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Agility on the double in Gothenburg

December 11 - Agility has managed the delivery of two 500-tonne energy modules, produced by Siemens AS, Oil & Gas Solutions for an offshore oil and gas rig in Brazil, from Sweden to Norway.

The modules, each of which had the dimensions 16 m x 16 m x 15 m, were moved from the manufacturing yard to the quayside at the Port of Gothenburg on a combination of conventional trailers and SPMTs, provided by Mammoet.

Variations in ground pressure limits within the loading area required no fewer than 72 sets of axles at one point and a large area of fencing had to be dismantled in order for the units to be loaded onto a Hansa Heavy Lift vessel, for oncarriage to Grimstad, Norway.



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GPLN delegates convene in Bremen

May 23 - More than 180 delegates of the Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN) convened at the Dorint Park Hotel in Bremen earlier this week for the group’s 16th annual meeting.
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Big Carl arrives at Bristol Port

May 23 - Sarens’ SGC 250 crane is presently in storage at Bristol Port, UK ahead of its delivery to the Hinkley Point C nuclear power plant.
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CakeBoxx enters coil market

May 22 - CakeBoxx Technologies has launched the 20 ft CoilBoxx container, specifically designed for the transportation of steel and aluminium coils.
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Mammoet in Meyer takeover

May 22 - Mammoet has agreed to acquire heavy lifting, installation and assembly specialist Meyer Anlagenbau.
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