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Swire Shipping completes Westwood Shipping Lines acquisition

Seatrade Maritime News 30 Jun 2022
Swire Shipping affiliate SSPL US Inc has completed its acquisition of Westwood Shipping Lines ... The agreement to acquire US-based Westwood Shipping from Sumitomo Warehouse Co ... Swire Shipping joins the World Shipping Council ... Swire Shipping owns a multi-purpose fleet for containerised, project, heavy lift, breakbulk and mini-bulk cargoes.

Navy christens huge ship in San Diego that bears the name of Medal of Honor recipient John Canley

Stars and Stripes 26 Jun 2022
But the ships have since been cleared to more fully participate in armed conflict ... It also can repair other ships ... And it is likely to build a sixth ship, which has yet to be named ... Their assets include V-22 Ospreys, which carry amphibious assault troops, and H-53E Super Stallions, the primary heavy lift helicopter used by the Marines.

USS Gerald R. Ford: The most advanced carrier of the US cost around $13.3 billion ...

Interesting Engineering 24 Jun 2022
When compared to the Nimitz-class, each ship in the Gerald Ford-class will, according to save more than $4 billion in total ownership expenditures over its 50-year service life ... Ford is a powerful ship even without her aircraft ... In response, ship workers lifted the island again, allowing the mementos to be moved and saved.

Vallianz Develops Battery-Hybrid Heavy Lift Ship for Offshore Wind

The Maritime Executive 22 Jun 2022
Singapore-based offshore vessel operator Vallianz is looking to venture into an underappreciated segment of the offshore wind market - heavy-lift component transport ... Vallianz has heavy-lift experience with the operation of its two platform transport barges, Holmen Atlantic and Holmen Pacific.

Shippers terminate modules charters for Russia’s Arctic LNG 2 project

Upstream Online 22 Jun 2022
Russia's Arctic LNG 2 project in western Siberia has suffered another setback as a handful of Western heavy-lift shipping companies have decided to terminate contracts ...

Sanctions impact transport charters for Russia’s Arctic LNG 2 project

Upstream Online 22 Jun 2022
Russia's Arctic LNG 2 project in western Siberia has suffered another setback Western heavy-lift shipping companies start to terminate contracts to transport ...

Harren & Partner takes major stake in heavylift ship designer HeavyLift@Sea

Splash24/7 15 Jun 2022
Heavy lift and MPP shipping has always been a cornerstone of our business ... The Bremen-based Harren & Partner has a diverse fleet of 82 ships comprising heavy lift carriers, bulkers, tankers, dock ships, container vessels, tugs, barges and offshore vessels.

Harren & Partner Group partners up with HeavyLift Sea

Journal of Commerce 15 Jun 2022
A new venture in the heavy lift shipping industry is ready to set sail. Bremen-based shipping and logistics ...

Cosco Shipping Specialized Carriers chartering 12 pulp carriers

Seatrade Maritime News 13 Jun 2022
All the twelve vessels, constructed by Cosco Shipping ... Cosco Shipping Specialized Carriers currently runs a fleet of over 100 ships mainly consisting of multi-purpose vessel, heavy lift vessel, car carrier, timber ship and asphalt tanker.

Delivery and naming ceremony first emission-free pusher tug

Splash24/7 31 May 2022
... vessel construction on shipping’s decarbonisation pathway ... With 750 kg of gaseous hydrogen on board and a battery capacity of approximately 2,500 kilowatt hours, the ship has a range of a 400 km when sailing in combination with the loaded heavy lift barge Ursus (pictured).

China to Build Large Drydocks to Expand Grand Bahama Shipyard

The Maritime Executive 24 May 2022
As the cruise ships have grown larger, the shipyard lacked the capability to fully lift the largest ships ... In July 2019, Carnival Cruise Line hired a semi-submersible heavy lift ship from Boskalis, positioning the vessel at Freeport to lift the Carnival Vista so that Grand Bahama could complete an unscheduled repair to her azipods.

OneNote is evolving into the near-perfect app for students

PC World 24 May 2022
Microsoft has said previously that it will begin phasing out the UWP version of the app, also known as OneNote for Windows 10, while adding new features to the version of OneNote that ships with Office. What’s exciting, however, is that for students (and workers, too) OneNote will soon perform the heavy lifting ... Microsoft ... Microsoft ... Microsoft ... .

Two huge STS cranes relocated by Fagioli

Cranes Today 19 May 2022
Italian heavy lift and transportation specialist Fagioli has successfully relocated two massive ZPMC Ship to Shore container cranes from Malta to France ... First Fagioli chartered the ship Sun Rise from South Korean shipping agency Pan Ocean, as it was determined that the vessel would provide the fastest and safest method of transportation.

Forgotten highway: Reviving a domestic coastal shipping service

RNZ 17 May 2022
New Zealand is not immune – The Detail looks at whether a domestic coastal shipping service could ease some of the pressure on our ports and roads, and help reduce emissions ... Swire Shipping country manager Brodie Stevens watched as heavy-lifting cranes loaded one of the brand-new Kiwi-built yachts onto the ship, destined for Asia or Europe.

Fully Loaded Sunken Car Carrier Finally Recovered

Yahoo Daily News 01 May 2022
December 5, 2012, just off the Dutch coast, the MV Baltic Ace collided with the Corvus J in one of the busiest shipping channels in the world ... There was never a doubt that the bottom of this busy channel was not a good final resting place for the ship, but lifting a heavy ship filled with cars and water is not an easy task.

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