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Cranes double up to handle heavy cargoes through Saint-Petersbur

May 27 - Two companies from the Universal Cargo Logistics Holding group have worked together to handle the shipment of over-dimensional equipment weighing more than 1,100 tonnes in total.

More than 200 items of equipment, including ten semi-modules more than 20 metres in height arrived from Antwerp onboard the Ameland at berth 5 of JSC Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg.

The port company worked with sister company Universal Forwarder on the project, using two cranes with a lifting capacity of 40 tonnes to handle the heaviest equipment which will be moved to Vologda by rail and road, where it will be used for the construction of a waste-heat boiler at the Vologodskaya thermal power plant.

Universal Forwarder arranges handling operations and forwarding of cargoes in sea and river ports of the Russian Federation, the CIS and Europe, performs multimodal and mixed transportation of cargoes, charters sea and river vessels, and also serves as a ship's agent in the Azov-Black Sea Basin.

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Fesco and RZD team up to link Europe and Asia

May 24 - Fesco Transportation Group and Russian Railways Logistics (RZD Logistics) are launching a Trans-Siberian multimodal service to expedite the delivery of goods from Japan to Europe via Russia.
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POSH to launch maritime training centre in Taiwan

May 24 - POSH Kerry Renewables – a joint venture of PACC Offshore Services Holding (POSH) and Kerry TJ Logistics – has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to develop Taiwan’s first specialised maritime training centre. 
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PPG restructures training course

May 24 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG) has restructured its project cargo forwarding training course into a one-day format.
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