All Business articles – Page 3

  • Cargotec restructures Chinese manufacturing operations
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    Cargotec restructures Chinese manufacturing operations

    2020-05-11T16:15:00Z

    Cargotec and Jiangsu Rainbow Heavy Industries (RHI) intend to restructure the ownership structure of their Chinese joint venture, Rainbow-Cargotec Industries (RCI).

  • Roadmap to relieve seafarers
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    Roadmap to relieve seafarers

    2020-05-08T10:10:00Z

    Crew changes and repatriation have emerged as two of the biggest challenges facing the shipping industry as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The International Maritime Organization (IMO) has now endorsed a plan to address the issues.

  • German trade shows could restart in May
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    German trade shows could restart in May

    2020-05-08T09:55:00Z

    UFI – the global association for the exhibition industry – has published a framework aimed at the safe and controlled reopening of exhibitions and B2B trade events around the world.

  • Positive start for ScanNautic
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    Positive start for ScanNautic

    2020-05-07T15:10:00Z

    ScanNautic has delivered a solid operating result in its first year of operations. It has also established a technical solutions subsidiary targeting the marine project and heavy lifting industry.

  • Straightpoint names distributor in Thailand
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    Straightpoint names distributor in Thailand

    2020-05-05T11:30:00Z

    Load cell manufacturer Straightpoint, part of The Crosby Group, has selected Thunder Oilfield Services (TOS) as a distributor of its range of force measurement equipment in Thailand.

  • Expo 2020 postponed
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    Expo 2020 postponed

    2020-05-05T10:30:00Z

    Expo 2020 Dubai has been postponed by one year due to the Covid-19 outbreak. It will now be held from October 1, 2021 until March 31, 2022.

  • SGRE completes acquisition of Senvion assets
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    SGRE completes acquisition of Senvion assets

    2020-05-05T10:00:00Z

    Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has completed the purchase of selected Senvion assets with the acquisition of Ria Blades.

  • Project Cargo Summit goes online
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    Project Cargo Summit goes online

    2020-04-29T16:45:00Z

    The Project Cargo Summit 2020, which was scheduled to take place later this year in Rotterdam, will be held as a digital conference, as Covid-19 continues to cause worldwide disruption.

  • United Heavy Transport ready for launch
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    United Heavy Transport ready for launch

    2020-04-28T12:45:00Z

    United Heavy Transport will launch in May and will be responsible for the commercial operation of semi-submersible vessels.

  • BIFA believes extension of Brexit transition likely
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    BIFA believes extension of Brexit transition likely

    2020-04-28T10:15:00Z

    With Brexit negotiations between the UK and EU restarting this week, the British International Freight Association (BIFA) has described the UK government’s insistence that it will not ask to extend the 11-month transition period as a very risky move.

  • UHL partners with Intermarine in North America
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    UHL partners with Intermarine in North America

    2020-04-24T10:45:00Z

    United Heavy Lift (UHL) has appointed Intermarine as its exclusive commercial agent in North America.

  • Schenker Australia rebooks with UHL
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    Schenker Australia rebooks with UHL

    2020-04-23T15:10:00Z

    Schenker Australia cancelled its ocean transportation contract with Zeamarine for the BHP South Flank project and rebooked with United Heavy Lift (UHL).

  • Almajdouie selects Wabco for digital solutions
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    Almajdouie selects Wabco for digital solutions

    2020-04-23T10:10:00Z

    Almajdouie Logistics has contracted Wabco to equip 1,200 trucks and 1,400 trailers in its fleet with advanced telematics systems.

  • Fesco boosts fleet with Ulysses
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    Fesco boosts fleet with Ulysses

    2020-04-22T15:35:00Z

    Fesco Transportation Group has added the multipurpose vessel Ulysses to its fleet.

  • Hapag-Lloyd bundles niche activities
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    Hapag-Lloyd bundles niche activities

    2020-04-22T12:30:00Z

    Container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd has grouped its reefer and breakbulk/out-of-gauge activities into one department – niche products.

  • Spliethoff acquires former Zeamarine vessel
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    Spliethoff acquires former Zeamarine vessel

    2020-04-22T12:25:00Z

    Spliethoff has acquired the P14-Type multipurpose vessel Zea Gold.

  • BigLift opens in Singapore
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    BigLift opens in Singapore

    2020-04-21T12:05:00Z

    The Netherlands-headquartered BigLift Shipping has opened a representative office in Singapore – BigLift Shipping South-East Asia.

  • Robert Owen John Wynn passes away
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    Robert Owen John Wynn passes away

    2020-04-17T15:35:00Z

    Robert Owen John Wynn, former director of UK heavy haulage firm Robert Wynn & Sons, passed away on April 10, 2020.

  • Breakbulk Americas moved to November
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    Breakbulk Americas moved to November

    2020-04-17T10:35:00Z

    Breakbulk Americas will now take place on November 3-5, 2020 in Houston.

  • Boskalis refinances RCF
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    Boskalis refinances RCF

    2020-04-16T11:45:00Z

    Royal Boskalis Westminster has refinanced its revolving credit facility (RCF), providing the company with EUR500 million (USD544.4 million) until April 2025.