GPO Emerald transport topside for Tyra Redevelopment Project

Published 07.11.2022

In a recent project, GPO Heavylift's vessel GPO Emerald successfully transported a large topside module from Batam, Indonesia, to Offshore Denmark Tyra Field. The 18,000-tonne module, which measured 95 meters by 40 meters by 50 meters, was skidded onto the GPO Emerald in Batam and transported to its destination in Denmark, a journey of over 8,500 nautical miles.

The successful transportation of the topside module once again demonstrated GPO Heavylift's capabilities and expertise in heavy-lift transportation, as well as their commitment to providing reliable, safe, and efficient transportation solutions. With a strong focus on customer satisfaction and the use of state-of-the-art equipment, GPO Heavylift continues to be a trusted partner in the global heavy-lift transportation industry.

GPO Grace transport 2 PPL400 Jack-Up units

Published 22.08.2022

In June 2022, GPO Heavylift's vessel GPO Grace successfully loaded the 2 jack-up rigs in Singapore for client ADES, to be transported to the Arabian Gulf.

The transportation was done all according to plan and the client were very happy with the project.

GPO Emerald completes transport of Semi-Submersible Drilling Rig

Published 22.04.2022

n Q1 2022, GPO Heavylift's vessel GPO Emerald successfully transported the semi-submersible rig "Nan Hai 8" from China. The 20,000-tonne rig, which measures 83.2 meters by 68.8 meters, was loaded onto the GPO Emerald in Guangzhou, China, before being transported to its destination.

The operation was carried out without any issues, and the GPO Emerald's capabilities and the company's expertise in heavy-lift transportation were instrumental in the success of the project. GPO Heavylift's commitment to delivering reliable, efficient, and safe transportation solutions was once again demonstrated in this project, further cementing their position as a leading provider of heavy-lift transportation services.

The successful transportation of the "Nan Hai 8" by GPO Heavylift is yet another example of the company's commitment to excellence, and their ability to deliver world-class transportation solutions to their clients.


GPO Vessels transport modules for Arctic LNG project

Published 07.09.2021

GPO Heavylift is transporting LNG modules from various ports in China to Murmansk for the Arctic LNG 2 project. GPO Grace is currently performing the first transport via the Northern Sea Route(NSR). She will soon be joined by her sister vessels on the project. Contact us if you would like to know more about our involvement in the project.

GPO Amethyst completes transport of Semi-Submersible Drilling Rig

Published 22.08.2021

For customer Sevnor the SSDR Northern Lights was transported from Nakhodka to Murmansk.


GPO Sapphire transports second JU Rig for NFE

Published 22.08.2021

West Freedom was transported from Cartagena to Corpus Christi

GPO Sapphire has completed the transportion of Maersk Gallant for NFE

Published 01.07.2021

Maersk Gallant has been transported to Texas on behalf of New Fortress Energy. Through a innovative solution GPO Heavylift was able to solve a problem in a cost effective way for the client.
Contact us if you are interested to hear more about this solution.

GPO Sapphire transports record breaking module

Published 22.06.2021

GPO Sapphire has successfully transported the MSF for Johan Sverdrup P2 from Laem Chabang, Thailand, lifted off by Heerema's Sleipnir in Haugesund, Norway.

More info can be found here:
Record-breaking module on its way to Norway

GPO Amethyst has transported the NRA for Noble Drilling

Published 09.10.2020

GPO Sapphire has transported the Noble Regina Allen from Halifax, Canada to Trinidad for Noble Drilling. The entire operation went very well to the satisfaction of both Noble Drilling and GPO Heavylift.

GPO Heavylift is shortlisted for Heavylift Awards 2020

Published 22.09.2020

GPO Heavylift has been shortlisted for the 2020 Heavy Lift Awards in the category "Excellence in Engineering"

Heavy Lift Awards 2020 Shortlist - Excellence in Engineering

GPO Sapphire successfully perform another double JU transport

Published 25.03.2020

GPO Sapphire completes her second transport with the transport of JU Rigs Joe Douglas and Valaris EXL II from Trinidad to Mexico


GPO Sapphire has loaded two JU rigs for Borr Drilling

Published 20.12.2019

GPO Sapphire has loaded Borr Galar and Borr Njord to transport them from Singapore to Mexico on her maiden voyage.

Christening ceremony of "GPO Sapphire"

Published 30.08.2019

The christening ceremony of "GPO Sapphire" (Hull 1059) was held on 20.08.2019 at the CSBC yard in Taiwan.

GPO Grace transporting two JU rigs for Borr Drilling

Published 30.08.2019

GPO Grace has transported Borr Gird and Borr Gersemi from Singapore to Mexico.

Transport of COSL Rigmar on GPO Amethyst

Published 30.08.2019

COSL Rigmar was successfully loaded in Norway and transported to China. The rig was loaded on top of Ugland barge UR93 as support.

GPO Amethyst maiden voyage

Published 11.09.2018

GPO Amethyst have successfully completed transport of her first cargo. The Jack-up drilling rig was transported from Malaysia to UK.

Transport of first Jack-up Drilling Rig

Published 06.03.2018

Deep Driller 1 and 7 were successfully loaded on GPO Grace in Corpus Christi Mai 2018.

Christening Ceremony GPO Amethyst

Published 06.03.2018

The christening ceremony of "GPO Amethyst" (Hull 1058) was succesfully held on 26.02.2018 at the CSBC yard in Taiwan.

Transport of first Semisubmersible Drilling Rig

Published 06.03.2018

The SSDR Lousianna was transported from Brazil to Sri Lanka with GPO Grace during the last part of 2017.

Maiden Voyage Completed

Published 17.10.2017

GPO Grace completed her maiden voyage from Thailand to Norway with the Module Support Frame (MSF) for Statoil’s Johan Sverdrup drilling platform. The loading, transport and discharge went according to plan and to client's full satisfaction.

Loading of Johan Sverdrup drilling module MSF

Published 31.07.2017

The Module Support Frame (MSF) for Statoil’s Johan Sverdrup drilling platform was rolled onboard GPO Grace 26.07.17. The module will be transported to Norway and lifted off by Heerema’s heavylift crane vessel Thialf.

Christening Ceremony

Published 31.07.2017

The christening ceremony of "GPO Grace" (Hull 1057) was succesfully held on 28.06.2017 at the CSBC yard in Taiwan.



Launching HLV GPO Grace

Published 22.12.2016

Launching of "GPO Grace" (Hull 1057) was performed on 16.12.2016 at the CSBC yard in Taiwan.



Keel laying

Published 03.08.2016

Keel laying of "GPO Grace" (Hull 1057) was performed on 25.07.2016 at the CSBC yard in Taiwan.