Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Heavy Lift Across the World

Multiple cargoes for Parandowski

Chipolbrok’s multipurpose vessel Parandowski has called at the ports of Antwerp, Belgium and Hamburg, Germany to load heavy and oversized cargoes.

Cargoes included components for a steel sheet factory in India; power plant equipment, with unit weights between 80 tonnes and 136 tonnes, also destined for India; and a 150-tonne reactor.

The reactor, according to Chipolbrok, required special handling as it was equipped with fragile valves on the surface and contained nitrogen gas. “Any wrong grip would have had a disastrous impact and potentially caused the gas to blow out,” added Chipolbrok.

Cable drums bound for Jeddah and a complete beverage bottling plant destined for the Philippines were also loaded on Parandowski before it departed to Ferrol in Spain.

24 wind turbine blades, weighing 22 tonnes each, filled the remaining space on the vessel. The blades will be discharged in Aqaba, Jordan.

Before passing the Suez Canal, the vessel also called at Izmir in Turkey, where equipment for a cement factory was loaded.

Parandowski is now heading to ports in the Middle East, India, Singapore, Philippines, China and South Korea.

Once all cargoes have been discharged, the vessel will begin its westbound route to the USA and Europe.

chipolbrok.com.pl

Heavy Lift | News

FLS completes door-to-door delivery thumbnail image

FLS completes door-to-door delivery

May 26 - Dubai-based Fleet Line Shipping (FLS) has delivered several crane components from Shanghai, China to Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Views: 1120
CSS progresses in Bahrain thumbnail image

CSS progresses in Bahrain

May 25 - Consolidated Shipping Services (CSS) has coordinated the transportation of over-dimensional and general cargoes from Khalifa Bin Salman port in Bahrain to an inland project site.
Views: 1073
Adelte ships to Dubai thumbnail image

Adelte ships to Dubai

May 21 - Two seaport passenger boarding bridges, manufactured in Spain by Adelte, have been loaded on dship Carriers' multipurpose vessel, Keith, for onward transportation to Dubai Cruise Terminal.
Views: 1444

Heavy Lift Across The World

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