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  • Two Grove GMK6400 cranes support Sydney intermodal terminal construction, oct 2020
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    Grove cranes support Sydney terminal construction

    2020-10-14T09:03:00Z

    Marr Contracting and RAR Group each deployed a Grove GMK6400 crane for an infrastructure development project at the Moorebank logistics park in Sydney, Australia.

  • Kuebler delivers for Amprion, oct 2020
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    Kübler delivers railcar for Amprion

    German transmission system operator Amprion has taken delivery of a custom-made heavy-duty railway wagon from Kübler Heavy Rail.

  • Namibian Port Authority, july 2020
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    Shipping’s concerns – Covid-19 and beyond

    2020-10-14T09:00:00Z

    Unsurprisingly, a survey from law firm DWF has found that the majority of traders and operators in the shipping sector feel that Covid-19 has negatively affected their revenue, employee headcount and insurance premiums. The future concerns, however, involve environmental regulations, geo-political tension and autonomous ships.

  • Martin Jones, Groupe BBL, oct 2020
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    Jones joins Groupe BBL

    2020-10-14T09:00:00Z

    Groupe BBL has appointed Martin Jones as its UK head of commercial for project logistics and chartering.

  • Mammoet training award
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    Mammoet wins Training Award

    HLPFI is pleased to announce that Mammoet has won the Training Award, sponsored by RTL, at the Heavy Lift Awards 2020.

  • Fortitude kickstarts UAL service, june 2020
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    UAL adds East Africa services

    2020-10-13T14:54:00Z

    Universal Africa Lines (UAL) has started a direct service between north-west Europe and East Africa.

  • Jamie Kirkbride, Crosby, oct 2020
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    Crosby strengthens UK team

    2020-10-13T12:46:00Z

    The Crosby Group has appointed Jamie Kirkbride as area sales manager, UK North.

  • Clean Arctic Air Alliance, oct 2020
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    Clean Arctic Alliance rejects draft HFO regulation

    2020-10-13T12:37:00Z

    The Clean Arctic Alliance – a consortium of 20 non-profit organisations – has called upon the International Maritime Organization (IMO) to modify its draft heavy fuel oil (HFO) regulation, describing the current proposal as “a ban in name only”.

  • Bristol Port, sept 2020
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    Diversifying freight flows to reduce post-Brexit risk

    2020-10-13T12:28:00Z

    The UK Major Ports Group (UKMPG) has said that the UK can reduce the risks of delays and congestion after the Brexit transition period if freight flows diversify their points of entry.

  • 200320 Air Charter Height
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    Air cargo recovery could turn toxic for forwarders

    2020-10-13T10:43:00Z

    September marks the fifth consecutive month of positive indicators in the global air cargo market since April 2020’s 37 percent year-on-year decline in volumes – signalling a continued gradual recovery, according to CLIVE Data Services.

  • Namir Khanbabi GM Swire Projects
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    Swire Projects launched

    2020-10-13T09:54:00Z

    The China Navigation Company (CNCo) has launched Swire Projects to provide specialist shipping services to the energy, resource and infrastructure sector.

  • StevenToddPic appt The pit row group, oct 2020
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    Pit Row welcomes Todd

    2020-10-13T09:29:00Z

    Steven Todd has been named president of Pit Row Transportation Solutions (PRTS) and partner of Pit Row Legal Solutions (PRLS).

  • Ki Jun Park-Jason Hwang LoRes Jumbo appointments, oct 2020
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    Hwang steps up at Jumbo

    2020-10-13T09:21:00Z

    Jumbo has appointed Jason Hwang as its managing director in South Korea, effective November 1, 2020.

  • Sarens - safety award winner
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    Sarens scoops Safety Award

    HLPFI is pleased to announce that Sarens has won the Safety Award, sponsored by deugro group, at the Heavy Lift Awards 2020.

  • UECC joins UN Global Compact Initiate, oct 2020
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    UECC joins UN Global Compact initiative

    2020-10-12T14:19:00Z

    United European Car Carriers (UECC) has joined the United Nations (UN) Global Compact initiative.

  • Kita handles construction cargoes, oct 2020
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    Kita handles construction cargoes

    2020-10-12T11:28:00Z

    Kita Logistics has transported around 6,000 freight tons of construction machinery and equipment from various jobsites in Turkey to Moldova.

  • Michael Zankel, gebruder weiss NZ
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    Christchurch office for Gebrüder Weiss

    2020-10-12T10:02:00Z

     Gebrüder Weiss has opened a representative office for air and seafreight services in Christchurch, New Zealand.

  • Kribi Multipurpose Terminal, ICTSI’s terminal in Cameroon, Africa, oct 2020
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    ICTSI invests in gateway to Central Africa

    2020-10-12T09:56:00Z

    Kribi Multipurpose Terminal (KMT) – a subsidiary of International Container Terminal Services Inc (ICTSI) – has begun commercial operations at the port of Kribi in Cameroon.

  • LEEA
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    LEEA appointed as EPA

    2020-10-12T09:50:00Z

    The Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) has been appointed as an End Point Assessor (EPA) for the level three standard Lifting Equipment Technician apprenticeship, which is currently under development.

  • Ulla Eithz Nielsen, oct 2020
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    V.Group strengthens leadership team

    2020-10-12T08:58:00Z

    Ship management company V.Group has appointed Ulla Eithz Nielsen as managing director of V.Ships Germany.