The Specialist Buyers Guide for the Oil and Gas Industry
LV Shipping & Transport was established in 1921 in the Netherlands under the name J. Lensveld & Zonen B.V. The family company started with horse and carriage and traded in transport, road building, sand and rubbish skips. The head office is still located in Vlaardingen, the Netherlands.
In 1977 a new ferry trailer department started named Elvex. Shortly after this the first office in the UK was set up in Sheerness. It was operated a branch office to help return the trailers that were being shipped from Holland to the UK. LV Shipping & Transport was formally established in 1986, set up to undertake major oil and petrochemical forwarding contracts in the North Sea. Now 11 offices are strategically located along the East Coast of Scotland and England.
In more recent years, LV Shipping & Transport opened offices in Singapore, USA and Saudi Arabia. This growing network of own offices and dedicated agents offers you a full range of logistical services offers. Together with our facilities and our international teams of specialists we are dedicated to offer you a personal service tailored to the most demanding industry standards.
As an independent, privately owned company, LV Shipping & Transport focus on long-term relationships with our customers. It is embedded in the LV culture for our people to accept accountability. This ensures we do not let down our clients, our colleagues or ourselves. We look upon our service as being a partnership for progress for every customer.
Seatrax (UK ) Ltd. has a worldwide reputation for its innovative offshore solutions. The engineering team at Seatrax supplies the offshore oil and gas and commercial industries with the most reliable, safe and easily-maintained cranes. Founded in Houston, Texas, USA, Seatrax has expanded its reach to include locations in Louisiana as well as the United Kingdom and maintains numerous U.S. and international patents, demonstrating our success in engineering, designing and manufacturing pedestal cranes that excel in a variety of offshore applications.
Seatrax (UK ) Ltd. offshore crane structures are purpose-built for the offshore and marine environment and are designed for the dynamic and abnormal loads imposed on offshore cranes. Our marine crane design centers around the kingpost, which provides the absolute highest level of safety and longevity for the structure. All structures are designed to exceed the minimum required fatigue life of 30 years as specified by API Specification 2C.
AW Plant Services, incorporated in 1982, and has been supplying crane hire services from it’s Great Yarmouth base throughout East Anglia for the last 30 years. The company has been at it’s Eurocentre base since August 1989, where it has a large premises for storage and the operation of it’s crane fleet, and also that of it’s sister Haulage company Associated Master Porters and Stevedores (A.M.P.S).
AW Plant Services, is a family owned and run organisation employing 5 family members, and has enjoyed long service from many of it’s other employees. For the last 30 years the company has worked in many industrial sectors from Construction, Engineering, Transportation and Offshore Supply. At present the company finds that 90% of it’s work is for the offshore industry, with lifting operations for the oil and gas, renewable energy and decomissioning sectors.
ACE Winches are a global leader in the design, manufacture and hire of all lifting, pulling and deploying solutions and the provision of associated hire personnel for the oil and gas, marine, decommissioning and civil engineering and renewable energy markets.
By developing partnerships with our clients, we can manage the total project solution from concept design through to manufacture, testing, installation, commissioning, operation, training and ongoing client support.
ACE Winches deliver products and services to over 50 countries across all continents and continue to lead industry standards for quality and reliability.
Our Norwegian base in Stavanger, ACE Winches Norge AS, offers bespoke winching solutions, hire equipment, personnel, refurbishment services and training across the Scandinavian markets.
We also have representation in France, India, Canada, Indonesia and Egypt.
ACE Winches have a dedicated focus on exceeding clients’ expectations and maintaining an excellent record of safety, quality and reliability.
Nylacast Engineered Products are providers of custom made engineering products with low friction, lightweight and corrosion resistance.
Manufacturing from raw chemistry to end products, our team of engineers and chemists are able to offer custom formulated materials and solutions from initial concept and design to project delivery with full tracability.
Nylacast Engineered Products have extensive experience in delivering worldwide projects from the North Sea to the Gulf of Mexico, with countless applications and products featured in Oil & Gas, Wind, Wave and Tidal Energy technologies.
Nylacast Engineered Products' materials technology delivers increased product performance, safety and efficiency.