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Pier of Puerto Cortés nears completion
New US$145 million infrastructure project in Honduras is set to be completed next year
Eiffage wins Ghana project
French company chosen for contract to build port platform in Ghana
DP World to build new sea port in Senegal
Dubai-based firm to spend US$1.3 billion developing port, logistics hub and free trade zone
Thailand’s US$45 billion infrastructure drive
Government plans for Eastern Economic Corridor initiative to be legally binding on future governments
Port cranes raised
ZPMC has raised ten port cranes by ten metres at the Port of Los Angeles in order to accommodate larger ships
UK port serves offshore wind sector
The Port of Tyne says it is at the centre of the growing offshore wind sector industry in the north east of the UK
World’s first floating wind farm takes shape
A €220 million floating windfarm is being towed out into the North Sea, off the coast of Scotland
World’s first floating wind farm takes shape
A €220 million floating windfarm is being towed out into the North Sea, off the coast of Scotland
Certex removes gas rig helipad
The removal of a helipad from a gas rig in the North Sea has been successfully completed by Certex using modified spreader beams from Modulift
Mammoet helps construct world’s first floating wind farm
Mammoet has assembled the first five turbines of what will ultimately be the world’s first floating windfarm
New GustoMSC jack-up for wind turbines
GustoMSC has developed a self-propelled jack-up system designed to install the next generation of wind turbines offshore
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
Size matters: developments in port lifting
The race to increase lifting and handling capacity at ports around the world has turned into a marathon
Kotug assists Allseas with transport of oil platform
Towage services provider Kotug says it worked closely with Allseas in the recent high-profile removal of Shell’s Brent Delta platform
Dockside pair goes up with Steil
Steil chose a 650 tonne capacity Demag crawler crane to cover all aspects of a dockside crane installation project in Germany
Megaport construction begins in Panama
Chinese firm to develop world’s 13th largest container port at the Panama Canal’s Caribbean entrance
Marker buoys moved by LTC 1050-3.1
Bremerhaven Waterways & Shipping Office (WSA) in Germany chose a new Liebherr LTC 1050-3.1 mobile crane for transporting its marker buoys
ALE completes 13,977 tonne loadout
Specialist contractor ALE has loaded out a jacket weighing nearly 14,000 tonnes on the Shah Deniz 2 project in Baku, Azerbaijan
China lends Cameroon US$673 million for port project
Eximbank’s soft loan moves forward second phase of Cameroon’s deep water seaport at Kribi
ALE claims world record lift
At more than 3,000 tonnes, a lift on an FPSO project in Brazil is claimed by ALE as the world’s heaviest commercial lift with a land-based mobile crane
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