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Europe News from August 2018

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Binetti joins Ceva Logistics

August 31 - Ceva Logistics has appointed Laurent Binetti as chief commercial officer, effective September 1, 2018. 
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Kübler handles transformer move

August 30 - Kübler Spedition has transported a 272-ton (246.8-tonne) transformer from Nijmegen in the Netherlands to a project site in Kupferzell, Germany. 
Views: 2449
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WeShip Projects eyes Danish market

August 29 - WeShip Projects, a specialist in the ocean transportation of project, breakbulk, and heavy lift cargoes, plans to open an office in Denmark later this year.
Views: 2863
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Cuxport supports Bucht project

August 28 - The port of Cuxhaven’s berth no. 4 is supporting Northland Power’s Deutsche Bucht wind farm.
Views: 2463
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Mammoet and Scheuerle launch TPA

August 28 - Mammoet and Scheuerle, part of the TII Group, have launched the Trailer Power Assist (TPA) system, designed to improve transport efficiency and lower the carbon footprint of major projects.
Views: 3295
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Dundee extends project capacity

August 27 - The port of Dundee, part of the Forth Ports group, has extended its main project cargo berth – Prince Charles Wharf – to over 310 m.
Views: 3246
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Liebherr opens the gates in Büsum

August 24 - German crane service provider Nolte-Autokrane has utilised a Liebherr LG 1750 lattice boom mobile crane to hoist 90-tonne steel lock gates in Büsum.
Views: 2730
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Hansa spins with carousel success

August 22 - Hansa Heavy Lift has transported a large carousel and eight reels - weighing a total of 3,508.7 tonnes - from Newcastle in the UK to Lagos, Nigeria, destined for the Egina oilfield.
Views: 2696
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Liebherr duo lifts in Ehingen

August 22 - Rieger & Moser and Fricke-Schmidbauer, part of the Schmidbauer Group, have utilised Liebherr mobile cranes to replace a debarking drum at the Sappi paper factory in Ehingen, Germany. 
Views: 2673
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Walker steps up at RSS

August 20 - Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has appointed Davey Walker as business development director (Scotland), effective August 20.
Views: 17985
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Dan-Czech handles gearbox shipment

August 20 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has transported two 55-tonne gearboxes from Pilsen in the Czech Republic to Zeebrugge, Belgium.
Views: 2603
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DS Lausnir lifts with Modulift

August 16 - Icelandic crane rental company DS Lausnir lifted a 45-tonne boat in Hafnarfjörður using Modulift spreader beams.
Views: 2787
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XLP members on the move

August 15 - Westdijk has transported a 98-ton (88.9-tonne) transformer from Ludvika to port of Gothenburg, Sweden on behalf of ABB.
Views: 3460
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Gräser-Eschbach adds to fleet

August 15 - German crane service provider Gräser-Eschbach has taken delivery of a Demag AC 300-6 all-terrain crane from Terex.
Views: 2964
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GeoSea's divine delivery

August 14 - GeoSea has taken delivery of the self-propelled jack-up vessel Apollo.
Views: 3079
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EU invests in Danube

August 13 - The European Union (EU) plans to invest EUR59 million (USD67.4 million) in modernising the locks on the Danube-Black Sea and Midia Navodari–Porte canals in Romania.
Views: 3236
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Hallett handles Heathrow cargoes

August 13 - Hallett Silbermann has delivered two Liebherr HS 8130 HD crawler cranes, each weighing 85 tonnes, to London Heathrow Airport as part of the airport's integrated baggage system construction project.
Views: 2865
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Brave refit at Damen Shiprepair

August 10 - Damen Shiprepair Amsterdam has completed a major refit on Fred. Olsen Windcarrier’s jack-up vessel Brave Tern.
Views: 3331
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Bristol Port recognised for nuclear power logistics role

August 10 - The UK Government’s Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, and power generation company EDF Energy, have recognised Bristol Port for its role in the logistics supply chain for EDF’s Hinckley Point C nuclear power plant.
Views: 3560
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Volga-Dnepr inks BRI agreement

August 10 - Russia's Volga-Dnepr Group has signed a framework agreement with China’s Henan Airport Group and Zhongyuan Asset Management to strengthen their cooperation through the creation of a trans-Siberian air bridge.
Views: 3190
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Pasquinelli Ennio steps on the gas

August 9 - Pasquinelli Ennio has handled the movement of a 195-ton (176.9-tonne) gas drum from the shipper’s facility to the port of Marghera in Italy.
Views: 3300
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Comerford steps up at Tyne

August 9 - The UK's port of Tyne has appointed Mike Comerford to its board as a non-executive director.
Views: 3310
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Wind shipments keep rolling

August 9 - Roll-Lift USA has transported wind turbine blades, measuring 67 m in length, from ship-side to a storage facility at Industrial Terminals on the Houston ship canal.
Views: 3226
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Arkon establishes AAC

August 8 - Arkon Shipping has founded Arkon Allied Container (AAC) in cooperation with shipping companies Jüngerhans, Wessels, HS Schiffahrt, Nordic and Jebsen as well as the chartering specialists Ole Gabs and Wolfgang Klodwig.
Views: 3265
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DHL boils over in Saudi Arabia

August 8 - DHL Industrial Projects is handling the delivery of four 140-tonne boilers from Germany to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 3652
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Neeb adds Demag AC 500-8

August 6 - Wuppertal, Germany-based crane service provider Neeb has acquired a new AC 500-8 all-terrain crane from Demag.
Views: 3332
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UAL adds Fortitude to roster

August 6 - The Netherlands-headquartered Universal Africa Lines (UAL) has added the multipurpose ship UAL Fortitude to its fleet of vessels serving the West African market.  
Views: 3796
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Strømmen joins G2 Ocean

August 6 - Leif Arne Strømmen has joined G2 Ocean as the company’s vice president for innovation.
Views: 4465
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Holsten Brewery relocation under way

August 6 - Gustav Seeland has completed the first phase of Holsten Brewery’s relocation from the Altona district of Hamburg to Hausbruch, another area of the city.
Views: 3192
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Innovation completes bucket installation

August 3 - GeoSea’s offshore installation vessel Innovation has successfully completed the installation of 20 suction bucket jackets at the Borkum Riffgrund 2 wind farm, located offshore Germany.
Views: 3371
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Antwerp XL reveals initial exhibitor list

August 2 - Launched just eight weeks ago, the latest exhibition for the breakbulk sector, Antwerp XL, has already signed up some blue-chip names from the heavy lift and project forwarding sector as exhibitors.
Views: 4059
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ALS delivers TBM

August 1 - Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has coordinated the delivery of a 100-tonne tunnel boring machine (TBM) from London to Leicestershire, UK.
Views: 3462

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