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Russia & CIS News from August 2014

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Nurminen on track to China

August 29 - August 29 - Nurminen Logistics has signed a letter of intent with UTLC, a joint venture between Russian, Kazakhstan and Belarusian state railways, for cooperation on a railway route linking Finland and China.
Views: 536
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TIS chooses Goldhofer

August 28 - August 28 - Headquartered in St Petersburg, Russia, the TIS Group has ordered three new Goldhofer PST/SL-E heavy-duty modular transporters - one six-axle and two four-axle vehicles.
Views: 549
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Design team invite for Volga-Dnepr winners

August 26 - August 26 - Volga-Dnepr Group's international competition to design an 'advanced transport aircraft of the 21st century' has been won by three students attending the Moscow Aviation Institute.
Views: 517
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RZDL delivers for pipe plant

August 26 - August 26 - In response to a request from Woojin Global Logistics, Russian Railways Logistics (RZDL) has established a partnership with the Chelyabinsk pipe rolling plant.
Views: 488
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Kulagina joins VESTA

August 21 - August 21 - Natalya Kulagina has joined VESTA-Kazakhstan as general director of the company.
Views: 614
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RollDock storms onto the scene

August 20 - August 18 - RollDock's newbuild vessel RollDock Storm has made its maiden voyage from the Belgian Port of Zeebrugge to Russia's Port of Sabetta, carrying equipment for a dredging project.
Views: 581
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Insurers wary of Arctic shipping risks

August 20 - August 20 - UK based insurance broker and risk adviser Marsh says that improvements to vessel capabilities and support services are key to the future of Arctic navigation.
Views: 585
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Uneven global growth continues

August 15 - August 15 - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has marked down its global growth projection for 2014 from 3.7 percent in April to 3.4 percent in July.
Views: 753
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Transafe handles oil refinery modules

August 14 - August 14 - Russian logistics provider, JSC Transafe Logistics chartered a vessel to deliver 10 adsorbers and tail gas drums, plus spare parts, with an overall weight of 426 tonnes from Lubeck to Ust-Luga port.
Views: 641
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Back to the future for Volga-Dnepr

August 12 - August 12 - At the third International Air Transport Forum (IATF) being held at Ulyanovsk-Vostochny airport in Russia from August 14-16, Volga-Dnepr Group will present a concept for a 'future airlifter', as well as try to set a new world record.
Views: 431
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Volga-Dnepr appoints Khodakovsky

August 11 - August 11 - Volga-Dnepr Group has appointed Anton Khodakovsky as vice president for Japan and South Korea.
Views: 724
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Topside travels to Caspian

August 5 - August 5 - The topside section of a living quarters platform has been transported to the Vladimir Filanovsky oil field in the Caspian Sea.
Views: 461
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Contracts fly in for Alexander

August 5 - August 5 - Alexander Global Logistics has won a number of contracts, which will begin this month and are scheduled for completion by November.
Views: 819
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Moscow calls for Nurminen

August 5 - August 5 - Nurminen Logistics is to open an office in Moscow on September 1, 2014, which will be headed up by Kauko Tanninen.
Views: 759
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Another semi-sub for Coscol

August 4 - August 4 - Cosco Shipping Co. Ltd. (Coscol) has signed a contract with CSSC Huangpu Wenchong Shipbuilding for the construction of a 50,000 dwt semi-submersible vessel.
Views: 826

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