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General cargo down in Hamburg

August 17 - At 70.8 million tonnes, the port of Hamburg's first half seaborne cargo throughput was just below the previous year's.

Whilst for the first six months of the year bulk cargo handling at 23.6 million tonnes was 12.3 percent up on the previous year, container throughput reached 4.5 million teu, 6.8 percent below the previous year's total for the same period.

At 876,000 tonnes, handling of non-containerised general cargo, such as large plant elements and wheeled cargoes, remained 5.8 percent below the previous year's total.

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Buss launches JV with Idea

June 14 - Hamburg-based Buss Offshore Solutions and French logistics provider Idea established a joint venture that will serve the offshore market in France.
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ALS moves in Hull

June 14 - UK-headquartered Abnormal Load Services (ALS) is relocating to larger premises in Hull.
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Seville ships Haliade towers

June 14 - Tower sections that will make up General Electric’s (GE) Haliade-X offshore wind turbine have been loaded onto the multipurpose vessel Palmerton at the port of Sevilla, Spain.
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Gantry on the move

June 13 - Collett & Sons loaded a 100-tonne gantry onto double bogie trailers ahead of a 250 mile (402.3 km) journey from the heavy haulier's depot in Goole to Gatwick, UK.
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