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Agility on the double in Gothenburg

December 11 - Agility has managed the delivery of two 500-tonne energy modules, produced by Siemens AS, Oil & Gas Solutions for an offshore oil and gas rig in Brazil, from Sweden to Norway.

The modules, each of which had the dimensions 16 m x 16 m x 15 m, were moved from the manufacturing yard to the quayside at the Port of Gothenburg on a combination of conventional trailers and SPMTs, provided by Mammoet.

Variations in ground pressure limits within the loading area required no fewer than 72 sets of axles at one point and a large area of fencing had to be dismantled in order for the units to be loaded onto a Hansa Heavy Lift vessel, for oncarriage to Grimstad, Norway.



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Connor to lead AAPA 

June 25 - The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) has appointed Christopher J. Connor to succeed Kurt Nagle as president and ceo. 
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ACS expands Australian presence

June 25 - Having opened its doors in Australia three years ago, Air Charter Service (ACS) has expanded its operation in Sydney as the company prepares for future growth.
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