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.
Aberdeen Lifting Services, established in 2005, incorporates a management team with over 100 years experience in the North East Oil Industry. Aberdeen Lifting Services aim to achieve nothing less than total customer satisfaction, by maintaining a close relationship with our customers and suppliers and commitment of our team, for all your lifting equipment requirements.
BS EN ISO 9001:2008 Approved and having achieved DNV 2.7-1 type approval to design and manufacture lifting sets for offshore containers.
Our engineers are Level II PCN, ASNT DPI & MPI qualified and are fully conversant in DNV 2.7-1 & BSEN12079 standards.
Aberdeen Lifting Services has a purpose-built test rig ensures a fast, safe and effcient service to enable us to carry out container load testing having a close relationship with verification bodies, Det Norske Veritas, Bureau Veritas and Lloyd's Register.
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.
SSCS Lifting inspects, tests and certifies lifting equipment - as well as manufacturing, servicing, and supplying all types of lifting equipment. Our clients enjoy the benefits that quality products coupled with a first class service at competitive prices can bring.
SSCS Lifting are specialists in testing light and heavy factory, dockside, platform, rig and vessel installed lifting equipment to meet statutory requirements. This includes inspection of overhead beams, cranes, containers, bottle racks and personnel lifting baskets etc. both on and offshore.
SSCS Lifting also have many years’ experience testing Diver Deployment Frames, Dive Baskets and Launch & Recovery Systems (LARS) on-board vessels including ROV deployment systems.
As full members of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) SSCS Lifting work to the LEEA Procedures and to BS EN ISO 9001:2015 (assessed by LRQA).
ACE Winches is a global leader in the design, manufacture and hire of hydraulic winches, marine deck machinery and the provision of associated hire personnel for the offshore oil and gas, marine and renewable energy industries. Headquartered at Towie Barclay Works, Scotland, ACE Winches is a major partner to the international energy industry.
Supported by its Norwegian bases in Karmsund, Haugesund, and Stavanger, ACE Winches has a dedicated focus on exceeding client expectations and maintaining an excellent record of safety, quality and reliability.
ACE Winches is the expert partner to manage the total project solutions from concept to design through to manufacture, test, installation, commission, operation, training and ongoing customer support. ACE Winches’ operational efficiency is renowned worldwide and is reflected through exceptional service and project performance.