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  • RollDOCK-News September
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    ​RollDock names Insignia in Spain and Portugal

    2020-09-18T10:07:00Z

    RollDock Shipping has appointed Insignia Shipping as its general agent in Spain and Portugal.

  • LASO investment, sept 2020
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    Laso continues fleet expansion

    2020-09-18T09:40:00Z

    Laso Transportes has continued to invest in its fleet during 2020 and has started to take delivery of 25 tractors and 20 pilot cars.

  • SBO, sept 2020
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    SBO invests in newbuild and crane upgrades

    2020-09-18T09:36:00Z

    Swire Blue Ocean (SBO) plans to invest in a newbuild wind farm installation vessel, with the option to add a second unit to the order.

  • Weeks Marine’s cutterhead dredge Captain Frank started dredging on September 11. Photo Credit Big River Coalition, sept 2020
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    Channel projects move ahead in the USA

    2020-09-18T09:30:00Z

    Two landmark channel improvement projects in the USA have progressed in recent weeks, with the US Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) kickstarting the deepening of the Mississippi River Ship Channel and awarding a USD15.4 million contract for the first phase of the Freeport harbour channel improvement project.

  • Hoegh and Noatum ship art sculpture to USA, sept 2020
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    Höegh’s sculpture shipment

    2020-09-18T09:05:00Z

    Höegh Autoliners has shipped an art sculpture onboard its ro-ro vessel Höegh Beijing from Vigo in Spain to Port Everglades, USA.

  • Christian Iversen, BWS, sept 2020
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    BWS appoints Iversen

    2020-09-18T09:00:00Z

    Blue Water Shipping (BWS) has appointed Christian Iversen as director of people and culture.

  • HapagLloydnicheservices
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    Hapag-Lloyd opens Nigerian office

    2020-09-17T10:45:00Z

    Container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd has opened an office in Lagos, Nigeria. In Lagos, Hapag-Lloyd calls at the ports of Apapa and Tin Can Island.

  • Port of long beach investment plans, sept 2020
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    Long Beach outlines investment plans

    2020-09-17T10:38:00Z

    For the next fiscal year, the port of Long Beach in the USA plans to invest USD369 million in capital projects to construct and renovate facilities.

  • ZHD stevedores, sept 2020
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    ZHD Stevedores opts for Konecranes

    2020-09-17T10:21:00Z

    The Netherland-based ZHD Stevedores has ordered two eco-efficient Konecranes Gottwald Model 6 mobile harbour cranes, due to be delivered in February 2021.

  • Demag AC 100-4L Pompeano, sept 2020
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    Pompeano Antonio & Figli receives Demag crane in Italy

    2020-09-17T09:53:00Z

    Italy-based crane rental provider Pompeano Antonio & Figli has taken delivery of its third Demag AC 100-4L all-terrain crane.

  • Mike Honious, President & CEO of GEODIS in Americas (Sept20)
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    Geodis promotes Honious

    2020-09-17T09:50:00Z

    Geodis has appointed Mike Honious as president and ceo of its operations in the Americas, effective October 3.

  • WW Ocean ships steam drums to US, sept 2020
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    WW Ocean delivers for US power plant

    2020-09-17T09:32:00Z

    Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean (WW Ocean) has shipped a high-pressure steam drum from the port of Masan in South Korea to Baltimore, USA, for a power plant project.

  • BWS
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    Blue Water responds to hacking attempt

    2020-09-16T12:24:00Z

    Blue Water Shipping has confirmed that it was affected by a hacking attempt on September 11.

  • OverProjects ships to Brazil, sept 2020
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    Mining moves gather momentum

    2020-09-16T11:40:00Z

    Disruption caused by Covid-19 and commodity price volatility has placed a huge burden on all sectors of the heavy lifting and project logistics supply chain. However, in Latin America, the mining sector has been a welcome source of logistics business.

  • Chapman Freeborn delivers covid relief, sept 2020
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    Chapman Freeborn supplies Covid-19 cargo to Guinea

    2020-09-16T10:47:00Z

    Air charter broker Chapman Freeborn played a key role in the delivery of a mobile hospital onboard a Boeing 747 freighter from Johannesburg in South Africa, to Conakry in Guinea to support the region’s Covid-19 response.

  • Liebherr, sept 2020
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    Norwest takes Liebherr delivery

    2020-09-16T10:38:00Z

    Western Australia-based Norwest Crane Hire has taken delivery of two Liebherr cranes – an LTM 1300-6.2 and an LRT 1100-2.1.

  • Yan Nikitin, Aqualis Braemar, sept 2020
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    AqualisBraemar expands in Russia

    2020-09-16T10:34:00Z

    Global marine, energy, and offshore consultancy service provider AqualisBraemar has established an office in Moscow, Russia.

  • Air Partner, sept 2020
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    Air Partner opens first office in South Africa

    2020-09-16T10:28:00Z

    Charter broker Air Partner has established a sales office in Johannesburg, South Africa, which will be led by the recently appointed cargo sales manager Fred Du Plessis.

  • Mammoet focus 30 crane, sept 2020 2
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    Mammoet launches Focus 30

    2020-09-16T10:08:00Z

    The Netherlands-headquartered Mammoet has released its Focus 30 crane, which has been developed specifically for use in tight and confined workspaces.

  • ALL saves time in rainforest lift, sept 2020
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    ALL saves time in rainforest lift

    2020-09-15T11:59:00Z

    ALL Erection & Crane Rental, working with Regency Construction, has used a 600-ton (544-tonne) capacity crane to install a dome over Cleveland Metroparks Zoo’s rainforest habitat in Ohio, USA.