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PCN names Indonesia member

November 7 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) reports that its latest member is MI Logistic Indonesia, a leading freight forwarder and heavy lift specialist based in Jakarta, Indonesia.

The company's managing director, Ropinus Tambunan has over 21 years of experience in the industry and says that Indonesia is expected to attract USD70 billion of infrastructure investment over the next five years.

According to the Indonesia Infrastructure Report, Q4 2011 ((C) Business Monitor International Ltd) Indonesia's construction activity, driven by investment into transport and energy infrastructure, as well as industrial construction related to the country's growing mining sector, is expected to be robust between 2012 and 2015, averaging 7.3 percent per annum. 

Not all of MI Logistic Indonesia's heavy lift shipments are made of iron and steel; pictured below is a hippopotamus that the company transported from Jakarta to Chicago, USA.

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EU recognises Scheuerle and Kamag

April 23 - The EU Commissioner for budget and human resources, Günther Oettinger, congratulated TII Group for a combined 200 years of innovation and competence at its subsidiaries, Scheuerle and Kamag.
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Ceva launches BRI block train

April 22 - Ceva Logistics North Asia has launched a block train service from China to Europe as the company looks to tap into the potential of the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
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Crowley promotes Sandra Goranovic

April 22 - Crowley Maritime has appointed Sandra Goranovic as vice president of finance and accounting for the Crowley Shipping business unit.
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Big Bend Channel expanded

April 22 - Port Tampa Bay in Florida has completed the USD63 million expansion of the Big Bend Channel, one year ahead of schedule.
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