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Volga-Dnepr confirms new airline

November 9 - Speaking at the XLProjects Network's (XLP) 3rd annual conference in Kuala Lumpur, Alan Baldwin, Volga-Dnepr Group's business development manager, confirmed that the company has established a new airline - Cargo Logic Air (CLA).

Cargo Logic Air will provide charter services using Boeing 747 freighter aircraft. "It's not out there yet, we've just been doing test flights," said Baldwin. However, he confirmed the airline will start by servicing the South Africa market, working up to the Middle East and Europe.

Stephen Harvey, who most recently served as senior business development manager, EMEIA at Atlas Air after leaving the Volga-Dnepr Group in 2013, has been appointed chief commercial officer of the new airline.

www.volga-dnepr.com

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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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