All North America articles – Page 17

  • Damco names Meierkort
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    Damco names Meierkort

    2020-04-06T17:00:00Z

    Mike Meierkort has been appointed as head of Americas at freight forwarder Damco.

  • Kota Bakat gets under way
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    Kota Bakat gets under way

    2020-04-06T10:40:00Z

    The 25,000 dwt Kota Bakat – operated by King Ocean Gulf Alliance (KOGA) Shipping – made its maiden voyage from Port Houston's CARE Terminal last week.

  • Odyssey begins epic move
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    Odyssey begins epic move

    2020-04-06T10:10:00Z

    S7 Space called on the project logistics industry to help relocate its Odyssey launch platform, part of the Sea Launch project, from the USA to the port of Slavyanka in Primorsky Krai, Russia.

  • Myshak calls in reinforcement for wind power
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    Myshak calls in reinforcement for wind power

    2020-04-03T10:10:00Z

    Canadian Crane and heavy haul contractor Myshak Crane & Rigging is due to take delivery of two Liebherr mobile cranes.

  • Ray Rice joins Crane Industry Services
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    Ray Rice joins Crane Industry Services

    2020-04-01T13:10:00Z

    Crane Industry Services (CIS) has appointed Ray Rice as business development manager.

  • Breakbulk Europe moved to September
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    Breakbulk Europe moved to September

    2020-03-31T12:40:00Z

    Breakbulk Europe will now take place from September 29 to October 1, 2020 at Messe Bremen in Germany.

  • Roll-Lift handles blades in Houston
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    Roll-Lift handles blades in Houston

    2020-03-31T12:25:00Z

    Roll-Lift USA has utilised Faymonville TeleMAX trailers to move wind turbine blades from the port of Houston.

  • Caterpillar considers Covid-19 impact
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    Caterpillar considers Covid-19 impact

    2020-03-30T12:50:00Z

    The magnitude of the Covid-19 pandemic will be determined by its duration, geographic spread, business disruption and overall impact on the global economy, says equipment manufacturer Caterpillar.

  • Reynolds slides to success
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    Reynolds slides to success

    2020-03-27T11:35:00Z

    Reynolds Transfer and Storage has used Hydra-Slide hydraulic skidding equipment to remove and replace a transformer in Madison, Wisconsin.

  • PMI plummets in USA and Europe
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    PMI plummets in USA and Europe

    2020-03-27T09:45:00Z

    The Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) – a bellwether of economic health for the manufacturing and service sectors – has dropped to record lows in both the USA and eurozone during March.

  • SC&RA update on Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers
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    SC&RA update on Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers

    2020-03-26T11:35:00Z

    The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) is appealing to the US Department of Homeland Security to confirm that the crane, rigging, and specialised transportation industry is classified as Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers.

  • Duncan joins Long Beach
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    Duncan joins Long Beach

    2020-03-26T11:30:00Z

    The Long Beach Board of Harbor Commissioners in the USA has named Kenneth W. Duncan as managing director of commercial operations.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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. 

  • deugro adds railcar capacity
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    deugro adds railcar capacity

    2020-03-18T14:05:00Z

    deugro (USA) has entered into an exclusive usage agreement for a 16-axle railcar.

  • UPDATED: JOC, Antwerp XL and ESTA cancel events
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    UPDATED: JOC, Antwerp XL and ESTA cancel events

    2020-03-17T15:10:00Z

    The 2020 JOC Breakbulk & Project Cargo Conference, Antwerp XL exhibition, and the ESTA 2020 Awards of Excellence have joined the growing list of events that have been cancelled or postponed as a result of the rapid growth of global cases of Covid-19. 

  • Tonsager joins Patriot
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    Tonsager joins Patriot

    2020-03-17T13:50:00Z

    Patriot Rail and Ports has appointed Paul Tonsager as its chief commercial officer. 

  • Talbert updates heavy haul trailer
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    Talbert updates heavy haul trailer

    2020-03-16T09:50:00Z

    USA-based Talbert Manufacturing has updated its 60CC/55SA-LD trailer to meet differing hauling regulations.

  • Entrec reports revenue uptick
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    Entrec reports revenue uptick

    2020-03-13T09:40:00Z

    Entrec Corporation has reported a year-on-year revenue increase for 2019, thanks to organic growth in the USA and the acquisition of Capstan Hauling in October 2018.