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SAL opens representative office in Italy

March 31 - A SAL Italy representative office has been established based in the Genoa office of "K" Line (Europe) to provide marketing, sales representation and direct communication with SAL's clients in the country.

Maurizio Pigna is responsible for the SAL representative office in Genoa, which has a full sales and customer service team.

SAL operates a fleet of 14 modern geared vessels, with combined crane capacity of 1400 tonnes and a speed of 20 knots trade on a semi-liner service between Europe, the Middle East and Asia. With its growing engineering division SAL provides custom-made transportation solutions for all types of project cargoes ranging from heavy machinery, plant equipment, wind energy, cranes and floating cargoes.

Completed in February 2009, the company's four newbuildings represent one of the many synergy benefits emerging from the joint venture between SAL and "K" Line.

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Damen ships multiple hulls with Boskalis

June 25 - Royal Boskalis Westminster’s heavy lift vessel Black Marlin has departed Shanghai loaded with 18 Concordia Damen hulls and a crane barge.
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FROM THE MAGAZINE: Road rules drive cargoes on to rail

June 24 - Germany is seeing more project cargoes switching to rail as road regulations are more strictly enforced, while in Russia the sheer distances involved ensure the economic advantages of rail, writes Yvonne Mulder.
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Duke steps up at Grieg Star

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