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Jumbo marks its leading industry position in Heavy Lift Shipping with yet another world record

Jumbo marks its leading industry position in Heavy Lift Shipping with yet another world record

On 15th October 2016, the two flagships of Dutch heavy lift shipping specialist Jumbo Shipping, MV Jumbo Kinetic and MV Fairmaster completed the transportation of four pile clusters and two buoyancy modules for the Johan Sverdrup project in Norway.

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Jumbo Kinetic loads 4 barges in Rotterdam

Jumbo Kinetic loads 4 heavy barges in Rotterdam

In January this year Jumbo was awarded the contract of transporting 4 barges of 1,100t each from Rotterdam (The Netherlands) to Sabetta (Yamal Peninsula in Russia). The ocean transport was earmarked for Jumbo’s K-class vessel type.

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2016 Jumbo loads the most powerful mobile harbour crane in the world

Jumbo loads the most powerful mobile harbour cranes in the world

Jumbo's heavy lift vessel Fairlane loaded two LHM-800 Liebherr cranes. These are the most powerful mobile harbour cranes in the world that are able to unload the largest modern container ships; the Post-Panamax vessels.

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Fairmaster discharges fractionator in Tanjung Setapa (Malaysia) for RAPID project

Fairmaster discharges heaviest fractionator

On the 26th of June 2016, Jumbo's Fairmaster discharged a 1,911t weighing fractionator in Tanjung Setapa for the RAPID project in Malaysia. The succesful completion of this project marks a new record for Jumbo and its K-class vessels.

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Jumbo installs the world

Jumbo installs the world's largest underwater restaurant

Jumbo installs the world's largest underwater restaurant. The restaurant will welcome its first guests in August this year.

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MV Fairmaster sailing from La Rochelle in France to Brattvag with a VLS onboard

Fairmaster shows its strength

This January, Jumbo's mv Fairmaster transported a 1,720t Vertical Lay System (VLS) from La Rochelle in France to Brattvåg in Norway.

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Jumbo Jubilee transports Technip Prelude Piles to Australia

Jumbo transports 16 piles for the Prelude Field

In November 2015 Jumbo completed the transport of 16 piles for the Prelude Field development in North West Australia.

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Fairplayer with three FPSO modules on board

Jumbo transports FPSO modules

Fairplayer transported three FPSO modules from Laem Chabang, Thailand to Soa Jose do Norte, Brazil. HLV Fairplayer is especially fit for this job because of its lifting capabilities and flush working deck.

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Jumbo HLV Fairpartner transports Sphere

Jumbo transports large spherical tank

In July 2015, HLV Fairpartner was subcontracted to transport a 600t spherical tank and associated equipment from a client’s fabrication yard in Sattahip, Thailand, to the Ichthys Project Onshore LNG facilities in Darwin, Australia.

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Huravalhi island

Jumbo signs contract for transport and installation of underwater restaurant in the Maldives

The restaurant consists of an acrylic dome on a steel structure, has a weight of 410 metric tons and is the second one of its kind.

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2015 jubilee transports lay system

Jumbo Jubilee transports 44m high Vertical Lay System

Jumbo was awarded the contract based on the good cooperation with REEL S.A.S and the crane capacity of the Jumbo Jubilee.

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HLV Fairlane enters the port of Fecamp

Jumbo safely discharges steam generators with unique vessel solution

 HLV Fairlane transported 4 steam generators weighing 500t each in two consecutive voyages from Fos, France to Fecamp, France. Jumbo was awarded the contract due to the unique transportation solution which was needed to meet port restrictions in Fecamp.

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Jumbo lifts minehunter

Jumbo transports two minehunters for french navy

Jumbo transports two minehunters for french navy. The minehunters took part in a joint naval exercise between the French and UAE navy in the Arabian Gulf.

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Perfectly timed “spot” cargo for the Jumbo Kinetic

Perfectly timed spot cargo for the Jumbo Kinetic

Recently the Jumbo Kinetic completed the transport of a “spot” cargo consisting out of multiple crane sections from Zhangzhou, China to Geoje, Korea.

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Jumbo Offshore completes installation EnQuest Producer

Jumbo completes installation of EnQuest Producer FPSO

The FPSO mooring system was earlier installed by Jumbo’s HLCV Fairplayer. With the FPSO installation last month, Jumbo has now completed the Alma/Galia Project for EnQuest.

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Jumbo crew talking on walkie talkie

Jumbo partners up with EMAS for mobilisation Lewek Constellation

In 2014, Jumbo was awarded two contracts to mobilise various assets for EMAS’s flagship subsea construction vessel Lewek Constellation.Several HLVs from Jumbo’s fleet were deployed to solve this logistic puzzle. 

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Offshore Construction vessel Fairplayer transports Ikwhezi equipment

Jumbo completes PetroSA contract for Subsea Installation of Ikhwezi MEG Riser

End of January 2015 Jumbo completed the Subsea Installation of the replacement MEG riser for the Ikhwezi Project at the existing FA Platform.PetroSA awarded this fast track execution contract on December 5th 2014.

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