All Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International articles in April 2020 – Page 5

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  • Modular dry dock launched by Tugdock and Unique Group
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    Modular dry dock launched by Tugdock and Unique Group

    2020-04-13T12:00:00Z

    Subsea and offshore solutions provider Unique Group has entered into a partnership with floating dry dock innovators, Tugdock.

  • Etihad launches extra passenger freighter flights
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    Etihad launches extra passenger freighter flights

    2020-04-13T11:00:00Z

    Etihad Cargo has launched five additional routes using Etihad Airways passenger aircraft to increase the flow of essential supplies into the UAE and provide further east-west connectivity between major markets.

  • Liebherr delivers mobile crane trio
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    Liebherr delivers mobile crane trio

    2020-04-13T10:00:00Z

    Three German crane rental specialists – Sönke Jordt, Schwarze and Megalift – have taken delivery mobile cranes from Liebherr.

  • Bolloré opens South Korean AOG desk
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    Bolloré opens South Korean AOG desk

    2020-04-13T09:00:00Z

    Bolloré Logistics Korea opened its aircraft on ground (AOG) desk on March 23, 2020.

  • Jumbo goes direct in Spain
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    Jumbo goes direct in Spain

    2020-04-10T09:35:00Z

    Jumbo has terminated its exclusive agency agreement with Martico in order to deal directly with its Spanish clients.

  • Emirates boosts services
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    Emirates boosts services

    2020-04-10T09:15:00Z

    Emirates SkyCargo has scaled up its cargo services to connect an increasing number of global destinations.

  • Construction begins for Wallenius SOL newbuild
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    Construction begins for Wallenius SOL newbuild

    2020-04-10T09:00:00Z

    CIMC has started construction of Wallenius SOL’s LNG-powered ro-ro vessel at its shipyard in Yantai, China.

  • Covid-19: Accelerating digitalisation
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    Covid-19: Accelerating digitalisation

    2020-04-10T09:00:00Z

    According to the port of Gothenburg in Sweden, the coronavirus outbreak could accelerate digitalisation in what is an otherwise conservative shipping industry.

  • AAL launches Get Onboard initiative
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    AAL launches Get Onboard initiative

    2020-04-10T08:50:00Z

    AAL has launched a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiative, Get Onboard, that offers free cargo transport for registered charities worldwide.

  • Travel exemption urged for seafarers
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    Travel exemption urged for seafarers

    2020-04-10T08:30:00Z

    The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF) have issued a joint call on behalf of seafarers to governments to facilitate the essential movement of seafarers and marine personnel.

  • Well positioned to ride out the crisis
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    Well positioned to ride out the crisis

    2020-04-09T13:20:00Z

    Lucius Bunk, director at shipowner Auerbach Schifffahrt, discussed the current and potential impacts of the Covid-19 crisis on multipurpose shipping, along with the group's plans for the years ahead.

  • Container shipping’s complex Covid-19 reaction
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    Container shipping’s complex Covid-19 reaction

    2020-04-09T13:05:00Z

    A wave of consolidation in container shipping has made the sector more robust over the past five-seven years. Nonetheless, the outbreak of Covid-19 will be a considerable stress on all container shipping finances, according to analyst Ti.

  • Lauterbourg Rhine Terminal to open in September
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    Lauterbourg Rhine Terminal to open in September

    2020-04-09T12:50:00Z

    The port of Strasbourg (PAS) has selected Lauterbourg Rhine Terminal to operate its multimodal facility from September 2020.

  • JSL Global handles shipment amid Covid-19 disruption
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    JSL Global handles shipment amid Covid-19 disruption

    2020-04-09T12:20:00Z

    JSL Global handled a shipment in Qatar recently for one of its European clients.

  • Multipurpose shipping braces for Covid-19 impact
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    Multipurpose shipping braces for Covid-19 impact

    2020-04-09T11:55:00Z

    Demand growth in the multipurpose and heavy lift shipping sector for the two years to end 2021 is dependent on the containment of the coronavirus outbreak in the fourth quarter of the year. Even then, growth will be weak, said analyst Drewry.

  • Boskalis acquires Ardent Americas
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    Boskalis acquires Ardent Americas

    2020-04-09T11:45:00Z

    Royal Boskalis Westminster has acquired USA-based maritime emergency response specialist Ardent Americas.

  • Cargoes move with Chipolbrok
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    Cargoes move with Chipolbrok

    2020-04-08T16:30:00Z

    In early March, Chipolbrok’s multipurpose vessel Qian Kun arrived in the German port of Cuxhaven to deliver wind power equipment from the Far East.

  • PCN moves meeting to 2021
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    PCN moves meeting to 2021

    2020-04-08T13:25:00Z

    The Project Cargo Network (PCN) will hold its next annual meeting in Croatia from October 17-19, 2021, having cancelled its 2020 summit in Beijing.

  • Rising demand for airfreight
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    Rising demand for airfreight

    2020-04-08T13:15:00Z

    The rapid spread of coronavirus and the resulting containment measures put in place around the world is affecting freight capacity availability and rates for shipping lines, airlines, hauliers and rail companies.

  • Cyber security and Covid-19
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    Cyber security and Covid-19

    2020-04-08T13:10:00Z

    Remote working solutions have taken centre stage since the outbreak of Covid-19 as companies reorganise their operating practices. Gard warns that cyber criminals are waiting in the wings.