All Latin America articles – Page 8

  • WW Ocean on track with Quito shipment
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    WW Ocean on track with Quito shipment

    2018-11-23T13:20:00Z

    Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean (WW Ocean) has transported six 30.81-tonne railcars from Spain to Ecuador for the Metro de Quito (MDQ) project.

  • KMA delivers Colonia shipment
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    KMA delivers Colonia shipment

    2018-11-22T13:40:00Z

    KMA Uruguay has handled a project cargo shipment on behalf of the Administracion Nacional de Puertos for the Colonia ferry terminal.

  • Abkatun sets sail
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    Abkatun sets sail

    2018-11-16T12:25:00Z

    The 15,000 tonne PB-Abkatun-A2 oil and gas production platform has set sail from Altamira, Mexico.

  • Hacklin moves material handlers bound for Uruguay
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    Hacklin moves material handlers bound for Uruguay

    2018-11-15T16:40:00Z

    Hacklin Logistics has arranged the loading of six Mantsinen handlers at Rauma port in Finland for onward transportation to Uruguay.

  • Yilport takes Liebherr delivery
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    Yilport takes Liebherr delivery

    2018-11-15T13:55:00Z

    Yilport Holding has taken delivery of two Liebherr LHM 600 mobile cranes for its recently acquired terminal in Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala.

  • Inter American handles wind shipment
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    Inter American handles wind shipment

    2018-11-08T13:55:00Z

    Inter American Cargo has handled the first batch of wind turbine components for the Pomona wind farm in Argentina.

  • Yilport invests in Puerto Quetzal
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    Yilport invests in Puerto Quetzal

    2018-11-06T12:00:00Z

    Yilport has signed a contract with Puerto Quetzal, Guatemala that will see the Turkish operator take a 55 percent share in the port and handle the multipurpose quay operations.

  • 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.