United Heavy Transport, Dongbang forge strategic alliance

Germany’s maritime transport provider United Heavy Transport and South Korean transportation firm Dongbang Transport Logistics have joined forces in a new strategic alliance combining their respective strengths.

United Heavy Transport

The duo has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) symbolizing the integration of UHT’s heavy lift expertise and Dongbang’s know-how of open deck carrier operations.

“In this strategic alliance, UHT in conjunction with United Engineering Solutions GmbH and Dongbang unite their strengths, combining Heavy Lift Vessels (HLV) expertise with Heavy Transport Vessels (HTV). The MOU is more than a signature; it’s a commitment to a shared vision of enduring cooperation, delivering fully integrated maritime project management solutions for modular marine transportation,” Andreas Rolner, UHT managing director, said.

As explained, the agreement outlines a focused strategy for collaboration on major projects. This strategic approach enhances synergies and provides complementary benefits, ensuring the partnership’s resilience and adaptability in a dynamic industry.

“UHT and Dongbang’s collaboration is grounded in a strategic vision, backed by UHT’s project management proficiency and Dongbang’s open deck carrier operations acumen. The focused strategy outlined in the agreement not only enhances synergies but positions this alliance as a resilient force, adapting dynamically in the industry,” Kris Bae, Dongbang managing director, commented.