Topic: Heavy Lift

AAL moves giant “Martian tripods”

PRESS RELEASE – AAL has moved two giant jib cranes from China to Jebel Ali. The company deployed one its largest vessels for the project and still, one of the main modules came within 20...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

UHL confirms takeover of 11 Zeamarine vessels

United Heavy Lift (UHL) has taken over a total of 11 vessels from financially distressed Zeamarine. The German shipping company will take over nine new eco-friendly heavy-lift vessels and two smaller ships on time charter...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Dongbang and Cosco form heavy-lift partnership

Dongbang Transport & Logistics and Cosco Shipping Specialized Carriers have formed a heavy-lift partnership to jointly bid on large-scale projects. The agreement will be valid until December 31, 2022. Under the agreement, the companies will work...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Huisman to deliver giant crane for Bokalift 2

PRESS RELEASE – Boskalis has selected Huisman Equipment to build and deliver the 4,000-tonne mast crane for its new crane vessel Bokalift 2. The offshore contractor announced the construction of the new giant vessel last...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Kalmar develops new heavy-duty forklift

PRESS RELEASE – Kalmar has developed a new forklift solution for heavy loads of up to 54 tons. The Kalmar DCG380-540 is designed to offer the heavy-lifting power typically needed in the stevedoring and metal...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers

Sleipnir’s mighty cranes require mighty parts

Pintsch Bubenzer has installed a new type of brake on the two 10,000-metric ton cranes of Heerema’s Sleipnir, the world’s new largest crane vessel. The manufacturer claims it provides 35% more torque than other brakes...Read more
|Comment|author: Tobias Pieffers