All Africa articles – Page 31

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    Lions roar with The Charter Store

    2016-05-09T00:00:00Z

    May 9 - They may not have been particularly heavy nor out-of-gauge, but 33 rescued former circus lions are now in a place of safety following some good work by The Charter Store and Priority Worldwide Services.

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    Johnson forms renewables division

    2016-05-06T00:00:00Z

    May 6 - Johnson Crane Hire has established Johnson Renew, which will focus on the growth of the company's work in the renewable energy industry.

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    Straightpoint adds African rep

    2016-05-06T00:00:00Z

    May 6 - Straightpoint has appointed Anchor Industries as a distributor of its force measurement, load monitoring and suspended weighing load cell equipment in South Africa, Mozambique, Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Zambia.

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    Ideal order for Liebherr

    2016-05-05T00:00:00Z

    May 5 - Ideal Crane has acquired a 300-tonne capacity LR 1300SX lattice boom crawler crane and a 100-tonne capacity LTR 1100 telescopic crawler crane from Liebherr.

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    Vanguard ready for power in Africa

    2016-04-27T00:00:00Z

    April 27 - Constrained power supply holds back economic growth in Africa, but capacity is steadily being built to feed this electricity-hungry region.

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    JAS joins forces with Necotrans

    2016-04-26T00:00:00Z

    April 26 - JAS Worldwide and Necotrans Holding have formed a global alliance providing freight forwarding and logistics services.

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    Trailers make South African debut

    2016-04-25T00:00:00Z

    April 25 - ALE's latest range of widening trailers in South Africa are being used for their first job, which involves the transport of eight tugboats from a warehouse to a floating dock in Durban, Kwazulu-Natal.

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    OMA in management buy-out

    2016-04-22T00:00:00Z

    April 22 - OMA Group's managing director, Gary Miller, and his co-directors, Carine Noukpo and Sam Edmund, have completed a management buy-out of the company from its founder, Captain R.A.M. Jones.

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    Bahri and Rickmers-Linie agree space charter

    2016-04-22T00:00:00Z

    April 22 - Rickmers-Linie and the National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (trading as Bahri Liner) have recently signed a space charter agreement in the trade between the USA, the Red Sea and the Middle East.

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    Arkas makes Hamburg debut

    2016-04-21T00:00:00Z

    April 21 - Turkish shipping line Arkas has made its maiden call at the Port of Hamburg with its vessel Wanda A, which is deployed on Hapag-Lloyd's West Africa Express Service (WAX).

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    Liquidation for maritime security group

    2016-04-20T00:00:00Z

    April 20 - The Security Association for the Maritime Industry (SAMI) has entered into voluntary administration following a fall in membership.

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    WWPC rocks on in Panama

    2016-04-19T00:00:00Z

    April 19 - Members of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) gathered at the Hard Rock Hotel in Panama City for the network's 16th annual membership conference.

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    Work starts on Khalifa pipes facility

    2016-04-19T00:00:00Z

    April 19 - Al Gharbia Pipe Company (Al Gharbia) has started construction of a new pipe manufacturing facility at Khalifa Industrial Zone Abu Dhabi (Kizad).

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    Alistair opens in DRC

    2016-04-13T00:00:00Z

    April 13 - East African project logistics specialist Alistair Group has enhanced its coverage in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) with the establishment of a new office in Goma.

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    MACS makes diamond buy

    2016-04-12T00:00:00Z

    April 12 - MACS Maritime Carrier Shipping has purchased the general cargo ship Diamond Land (previously called Calabria) through a group company.

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    PCN members ramp it up

    2016-04-08T00:00:00Z

    April 8 - Member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Turkey, Element International Forwarding & Logistics, has coordinated the transport of a cryogenic LNG storage tank from Bursa in Turkey to Tehran, Iran.

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    Johnson doubles up at Kolomela

    2016-04-08T00:00:00Z

    April 8 - Johnson Crane Hire was contracted to undertake heavy lifts for two separate customers at the Kolomela mine in the Northern Cape, South Africa.

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    OMA appoints two

    2016-04-06T00:00:00Z

    April 6 - Neale Proctor has joined OMA (West Africa) Group as a consultant, while OMA Togo has appointed Desmond Vorster as general manager.

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    Mammoet assists Zambian transformation

    2016-04-05T00:00:00Z

    April 5 - Mammoet has transported and installed six new transformers in a 1.2 km deep cave for the Kafue Gorge Upper hydroelectric power plant project in Zambia.

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    Roaring success for Pentalver

    2016-04-04T00:00:00Z

    April 4 - Pentalver has transported a fibreglass lion sculpture from DP World London Gateway to Longleat Safari Park in Wiltshire, UK to celebrate the park's 50th anniversary.