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Huisman to deliver high-tech offshore mast crane for wind turbine installation in Taiwan

Huisman to deliver high-tech offshore mast crane for wind turbine installation in Taiwan

Huisman, the worldwide provider of step changing technical solutions, announced on Thursday (Jul02) that it has been contracted by …
Jul 6, 2020 / Vessels
Heerema's Heavy Lift Vessel Aegir Experiences Dropfall Incident

Heerema's Heavy Lift Vessel Aegir Experiences Dropfall Incident

On June 15, at 16.42 (local time), Heerema's Heavy Lift Vessel Aegir experienced a dropfall incident off the coast of …
Jun 18, 2020 / Accidents
Van Oord’s heavy lift installation vessel Svanen has arrived at Kriegers Flak wind farm

Van Oord’s heavy lift installation vessel Svanen has arrived at Kriegers Flak wind farm

Van Oord’s heavy lift vessel Svanen has arrived at the Danish Kriegers Flak Offshore Wind field in the Baltic Sea. The Svanen will …
May 11, 2020 / Vessels
Ulstein to convert AEGIR – from deep water construction to offshore heavy lift vessel

Ulstein to convert AEGIR – from deep water construction to offshore heavy lift vessel

Ulstein is known for designing over a dozen of newbuild heavy lift vessels but is also actively involved in vessel conversion and …
Feb 10, 2020 / Vessels
One dead, Five Injured Onboard Heavy Lift Vessel Off Durban

One dead, Five Injured Onboard Heavy Lift Vessel Off Durban

Jonathan Kellerman, NSRI Durban station commander, said:At 09h30, Tuesday, 07th January, NSRI Durban, Netcare 911 ambulance …
Jan 8, 2020 / Accidents
SAL adds three heavy lift vessels to its fleet

SAL adds three heavy lift vessels to its fleet

SAL Heavy Lift announced earlier today that it will expand its fleet with three heavy lift vessels with 800t lifting capacity in …
Dec 17, 2019 / Vessels
Heerema lands second large wind contract in Taiwan

Heerema lands second large wind contract in Taiwan

Another prestigious contract is awarded to Heerema Marine Contractors for an offshore wind project in Taiwan, this time in the …
Aug 9, 2019 / Vessels
Heerema signs first wind project in Taiwan

Heerema signs first wind project in Taiwan

Heerema Marine Contractors has signed a new contract to support the construction of a wind farm project, this time in Taiwan. …
Jul 22, 2019 / Vessels
Boskalis: Unique sighting with Carnival cruise ship on top of the BOKA Vanguard in Freeport, Bahamas (Video)

Boskalis: Unique sighting with Carnival cruise ship on top of the BOKA Vanguard in Freeport, Bahamas (Video)

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) successfully loaded cruise ship Carnival Vista (see also CruiseMapper) on its …
Jul 15, 2019 / Vessels
Boskalis to dry dock Carnival cruise ship on the BOKA Vanguard (Video)

Boskalis to dry dock Carnival cruise ship on the BOKA Vanguard (Video)

Royal Boskalis Westminster N.V. (Boskalis) has been awarded a contract by Carnival Cruise Line to lift cruise ship Carnival …
Jul 3, 2019 / Vessels