All North America articles – Page 15

  • Fire outbreak at US port
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    Fire outbreak at US port

    2020-06-05T14:25:00Z

    A fire broke out aboard Höegh Autoliners’ ro-ro vessel Höegh Xiamen yesterday (June 4) at Blount Island, Jacksonville, USA; there are no injuries to any of the 21 crew members, who have all been evacuated from the vessel.

  • Intradco charters AN-225
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    Intradco charters AN-225

    2020-06-05T13:40:00Z

    Intradco Global, in collaboration with GTA GSM, charted the Antonov AN-225 freighter aircraft to transport nearly 1,000 cu m of medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE).

  • WW Ocean calls in Freeport
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    WW Ocean calls in Freeport

    2020-06-05T12:25:00Z

    Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean’s (WW Ocean) ro-ro vessel Bess has completed its maiden call at Port Freeport, Texas as part of its service connecting Asia with the Gulf Coast. 

  • Lift & Move USA launches website
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    Lift & Move USA launches website

    2020-06-03T09:00:00Z

    Lift & Move USA has launched a website showcasing the careers, industries and types of work related to the crane, rigging and specialised transport industry.

  • FROM THE MAGAZINE: Project cargo presses ahead in volatile markets
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    FROM THE MAGAZINE: Project cargo presses ahead in volatile markets

    2020-06-02T13:55:00Z

    Following the shocks of Covid-19 and a plunging oil price, many of Canada’s hydrocarbon projects have been hit hard. However, the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors have been much more steady, writes Gregory DL Morris. 

  • Omega Morgan expands footprint
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    Omega Morgan expands footprint

    2020-06-01T16:10:00Z

    Omega Morgan has expanded its industrial warehouse and storage capabilities at the port of Tacoma and in Portland, USA.

  • Crowley Logistics appt Bob Goldenberg as VP, may 2020
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    Crowley names Goldenberg

    2020-06-01T13:24:00Z

    Crowley Logistics has promoted Bob Goldenberg to vice president, commercial operations.

  • Zelaya joins UTC
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    Zelaya joins UTC

    2020-06-01T11:45:00Z

    Global freight forwarder and specialised transportation provider UTC Overseas has appointed Jo Ann Zelaya as director, rail, rigging and heavy haul.

  • Caldwell assists in Philadelphia
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    Caldwell assists in Philadelphia

    2020-06-01T11:40:00Z

    Caldwell Group has supplied a 23 m-long, 23-tonne capacity lifting beam for use at a highway construction project in Philadelphia, USA.

  • Airpes expands North American team
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    Airpes expands North American team

    2020-06-01T11:40:00Z

    Airpes – a manufacturer of lifting, weighing and below-the-hook equipment – has expanded its North American network with the appointment of three sales representatives.

  • BigRoll Beaufort moves for Virginia wind farm, may 2020
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    ​BigRoll Beaufort moves for Virginia wind farm

    Roll Group has transported wind energy components using its vessel BigRoll Beaufort to assist in the construction of a wind farm 27 miles (43 km) off the coast of Virginia, USA.

  • BigRoll Beaufort moves for Virginia wind farm
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    BigRoll Beaufort moves for Virginia wind farm

    2020-05-29T11:30:00Z

    Roll Group has transported wind energy components using its vessel BigRoll Beaufort to assist in the construction of a wind farm 27 miles (43 km) off the coast of Virginia, USA.

  • Crowley names Goldenberg
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    Crowley names Goldenberg

    2020-05-28T11:35:00Z

    Crowley Logistics has promoted Bob Goldenberg to vice president, commercial operations.

  • ECOL to align with BCACS crane operator licence
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    ECOL to align with BCACS crane operator licence

    2020-05-28T10:20:00Z

    ESTA is set to sign a mutual recognition agreement (MRA) with Canada’s British Columbia Association for Crane Safety (BCACS) for its European Crane Operators Licence (ECOL).

  • BigLift delivers to Port of Virginia
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    BigLift delivers to Port of Virginia

    2020-05-27T11:00:00Z

    Norfolk International Terminals (NIT), Virginia Port Authority’s largest terminal, has received its final set of rail mounted gantry cranes.

  • Sparrows names Wood in Americas
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    Sparrows names Wood in Americas

    2020-05-27T10:30:00Z

    Sparrows Group has appointed Adam Wood as senior vice president in the Americas, succeeding Steve Bertone.

  • Logistics Plus buys Times-News Building in Erie
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    Logistics Plus buys Times-News Building in Erie

    2020-05-20T12:10:00Z

    Logistics Plus has acquired the 88,000 sq ft (8,175.4 sq m) Times-News Building in its hometown of Erie, Pennsylvania.

  • BBC Chartering introduces Caribbean service
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    BBC Chartering introduces Caribbean service

    2020-05-20T09:40:00Z

    BBC Chartering is launching a Caribbean service connecting the port of Houston in the USA with Cartagena (Colombia), Point Lisas (Trinidad and Tobago) and Georgetown (Guyana).

  • UTC’s Poisler returns to University of Houston
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    UTC’s Poisler returns to University of Houston

    2020-05-19T10:45:00Z

    UTC Overseas’ chief operating officer global energy and capital projects, Marco Poisler, will continue in his role as an adjunct professor at the University of Houston for another two semesters.

  • Mammoet introduces bare rental services
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    Mammoet introduces bare rental services

    2020-05-19T10:25:00Z

    Mammoet is expanding its services offered in the Mid-Atlantic region of the USA to include the bare rental of crawler cranes.