All Africa articles – Page 30

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    WCA celebrates tenth meeting

    2016-06-02T00:00:00Z

    June 2 - The WCA Projects network's tenth annual conference in Lisbon, Portugal from May 17-20 was attended by 150 members representing 60 countries.

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    GAC sets up in Namibia

    2016-06-01T00:00:00Z

    June 1 - GAC has launched it own operation in Namibia in response to growing demand from its oil and gas customers and increasing cargo trade between the country and its neighbouring African nations.

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    Chapman and Fiege fly OOG to UAE

    2016-06-01T00:00:00Z

    June 1 - Chapman Freeborn and Fiege Logistics Switzerland completed the transportation of out-of-gauge oil and gas equipment from Germany to the UAE, using the giant Antonov AN-225 freighter and an additional Boeing 747-400F aircraft.

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    Misnak delivers port crane

    2016-05-31T00:00:00Z

    May 31 - The London office of Misnak International part chartered the BBC Chartering ship, BBC Switzerland, to handle a complex transport project from Santa Cruz de Tenerife to Mombasa, Kenya.

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    Johnson assists plant shutdown

    2016-05-30T00:00:00Z

    May 30 - Johnson Crane Hire has deployed eight large capacity cranes and 20 smaller models to complete a number of heavy lifting operations at a petrochemical plant in South Africa during its annual maintenance shutdown.

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    ALE adds widening trailers in UK

    2016-05-30T00:00:00Z

    May 30 - Having worked with trailer manufacturer Goldhofer to develop a new range of widening trailers that can be mechanically widened from their basic 3 m width, ALE has now introduced the units into the UK.

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    Breadbox maintains new service

    2016-05-27T00:00:00Z

    May 27 - Breadbox Shipping has decided to continue operating a new service dedicated to heavy lift and project cargoes, alongside regular bulk and breakbulk cargoes, from Europe to West Africa.

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    JV for Licvem and NYK Bulk & Projects

    2016-05-25T00:00:00Z

    May 25 - Copenhagen-based Licvem Shipping & Trading and Tokyo-based NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers (NBP) have established a joint venture called Licvem NBP ApS (LBP), which will target the carriage of breakbulk cargo to and from ports primarily in Europe an

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    OMA appoints finance head

    2016-05-24T00:00:00Z

    May 24 - OMA Group has appointed Gerrit van der Merwe as group finance and administration director.

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    Hartmann names Vertom

    2016-05-23T00:00:00Z

    May 23 - Hartmann Project Lines has announced that Vertom Shipping Belgium is its new liner agent in Antwerp.

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    MACS adds Beira call

    2016-05-23T00:00:00Z

    May 23 - MACS Maritime Carrier Shipping (MACS) is enhancing its African Coastal Service by adding a regular call at Beira in Mozambique.

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    Project Cargo & Yacht on the double

    2016-05-17T00:00:00Z

    May 17 - Project Cargo & Yacht Transport, a Project Freight Network (PFN) member in Istanbul, Turkey has completed a breakbulk shipment from the Port of Istanbul (Turkey) to the Port of Tobruk (Libya).

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    Comarco assembles

    2016-05-17T00:00:00Z

    May 17 - Comarco has completed a crane construction contract at its supply base in Mombasa, Kenya.

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    ALE loads out TLP

    2016-05-16T00:00:00Z

    May 16 - ALE has completed the load out of the Malikai tension leg platform (TLP), which weighed 27,500 tonnes, at Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering in Johor Darul Takzim.

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    Challenging times ahead, says WWH

    2016-05-13T00:00:00Z

    May 13 - Shipping and integrated logistics group Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding (WWH) reported an operating profit of USD143 million for Q1 2016, on the back of revenues totalling USD848 million during the quarter.

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    Coordinadora opens in Peru

    2016-05-12T00:00:00Z

    May 12 - Spanish company Coordinadora Internacional de Cargas is continuing its expansion into South America with the opening of a new office in Lima, Peru.

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    More movements for PCN

    2016-05-10T00:00:00Z

    May 10 - Member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Saudi Arabia, Paragon Saudi Services, has recently handled the transportation of a Liebherr 885 crane from Qahma to Jizan in Saudi Arabia and onwards to Dubai.

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    WCA Projects on cloud nine

    2016-05-10T00:00:00Z

    May 10 - Nine members of the WCA Projects network have recently completed a number of complex project moves worldwide.

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    Mammoet dances to jungle beat

    2016-05-10T00:00:00Z

    May 10 - Mammoet has undertaken a delicate load-out operation and transport through jungle terrain for Marathon Oil's Alba gas field.

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    Tarros adds Brindisi call

    2016-05-10T00:00:00Z

    May 10 - Tarros Group has added a port call at Brindisi, Italy to its Adriatic Levant service linking the Levant with Libya.