Avtokran-Tjumen adds Liebherr

avtokran tjumen purchase liebherr lr1500

Russian crane company Avtokran-Tjumen has added a new Liebherr LR 1500 crawler crane to its fleet for wind energy works. The 500 tonner is at work constructing wind turbines on the Adygeyskaya WES wind energy construction project in the Republic of Adygea in the Southern Federal District of the Russian Federation. The main contractor for … Read more

SGRE to build on floating wind energy success

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) will supply 11 of its SG 8.0-167 DD wind turbines for what it claims to be the world’s largest floating offshore wind farm, Hywind Tampen. The floating wind farm will be located off the coast of Norway at water depths of 260-300 m. The 88 MW plant will power the … Read more

NYK to build new heavy-lift vessels

Illustration of the new next gen heavy-lift vessel.

NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers Ltd, under NYK Group, has signed a contract with Nanjing Jinling Shipyard Co. Ltd which is part of the China Merchants Group, to build two next-generation energy-saving heavy-lift vessels. NYK Group seeks to leverage its strength as the only shipping company that owns and operates heavy-lift vessels in Japan, responding … Read more

ALE completes record-breaking bridge installation for a new hotel in Azerbaijan

link bridge lifting by ALE in Azerbaijan

ALE has completed a first record-breaking lift for the construction of a La Luna Hotel in Baku, Azerbaijan. The huge, curved steel bridge, weighing 2,100 tonnes was installed between the hotel’s two towers, at a height of 120 metres to link them together. It was the greatest weight ever lifted so high by far. As … Read more

Tower crane collapsed at new TTSH rehab hub in Singapore

tower crane's luffjiing jib collapse

The luffing jib of a tower crane working at Novena construction site of the new TTSH rehab hub collapsed early this morning. It was reported that one of the workers died on the spot while the second worker succumbed to his injuries in the hospital. Kajima Overseas Asia was the main contractor for this construction … Read more