Heavy lift transport

Efficiency and flexibility is key to success:

Having the right “tools”, experience and knowledge helps, though.

Slight overhang here:


OHT ‘s HAWK arrived at Rotterdam Maasvlakte assisted by 2 Fairplay Towage tugs Photo: Hans Hoffmann ©

In April 2010 OHT’s Hawk loaded two Jackup rigs off Johor for transport to Mumbai, India:

One more of OHT’s Hawk with the barges on deck: OHT’s HAWK arriving in Rotterdam loaded with 12 barges for Van de Graaf en Meeusen Rivertransport, the barges are in the meantime offloaded at Maasvlakte II assisted by Fairplay towage tugs
Photo: Flying Focus Aerial Photography www.flyingfocus.nl ©

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The DONGBANG GIANT No 8 inbound for the Everingen anchorage (Westerschelde) for bunkers
Photo: Wim Kosten


HLV SUN RISE outbound from Rotterdam heading for the Europoort Photo : Willem Holtkamp ©


The Tugs FAIRPLAY-21 and FAIRPLAY-24 with the JB-117 enroute Rotterdam – Europoort for loading onboard the SUNRISE
Photo: Cees Kloppenburg Maritime Photo Maassluis ©

The SUN RISE loaded with the JB 117 at Rotterdam Maasvlakte
Photo : Flying Focus Aerial Photography www.flyingfocus.nl ©

I don’t know it the Eagle has just discharged a Jack-up rig, or has prepared cribbing for loading of one:


OHT’s EAGLE navigating the Westerschelde Photo : Mateo Witte ©

PS> She is now on her way from Vlissingen to Luba, Equatorial Guinea.