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MacGregor to acquire Aker Solutions
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has agreed to purchase Aker Solutions' mooring and loading systems unit for an enterprise value of approximately €180 million (US$247 million)
Chantier Davie orders MacGregor cranes
Canadian shipyard Chantier Davie has ordered three MacGregor subsea cranes for a new offshore accommodation and construction vessel
Palfinger Dreggen and Koch Metalúrgica in JV
Crane manufacturers Palfinger Dreggen and Brazil-based Koch Metalúrgica will form a joint venture company to manufacture offshore cranes in Brazil
Conquest MB1 heading to UK
The Conquest Offshore BVs vessel Conquest MB1, is heading to the UK for work at the London Gateway in the south east of England
Nanjing King orders from MacGregor
Chinese shipping company Nanjing King Ship Management has ordered 20 MacGregor cranes
Korean acquisition for Palfinger Dreggen
Palfinger Dreggen will purchase marine and offshore crane assets from Korean crane manufacturer MCT Engineering
1,500 tonne Huisman offshore crane for SeaJacks
Huisman, a manufacturer of lifting, drilling and subsea equipment, has won a contract from South Korean shipyard Samsung Heavy Industries to build a 1,500 tonne capacity offshore crane that is mounted around the leg of a jack-up vessel
Rickmers orders six Liebherrs
German shipping company Rickmers has ordered six new heavy lift ship cranes from Liebherr
First voyage for Happy Sky
BigLift Shipping's new heavy lift vessel, Happy Sky, has begun its first voyage
Bourbon orders MacGregor subsea crane
Offshore oil and gas marine services specialist, Bourbon, has ordered a 150 tonne active heave-compensated (AHC) subsea MacGregor crane
New large offshore cranes from Huisman
Huisman, a specialist in lifting, drilling and subsea solutions, has introduced a new series of large offshore cranes
New barges for Bisso Marine
Maritime support services provider Bisso Marine in the USA has acquired three barges for use in lifting operations
MacGregor cranes for new dive support vessel
Three MacGregor offshore cranes have been contracted for a new dive support vessel (DSV) in the North Sea
Malaysian group chooses MacGregor offshore cranes
A Malaysian shipbuilding and chartering group has ordered two 100 tonne active heave-compensated (AHC) offshore cranes from MacGregor, part of Cargotec
Crane to lift minesweeper from coral reef
A pipe-lay construction crane vessel will help to dismantle a US Navy minesweeper from a coral reef in the Sulu Sea
MacGregor wins PIL electric crane contract
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured an order from Dalian Shipbuilding Industry Co Ltd, in China, for 16 variable frequency drive (VFD) electric cranes
Liebherr to present new subsea crane
Liebherr will present its new knuckle boom RL-K 7500 subsea crane in January 2013 in Rostock, Germany
Conquest MB I unloads in the Netherlands
Heavy lift crane barge Conquest MB I, from Conquest Offshore, used its 1,500 tonne capacity crane to unload six vessel hulls at Vlissingen, the Netherlands
New generation of mobile offshore cranes
The increasing demand for high performance cranes with a heavy lift capacity in the offshore industry has been met thanks to the introduction
Alaska entry for Palfinger Marine
Austria-based crane manufacturer Palfinger Marine is extending its presence in the North American market with the appointment of HP Dutch Harbour as its authorised marine crane dealer in Alaska, focusing on the North Pacific fishing fleet
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