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What is this tower crane constructing in Norway?
The Comansa tower crane has been put through a process of adaptation and customisation at a shipyard in Haugesund, Norway
Another 1,600 tonne Huisman crane order
Crane manufacturer to build leg encircling crane for offshore wind turbine vessel
Omega Morgan tackles paper mill project at the Port
A paper mill drum pulper required specialized handling at the Port of Longview.
PSC Crane & Rigging tackles multi-modal relocation of stacker-reclaimer
Safely rigging and transporting a huge port stacker-reclaimer required precise performance by PSC. 
SPMT and gantry crane transport engines
Engineered Rigging developed a lifting plan to quickly transport three train engines to a Chilean port
Opportunities in the wind
Mark Matthew on why delays in offshore wind projects must not be allowed to hinder green progress
Port of Thessaloniki launches €150m expansion
Mytilineos, Rover Maritime and HDK to build new quay wall, plus yard and infrastructure
Wind farm to be dismantled
All 28 turbines at Irene Vorrink Wind Farm in the Netherlands will be recycled
Port of Nigg chosen for offshore wind farm project base
Siemans Gamesa select Moray West for assembly and installation port base
Site report: How these cranes delivered key work at the Fécamp offshore wind farm
A total of 16 rail-mounted luffing jib tower cranes are key to the construction of 71 concrete gravity bases for an offshore wind farm in France. 
Paul van Gelder: lifting industry has important role in renewables
Mammoet CEO will use CATME speech to argue that renewable energy facilities have to be built “a lot faster”
How crane size is increasing to support the evolving wind energy market
The wind energy market is growing, and so is the equipment. With sizes increasing, new challenges have to be overcome to transport and install these massive monoliths of green energy
Certex UK wins wind farm contract
The company has won the major three year contract for inspection and maintenance of turbine generators
CoalStar reveals plans for major Siberian seaport
€700 million coal and oil export terminal will have annual capacity of 35 million tonnes
Contracts of US$1.1 billion for Saipem
Australia and Guyana offshore contracts total US$1.1 billion for Saipem
Sarens dismantles “Goliath” gantry crane at historic shipyard
Sarens was tasked with the challenging take down of an iconic 2,200-ton overhead crane at Navy facility.
How these spectacular lifts have raised the size and weights bar
Some spectacular lifts from recent months show the sheer sizes and weights that can now be accommodated. 
Work begins on US$1 billion port in Senegal
Construction of one of Africa’s largest ports begins in Senegal in West Africa 
Marine transporter for US repair company
Boat repair company Smith Boys Marine Sales has invested in a new self propelled hydraulic transporter for boats
Port of Genoa receives €300 million for expansion
Loan from the European Investment Bank will help fund terminal upgrades and a new sea barrier
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