HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

HHLA floating crane loads world’s biggest ship propeller onto a vessel at the Port of Hamburg

On Sunday, 16 September, Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) loaded the biggest ship propeller in the world onto a vessel. The “HHLA IV” floating crane brought the gigantic 110-tonne object to the port of …
Sep 17, 2018 /  Curious
Watch: Installation Of World’s Largest Tub Cranes On Vessel “Sleipnir”

Watch: Installation Of World’s Largest Tub Cranes On Vessel “Sleipnir”

Watch the installation of two world’s largest tub cranes on vessel “Sleipnir” with a lifting capacity of 10,000 metric tonnes and a radius of 48 meters. With 220 meters in length and 102 meters in …
Aug 31, 2018 /  Curious
Konecranes to deliver more electric RTGs to Luka Koper in Slovenia

Konecranes to deliver more electric RTGs to Luka Koper in Slovenia

The Port of Koper operator in Slovenia, Luka Koper d.d., has ordered five electric Konecranes RTG cranes. The cranes will be equipped with cable reels featuring an auto plug-in system. They will be delivered in the …
Aug 15, 2018 /  Vessels
Fred. Olsen Windcarrier jack-up Brave Tern completes major crane refit at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier jack-up Brave Tern completes major crane refit at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam

Brave Tern, the 132-metre jack-up operated by Fred. Olsen Windcarrier AS, has completed a major crane refit at Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam. The main operation was the insertion of a 20-metre section into the main boom of …
Aug 9, 2018 /  Vessels
New Cranes Arrive at Port Houston’s Bayport Terminal

New Cranes Arrive at Port Houston’s Bayport Terminal

Multiple crane deliveries to Bayport’s newly constructed wharf reflect $100M investment The arrival of three new 270 foot-tall Super Post-Panamax cranes to Port Houston’s Bayport Container Terminal yesterday …
Aug 8, 2018 /  Curious
Heavy lift crane vessel OOS Gretha placed a 120 ton accommodation module

Heavy lift crane vessel OOS Gretha placed a 120 ton accommodation module

SSCV OOS Gretha, a heavy lift crane vessel of OOS International BV, successfully placed a 120 ton accommodation module onto the P-19, a Petrobras moored platform in Campos Basin, offshore Brazil. Caption: SSCV …
Aug 2, 2018 /  Vessels
Liebherr has won an order to deliver a heavy lift crane

Liebherr has won an order to deliver a heavy lift crane

Liebherr together with the Norwegian companies OHT, Ulstein Design & Solution BV, DNV-GL, as well as Chinese shipyard CMHI, are working to manufacture a unique vessel for applications in the wind energy sector, …
Jul 31, 2018 /  Curious
Next Wave of Crane Deliveries is Underway at Norfolk International Terminals

Next Wave of Crane Deliveries is Underway at Norfolk International Terminals

The heavy-load vessel Happy Buccaneer berthed Monday at Norfolk International Terminals (NIT) with the first group of six rail-mounted gantry cranes (RMGs) that are the centerpieces of the $375 million capacity expansion …
Jul 24, 2018 /  Curious
Largest gantry crane in the Nordic countries delivered to Meyer Turku

Largest gantry crane in the Nordic countries delivered to Meyer Turku

The largest gantry crane in the Nordic countries was delivered yesterday to Meyer Turku shipyard by Finnish Konecranes. Goliath crane will be used to build increasingly large cruise ships at Meyer Turku shipyard …
Jun 20, 2018 /  Curious
Philippines receives its largest port equipment; ICTSI to boost flagship operation with new cranes

Philippines receives its largest port equipment; ICTSI to boost flagship operation with new cranes

International Container Terminal Services, Inc.’s (ICTSI) flagship Manila International Container Terminal (MICT), the Philippines’ leading international trading gateway, is now capable of handling the …
Jun 8, 2018 /  Curious