GAC shuffles management

January 17 - Recent management appointments at the GAC Group include GAC Dubai's managing director Stuart Bowie taking over as group vice president - commercial. Effective February 1, 2017, he will re...

Antwerp finishes 2016 with growth

January 17 - The Port of Antwerp handled a total freight volume of 214.06 tonnes in 2016, up 2.7 percent on the previous year.

Italy's Navemar hits the buffers

January 17 - Navemar of Italy is the latest company to fall victim to the shipping downturn, writes HLPFI's Italian correspondent, Nicola Capuzzo.

Thorco Projects and MC-Schiffahrt form shipping pool

January 17 - Thorco Projects has teamed up with MC-Schiffahrt to create a new shipping pool, which starts with a fleet of 14 ships - six 10,500 dwt multipurpose vessels from the latter and eight compa...

Seaboard Marine upgrades services

January 17 - Seaboard Marine is upgrading a number of its services.

Chipolbrok trio busy in Europe

January 16 - Nowowiejski, one of Chipolbrok's newest vessels, has recently made its maiden call at the German ports of Hamburg and Rostock having transported crane parts, machinery and project cargo f...

Another Terex crane for Quinto

January 16 - Quinto Crane & Plant has added to its existing Terex fleet of all terrain cranes with the purchase of two Terex two-axle AC 40/2L machines.

Modulift unveils even bigger beam

January 16 - Modulift says that it has manufactured its largest ever spreader beam, which can lift 1,500 tonnes at a span of 20 m, for Netherlands based equipment and service provider to the marine in...

Schedule change for Streamlines

January 16 - From January 18, the European schedule of Streamlines' Blue Stream service will change; calling at Tilbury before Rotterdam.

TPI opens in Lyon

January 16 - French forwarding agent, Transport Paris International - Groupe Worms (TPI) has opened a new agency office in Lyon.

Alibaba and WCA network partner up

January 13 - Global logistics network WCA and global wholesale trading platform, Alibaba.com have concluded a co-operation agreement that will see approved WCA member companies integrated into the Ali...