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Volga-Dnepr adds third maintenance base in Moscow

December 3 - Heavy lift and outsize air cargo carrier Volga-Dnepr says its Volga-Dnepr Technics (VDT) division has obtained approval from the European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) to open a line maintenance station at Moscow's Vnukovo Airport.

VDT will offer maintenance up to A Check level and related services for Boeing 737 Classic models and Boeing 747 family aircraft.

Volga-Dnepr Technics will be the first aircraft maintenance provider at Vnukovo Airport able to handle the Boeing 747-8, the latest modification of the Boeing 747.

Volga-Dnepr will now operate maintenance bases at three airports in Moscow - Sheremetyevo, Domodedovo and Vnukovo - bringing to 10 the number of airports around the world at which VDT operates.

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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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