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Saudi Arabia plans trans-desert railways

July 7 - Rail projects planned for Saudi Arabia could bring significant business for project forwarders and shipping lines.

The projects underway for a national network connecting key industrial cities with ports to support investment in new petrochemical plants and growing highway traffic.

National projects totalling SR405 billion (USD107 billion) include construction of a regional railway network with particular focus on a rail link between Jubail and the Port of Dammam, and between Ras Az Zawr and Jubail.

A pre-qualification document has been published which details tendering parameters for interested parties.

For more news and analysis about the current state of the project forwarding market in Saudi Arabia, make sure you read the July/August edition of HLPFI.

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Port of Açu names José Firmo as CEO

September 16 - The port of Açu – a privately owned industrial complex in São João da Barra, Brazil – has appointed José Firmo as its ceo, effective November 1.
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Talbert names Henderson

September 13 - USA-based Talbert Manufacturing has appointed David Henderson as dealer development manager.
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XLP gathers in Dubai

September 13 - Almost 160 delegates from around the world gathered in Dubai last week for the XLProjects (XLP) annual general meeting (AGM).
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