All Africa articles – Page 25

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    ABC poised for record 2016


    November 14 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) says that 2016 is already a record-breaking year for the company, following a 30 percent year-on-year growth in tonnage during October to 57,608 tonnes.

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    Proctor up at OMA


    November 11 - OMA Group has appointed Neale Proctor as sales and commercial director, with immediate effect.

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    Sun shines for GLA


    November 10 - South Africa based Global Logistics Alliance (GLA) has signed two important contracts to handle the transport of cargo for solar farms that are being built in the country - Kathu Solar Park and Ilanga CSP 1.

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    Appointments round up


    November 9 - CSX, has promoted Michael Rutherford to vice president, industrial products, to lead all sales and marketing activities for the US railroad company's recently-expanded industrial products portfolio, which includes housing and construction mat

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    PCN members keeping busy


    November 7 - First Global Logistics and Tandem Logistics (Project Cargo Network members in Egypt and Tunisia respectively) have collaborated on the movement of four out-of-gauge units of oil and gas equipment for a petroleum services company.

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    Logistics Plus expands in Africa


    November 1 - Logistics Plus has established new operations in Nairobi and Mombasa, Kenya, as well as Kampala, Uganda and Juba, South Sudan.

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    Agility invests in Africa


    October 26 - Agility has opened a distribution park near Ghana's Tema Port - the first in a network of logistics facilities it intends to build across Africa.

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    Polytra shines in solar move


    October 10 - Polytra has coordinated the delivery of 3,200 solar panels from China to a small village in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

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    Drewry releases latest multipurpose report


    October 7 - According to the latest Multipurpose Shipping Market Review and Forecaster report published by Drewry, "the last three months have been some of the worst the multipurpose and project carrier sector has endured in living memory".

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    Ruslan delivers to Zimbabwe


    October 4 - Ruslan International has flown a 79-tonne shipment of switchgear equipment from Dubai, UAE to Harare in Zimbabwe for power provider Aggreko.

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    Drewry 'even more pessimistic'


    September 30 - Drewry analyst Susan Oatway has said that she is even more pessimistic than she was six months ago about the outlook for the heavy lift and multipurpose market over the next couple of years.

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    Six shipping lines raided in South Africa


    September 29 - South Africa's Competition Commission has conducted a search and seizure operation at the premises of six cargo shipping companies operating in the Western Cape and Kwazulu-Natal provinces.

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    ALE completes turret load-out


    September 26 - ALE has completed the transportation and load-out of a lower turret for the Kaombo South floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) project.

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    Seaforth prototype ready for action


    September 22 - Ballast Water Containers (BWC), a company set up by Glasgow based Malin Group, has recently begun trials with its Seaforth containerised ballast water treatment system (BWTS).

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    Ro-ro growth in Abu Dhabi


    September 20 - Abu Dhabi Ports achieved a 4 percent year-on-year increase in ro-ro volumes handled in the first half of 2016.

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    More moves for PCN members


    September 15 - Turk Logistics and Heavy Transport - member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Bahrain - has signed an agreement to become Gulf Air's cargo sales agent, and been awarded a logistics services contract by Olayan Kimberly Clark Bahrain.

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    Daher in Kenyan power delivery


    September 13 - Daher is organising transport and logistics services for electrical substation equipment built by Siemens as part of the Lake Turkana wind power project in Kenya.

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    Hansa Meyer sets up in Egypt


    September 8 - Hansa Meyer Global has established its own subsidiary in Egypt - Hansa Meyer Global Egypt.

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    GAC rings the changes


    September 2 - Integrated logistics, shipping and marine services provider, GAC Group, has made a swathe of managerial changes.

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    WWPC duo moves cement mill


    September 2 - BNSF Logistics' global project centre in Houston coordinated the transportation of a cement mill from Europe to Africa.