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New Empros service sets off

June 30 - Empros Lines has launched a new monthly breakbulk liner service from Antwerp to the Middle East Gulf.

The first vessel of the service - SCL Basilisk - arrived in Antwerp this week, where Empros Lines is represented by Naxco Group affiliate De Keyser Thornton (DKT).

The service will load in Antwerp and other German ports on an inducement basis, before calling at the main discharge ports of Jeddah, Abu Dhabi, Jebel Ali, Doha, Dammam, Kuwait and Umm Qasr.



HLPFI reported on June 26 that Fleet Line Shipping had been appointed agent for Empros Lines in the Middle East.

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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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