All Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International articles in March 2020 – Page 3

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  • Penta-Ocean partners with DEME
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    Penta-Ocean partners with DEME

    2020-03-24T12:45:00Z

    Penta-Ocean Construction and DEME Offshore have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on the construction of offshore wind farms in Japan.

  • Ex-Im supports US exporters
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    Ex-Im supports US exporters

    2020-03-24T12:25:00Z

    The US Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) has introduced initial relief measures for US exporters and financial institutions to support American companies in the midst of the Covid-19 outbreak.

  • Crosby names Dietvorst
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    Crosby names Dietvorst

    2020-03-24T12:20:00Z

    The Crosby Group has appointed Thomas Dietvorst as its general manager, load monitoring.

  • Damen appoints van Heyningen
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    Damen appoints van Heyningen

    2020-03-24T12:10:00Z

    Damen Shipyards Group has appointed Marc van Heyningen as its chief operations officer, effective April 1.

  • Fagioli president passes away
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    Fagioli president passes away

    2020-03-23T17:10:00Z

    Alessandro Fagioli, president of Italian heavy lift and project logistics specialist Fagioli, passed away on March 22.

  • China: A beacon of hope amid Covid-19 crisis
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    China: A beacon of hope amid Covid-19 crisis

    2020-03-23T12:40:00Z

    With a slowing number of new confirmed Covid-19 cases and a moderate recovery of its manufacturing output, China is showing the rest of the world that there is light at the end of the tunnel. 

  • Obituary: Horst Felbermayr Senior
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    Obituary: Horst Felbermayr Senior

    2020-03-23T12:20:00Z

    Horst Felbermayr Senior, owner of Austrian crane, access and heavy transport company Felbermayr, passed away on March 13 at the age of 75.

  • Crowley adds Hercules to fleet
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    Crowley adds Hercules to fleet

    2020-03-23T12:10:00Z

    Crowley Maritime has entered into a bareboat charter agreement with Brusco Tug and Barge for a tractor tug that will serve Pacific Northwest and California ports with ship assist and harbour escort work.

  • Riddell joins Brookes Bell
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    Riddell joins Brookes Bell

    2020-03-23T11:25:00Z

    Marine consultancy Brookes Bell has appointed Michael Riddell as a senior master mariner.

  • South Africa scrambles to contain the spread of coronavirus
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    South Africa scrambles to contain the spread of coronavirus

    2020-03-23T11:10:00Z

    South Africa has closed 35 out of its 53 land ports in a bid to combat the spread of Covid-19 in the country.

  • FLS moves locomotives to Laos
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    FLS moves locomotives to Laos

    2020-03-23T10:40:00Z

    FLS Projects has delivered locomotives and accessories from Laem Chabang port, Thailand to Vientiane, Laos.

  • EBRD makes initial Covid-19 impact assessment
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    EBRD makes initial Covid-19 impact assessment

    2020-03-20T09:25:00Z

    Covid-19 will have a negative impact on economies across all European regions but the recovery could be robust once the outbreak is contained, according to the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).

  • Kalmar secures TPA order
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    Kalmar secures TPA order

    2020-03-20T09:20:00Z

    Kalmar will supply Tanzania Ports Authority (TPA) with six rubber-tyred gantry (RTG) cranes for Dar es Salaam port.

  • Tschudi handles wind cargoes
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    Tschudi handles wind cargoes

    2020-03-20T09:15:00Z

    Tschudi Logistics has delivered wind turbine components from Germany to Denmark. 

  • BigLift completes STS delivery
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    BigLift completes STS delivery

    2020-03-20T09:15:00Z

    BigLift Barentsz has delivered three neo-Panamax ship-to-shore (STS) cranes to the port of Savannah in the USA. 

  • Liebherr crane set for mountain work
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    Liebherr crane set for mountain work

    2020-03-20T09:10:00Z

    Switzerland’s Clausen Kran has purchased a second Liebherr LTR 1060 crawler crane.

  • JCB halts UK production
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    JCB halts UK production

    2020-03-20T09:05:00Z

    Industrial equipment manufacturer JCB has stopped production at all of its UK plants as disruption resulting from the coronavirus pandemic caused a huge reduction in global demand.

  • DEME installs SeaMade substations
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    DEME installs SeaMade substations

    2020-03-20T09:05:00Z

    DEME has installed the two substations for the SeaMade offshore wind farm in the Belgian North Sea. 

  • Volga-Dnepr ready for market challenges
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    Volga-Dnepr ready for market challenges

    2020-03-19T17:10:00Z

    HLPFI’s sister publication Air Cargo News spoke with Volga-Dnepr executive president, charter operations, Konstantin Vekshin to discuss how the group will meet the current challenges faced by the air cargo market.

  • Bilbao plans N-240 enhancement
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    Bilbao plans N-240 enhancement

    2020-03-19T14:20:00Z

    The Port Authority of Bilbao and the Provincial Council of Bizkaia plan to create up to 11 lay-by areas on the N-240 highway, which links Tarragona to Bilbao.