Heavy Lift

Saturday, December 3, 2011
Andre Grikitis intermarine shipping

Intermarine CEO Discusses Operations, Ex-Im Bank Financing, Part 1 [INTERVIEW]

Part 1 of an exclusive gCaptain Interview with Intermarine’s CEO, Andre Grikitis, and CFO, Michael Dumas. By Jack Mylott, Partner, Flagship Management

December 3, 2011
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Thursday, December 1, 2011

Dockwise Strikes COOEC Newbuild Deal

Dockwise said today the company has reached an agreement with China’s Offshore Oil Engineering Co. (COOEC) to act as manager of COOEC’s new build

December 1, 2011
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Monday, November 7, 2011

Dockwise to Unload Yacht Transport Arm

Heavy-lift operator Dockwise today announced plans to sell off its yacht transport arm, Dockwise Yacht Transport (DYT), to focus on its core Heavy Marine

November 7, 2011
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Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Will the Vanguard Semi-Submersible Ultra Heavy Lift Ship Keep Dockwise Afloat?

By Richard Spilman Taking shape in the Hyundai shipyard in Ulsan, Korea is an engineering marvel. The Dockwise Vanguard, previously referred to as the

October 26, 2011
Total Views: 69

Friday, October 14, 2011
Engineering News

Heavylift “Super Vessel”, Dockwise Vanguard, Booked For Second Gig

Life is good when you can tranport over 100,000 metric tons. Heavy lift operator Dockwise today announced that its new-build “Type-0” super vessel,

October 14, 2011
Total Views: 10

Friday, September 30, 2011

Heavy Lift Company BBC Chartering Launches High-End Cargo Division

BBC Chartering is launching a new division exclusively for moving high-end heavy lift cargo.  The announcement comes after a hat trick of heavy lift newbuilds

September 30, 2011
Total Views: 36

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Maersk Line Limited, Rickmers-Linie Announce U.S. Flagged Heavy-lift Partnership

Maersk Line, Limited and Rickmers-Linie this week announced a joint venture to provide U.S. customers with heavy-lift breakbulk and project cargo shipping

September 21, 2011
Total Views: 19

Tuesday, September 13, 2011
Asian LIft hercules sheerleg crane
Engineering News

Keppel wins contract to build world’s largest sheerleg floating crane

Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), through its wholly-owned subsidiary, Keppel Nantong Shipyard Co. Ltd (Keppel Nantong) in China has secured a

September 13, 2011
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Monday, September 5, 2011

BBC Chartering welcomes newbuild hat-trick

BBC Chartering says it has taken delivery of its new heavy lift vessel, BBC Amber, from Jinagzhou Shipyard in China.  The delivery marks the third newbuild

September 5, 2011
Total Views: 16

Friday, September 2, 2011

Ulstein Heavy Lift Design nominated for prestigious Dutch Innovation Award

Ulstein’s SOC 5000 heavy lift vessel Ulstein’s “Sea of Solutions” 5000 heavy lift vessel design has been nominated for the prestigious

September 2, 2011
Total Views: 17

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Ship Photos of The Week: Heavy Lift Offshore Windmill Installation

Today’s ship photos come to us via the heavy lift operator, Jumbo Shipping, who has just announced it has won a contract to transport and install all 111

August 30, 2011
Total Views: 37

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Beat the Block [HEAVY LIFT PHOTOS]

Photo courtesy Royal Navy Yesterday, an 8,000-ton section of the HMS Queen Elizabeth, the first of the Queen Elizabeth class of supercarriers, began the 600

August 18, 2011
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Monday, July 25, 2011

Dockwise books first gig for ‘Type O’ vessel

Is it an aircraft carrier?  What about Shell’s massive FLNG facility?  Could it be the Empire State Building? Actually, it’s none of

July 25, 2011
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Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Jumbo shipping, KNPC, heavy lift

Jumbo Shipping completes door-to-door project for KNPC

8 months – 3 Jumbo vessels – 37 pieces – sea, river, land Jumbo Shipping has completed its eight-month heavy lift transport contract for

June 8, 2011
Total Views: 77

Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Engineering News

Wärtsilä to supply propulsion package for Type 0 Super Vessel

Wärtsilä has been awarded the contract to supply a total propulsion package for Dockwise’s new “Type 0” semi-submersible heavy lift

April 19, 2011
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Friday, April 8, 2011

M/V Lone – World’s Strongest Heavy Lifter

The M/V Lone, owned by shipping company S.A.L. of Germany, together with sister ship Svenja, is the most powerful Heavy Lift Ship in the world. It has two

April 8, 2011
Total Views: 8

Saturday, April 2, 2011

Dockwise signs global agreement to conduct heavy lift transport for Seadrill rigs

Dockwise Ltd, one of the most capable heavy lift contractors in the world, has signed a major deal with Seadrill to provide transport services for their global

April 2, 2011
Total Views: 55

Sunday, March 27, 2011

German police find evidence for serious fraud at Beluga Shipping

According to German online newspaper, Handelsblatt, Oaktree Capital, the US-based investment firm owning a 49.5 percent stake in Beluga, has sent documents to

March 27, 2011
Total Views: 77

Friday, March 4, 2011

Beluga’s CEO steps down amid financial crisis

According to gCaptain sources, Niels Stolberg, Chief Executive Officer of German heavy-lift shipping operator Beluga has stepped down from his post amid a

March 4, 2011
Total Views: 8

Monday, February 7, 2011
Engineering News

Dockwise Selects Hyundai as Yard for new “Type 0” Super Vessel

Breda, The Netherlands Following the Board’s decision, announced in November 2010, to commission a new build vessel to service the emerging market for

February 7, 2011
Total Views: 10