Wednesday, June 20, 2012
Blog

Ship Photos of The Day: Massive Cranes Navigate Baltimore Bridges

With onlookers gazing and traffic halted, the Zen Hua 13 heavy lift ship, loaded with four of the world’s largest gantry cranes, made its way up the Chesapeake Bay, under...

June 20, 2012
Total Views: 20

Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Giant Cranes To Stop Traffic On Giant Bridge

Of all the ships in world trade some prefer the sleek lines of a ocean liner while others prefer the mighty aircraft carrier or battleship but both vessels are too...

June 19, 2012
Total Views: 11

Sunday, March 11, 2012
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Engineering News

Hyundai Mipo and STX Receive New Shipbuilding Orders

Hyundai Mipo has reportedly won a $198 million newbuild order from an undisclosed European client for 4 platform supply vessels.  The report from the Thai News Agency is via a...

March 11, 2012
Total Views: 3

Saturday, July 3, 2010
Interesting

How Does Heavy Lift Work?

rigzone.com brings us this look into how heavy lift works? With major drilling and production facilities located offshore, the oil and gas industry must rely on an efficient and safe...

July 3, 2010
Total Views: 1

Wednesday, September 2, 2009
Uncategorized

Oleg Strashnov Heavy Lift – Interesting Ship Of The Week

IHC Merwede has announced that the launch of the heavy lift vessel Oleg Strashnov for Seaway Heavy Lifting that took place on 22 August 2009, at the IHC Merwede Offshore...

September 2, 2009
Total Views: 93

Friday, March 13, 2009
Uncategorized

Left Coast Lifter – Biggest floating crane ever to hit the West Coast arrives in San Francisco

Image via sfexaminer.com A massive 328-foot crane arrived in San Francisco Bay last week to start working on the Bay Bridge’s eastern span project.  The crane, called the “Left Coast...

March 13, 2009
Total Views: 44

Tuesday, January 27, 2009
Ports

Two Super-Post Panamax Cranes Arrive in Port of Tacoma

Photo Courtesy: Port of Tacoma Yesterday, the Port of Tacoma saw the arrival of two new cranes headed for the Washington United Terminal on the Blair Waterway. The two Super-Post...

January 27, 2009
Total Views: 10

Sunday, February 3, 2008
Incidents

Beached In Rotterdam – Zhen Hua Heavy Lift Crane Ship

Photo By Gerard Stolk Shipspotters (via Fred Fry‘s Discoverer Entry) brings us Zhen Hua 10 Stranded on Beach near Rotterdam! We detailed the sister ship Zhen Hua 5 ship in...

February 3, 2008
Total Views: 34

Friday, November 30, 2007
Uncategorized

Ship of the Day – Saipem 7000

Ship of the Day brings us the Saipem 7000; Today’s SotD is world’s second largest crane vessel Saipem 7000 (IMO: 8501567, Port of Registry: Nassau, Bahama’s) with a lifting capacity...

November 30, 2007
Total Views: 104