All Latin America articles

  • Chapman Freeborn acquires Arcus Air Logistics and Arcus Air OBC, june 2020
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    Chapman and ATC Aviation team up

    2020-08-07T10:25:00Z

    Global aircraft charter specialist Chapman Freeborn has appointed ATC Aviation Services as its commercial representative in South America.

  • Dachsers move to mexico, august 2020
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    Dachser’s move to Mexico

    2020-08-07T10:20:00Z

    Dachser has coordinated the transport of 138 tons (125.2 tonnes) of automotive manufacturing machinery from Jundiai, Brazil, to Silao, Mexico.

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    Ramps secures Suriname contract

    2020-07-29T07:14:00Z

    Petronas’ subsidiary in Suriname has awarded Ramps Logistics with a contract to provide shorebase support and logistics services for its upcoming drilling campaign at the Sloanea-1 well.

  • Over Projects moves heavy equipment in Brazil, july 2020
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    Over Projects moves in Brazil

    2020-07-08T09:40:00Z

    Over Projects has transported 11 CAT 785 off-highway trucks and accompanying components from a mine site in Brazil to a harbour 150 km away.

  • Dascher Peru transports locomotives, june 2020
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    From Houston to Lima with Dachser

    2020-06-24T10:14:00Z

    Dachser Peru – a subsidiary of global logistics provider Dachser – has delivered two locomotives from the port of Houston in the USA to Lima, Peru.

  • UTC transports mining equipment in Chile, june 2020
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    UTC delivers in Chile

    2020-06-17T08:57:00Z

    Global freight forwarder UTC Overseas handled the transportation of mining equipment from the Puerto Angamos port in Chile to an inland mining site, amid Covid-19 disruption and political unrest.

  • Volga Dnepr delivers to Dutch Caribbean
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    Volga Dnepr delivers to Dutch Caribbean

    2020-06-03T09:00:00Z

    Russia-based Volga Dnepr Airlines has delivered oversized and urgent medical supplies to the remote Dutch Caribbean islands St Maarten and St Eustatius in response to Covid-19.

  • Altius completes Chile shipment
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    Altius completes Chile shipment

    2020-05-26T12:55:00Z

    Altius has transported two pieces of oversized cargo from Antwerp in Belgium to Mantos Blancos, Chile.

  • BBC Chartering introduces Caribbean service
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    BBC Chartering introduces Caribbean service

    2020-05-20T09:40:00Z

    BBC Chartering is launching a Caribbean service connecting the port of Houston in the USA with Cartagena (Colombia), Point Lisas (Trinidad and Tobago) and Georgetown (Guyana).

  • FOX turbine shipment
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    FOX turbine shipment

    2020-05-18T11:55:00Z

    Freight forwarder FOX Brasil shipped an out-of-gauge (OOG) steam turbine and accompanying accessories from Brazil to North America.

  • Hat trick for Altius
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    Hat trick for Altius

    2020-05-15T09:30:00Z

    Altius has completed a series of project cargo deliveries to three continents during the turbulent Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Emirates strengthens South American connections
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    Emirates strengthens South American connections

    2020-05-14T09:30:00Z

    Emirates SkyCargo has introduced additional cargo flights to Argentina, Brazil, and Chile to respond to global demand.

  • Kota Bakat gets under way
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    Kota Bakat gets under way

    2020-04-06T10:40:00Z

    The 25,000 dwt Kota Bakat – operated by King Ocean Gulf Alliance (KOGA) Shipping – made its maiden voyage from Port Houston's CARE Terminal last week.

  • Latin America: Behind the curve but preparing for the worst
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    Latin America: Behind the curve but preparing for the worst

    2020-03-26T12:05:00Z

    The Central and South America regions were among the last to be hit by Covid-19. To be forewarned is to be forearmed, but little can prevent the adverse impact coronavirus will have on the project logistics supply chain.

  • Covid-19 tightens global grip
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    Covid-19 tightens global grip

    2020-03-24T17:10:00Z

    When China sneezes, the world turns to its sick bed. Although China is now in the recovery position and regaining strength, the rest of the world is battening down the hatches.

  • Schryver handles heat exchangers
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    Schryver handles heat exchangers

    2020-03-13T09:30:00Z

    Schryver Del Ecuador has handled a shipment of eight heat exchangers for a petroleum plant expansion project in the Ecuadorian jungle.

  • Roll-Lift completes Aruba project
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    Roll-Lift completes Aruba project

    2020-03-11T11:05:00Z

    Roll-Lift USA has transported six motors, weighing 298 tons (270.3 tonnes) each, in Aruba, on behalf of Martin Bencher.

  • FROM THE MAGAZINE: CMA CGM optimistic about Caribbean project prospects
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    FROM THE MAGAZINE: CMA CGM optimistic about Caribbean project prospects

    2020-03-05T10:40:00Z

    David Kershaw discusses the Caribbean’s prospects, and pitfalls, with CMA CGM – a container shipping giant that is increasingly targeting heavy and oversize cargoes. 

  • Blue Water Shipping opens in Trinidad
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    Blue Water Shipping opens in Trinidad

    2020-02-26T08:45:00Z

    Blue Water Shipping will open an office in Trinidad & Tobago to service the growing oil and gas sector in the Caribbean and the north-eastern region of South America.

  • Intermarine begins operations
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    Intermarine begins operations

    2020-02-10T11:45:00Z

    Intermarine has commenced its Americas liner service, following the brand’s resurrection at the end of January.