Telescopic Knuckle Boom Crane Boosts 'Baloe's' Abilities

Baloes crane on display during the ITS Tug Parade in Rotterdam.

For his new Damen Shoalbuster 2308 tug Baloe, featured in an MJVessel Launch last month, owner/operator Jack van Dodewaard of the Netherlands'' Herman Sr BV wanted to upgrade the capabilities of Herman, the boat he was replacing. When it came to a powerful deck crane, he opted for an HS ...

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