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Airbus flies with Rickmers-Linie

October 24 - Rickmers-Linie has been selected by Spirit AeroSystems as its partner for the transportation of fuselage sections for Airbus from Morehead City, USA to Montoir (Port of Nantes St. Nazaire), France.

The contract covers the transportation of fuselage sections, designed for the Airbus A350 XWB series and will run over a period of several years.

"We are looking forward to this cooperation with Spirit," said Gerhard Janssen, director Marketing & Sales at Rickmers-Linie. "We are proud to become part of the supply chain for Spirit in its deliveries to Airbus."

Janssen said that the contract shows that the shipping line's regular scheduled liner services for heavy lifts and project cargoes is sought after by customers.

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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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