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Cosco adds MPV duo thumbnail image

Cosco adds MPV duo

December 23 - December 23 - Cosco Shipping has taken delivery of two newbuild 36,000 dwt multipurpose heavy lift vessels - Tian Fu and Tian Lu.
Views: 351
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Bergé Marítima ups capacity

December 22 - December 22 - Bergé Marítima has invested in a new mobile harbour crane for its terminal in the Port of Bilbao.
Views: 381
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Erhardt in US transformation

December 22 - December 22 - Erhardt Proyectos has coordinated the delivery of a 255-tonne ABB transformer, as well as some additional breakbulk cargo, from Spain to the USA.
Views: 398
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Flamar and OXL file for bankruptcy

December 22 - December 22 - The multipurpose project shipping sector ends the year on a sad note with the news that ships agency Flamar and heavy lift and multipurpose shipping line OXL have filed for bankruptcy at the commercial court in Bruges.
Views: 553
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First of four for Chipolbrok

December 22 - December 22 - Chinese-Polish Joint Stock Shipping (Chipolbrok) has taken delivery of the first in a series of four newbuild general cargo vessels - Chipolbrok Pacific - from Shanghai Shipyard.
Views: 465
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ETS doubles up

December 21 - December 21 - Marine survey agency ETS was appointed to complete a marine warranty survey for a project cargo loading operation in Japan and discharge in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 653
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M-Star on the double

December 18 - December 18 - M-Star Freight Services recently completed a pair of project moves from multiple points of origin to Russia.
Views: 683
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What next for US crude?

December 18 - December 18 - With US Congress nearing a deal to end its longstanding crude oil export ban, HLPFI considers the impact this will have on the languishing sector.
Views: 615
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Big lift for Aryamasir

December 18 - December 18 - Aryamasir International Transport has coordinated the transport of a 62-tonne crane from Akchalak, Uzbekistan to Dubai.
Views: 438
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JSL pipes up in Qatar

December 16 - December 16 - Recently appointed member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) for Qatar, JSL Global, has coordinated the shipment of oil and gas pipes from China to Doha.
Views: 760
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UHL strengthens network

December 16 - December 16 - Effective January 1, 2016, United Heavy Lift (UHL) has agreed a strategic and exclusive cooperation with Poland based EuroAfrica Shipping Lines (ESL).
Views: 469
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Aaras handles vessel trio

December 15 - December 15 - Aaras Shipping Agencies has discharged around 75,520 tonnes of cargo from three breakbulk vessels at Pakistan's Port of Karachi.
Views: 505
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Jumbo in Prelude pile up

December 15 - December 15 - Jumbo's heavy lift vessels Jumbo Jubilee and Fairpartner have shipped 16 piles for the Prelude field from Aviles in Spain to Batam, Indonesia.
Views: 360
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Universal bridges gap in tandem lift

December 15 - December 15 - Universal Cranes has used a 450-tonne capacity Grove GMK7450 all-terrain crane and a 275-tonne capacity Manitowoc M-250T lattice boom truck crane to install a new bridge over Duck Creek in New South Wales, Australia.
Views: 380
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Terex quartet heads down under

December 14 - December 14 - Terex Port Solutions (TPS) has strengthened its position in the Asia Pacific with the delivery of four mobile harbour cranes to the region.
Views: 660
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ALE marks Kazakh milestone

December 14 - December 14 - ALE has completed the delivery of cargo for the third phase of the Atyrau Refinery expansion project in Kazakhstan.
Views: 501
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Jaxport on cloud nine

December 14 - December 14 - Nine over-dimensional pressurised steel evaporator tanks have been moved through Jaxport's Blount Island Marine Terminal.
Views: 407
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AsstrA in shield shipment

December 11 - December 11 - AsstrA Heavy Lift has coordinated the transport of a tunnelling shield from France to Belarus for use in the construction of the Minsk Metro's third line.
Views: 493
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Thorco adds another

December 11 - December 11 - Thorco Shipping has added the 12,580 dwt multipurpose vessel, Thorco Dagmar, to its fleet on a one-year time charter from SE Shipping.
Views: 342
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CEA bottles up

December 11 - December 11 - CEA Projects has completed the delivery, positioning and installation of heavy equipment for a new plastic bottle manufacturing plant in the Hlaing Tharyar district of Yangon, Myanmar.
Views: 455
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Permit harmoniser to leave AASHTO

December 11 - December 11 - Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) has reported that Chris Smith, senior programme manager for freight at the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials (AASHTO) has accepted a new position as director
Views: 338
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Schmidbauer super-heavy lifts

December 11 - December 11 - German heavy lift specialist Schmidbauer has been involved in the construction of the Butendiek Offshore Wind Park (OWP), located 34 miles offshore the German island of Sylt in the North Sea.
Views: 318
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Tandem Ohio lift for Maxim

December 11 - December 11 - Maxim Crane Works has used two 400-tonne capacity Grove GMK6400 cranes to lift a 70-tonne vessel at an energy plant in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Views: 336
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Engineered Rigging unveils more

December 11 - December 11 - Engineered Rigging has presented its innovative pipe modular lift system (PMLS) at the Power-Gen conference in Las Vegas.
Views: 432
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Modulift names two

December 10 - December 10 - Modulift has two new distributors: Green Line Colombia in South America, and Saudi Dutest Industrial Company in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 446
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SafmarineMPV confirms ship sales

December 10 - December 10 - SafmarineMPV has confirmed that it has sold its existing fleet of five ships to Thorco Shipping.
Views: 424
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Seajacks ship set for operation

December 10 - December 10 - Seajacks International, the offshore installation and maintenance contractor, has announced that its fifth self-propelled jack-up vessel, Seajacks Scylla, is set to enter service.
Views: 515
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Terex lifts Christmas spirit

December 10 - December 10 - Crane service provider Blüggel has used a Terex Challenger 3180 all terrain crane to lift and position a 14 m high Christmas tree in Winterberg, Germany.
Views: 378
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Collett adds Manoovr

December 9 - December 9 - UK based heavy haulier Collett Transport has invested in a new six-axle Nooteboom Manoovr semi low loader.
Views: 407
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Imperial makes Speedway buy

December 9 - December 9 - Imperial Crane Services has acquired Speedway Crane, which it says will help accelerate its expansion into the Joliet region of Illinois, USA.
Views: 384
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BBC goes to China

December 9 - December 9 - BBC Chartering has opened a new representative office in Beijing, China.
Views: 522
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Engineered Rigging takes a slide

December 9 - December 9 - US equipment manufacturer Engineered Rigging has unveiled its new Power Slide system at the Power-Gen conference in Las Vegas, which it says is ideal for moving heavy and oversize components in tight spaces.
Views: 302
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AV Dawson picks Nettle

December 8 - December 8 - UK headquartered forwarder AV Dawson has appointed Charlie Nettle as its head of marketing and business development.
Views: 443
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Adams joins ALE

December 8 - December 8 - ALE has appointed Darren Adams as the new director for its UK business.
Views: 597
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Swan takes on mega module

December 8 - December 8 - A 3,200-tonne accommodation module has been loaded on board Dockwise's heavy transport vessel Swan at Mammoet's heavy lift terminal in Schiedam, the Netherlands.
Views: 402
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Two more for Hansa Heavy Lift

December 7 - December 7 - Hansa Heavy Lift is continuing its global expansion programme with new offices in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), together with the appointment of a new commercial agent in Colombia.
Views: 599
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ALE completes nuclear jack and slide

December 7 - December 7- ALE's Spanish division replaced two oversize engines and one alternator at the Almaraz nuclear power plant.
Views: 161
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Sarens praises Boom Booster

December 7 - December 7 - Sarens Group utilised its Terex CC 8800-1 to lift and install a 641-tonne distillation column on the US Gulf Coast.
Views: 364
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Hapag-Lloyd gets heavy

December 7 - December 7 - Hapag-Lloyd has delivered a large propeller on board its containership Antwerpen Express from Shanghai to Hamburg, where it loaded another 166-tonne propeller on the same vessel for shipment to South Korea.
Views: 349
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AAL in Swire tie-up

December 7 - December 7 - Effective December 14, AAL is entering a space sharing agreement with Swire Shipping that aims to further strengthen its breakbulk liner service between Asia and the East Coast of Australia.
Views: 469
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Globalink hits the target

December 4 - December 4 - Kazakhstan headquartered forwarder Globalink was recently contracted to move super-heavy high-pressure columns from Japan to Atyrau.
Views: 500
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deugro extends with Siemens

December 4 - December 4 - deugro Danmark and Siemens Wind Power have agreed a long term contract for the transport of forthcoming offshore wind turbine projects, extending the strong cooperation the two companies have had for many years.
Views: 535
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Six up for Bhoir

December 4 - December 4 - Mumbai headquartered crane rental company, Bhoir Group, ordered six new Liebherr LR 1300 SX crawler cranes.
Views: 363
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Enerpac presents SyncHoist

December 3 - December 3 - Enerpac has developed a new range of below-the-hook lifting cylinders that enable heavy loads to be manoeuvred with greater precision using a single crane - the SHAS-Series Autonomous SyncHoist.
Views: 171
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Bragg boosts rough terrain fleet

December 3 - December 3 - Bragg Crane Service added eight new Tadano GR-900XL cranes to its fleet, which will be used for major refinery developments, renewable energy projects and other plant maintenance projects.
Views: 242
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Daco brings the blades

December 2 - December 2 - Heavy transportation specialist Daco Heavy Lift de Centroamerica has recently completed wind farm projects in Panamá, Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Honduras, and in its domestic market of Guatemala.
Views: 483
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ALE seals Baku deal

December 2 - December 2 - ALE has been awarded a major contract in Azerbaijan for the transportation of oversize and overweight components for the SOCAR fertilisation project.
Views: 458
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Carrara ups project cargo capacity

December 1 - December 1 - Porto di Carrara is continuing to invest in Terex Port Solutions (TPS) products as it improves its capabilities to handle project cargoes.
Views: 271
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Gustav Seeland spins into Hamburg

November 30 - November 30 - Germany headquartered Gustav Seeland - a member of the Big Move network - has completed the delivery of an 80-tonne propeller from Waren an der Müritz to Hamburg in just one night.
Views: 385
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Marlboro ups capacity

November 27 - November 27 - South African company Marlboro Crane Hire has taken delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1300-6.2 mobile crane.
Views: 299
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Thorco takes five

November 27 - November 27 - Thorco Shipping has acquired five 18,000 dwt modern tweendeckers, each equipped with three 80-tonne capacity cranes.
Views: 420
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Thorco Logic launched

November 26 - November 26 - Thorco Shipping's latest newbuild vessel Thorco Logic has been launched by Honda Heavy Industries in Japan.
Views: 477
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Out with the old, in with the new

November 25 - November 25 - Finland headquartered crane services company Havator has used a Terex CC 6800 lattice boom crawler crane to replace an old riding ring with a new one at a pelletising plant in Kiruna, Sweden.
Views: 409
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Spedman on the boil

November 25 - November 25 - Spedman Global Logistics has coordinated the transport of four boilers and accessories to a power plant in Poland.
Views: 446
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Grove on track in Singapore

November 25 - November 25 - Hiap Tong Crane & Transport has supplied a four-axle Grove GMK4100 crane to China Railway to assist with the construction of the new Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) metro line in Singapore.
Views: 329
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Pipe flies with New Sign

November 24 - November 24 - New Sign Logistics has coordinated the transport of a heavy pipe for use in the subsea oil and gas industry from Malaysia to Luxembourg.
Views: 465
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Scheuerle ships to South Korea

November 23 - November 23 - Scheuerle has delivered a ship section transporter with an 800-tonne payload to South Korea for use at Sungdong Group's shipyard premises in the coastal city of Tongyoung.
Views: 381
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ProvPort plays offshore wind part

November 23 - November 23 - Deepwater Wind and General Electric (GE) are establishing a new temporary manufacturing facility at Rhode Island's Port of Providence (ProvPort), for the assembly of turbine components for the Block Island wind farm.
Views: 508
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Bronka ready for business

November 20 - November 20 - With a Liebherr LHM 800 mobile harbour crane installed at the end of September 2015, the first phase of construction at Russia's new deepwater Port of Bronka is now complete.
Views: 520
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Terex raises the roof

November 20 - November 20 - Ingolstadt based Autodienst Eineder has used its Terex Explorer 5800 all-terrain crane to hoist a number of flat roof sections in Gaimersbach, Germany.
Views: 297
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Rickmers-Linie in 'positive turnaround'

November 20 - November 20 - Rickmers Group's heavy lift shipping subsidiary Rickmers-Linie recorded a 6.9 percent year-on-year drop in revenue for the first nine months of 2015, but a positive increase in EBITDA (consolidated operating profit before interest, taxes, de
Views: 437
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Tutt Bryant raises game

November 19 - November 19 - Tutt Bryant Heavy Lift & Shift has taken delivery of Australia's first Manitowoc MLC650 crawler crane, equipped with variable position counterweight (VPC) technology.
Views: 405
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Bengal powers ahead

November 18 - November 18 - Bengal Electric has completed the discharge of a 219-tonne stator frame and a 119-tonne turbine in Bangladesh.
Views: 414
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WSS makes crude delivery

November 18 - November 18 - Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has coordinated the transport of equipment for crude processing units in Fujairah, UAE.
Views: 352
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Ground broken on Crowley terminal

November 18 - November 18 - Crowley Puerto Rico Services has broken ground on a USD48.5 million construction project for a new pier at its Isla Grande Terminal in San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Views: 340
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Nordana Sea to set sail

November 18 - November 18 - Nordana Sea - the third vessel in a series of six ships to be delivered to Symphony Shipping and subsequently chartered out to Nordana - will be launched by the Ferus Smit shipyard in Leer, Germany on December 11, 2015.
Views: 561
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BBC hopes to strike gold

November 18 - November 18 - BBC Chartering's heavy lift vessel BBC Brisbane has shipped a consignment of building material and equipment to Nunavut, Canada for the Hope Bay gold mine project.
Views: 334
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Big boost for King Lifting

November 17 - November 17 - UK based King Lifting has added a 500-tonne capacity Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 mobile crane to its fleet.
Views: 312
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Entrec feels the squeeze

November 17 - November 17 - Entrec Corporation has recorded a 30 percent year-on-year decrease in revenue for the third quarter of 2015, down from USD58.9 million in 2014 to USD41.2 million in the same period this year.
Views: 321
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Newport ups capacity

November 17 - November 17 - Associated British Ports (ABP) has invested GBP1.6 million (USD2.4 million) in a new mobile harbour crane at the UK's Port of Newport.
Views: 548
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GeoSea hails Boom Lock

November 17 - November 17 - GeoSea has confirmed its confidence in High Wind's Boom Lock by making the necessary preparations for implementing the system on its new jack-up vessel Apollo.
Views: 378
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Cargo slides in Hamburg

November 16 - November 16 - The Port of Hamburg handed 1.5 million tonnes of non-containerised cargo in the first nine months of 2015 - down 8.5 percent year-on-year.
Views: 368
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Multimillion-dollar move at Jaxport

November 16 - November 16 - Stevedoring company Portus has helped move three helicopters and ten ambulances through Jaxport's heavy lift and project cargo berth at Blount Island Marine Terminal.
Views: 333
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Giant success for Sterett

November 13 - November 13 - Sterett Crane & Rigging has transported a 140-tonne vessel from Tennessee to Michigan using a Scheuerle Highway Giant dual lane trailer.
Views: 297
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High five for Wiesbauer

November 13 - November 13 - Wiesbauer has added a fifth Terex AC 700 all-terrain crane to its fleet.
Views: 418
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Steil bridges the gap

November 13 - November 13 - Using a Terex Superlift 3800 crane, Steil Kranarbeiten has successfully installed the Schöneck bridge, which measured 15 m long and weighed 66 tonnes, in Kirkel, Germany.
Views: 430
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Manitowoc crawler heads East

November 13 - November 13 - South Korea's Chunjo Construction utilised its 2,300-tonne capacity Manitowoc 31000 crawler crane to construct a petrochemical refinery in Vietnam - the first time Chunjo has used the crane outside its domestic market.
Views: 412
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Bilbao strengthens ro-ro ramp

November 13 - November 13 - The Port of Bilbao has put its fifth ro-ro ramp into operation again, after an improvement project was carried out to increase its capacity to 250 tonnes.
Views: 312
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Mammoet granted Sasol contract

November 13 - November 13 - Mammoet has been awarded a contract by Sasol for its new ethane cracker and derivatives complex.
Views: 423
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WWL ALS gets reeling

November 12 - November 12 - WWL ALS has coordinated the transportation of a 300-tonne cable reel from the UK to the USA.
Views: 485
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Bos-Shelf in Kamag buy

November 12 - November 12 - Baku, Azerbaijan based Bos-Shelf has invested in 24 axle lines of Kamag K24 self-propelled modular transporters (SPMT).
Views: 424
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A warrior's victory for Blue Hat

November 12 - November 12 - Blue Hat Crane was recently made a representative for all Tadano products and has added a selection of Tadano cranes, including an ATF 180G-5, a GR-1000XL, and a GR-750XL, to its fleet.
Views: 122
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Zoo trip for Wagenborg

November 11 - November 11 - Wagenborg has transported four train wagons from Grossauheim Hanau, Germany to the Wildlands Adventure Zoo in Emmen, the Netherlands.
Views: 339
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Senn gets Liebherr lift

November 11 - November 11 - The first model of Liebherr's new LTM 1160-5.2 mobile crane has been delivered to Swiss crane contractor Senn and completed its first job lifting a bridge over the River Aare.
Views: 264
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Tork talks up new crane

November 10 - November 10 - Turkish heavy haulier Tork Industrial Logistics Solutions has invested in a new 1,100-tonne capacity Enerpac gantry crane, as well as a Scheuerle Power Booster.
Views: 527
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Manitoulin takes Entrec stake

November 9 - November 9 - Canada's Manitoulin Transport has made a strategic investment into Entrec Corporation, taking beneficial ownership of approximately 15.4 percent of the issued and outstanding common shares of the company on a non-diluted basis.
Views: 430
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Felbermayr builds base

November 6 - November 6 - Felbermayr has broken ground on a new facility for its subsidiaries Wimmer Maschinentransporte and Hagn-Umwelttechnik at Sulzemoos, Germany.
Views: 377
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Safety a major concern at WCTS

November 5 - November 5 - Over 270 delegates attended the two-day World Crane & Transport Summit (WCTS) at the NH Grand Krasnapolsky Hotel in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Views: 598
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ALE moves Spanish pair

November 5 - November 5 - The Spanish division of heavy lift and specialised transport company ALE has executed a pair or over-dimensional project moves.
Views: 342
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Joint venture opens offshore base

November 5 - November 5 - Ter Haak Group, Dutch Offshore Group and Rotterdam Offshore Group are collaborating to create a new venture - Dutch Offshore Base.
Views: 391
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Tiong Woon issues profit warning

November 4 - November 4 - Singapore headquartered Tiong Woon Corporation has issued a profit warning for the quarter ending September 30, 2015.
Views: 412
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New head for OHT

November 4 - November 4 - Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT), the Oslo-based heavy shipping company, has named Torgeir Ramstad as chief executive officer.
Views: 334
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Ács-Gép adds Liebherr trio

November 4 - November 4 - Hungary's Ács-Gép Holding has invested in three Liebherr mobile cranes - one LTM 1200-5.1, an LTM 1300-6.2 and one LTM 1500-8.1.
Views: 314
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AGL in Vladivostok first

November 3 - November 3 - Alexander Global Logistics' (AGL) new office in Vladivostok, Russia has completed its first project, with the delivery of seven pieces of Kato machinery.
Views: 422
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Famous five for Liverpool

November 3 - November 3 - Zhen Hua 23, Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries' (ZPMC) giant semi-submersible has made a spectacular delivery of five ship-to-shore megamax quayside cranes for the new Liverpool2 container terminal.
Views: 484
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MatthewsDaniel completes Anadarko spar job

November 3 - November 3 - London, UK headquartered MatthewsDaniel has completed marine warranty services on behalf of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation for the installation of the Heidelberg spar in the Gulf of Mexico.
Views: 442
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Hansa sails into Johor

November 3 - November 3 - German shipping line Hansa heavy Lift has transported three tugboats, each weighing 504 tonnes, from Rotterdam to Johor in Malaysia.
Views: 490
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Modulift in trunnion launch

November 2 - November 2 - Modulift has launched its new modular trunnion spreader beam, which it says will ease the attachment of slings when rigging heavy lifts.
Views: 359
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Johnson in wind energy drive

November 2 - November 2 - Johnson Crane Hire has helped install 15 wind turbines at South Africa's Chaba and Waainek wind farms.
Views: 221
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Ritter joins HBB

October 30 - October 30 - Effective November 1, 2015 Captain Peter Ritter will join Hanseatic Break Bulk (HBB), heading its sales and business development activities for high and heavy cargo.
Views: 503
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Jumbo Vision sails into Texas

October 29 - October 29 - The Netherlands headquartered shipping line Jumbo has transported subsea pump modules from Horsoy, Norway to Ingleside in Texas, using its heavy lift vessel Jumbo Vision.
Views: 349
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Big B adds Terex lift

October 29 - October 29 - Texas headquartered Big B Crane & Rigging has purchased a new 285-ton (260-tonne) lift capacity Terex HC 285 lattice boom crawler crane - the highest capacity crane in its fleet and the first of its kind operating in the USA.
Views: 403
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Enerpac gantry heads to Reunion

October 29 - October 29 - Heavy lifting equipment manufacturer Enerpac has begun transporting the beams for the world's largest offshore gantry crane from Hengelo, the Netherlands, to the Crist shipyard in Poland.
Views: 329