All Australasia articles – Page 9

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    Swire set to serve Portland

    2017-11-15T00:00:00Z

    November 15 - Swire Shipping will introduce a liner service from the Port of Portland's Terminal 6 in January 2018.

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    WWL rolls into Melbourne

    2017-11-15T00:00:00Z

    November 16 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) Australia has transported one of the world's largest capacity tower cranes, the Marr M2480D, from Perth to Melbourne for the Chevron-operated Gorgon project on Barrow Island.

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    Auckland unveils 30-year plan

    2017-11-06T00:00:00Z

    November 6 - The Ports of Auckland in New Zealand has released its draft 30-year master plan which outlines port development projects intended to increase capacity and berth space until Auckland Council, the port owner, finds a new port location.

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    Massive delivery for Port Kembla

    2017-11-03T00:00:00Z

    November 3 - Australia's Port Kembla has seen the delivery of some huge machinery in one of the port's biggest ever deliveries.

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    Höegh handles Gold Coast cargo

    2017-11-03T00:00:00Z

    November 3 - Höegh Autoliners has transported the first two of four Bombardier trams from Germany to Australia for the extension of the Gold Coast Light Rail System (GCLR), on behalf of DB Schenker.

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    Logwin buys into SCI

    2017-11-02T00:00:00Z

    November 2 - Logistics company Logwin has taken a one-third stake in the Auckland, New Zealand-based freight forwarder Supply Chain International (SCI).

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    R&B goes for gold

    2017-10-31T00:00:00Z

    October 31 - R&B Global Projects is set to work with a Brazilian forwarding company, which is acting exclusively for an Australian-owned mining company, to transport over-dimensional cargoes, as well as containerised shipments, to the Amapari gold mine.

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    Marseille debuts ro-ro ramp

    2017-10-27T00:00:00Z

    October 27 - The largest ro-ro ramp in France is now operational at Marseille Fos following a EUR2.7 million (USD3.13 million) eight-month build that was managed by the Marseille Fos port authority in support of a nuclear energy construction project.

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    Yang Kee expands with Fliway

    2017-10-26T00:00:00Z

    October 26 - Singapore-based Yang Kee Logistics has entered into a scheme implementation agreement (SIA) to acquire 100 percent of the shares New Zealand-based Fliway Group for SGD52.1 million (USD38.2 million).

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    Koper connects with Japan

    2017-10-24T00:00:00Z

    October 24 - The Port of Koper in Slovenia has announced that the direct ro-ro service operated by Mitsui O.S.K. (MOL), connecting the port to Singapore, Hong Kong, and China, has been upgraded with a direct connection to the ports of Toyohashi and Hitach

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    TRT delivers custom eight-line

    2017-10-19T00:00:00Z

    October 19 - Tidd Ross Todd (TRT), the New Zealand-based heavy equipment specialist, has designed and manufactured a widening eight-line platform trailer for Queensland, Australia-based Mactrans Heavy Haulage.

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    XLP members on the move

    2017-10-16T00:00:00Z

    October 16 - Freight Traders, a member of the XLProjects (XLP) network in New Zealand, has loaded components for a power station project onboard a Spliethoff vessel in Israel.

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    Mammoet ups Australian footprint

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    October 6 - Mammoet has expanded its presence in Australia with the opening of a yard in Naval Base, an industrial suburb of Perth and an office in Brisbane.

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    Townsville ramps up for ro-ro move

    2017-10-04T00:00:00Z

    October 4 - The Port of Townsville in Queensland, Australia has constructed a purpose-built ro-ro ramp at the end section of Berth 10 for the transfer of project cargo for Adani's Abbot Point project.

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    Swire ups Papau New Guinea service

    2017-10-04T00:00:00Z

    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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    Tutt Bryant gets tunnel vision

    2017-10-03T00:00:00Z

    October 3 - Tutt Bryant Heavy Lift & Shift has utilised its Manitowoc MLC650 to assemble one of two tunnel boring machines (TBM) for the construction of a new rail link in Perth, Australia.

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    CMA CGM acquires Sofrana Unilines

    2017-10-03T00:00:00Z

    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

    2017-10-02T00:00:00Z

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

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    Röhlig rolls into Jakarta

    2017-09-29T00:00:00Z

    September 29 - Effective October 1, Röhlig Logistik Indonesia will be operational in Jakarta.

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    Townsville gets the green light

    2017-09-29T00:00:00Z

    September 29 - Construction works at the Port of Townsville in northern Australia could start next year after the environmental impact statement (EIS) for the port expansion project was approved.