Germany’s Harren takes over ‘K’ Line heavy-lift unit SAL

Bremen-based vessel owner Harren & Partner has reached a deal to acquire SAL Heavy Lift, the Hamburg-based heavy lift unit of Japanese shipping giant K Line. 
The deal, with an undisclosed value, will see SAL become the new dominant player in the super heavy lift segment in the 900 tonnes to 2000 tonnes crane capacity. Part of K Line since 2011, SAL has access to a highly flexible fleet of 15 heavy lift vessels and a worldwide network with offices and will come into effect from 27th July according to a statement issued by Harren & Partner today Wednesday 26th July 2017.

Image of vessel WILMA with IMO as 9147679 entering Valletta, Malta back to 4th June,2014 –

26th July 2017