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    Extractor delivered by C.H. Robinson

    2022-05-16T08:35:00Z

    USA-headquartered C.H. Robinson organised the delivery an oversize extractor weighing 79.4 tonnes from a domestic fabricator to the port of Houston.

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    Larger wind turbines pose route challenges

    2022-05-13T05:34:00Z

    Given the vast open spaces in the USA and Canada, as well as those nations’ eagerness to embrace renewable energy, it was only a matter of time before wind turbines in sizes usually used offshore have been getting their feet dry across North America.

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    Norlat boosts Bremen connections

    2022-05-11T08:38:00Z

    Norway-headquartered Norlat Shipping has launched a regular service from BLG’s facilities in Bremen, Germany, to ports on the US East Coast and the Gulf of Mexico.

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    DEME partners with Barge Master

    2022-05-06T07:48:00Z

    DEME Offshore US has entered into a long-term agreement with Barge Master to develop motion compensation technology that will be deployed in a feeder concept for the Vineyard Wind 1 project – the first commercial-scale offshore wind farm in the USA.

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    Berard in transformer transport

    2022-05-06T07:43:00Z

    USA-based Berard Transport has delivered a 154.2-tonne transformer for a utility substation near Lafayette, Louisiana.

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    ​Barge delivery by C.H. Robinson

    2022-05-05T08:28:00Z

    C.H. Robinson has moved eight refinery modules – with a combined weight of 548 tonnes – by barge.

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    ​Swire in Westwood deal

    2022-04-29T08:15:00Z

    SSPL US, an affiliate of Swire Shipping, has signed an agreement to acquire USA-based Westwood Shipping Lines from J-WeSco.

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    SC&RA adds mobile cranes to permit manual

    2022-04-26T06:21:00Z

    The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) has added mobile cranes to its Online Permit Manual, which includes all permitting information for all the states in the USA and Canadian provinces.

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    Darlage joins Engineered Rigging

    2022-04-20T08:12:00Z

    USA-based Engineered Rigging has appointed Nick Darlage as director of projects.

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    PCB dates confirmed for 2023

    2022-04-19T09:05:00Z

    The second edition of the PCB Future Projects conference and exhibition will take place on March 7-8, 2023, in Houston, Texas.

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    Lucky 13 for SC Ports

    2022-04-15T06:59:00Z

    South Carolina Ports (SC Ports) reported an all-time container record in March, marking the 13th consecutive month of cargo records at the port of Charleston.

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    Season under way at Duluth-Superior

    2022-04-14T07:33:00Z

    The first oceangoing vessel of the 2022 maritime shipping season was scheduled to arrive on April 13 at the port of Duluth-Superior.

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    Crowley and Shell set sights on decarbonisation

    2022-04-14T07:29:00Z

    Florida-based Crowley and Shell have entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the aim of supporting alternative energy solutions for shoreside and terminal operations.

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    Berard on the move in Houston

    2022-04-06T07:05:00Z

    Berard Transport has moved three ship-to-shore (STS) cranes at the port of Houston, USA.

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    Areas off Carolinas up for wind energy development

    2022-03-31T08:17:00Z

    The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) has completed its environmental review and will hold a wind energy auction for two lease areas offshore North Carolina and South Carolina (USA) on May 11.

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    Maersk Supply Service invests in offshore wind

    2022-03-30T08:40:00Z

    Maersk Supply Service is investing in an installation vessel for Empire Offshore Wind’s Empire 1 and 2 projects in the USA.

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    Canaveral breaks ground for NCB3 project

    2022-03-29T08:35:00Z

    Canaveral Port Authority, USA, has broken ground on a USD48 million project to rebuild its North Cargo Berth 3 (NCB3).

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    New Bedford plans renewables base

    2022-03-28T09:43:00Z

    The port of New Bedford in the USA will add another logistics facility to support offshore wind projects off Massachusetts and the north-eastern coastline.

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    US simplifies infrastructure grants

    2022-03-28T08:38:00Z

    The US Department of Transportation has made USD2.9 billion of funding available through the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law for major infrastructure projects.

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    Wallenius Wilhelmsen switches berths for breakbulk

    2022-03-22T09:29:00Z

    Wallenius Wilhelmsen has moved its operations for rolling and breakbulk cargo at the port of Halifax, Canada.