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ALE raises the bar for lifting at Lisbon

December 18 - ALE Heavylift Ib

For the height increase of six metres , ALE used a lifting gantry with a height capacity of 18 m and 4,500 tonne lift capacity HLS-5000 strand lift units.

The lifting gantry comprised of two transversal, self-stabilising frames, which were connected by 4 x 21.5 m main beams that supported the lifting units. For longitudinal stability, ALE installed two additional stability legs with structures connected to the base of the 100 tonne counter weight.

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Belgian gateways begin merger talks

October 21 - The port authorities of Antwerp and Zeebrugge will start negotiations with regard to a merger between the two gateways.
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Asia Break Bulk adds to fleet

October 21 - Asia Break Bulk (Singapore), an exclusive agent for COLI Schiffahrt and Transport, has added the multipurpose vessel ABB Bentje to its fleet. 
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BNSFL moves transformer trio

October 21 - BNSF Logistics (BNSFL) has transported three 208.8-tonne transformers from the port of Houston to North Liberty, Indiana. 
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Wärtsilä partners with Norsepower

October 21 - Wärtsilä and Norsepower have signed a service cooperation agreement aimed at promoting the use of wind propulsion systems in shipping. 
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