Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

End in sight for Hansa Heavy Lift

Dr. Christoph Morgen, preliminary insolvency administrator of Hansa Heavy Lift, has confirmed that the Hamburg-headquartered shipping line "will no longer have a business model at its disposal from March 2019 onwards".

The full statement from Dr. Christoph Morgen suggests that the technical business will no longer remain with Hansa Heavy Lift and therefore the company will have no business to operate.

Hansa Heavy Lift filed for insolvency in December, with the Spliethoff Group confirming that it had acquired five vessels from the line's fleet in January of this year.

www.hansaheavylift.com

Heavy Lift | News

Express discharge at the port of Tyne thumbnail image

Express discharge at the port of Tyne

July 17 - Höegh Autoliners has transported five Hitachi TransPennine Express train carriages from Kobe, Japan to the port of Tyne in the UK. 
Views: 61
LDA installs kite system  thumbnail image

LDA installs kite system 

July 16 - Louis Dreyfus Armateurs (LDA) has fitted its ro-ro vessel Ville de Bordeaux with an AirSeas kite system, as it looks to develop the use of wind propulsion technologies.
Views: 446
Gulf of Guinea still piracy hot spot thumbnail image

Gulf of Guinea still piracy hot spot

July 15 - Of the 75 seafarers taken hostage or kidnapped for ransom worldwide this year so far, 62 were captured in the Gulf of Guinea – off the coasts of Nigeria, Guinea, Togo, Benin and Cameroon – according to the International Maritime Bureau (IMB).
Views: 558

Heavy Lift Across The World

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