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Albacor undertakes solo and joint ventures

April 10 - Albacor Shipping (USA), the US member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) based in Mahwah, New Jersey, has worked with its WWPC partner LS-Cargo, based in Bremen, Germany, to handle the shipment of a 19 x 4.7 x 4.7m ball mill weighing ap

Albacor was also responsible for the dismantling of the ball mill and all associated parts from the existing cement plant.

As can be seen from the first picture below, the ball mill was transported via truck and barge from Clarksville, USA, to the Port of Houston, then loaded onboard Intermarine's Industrial Diamond for the voyage to Callao, Peru.

The same Albacor shipping team also handled the shipment of a 47 x 4 x 3.75 m cold box weighing 100 tonnes (pictured below) from a factory in Richburg, USA, to the Port of Wilmington, where the cold box was loaded on BBC CharteringMarmara then shipped to Porto Empedocle, Italy in a 16-day voyage.

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Egbert joins at Weserport

April 19 - Rudolf Egbert has been appointed to the management of Bremen-based terminal operator Weserport.
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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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