All Mergers and acquisitions articles – Page 15

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    MACS parent acquires Hugo Stinnes

    2017-12-08T00:00:00Z

    December 8 - Vineta, the holding company of Hamburg-based multipurpose shipping line MACS, has acquired 100 percent of the shares of Rostock-based Hugo Stinnes Schiffahrt.

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    Keen Transport sold

    2017-12-07T00:00:00Z

    December 7 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics ASA (WWL ASA) has signed an agreement to acquire 100 percent of the shares in USA-based Keen Transport.

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    QuattroR completes Fagioli investment

    2017-12-05T00:00:00Z

    December 5 - QuattroR, the private equity fund that invests in mid-sized and large Italian companies, has completed its initial investment in Fagioli.

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    Maersk gets the green light

    2017-12-01T00:00:00Z

    December 1 - Maersk Line has obtained the final regulatory approval for the acquisition of German shipping line Hamburg Süd.

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    UASC fully integrated into the Hapag-Lloyd Group

    2017-11-30T00:00:00Z

    November 30 - Hapag-Lloyd has completed the integration of United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) into the group, six months after starting the merger process.

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    OL adds US office

    2017-11-17T00:00:00Z

    November 17 - OL International Holdings has acquired the US office of Transitainer Global, based in Long Beach, California.

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    Rhenus expands with RBG

    2017-11-14T00:00:00Z

    November 14 - Mierka Beteiligungs (MBG), port operator at the Danube Port of Krems, has changed its name to Rhenus Beteiligungs (RBG).

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    DFDS acquires Alphatrans

    2017-11-14T00:00:00Z

    November 14 - Shipping and logistics group DFDS will acquire all the shares in the Dutch logistics company Alphatrans Group.

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    Logwin buys into SCI

    2017-11-02T00:00:00Z

    November 2 - Logistics company Logwin has taken a one-third stake in the Auckland, New Zealand-based freight forwarder Supply Chain International (SCI).

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    Yusen board agrees to NYK takeover

    2017-11-02T00:00:00Z

    November 2 - Shipping line Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK) is set to take over its third-party logistics affiliate, Yusen Logistics.

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    Yang Kee expands with Fliway

    2017-10-26T00:00:00Z

    October 26 - Singapore-based Yang Kee Logistics has entered into a scheme implementation agreement (SIA) to acquire 100 percent of the shares New Zealand-based Fliway Group for SGD52.1 million (USD38.2 million).

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    Camp fires up at Sims

    2017-10-23T00:00:00Z

    October 23 - Florida, USA-based Sims Crane & Equipment has appointed Ryan Camp as vice president - corporate services, responsible for the company's sourcing, procurement and supplier relations as well as fleet asset management and business development.

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    Birsterminal ticks the box

    2017-10-23T00:00:00Z

    October 23 - Effective November 7, 2017, Martin Ticks will take on the role of ceo of Birsfelden, Switzerland-based Birsterminal.

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    Hapag-Lloyd adds capital

    2017-10-18T00:00:00Z

    October 18 - Hapag-Lloyd has successfully completed an increase to its capital base as most of its shareholders exercised their subscription rights granted after the completion of the merger with United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) and purchased 11.7 mill

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    Rickmers and RZ get certified

    2017-10-16T00:00:00Z

    October 16 - RZ Carrier and Rickmers-Line, both companies within the Zeaborn Group, have successfully undergone the certification process for their integrated management system for quality, health and safety, and environment (QHSE) according to the latest

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    Van Beest adds Heuer Hebetechnik

    2017-10-06T00:00:00Z

    October 6 - The Van Beest Group - manufacturer of Tycan, Excel and Green Pin lifting equipment - has acquired Iserlohn, Germany-based Heuer Hebetechnik.

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    SAL sees sun rise and shine

    2017-10-05T00:00:00Z

    October 5 - Pan Ocean has appointed SAL Heavy Lift as its commercial agent for the semi-submersible deck carriers Sun Shine and Sun Rise.

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    ESTA nominates Klijn successors

    2017-10-04T00:00:00Z

    October 4 - ESTA has nominated Stijn Sarens and Alexandre-Jacques Vernazza as Ton Klijn's successors, following his appointment as ESTA director earlier this year.

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    Fagioli on the acquisition trail

    2017-10-04T00:00:00Z

    October 4 - Fagioli Group of Italy is on the verge of starting a new stage of development following the agreement due to be signed before the end of October that will lead the local investment fund QuattroR to purchase an initial 49 percent stake of the c

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    CMA CGM acquires Sofrana Unilines

    2017-10-03T00:00:00Z

    October 3 - CMA CGM is set to purchase through its subsidiary, ANL, a majority stake in Sofrana Unilines, which operates shipping services in the Pacific Islands regional maritime trade.