All Africa articles – Page 16

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    PCN Annual Summit opens in Prague


    November 20 - Project Cargo Network's (PCN) 2017 Annual Summit opened today in Prague in the Czech Republic.

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    Steder moves in Djibouti


    November 16 - Steder Group has transported three transformers, each weighing 110 tonnes, from Djibouti to a project site in Ethiopia.

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    Nantes is calling for COLI


    November 13 - COLI Shipping & Transport France has commenced operations based in Nantes.

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    Winning order for Konecranes


    November 9 - Winning Logistics, part of the Singapore-based Winning International Group, has purchased two Konecranes Gottwald Model 8 floating cranes.

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    B747 for Astral Aviation


    November 8 - Kenya-based Astral Aviation has signed a long-term aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI) agreement with Air Atlanta Icelandic, adding a factory-built Boeing 747-400 freighter to its fleet.

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    Samson expands in Europe


    November 2 - The Netherlands-based United Offshore Services (UOS) has added Samson Saturn-12 and chafe products to its inventory, enabling it to offer synthetic tug mainlines and pendants.

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    SAL Engineering launched


    November 1 - Germany-based shipping group Harren & Partner (H+P) has established SAL Engineering, a sister company to SAL Heavy Lift, which will provide specialised engineering services across its fleet, as well as to external customers.

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    Bloodhound set to take off


    October 30 - CargoLogicAir (CLA) will utilise one of its Boeing 747 freighters to transport the Bloodhound SSC to Hakskeen Pan, South Africa in 2018, where it will attempt to set a new world land speed record and break through the 1,000 mph (1,609.4 kph)

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    ALE handles the heat in South Africa


    October 30 - ALE has completed the installation of six heat exchangers, weighing 305 tonnes each, at the 100 MW greenfield Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Kathu Solar Park in the Northern Cape, South Africa.

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    PCN members on the move


    October 25 - First Global Logistics, member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN), has transported 16 out-of-gauge (OOG) units from Cairo, Egypt to Alger port in Algeria on behalf of Pimco Heavy Industries.

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    Mammoet lift passes the acid test


    October 25 - Transport and heavy lift specialist Mammoet has completed the complex installation of a cold heat exchange column for a phosphates company in South Africa.

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    Trio sentenced in Angolan corruption case


    October 20 - Three former senior employees of the F.H Bertling group were today sentenced at Southwark Crown Court.

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    LMC charters Thorco Reef


    October 18 - Lignes Maritimes Congolaises (LMC) has chartered the multipurpose ship, Thorco Reef, which will serve on the line's African services.

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    Crane Worldwide hooks Mailhiot


    October 11 - Crane Worldwide Logistics has appointed Jeff Mailhiot as vice president, ocean products.

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    Rollit rolls in Antwerp


    October 6 - Rollit Cargo has handled the movement of a 325-tonne shiploader, used in the mining industry, from a storage area to the quayside in the Port of Antwerp, Belgium.

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    Militzer & Münch establishes in Algiers


    October 5 - The Militzer & Münch Group has opened an affiliate office in Algiers in partnership with an unnamed shareholder active in international transport.

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    Swire ups Papau New Guinea service


    October 4 - Effective November 4, Swire Shipping's North Asia service, which connects Japan, South Korea, China, and Taiwan to Papua New Guinea (PNG), the Pacific Islands and New Zealand will include an additional call at Rabaul, PNG.

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    CMA CGM acquires Sofrana Unilines


    October 3 - CMA CGM is set to purchase through its subsidiary, ANL, a majority stake in Sofrana Unilines, which operates shipping services in the Pacific Islands regional maritime trade.

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    Mørk gets call from UECC


    October 2 - United European Car Carriers (UECC) has appointed Per Christian Mørk as chief operating officer (coo).

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    XLP concludes fifth AGM


    September 29 - XLProjects (XLP) has concluded its fifth annual general meeting (AGM) in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.