Heavy Lift

Monday, May 11, 2015

Ship Photos of the Day – Dockwise Vanguard Loads Gargantuan Cargo in Rotterdam

Dockwise Vanguard, the world’s most capable semi-submersible heavy lift ship, was in the Port of Rotterdam this weekend to load the Armada Intrepid

May 11, 2015
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Friday, May 8, 2015
Maritime News

Offloading Giant Cranes from a Ship – Here’s How It’s Done [VIDEO]

The arrival of four new Super Post-Panamax container cranes at the Port of Houston had a lot of people wondering exactly how they are going to offload the

May 8, 2015
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Friday, April 17, 2015
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Goliat FPSO Arrives in Hammerfest

ENI Norge’s Goliat FPSO platform arrived in Hammerfest, Norway today following a 63-day, 15,608 nautical mile voyage from South Korea which took her

April 17, 2015
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Wednesday, April 8, 2015
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Maritime News

Stanislav Yudin Prepares For Heavy Lift Project Offshore Venezuela

Seaway Heavy Lifting (SHL) announced today the signing of a new contract with Cardon IV, a 50/50 joint venture between ENI and Repsol, to support the

April 8, 2015
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Tuesday, April 7, 2015
Maritime News

GSI Cuts Steel on COSCO’s Heavy Lift Competitor to the Dockwise Vanguard

COSCO Shipping Company Ltd. (COSCOL) has cut steel on a new semi-submersible heavy lift vessel that once completed will compete head-to-head with the

April 7, 2015
Total Views: 59

Friday, April 3, 2015
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Maritime News

SPOTD: Key Singapore Loaded Up on COSCO’s Xia Zhi Yuan 6

On 30 March, Shelf Drilling’s Key Singapore jack-up drilling rig was loaded on to COSCO Heavy Transport’s 38,000 ton deadweight semi-submersible heavy

April 3, 2015
Total Views: 66

Sunday, March 29, 2015
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Maritime News

Kulluk Drilling Rig Sails Away on COSCO Heavy Lift Transporter [VIDEO]

Ever wondered what happened to the arctic drilling rig Kulluk that ended up on an Alaskan “beach” after she broke away from her tow in January

March 29, 2015
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Friday, March 27, 2015

Time-Lapse Video: SAL Heavy Lift Vessel Loads Eight Damen Tugs

Check out this timelapse video showing the SAL DP1 heavy lift vessel MV Svenja loading up eight Damen tugs using its two 1,000 ton cranes. According to SAL,

March 27, 2015
Total Views: 56

Thursday, March 26, 2015
Maritime News

Heavy Lift Photos: MV Happy Star Delivers Shiploaders to Canada

BigLift’s new MV Happy Star a recently completed the transport of over 3,000 metric tons of loading equipment to the multi-user docks of Sept Iles,

March 26, 2015
Total Views: 192

Tuesday, March 10, 2015
Maritime News

Photos – A Ship Carrying Ships Arrives in Rotterdam

Here are some photos showing a heavy lift ship's arrival in Rotterdam with a cargo of pontoons, barges and tugboats from

March 10, 2015
Total Views: 18

Friday, February 27, 2015
hyundai heavy crane barge

Hyundai Heavy’s New 10,000 Ton Capacity Crane Vessel Completed

Yeongam, South Korea-based Hyundai Samho Heavy Industries (HSHI), an affiliate of Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI), announced today the completion of the

February 27, 2015
Total Views: 1406

Wednesday, February 25, 2015
Maritime News

Seafarers Crushed in Heavy Lift Accident at Port Hedland

Two seafarers were seriously injured this week at Western Australia's Port Hedland after being crushed in an accident aboard a heavy lift

February 25, 2015
Total Views: 229

Thursday, February 19, 2015
Maritime News

Rambiz 4000 – Unique Self-Propelled Crane Ship Ordered by Scaldis

Antwerp’s Scaldis Salvage & Marine Contractors NV has announced an order for a unique self-propelled DP2 crane ship with 4,000 ton lifting capacity

February 19, 2015
Total Views: 171

Tuesday, February 17, 2015
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Maritime News

Giant Goliat FPSO Sets Off for World’s Longest Piggyback Ride [VIDEO]

ENI’s Goliat FPSO, sitting atop the world’s largest heavy lift vessel Dockwise Vanguard, has just begun its 60-day voyage from Hyundai Heavy

February 17, 2015
Total Views: 124

Tuesday, February 10, 2015
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Maritime News

Goliat FPSO Prepares for 60-Day Voyage Aboard the Dockwise Vanguard [IMAGES]

The Goliat FPSO (Floating Production Storage and Offloading) will soon depart Hyundai Heavy Industries and head southbound along the coast of eastern Asia

February 10, 2015
Total Views: 152

Monday, February 2, 2015
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Maritime News

CIMC Raffles-Built Heavy Lift Transporter Heads to Sea Trials

On January 31st, the above-pictured 50,000 ton deadweight, dynamically-positioned (DP) semi-submersible heavy lift vessel departed CIMC Raffles shipyard for

February 2, 2015
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Friday, January 30, 2015
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Maritime News

Seaway Heavy Lifting Cranks Out Three Heavy Lift Installs in a Week

Seaway Heavy Lifting (SHL) has been getting a serious amount of boxes checked off lately while operating in the Bay of Campeche off Mexico.  Within the span

January 30, 2015
Total Views: 78

Tuesday, October 7, 2014
Maritime News

Fire Forces Ship Carrying Radioactive Concrete to Drop Anchor Off Scotland

A ship carrying radioactive concrete was forced to put down its anchor just off the Scottish coast in the North Sea on Tuesday after a fire in one of its

October 7, 2014
Total Views: 34

Thursday, September 18, 2014

HLV Rambiz Conducts Awkward North Sea Heavy Lift

On 6 June 2014, Scaldis Marine Contractors NV, under contract to Wintershall Noordzee B.V., conducted a heavy lift and installation operation utilizing their

September 18, 2014
Total Views: 10

Thursday, September 11, 2014
maersk illinois Rickmers-Linie
Maritime News

The Perhaps Not-So-Obvious Truth About Multi-Purpose Ships

Intermarine chairman Andre Grikitis cited lack of operational experience last month as one of reasons many shipowners encountered troubles after taking

September 11, 2014
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