HOUSTON (AUG. 29, 2016) – Intermarine, LLC, the global leader in the transport of project, breakbulk and heavylift cargo, has announced the July delivery of the m/v Industrial Skipper. The 12,500 DWT, 147 meter, Ecolift 500 vessel features two cranes with a combined lifting capacity of 500 metric tons. This vessel was constructed at Shandong Huanghai shipyard in Rongcheng, China. The m/v Industrial Skipper has transported modules to Corpus Christi, Texas, for her maiden voyage.
Designed to be more ecologically friendly, the Ecolift 500 fleet boasts reduced consumption and lowered greenhouse emissions all while complying with the latest waste water requirements and ECA zone fuel requirements. The specifications of the Ecolift 500’s class include: heavylift gear, long hatch, flexibility, green passport, and state-of-the-art hold and hull technologies that meet all modern standards. (more…)