The HLPFI editorial team looks back on 2015 and assesses what 2016 might have in store for the heavy lift and project forwarding sector.
February 5 - Members of the WCA Projects network in Colombia, China, Peru and India have handled the transport of a number of out-of-gauge cargo shipments across the globe.
February 5 - The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association's (SC&RA) 2016 annual conference will be held at the Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek in Orlando, Florida from April 26-30.
February 5 - Konecranes intends to initiate actions aimed at annual cost savings of EUR25 million (USD27.9 million) by the end of 2017.
February 5 - Project Cargo & Yacht Transport (PCYT) has completed the loading of a 103-tonne submarine onto a vessel at the Spanish port of Arrecife for shipment to Antalya, Turkey.
February 4 - With immediate effect Chilean-born Don Whelan has been appointed French representative to Flensborg and Associates.
February 4 - Curtis J. Foltz, executive director of the Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), will step down from his role at the end of the fiscal year on June 30, 2016.
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|XLP members power-up|
|PCN members remain active|
|Project cargo soars at Indiana-Burns|
|SC&RA sets conference date|
|Konecranes to scale back|
|Sub rises with PCYT|
|2016: Stormy outlook for shipping|
|Manager, for new Middle East Gulf branch office|