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Townsville and Qinzhou join forces

August 24 - Tomorrow, August 25, the Port of Townsville, Australia, will sign a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Port of Qinzhou in China.

The Qinzhou delegation will travel to Townsville to meet with Port of Townsville chairman Patrick Brady and general manager of trade and property Claudia Brumme-Smith.

China is already a significant trading partner for the Port of Townsville as its largest export destination for containers and general cargo; while Townsville exports significant quantities of mineral concentrates, such as copper, zinc and lead, as well as sugar and refined metals from the North Queensland region to China.

Future trade forecasts between China and the Port of Townsville are predicting significant increases in the exportation of these commodities.

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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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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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