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ALE transports submarine
1,331 tonne submarine launched ahead of schedule by ALE in Indonesia
Festival boats given a lift
HN Krane lifts theatre boats for the Störtebeker Festival on the Baltic Sea island of Rügen
Star rise for Concorde
UK-based Star Platforms provided a Skyjack diesel scissor lift to support maintenance of a retired Concorde aircraft
Mammoet moves
Moving a pair of 400 tonne tugboats was a challenge met by Mammoet on a job in Canada
Mammoet assists Seaspan with vessel launch
Seaspan and Mammoet Canada launch 2,450 tonne ship for Canadian Coast Guard
Historic move for Kübler
Hijacked plane moved by Kübler in Germany
Ship sent for scrap using SPMT
A decomissioned Australian Navy vessel was sent for scrap using SPMT from Scheuerle
Giant carrier crane up for sale
The 1,000 tonne Goliath crane at the Rosyth shipyard in Scotland is now surplus to requirements
RTs from XCMG in Bahamian port
Fleet of five XCMG rough terrains at work in a yard on Grand Bahama Island in the Caribbean on ship maintenance duty
Green light for Kentucky aluminium plant
US firm Braidy Industries set to build US$1.3 billion facility to supply automotive and aerospace industries
Work starts on US$ 4.3 billion Saudi shipyard
South Korean construction firm begins joint venture project with state-run oil firm Saudi Aramco
Land to sea by Huationg Inland
Huationg Inland Transport, Malaysia, used 16 axle lines of Scheuerle-Kamag K25 transporter to move a 125 tonne vessel from drydock to the water's edge
Crane upgrade for A2Sea
Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam in the Netherlands is upgrading the main crane and completing other work on A2Sea’s offshore wind turbine erection vessel Sea Installer
ALE completes aircraft carrier load-ins
International heavy lift and transport services company ALE has completed the final load-in operations for the Queen Elizabeth Class aircraft carrier project in the UK
Manitou supports airline maintenance
Thomas Cook Airlines at London Gatwick airport, UK, has taken delivery of a custom Manitou MRT 2540 telehandler to handle aircraft components and damaged parts
ALE and the HMS Prince of Wales
Heavy lift and specialized transport company ALE has completed skidding the forward section of an aircraft carrier for the HMS Prince of Wales in Rosyth Dockyard, UK
EIB loan for Norway airport expansion
Bergen airport to get third terminal to help traffic demand and improve passenger services
Ferry move by Caba
Turkish transport company Caba helped relocate the 52 metre, 400 tonne, Halas 71 passenger ferry at a port in Turkey
Water launch for Liebherr
Crane service provider Wiesbauer and lift and transport provider Hermann Paule in Germany used two Liebherr mobile cranes to help launch a 100 tonne ship hull into the water
Gertzen lifts the North Star
Crane service provider Gertzen, based in Germany, helped install the funnel casing and viewing gondola on Germany’s largest ever cruise ship, the Anthem of the Seas
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