Malin Group News – July 2020

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As thing slowly start to return to a new normal, the Malin Group are forging ahead with a number of exciting projects – from the exciting news around Type 26, to the merge of Henry Abram & Sons and Malin Marine Consultants to form Malin Abram – as well as your chance to download Heavylift Engineering Magazine edition 3!We are delighted to have secured a contract to transport and launch the iconic Type 26 vessel on the banks of the Clyde. The project involves loading the ship onto a bespoke semi-submersible launch barge, before moving downriver and submerging at a specially selected site on …

Malin Group News – May 2020

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With a continuation of lockdown, the Malin Group remain resilient, forging ahead with a number of exciting projects – from consultancy to vessel mobilisations – as well as some interesting pulley action from our young engineers!     The lockdown continues but in the world of international transport, we don’t do things by halves and it’s not enough to be experiencing lockdown in your own home, we had two employees locking down in a hotel in Europe for 14 days as part of quarantine requirements before they attended an essential load-out of oil field equipment onto a barge. This demonstrates …

Malin Group News – April 2020

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With a continuation of lockdown, the Malin Group remain resilient, forging ahead with a number of exciting projects – from consultancy to vessel mobilisations – and there is still time to download our Heavylift Engineer magazine, edition 2! As lock down enters a second month, things are ticking along at Malin Marine Consultants and Henry Abram and Sons. With the government identifying transport workers as essential to maintaining supply lines, our employees are focused on delivering projects for client’s who still have essential items of equipment to move around, ensuring the supply chain for energy is still functioning. In doing …

Malin Group News – February 2020

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With Spring around the corner, we are turning attention to new opportunities, with a range of exciting new projects, alongside new service offerings and much more…It has been a busy month, with the team undertaking a number of exciting projects in the office – a welcome occurrence as the horrid weather continues. Our transport engineers are currently servicing several long-standing framework contracts, covering consultancy services for barge and coaster transports as well as marine assurance reviews for heavy lift vessel and barge shipments. The next stage for each job will involve site attendance but for now the engineering work is keeping …

Malin Group News – January 2020

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As we enter a new year, the group have been busy embracing a range of new opportunities, as well as progressing some of our key projects…With 2019 firmly in the rear-view mirror and 2020 motoring on a fair old pace, we have had the opportunity to reflect on our achievements across the past year, with a view to set out our hopes and aspirations for the year ahead.   Across 2019, Malin Marine Consultants and Henry Abram and Sons together shipped 25,848 tonnes of cargo. This was across all our service offerings, including turn-key shipping management, heavy lift consultancy and warranty …

Malin Group News – November 2019

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As we approach the Christmas holidays, the Malin group have been busy finalising a number of key projects and getting ready for the opportunities that await in 2020.Who doesn’t like a good tender? The opportunity to grapple with a new problem, solve the main issues and the chance to demonstrate to your potential client the expertise and added value you would bring if selected for the work. November has been a tender heavy month. We are fielding loads of enquiries, ranging from clients who need some technical consultancy to those who want a complete turn key heavy lift solution. The tenders …

Malin Group News – October 2019

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As we head into the Winter months, the Malin group have been busy finalising a number of key projects and getting ready for the opportunities that await in 2020.October was the month of collaboration here at Malin Marine Consultants and Henry Abram and Sons. We have been working on several projects with other Group companies. Our structural team are harnessing their expertise, designing a large test beam for an exciting design project being led by Malin Marine. Whilst the loading cases are reasonably simple, the complex geometry and systems integration requirements have demanded a high level of proficiency: the two teams …

Malin Group News – September 2019

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As Summer draws to a close and Autumn begins, the Malin Group have been kept busy over SeptemberHere’s what the group companies have been up to…Through the months of August and September the team at Henry Abram and Sons and Malin Marine Consultants have been putting the finishing touches to a number of projects that have been running over the summer. With the onset of winter, a lot of inland waterways start to ice over and for our clients who need to meet a schedule, this time of year can bring added challenges to try get that last shipment in …

Malin Group News – August 2019

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August might be the holiday season but the Malin Group has been busy this month.Here’s what the group companies have been up to…Last month was one of mixed emotions for the team at Henry Abram & Sons Ltd. The team were delighted to see another OPV vessel safely delivered from inside the build shed to floating alongside the quay. However, as this was the last of a 5-ship programme, there was a degree of sadness as well. However, as it is summer (regardless of the weather), and always a busy time in the shipping trade, there was little time to …