ALE receives safety award for turret system move

ALE receives safety award for turret system move

ALE has been selected as the best safety performer working at the Port of Tanjung Pelepas, Malaysia. After weighing, transporting and loading-out a 3,702t turret mooring system at the port in Johor, the client …
May 22, 2018 /  Curious
AAL triumphs again at AFLAS Awards

AAL triumphs again at AFLAS Awards

AAL, one of the world’s leading global breakbulk and heavy lift operators, has been named ‘Best Shipping Line – Project Cargo’ at the prestigious 2018 Asian Freight, Logistics and Supply Chain …
May 18, 2018 /  Curious
Boskalis creates new horizon in heavy marine transport

Boskalis creates new horizon in heavy marine transport

Boskalis is about to set a new record and create another new horizon. The BOKA Vanguard, the world's largest semi-submersible heavy lift vessel of Boskalis, is currently getting ready to load a 90,000 ton Floating …
May 2, 2018 /  Curious
THORCO PROJECTS: Increasing the lifting capacity

THORCO PROJECTS: Increasing the lifting capacity

In the first quarter of 2018, THORCO PROJECTS has already added several heavy lift vessels to its fleet, ranging from 12,000 to 25,000 DWT. Today THORCO PROJECTS announces that it will additionally increase the lifting …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Curious
The first Johan Sverdrup topside installed

The first Johan Sverdrup topside installed

Yesterday the last module of the Johan Sverdrup riser platform was lifted into place. With this, the first of four topsides of the next North Sea giant has been installed. “It’s a special feeling to see …
Apr 26, 2018 /  Curious
SAL Heavy Lift announces brand new regular service linking Africa with North Europe, the Arabian Gulf and Indian sub-Continent

SAL Heavy Lift announces brand new regular service linking Africa with North Europe, the Arabian Gulf and Indian sub-Continent

SAL Heavy Lift announces a brand new regular service linking West, South and East Africa with North Europe, the Arabian Gulf and Indian sub-Continent. Caption: SAL's general cargo ship Frauke - Image courtesy of …
Mar 28, 2018 /  Curious
WATCH: New cranes arrive at The Northwest Seaport Alliance

WATCH: New cranes arrive at The Northwest Seaport Alliance

Once the Zhen Hua 28 docked at Pier 4 last week, it was time to do some heavy lifting. With the help of a team from Port of Tacoma, ZPMC, Harbor Industrial, ILWU Local 23 and Husky Terminal, SCPA successfully offloaded …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Curious
MC-Class vessels incorporated in BigLift fleet

MC-Class vessels incorporated in BigLift fleet

It is well-known that at the end of 2017 BigLift Shipping ended the cooperation with RollDock for the management of the MC-Class vessels. Since January 1, the two BigLift-owned MC Class vessels are part of the BigLift …
Mar 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Blue Water Shipping secures forwarding contract in Singapore

Blue Water Shipping secures forwarding contract in Singapore

The contract secured by Blue Water Shipping runs for a two-year period with an option for an additional year. The scope of work includes project coordination, collection, export packing, customs declaration, …
Mar 2, 2018 /  Curious
Hansa Heavy Lift transports huge shiploader from Belgium to Angola (Video)

Hansa Heavy Lift transports huge shiploader from Belgium to Angola (Video)

Hansa Heavy Lift has safely transported a huge shiploader, with the largest unit weighing 513 metric tonnes and measuring a total of 65,480 cbm, from Antwerp, Belgium to Namibe, Angola. The shiploader was transported …
Feb 12, 2018 /  Vessels