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Ceres and Albacor support charity barge

August 13 - In an attempt to raise cancer awareness USA headquartered Ceres Barge Line - a provider of barge freight management and logistics services - has taken delivery of a 'hot pink' barge named Big Hope 1.

The barge was launched at Jefferson, Indiana. Ceres Barge Line has asked for Mary Crowley Cancer Research in Dallas to be the recipient of any donations stemming from Pink Hope 1.
Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) member representing the USA, Albacor Shipping, has sponsored Pink Hope 1. Albacor also transported a 238.6 tonne transformer from New Orleans, Louisiana to Mt. Vernon, Virginia with the new barge.
At Mt. Vernon, the transformer was discharged and loaded on to a 12-axle FS 36 ft deck railcar and transported to its final destination in Lewis Centre, Ohio.

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ALE’s Kazakhstan road trip

July 16 - ALE has completed a 3,400 km overland delivery in Kazakhstan – the longest road haul the company has performed in the country.
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ESTA joins EC best practise project

July 16 - The European association of abnormal road transport and mobile cranes (ESTA) has been asked to support a European Commission study to “explore health, safety and environment (HSE) best practise in the wind power sector”.
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LDA installs kite system 

July 16 - Louis Dreyfus Armateurs (LDA) has fitted its ro-ro vessel Ville de Bordeaux with an AirSeas kite system, as it looks to develop the use of wind propulsion technologies.
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