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Vestas and MHI target offshore wind

September 30 - September 30 - Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas Wind Systems and Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) have agreed to a joint venture dedicated to offshore wind energy projects.
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A.R.T. gets CargoWise

September 30 - September 30 - Hong Kong headquartered A.R.T. Logistics - a provider of project logistics services focused on Central Asia, Russia and the CIS - has teamed with logistics software provider CargoWise to implement its ediEnterprise software solution.
Views: 259
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Etihad Rail and National Air tie-up

September 30 - September 30 - Developer and operator of the UAE's national railway network, Etihad Rail, and USA based provider of on-demand air charter services National Air Cargo, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will see the latter incorporate rai
Views: 427
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BWL joins PCN

September 30 - September 30 - Bluestar Worldwide Logistics (BWL) has been approved as a Project Cargo Network (PCN) representative in Kuwait.
Views: 498
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USD150 million for Florida's ports

September 27 - September 27 - Governor Rick Scott of the Florida, USA cabinet has approved USD150 million in bond proceeds that will be used to finance port development projects in the state, as part of the Seaport Investment Program.
Views: 341
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PCN welcomes Israel's DSS

September 27 - September 26 - Dynamic Shipping Services (DSS) has joined the Project Cargo Network (PCN), representing Israel.
Views: 501
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GateLog joins PPL

September 27 - September 27 - Sao Paulo based GateLog Logistics has joined the Pacific Power Logistics Network (PPL) representing Brazil.
Views: 313
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Allison executes lifeboat project

September 27 - September 27 - USA headquartered Allison Shipping International recently trucked an out-of-gauge lifeboat between California and Houston, Texas.
Views: 315
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Viera named Peters & May US general manager

September 26 - September 26 - Southampton, UK based boat transportation specialist Peters & May has named Noel Viera as general manager of its United States operations.
Views: 183
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ALE secures expansion credit

September 26 - September 26 - Staffordshire, UK based Abnormal Load Engineering (ALE) has secured funding from a lending club of four banks, including Royal Bank of Scotland Corporate & Institutional Banking (RBS CIB), to support its ongoing international expansion plan
Views: 525
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ICAO forecasts supply chain future

September 26 - September 26 - The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) kicked-off its 38th Assembly earlier this week with a press conference outlining the future of the air cargo supply chain.
Views: 355
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Corpus Christi Port goes social

September 26 - September 26 - In an attempt to elevate its outreach the Port of Corpus Christi, Texas, has entered the world of social media at full speed, and can now be followed on Facebook, Twitter, Google+ and LinkedIn.
Views: 249
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GAC opens its doors

September 26 - September 26 - GAC USA is hosting an open house today to give its customers and all oil and gas companies the chance to view its new warehouse in the Central Green District of Houston, Texas.
Views: 263
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Pipe lay tower move for Jumbo

September 26 - September 26 - Jumbo Shipping has completed the transportation of the first of two 1,600-tonne flexible pipe lay towers to Okpo, South Korea for French company Imeca.
Views: 447
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Port of Newport acquires LHM 180

September 25 - September 25 - Wales's Port of Newport, owned and operated by Associated British Ports (ABP), has taken delivery of a new Liebherr LHM 180 mobile harbour crane.
Views: 317
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K25 demonstrated in US market

September 25 - September 25 - Heavy-duty equipment manufacturers Scheuerle and Kamag - members of the TII Group - used the Precision Enterprises Inc., facilities in Florida to demonstrate the K25 PowerBooster modular trailer.
Views: 265
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Afriguide opens new head office

September 25 - September 25 - South African project forwarder Afriguide Logistics has completed the construction of its new head office in Durban.
Views: 233
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PCN duo reels-in South Korea

September 25 - September 25 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) member V. Alexander International Logistics - representing Germany, Mongolia and Russia - along with Finnish representative Oy Hacklin Logistics, shipped special cable reels into Hamburg for on forwarding to Sout
Views: 356
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Van der Vlist presses ahead

September 24 - September 24 - Netherlands based heavy haulage specialist Van der Vlist was recently involved in a project transporting metal presses from central Europe to Casablanca in Morocco.
Views: 386
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A2SEA appoints Reay

September 24 - September 24 - Danish offshore wind installation specialist A2SEA has named Andy Reay its new key account manager in the UK and Ireland.
Views: 204
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Wagenborg new crane makes debut

September 24 - September 24 - During July 2013, HLPFI reported that Wagenborg Nedlift added a new 750-tonne capacity Liebherr LR1750 crawler crane to its fleet. That addition recently completed its first heavy lift job in on behalf of German multinational ThyssenKrupp i
Views: 292
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Trains steam ahead with Toll

September 24 - September 24 - Toll NQX - the road transport arm of Australia based integrated logistics service provider Toll Group - transported five 129-tonne trains on five separate 2,200 km truck journeys across Australia.
Views: 387
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Freight Expert joins PPL

September 24 - September 24 - Freight Expert, Inc. from Japan has become the latest company to join the Pacific Power Logistics Network (PPL).
Views: 451
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SCS handles heavy South Korean cargo

September 24 - September 24 - Ho Chi Minh City based Super Cargo Service Co Ltd (SCS) has organised the shipment of a rotor from the South Korean port of Mesan to Vietnam.
Views: 198
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Website makeover for PCN

September 24 - September 24 - In conjunction with the signing up of its 200th member, Project Cargo Network (PCN) has re-launched its website.
Views: 288
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Depth shipping index shows improvement

September 24 - September 24 - Australia headquartered Depth Logistics - a 4PL specialising in the transportation of project and heavy cargoes worldwide - has released its shipping index for August 2013, identifying a significant increase in heavy machinery import number
Views: 295
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Luxembourg and HNCA discuss Cargolux

September 23 - September 23 - The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is in talks with Chinese investors relating to the sale of its 35 percent stake in all-cargo carrier Cargolux Airlines International.
Views: 449
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PCN teams-up in stadium build

September 23 - September 23 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) members Olicargo (Portugal) and Doublestar (Brazil) teamed up to complete a long-term project contract.
Views: 313
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Grand Arabia joins PCN

September 23 - September 23 - Grand Arabia has joined the Project Cargo Network (PCN) as the third and final member in Jordan
Views: 286
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New ro-ro terminal for Port Manatee

September 23 - September 23 - Florida, USA based Port Manatee together with The Pasha Group will develop and market a full-service multipurpose ro-ro terminal near the entrance of Tampa Bay.
Views: 379
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Mammoet completes landmark jack-up

September 23 - September 23 - Netherlands headquartered heavy transportation specialist Mammoet has successfully performed its 25th jack-up project since the system was introduced in 2004.
Views: 493
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The Friday Flyer - September 20th 2013

September 20 - September 20 - A keynote address at next week's Breakbulk Americas conference poses the stark question: What is the future of the breakbulk industry?
Views: 686
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Duluth names director

September 20 - September 20 - The Duluth Seaway Port Authority has revealed Vanta E. Coda II as its new executive director.
Views: 210
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Drum double for CNC

September 20 - September 20 - CNC Freight Services has arranged the door-to-door transportation of a Hydrocarbon Drain Drum (HDD) and an Amine Drain Drum from Malaysia to Canada.
Views: 332
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London's calling for BMT

September 19 - September 19 - BMT Group Ltd, a leading international design, engineering and risk management consultancy, has opened a new central London office to support its rapid growth.
Views: 216
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Crowley's foursome deliver platform

September 19 - September 19 - Four of Crowley Maritime Corporation's ocean class tugboats have worked together to deliver the offshore oil production and drilling platform, Olympus, from Ingleside, Texas, 684 km to its deepwater location in the US Gulf of Mexico.
Views: 219
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City Union moves 2,000 cu m for CNPC

September 19 - September 19 - China-based City Union Logistics has handled a project with a total volume of 2,000 cu m for China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC).
Views: 336
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Allseas gets a new look

September 19 - September 19 - To coincide with its ten-year anniversary, Allseas Global Logistics has launched a new brand identity and website.
Views: 288
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TIACA expresses concern over new EU regulations

September 19 - September 19 - The International Air Cargo Association (TIACA) has said that, although it welcomes the European Commission's recent meetings with industry stakeholders in preparation for the launch of new obligatory EU regulations on air cargo security, m
Views: 198
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It's a winch for BigLift

September 18 - September 18 - BigLift Shipping's Happy Dynamic was contracted by Subsea 7's London office for Africa, Gulf of Mexico and the Mediterranean, to reposition a subsea winch and its associated equipment from Rio de Janeiro to Sonils' base in the Angolan port
Views: 351
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Bennett's hand now includes Ace Doran

September 18 - September 18 - Bennett Motor Express, the largest of seven operating companies within Bennett International Group, has completed the asset purchase of Ohio-based Ace Doran Hauling & Rigging.
Views: 284
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Busy time for V. Alexander

September 18 - September 18 - V. Alexander has organised the delivery of a further three ESPREE reactors from the German inland port of Dresden to Belgium for a polypropylene-plant-project, involving a combined truck/barge/truck operation, plus surveys at both loading a
Views: 383
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ISS names UK general manager

September 18 - September 18 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has appointed Guy Lear as general manager for the UK, replacing Tom Wilson, who has been promoted to a key role within the operational excellence team.
Views: 391
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Bellville buy expands OIA's network

September 18 - September 18 - Portland, Oregon based OIA Global has purchased majority control of Bellville International Ltd, headquartered in London, UK.
Views: 423
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More rail cars for Multitrade

September 18 - September 18 - Multitrade Spain has arranged the transportation of about 50 train cars from Bilbao, Spain to San Antonio, Chile.
Views: 306
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New quayside site for HHLA

September 18 - September 18 - HHLA Logistics has consolidated its project and heavy lift logistics at an additional site next to the
Views: 431
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Unishipping in Indo-Bulgarian move

September 17 - September 17 - Unishipping International Ltd arranged the delivery of equipment for what claims to be the world's largest copper recycler from India to its production plant in Bulgaria.
Views: 394
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Scheuerle rolls out mega deal with Roll-Lift

September 17 - September 17 - Roll-Lift has signed a multi-million US dollar contract for 400 axle lines of Scheuerle self propelled modular transporters (SPMTs).
Views: 315
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WSS adds to Western Australian network

September 17 - September 17 - Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has opened an office in Western Australia to meet increased business opportunities, as the port of Geraldton continues to grow.
Views: 361
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BBC helps rescue Syrian refugees

September 17 - September 17 - BBC Chartering's vessel BBC Iceland has helped to rescue more than 300 Syrian refugees found in fishing boats off the Sicilian coast of Italy.
Views: 305
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Faymonville upgrades Telemax range

September 16 - September 16 - Luxembourg headquartered heavy equipment manufacturer Faymonville has launched a new and improved version of its Telemax trailer, designed for the transport of rotor blades for wind power plants.
Views: 184
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ICHCA to host seminar on new Code

September 16 - September 16 - ICHCA international, the NGO association for the global cargo handling industry, will be hosting a practical seminar, "Understanding the new IMO/ILO/UNECE Code of Practice for Packing of Cargo Transport Units (CTUs)", in London on October 2
Views: 350
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Liburnia claims Croatian record (video)

September 16 - September 16 - Liburnia Maritime Agency is claiming a record Croatian heavy lift performance following the recent lift and transport of two new build asphalt barges from Rijeka to Colombia.
Views: 444
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New member at PPL

September 13 - September 13 - Slovenia headquartered The Trade Logistics Group of Companies has joined the Pacific Power Logistics Network (PPL).
Views: 313
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Wasel takes Liebherr to the max (video)

September 13 - September 13 - Bergheim-based Wasel GmbH erected a Liebherr LTM 1750-9.1 mobile crane to its maximum hook height of 154 m to dismantle a hanging scaffold on Cologne Cathedral.
Views: 322
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ASCO wins Tanzanian supply base contract

September 13 - September 13 - International oil and gas services company ASCO has been awarded a three-year USD100 million contract to provide supply base services to BG in Tanzania.
Views: 340
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COSCO Dalian to build BigRoll vessels

September 13 - September 13 - BigRoll Shipping - the new heavy lift shipping line formed in May 2013 through the combination of BigLift Shipping and RollDock Shipping - has contracted COSCO Dalian Shipyard to build two MC Class module carriers for the transportation of
Views: 411
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September 12 - September 12 - Bremen-based R
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AIT opens office quartet

September 12 - September 12 - AIT Worldwide Logistics has expanded its American network into Omaha, Toronto and Houston, and opened its first European office in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
Views: 331
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First steel cut for ACL

September 12 - September 12 - The official steel cutting ceremony has taken place in Shanghai for Atlantic Container Line's five G4 container / ro-ro carriers (CONRO), marking the beginning of actual construction.
Views: 447
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Tight fit for giant rotor

September 12 - September 12 - Ruslan International arranged the transport of a rotor from Chengdu, China to
Views: 462
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UK first for Saudia Cargo

September 12 - September 12 - Saudia Cargo is set to increase freighter capacity on a number of routes across its global network.
Views: 366
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Yong Sheng arrives in Rotterdam

September 12 - September 12 - When China Ocean Shipping Company's (COSCO) multipurpose heavy lift vessel, Yong Sheng, arrived in Rotterdam earlier this week, she sailed into the record books as the first Chinese ship to traverse the Northern Sea Route across the top of
Views: 386
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PPL adds Sri Lankan member

September 12 - September 12 - The Pacific Power Logistics Network has welcomed its newest member - Sri Lanka headquartered Benchmark Logistics.
Views: 283
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Yacht move to US

September 12 - September 12 - Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA based Yacht Exports has successfully transported a 2013 Grand Banks Motor Yacht 50 Eastbay SX from Singapore to Norfolk, Virginia for display at the Annapolis Boat Show 2013.
Views: 364
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PCN member establishes infrastructure JV

September 12 - September 12 - India headquartered Project Cargo Network (PCN) representative Procam Logistics has established a new joint venture with UK based Caparo Group that will be known as Caparo Procam Infrastructure Limited.
Views: 225
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European Commission plans waterway future

September 11 - September 11 - The European Union's inland waterways span more than 37,000 km and cross 20 EU nations. Each year it carries approximately 500 million tonnes of cargo, particularly through the densely populated areas of Germany, the Netherlands, France and
Views: 288
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TIGER grant funds Duluth renovation

September 11 - September 11 - The Duluth Seaway Port Authority has been awarded a USD10 million TIGER grant by the U.S. Department of Transportation for the rebuilding and expansion of a general cargo dock at the Port of Duluth, Minnesota, USA.
Views: 229
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Van der Vlist moves deeper underground

September 11 - September 11 - Heavy haulage specialist Van der Vlist recently collected two Caterpillar R2900 machines from Antwerp, Belgium to take to Terneuzen in the Netherlands.
Views: 328
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BWS establishes Vietnamese presence

September 11 - September 11 - Denmark headquartered Blue Water Shipping (BWS) will establish its own office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, which will focus on developing its oil, gas and industrial projects business as well as its general cargo, wind and reefer logistics
Views: 288
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Jumbo trumpets anchor spread contract

September 11 - September 11 - Jumbo has been awarded a pipelaying contract by Malaysian contractor, Sigur Ros, to oversee transportation and installation of 126 gravity anchor spreads.
Views: 348
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Steder expedites China shipments

September 11 - September 11 - Steder Group has handled the shipment of several items of urgently required marine equipment from Rotterdam to China.
Views: 372
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OSD secures design contract

September 10 - September 10 - OSD-IMT, a division of Netherlands-based Offshore Ship Designers, has secured a design contract for two IMT 965 seismic support vessels for China Oilfield Service Ltd (COSL), Beijing.
Views: 362
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Port of Milwaukee receives Pacesetter award

September 10 - September 10 - Mayor of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Tom Barrett, discusses planned infrastructure investments at the port of Milwaukee today at a ceremony honouring the port for its increased international cargo volume in 2012.
Views: 336
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V. Alexander completes multimodal project

September 10 - September 10 - V. Alexander International Logistics, a member of the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network representing Germany, has completed a complex project shipment from Germany and Italy to Belgium for use in a chemical plant.
Views: 302
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Gruber takes over Intertransport

September 10 - September 10 - Gruber Logistics has acquired 100 percent shares of Bremen-based Intertransport Hohnholz GmbH.
Views: 566
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Gas by the dozen for Transmarine

September 9 - September 9 - Transmarine Services India Pvt Ltd has handled a large shipment from Thailand to Egypt for Canada-based EMCO.
Views: 331
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Heavy work for Aaras in Pakistan

September 9 - September 9 - Aaras Shipping handled a 104.73 tonne shipment from Karachi to Besham in the Shangla District of Pakistan.
Views: 439
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Globalink delivers on time in Kazakhstan

September 9 - September 9 - Globalink Logistics handled the overland transportation of an OOG separator from Kyzyl Orda to the Aryskum oilfield in Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan.
Views: 386
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Heavy warms up with cold-former move

September 9 - September 9 - Antwerp's Heavy Logistics has handled the door-to-door delivery of a packed cold-former machine from Belgium to Mauston, Wisconsin.
Views: 533
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XLP goes Dutch

September 9 - September 9 - Rotterdam-based L.C. van Tiel Logistics has become the latest member of XLProjects in the Netherlands.
Views: 356
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Greencarrier invests in Finland

September 9 - September 9 - Greencarrier Freight Services Finland has acquired the freight forwarder Rahtihuolinta Oy.
Views: 261
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The Friday Flyer - September 6th 2013

September 9 - September 9 - Expect plenty of ballyhoo in Rotterdam next week if COSCO's multi-purpose heavy lift ship, Yong Sheng, arrives on schedule on Monday.
Views: 724
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Harbor Freight battles against time

September 6 - September 6 - Harbor Freight Transport has arranged the speedy movement of five heavy generators from the port of Newark, New York.
Views: 264
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Aeros receives certificate

September 6 - September 6 - Further to our report from August 23, Aeroscraft manufacturer and operator, Aeros Corp., has confirmed that it has received an Airworthiness Certificate 'R&D' from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA).
Views: 216
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New finance manager for ASCO

September 6 - September 6 - International oilfield support services company, ASCO, has strengthened its financial management team with the appointment of Marianne Lipp as group finance manager.
Views: 382
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Guangzhou Sunshine handles ship crane move

September 6 - September 6 - Guangzhou Sunshine International Logistics Co Ltd managed the shipment of a hydraulic power unit and pressure vessel from Rotterdam to the Nansha shipyard in China.
Views: 375
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Two for Blue Water in Sweden

September 6 - September 6 - Blue Water Shipping is opening a second office in Sweden, to be headed by Fredrik Pellegrini and situated near Stockholm-Arlanda airport.
Views: 271
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Press call for Albacor

September 5 - September 5 - Albacor Shipping handled the transport of a heavy press from Cleveland to Ohio and steel plant equipment from China to Brazil.
Views: 394
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Oil tanks move home

September 5 - September 5 - Nurminen handled the relocation of oil tanks in the port of Hamina, Finland.
Views: 326
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Erickson confirms Air Amazonia deal

September 5 - September 5 - Erickson Air-Crane Inc has confirmed that it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Air Amazonia Servi
Views: 458
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Paccon helps keep KOG turning

September 5 - September 5 - Paccon Logistics, based in South Africa, acted as the agents for KOG Transport Switzerland in the shipping of two part charters recently, carried on the BBC Campana and BBC Montana.
Views: 426
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It's a gas for Nabros

September 4 - September 4 - Nabros Transport Pvt. Ltd. arranged the delivery of a feed gas dryer and absorber from the port of Dahej to Vijaipur in India.
Views: 327
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MST overcomes delivery constraints

September 4 - September 4 - Maritime Synergy (Thailand) Co. Ltd (MST), based in Laem Chabang, Thailand, handled the oversized shipment of a 40-tonne flat rack container from the port to its final destination in Columbia.
Views: 277
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Holleman handles heavy condensers

September 4 - September 4 - Holleman Bulgaria O.O.D transported two oversized condensers from Ploietsi to the port of Constanta in Romania.
Views: 436
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IFT carries crane to Thailand

September 4 - September 4 - International Freight Transport Inc. (IFT) has shipped a Link-Belt HSP-8050 crane from Utah to Lat Krabang, Thailand.
Views: 374
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A.R.T. adds to Mongolian canvas

September 4 - September 4 - A.R.T. Logistics has tripled the frequency and capacity of its LTL service connecting Vilnius, Lithuania with Ulan Bator, Mongolia.
Views: 415
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SAL arrives early with sphere tank

September 4 - September 4 - Thanks to some effective planning, SAL Heavy Lift's Grietje discharged a sphere tank that had been shipped from Sattahip, Thailand to Antwerp, Belgium, three days ahead of schedule.
Views: 405
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SNS lands B747 in Somalia

September 3 - September 3 - SNS claims to have set another trend in the history of air-freight by landing the first B747 cargo plane at Mogadishu Airport, Somalia.
Views: 346
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Rosneft claims world-record transport operation

September 3 - September 3 - As part of the Achinsk Refinery Upgrade Project, Russian oil company Rosneft is carrying out a unique operation to transport hydrocracking units to the refinery's site.
Views: 265
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IBC and Daewon join forces

September 3 - September 3 - IBC Internationale Spedition, based in Linz, Austria, and Daewon Logipia Co. Ltd, from Seoul, South Korea, teamed up to handle a project shipment of reactors.
Views: 374
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Heavy Lift Group off to Stratford

September 3 - September 3 - Will it be a 'mid summer night's dream', or a 'winter's tale' for the Heavy Lift Group when it holds its 53rd conference from October 26 - 27, 2013 at Stratford upon Avon in the UK, birthplace of famous poet and writer, Shakespeare.
Views: 312
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Spedition Thomas in multi-origin move

September 3 - September 3 - Austrian freight forwarder, Spedition Thomas has handled a multi-origin transport of a complete pollution cleaning facility.
Views: 443
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Volga-Dnepr fast tracks equipment to Russia

September 2 - September 2 - Volga-Dnepr has handled the delivery of 180 tonnes of oil and gas equipment from Italy to Brask, destined for the Talakan field in Russia, on behalf of STS Logistics.
Views: 385
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Suez Canal security strengthened after failed attack

September 2 - September 2 - According to a statement issued by GAC, Egypt's armed forces are strengthening security measures in the Suez Canal, following an unsuccessful terrorist attack on a container ship transiting the waterway on August 31.
Views: 336
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Finnlines adds connections

September 2 - September 2 - Earlier this year Finnlines announced its intention to launch several new routes for its Baltic and North Sea operations.
Views: 279
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Intermax ships hoppers

September 2 - September 2 - Intermax Logistics Solutions has handled the shipment of 200 hopper railcars from Shanghai to Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela.
Views: 313
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Big Belarus move for Nurminen

September 2 - September 2 - Nurminen Logistics will handle the transport of all the machinery required for a new pulp mill being built by mechanical group, Andritz, in Svetlogorsk, Belarus.
Views: 360
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RollDock Star shoots into action

September 2 - September 2 - Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) has launched the 151.5 m long RollDock Star, with a deadweight of 8,000 tons, for the Dutch shipping line RollDock BV.
Views: 353

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