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Chipolbrok adds port calls and anticipates new ships

July 28 - Chipolbrok has recently added monthly calls at the ports of Haiphong and Singapore to its sailings from Northern Europe.

The Sino-Polish group is set to expand its fleet of multipurpose vessels by adding six newbuildings. The Orkan type vessels are to be equipped with cranes able to handle loads of up to 640 tonnes and will be phased into the existing fleet between August 2009 and June 2011. 

The shipping line has also appointed new agencies in Spain (Perez Y Cia), France (Sea Shipping Services) and Portugal (Marmedsa Group), giving greater presence for its project cargo services in those markets.

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EMEA renewables to build on positive 2018

February 21 - The latest data released by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) shows that Africa and the Middle East installed 962 MW capacity of onshore wind power in 2018, an increase of more than 300 MW compared to 2017. 
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Setramar sells multipurpose unit

February 21 - International law firm Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has confirmed that it advised Italy's Armamento Setramar, part of the Setramar Group, on the sale of its vessel Pietro Benedetti.
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ESTA decides on ECOL management

February 20 - The final structure of ESTA’s planned European Crane Operators Licence (ECOL) scheme is taking shape, as the organisation readies for its launch later this year.
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