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Freeport finds new chief

April 11 - After several months of searching, Phyllis Saathoff has been appointed executive port director and ceo of Port Freeport.

Saathoff joins Freeport with over 20 years of experience in the port industry, beginning her career at Port Freeport in 1992 and holding various managerial positions. She joined the Port of Houston Authority in 2012 and has now returned to Freeport.

reported in November 2015 that, after 40 years in the industry, Glenn Carlson had decided to retire as ceo of Port Freeport, with effect from March 15, 2016.

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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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