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ACL plans new multi-purpose ships

February 12 - The Grimaldi Group's roll-on/roll-off carrier, Atlantic Container Line, says it does have long-term plans to order five new multi-purpose ships, but is yet to begin discussions with yards.

ACL, which provides ro-ro and container services from North America to Europe, West Africa and the Mediterranean, has also relocated its corporate headquarters, from Iselin, New Jersey, US, to recently-acquired premises at Westfield, New Jersey.

Grimaldi House, a brand-new 41,000 sq ft commercial office building is home to the carrier's corporate trade management, finance, logistics, operations, IT, risk management and human resources teams. ACL's North American and European Customer Service Centre locations remain unchanged.

ACL's new address is: 50 Cardinal Drive, Westfield, NJ 07090. Tel: 908-518-5300.

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Zeaborn to take full control of Zeamarine

April 18 - The Zeaborn Group has signed an agreement to acquire the remaining shares in Zeamarine – the joint venture with Intermarine that was established in May 2018.
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Tyne moves Bedford lifeboat

April 18 - After almost two years in covered storage, the historic Bedford lifeboat has been relocated from the port of Tyne to the North East Maritime Trust’s yard in the UK, ahead of a restoration project.
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Panalpina improves profitability

April 18 - In the first three months of 2019, Panalpina boosted its profitability by 15 percent compared to the same period of last year.
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AAL calls in Felixstowe

April 18 - AAL has made its inaugural call at the UK’s port of Felixstowe to deliver four rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTG).
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