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First job for Allseas joint venture

June 30 - June 30 - In India, the UK-based Allseas Global Logistics and Mumbai-based Seamless Projects' recently-created joint venture company, Allseas Project Solutions, has handled its first assignment.
Views: 361
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Tinsley named at BIMCO

June 30 - June 30 - BIMCO has appointed Philip Tinsley as head of maritime security.
Views: 332
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Zhukov in at Saint-Petersburg

June 30 - June 30 - Vladislav Vladimirovich Zhukov has been named managing director of Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg (SPSP), part of Universal Cargo Logistics (UCL) Holding, effective July 1, 2017.
Views: 296
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Canaveral's OOG handling sky-rockets

June 30 - June 30 - SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket booster has returned to Port Canaveral, USA on board the drone ship, Of Course I Still Love You, after its successful launch and landing on June 23.
Views: 393
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Understanding cyber risk

June 29 - June 29 - The latest spate of cyber attacks has been a wake-up call for shipping, highlighting the risks of operating on outdated platforms and the ease of infecting multiple systems by clicking on apparently innocent-looking emails, warns Global Navigati
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FLS handles ALBA cargo

June 29 - June 29 - FLS Projects Thailand has loaded the first of four shipments destined for the Aluminium Bahrain (ALBA) power station 5 project in Bahrain.
Views: 272
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Faber Bau goes for Goldhofer

June 29 - June 29 - Alzey, Germany-headquartered civil engineering and road construction company Faber Bau has acquired two Goldhofer low loader semi-trailers with wheel recesses.
Views: 300
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Keppel wins Boskalis work

June 29 - June 29 - Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Keppel Shipyard Ltd (Keppel Shipyard), has won a contract from Royal Boskalis Westminster (Boskalis), for the conversion of the latter's semi-submersible heavy lift
Views: 333
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AAL takes the trucks to Russia

June 29 - June 28 - AAL has transported 13 haulage trucks, weighing 170 tonnes each, from Laem Chabang Port in Thailand to the Port of Nakhodka in south east Russia.
Views: 348
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AAL takes the trucks to Russia

June 28 - June 28 - AAL has transported 13 haulage trucks, weighing 170 tonnes each, from Laem Chabang Port in Thailand to the Port of Nakhodka in south east Russia.
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Mammoet introduces climbing crane

June 28 - June 28 - Mammoet has introduced a Wind Turbine Assembly crane, the WTA 250, and a Wind Turbine Maintenance crane, the WTM 100, designed to address the construction and maintenance limitations of conventional cranes, as the turbines get bigger and higher.
Views: 353
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ALE completes column move

June 28 - June 28 - ALE has transported a 59 m long de-enthaniser column in Bahrain, which it claims is the longest to ever be moved in the country, for the Central Gas Plant III project.
Views: 302
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Oxbo adds equipment

June 28 - June 28 - Oxbo Mega Transport Solutions has added a Greiner 250-tonne capacity high beam system and two 13-axle Aspen Perimeter Trailers.
Views: 274
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Necotrans - update

June 27 - June 27 - Further to our news report from yesterday, Necotrans has now confirmed that during a hearing held before the Commercial Court in Paris, the Necotrans group requested the opening of receivership proceedings in relation to its 11 French subsidiari
Views: 370
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It's as easy as ABC for Mammoet

June 27 - June 27 - Mammoet has transported and installed a 385-tonne bridge structure in Edmonton, Canada for Supreme Group.
Views: 289
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Rotary sails on deck

June 27 - June 27 - Consignaciones Toro y Betolaza has handled the loading of a rotary conditioner at the Port of Bilbao, on behalf of TIBA Spain.
Views: 382
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Wagenborg connects the towers

June 27 - June 27 - Royal Wagenborg has transported and positioned four steel beams for the Pontsteiger project in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Views: 355
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Antonov expands in Australia

June 27 - June 27 - Antonov Airlines has appointed Air Cargo Partners Worldwide (ACP) as its general sales agent (GSA) in Australia.
Views: 534
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Demand drivers give rise to optimism

June 27 - June 27 - Many key drivers for dry cargo demand have reported a significant uptick in 2017, resulting in improving conditions for vessels in the multipurpose shipping sector, according to global shipping consultancy Drewry.
Views: 350
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Silvasti moves transformer by rail

June 26 - June 26 - Rail transportation played a significant role in the recent transportation a 290-ton (263-tonne) transformer in Finland by Silvasti.
Views: 278
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Necotrans on the brink?

June 26 - June 26 - France-based freight forwarding and logistics group Necotrans is remaining tight-lipped on recent reports in the French media that it is about to be placed under judicial protection by the commercial court in Paris.
Views: 499
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UECC wins Scania contract

June 26 - June 26 - Automotive manufacturer, Scania, has awarded UECC a contract for the carriage of its trucks built in Zwolle, the Netherlands bound for the Russian market, with the first shipment taking place earlier this month.
Views: 286
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TIBA manages generator round trip

June 26 - June 26 - TIBA Algeria is coordinating the round trip of a 400-ton (362.8-tonne) electricity generator from the Ras-Djinet combined-cycle power plant in Algeria to Siemens' Muelheim plant in Germany via the Port of Rotterdam.
Views: 276
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Goodrich charters to Astana

June 26 - June 26 - Goodrich Kazakhstan has transported a canopy system from the UAE for a construction project underway in Astana, Kazakhstan.
Views: 360
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Dover's revival receives RSS equipment

June 23 - June 23 - Rope and Sling Specialists (RSS) has supplied lifting and rigging equipment, including a 100-tonne capacity Modulift spreader beam, to the Dover Western Docks Revival (DWDR) project in Kent, UK.
Views: 156
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Peters & May names Portuguese partner

June 23 - June 23 - Peters & May Group has signed an agreement with Navex, naming the shipping company as the exclusive agent for Peters & May's Portuguese trade.
Views: 198
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Industry bodies outline CO2 objectives

June 23 - June 23 - BIMCO, INTERCARGO, the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and INTERTANKO have made a joint proposal to the International Maritime Organization (IMO) concerning ambitious CO2 reductions by the international shipping sector.
Views: 294
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Manzi in at Crowley

June 23 - June 23 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has appointed Paul Manzi as vice president of safety, security, quality and environmental stewardship (SSQE), effective July 1.
Views: 479
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Crane Worldwide buys Pacorini Forwarding

June 23 - June 23 - In Italy, the Pacorini Group has concluded the sale of its subsidiary Pacorini Forwarding to CWL International, a company within the US-based Crane Worldwide Logistics Group, a global player operating in the freight forwarding business.
Views: 641
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Metro Ports gains Great Lakes base

June 22 - June 22 - The Ports of Indiana has named Metro Ports as the bulk terminal operator at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor as of July 1, managing the loading and unloading of shipments for port tenants and outside companies shipping bulk cargoes, including pr
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CEVA Logistics opens in Myanmar

June 22 - June 22 - CEVA Logistics has opened an office in Myanmar's capital, Yangon, as part of its strategic expansion in the emerging markets along the Mekong river.
Views: 410
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Officers elected at Freeport

June 22 - June 22 - Port Freeport, USA has elected Paul Kresta chairman of the port commission and John Hoss as port commission vice chairman.
Views: 244
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EGL joins Zohr discovery

June 22 - June 22 - Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL), a subsidiary of Kadmar Group, has handled a 28 m long connecting unit for Saipem's Zohr gas field.
Views: 365
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FLS carries on caravanning

June 22 - June 22 - Dubai-based project forwarder, Fleet Line Shipping (FLS) has delivered 12 furnished caravans, each measuring 12.3 m x 3.5 m x 3.5 m from Karachi, Pakistan to the Rumaila oil field in Basra, Iraq.
Views: 390
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Shipping confidence on the up

June 22 - June 22 - Shipping confidence reached its equal highest rating in the past three years in the three months to end May 2017, according to the latest Shipping Confidence Survey from international accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens.
Views: 316
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Combi Lift awarded Gazprom project

June 21 - June 21 - The Linde Group has contracted Combi Lift as its logistics partner for the oversized and heavy lift cargo for the Gazprom Amur gas processing plant project in Russia.
Views: 563
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European ports head for strike action

June 21 - June 21 - The International Dockworkers Council (IDC) has called for a Europe-wide port stoppage in support of the conflict faced by Spanish dockers and in opposition to the "ultra-liberal" policies of of the European Commission (EC).
Views: 248
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ALE helps salvage Sewol ferry

June 21 - June 21 - ALE has completed the load-in of the 17,000-tonne Sewol ferry, as part of the salvage operation in the East China Sea.
Views: 398
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Emil Egger takes a Liebherr

June 21 - June 21 - Emil Egger, a transport and heavy haulage contractor based in Sankt Gallen, Switzerland has taken delivery of a Liebherr LR11000 crawler crane.
Views: 396
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AD Ports lines up Fujairah development

June 21 - June 21 - Abu Dhabi Ports and the Port of Fujairah, UAE have signed a 35-year concession agreement, granting the former exclusive rights to develop port infrastructure and manage its operations.
Views: 298
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DB Schenker coasts to Burullus

June 20 - June 20 - DB Schenker is working with Mammoet to manage the transportation of 100,000 tons (90,718.5 tonnes) with 400,000 cu m of freight to Burullus, Egypt for a gas-fired power station with equipment supplied by Siemens.
Views: 666
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Cut and dried shipment for Röhlig Spain

June 20 - June 20 - Röhlig Spain, the Spanish sister company of Röhlig Projects, has handled the shipment of a rotary drying machine drum from Spain to Australia, working on behalf of Spain's Rocalor, which supplies direct heated rotary dryers for drying different
Views: 274
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Tacoma names Vandenberg

June 20 - June 20 - The Port of Tacoma, USA has appointed Jane Vandenberg as director of engineering.
Views: 346
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Volga-Dnepr delivers for Siemens

June 20 - June 20 - Volga-Dnepr has transported a 57-tonne Siemens generator rotor to Kuwait onboard one of its AN-124-100 freighters.
Views: 326
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More interest in Lockheed's airships

June 20 - June 20 - Paris, France-based Hybrid Air Freighters (HAF) has signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) to purchase up to 12 of Lockheed Martin's Hybrid Airships, at a total value of approximately USD500 million.
Views: 263
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HLPFI - May/June 2017 - now available!

June 20 - HLPFI's May/June 2017 digital edition is now available to view and is packed full of useful information. Click here to see more.
Views: 386
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RPM deploys Lidar

June 19 - June 19 - REG Power Management (RPM) will utilise ZephIR Lidar systems to achieve the highest levels of safety within its wind farm construction projects.
Views: 228
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EMS taps into Balkan success

June 19 - June 19 - EMS-Fehn-Group has transported 135,000 tons (122,470 tonnes) of pipes and bends over a 15-month period for the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) project in Albania.
Views: 263
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Perfect storm looms

June 19 - June 19 - Shipping losses continue to decline but a perfect storm of regulation, cost saving and cyber security looms, says Allianz Global Corporate & Speciality's (AGCS) fifth annual safety and shipping review 2017.
Views: 332
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Port Manatee dedicates rebuilt Berth 9

June 19 - June 19 - Port Manatee's Berth 9 is now able to accommodate heavier loads as a result of the completion of a reconstruction project in association with the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT).
Views: 326
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Vroon responds to negative media

June 19 - June 19 - Family-owned Dutch shipping group Vroon has responded to negative articles published in the Dutch media concerning its financial state.
Views: 436
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Marine Projects adds floating crane

June 19 - June 19 - To enhance its flexibility and production capabilities, Poland's Marine Projects has purchased a self-propelled sheerleg-type floating crane from the Dutch company Tenwolde Transport & Repair and renamed it Conrad Consul.
Views: 421
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DFDS orders ro-ro duo

June 16 - June 16 - DFDS has ordered two 6,700-lane metre ro-ro ships that will be built at Sinotrans and CSC's Jinling shipyard in China.
Views: 298
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Tackling vessel oversupply

June 16 - June 16 - A panel of shipping industry experts have argued that there is no need for either market-based or regulatory intervention to break a period of sustained low freight rates, erosion of asset value and oversupply.
Views: 209
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MHIA contracts KOG in Texas

June 16 - June 16 - MHIA (Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc) has awarded KOG Transport Inc, a member of the Rhenus Group, the contract for Customs clearance and onshore transport for general cargo on its Polymer Project in Texas.
Views: 251
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DP World develops Eurasian corridor

June 16 - June 16 - Two memorandums of understanding (MoU) were signed between DP World and the government of Kazakhstan for the development of a port community system (PCS) and to integrate Customs processes.
Views: 462
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Sarens steels the show for UtARK

June 15 - June 15 - Sarens has transported steel sections for the Utrecht-Amsterdam-Rhine Canal (UtARK) railway bridge project, in the Netherlands.
Views: 405
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EGL keeps busy in Egypt

June 15 - June 15 - Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL), a subsidiary of the Kadmar Group, has delivered two boilers for El Nasr Co. for Intermediate Chemicals (NCIC).
Views: 477
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Ernst Russ and Ecofin form ship investment platform

June 15 - June 15 - Hamburg-based asset management company Ernst Russ and specialist investment group, Ecofin Holdings, have established Elbe Financial Solutions (EFS), an international investment services firm focused on the maritime and infrastructure sectors.
Views: 368
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HHL helps Tobolsk construction

June 15 - June 15 - Hansa Heavy Lift (HHL) has transported more than 60,000 cu m of petrochemical refinery equipment to assist with the construction of Sibur's ZapSibNeftekhim polyolefin complex in Tobolsk, Russia.
Views: 464
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MHI charters UWL's Vestvind


June 15 - June 15 - MHI Vestas has chartered United Wind Logistics' (UWL) specialised deck carrier Vestvind to transport turbine components to Belfast for the Walney Extension wind park off the UK west coast.
Views: 676
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JTC takes five from Demag

June 14 - June 14 - Kuwait's Jassim Transport & Stevedoring (JTC) has placed an order for five Demag cranes, including four AC 100-4L models and one AC 250-6 all terrain crane.
Views: 549
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Kerry goes Globalink for CIS expansion

June 14 - June 14 - Kerry Logistics has invested in Dubai-headquartered Globalink Logistics, a freight forwarding group which has operations spanning across the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), forming a joint venture in the region.
Views: 425
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Nicole Foss completes tug trio

June 14 - June 14 - The final of three tugs designed to operate in the extreme conditions of the Arctic, Nicole Foss, was christened at the Foss Waterway Seaport in Tacoma, USA and will enter service this summer.
Views: 273
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Damen delivers stan pontoon

June 14 - June 14 - Norwegian maritime transport company Skyssbåtservice has taken delivery of a stan pontoon 4512 from the Damen Shipyards Group.
Views: 161
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Hebron heads to final position

June 13 - June 13 - The Hebron project has announced that it has commenced the tow-out of the platform from the Bull Arm construction site, Mosquito Cove, Newfoundland and Labrador, to the Hebron field in the Jeanne d'Arc Basin, located about 350 km offshore Newfou
Views: 228
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FLS keeps on schedule

June 13 - June 13 - FLS Projects has completed the shipment of two 158-ton (143.3-tonne) transformers and related accessories from Turkey to Taiwan for Taiwan Power Company's Dah Tarn gas-fired power plant project.
Views: 313
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Brent Delta comes ashore

June 13 - June 13 - Mammoet has completed the load-in of Shell's 24,000-tonne Brent Delta platform at the Able UK decommissioning yard in Hartlepool, UK for Allseas.
Views: 265
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Qatar disruption and uncertainty expected

June 12 - June 12 - International law firm Ince & Co has advised shipping and transportation companies with cargo interests in Qatar to plan for a period of disruption and uncertainty, following the decision by a number of Qatar's neighbours and other nations to cu
Views: 330
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DFDS' second ro-ro named

June 12 - June 12 - DFDS has named its second newbuild ro-ro freight vessel from Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) Tulipa Seaways.
Views: 281
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Gruber moves rail by sea

June 12 - June 12 - Gruber Logistics has managed the shipment of a Matisa railway ballast cleaner from Porto d'Ascoli, Italy to Veracruz, Mexico.
Views: 400
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Cargolux signs Chinese JV

June 12 - June 12 - Cargolux has signed a joint venture equity contract to establish a resident cargo airline operating out of Zhengzhou under a Chinese air operator certificate (AOC).
Views: 390
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There's an app for that

June 9 - June 9 - ARL Shipping has launched a smartphone app for heavy lift/project port agents, cargo owners or vessel operators to log operational time stamps during a project cargo vessel's port operation.
Views: 249
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Germany's shipping lenders face squeeze on profits

June 9 - June 9 - Albeit early signs of recovery became visible during the first months of 2017, but the shipping industry's protracted slowdown will continue to exert pressure on German ship lenders' profitability, Moody's Investors Service said in a report publi
Views: 304
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DAF upgrades heavy truck range

June 9 - June 9 - Paccar's European subsidiary, DAF, has introduced significant upgrades to its XF and CF heavy truck ranges.
Views: 263
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Politics hinders Ex-Im Bank

June 9 - June 9 - The ongoing drama surrounding the future of the US Export-Import (Ex-Im) Bank - the government's official export credit agency (ECA) - has taken several dramatic twists recently. While its future has been secured, the bank remains hamstrung by a
Views: 669
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Volga-Dnepr moves in Myanmar

June 9 - June 9 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has used a combination of a Boeing 747 scheduled service and an Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD charter flight to deliver a 12.66-tonne gas turbine to a power station in Yangon, Myanmar.
Views: 281
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More moves for PCN members

June 8 - June 8 - Nonpareil International Freight & Cargo, a member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in the Philippines, has transported a kiln shell from Croatia to the Philippines, with assistance from TransOcean Shipping, PCN member in Slovenia, Croatia, Hung
Views: 845
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WWPC duo deliver in Kenya

June 8 - June 8 - Houston, USA-based BNSF Logistics and Smart Logistics Istanbul in Turkey have arranged the shipment of 23 tons (20.1 tonnes) of cement making equipment to Mombasa, Kenya.
Views: 425
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Fesco and RZD Logistics set to cooperate

June 8 - June 8 - Russia's Fesco Transportation Group and RZD Logistics have signed a memorandum of cooperation to jointly develop cargo transportation services in Russia.
Views: 304
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Siemens goes to Gustav

June 8 - June 8 - Gustav Seeland, framework agreement partner to Vattenfall, was contracted by Siemens to replace two transformers at the Vattenfall combined heat and power plant in Wedel, Germany.
Views: 355
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Antonov flies for Hunt & Palmer

June 8 - June 8 - Antonov Airlines has transported two mining filtration units for Hunt & Palmer Cargo Charters from Santiago, Chile to Mendoza, Argentina on board one of its seven AN-124-100 aircraft.
Views: 251
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ESTA tackles wind turbine safety

June 8 - June 8 - ESTA is supporting a twin-track approach in an attempt to reduce accidents during the transportation and erection of onshore wind turbines.
Views: 357
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SC&RA launches training videos

June 7 - June 7 - The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) has produced two videos dedicated to promoting safety in the industry by providing drivers and employers educational material on the challenges and dangers of specialised hauling and transpor
Views: 190
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BIMCO's bosses named

June 7 - June 7 - Anastasios Papagiannopoulos, ceo of Common Progress, has been appointed president of the international shipping association, Baltic and International Maritime Council (BIMCO).
Views: 225
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Largest Sasol lifts completed

June 7 - June 7 - Mammoet has transported and installed an ethylene oxide/ethylene glycol (EOEG) reactor and wash tower for Sasol's Ethane Cracker and Derivatives project in Louisiana, USA.
Views: 355
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WWL ALS coasts with wind

June 7 - June 7 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics' Abnormal Load Services (WWL ALS) has transported four wind turbine tower sections and three wind turbine blades from the Port of Avonmouth in Bristol to Newport in Wales UK.
Views: 394
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ESTA establishes ECOL Foundation

June 6 - June 6 - The European association for the abnormal road transport and mobile crane rental industry, ESTA, has established the European Crane Operator License (ECOL) Foundation.
Views: 375
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Mammoet turns around in Texas

June 6 - June 6 - Mammoet USA's Crane Services Division has successfully completed its first turnaround at Pasadena Refining System Inc. (PRSI) in Texas.
Views: 345
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Super yacht elevates with EVO

June 6 - June 6 - Rich Rigging Project Services has utilised Enerpac's synchronous lifting system, the EVO 12, to hoist a 600-ton (544-tonne) racing super yacht on behalf of Titan Marine Engineering in Auckland, New Zealand.
Views: 248
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Damen's happy delivery

June 6 - June 6 - Damen has delivered a ro-ro ferry to a client in Gambia onboard BigLift Shipping's Happy River.
Views: 350
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Edwards adds to its fleet

June 6 - June 6 - Edwards Moving & Rigging, specialists in heavy lifting and multimodal transport solutions, has acquired four six-axle Goldhofer ADDrives, which it claims are the first to be used in the USA.
Views: 336
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ALE brings the power to Ibri

June 6 - June 6 - ALE has transported two heavy lift and 20 over-dimensional cargoes for the Ibri IPP power plant project in Oman, as part of an ongoing project.
Views: 344
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LOC Renewables launches

June 5 - June 5 - The LOC Group has launched LOC Renewables, a specialised division to bring the group's broad capabilities to the offshore renewable energy sector.
Views: 350
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Bugsier plays fair with merger

June 5 - June 5 - Fairplay Towage and Bugsier have announced their intention to merge their respective business activities in order to expand and strengthen their presence in Germany and Europe.
Views: 416
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Bolloré secures combined-cycle contract

June 5 - June 5 - Bolloré Logistics is already busy with an end-to-end logistics contract won earlier this year that involves transporting materials for the construction of a 100 MW gas fired combined-cycle power plant in Maputo, Mozambique for Electricidade de Mo
Views: 294
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HHLA handles cooker

June 5 - June 5 - Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA) has utilised its floating cranes to move a 126-tonne rotary cooker from a container ship to an inland vessel at the HHLA Container Terminal Tollerort (CTT) in Germany.
Views: 450
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Townsville takes solar delivery

June 5 - June 5 - More than 200 containers carrying solar panels have been arriving at the Port of Townsville, Australia destined for the Clare Solar Farm in Ayr and the Kidston Solar Project in northwest Townsville.
Views: 254
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AAL brings the cyclones to Malaysia

June 5 - June 5 - AAL has transported two cyclone vessels to Petronas' USD27 billion refinery and petrochemical integrated development (RAPID) project in Malaysia, on behalf of freight forwarder Oceansmart Global.
Views: 321
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Scharwath on board at DHL



June 5 - June 5 - Tim Scharwath has joined the board of management of Deutsche Post DHL Group as the new ceo of DHL Global Forwarding, Freight.


Views: 359
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Rotterdam plans offshore centre

June 2 - June 2 - The Port of Rotterdam is to create space for an offshore centre to service offshore wind energy projects, oil and gas decommissioning activity in the North Sea, as well as ongoing activities in the oil and gas sector.
Views: 459
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LPL active in Egypt Megaproject

June 2 - June 2 - LPL Group has completed the last installation at a 4.8 GW combined-cycle power plant under construction in Beni Suef, Egypt.
Views: 537
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XLP members on the move



June 2 - June 2 - Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL), a subsidiary of Kadmar Group and XLProjects (XLP) member in Egypt, has discharged five Bosch boiler units, each weighing 81 tons (73.5 tonnes) at the Port of Alexandria, Egypt on behalf of Kuehne + Nagel.
Views: 615
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Investigating the challenges of floating wind farms

June 2 - June 2 - A consortium headed by London Offshore Consultants (LOC Group) has been selected by the floating wind Joint Industry Project (JIP), led by Carbon Trust, to investigate the infrastructure and logistics challenges faced in the development, construc
Views: 318
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Kübler steams to Lake Ammer

June 2 - June 2 - Kübler Spedition has transported the 140-tonne hull and upper deck of the steamship, Utting, using 30 Scheuerle InterCombi axle lines from the Port of Roth to Lake Ammer, Germany.
Views: 286
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Fleet Line handles the pressure

June 1 - June 1 - Dubai and Iraq-based Fleet Line Shipping has provided the end-to-end logistics solutions for a project shipment comprising of 12 pressure vessels and accessories from Jebel Ali to the project site in Kuwait.
Views: 358
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Managerial moves at GAC

June 1 - June 1 - GAC has announced several appointments to drive the growth and development of a range of the GAC Group businesses.
Views: 464
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PCN launches eLearning Platform

June 1 - June 1 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) has launched its eLearning Platform, to provide its members with comprehensive online training.
Views: 237
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ABC flies high in Q1

June 1 - June 1 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has recorded a 17 percent year-on-year increase in volume for the first quarter of 2017, with 158,000 tonnes being handled by the airline.
Views: 309
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Hiscock in at Hunt & Palmer

June 1 - June 1 - Hunt & Palmer Cargo Charters has further expanded its charter broking team with the appointment of Tim Hiscock.
Views: 215

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