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  • 13 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    Designed for high-capacity forklifts, reach stackers and container handlers operating in ports, harbours and other freight terminals, FB Chain’s robust SuperEndurance chain offers a superior service life over standard heavy-duty leaf chain – helping boost uptime and profitability. Manoeuvring extreme loads safely in damp, corrosive environments makes port material handling among the toughest of leaf […]

  • 16 August 2018

    Container handling capacity is projected to increase by 260 million TEU until 2023, developing more in line with demand.

  • 4 March 2019
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Sparrows Cable and Pipe Lay Solutions (CPLS) division said it has more than doubled its business during 2018 thanks to an upsurge in activity in the renewables market. This included the delivery of its largest renewables project to date as part of three contracts awarded through VBMS; DEME Offshore, formerly known as Tideway; and DeepOcean. […]

  • 31 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    SMIT announced the addition of a further two large vessels to its anchor handling tug fleet. Union Sovereign and Union Princess are rated at 180 tonnes bollard pull. The vessels are managed from SMIT’s Antwerp office and are manned by well trained, highly experienced crews with excellent SHE-Q records. These powerful anchorhandling/tugs are ideal for: […]

  • 13 April 2017
    Business & Finance

    Indian shipping corporation Essar Shipping Ltd (ESL) has reported a strong operational performance with a 22% growth in cargo handling in  fiscal year 2016-17. During this period, the company’s fourteen-vessel fleet also grew its capacity utilisation to 94% from 80% seen in the same period a year earlier. The strong performance comes on the back […]

  • 9 June 2015

    Dudgeon Offshore Wind Limited has awarded a contract to Granada Material Handling Ltd to design , manufacture, deliver and commission 1 davit crane unit for the  operations and maintenance facility in Great Yarmouth. The Granada ‘Python’ crane unit has been specifically designed for the Dudgeon offshore wind farm and the challenging marine environment in which […]

  • 23 May 2013

    Colfax Fluid Handling, a business of Colfax Corporation, has been awarded a contract as the exclusive supplier of hydraulic pumps for a ship capable of lifting the topside structures from offshore platforms. With a lifting capacity of up to 48,000 t, the ship will remove topsides in one piece and transport them to land for […]

  • 25 July 2013
    Business & Finance

    Terminal de Contenidors de Barcelona (TCB), belonging to Grup Marítim TCB, completed handling of the ship CMA CGM Effingham from the line operated by the shipping companies CMA CGM and Maersk Line. With a total of 3,784 loading and unloading movements carried out between 19 and 20 July, the work sets an all-time record in […]

  • 2 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Oceanteam Solutions has recently signed a contract regarding the supply of a 5300T turntable, a loading tower and auxiliary equipment on a barge for the storage and multiple loadouts of subsea cables in the Netherlands. Furthermore, Oceanteam will accommodate a professional cable handling crew that will assist during the cable loadouts. For this newly awarded […]

  • 5 April 2018
    Business & Finance

    ETF: Undisclosed shipping lines have attempted to conduct self-handling in a number of Italian ports.

  • 14 July 2014
    Business & Finance

    Container volumes at the Commercial Port of Vladivostok, part of Russian transport group FESCO, have reached a new record in June, the group said.   The port’s monthly container throughput hit a record high of 47,770 TEUs, or a 22% gain on the previous record box volume handled in November 2013 (46,46 TEUs). During January-July […]

  • 1 December 2015
    Business & Finance

    Six new type very large gas carriers (VLGCs), as well as two conventional VLGCs, and three medium gas carriers (MGCs), will be equipped with complete Wärtsilä gas cargo handling systems. Wärtsilä said that the systems minimise the time the carriers need to be docked at the gas terminals, thereby reducing the operational costs. The contracts for […]

  • 18 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    Smulders has awarded a major contract to Granada Material Handling Ltd (GMH) to design, manufacture, deliver and commission 67 davit crane units for the Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm. One ‘Python’ crane unit will be fitted to each of the 67 transition piece platforms. Mark Sidwell, director of Granada Material Handling Ltd, added: “We are extremely […]

  • 16 April 2012
    Business & Finance

    At the weekend, a container ship with a carrying capacity of 13,000 standard containers (TEU) was handled at Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG’s (HHLA) Container Terminal Altenwerder (CTA) for the first time. The Hyundai Together, owned by the South Korean shipping company Hyundai, will operate on Loop 4 between Asia and Europe. This is a […]

  • 25 April 2008

    The deal is for a newly built Skandi TBN AH 04 CD vessel, developed by Aker Yards. The contract has three one-year extension options. The new boat is scheduled for delivery from the shipyard in December 2009, but will likely go out on the spot market for a few months before starting its contract with […]

  • 3 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Manila International Container Terminal (MICT), operated by the International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), has started implementing a vehicle appointment system called Terminal Appointment Booking System (TABS) an electronic platform for booking containers in the two international ports of Manila. TABS is designed to optimize the entry and exit of containerized cargo to and from MICT, […]

  • 3 September 2015
    Business & Finance

    The Manila International Container Terminal (MICT), operated by the International Container Terminal Services, Inc. (ICTSI), has started implementing a vehicle appointment system called Terminal Appointment Booking System (TABS) an electronic platform for booking containers in the two international ports of Manila. TABS is designed to optimize the entry and exit of containerized cargo to and from MICT, […]

  • 28 June 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Granada Handling has contracted Hutchinson Engineering for davit crane fabrication for the Moray East offshore wind farm in the UK. Granada Material Handling secured a contract by Engie Fabricom in March to provide davit cranes for the substations of the Moray East and Triton Knoll offshore wind projects. Shortly after, the UK company won a […]

  • 9 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Cargotec has appointed Markku Oja as Vice President, Real Estate Management. He will be responsible for corporate real estate strategy and implementation. The appointment will be effective as of 1 July 2014. Markku Oja, M.Sc. (Tech.), comes with 20 years of experience in corporate real estate, most recently as General Manager, Real Estate Middle East & […]

  • 28 June 2019
    Project & Tenders

    Granada Handling has contracted Hutchinson Engineering for davit crane fabrication for the Moray East offshore wind farm in the UK. Granada Material Handling secured a contract by Engie Fabricom in March to provide davit cranes for the substations of the Moray East and Triton Knoll offshore wind projects. Shortly after, the UK company won a […]

  • 5 December 2013
    Business & Finance

    Heerema Marine Contractors’ new state-of-the-art Anchor Handling Tug Kolga was christened at Estación Maritima in Vigo (Sp) yesterday. The christening was performed by Ms Caroline Heerema. Kolga is the sister tug of Bylgia which was christened last June. Both Kolga and Bylgia were designed and built by Astilleros Armon Vigo, S.A. to replace HMC’s aging […]

  • 17 February 2020
    Business & Finance

    HHLA closed the 2019 financial year with a rise in both its container throughput and revenue.