

Tadano opens Brisbane office

June 3 - Tadano Oceania has opened a 14,000-sq m head office in the Brisbane suburb of Lytton, Australia.
Views: 493
Flinders prepares for Konecranes delivery thumbnail image

Flinders prepares for Konecranes delivery

May 29 - Flinders Port Holdings will take delivery of a Konecranes Gottwald Model 6 mobile harbour crane at its facilities in Port Adelaide, Australia during August.
Views: 986

Heavy Lift Across The World

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