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Russia & CIS News from May 2014

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Saudi first for Volga-Dnepr

May 30 - May 30 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has operated its first flight for Saudi Arabia's King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) organisation, transporting the SaudiSat-4 satellite to its launch site in Orsk, Russia.
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Volga-Dnepr takes vehicles for test drive

May 29 - May 29 - Two mobile meteorological support vehicles have been flown from Delhi to Yekaterinburg in Russia on board one of Volga-Dnepr Airlines' AN-124-100 freighter aircraft, after being tested by specialists in India.
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Oversize overcomes challenges

May 28 - May 28 - Oversize Transport Service Finland has transported a large marine crane from Verona, Italy to a shipyard in Severodvinsk, Russia.
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GAC partners with OMA to move giant barge

May 26 - May 26 - GAC and its local partner OMA Ivory Coast have project managed the movement of a massive installation barge from Escravos to Abidjan.
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Capital projects and contracts - May 23rd 2014

May 23 - This week we have seen Technip win a giant USD6.14 billion EPC deal for a LNG facility in Russia, a consortium including RWE Dea and Petrofac securing a USD976 million contact to build a gas processing plant in the Algerian Sahara, and Europe's largest bl
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ALE breaks another record

May 20 - May 20 - ALE has claimed another world record with the load-out of a 47,830-tonne topside for the Arkutun Dagi oilfield off the east coast of Russia.
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Power shipment arrives in St Petersburg

May 20 - May 20 - JSC Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg (SP SPb) has handled a consignment of out-of-gauge oil and gas equipment, with a total weight of 1,672 tonnes, which arrived from Canada on board Hansa Heavy Lift's HHL Tokyo.
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Las Vegas welcomes PPG

May 19 - May 19 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG), with the support of its USA member TransProject LLC, enjoyed a successful annual conference in Las Vegas from May 7-9.
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Faymonville expands in Russia

May 16 - May 16 - Trailer manufacturer Faymonville has opened a new service station in Noginsk, near Moscow.
Views: 455
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GAC commits to Black Sea exploration

May 15 - May 15 - Integrated shipping and marine services provider GAC Russia is upgrading its facilities at the port of Novorossiysk in Russia, underlining its commitment to offshore oil and gas exploration and extraction in the Black Sea.
Views: 404
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Volga-Dnepr secures Counter Terror Expo

May 13 - May 13 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has completed the door-to-door delivery of a mobile inspection system from Russia to a counter terrorism exhibition in London.
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RZD Logistics tracks rail equipment

May 13 - May 13 - Russian Railways Logistics (RZD Logistics) has coordinated the delivery of railway equipment form Russia to Serbia, on behalf of its sister company RZD International.
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Capital projects and contracts - May 9th 2014

May 9 - Here is a round up of some the key developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector. This week we have seen GE secure a deal to supply gas engines for China's emerging shale gas market, Fluor winning an EPC contract for the Quell
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Oversize Transport goes full thrust

May 6 - May 6 - In partnership with SZTU LLC from St Petersburg, Oversize Transport Service Finland Oy has delivered two Rolls-Royce azimuth thrusters from Rauma in Finland to Severodvinsk in the Arkhangelsk region of Russia.
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Projects and contracts - May 2nd 2014

May 2 - Here is a round up of some key developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector. In the past seven days we have seen Saipem secure a USD1.8 billion deal for Stage 2 of the Shah Deniz Project, ICA Fluor win a substantial pipeline
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