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Combi Lift wins cable contract

December 3 - Combi Lift has secured a contract to transport a 1,400-tonne subsea cable from Donghae, South Korea to Rotterdam, the Netherlands for the Westermost Rough offshore wind farm project.

The offshore wind project is situated approximately 4.5 nautical miles off the east coast of the UK, and will comprise of 35 turbines, each with a capacity of 6 MW.

The 13.7 km long cable will be spooled from the client's facility in Donghae via a gooseneck tower on to a carousel in the hold of the multipurpose vessel, EIT Palmina, and transported to Rotterdam where it will be discharged directly on to the project's cable installation vessel.

The delivery is expected to be completed by the end of January, 2014.

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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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