Dan-Gulf Shipping

Discharging Crawler Crane in Puerto Plata

Released: January 16, 2023

The MV Weserborg, a 10,000 DWT vessel in the Oslo Caribbean Carrier AS fleet, discharges one of several mobile cranes shipped to the Dominican Republic in 2022.  This one, a Link Belt Crawler Crane with 250 tons capacity was discharged in Puerto Plata.

The main body of the crane with a length of over 17meters and weighing 45mt was safely handled using the ships cranes in tandem.  The vessel is equipped with 2 x 60mt cranes combinable for lifts to 120mt.   

Thru our partnership with OCC, Dan-Gulf Shipping offers regular and flexible service from Mobile, Alabama to Rio Haina and Puerto Plata in the Dominican Republic with a frequency of several sailings per month.

Dan-Gulf Shipping, headquartered in New Orleans, has been providing regular service to Colombia, NCSA, ECCA and Caribs for over three decades.  In November 2020, DGS joined forces with OCC enhancing the company’s coverage in the region.