Westermeerwind BV reached financial close on 25 July for the turn key construction of the Westermeerwind wind farm in IJsselmeer. Work van now start on building the 48 wind turbines.
Over the years, Mammoet has completed many special projects. This week, we highlight project Detour Gold
Mammoet has opened a new office in São Paulo, Brazil, replacing its previous premises in the city. The new office serves as main office for the whole Latin America region. In Europe, Mammoet opened a new crane depot in the Port of Antwerp.
Mammoet Europe B.V., based in Schiedam, The Netherlands, has expressed its intention to sell the largest part of its maritime fleet to the Dutch company Hebo Maritiemservice B.V.
Mammoet, global leader in Engineered Heavy Lifting and Transport, has relocated a century-old railway bridge 8 kilometers in the northern suburbs of Chicago, helping it on its way to starting a second life as a cycle path.
The installation of offshore platforms by float-over-method is time consuming and costly. Now, Mammoet introduces an improved ballast system that simplifies and combines ballasting for load-out and float-over operations: the Mammoet Versatile Ballast System.
Every year the European Association of Abnormal Road Transport and Mobile Cranes (ESTA) organizes a competition to honor outstanding projects. Mammoet is proud to have won the 2014 ESTA Innovation (Manufacturer) award for the special skidding system used at Chernobyl.
Mammoet, global leader in Engineered Heavy Lifting and Transport, is currently employing its LR13000, the biggest crawler crane in the world, to install four platform legs on Van Oord’s newest wind turbine installation vessel, the Aeolus.
Several media reported recently that the existence of the Big Bang allegedly has been proven. This was done by BICEP, a telescope stationed at the South Pole. In 2011, Mammoet replaced the bearing of this monumental instrument, which now appears to have found ‘waves of gravity’ that were rippling through space right after the Big Bang.