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Coscol makes another icy trip

July 25 - Coscol's multipurpose vessel Yong Sheng has made its third voyage via the Northeast Passage, delivering wind turbine blades from China's Port of Tianjin to the UK.

In 2013, Yong Sheng became the first Chinese cargo ship to travel via the Arctic shipping route. It made its second journey in 2015 (

Coscol said that Yong Sheng will continue to be deployed in the Arctic route, while at least two more of the company's multipurpose vessels will begin sailing via the Northeast Passage.

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Contargo combats low water levels

July 23 - Contargo has adapted its barges to cope with the low water levels that have plagued the River Rhine and reduced the volume of cargo that can be transported on the waterway.
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Hellmann bridges the gap

July 23 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has coordinated the delivery of two fully assembled seaport passenger boarding bridges (SPBB) from Spain to Sydney, Australia.
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Van Wieren expands with Nooteboom

July 22 - The Netherlands-based Van Wieren Special has expanded its trailer fleet with two Euro-PX low-loaders from Nooteboom.
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Hulst steps up at Pecém

July 22 - Corné Hulst has been named as operational director at the port of Pecém, Brazil.
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