Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

ALE successfully skid two cranes

October 5 - Ale Heavylift Austral has successfully skidded two Liebherr cranes each weighing 869 tonnes a total distance of 120 m in Buenos Aires port using the SS150 skidding system with eight skidshoes.

The port's newly acquired cranes were skidded from the assembly area to the their working quayside location.

ALE also executed an additional manoeuvre at the same port, when another crane was skidded 120 m inland for maintenance. It was jacked up using climbing jacks to repair its bogies. Once modified, it was skidded back to the dockside and installed on its original position.

Heavy Lift | News

Port of Açu names José Firmo as CEO thumbnail image

Port of Açu names José Firmo as CEO

September 16 - The port of Açu – a privately owned industrial complex in São João da Barra, Brazil – has appointed José Firmo as its ceo, effective November 1.
Views: 156
MIS moves engine across Oman thumbnail image

MIS moves engine across Oman

September 13 - Muscat International Shipping & Logistics (MIS) has transported a 140-ton (127-tonne) Wärtsilä engine from a power station in Khasab to Duqm, Oman.
Views: 550
XLP gathers in Dubai thumbnail image

XLP gathers in Dubai

September 13 - Almost 160 delegates from around the world gathered in Dubai last week for the XLProjects (XLP) annual general meeting (AGM).
Views: 419

Heavy Lift Across The World

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