Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Heavy Lift Across the World

Yamal LNG comes ashore

October 4 - Mammoet has offloaded the last modules of the first of three liquefaction trains being developed at the Yamal LNG facility on the Yamal peninsular in Russia.

Mammoet reports that the modules had been arriving over the last two years and adds that the first of three liquefaction trains is now in its commissioning phase.

Many shipping lines, including RedBox Energy Services, have been involved in the transport of 150 modules from Asia to the facility in Sabetta.

Located in the Arctic, one of the project's greatest challenges has been the extreme weather conditions, with RedBox deploying its two ice-breaking vessels, capable of navigating year round above the Arctic Circle, to transport some of the modules.

Mammoet says the offloading operations were executed in temperatures ranging from 35ºC during the Arctic summer, to 40ºC in the winter months.

In the coming months, Mammoet will install the remaining modules that are currently in storage at Yamal.

Yamal LNG, operated by a joint venture of Novatek, Total, CNPC and Silk Road Fund, is expected to be completed in 2019.

 

www.mammoet.com

Heavy Lift | News

Odyssey begins epic move thumbnail image

Odyssey begins epic move

April 6 - S7 Space called on the project logistics industry to help relocate its Odyssey launch platform, part of the Sea Launch project, from the USA to the port of Slavyanka in Primorsky Krai, Russia.
Views: 1950
Barrus handles wind shipment thumbnail image

Barrus handles wind shipment

March 17 - Barrus Projects has delivered wind turbine blades for the Kochubeevskaya wind farm in Russia. 
Views: 2033

Heavy Lift Across The World

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