Wednesday, January 15, 2014

PHOTOS: ‘Left Coast Lifter’ Transits Panama Canal

A massive floating crane previously used in the construction the new eastern span of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge is making its way through the Panama Canal today en-route to its next job in New York.

January 15, 2014
Total Views: 90

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

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: 21

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

Ship Photo of The Week – Parking the World’s Largest Container Cranes

The first four container handling gantry cranes for the EUROGATE Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven, Germany’s only deep-water container port, arrived Tuesday morning aboard the ZMPC’s Zhenhua 23 after a two month...

March 6, 2012
Total Views: 97

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Shipyard Magic – One Crane Lifting a 10 Story Steel Block

Click on the image for the Hi-Resolution version 12,481 employees, 64 wheel powered hydraulic jack transporters, 1000 foot floating drydocks plus assorted gantry and tower cranes are some of the...

August 25, 2011
Total Views: 181

Thursday, December 10, 2009

Jumbo Crane Collapse – Incident Photo Of The Week

Our good friend Captian Koos sent us this photo of the May 30th 2008 Jumbo Crane Collapse at the Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding in Pudong China. Lloyds List Reports: Sources said columns...

December 10, 2009
Total Views: 263

Wednesday, September 2, 2009

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: 107

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

First Lift – World’s Largest Crane In Action

A few months back we brought you photos of the world’s largest crane being built, today we show you it in action. It is the world’s first fixed dual-beam gantry...

August 19, 2009
Total Views: 93