Agency meeting

Agency meeting

This post was added on 10 july 2017

Last June, representatives of our worldwide offices and agencies visited the BigLift headquarters in The Netherlands to attend the two-day, bi-annual Agency Meeting. 

Besides discussing …

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Happy Star

This post was added on 7 march 2016

On Tuesday 8 March at 10 p.m. Discovery Channel The Netherlands will broadcast an episode of Mighty Ships about our Happy Star. The episode follows Happy Star during her second - challenging …

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BigLift Shipping joins Trident Alliance

BigLift Shipping joins Trident Alliance

This post was added on 8 december 2014

BigLift Shipping urges states bordering the European Sulphur Emission Control Area (SECA) to uphold and improve enforcement of the sulphur limits to marine fuels, coming into force 1-1-2015. …

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Maiden voyage Happy Star

Maiden voyage Happy Star

This post was added on 24 november 2014

Last week Happy Star has loaded her first cargo in Nantong – two large modules for an iron ore wharf in Port Hedland.

The first module, 33 metres long and 25 metres wide, weighed 711 …

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Happy Star baptised

Happy Star baptised

This post was added on 28 october 2014

Today BigLift Shipping celebrates the name-giving of its new Heavy Lift Vessel Happy Star. The ceremony was held at Huisman China’s yard in Xiamen and was performed by Mrs Leanda Breakell, …

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Happy Star delivered to owners

Happy Star delivered to owners

This post was added on 17 september 2014

BigLift Shipping is pleased to announce that Happy Star was delivered to her owners at the beginning of September. At the moment her cranes are being installed at the Huisman yard in …

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BigLift opens office in Germany

BigLift opens office in Germany

This post was added on 1 july 2014

BigLift Shipping is pleased to announce the opening of a new office in Steinkirchen, Germany as per July 1st 2014. The new office, BigLift Germany, aims to further strengthen BigLift’s …

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Happy Dragon assists Dutch Navy

Happy Dragon assists Dutch Navy

This post was added on 25 april 2014

On April 17th, a boarding team of HMS Evertsen of the Dutch Navy boarded BigLift’s Happy Dragon in a drill against piracy. The drill took place in the Gulf of Aden.

HMS Evertsen and …

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Happy Star launched in Zhousan

Happy Star launched in Zhousan

This post was added on 20 january 2014

Today the second S-type vessel, Happy Star, was launched successfully by Ouhua Shipyard in Zhousan, China. Coming months outfitting and commission will take place at the Ouhua …

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Maiden voyage Happy Sky

This post was added on 29 july 2013

BigLift Shipping is proud to announce that on Sunday July 28th, Happy Sky started her maiden voyage from Shanghai to Cape Lambert, Australia. She is transporting three large modules – 1 x …

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