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.
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 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.
Rapp Marine has successfully developed the latest winches, cranes, and other deck machinery for the marine and offshore oil & gas industries worldwide.
Since 1980, ALS - WWL ALS UK International Limited's knowledgeable and experienced teams have developed a strong understanding of the global requirements necessary to handle the movement of abnormal loads/exceptional cargo, break bulk/project cargo, heavy construction logistics, world-wide freight management and more recently Superyacht handling.
We strive to be a global logistics provider offering multimodal solutions through a personal service. Our teams are innovative, dedicated and reliable and specialised in construction equipment, project and exceptional cargo.
A sister company of WWL ASA, Abnormal Load Services (ALS) teams are exceptionally committed and pride ourselves in providing clients with a reliable, professional and honest service with one local point of contact.
As a specialist logistics provider, we offer unique solutions for oversized, abnormal, exceptional and heavy lift cargo shipments by: road, rail, air and sea both nationally and internationally.
From airfreighting the smallest components or arranging the transportation of oversized cargo by road or barge and providing permit and escort solutions, to organising global container shipments, warehousing and storage options or chartering a vessel, our dedicated in house teams understand our client’s needs providing a service that reflects the professional standards demanded in the business world today.
Our headline “every single cargo is precious to us” reinforces our promise. A promise that we sign with a new logo and a new slogan.
Our range of specialisms include: