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Agility posts strong increase

November 14 - Global logistics provider Agility reports a net profit of KWD9.75 million (USD3.5 million) for the third quarter of 2012. Compared to a net profit of KWD8.05 million (USD2.9 million) in the same quarter of 2011, this is an increase of 21 per

"The third quarter demonstrated that our efforts to transform the company into a more lean and efficient organisation are paying off," said Tarek Sultan, chairman and managing director of Agility. "Even during these tough economic times, we managed to grow revenue and net profit."

Revenue in Agility's core commercial logistics business, Global Integrated Logistics, increased by 4 percent in the third quarter of 2012 compared to the same quarter last year.

Agility's Infrastructure group, a portfolio of investments in niche markets with a presence in the Middle East, Asia, and Africa, continues to perform strongly, contributing KD66.9 million (USD23.7million) to total revenue in the quarter under review compared with KD42.7 million (USD15.1 million) during the same period in 2011.

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BigMove goes digital for licenses

July 17 - BigMove – a European alliance of 13 medium-sized logistics companies – is introducing digital driving licenses for its network of 1,000 drivers.
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ESTA joins EC best practice project

July 16 - The European association of abnormal road transport and mobile cranes (ESTA) has been asked to support a European Commission study to “explore health, safety and environment (HSE) best practice in the wind power sector”.
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LDA installs kite system 

July 16 - Louis Dreyfus Armateurs (LDA) has fitted its ro-ro vessel Ville de Bordeaux with an AirSeas kite system, as it looks to develop the use of wind propulsion technologies.
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Sarens partners with Moir Crane

July 16 - Sarens has teamed up with Canada’s Moir Crane as the two companies look to capitalise on the region’s upcoming construction projects.
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