Topic: Project cargo

Spliethoff acquires heavy-lift vessel Zea Gold

Spliethoff has acquired the former Zeamarine heavy-lift vessel Zea Gold. The ship is currently in Rotterdam for maintenance and will depart for its next project in May carrying the new name MV Palmgracht. The Palmgracht is...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

Zeamarine officially insolvent as restructuring continues

The German booking and operation offices Zeamarine Bremen, Zeamarine Germany and Zeamarine Chartering have come under court supervision while the restructuring of the Bremen-based MPV-operator continues, meaning the company is officially insolvent. In the first official...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Sunken cranes’ tanks emptied of oil

The emptying of the hydraulic oil and diesel tanks of the cranes that sunk in the port of Rostock on 31 January was completed on Friday 8 February, reports the Rostock Port Authority. The cranes...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

Kenzfigee introduces new subsea crane

KenzFigee has designed a new rope actuated knuckle boom subsea crane. The crane is to improve operational safety and workability and offers a lifting capacity from approximately 400 to 2000 tonnes. The crane was designed using...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk

UHL confirms takeover of eleven Zeamarine vessels

United Heavy Lift (UHL) has taken over a total of eleven vessels from financially distressed Zeamarine. The German shipping company will take over nine eco-friendly F900 heavy-lift new buildings and two existing vessels on time...Read more
|Comment|author: Mariska Buitendijk