All Latin America articles – Page 7

  • GRT topples STS crane
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    GRT topples STS crane

    2018-11-05T15:20:00Z

    USA-based engineered heavy lifting and transport company, Global Rigging & Transportation (GRT), has completed the demolition of a heavily corroded ship-to-shore (STS) crane at the port of San Juan in Puerto Rico.

  • Rotterdam invests in Pecém
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    Rotterdam invests in Pecém

    2018-10-26T15:10:00Z

    The Port of Rotterdam Authority has signed an investment agreement with the port of Pecém in Brazil that will see the European port invest approximately EUR75 million (USD85 million) in Pecém’s port complex.

  • Chipolbrok delivers a dozen
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    Chipolbrok delivers a dozen

    2018-10-24T14:10:00Z

    Chipolbrok has transported a dozen brand new motor yachts from Florida, USA and Golfito, Costa Rica to the Mexican ports of La Paz and Ensenada, as well as Yokohama in Japan on its heavy lift vessel, Władysław Orkan.

  • AAPA names new officers
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    AAPA names new officers

    2018-10-23T11:05:00Z

    William D. Friedman, president and ceo of the port of Cleveland, has succeeded Steve Cernak as chairman of the board for the American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA). 

  • Houston, we have a problem: Wood wasps
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    Houston, we have a problem: Wood wasps

    2018-10-22T16:30:00Z

    C Logistics Solutions (CLS) has supported the delivery of equipment to a chemical plant in Houston after the US authorities found the packing to be contaminated with wood wasps and ordered the cargoes to be reloaded and the vessel ejected from the port.

  • Volga-Dnepr delivers for DHL
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    Volga-Dnepr delivers for DHL

    2018-10-17T12:20:00Z

    Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a 38-ton (34.5-tonne) crankshaft from Mexico to India on its Ilyushin IL-76TD-90VD aircraft.

  • GAC opens in Panama
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    GAC opens in Panama

    2018-10-16T12:25:00Z

    GAC has opened an office in Panama to provide a wide range of shipping services to vessels calling at Panamanian ports or transiting the Panama Canal.

  • Port crane set to come crashing down
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    Port crane set to come crashing down

    2018-10-12T15:00:00Z

    Later this month, the USA-based heavy lift and engineered transport company, Global Rigging and Transport (GRT) is set to use unconventional methods to remove a heavily corroded ship-to-shore (STS) crane at the port of San Juan in Puerto Rico.

  • ALE bridges the gap
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    ALE bridges the gap

    2018-10-04T12:15:00Z

    ALE is installing 538 concrete girders, weighing 230 tonnes each, over the San Martin railway in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

  • TGP acquires Natco Germany
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    TGP acquires Natco Germany

    2018-10-02T12:00:00Z

    UK-based Trans Global Projects (TGP) has acquired Germany’s Natco GmbH, effective October 1, 2018.

  • BDP expands in South America
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    BDP expands in South America

    2018-10-02T11:00:00Z

    BDP International is expanding its presence in South America with the opening of an office in Montevideo, the company’s first location in Uruguay. 

  • Jumbo wins Sapura contract
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    Jumbo wins Sapura contract

    2018-09-24T14:50:00Z

    Sapura Energy has awarded Jumbo a contract to transport and install a mooring system for a floating storage regasification unit (FSRU), as well as project management and engineering services, for the Porto de Sergipe project in Brazil.

  • Getting the beers in for Haiti
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    Getting the beers in for Haiti

    2018-09-21T15:05:00Z

    Germany-based forwarder and Latin American specialist Schryver has handled a door-to-door delivery of bottling equipment for a brewery in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.

  • ALE's space race success
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    ALE's space race success

    2018-09-05T14:40:00Z

    ALE has transported the 12-tonne satellite, SAOCOM 1A, for Argentina’s Comisión Nacional de Actividades Espaciales.

  • WW Ocean rolls into Cartagena
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    WW Ocean rolls into Cartagena

    2018-08-24T11:10:00Z

    Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean (WW Ocean) has utilised its global network of liner services to transport an 80-tonne transformer from Thailand to Cartagena, Colombia.

  • Intermarine plucks up the Courage
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    Intermarine plucks up the Courage

    2018-08-23T16:10:00Z

    Intermarine has taken delivery of its latest heavy lift tweendeck vessel, Industrial Courage.



  • ALS dumps in Panama
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    ALS dumps in Panama

    2018-08-21T11:55:00Z

    Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has transported an excavator and six T284 Liebherr dump trucks to a remote copper mine in Panama.

  • Noroccidental adds rough-terrain capacity
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    Noroccidental adds rough-terrain capacity

    2018-08-17T12:00:00Z

    Ecuador-based Transportes Noroccidental has added four Terex RT 100US rough-terrain cranes to its fleet.

  • Montcalm expands with Liebherr
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    Montcalm expands with Liebherr

    2018-08-09T12:15:00Z

    Brazil’s Montcalm Montagens Industriais has taken delivery of a 250-tonne capacity Liebherr LTM 1250-5.1 mobile crane.

  • WWPC members on the move
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    WWPC members on the move

    2018-08-07T13:35:00Z

    Bolk Transport is currently moving construction machinery from Europe to Tehran, the capital of Iran.