Topic: Heavy-lift

Jumbo lifts heaviest cargo ever

Heavy-lift vessel Jumbo Kinetic has set a new lift record within the Dutch shipping company. The vessel lifted a wash tower weighing 1,929 tonnes for a new ethylene plant of Jubail United Petrochemical Company in...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Mammoet buys ALE

Mammoet has acquired ALE Heavy Lift, reinforcing its position as the world leader in heavy lift and heavy transport solutions. The companies did not disclose details of the agreement yet. Mammoet has stated that “no further...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Mammoet expands Terneuzen terminal

Mammoet has upgraded the lifting capacity at its multi-purpose terminal in Terneuzen, the Netherlands. The Dutch heavy lift specialist has installed one its MTC 15 terminal cranes to increase heavy lift capabilities and make the...Read more
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‘Always worry about performance’

‘Always worry about performance.’ Words of advice from the late Hans Kahn, who founded Jumbo Maritime back 1968. In honour of their founding father Jumbo Maritime has released a tribute video in which Dutch heavy weights...Read more
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SAL Heavy Lift transports entire bridge

SAL Heavy Lift delivered an entire bridge from China to Norway where it will be used to connect the municipalities of Steinkjer and Malm, crossing the Beitstadfjorden. The bridge will make travelling between northern parts of...Read more
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‘Was Hansa Heavy Lift too specialised?’

Was Hansa Heavy Lift too specialised? This question asks market analyst Susan Oatway of Drewry now that the bankrupt shipping line is selling off its ships in order to settle outstanding bills. The Hamburg-based shipping line...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers