Barge Gallery – September 2020

Welcome to the Barge Gallery of September 2020, a monthly segment on our blog featuring the three most liked pictures of every month, selected by our Instagram audience.

#1 - Matador 2

Photo: Peet de Rouw

Amazing aerial shot of the Matador 2 being underway on the Nieuwe Waterweg in Rotterdam. She looks gracious in this photo!

The Matador 2 is a floating sheerleg owned by Bonn & Mees Floating Cranes, based in Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

Her lifting capacity is 400t on the main tackles and 250t on the jib tackles.


#2 - HEBO-Lift 8

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Photo: Reimer Druschel

Floating sheerleg HEBO-Lift 8 at work at the “Southern Railway Bridge” over the Danube in Budapest.

The HEBO-Lift 8 is a German flagged sheerleg with 300t lifting capacity. She is owned by HEBO Maritiemservice BV, based in the Netherlands.

#3 - H-401

Photo: Hapo International

Ocean going pontoon H-401 fully loaded with three topsides. Did you know that this barge has her own ballasting system and can carry up to 20006t of load?

The pontoon H-401 is build conform the “standard 400 feet class” and is owned by HAPO International BV, based in the Netherlands.


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