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BigLift Shipping names new rep for Brazil

September 5 - Effective September 1 2011, BigLift Shipping appointed BrazGlobal Project Shipping and Logistics Ltda as the shipping line's representative in Brazil.

BrazGlobal was established in Rio de Janeiro in November 2006 and is a well known broking office in Brazil.

The appointment would appear to be an attempt to build on BigLift Shipping's presence in the Brazilian market and reflects the growing importance of Brazil to the global project cargo and heavy lift shipping industries. With BrazGlobal as its representative, BigLift says that it anticipaes increasing its presence in Brazil with better service to its clients.

BigLift currently operates a fleet of 14 heavy lift ships, with a lifting capacity of 500 to 1400 tonnes.

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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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Karl Gross teams up with Natco

July 15 - Bremen-headquartered Karl Gross Group and Natco SA have formed an exclusive partnership in South Africa.
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