floating crane

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floating crane

[¦flōd·iŋ ′krān]
(civil engineering)
A crane having a barge or scow for an undercarriage and moved by cables attached to anchors set some distance off the corners of the barge; used for water work and for work on waterfronts.
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Zhongtian Science and Technology Group Ocean Engineering Company has inked a deal with China Merchants Heavy Industry (Jiangsu) for two jack-up ships and a crane vessel for the offshore wind industry.
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The Bulgarian Executive Agency for Exploration and Maintenance of the Danube River based in Ruse has announced it is sending two exploration vessels a The Vit and The Danube a to measure the river level at various spots, and is ready to send the crane vessel, The Titan, and a digger, The Vida", in order to enlarge some of the most critical sections where ships are stuck.
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Additionally, Dockwise was offered a contract by Heerema Marine Contractors to transport the semi-submersible crane vessel Hermod.
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