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  • Omega

    Omega Morgan installs autoclave in tight conditions


    USA-based Omega Morgan has replaced and installed an autoclave in Arlington, Washington State.

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    Enerpac adds battery-powered skates


    Equipment manufacturer Enerpac has added an EMLS/EMV series battery-powered machine skate for moving heavy industrial machinery in confined spaces.

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    ​Allelys on the double in eye-catching move


    Allelys has transported a 150-tonne reactor and a 195-tonne transformer in the UK.

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    Allelys’ historic cargo moves


    Allelys has transported two historical boats from the Royal Navy Fleet Air Arm Museum in Yeovilton to the Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower in Gosport in the UK.

  • FROM THE MAGAZINE: Project cargo presses ahead in volatile markets

    Project cargo presses ahead in volatile Canadia market


    Following the shocks of Covid-19 and a plunging oil price, many of Canada’s hydrocarbon projects have been hit hard. However, the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors have been much more steady, writes Gregory DL Morris. 

  • RSS assists with vessel installation

    RSS assists with vessel installation


    Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) provided equipment and personnel to help install a 50-tonne vessel at manufacturing plant in Scotland this month.

  • Midland Pallet expands skate range

    Midland Pallet expands skate range


    Midland Pallet Trucks in the UK has expanded its range of machinery and shifting skates.

  • Merritts plans equipment investment

    Merritts plans equipment investment


    Joseph Merritt Group is investing approximately GBP1.4 million (USD1.8 million) in lifting and transportation equipment as part of an ongoing strategy to expand its services across the UK.

  • News

    B&G skids in Louisiana


    August 21 - B&G Crane Service has removed and replaced five heat exchangers at a project in Calcasieu, Louisiana, USA.

  • News

    PCN quartet proves expertise


    February 19 - Member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Greece and Serbia, Delta Maritime, has coordinated the shipment of two Caterpillar bulldozers from Piraeus port to Ashdod in Israel.

  • News

    CEA bottles up


    December 11 - CEA Projects has completed the delivery, positioning and installation of heavy equipment for a new plastic bottle manufacturing plant in the Hlaing Tharyar district of Yangon, Myanmar.

  • News

    Volga-Dnepr in Suez shipment


    June 15 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a 28-tonne shipment of power station equipment from New York to Cairo, for use in the Suez Canal widening project.

  • News

    SCS hot off the press


    November 28 - SCS Heavy has transported two presses - one from Henriville, France and the second from Rechen, Germany - to the USA, as well as a third press from Germany to China.

  • News

    Presses on the double for SCS


    June 5 - SCS Heavy has disassembled two presses - one in Henriville, France and another one in Renchen, Germany - and subsequently crated and transported both to Dublin, Georgia, via the port of Savannah.

  • News

    SCS in turbine lifting challenge


    May 8 - SCS Heavy Lifts & Transport has arranged the transport, rigging and positioning of a turbine and generator set for Stadtwerke Neum

  • News

    The Friday Flyer


    March 8 - The fact that today is International Women's Day casts a spotlight on the growing number of female managers and executives in the global supply chain.

  • News

    The Friday Flyer - March 1st 2013


    As this is the first day of March, HLPFI staff would like to wish "Dydd Gwyl Dewi Hapu - Happy St David's Day" to all our Welsh speaking readers.

  • News

    The Friday Flyer - February 15th 2013


    HLPFI staff's Valentine's Day present was the launch of a new-look website that we hope will set the agenda for heavy lift and project cargo reporting for years to come.

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    The Friday Flyer


    February 8 - The old adage - talk is cheap - does not seem to apply in the EU's corridors of power in Brussels where agreement is being sought on a trillion-euro budget for the next seven years for the 27-nation union.

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    The Friday Flyer


    February 1 - With just over a week to go before the Chinese New Year, HLPFI staff are beginning to break open the fortune cookies while looking forward to the lion parades near our London HQ.