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Jumbo delivers critical items for Habshan 5

August 23 - Jumbo Shipping recently completed three shipments for the Habshan 5 Process Plant Project near Abu Dhabi. These shipments executed by Jumbo Javelin and Jumbo Jubilee included some of the heaviest and largest items ever transported by Jumbo.

The JGC-Tecnimont joint venture contracted Jumbo for the transport of the main items for the Habshan 5 Process Plant Project. These items were manufactured in Korea and shipped from the ports of Masan and Ulsan to the port of Abu Dhabi (UAE). The first shipment was a full shipload of almost 26,000 cu m including two demethanisers each weighing 830 tonnes and measuring 99 x 8 x 9 m.

Thereafter Jumbo Jubilee and Jumbo Javelin, each with a lifting capacity of 2 x 900 tonnes, transported two HP absorbers, the heaviest of which was 1,750 tonnes and measured 55 x 8 x 8.5 m

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Fire outbreak at US port

June 5 - A fire broke out aboard Höegh Autoliners’ ro-ro vessel Höegh Xiamen yesterday (June 4) at Blount Island, Jacksonville, USA; there are no injuries to any of the 21 crew members, who have all been evacuated from the vessel.
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Intradco charters AN-225

June 5 - Intradco Global, in collaboration with GTA GSM, charted the Antonov AN-225 freighter aircraft to transport nearly 1,000 cu m of medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE).
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Pacific Osprey returns to service 

June 5 - Swire Blue Ocean’s (SBO) wind farm installation vessel Pacific Osprey has returned to service following the installation of its extended crane boom in Denmark. 
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