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Strategic investments help St Petersburg efficiency

May 23 - The Sea Port of Saint Petersburg has revealed that it has invested RUB152 million / USD5.4 million in handling equipment, including nine Kalmar fork lift trucks with lifting capacity from 10 to 33 tonnes for handling of general cargoes, terminal

This equipment was delivered to the group's terminals at the Port of Saint Petersburg.

In the first quarter of 2011, contracts for the delivery of Liebherr self-propelled rubber-tyred cranes LHM 600 were awarded. These cranes are suitable for handling of general cargoes and heavy lifts with a total weight up to 144 tonnes. The cranes will be delivered in Q4 2011.


The new equipment will allow an increase in efficiency of the handling of cargoes and decrease the cost of technical maintenance and repairs of handling equipment, says a ports spokesperson.

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Cargolux calls at Incheon

July 17 - Cargolux Italia has launched a Boeing 747 service between Milan Malpensa Airport, Italy and Incheon, South Korea.
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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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