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  • Goldhofer strengthens its UK dealer and service network
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    Goldhofer boosts UK offering

    2021-02-16T13:38:00Z

    Goldhofer has appointed Specialist Trailer Hire (STH) as a sales and service partner for its trailers in the UK.

  • Crowley Watco
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    Crowley and Watco team up

    2021-02-10T15:43:00Z

    Crowley and Watco are partnering up to provide terminal and supply chain management solutions for the offshore wind industry in the USA.

  • UAL appoints Kestrel Ausa
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    UAL appoints UK agent

    2021-02-05T12:40:00Z

    Universal Africa Lines (UAL) has appointed Aberdeen Universal Shipping Agencies (Ausa) as its exclusive general agent in the UK.

  • Maersk
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    Safmarine and Damco integrated

    2021-01-07T13:18:00Z

    Maersk has completed the integration of Safmarine and Damco into the wider group.

  • TMI Jan 20 - Jan  21
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    Time charter rates break USD7,000

    2021-01-07T09:45:00Z

    Time charter rates in the multipurpose shipping sector have marginally increased over the last month, according to the latest data from shipbroker Toepfer Transport.

  • TadanoDemag
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    Tadano progresses with restructuring

    The insolvency proceedings for Tadano Demag and Tadano Faun are expected to begin in the beginning of January 2021, as the restructuring of the companies progresses.

  • Taiwan-office-9-225x300
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    GWS opens Taiwan branch

    Global Wind Service (GWS) has opened a branch in Taipei, Taiwan, to support increasing demand for its services from the offshore wind sector.

  • Belgian and Dutch ports, shore power tender oct 2020
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    Belgian and Dutch ports commit to shore power

    2020-10-20T08:30:00Z

    The ports of Antwerp; Rotterdam; Amsterdam, Drechtsteden, North Sea Port and De Vlaamse Waterweg have launched a tender for the development of a single shore-based power system.

  • BOCS africa web1
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    BOCS names Antwerp agent

    Effective August 1, 2020 BOCS Bremen Overseas Chartering and Shipping will be represented by BOCS Antwerpen at the Belgian gateway.

  • BHV
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    BHV criticises potential terminal merger

    2020-06-24T10:59:00Z

    Bremische Hafenvertretung (BHV), which represents logistics, port and transport companies from Bremen and Bremerhaven, has expressed concerns over the possible cooperation between Hamburger Hafen und Logistik (HHLA), Eurokai and BLG Logistics Group.

  • BIFA
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    BIFA’s further Brexit concerns

    2020-06-24T09:30:00Z

    The British International Freight Association (BIFA) has reiterated its hopes that a UK-EU trade deal can be achieved before the end of the Brexit transition period, following the news that the EU will impose full Customs controls and checks on goods from the UK from 2021.

  • New Jersey port targets offshore wind, june 2020
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    New Jersey port project targets offshore wind

    2020-06-18T08:54:00Z

    The US state of New Jersey has released plans to construct a purpose-built marshalling and manufacturing port dedicated to the offshore wind industry.

  • LASO barcelona office (2)
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    Laso opens in Barcelona

    Portugal-headquartered Laso Transportes has established its fourth abnormal loads office in Spain.

  • Bolloré boosts DRC presence
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    Bolloré boosts DRC presence

    2020-06-10T09:45:00Z

    Bolloré Transport & Logistics has established an agency office in Kalemie in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

  • FROM THE MAGAZINE: A world turned upside down
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    FROM THE MAGAZINE: A world turned upside down

    2020-06-09T10:00:00Z

    At the time of writing, logistics companies generally felt it was too early to say what impact the coronavirus pandemic might have on civil engineering project work around the world. Phil Hastings reports.

  • Fednav restructures shipping activities
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    Fednav restructures shipping activities

    2020-06-09T10:00:00Z

    Fednav is reorganising its shipping businesses into one department led by executive vice president Tina Revsbech.

  • EMS Chartering expands network
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    EMS Chartering expands network

    2020-06-09T09:45:00Z

    EMS Chartering has opened an office in St. Petersburg, Russia.

  • Volga-Dnepr in dispute with Boeing
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    Volga-Dnepr in dispute with Boeing

    2020-06-08T12:35:00Z

    A US district court has rejected Volga-Dnepr UK’s attempt to gain a temporary restraining order to stop Boeing selling four freighters that it had originally ordered. HLPFI’s sister publication Air Cargo News reports.

  • Lindahl joins Mærsk's projects team
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    Lindahl joins Mærsk's projects team

    2020-06-08T11:40:00Z

    Henrik Lindahl has joined A.P. Møller–Mærsk as part of the carrier’s global special cargo logistics team.

  • Larsen to join Ocean Installer
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    Larsen to join Ocean Installer

    2020-06-08T11:35:00Z

    Norwegian subsea contractor Ocean Installer has established a business segment that will focus on the offshore wind energy sector. Even Larsen, current ceo of Fred. Olsen Ocean, will be brought in to lead the division.