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Acciaierie d’Italia places major order of four Liebherr LPS 800s
Acciaierie d’Italia places major order of four Liebherr LPS 800s

AJOT | December 06, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

Liebherr and the leading Italian steel company Acciaierie d'Italia closed a deal about four large portal cranes type LPS 800 for the commercial port of Taranto

Anker Logistica report their latest flexsteel pipes shipment
Anker Logistica report their latest flexsteel pipes shipment

AJOT | December 03, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

Anker Logistica y Carga (Project Cargo Network members in Colombia) have been handling flexsteel pipe projects for over 9 years and have developed a truly organised and symbiotic relationship with suppliers, local truckers, terminals and carriers.

U.S. Energy Secretary, RI Governor and labor leaders tour Ørsted and Eversource’s new offshore wind construction hub
U.S. Energy Secretary, RI Governor and labor leaders tour Ørsted and Eversource’s new offshore wind construction hub

AJOT | December 03, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

Joint venture partners Ørsted and Eversource welcomed U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm, Rhode Island Governor Dan McKee and Labor leaders today for a tour of the companies’ new regional offshore wind construction hub, now being built at ProvPort, in Providence, Rhode Island.

Phoenix Shipping with RORO Shipment from Bahrain to Qatar
Phoenix Shipping with RORO Shipment from Bahrain to Qatar

AJOT | December 03, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

Project Cargo Network members in Bahrain, Phoenix Shipping are pleased to share a recent export RORO shipment to Hamad Port in Qatar with logistics support provided.

New LEEA Chair engages technology drive

AJOT | December 03, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

The Crosby Group acquires Airpes
The Crosby Group acquires Airpes

AJOT | December 02, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

Innovative lifting, handling, and weighing solutions for the Wind Energy & Industrial markets

Norway’s Eksfin tops NOK 10bn in offshore wind financing
Norway’s Eksfin tops NOK 10bn in offshore wind financing

AJOT | December 02, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Energy News | Alternative

Export Finance Norway (Eksfin) has reached a new milestone of NOK 10.3bn (EUR 1.04bn) in loans and guarantees for offshore wind projects worldwide.

Intradco Global and Chapman Freeborn collaborate to transport 18 giraffes from South Africa to Brazil
Intradco Global and Chapman Freeborn collaborate to transport 18 giraffes from South Africa to Brazil

AJOT | December 01, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

Intradco Global and parent company, Chapman Freeborn, have worked together on a charter flight to transport 18 giraffes from O.R. Tambo International Airport (JNB) to Río de Janeiro Galeão Airport (GIG).

Increasing bearing capacity at onshore wind farms
Increasing bearing capacity at onshore wind farms

AJOT | December 01, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

While new wind farm construction is vital for the transition to sustainable energy, the maintenance and upgrade of existing facilities will play an increasingly important role in renewable energy delivery, writes Ronald Kleinjan.

New U.S. offshore wind farm crew transfer vessels  Volvo Penta Quad IPS
New U.S. offshore wind farm crew transfer vessels Volvo Penta Quad IPS

AJOT Administrator | November 30, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

Volvo Penta announced a contract to provide quad IPS propulsion systems for the four new offshore wind farm crew transfer vessels (CTVs) that will be built at Blount Boats for American Offshore Services (AOS).

Interior Department approves second major offshore wind project in U.S. Federal waters
Interior Department approves second major offshore wind project in U.S. Federal waters

AJOT | November 29, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Energy News | Alternative

As part of the Biden-Harris administration’s goal to deploy 30 gigawatts (GW) of offshore wind energy by 2030, the Department of the Interior today announced it has approved the construction and operations of the South Fork Wind project offshore Rhode Island.

World’s first dual-fuel LNG battery hybrid PCTC to start trading
World’s first dual-fuel LNG battery hybrid PCTC to start trading

AJOT | November 29, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

UECC has taken delivery of the world’s first dual-fuel LNG battery hybrid PCTC that is set to provide significant gains in energy efficiency and emissions reduction as it enters service this year to boost the leading European shortsea ro-ro carrier’s bold effort to decarbonise its fleet.

AntwerpXL postponed to October 2022

AJOT | November 29, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

SARR Freights gets Indian railway coaches to Africa
SARR Freights gets Indian railway coaches to Africa

AJOT | November 29, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News

SARR Freights, member to the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) in India, recently completed a door-to-door delivery of 12 railway coaches, bogies, and spare parts from India to Africa.

South Fork Wind receives federal record of decision, setting stage for NY’s first offshore wind farm to begin onshore construction in early 2022
South Fork Wind receives federal record of decision, setting stage for NY’s first offshore wind farm to begin onshore construction in early 2022

AJOT | November 24, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project | Energy News | Alternative

South Fork Wind, New York’s first offshore wind farm, today announced it received its Record of Decision (ROD) from the U.S. Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), successfully reaching a critical milestone in the federal environmental review.

The new MOD 1100/2000t takes part in first lift
The new MOD 1100/2000t takes part in first lift

AJOT | November 23, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project | Ports & Terminals | Equipment and Tech

The new MOD 1100/2000t spreader beam at 33m span, which was the latest addition to Modulift’s modular range of popular DNV Type Approved spreader beams, has been used in it’s very first lift in Dover in the UK. The successful first lift was carried out by its new owner, heavy lifting rental company, Safe Lifting Europe B.V for their customer Bonn & Mees Floating Cranes. 

Wind giant Vestas drops as cyber attack risks output delays

Bloomberg | November 22, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project | Energy News | Alternative

World’s first inline active heave compensator successfully tested by Seaqualize, together with Van Oord
World’s first inline active heave compensator successfully tested by Seaqualize, together with Van Oord

AJOT | November 22, 2021 | Project / Heavy Lift News | Maritime Project | Energy News | Alternative

In no less than 62 hours of rigorous offshore testing, tech scale-up Seaqualize successfully completed offshore trials for its inline Active Heave Compensator (iAHC), the ‘Delta600’. Together with testing partners Van Oord and nautical research institute MARIN, the offshore lifting tool was tested for fixed-to-floating, floating-to-fixed and floating-to-floating transfers of 300mT loads. The Delta600 is DNV certified and ready for work.

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