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Barnhart expands with four new branches

December 3 - Barnhart Crane and Rigging, the Memphis-headquartered heavy lift and transportation organisation, has continued to develop its US network with the opening of four new branches: Charleston, South Carolina; Owensboro, Kentucky; Richland, Washin

The Charleston and Owensboro branches will focus on providing heavy transportation, rigging and lifting services to Barnhart nuclear and power customers in the region. The Charleston division is located at Marine Terminals and includes a ro-ro facility to accommodate project cargo ships, as well as having access to rail and interstate road networks.

The Richland branch will serve the US Department of Energy, Hanford site, in addition to other industrial facilities in the region.

The Syracuse location will enable Barnhart to better serve its renewable and nuclear energy customers located in upstate New York, says the company.

Furthermore, Barnhart is relocating its Portland, Ohio division to Seattle, Washington, in order to meet the demands of its growing markets in the Pacific Northwest.

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Beaumont secures BUILD grant

November 19 - The port of Beaumont in Texas has received a USD18 million infrastructure investment through the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) grant programme.
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Liebherr lifts in Hawaii

November 19 - Buckner HeavyLift Cranes is using a Liebherr LR 11000 crawler crane to install Vestas wind turbines at a project site on the Hawaiian island of Oahu.
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LR 13000 crane cuts load time

November 18 - Mexico’s ESEASA has used its 3,000-tonne capacity Liebherr LR 13000 crawler crane for the first time to load seven oil platforms onto barges at the port city of Tampico.
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PAC invests in Baltimore terminals 

November 18 - Ports America Chesapeake (PAC) has implemented the Navis N4 terminal operating system (TOS) at the Seagirt and Dundalk marine terminals at the port of Baltimore. 
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