DEME’s giant, next-generation installation vessel ‘Orion’ launched in China

DEME’s giant, next-generation installation vessel ‘Orion’ launched in China

In a spectacular ceremony DEME’s next generation, giant new offshore installation vessel Orion was successfully launched at the COSCO Qidong shipyard in China on November 21. ‘Orion’ will feature …
Nov 23, 2018 /  Vessels
ALE’s agreement with Port of Dundee and OM Heavy Lift increases port service for renewables sector

ALE’s agreement with Port of Dundee and OM Heavy Lift increases port service for renewables sector

ALE has expanded its heavy-lifting services by establishing a non-disclosure agreement with the Port of Dundee and OM Heavy Lift to provide the full service of port operations. ALE, the global heavy-lifting …
Nov 21, 2018 /  Curious
OOS International’s new SSCV OOS Serooskerke undocked from Chinese dry dock

OOS International’s new SSCV OOS Serooskerke undocked from Chinese dry dock

OOS International’s newbuild semi-submersible heavy lift crane vessel (SSCV) OOS Serooskerke was undocked from China Merchants Heavy Industry (CMHI) dry dock on September 27, 2018. According to the Company, the …
Oct 5, 2018 /  Vessels
Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

Hansa Heavy Lift moves fully assembled Liebherr cranes from Ireland to the UK

The shipment caps off more than a dozen projects HANSA HEAVY LIFT has carried out for Liebherr Container Cranes Ltd since 2011. HANSA HEAVY LIFT has successfully transported two fully-assembled ship-to-shore (STS) …
Sep 26, 2018 /  Curious
German heavy lift expert Combi Lift completes first project phase well ahead of schedule

German heavy lift expert Combi Lift completes first project phase well ahead of schedule

German heavy lift expert Combi Lift has successfully completed the first phase of the Gazprom Amur Gas Processing Plant Project in Russia. The last cargo was delivered to Svobodny one month before the last contractual …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Curious
KONGSBERG to supply integrated technology for new heavy lift crane vessel

KONGSBERG to supply integrated technology for new heavy lift crane vessel

Kongsberg Maritime has secured an USD 13 million contract to equip a new heavy-lift crane vessel for Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) with an appropriately innovative technology suite. Options exist for a further three …
Sep 25, 2018 /  Vessels
Van Oord completes successful execution of offshore test of innovative new installation technology

Van Oord completes successful execution of offshore test of innovative new installation technology

The Carbon Trust and Fistuca, in conjunction with industry partners (E.ON, EDPR,  EnBW, Equinor, Ørsted, Shell, Sif, SSE, Van Oord, and Vattenfall) have announced the successful completion of the offshore …
Sep 4, 2018 /  Vessels
Jumbo safely installs CNIV module on ERHA FPSO in Nigeria

Jumbo safely installs CNIV module on ERHA FPSO in Nigeria

The Jumbo Javelin and her team have successfully installed a 100t Calcium Nitrate Injection Vessel (CNIV) module on the ERHA FPSO offshore Nigeria for Mobil Producing Nigeria (MPN). Mobilisation For this assignment, …
Jul 30, 2018 /  Curious
Ulstein redefines heavy lifting - OHT sets new benchmark in offshore heavy transport and installation

Ulstein redefines heavy lifting - OHT sets new benchmark in offshore heavy transport and installation

Norway based Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) is set to enter the offshore renewables and installation market with a unique new heavy lift transport and installation vessel, a customised ULSTEIN Alfa Lift design developed …
Jul 18, 2018 /  Vessels
Johan Sverdrup drilling topside sailaway on board Pioneering Spirit

Johan Sverdrup drilling topside sailaway on board Pioneering Spirit

The Johan Sverdrup drilling topside is now sailing from the Aibel yard in Haugesund on its way to the North Sea. The topside is the first, and biggest, structure to be completed and 85-percent fully tested onshore before …
May 31, 2018 /  Vessels