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HLPFI - November/December 2017 - now available!

HLPFI's November/December 2017 edition is packed full of useful information.

Among a multitude of subjects covered in this issue, we take a look at the state of the market in the UK, following the country's vote to leave the EU; the outlook for project logistics in South Africa; the opportunities for ports and project forwarders in France; the ambitious development plans across the Indian Subcontinent; and the signs of revival in some sectors of the project logistics market in Australia.

Our airfreight and heavy haulage sections consider the difficulties of transporting animals by air and the moves to harmonise permitting across Europe. We also take a detailed look at the ongoing investment in non-renewable power generation and the growing demand for warranty surveys.

Click here to view the November/December 2017 edition.


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Oaktree invests in Watco

January 9 - Oaktree Capital Management has formed a strategic partnership with Watco Companies that will see the Los Angeles-based private equity firm invest USD450 million in the Kansas-heaquartered transportation company.
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DSV announces expansion 

January 2 - DSV has released plans of a major investment to expand its headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark. 
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DFDS adds to lifting capacity in Immingham

December 24 - DFDS has taken delivery of a 124-tonne lifting capacity Liebherr mobile harbour crane at its terminal in Immingham, UK in preparation for the launch of enhanced DFDS liner services between Immingham, Norway and Belgium at the start of 2019.
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Metalmark invests in T. Parker Host

December 20 - Having acquired the 254 acre (102 ha) Avondale Shipyard in New Orleans, USA in October, maritime services provider T. Parker Host has received strategic investment from private equity firm Metalmark Capital.
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