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Heavy cargoes boost Wilhelmsen results

February 17 - A substantial increase in volumes supported by a healthy balance between cars and high and heavy cargoes were key factors behind the solid rebound in Wilh. Wilhelmsen's operating profit and total income for 2010 compared with 2009.

WWH posted an operating profit of USD 273.4 million for 2010, up 13.5 percent from USD 240.8 million in 2009. Total income amounted to USD 2,846.0 million which is up 10.6 percent from 2009 (USD 2,572.6 million).

For the fourth quarter of 2010, WWH delivered an operating profit of USD 76.1 million (USD 78.3 million) based on a total income of USD 767.3 million (USD727.7 million). 

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ESTA joins EC best practise 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 practise 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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