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  • port of new orleans discharing steel coils
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    Louisiana ports come together for coil move

    2021-07-30T08:30:00Z

    The port of New Orleans (Port NOLA) and the port of Caddo-Bossier worked together to transport 300 steel coils along the Mississippi River in the USA.

  • ALL Crane Illinois bridge project
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    Bridging the gap in Illinois

    2021-07-30T08:30:00Z

    Central Contractors Service, part of the ALL Family of Companies, supplied a 250-ton (226.8-tonne) capacity Linkbelt hydraulic crawler crane and a 550-ton (499-tonne) capacity Liebherr all-terrain crane to set 18 precast girders as part of a bridge project in Illinois, USA.

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    Cargo volumes rise at South Jersey Ports

    2021-07-29T08:30:00Z

    Approximately 384,630 tons (348,930 tonnes) of cargo passed through South Jersey Ports in the USA during June 2021 – more than double the figures recorded in June 2020.

  • NWSA training facility seattle
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    Training facility moves at the NWSA

    2021-07-26T11:21:00Z

    The Pacific Maritime Association (PMA) will provide a state-of-the-art training facility for longshore workers at the Northwest Seaport Alliance’s (NWSA) terminal 46 in Seattle, the USA.

  • Pinnacle joint venture
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    Pinnacle and ADKFN form JV

    2021-07-23T08:30:00Z

    Pinnacle Logistics Solutions has formed a joint venture with Acho Dene Koe First Nation (ADKFN) in Canada to form Acho Pinnacle Logistics.

  • Port of liebherr bellingham
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    Bellingham boosts capacity

    2021-07-22T08:40:00Z

    The port of Bellingham in the USA has taken delivery of a Liebherr LHM 420 mobile harbour crane.

  • GalvestonWharfDocument
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    Investment flourishes at Galveston Wharves

    2021-07-20T09:15:00Z

    Galveston Wharves in the USA has completed a USD2 million infrastructure improvement project at its West Port Cargo Complex to accommodate large ro-ro construction and farming equipment.

  • SC Ports Hugh K Leatherman terminal 2
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    Tackling surging costs

    2021-07-15T08:30:00Z

    US President Joe Biden issued an executive order to tackle anti-competitive practices in parts of its economy. Among the broad-ranging remit, the government is tasking the Federal Maritime Commission (FMC) and the Surface Transportation Board (STB) to come up with solutions to the surging costs shippers presently face.

  • Crowley tug
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    Crowley plans all-electric tugboat

    2021-07-15T08:29:00Z

    Crowley Maritime plans to build and operate an all-electric harbour tugboat to serve the port of San Diego, USA.

  • Hareket project
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    Hareket handles heavy cargoes

    2021-07-14T08:30:00Z

    In partnership with Logistics Plus, Hareket has handled two converter tank sections destined for Kentucky, USA. Each section measured 10 m high and 8 m in diameter.

  • Mammoet bridge lift west virginia 2
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    Mammoet bridges the gap

    2021-07-14T08:30:00Z

    In collaboration with Flatiron Construction, Mammoet has installed the Wellsburg Bridge that connects West Virginia and Ohio, USA.

  • Maxim-Crane-Works-inks-51-crane-order-to-support-its-expansion-strategy
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    Maxim orders 51 units from Grove

    2021-07-14T08:30:00Z

    Maxim Crane Works has committed to its expansion strategy having purchased 51 Grove mobile cranes, a mix of high-capacity rough-terrain cranes along with five and six-axle all-terrain cranes.

  • Stator load-in via barge provides well-grounded solution MAMMOET biglift 2
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    Mammoet’s unique barge solution in Canada

    2021-07-13T11:53:00Z

    Mammoet has transported a generator stator from Poland to Ontario Power Generation’s Darlington nuclear facility in Canada for a refurbishment project.

  • Port of salem south jersey port
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    Port of Salem lands grant

    2021-07-07T08:30:00Z

    South Jersey Port Corporation (SJPC) will receive a USD9 million grant for the expansion of its barge capacity and intermodal rail connectivity at the port of Salem, USA.

  • Liebherr ALL crane bridge project 2
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    ALL Crane in tandem with Liebherr

    2021-07-01T09:16:00Z

    ALL Crane has deployed two Liebherr mobile cranes – an LTM 1450-8.1 and one LTM 1250-6.1 – for the construction of a pedestrian bridge in Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

  • Enstructure
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    Enstructure acquires Patriot Ports

    2021-06-28T09:06:00Z

    USA-based terminal and logistics company Enstructure has agreed to acquire Patriot Ports.

  • ww ocean transformer market
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    Transformer market growth charged by electricity demand

    2021-06-28T08:41:00Z

    With demand for electricity on the rise, Wallenius Wilhelmsen said that it expects to see the shipment of transformers to increase in lockstep.

  • Bernard (Ben) Weithm ports of indiana
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    Ports of Indiana strengthens team

    2021-06-24T08:30:00Z

    Ports of Indiana (POI) has appointed Bernard Weithman as port director, Ports of Indiana-Mount Vernon.

  • LNG Canada milestone reached
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    LNG Canada milestone reached

    2021-06-23T08:30:00Z

    The Mammoet-Haisla joint venture has completed the pile handing scope for the LNG Canada project in British Columbia.

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    High & Heavy trade show heads to Vancouver

    2021-06-18T09:27:00Z

    Specialized Business Media will hold a High & Heavy trade show, featuring a sustainable projects conference, from March 2-3, 2022, at the Fairmont Hotel Vancouver in Canada.