Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Heavy Lift Across the World

More North Sea contracts for ASCO

September 10 - Oil and gas logistics specialist, ASCO, has been awarded four contracts worth a combined value of approximately GBP30 million to provide logistics services to oil and gas operators, Mobil North Sea LLC, Total E&P UK Ltd, Chevron North Sea L

The contracts, two of which are for five years, one for three years and one for one well respectively, all with options to extend, encompass the provision of a fully managed logistics service for all of ExxonMobil's UK assets including marine, quayside and warehouse operations as well as freight forwarding services. For Total, ESCO will provide warehouse, yard and quayside logistics services. For Chevron, shorebase services and related support services for UK offshore activities associated with drilling, production and logistics operations will be provided. For Nippon, shorebase and marine support services in support of drilling operations will be supplied. 

"The award of these contracts demonstrates our continued focus on providing an efficient, safe integrated logistics service that adds value to our customers' business in the challenging arena of the North Sea," said Walter Robertson, ASCO's European managing director. 

ESCO has long standing relationships with ExxonMobil and Total; but Chevron North Sea Limited and Nippon Oil Exploration and Production UK are new clients.

Heavy Lift | News

West P&I to acquire NMI stake thumbnail image

West P&I to acquire NMI stake

February 24 - West of England P&I Club has signed an agreement to acquire a significant stake in Nordic Marine Insurance (NMI).
Views: 274
Camperi joins Tadano in Italy thumbnail image

Camperi joins Tadano in Italy

February 21 - Tadano has appointed Davide Camperi to lead the Demag business, sales and service efforts in the Italian market.
Views: 650
Laso begins Alecrim-Urze wind farm project thumbnail image

Laso begins Alecrim-Urze wind farm project

February 20 - Laso Transportes has been tasked with the transport of several wind energy components for the Alecrim-Urze wind farm in Paúl da Serra, on the island of Madeira.
Views: 642

Heavy Lift Across The World

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