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  • 4 May 2020
    Heavy lifting, Vessels

    A heavy-lift crane installed on the offshore installation vessel Orion has collapsed while undergoing load tests at the Liebherr construction yard in Rostock, Germany. Several persons reportedly suffered minor injuries in the incident, DEME Group said. The Orion is under construction and is owned by COSCO (QIDONG) OFFSHORE CO., LTD. COSCO is expected to deliver […]

  • 15 April 2020
    Business & Finance, Heavy lifting, Market outlooks, Outlook & strategy

    Multipurpose and heavy-lift shipping is facing numerous uncertainties and is most likely to see a stagnation over the coming period, according to the UK-based consultancy Drewry. The market outlook is heavily reliant on the timing of the global economic recovery from the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. Nevertheless, several other factors are impacting the market, […]

  • 26 August 2019
    Business & Finance

    NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers, part of NYK, orders two next-generation energy-saving heavy-lift vessels in China. 

  • 5 March 2019
    Business & Finance

    The West Coast’s largest container cranes will be capable of serving two 18,000-TEU container ships at the same time.

  • 25 September 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Kongsberg Maritime has secured a contract by Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) to equip a new heavy-lift crane vessel currently under construction at China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI).

  • 6 September 2018
    Business & Finance

    Chinese heavy-lift vessel Tian En crossed the Polar Silk Road for the first time.

  • 7 June 2018

    German marine transportation specialist United Heavy Lift has said it has taken the management of a new the newly built DP2 Deck Carrier Vessel, MV Zhi Xian Zhi Xing from Shanghai-based Zhixian Transportation.

  • 8 February 2018
    Business & Finance

    If all goes well the building of Amazing Grace could commence in three to four years.

  • 30 August 2017

    Global heavy-lift specialist ALE has signed a deal with steel constructor VDS Staalbouw (VDS) in Flushing, The Netherlands, to store equipment at its yard. ALE said on Wednesday that this gave it a local footprint in the Zeeland area of The Netherlands and made it easier to work with the local companies. The yard facility […]

  • 29 March 2017
    Equipment, Infrastructure

    ALE Heavy Lift, a UK-based heavy-lift and transportation specialist, has performed what it claims to be the world’s heaviest commercial lift using a land based mobile crane. The company made the achievement whilst executing an FPSO (Floating Production, Storage and Offloading) integration project in Brazil. ALE used its AL.SK350 crane to lift the M9 module, weighing […]

  • 20 September 2016
    Exploration & Production

    A Transocean semi-submersible drilling rig that had run aground on a beach in Scotland recently, might soon leave the UK. Namely, the semi-submersible heavy lift vessel Hawk, set to lift the rig and take it away, has reached the Scottish waters and is on its way to transport the now-anchored Transocean Winner drilling rig from the Isle […]

  • 16 March 2016
    Business & Finance

    Dutch heavy-lift specialist RollDock Shipping B.V., part of the Roll Group, confirmed the purchase of the MV RollDock Sky. This is the third semi-submersible multipurpose heavy lift vessel bought from Larsen & Toubro India and the latest fleet addition is slated to go directly into service after some upgrades. After RollDock and L&T ended their cooperation […]

  • 7 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Texas-based shipping company specializing in transport of project, breakbulk and heavylift cargo, Intermarine, LLC, is adding six Ecolift F900 vessels to the company’s Fleet of the Future. The 13,300 DWT vessels feature two cranes with a combined lifting capacity of up to 900 metric tons. “The vessels are an efficient upgrade to our existing bridge-forward […]

  • 7 October 2015
    Business & Finance

    Texas-based shipping company specializing in transport of project, breakbulk and heavylift cargo, Intermarine, LLC, is adding six Ecolift F900 vessels to the company’s Fleet of the Future. The 13,300 DWT vessels feature two cranes with a combined lifting capacity of up to 900 metric tons. “The vessels are an efficient upgrade to our existing bridge-forward […]

  • 1 October 2015

    Multi-purpose heavy lift vessel Lena J hit a bridge on Wednesday while en route from Montreal to Colborne in the Saint Lawrence Seaway. “At approximately 12 noon on Wednesday, September 30, the vessel Lena J came into contact with Bridge 19 in Port Colborne, Ontario, which spans the Welland Canal. The cause of this incident is […]

  • 1 October 2015

    Multi-purpose heavy lift vessel Lena J hit a bridge on Wednesday while en route from Montreal to Colborne in the Saint Lawrence Seaway. “At approximately 12 noon on Wednesday, September 30, the vessel Lena J came into contact with Bridge 19 in Port Colborne, Ontario, which spans the Welland Canal. The cause of this incident is […]

  • 15 May 2015
    Equipment

    Asian Lift, a joint venture between Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) and Smit Singapore, a member of the Boskalis Group of Companies, has named today, May 15, 2015, the Asian Hercules III.  According to the company, the Asian Hercules III is the largest and most versatile heavy-lift sheerlegs of its kind in the world. […]

  • 1 May 2015
    Business & Finance

    DONG Energy Wind Power A/S has issued a call for tenders for heavy-lift vessel services for its Borkum Riffgrund 2 offshore wind farm in the German sector of the North Sea. The work will consist of two lots. Lot 1 includes the transport and installation of a jacket and piles for the wind farm’s offshore substation and […]

  • 2 April 2015
    Business & Finance

    A newly-established heavy-lift shipping and project transportation company named United Heavy Lift has entered the maritime market aiming to tap into the growing demand for heavy-lift transport. The company was founded in February 2015 by Lars Rolner, who previously held various executive positions in the heavy lift industry for over 30 years, and has officially been launched […]

  • 18 March 2015
    Business & Finance

    Shaghai-listed COSCO Shipping Co., Ltd. (Coscol) has placed an order for two additional 28,000 dwt heavy lift ships with Shanghai Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding. The order forms part of a previously inked contract for 4+2 28,000 DWT heavy lift ships, with the order for four firm units confirmed in January. The quartet is slated to start  joining Coscol’s heavy-lift […]

  • 25 February 2015
    Equipment

    FKAB China has informed that the MV Zhen Hua 7, the semi-submersible heavy lift vessel (SSHLV) converted from an aframax tanker, has completed various trials and tests and is now on its way to Africa for cargo operation. FKAB conducted the conversion design of a 15 years old aframax tanker “Mako” for Chinese ship owner Zhenhua […]

  • 2 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Jumbo Shipping has recently decided to award Huisman a contract for the design and construction of the 2nd Deepwater Deployment System (DDS). This system will be integrated on Jumbo’s DP2 heavy-lift vessel Jumbo Javelin, which is now carrying out the installation of wind turbine transition pieces at the Butendiek offshore wind farm. The integration of the the DDS system […]

  • 2 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Technology

    Jumbo Shipping has recently decided to award Huisman a contract for the design and construction of the 2nd Deepwater Deployment System (DDS). This system will be integrated on Jumbo’s DP2 heavy-lift vessel Jumbo Javelin, which is now carrying out the installation of wind turbine transition pieces at the Butendiek offshore wind farm. The integration of the the DDS system […]

  • 1 May 2014
    Business & Finance

    McDermott International, Inc. has announced that the Derrick Barge 101 was recently mobilized to Indonesia to perform fast-track heavy-lift work for a client offshore Indonesia. “Response time to fast-track work is just one of the key elements to a successful project outcome,” said Hugh Cuthbertson, Vice President and General Manager, Asia Pacific. “Our Project Management […]

  • 1 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    McDermott International, Inc. announced that the Derrick Barge 101 was recently mobilized to Indonesia to perform fast-track heavy-lift work for a client offshore Indonesia. “Response time to fast-track work is just one of the key elements to a successful project outcome,” said Hugh Cuthbertson, Vice President and General Manager, Asia Pacific. “Our Project Management and Offshore Resources teams […]