United Heavy Lift acquires new deck carrier

HAMBURG: Outsize and heavylift ocean carrier United Heavy Lift (UHL) is now managing the newly-built DP2 deck carrier vessel MV Zhi Xian Zhi Xing, on behalf of Shanghai-based Zhixian Transportation.

A sister vessel will be completed by the end of 2018.

The 26.000 DWT vessel, with its unobstructed deck space of 6,020 sq.mt. and dynamic positioning, is designed for the transport of large RoRo modules including offshore feeder support and float-over capabilities.

UHL has also been appointed an agent for GS-Pango International, the exclusive commercial representative of Guangzhou Salvage and its fleet of four four semi-submersible, dynamic positioning vessels that range from 26,000 DWT to 50.0000 DWT.

All the ships can carry large floating cargo including modules, reactors and large cranes.