Recently the m.v. Bothniaborg, which is managed by Wagenborg Shipping Sweden AB, loaded a high priority cargo in the port of Terneuzen destined for Haraholmen.
The first new Liebherr MK88 Plus for Wagenborg has been delivered at the Wagenborg Nedlift headquarter in Groningen. On Monday, October 9 th , 2017, Region Manager Esther Dijkstra handed over the keys of the new mobile tower crane to operator Alex Verhoef.
As of October 10th, the m.s. Vestfjord has been sold and delivered to her new owner.
Wagenborg Shipping has established a long relationship with the Fassmer Shipyard in collaboration with 'Schiffahrtskontor Helmut Bitter' in Bremen. For many years, Wagenborg ships lifeboats to various destinations throughout Europe.
On October 10 th and October 11 th Offshore Energy 2017 will take place at the RAI, Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Offshore Energy is one of the fastest growing gatherings of offshore industry professionals. During this exhibition around 650 supply chain companies will showcase their products and services.
The m.v. Azoresborg is currently loading paper in Baie Comeau for Resolute Forest Products. Subsequently, she will proceed to San Juan, Puerto Rico. Wagenborg and Resolute joined together to supply relief aid for hurricane stricken San Juan, Puerto Rico.
From October 17 th until October19 th Breakbulk Americas 2017 will take place in Houston, USA. Breakbulk Americas is the largest exhibition of its kind in North America, bringing top-tier shippers together with breakbulk and project cargo service providers.
As of September 14th, the m.s. Africaborg has been sold and delivered to her new owner.
Recently the m.v. Amazoneborg loaded several concrete parts and beams in Dublin, Ireland. This cargo is destined for the Canadian arctic water of Milne Inlet.
Recently the m.v. Mississippiborg shipped a special cargo from Drammen (Norway) to Eemshaven (the Netherlands): two cable baskets containing 90 kilometers of fiber optic cable.
The preparations for project ‘Aanpak Ring Zuid’ have started. ‘Aanpak Ring Zuid’ is an extensive project with the aim to regulate the traffic in and around the city center of Groningen in a better and safer way. The project is executed by contractor Combinatie Herepoort . Combinatie Herepoort selected Wagenborg as lifting contractor for this project.
Stoom Stichting Nederland (the Dutch Steam foundation) has been working for some time now in doing an overhaul on locomotive 23 023. An intensive and time consuming project. 2015, Wagenborg lifted the boiler from the locomotive. Now the boiler is ready and Wagenborg repositioned it onto the locomotives frame.
In the midst of summer, July 2016, an inland vessel crashed into the Oostersluisbrug in Groningen (the Netherlands), causing considerable damage to the bridge. Exactly a year later, July, 2017, Wagenborg lifted the damaged bridge part and transported the bridge to Machinefabriek Rusthoven B.V. in Groningen where the bridge will be repaired.
Recently Royal Wagenborg acquired the m.v. Loodiep and the m.v. Lingediep as the last two vessels out of seven vessels. Earlier the “Zijlborg”, “Zaanborg”, “Ziltborg”, “Leuveborg” and “Loenerborg” were already added to the Wagenborg fleet.