Heavy Lift

Heavy Lift

The transportation of cargo or individual items that weigh more than one ton or that are larger than 100 meters. Heavy lifts often require heavy machinery such as cranes. Examples of equipment requiring heavy lifts include generators, turbines and oil rigs.
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SAL Heavy Lift has for over 37 years, been a symbol of premium project shipping solutions with their fleet of high class heavy geared vessels.
Blake Hammon, managing director of Heavy Lift Designs.
The delegates also had the opportunity to visit Sikorsky's Development Flight Center (DFC), site of full system testing of the heavy lift helicopter.
AAL Japan will provide a wide range of transportation and logistics services drawing upon its extensive experience in the global heavy lift and project cargo markets.
The MV Lone, owned by shipping company SAL of Germany, together with sister ship Svenja, is the most powerful heavy lift ship in the world.
The heavy lift cargo flights are being used to transport large scale construction machinery to two bases in Afghanistan where Hertz is expanding its heavy duty machinery rental business.
The Indian Army and the US Army will also simultaneously conduct their largest joint exercise in October, featuring variety of armoured vehicles, medium and heavy lift aircraft and helicopters.
The joint heavy lift concept--sometimes referred to as joint future tactical lift--has been around for decades.
Over the years, the company has grown into one of the world's leading carriers of heavy lift cargo.
As the program moved towards contract award, the leadership of the H-53 Heavy Lift Helicopters Program Office, PMA-261, anticipated the need to step program execution off on the right foot, particularly with respect to integrating organizations and establishing effective communications.
Intermarine is also one of the largest charterers of heavy lift and multipurpose vessels for customized service.
Under a contract awarded by Saipem of Italy, Smit Transport & Heavy Lift is carrying out near shore heavy lift services in preparation for construction of the Blue Stream pipeline being built from Russia to Turkey beneath the Black Sea.