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Sectors News from November 2014

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Collett boils over

November 28 - November 28 - Collett Transport has transported a 100-tonne boiler from Rotterdam to Selby in the UK, on behalf of German transport company Max Goll.
Views: 366
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SCS hot off the press

November 28 - November 28 - SCS Heavy has transported two presses - one from Henriville, France and the second from Rechen, Germany - to the USA, as well as a third press from Germany to China.
Views: 435
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Van Oord makes Ballast buy

November 28 - November 28 - Van Oord has reached an agreement on the acquisition of Ballast Nedam's offshore business unit.
Views: 374
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Cosco in Olympic lift

November 28 - November 28 - At the New Port of Huangpu, China, Cosco Shipping successfully loaded a 474-tonne ferry on board its multipurpose heavy lift vessel, Da Liang.
Views: 391
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CFNR on the double

November 28 - November 28 - CFNR Group recently executed a pair of heavy lift project shipments, utilising its skills in the inland waterway logistics sector.
Views: 410
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Terex crawler enters the forest

November 28 - November 28 - Mobi-Hub has used a Terex CC 2800-1 lattice boom crawler crane to erect a wind turbine at a site near Koblenz, Germany.
Views: 321
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OHT Falcon loads Galveston Key

November 28 - November 28 - Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) mobilised its semi-submersible vessel Falcon to Singapore to load the jack up rig Galveston Key.
Views: 373
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Trident Alliance strengthens force

November 27 - November 27 - Fourteen more shipping companies have joined the Trident Alliance - the shipping industry initiative for robust enforcement of maritime sulphur regulations.
Views: 197
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Managing a project from A-Z

November 27 - November 27 - Jumbo Shipping has completed its role in the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET) project. The heavy lift shipping company transported thousands of freight tonnes of equipment from fabrication yards in China and Malaysia to Australia.
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Managing a project from A-Z

November 27 - November 27 - Jumbo Shipping has completed its role in the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET) project. The heavy lift shipping company transported thousands of freight tonnes of equipment from fabrication yards in China and Malaysia to Australia.
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Risky alliances need controls

November 27 - November 27 - The European Shippers' Council (ESC) says it believes the formation of container shipping line alliances is a risky development for a free market for transportation of goods by sea, which is not good for clients of the carriers, shippers, an
Views: 313
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Gefco on track to Russia

November 27 - November 27 - Gefco Spain and Gefco Russia have signed a contract with Spanish railway manufacturer, Talgo, for the shipping and distribution of six Talgo trains in Russia.
Views: 515
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KONGSBERG in with Blue Water

November 27 - November 27 - Blue Water Shipping has signed a contract with Kongsberg that includes a two-year framework agreement covering international and domestic freight by air, sea and road for all the latter's subsidiaries.
Views: 306
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Legs eleven for Conxion

November 27 - November 27 - Conxion Logistics & Heavy Equipment has handled the movement of 11 gantry cranes for Qatar Rail's Doha Metro Red Line South project.
Views: 369
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Air cargo challenges highlighted

November 27 - November 27 - A recent 'air cargo training day' delivered by the Baltic Air Charter Association (Baca) demonstrated how complicated the business of airfreight can be.
Views: 250
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Toll NQX takes on Deeson Heavylift

November 27 - November 27 - Toll NQX, part of Toll Group, has strengthened its capabilities with the acquisition of heavy haul and lifting specialist Deeson Heavylift.
Views: 493
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Scheuerle gives Air Marine a helping hand

November 26 - November 26 - Air Marine has transported a 1,480-tonne absorber for the Petronas LNG production site in Malaysia, using 48 axle lines of Scheuerle SPMTs.
Views: 222
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Antwerp readies for largest ever load

November 26 - November 26 - Next week will see the port of Antwerp handle what is claimed to be its largest-ever cargo, weighing 1,050 tonnes and measuring 24 m in length, 11 m in width and 23 m in height.
Views: 520
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Power projects keep Wagenborg busy

November 26 - November 26 - Wagenborg has been contracted to transport two stators from the port of Rotterdam to the KEMA plant in Arnhem, the Netherlands, and install the equipment onto its foundations.
Views: 337
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Aryamasir builds up expertise

November 26 - November 26 - Aryamasir International Transport has handled the transport of over 1,000 tonnes of building materials for a construction project in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Views: 379
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PNG gets two-way shipping routes

November 26 - November 26 - A new ship routing system will come into effect on June 1, 2015 at Papua New Guinea's Jomard Entrance.
Views: 378
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Dickinson in at Crane Industry Services

November 26 - November 26 - Crane Industry Services LLC, a training, inspection, and consulting firm to the lifting industry, has added Debbie Dickinson to its team of industry consultants.
Views: 308
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Arkon takes Lena from SAL

November 25 - November 25 - Arkon Shipping and Projects has purchased the multipurpose heavy lift vessel Lena from SAL and will rename her, Lena J.
Views: 431
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Work piles up for SAL

November 25 - November 25 - SAL Heavy Lift has been chosen by Bilfinger to transport and install test piles and equipment for the Wikinger offshore wind farm's pile testing campaign.
Views: 370
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Great reaction from Interfracht

November 25 - November 25 - Interfracht Air Sea Land Service has handled the transport of four 800-tonne reactors from Japan to Belarus.
Views: 472
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Rickmers-Linie restructures

November 25 - November 25 - Rickmers-Linie has confirmed media reports that it is proceeding with a restructuring programme; has seen a reduction in its fleet of chartered ships; a restructuring of its administration and operations functions; as well as a reduction in
Views: 387
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Russian government orders reintroduction of TIR

November 25 - November 25 - According to the International Road Transport Union, Russia's government has issued an order to the federal customs service and ministry of transport to finalise as soon as possible the tender procedure to establish the TIR association in li
Views: 215
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Airbus to replace transport fleet

November 25 - November 25 - In response to ever-increasing aircraft production, Airbus will upgrade its current fleet of five Beluga transport aircraft with five completely new aeroplanes.
Views: 214
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Record volumes move across Georgia terminals

November 24 - November 24 - The Georgia Ports Authority's (GPA) terminals in Brunswick and Savannah moved a combined amount of 2.79 million tonnes of cargo in October - a record for the authority.
Views: 306
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MFC rises to Essar challenge

November 24 - November 24 - MFC India has handled the transport of components for Essar Heavy Engineering from Hazira to the Reliance Industries-owned Jamnagar Refinery in Gujarat.
Views: 441
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Cargo floods in for Aaras

November 24 - November 24 - Aaras Project and Logistics Pakistan was appointed the shipping agent for the multipurpose vessel Han Zhi, which arrived at the Port of Karachi carrying 179 units of project cargo.
Views: 741
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Ports clog up as Belgian strike goes ahead

November 24 - November 24 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has advised that port workers in Belgium began a 24-hour strike today, which will end at midnight today.
Views: 194
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ARRC ups vessel capacity

November 24 - November 24 - The newbuild multipurpose ice-classed vessel Kingfisher will join Atlantic Ro-Ro Carriers' (ARRC) service at the end of this month.
Views: 415
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HongFa Shipping to launch liner service

November 24 - November 24 - On January 10, 2015, HongFa Shipping is set to launch a new liner service between the Far East, Southeast Asia and the East Coast of South America.
Views: 962
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Fagioli adds Cometto capacity

November 21 - November 21 - Italian heavy transport and installation specialist Fagioli has purchased 97 axle lines of Cometto MPSE Evo2 trailers.
Views: 231
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St Lawrence Seaway closes for winter

November 21 - November 21 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has advised that the Great Lakes - St Lawrence Seaway system will commence its closure period on December 1, 2014.
Views: 112
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Metro Ports appoints new president

November 21 - November 21 - Michael S. Ferguson has accepted the position of president for Metro Ports, replacing former interim president Norman Hauser.
Views: 294
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Holleman heavy haul

November 21 - November 21 - Holleman Bulgaria has transported three over-dimensional chemical plant components - two evaporators and one separator - from Plovdiv in Bulgaria to the German port of Regensburg.
Views: 296
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Terex extends portfolio

November 21 - November 21 - Terex Cranes is expanding its Explorer series by adding a new model in the 130-tonne capacity class: the Explorer 5500.
Views: 241
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Kolomna inaugurates floating crane

November 20 - November 20 - The inland port of Kolomna, southeast Moscow, has developed a floating crane named the Kolomenets.
Views: 353
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Rickmers adds ECA surcharge

November 20 - November 20 - Rickmers-Linie has revealed its low sulphur surcharges to cover additional costs arising from the use of low sulphur fuels.
Views: 300
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Rickmers adds ECA surcharge

November 20 - November 20 - Rickmers-Linie has revealed its low sulphur surcharges to cover additional costs arising from the use of low sulphur fuels.
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Rickmers adds ECA surcharge

November 20 - November 20 - Rickmers-Linie has revealed its low sulphur surcharges to cover additional costs arising from the use of low sulphur fuels.
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Van der Vlist sails across Europe

November 20 - November 20 - Van der Vlist is in the process of transporting large shipbuilding parts from eastern Romania through to Rotterdam.
Views: 267
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Blue Water cooperates with SBM

November 20 - November 20 - SBM Offshore has chosen Blue Water Shipping to handle the transportation and freight forwarding of spare parts and equipment for FPSO Cidade de Ilhabela during the production phase.
Views: 310
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PCN celebrates record conference turnout

November 20 - November 20 - The Project Cargo Network's (PCN) fourth annual summit, which took place from November 16-18, saw 160 delegates from over 75 countries come together at the Crowne Plaza St Peter's Hotel in Rome.
Views: 636
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BBC Chartering in the loop

November 20 - November 20 - BBC Chartering has shipped a loop reactor for a CP Chem project in the USA from South Korea to Freeport, Texas.
Views: 317
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Goldhofer on the boil in Iraq

November 20 - November 20 - Heavy haulage company Botros-Yigit-Nata (BYN) has used two Goldhofer ten-axle THP/SL heavy-duty modules to transport a 247-tonne refinery boiler from the Turkish port of Iskenderun to Erbil in Iraq.
Views: 321
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BBC Chartering reveals surcharges

November 20 - November 20 - BBC Chartering has introduced a low sulphur surcharge and revealed the costs, which will become effective on December 15, 2014.
Views: 347
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Samson ties up expansion project

November 20 - November 20 - High performance rope manufacturer Samson has completed a 4,500 sq m expansion at its Ferndale, Washington facility.
Views: 230
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Intermarine catches some rays

November 19 - November 19 - Intermarine LLC has completed a shipment of project cargo from Spain to Namibia, for the Bokpoort Concentrating Solar Power project located in the Northern Cape province of South Africa.
Views: 358
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Liebherr Maritime on track for record year

November 19 - November 19 - Liebherr Maritime Cranes expects 2014 to be a record year in terms of annual deliveries and turnover - surpassing 2008's delivery record when 102 units were shipped worldwide.
Views: 284
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Volga-Dnepr aims for the stars

November 19 - November 19 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines used one of its AN-124-100 freighters to deliver a piece of specialised space equipment from Moscow to Yubileyniv airport in Baikonur, Kazakhstan.
Views: 252
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Fast & Direct oils up

November 19 - November 19 - Fast & Direct Heavy Lift Solution Services has handled the transport of heavy and out-of-gauge oilfield equipment from ICAD in Mussafah to Abu Dhabi Port.
Views: 447
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Geodis widens oil & gas network

November 19 - November 19 - Geodis Wilson has extended its network of hubs dedicated to the logistics demands of the oil and gas industry with the opening of a new office in Singapore.
Views: 323
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Deltamarin assists Red Box

November 19 - November 19 - Deltamarin is providing Aker Arctic Technology with basic design services for two polar class heavy deck carriers, intended for carrying heavy project cargoes for the Yamal LNG project.
Views: 260
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Poulsen joins Agility

November 19 - November 19 - Soren Poulsen has been appointed ceo for the Greater China Area at Agility.
Views: 367
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THLG celebrates successful event

November 18 - November 18 - The Heavy Lift Group (THLG) celebrated one of its most successful conferences, which took place during October in Limassol, Cyprus.
Views: 484
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AGL in bumper Russian move

November 18 - November 18 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) transported 10,000 freight tonnes of air separation equipment from Antwerp to the inland port of Dzerzhinsk, Russia, via St. Petersburg.
Views: 351
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Skilled acquires OMSA

November 18 - November 18 - Australian tug vessel operator PB Sea-Tow has agreed to sell its 50 percent stake in Offshore Marine Services Alliance (OMSA) to joint venture partner, Skilled Offshore, for AUD12 million (USD10.49 million).
Views: 258
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Turner joins Rhenus

November 17 - November 17 - Rhenus Logistics has appointed Russell Turner as branch manager at the forwarder's Cannock, UK branch.
Views: 348
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Broekman in Rotterdam expansion

November 17 - November 17 - Broekman Distriport is expanding its terminal at the Port of Rotterdam by 50,000 sq m to serve the western Scandinavian market.
Views: 641
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KenFreight begins East Africa megaproject

November 17 - November 17 - Ugandan forwarder KenFreight claims to have begun one of the largest projects ever undertaken in East Africa - the import of 38 wind turbines for a renewables development in Kenya.
Views: 328
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Volga-Dnepr aids Iraq

November 17 - November 17 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines delivered 45-tonnes of humanitarian aid from Zurich to Erbil International airport, Iraq, to support victims of civil unrest in the country.
Views: 281
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WWPC partners work together

November 14 - November 14 - Steder Group has worked with fellow Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) member, Denholm Global Logistics to move a crane support unit measuring 7.5 m high from its production facility in the UK to customer in The Netherlands.
Views: 373
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Auerbach celebrates first steel cut

November 14 - November 14 - Construction of Auerbach Schiffahrt's new F-500 series vessels has begun at Chinese shipyard Jiangzhou Union.
Views: 350
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Wagenborg breaks through the fog

November 14 - November 14 - Wagenborg has transported a 260-tonne transformer from Nuremberg to Diele in Germany, and installed it at the substation.
Views: 362
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Prangl demo waltzes into Vienna

November 14 - November 14 - Prangl will demonstrate its wind power plant transport equipment prior to the Austrian Wind Symposium (AWES), taking place at Aula der Wissenschaften, Vienna, from December 3-4, 2014.
Views: 253
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K+N expands Australian footprint

November 14 - November 14 - Kuehne + Nagel has opened its new logistics centre in Greater Sydney to meet a growing demand for end-to-end logistics solutions in Australia.
Views: 353
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Battersea cranes make journey downriver

November 14 - November 14 - A project to temporarily relocate the Battersea Power Station's iconic cranes to the UK Port of Tilbury by barge is almost complete with only one barge movement remaining.
Views: 351
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HHLA on the up

November 14 - November 14 - Hamburger Hafen und Logistik (HHLA) increased its revenue by 6 percent to EUR906.7 million (USD1.13 billion) during the first nine months of 2014.
Views: 443
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GAC presses ahead

November 13 - November 13 - GAC has coordinated the delivery of a 1,000-tonne metal press from Kaiserslautern in Germany to Volvo Car Corporation's facility in Olofstr
Views: 336
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Mortrans teams up with Ust-Luga

November 13 - November 13 - Mortrans and the Ust-Luga Company have signed a formal agreement that gives Mortrans the authority to undertake bookings at the Russian port of Ust-Luga from shippers worldwide.
Views: 207
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Agility sees strong third quarter

November 13 - November 13 - Global forwarder Agility saw Q3 2014 revenues increase 3 percent year-on-year over the same period of 2013 to KWD337.09 million (USD1.16 billion), contributing to a net profit of KWD13.04 million (USD44.8 million) - up 8 percent.
Views: 366
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New role for Harrison at LOC

November 13 - November 13 - Alex Harrison has been appointed group director, energy services at London Offshore Consultants (LOC), after stepping down as managing director of LOC Australia.
Views: 352
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Deep Sea Mooring weathers the Storm

November 13 - November 13 - StormGeo and Deep Sea Mooring have signed an agreement to provide notifications of weather-related movements of floating offshore units and vessels undertaking complex marine operations.
Views: 270
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Jolly day for Messina

November 13 - November 13 - The container/ro-ro (con-ro) vessel Jolly Titanio, which was built by the Korean STX Offshore & Shipbuilding shipyard, has been delivered to Ignazio Messina.
Views: 547
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Blue Water bridges the gap

November 13 - November 13 - Blue Water Shipping has been involved in a project for Bladt Industries in connection with the construction of a bridge in Odense, Denmark.
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Super job, Super Freight

November 13 - November 13 - Mumbai-based project forwarder Super Freight has transported the first of three new super post-Panamax rail-mounted ship-to-shore cranes from Pipavav Port to JN Port in India.
Views: 350
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Trams travel on trailers

November 12 - November 12 - Van der Vlist has completed the transport of three tram carriages for a new metro in Copenhagen using its specialist rail trailers.
Views: 218
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Huge charter for Prime

November 12 - November 12 - Prime Cargo has handled a charter of oil and gas equipment, totalling 271.7 tonnes, from Norway to Korea.
Views: 312
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Ghanaian collaboration for Crowley

November 12 - November 12 - Crowley Maritime Corporation and IbisTek have formed a joint venture, which will provide a comprehensive package of project logistics, energy support services and emergency response capabilities in Ghana.
Views: 272
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DICA unveils outrigger pad carrying solution

November 12 - November 12 - DICA Outrigger Pads has introduced its ZeroLift Pad Rack, which eliminates the need for crane operators to manually lift and carry outrigger pads.
Views: 395
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Horizon splits up assets

November 12 - November 12 - Horizon Lines has entered into definitive agreements with Matson and the Pasha Group, which will see Pasha acquire Horizon's Hawaii trade lane business and Matson acquire all outstanding shares in the company.
Views: 215
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Aaras receives ship trio

November 12 - November 12 - Through its port agency in Karachi, Aaras Project & Logistics Pakistan has handled three incoming consignments, amounting to more than 48,000 tonnes of heavy items.
Views: 369
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Manitowoc crawlers club together

November 12 - November 12 - A team of Manitowoc crawler cranes is playing a major part in the building of a EUR1 billion (USD1.24 billion) LNG terminal in Dunkirk, France.
Views: 328
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ABC ups winter schedule

November 11 - November 11 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has added more B747 flights to Europe, North America and Asia Pacific, via the airline's hub in Moscow, to its winter flight schedule.
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November 11 - November 11 - A Volga-Dnepr Airlines AN-124-100 freighter has transported a Sukhoi Superjet 100 fuselage, as well as the aircraft wings and tail section, to Zhukovsky, southeast of Moscow.
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SafmarineMPV anticipates growth

November 11 - November 11 - SafmarineMPV expects the multipurpose trade between South and West Africa to grow in 2015 as South African companies strengthen their foothold in the West African market and become more globally competitive.
Views: 439
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IronPlanet acquires Kruse

November 11 - November 11 - IronPlanet, the online marketplace for buying and selling used heavy equipment, has acquired Kruse Energy and Equipment Auctioneers.
Views: 210
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Ukraine crisis hits Nurminen

November 11 - November 11 - Despite ongoing challenging market conditions, Nurminen Logistics continued to implement efficiency measures in the third quarter of 2014 to improve the company's cost structure.
Views: 406
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Ritchie Bros. in management shake-up

November 11 - November 11 - Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers has made several changes to its reporting structure and senior management team.
Views: 414
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McAleese invests in Heavy Haulage Australia

November 11 - November 11 - McAleese Group has agreed to pay USD3 million for a 50 percent equity investment in Heavy Haulage Australia (HHA), with an option to acquire the remaining 50 percent in two to five years.
Views: 420
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ALE's Australian heavy lift

November 11 - November 11 - ALE mobilised one of its largest cranes to complete a brace of installation projects in Australia.
Views: 388
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FPS Dalian back on the rails

November 11 - November 11 - FPS Dalian - a member of the Famous Pacific Shipping Group - has handled eight shipments of brand new electric passenger train units for the Brazilian rail network so far in 2014.
Views: 354
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Record launch for Sennebogen

November 10 - November 10 - Sennebogen has launched its new 120-tonne capacity telescopic crawler crane - the 6113 E-series - which is the largest telescopic crawler that the company has manufactured.
Views: 323
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Universal delivers for the Beluga

November 10 - November 10 - Universal Transport has organised and executed the transport of a large freight platform, comprising of an upward telescopic scissor table and a roller conveyor system.
Views: 197
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Globalink moves machines

November 10 - November 10 - Globalink's office in Tbilisi, Georgia has handled a large shipment of used machinery from Spain to Armenia.
Views: 273
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Ocean7 gets crane duo moving

November 10 - November 10 - Danish shipping company Ocean7 Projects is handling the shipment of two rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) from Gydnia, Poland to Bejaia in Algeria on board Abis Shipping's vessel Arctic Dawn.
Views: 533
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Canaries to host PPG conference

November 10 - November 10 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG) will hold its eighth annual conference in the Canary Islands from May 14-15, 2015.
Views: 304
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Update: ALP in Harms' way?

November 10 - November 10 - ALP Maritime Services has entered into a purchase agreement to purchase six anchor handling tugs, which are currently managed and operated by Harms Bergung Transport & Heavylift.
Views: 552
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Total makes work for Europe Cargo

November 7 - November 7 - Europe Cargo has been appointed to discharge cargo destined for Total's OPTARA project in Antwerp from vessels onto the quay.
Views: 482
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Joint project debut for Aertssen and ALE

November 7 - November 7 - Aertssen and ALE have been awarded their inaugural contract as a joint venture, which will see the two companies work for Tecnicas Reunidas on the OPTARA project at the Total refinery in Antwerp.
Views: 445
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Prangl's Rapid move

November 7 - November 7 - Prangl transported Austria's largest demolition excavator from the Voitsberg power plant to the Gerhard-Hanappi football stadium in Vienna.
Views: 167
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Globalink executes multimodal move

November 7 - November 7 - Globalink Logistics Group completed the delivery of crushers for a mining project from Spain to Kazakhstan.
Views: 475
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Offshore success for ALE

November 7 - November 7 - ALE - Offshore Services has completed the load-out, float-over, offshore lifting and leveling operations for the installation of the 13,000-tonne Lu Feng topside in the South China Sea.
Views: 206
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FSG ceo steps down

November 6 - November 6 - After 18 years working for Flensburger Shiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG), Peter Sierk has stepped down from his position as ceo of the yard.
Views: 339
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StederDelta targets oil and gas

November 6 - November 6 - StederDelta Group has recently been awarded several Romanian service contracts by oil operators drilling in the Black Sea.
Views: 296
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LOC opens in Mumbai

November 6 - November 6 - London Offshore Consultants (LOC) has opened an office in Mumbai, India.
Views: 465
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Volga-Dnepr makes urgent trip to Africa

November 6 - November 6 - One of Volga-Dnepr Airlines' AN-124-100 freighters has flown to five cities in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Ghana, Mali, Guinea-Bissau and Ivory Coast to deliver urgent equipment being used in the fight against Ebola.
Views: 218
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Poulsen joins forces with HBC

November 6 - November 6 - Danish company J. Poulsen Shipping has joined forces with the HBC Group based in Singapore and Hamburg.
Views: 407
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Topline wraps up properly

November 5 - November 5 - Topline Express Logistics has recently handled two projects that were packed or re-packed by the company to save logistical costs.
Views: 437
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Blue Water assists ship construction

November 5 - November 5 - Blue Water Singapore has handled the complete logistics for the construction of the drillship Norshore Atlantic, which was built at a shipyard in Batam, Indonesia.
Views: 253
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JAXPORT aids Ebola relief shipment

November 5 - November 5 - The U.S. Army 832nd Transportation Battalion, in partnership with JAXPORT and Portus, has loaded a shipment of approximately 800 units of U.S. military equipment to be used for humanitarian aid, aimed at stopping the spread of Ebola in West A
Views: 232
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SAL carries ferry trio

November 5 - November 5 - "K" Line subsidiary SAL Heavy Lift has transported three newbuild ferries from Hiroshima, Japan to Yangon in Myanmar.
Views: 367
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Swire inks deal with Everett

November 5 - November 5 - Swire Shipping's West Coast North America (WCNA) service will add a monthly, direct call linking the Port of Everett with Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.
Views: 490
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Express delivery

November 4 - November 4 - Express Global Logistics coordinated the delivery of two tyre-mounted cranes, weighing 82 tonnes and 70 tonnes respectively, from India to Jebel Ali port in the UAE.
Views: 355
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Progressive Rail staff hitch ride with BNSF

November 4 - November 4 - BNSF Logistics has extended its project cargo team with the arrival of three former employees from the project cargo team of Progressive Rail Specialized Logistics (PRSL) which is now fully integrated into the BNSF Logistics organisation.
Views: 201
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Pieter Schelte set to sail for Europe

November 4 - November 4 - Allseas Group has confirmed that Pieter Schelte, the huge platform installation/decommissioning and pipelaying vessel, is expected to leave South Korea over the next few days and is expected to arrive in Rotterdam in late December, where fina
Views: 281
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Gibson to drive development of GAC oil and gas hub

November 4 - November 4 - At GAC, Steve Gibson has been appointed oil & gas business manager, Europe Global Hub Services, to drive the development of a dedicated hub service for oil and gas customers throughout the region.
Views: 396
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2Excel appoints HAE Group

November 4 - November 4 - HAE Group has been chosen to represent 2Excel Aviation UK as it commences commercial freighter flights from the UK using its B727-2S2F.
Views: 178
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Ryano in remote project move

November 4 - November 4 - Ryano Logistics recently executed a complex project, transporting three power generators, a transformer and an oversize fuel tank from the Netherlands to a remote part of the Andes mountain range in Peru.
Views: 427
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Nicolas negotiates desert storm

November 4 - November 4 - 32 axle lines of Nicolas MHD transporters were utilised to move a 252-tonne liquid separator from Al Jubail in Saudi Arabia to a gas refinery operated by Aramco in Khursaniyah.
Views: 194
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FREJA strengthens Danish management

November 3 - November 3 - FREJA Transport & Logistics has appointed Per Olsen as regional director for its division in Zealand, Denmark.
Views: 349
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Music to DHL's ears

November 3 - November 3 - DHL's trade, fairs and events division is to transport over 100 musical instruments for Leipzig Gewandhausorchester's annual seven-day concert tour through the USA.
Views: 346
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Siem completes FSG takeover

November 3 - November 3 - Siem Industries has successfully completed the takeover of the Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) shipyard in Germany.
Views: 394
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Emirates Hungary for more

November 3 - November 3 - Emirates SkyCargo has enhanced its online connectivity in Central Europe with the addition of freighter flights to Budapest, Hungary.
Views: 356
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Agility promotes Esa

November 3 - November 3 - Agility has named Mohammed Esa its chief commercial officer (CCO) for Europe.
Views: 439
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European study into the Aeroscraft

November 3 - November 3 - Members of the European Consortium of Aeroscraft Operations (ECAO) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) defining an independent study concerning the Aeroscraft.
Views: 400
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Stena Line partners with Mann Lines

November 3 - November 3 - Ferry operator Stena Line and shipping, logistics and forwarding company Mann Lines will cooperate on logistics services through a joint route network in the North Sea and Baltics.
Views: 352

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