All Marine/Offshore articles – Page 8

  • Bisso Marine's new purchase: a 350 tonne derrick barge named D/B Bisso 350
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    Bisso buys 350 tonne derrick barge

    2009-12-04T14:35:00Z

    US-based Bisso Marine has added the D/B Bisso 350 derrick barge to its expanding fleet

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    25,000 tonne pipelay vessel launched

    2009-12-02T11:30:00Z

    Tiong Woon Oil Gas Services Pte Ltd has successfully completed its parts of the construction of a 146.3 m long derrick pipelay barge for the owner and operator, NorCE Offshore Pte Ltd (NorCE), at its fabrication yard in Bintan, Indonesia

  • A Gottwald G HPK 6400 B floating crane, for handling bulk materials and general cargo, is pictured a
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    Gottwald Generation 5 heads for Mississippi

    2009-09-29T10:22:00Z

    Associated Terminals LLC, operating on the Mississippi River in Louisiana, USA, has ordered a Gottwald Generation 5 - its fourth floating crane from the German manufacturer

  • The newly launched HCV Oleg Strashnov from Seaway Heavy Lifting
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    5,000 tonne crane vessel launch

    2009-09-15T10:46:00Z

    Seaway Heavy Lifting has launched its new 5,000 tonne capacity crane vessel, the HLV Oleg Strashnov

  • Impression of a new Huisman wind turbine erection crane
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    Wind turbine cranes new from Huisman

    2009-08-13T12:59:00Z

    Huisman is expanding its heavy lifting product range with a series of wind turbine installation cranes

  • The Liebherr MTC 78000 carries out overload tests with a 1,760 tonne test weight
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    Giant offshore crane from Liebherr

    2009-07-10T10:44:00Z

    Liebherr has presented the first of its giant 1,600 tonne capacity MTC 78000 heavy lift offshore slewing cranes

  • Jumbo Jubilee before it left the Damen Shipyards in Galati, Romania
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    Jumbo takes Jubilee

    2009-06-15T15:05:00Z

    Jumbo Shipping has taken ownership of its new 1,800 tonne lifting capacity crane vessel, the Jubilee. The J1800-class vessel was built at the Damen Shipyards in Galati, Romania

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    US$34.7 million MacGregor cargo-handling deal

    2009-06-08T11:17:00Z

    Cargotec has received a €25 million (US$34.7 million) order to supply 96 MacGregor cargo-handling cranes destined for 24 bulk carriers at ABG Shipyard Ltd. in India

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    EnerMech secures North Sea deal

    2009-05-22T14:51:00Z

    Offshore lifting specialist EnerMech has secured a £6 million (US$9.5 million) contract with Apache North Sea Ltd to provide crane and maintenance services

  • A2Sea prepares for the Greater Gabbard project with its Sea Jack barge
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    A2Sea prepares for major turbine project

    2009-02-09T16:21:00Z

    Offshore construction company A2Sea has been awarded the contract to erect Siemens turbines at the Greater Gabbard project off the UK east coast. Heavy lift barge Sea Jack will start work in spring 2010

  • The Jumbo Jubilee before its pair of 900 tonne capacity mastcranes are attached
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    Jumbo completes 1,800 tonne series

    2008-12-08T14:37:00Z

    Jumbo's new J-1800-class heavy lift vessel, Jumbo Jubilee, has been launched. The event took place at the Damen shipyard in Galatz, Romania, in November. The ship was named in honour of the company's 40th anniversary year and the 60th anniversary of its agent Kahn Scheepvaart

  • Smit Heavy Lift using Taklift 4 to decommission an oil platform
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    Rising gas

    2008-08-11T15:07:00Z

    Smit Heavy Lift’s 1,600 tonne capacity floating sheerlegs Taklift 4 played a major role in the recently completed offshore phase of the decommissioning of a gas platform in the Dutch sector of the North Sea. IC reports

  • Lessons learned in offshore lifting can be transferred to onshore lifting
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    Making waves

    2008-08-11T10:37:00Z

    Safety and maintenance are a top priority in the offshore industry. Euan Youdale speaks to one company about the progress of its latest safety programme and rounds up news in the sector