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Europe News from May 2018

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SFPC adds heavy lift capability

May 25 - Shannon Foynes Port Company (SFPC) in the Republic of Ireland has taken delivery of a LHM 420 Liebherr mobile harbour crane.
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Germany set to increase HGV tolls

May 25 - The German cabinet has passed the fifth Federal Road Toll Act (Bundesfernstraßenmautgesetz). Starting January 1, 2019, there will be an increase in the tolls imposed on heavy goods vehicles (HGV).
Views: 7079
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Titan adds Milan office

May 25 - Titan Project & Logistic, a member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Italy, has opened an office in Milan.
Views: 6509
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New shortsea link for Cuxhaven

May 24 - LD Seaplane has started a regular shortsea ro-ro shipping service connecting Nantes Saint-Nazaire in France and Cuxhaven, Germany.
Views: 6480
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Dan-Czech delivers silos

May 24 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has handled the delivery of silos, measuring 26.8 m long, from Žilina in Slovakia to the UK.
Views: 5978
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Haizea Wind opens at Bilbao

May 23 - Haizea Wind has inaugurated its EUR60 million (USD70.28 million) wind turbine tower and offshore foundation manufacturing facility at the port of Bilbao, Spain.
Views: 6158
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Emirates names Harman

May 23 - Emirates SkyCargo has appointed David Harman as cargo manager for Switzerland. Based in Zürich, Harman will be responsible for overseeing all operational and commercial aspects of the airline’s freight activity in the country.
Views: 6168
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EMS moves Bremen office

May 23 - EMS Chartering has relocated its Bremen office and, since the beginning of the year, strengthened its team with the appointment of Andreas Walter.
Views: 6136
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Osprey crosses the M1

May 22 - Osprey Heavy Lift has installed a 1,200-tonne bridge deck over the M1 motorway in the UK on behalf of Buckingham Group Contracting and Cleveland Bridge.
Views: 6193
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Antonov powers ahead in Pakistan

May 17 - Antonov Airlines has transported a power plant rotor from Italy to Pakistan on board one of its seven AN-124-100 aircraft.
Views: 6129
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Dover places Konecranes order

May 16 - The port of Dover, UK, has placed an order for two Konecranes Gottwald Model 5 mobile harbour cranes.
Views: 6126
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Gustav Seeland set to bridge the gap

May 16 - Bridge specialist Lamparter has contracted Hamburg-based Gustav Seeland with the transport and installation of a new pedestrian bridge in the Hamburg HafenCity district.
Views: 5525
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M&M opens in Sprockhovel

May 15 - Militzer & Münch (M&M) has opened a new office in the North Rhine-Westphalia area of Germany.
Views: 6026
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Silk Way adds Liege connection

May 15 - Silk Way West Airlines has added regular flights between Liege Airport in Belgium and its global cargo hub in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Views: 5621
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Lührs moves Enak into Hamburg

May 14 - Lührs Schifffahrt has positioned its 600-ton (544.3-tonne) capacity floating crane, Enak, at the port of Hamburg.
Views: 5691
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Paradiso adds to fleet

May 14 - Italian crane rental company Fratelli Paradiso has purchased a second-hand LR 1750 crawler crane from Liebherr.
Views: 5388
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Cometto's space mission

May 11 - Cometto, part of the Faymonville Group, has delivered an electric EMT 4/4 trailer to Europropulsion in French Guiana.
Views: 5382
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RSS eyes heavy lift sector

May 11 - Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) is increasing the capacity and diversity of its stock of rigging products in response to increasing demand for complex below-the-hook solutions in the heavy lift sector.
Views: 9701
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Hammond steps up at UKMPG

May 10 - The UK Major Ports Group (UKMPG) has appointed Charles Hammond, chief executive of Forth Ports, as chair of its board.
Views: 5573
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Hapag sticks with Jansen

May 10 - Hapag-Lloyd has extended the contract of ceo Rolf Habben Jansen until March 31, 2024.
Views: 5588
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Notus adds UK office

May 10 - Heavy lift and transport consultancy group, Notus Heavy Lift Solutions, has opened an office in Sittingbourne, UK.
Views: 5451
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ALE and Conbit double up on Hornsea Project One

May 10 - ALE has been contracted to provide the marine transportation, seafastening, load-out and ballasting of more than 100 transition pieces for Orsted's Hornsea Project One, located in the North Sea.
Views: 5148
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Rapid response gets OCI Nitrogen on track

May 9 - Netherlands-headquartered Mammoet ensured that a 125-tonne ship barrier was lifted and repaired on the Julianakanaal, on behalf of OCI Nitrogen.
Views: 5128
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Hess opts for Enerpac gantry

May 9 - Germany-based Hess has invested in an Enerpac SL380 gantry system, as well as two 8 m header beams and side shift units.
Views: 5729
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Orllati opts for Faymonville

May 4 - Switzerland's Orllati Group, which specialises in major construction works, has taken delivery of a four-axle MultiMax semi-trailer from Faymonville.
Views: 5560
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ABC's pipe dream

May 4 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has delivered 22 m-long pipes from the Netherlands to China onboard one of its Boeing 747 freighters. May 4 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has delivered 22 m-long pipes from the Netherlands to China onboard one of it
Views: 5121
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Combilift opens in Monaghan

May 3 - Material handling solutions provider Combilift has opened its new global headquarters and manufacturing facility in Monaghan, the Republic of Ireland.
Views: 5135
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Niedersachsen names Schön

May 3 - The supervisory board at the Seaports of Niedersachsen, Germany, has appointed Timo Schön as its managing director.
Views: 5198
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Jackets on at the port of Tyne

May 2 - Heerema Marine Contractors' (HMC) deepsea heavy lift vessel, Aegir, is preparing to commence lifting operations at the port of Tyne's Northumbrian Quay in North Shields, UK.
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