Heavy Lift | Business

The latest business news and developments of those active in the heavy lift and project logistics sector, including mergers & acquisitions (M&A), consolidation, expansion, forecasts and personnel changes across the sector.

IUMI nominates Turner

August 15 - The International Union Marine Insurance (IUMI) has nominated Richard Turner, global marine director and European director of global risk solutions at RSA Insurance Group, for the role of president.
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Boskalis names Heijermans 

August 15 - Royal Boskalis Westminster has appointed Bart Heijermans to the board of management. 
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Valleyfield secures funding

August 14 - The port of Valleyfield in Canada has received a CAD3.5 million (USD2.67 million) grant from the Québec government to support its marine transportation infrastructure investments.
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DeLuca steps up at Duluth

August 14 - The Duluth Seaway Port Authority (DPSA) in the USA has appointed Deb DeLuca as executive director, effective August 16.
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EU invests in Danube

August 13 - The European Union (EU) plans to invest EUR59 million (USD67.4 million) in modernising the locks on the Danube-Black Sea and Midia Navodari–Porte canals in Romania.
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CNCo opens Vancouver branch

August 10 - China Navigation Company (CNCo), part of the Swire Group, has expanded its presence in North America by establishing a branch office in Vancouver, Canada.
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Comerford steps up at Tyne

August 9 - The UK's port of Tyne has appointed Mike Comerford to its board as a non-executive director.
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Trade tariffs take hold…

August 8 - In its second-quarter analyst call, Caterpillar confirmed that the USA’s decision to impose import tariffs on steel and other metals will have a real effect on its businesses and customers in the second half of 2018.
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Strømmen joins G2 Ocean

August 6 - Leif Arne Strømmen has joined G2 Ocean as the company’s vice president for innovation.
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