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Kuehne + Nagel puts its foot on the gas in the Sahara

June 28 - SNC-Lavalin, one of the world's leading engineering and construction groups, has awarded Kuehne + Nagel a contract for global logistics services related to its EUR785 million (USD972) project with Sonatrach, Algeria's national oil and gas compan

Sonatrach's gas treatment complex is being built in Rhourde Nouss in the Sahara, approximately 1,200 km south east of Algiers, to collect raw gas at different gas fields and includes a natural gas processing facility. The project is expected to be completed in early 2012.

The agreement between Kuehne + Nagel and SNC-Lavalin covers the complete logistics services for the construction material and equipment in connection with the project, originating from different locations in Europe, Asia and North America. 

Kuehne + Nagel is delivering the services in cooperation with its Tunisian partner S.M.T.I. - Transport & Logistics, a leading contractor for project services and heavy haulage operations in the Maghreb region.

"The signing of this contract is a further milestone in our strategy to expand our integrated logistics services for the global oil and gas industry," said Nils Wolf, Kuehne + Nagel's senior vice president for Global Project Logistics. 

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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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