Topic: Offshore installation

Huisman to build 1600-mt crane for Japanese offshore wind

Huisman will deliver a 1600-metric-tonne Leg Encircling Crane to PaxOcean Engineering. The crane will be placed on Penta-Ocean’s new self-elevated platform to install twelve-megawatt wind turbines and various foundations including monopiles. The self-elevated platform (SEP) will...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Penta-Ocean and DEME into Japanese offshore wind

Penta-Ocean and DEME Offshore will work together on the construction of offshore wind farms in Japan and have signed a memorandum of understanding to this effect. The development of offshore wind is gaining traction throughout...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Heerema welcomes its new crane vessel in Rotterdam

The world’s largest semi-submersible crane vessel Sleipnir has arrived in the Port of Rotterdam for the first time. Kolga, Heerema’s newly upgraded tug, joined Sleipnir at sea to guide the vessel into the Caland Canal. They...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Pioneering Spirit tests new 5000-tonne crane

Allseas is ramping up the final performance tests of Pioneering Spirit’s new 5000-tonne crane as the final phase of commissioning nears conclusion in Rotterdam’s Alexiahaven. On 16 March, the main hoist overload test (pictured) was...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Heerema’s Aegir installs jacket and topside for Qatargas

Heerema’s offshore heavy lift vessel Aegir has completed the installation of the 4000-tonne jacket and topside for Qatargas’ North Field Bravo Living Quarters Expansion project. Both mobilisations were completed within eighteen hours. Heerema states the project...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk