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FLAG restores classic Scheuerle lowbed

April 7 - Switzerland-based E. Flückiger AG (FLAG) acquired a lowbed trailer from Scheuerle in 1964. 56 years later, the unit is still on the road having been full restored.
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XLP members co-ordinate muffler move

April 7 - Freight Traders has teamed up with Flogis International to move two oversized brine mufflers from South Korea to New Zealand.
Views: 282

Business | Mergers and acquisitions | Forecasts | Investments | Appointments | Archive

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Damco names Meierkort

April 6 - Mike Meierkort has been appointed as head of Americas at freight forwarder Damco.
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Beeg joins BSM

April 6 - Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) has appointed Stefan Beeg as its head of communications.
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Covid-19 shakes up Sulphur 2020

April 3 - The rapid spread of Covid-19 has had a multi-faceted impact on global shipping. HLPFI takes a look at how the outbreak has caused shockwaves in bunker prices and what this means for the implementation of the sulphur 2020 regulations.
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Sectors | Shipping | Overland | Logistics | Airfreight | Ports and terminals | Networks | Archive

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Seafarers on the front line

April 6 - Seafarers themselves are on the front line of this Covid-19 crisis, playing a critical role in keeping the world economy moving.
Views: 405
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Kota Bakat gets under way

April 6 - The 25,000 dwt Kota Bakat – operated by King Ocean Gulf Alliance (KOGA) Shipping – made its maiden voyage from Port Houston's CARE Terminal last week.
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Projects | Archive 

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Odyssey begins epic move

April 6 - S7 Space called on the project logistics industry to help relocate its Odyssey launch platform, part of the Sea Launch project, from the USA to the port of Slavyanka in Primorsky Krai, Russia.
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Megalift moves for MRT project

April 3 - Megalift has moved a 60-tonne locomotive and a 17-tonne wagon for the Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) railway project in Malaysia.
Views: 804

Insight | Archive

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Boskalis issues Covid-19 update

April 2 - Royal Boskalis Westminster has suspended crew and project staff rotations in response to the outbreak of Covid-19, but cargo is still moving.
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A bleak economic picture

April 2 - As a result of the coronavirus outbreak, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has revised its growth forecasts for countries across the world.
Views: 782

Equipment

Cranes | Heavy haulage | Under the jib | Jacks, skates & rollers | Software | Strapping & lashing | Packing & crating | Archive

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Liebherr installs Orion boom

April 1 - Liebherr has installed the 145 m-long boom of the HLC 295000 – the largest crane ever built by the manufacturer – at the port of Rostock, Germany.
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Huisman lands SEP crane order

April 1 - PaxOcean Engineering has placed an order with Huisman for a 1,600-tonne lifting capacity leg-encircling crane, which will be installed on Penta-Ocean Construction’s self-elevating platform (SEP).
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