Our Nordana Emilie has recently loaded three RTGs in Hong Kong and is on the way to Sohar now. With a weight of more than 500 tons and vast dimensions this cargo is also a challenge for the crew and captain due to limited visibility from the bridge. We wish a good and safe trip.
Six container bridges – so called Rubber-Tyred Gantry Cranes (RTG) – are presently on the way from China to South America on our Heavy Lift Vessel Pacific Winter.
Our container vessel Yamuna was recently in Singapore for finishing 5-year-class. After one week in shipyard / drydock all necessary works, surveys, repairs and paintings could be successfully finished and the vessel went back into container trade between Spore - Port Kelang and Calcutta. Thanks to all involved parties, crew members and yard staff for [...]
Heading southbound MV Thorco Amber faced heavy weather in Bay of Biscay in February this year. Deck cargo was not loaded so that the vessel could perform its voyage from Hamburg and luckily arrived Bilbao six long and shaking days later heading further to South America.
From September to November 2013 BBC Winter played a significant role in rescue and support operation of grounded 400000 dwt bulk carrier MV Vale Indonesia near Sao Luis / Brazil. By using its 400to cranes afloat it managed to bring important heavy equipment, tools, grabbers, frontloaders and lots of steel on board of the bulk [...]
Components for industrial plants are regularly shipped on board Rickmers-Linie’s heavy lift multi-purpose vessels, supporting supply chains for a wide range of industries. In November, Rickmers-Linie carried two coldboxes, which had been manufactured by Linde AG, from Bremen to Jubail in Saudi Arabia. Video: Rickmers Chennai on the river Weser sailing to Bremen HEINO WINTER [...]
After regular overhaul of main engine MS Klara is leaving shipyard in Singapore for reentering container liner service between Singapore - Port Klang - Calcutta. See the video here: HEINO WINTER GROUP YOUTUBE CHANNEL
Rickmers Dubai (ex MS BALTIC WINTER) is fitted with two 400-tonne cranes that can be twinned to lift 800 tons. In September 2012 Rickmers-Linie’s 19,100dwt MS BALTIC WINTER completed the transportation of three LPG storage tanks, each weighing 475 tons, from Kuantan in Malaysia to Shuaiba in Kuwait. Fabricated by KNM Process System Sdn Bhd, [...]
07.01.2014 - Video: BBC SUMMER (Tasmanic Winter) Surge Bin Project See our BBC Summer (ex Tasmanic Winter) in Heavy Lift operation loading of 338 tonnes surge bin cargo in Phu My (Vietnam) for Australia. Combined tandem operation of two 400 to cranes. HEINO WINTER GROUP YOUTUBE CHANNEL
Nauru, der drittkleinste Staat der Erde, war kürzlich das Ziel der Thorco Amber. Mit Ladung aus Australien traf das Schiff Anfang September hier ein und löschte die Ladung direkt vom Schiff auf Pontons. Hier sehen Sie einige Schnappschüsse von der Aktion inmitten der Südsee.