All North America articles – Page 5

  • Shipping-PortHouston
    News

    Ocean Reform Act comes in for criticism

    2022-06-20T09:59:00Z

    On June 16, 2022, US President Joe Biden signed the bipartisan Ocean Reform Act – a significant revision to address the high detention and demurrage charged by ocean carriers and terminals.

  • Damsgaard-BIMCO
    News

    Damsgaard joins BIMCO in Houston

    2022-06-08T09:39:00Z

    BIMCO has appointed Thomas Damsgaard to head up an office in Houston, USA, as it looks to expand its global reach and services to members in the Americas. 


  • HansaMeyer-USproejct
    News

    Hansa Meyer and ROLI Projects form JV

    2022-06-08T09:03:00Z

    Hansa Meyer Global Transport and Rohde & Liesenfeld (ROLI Projects) have formed a joint venture to serve the North American project logistics market and the related project owners, EPCs and suppliers.

  • MarcoPoisler2
    News

    Project logistics gets a boost in Houston

    2022-06-07T08:56:00Z

    The University of Houston has officially incorporated project logistics in its catalogue as part of the supply chain and logistics technology programme.

  • EngineeredRigging-June 2022
    News

    Engineered Rigging in bridge success

    2022-06-06T08:07:00Z

    Engineered Rigging has supported contractor Bush and Burchett with the construction of the Pond Creek Bridge in Kentucky, USA.

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    News

    Logistics Plus moves in Little Rock

    2022-05-26T08:12:00Z

    Logistics Plus has transported two autoclaves and work tanks from a barge at the port of Houston to a jobsite in Little Rock, USA.

  • MASS-Portspending-HLPFI
    News

    Massachusetts plots port investments

    2022-05-20T08:41:00Z

    The governor of Massachusetts (USA), Charlie Baker, has committed USD100 million in funds to support the development of offshore wind ports in Salem, New Bedford and Somerset.

  • PinnacleLog-May20
    News

    Pinnacle opens in Port Weller

    2022-05-20T08:36:00Z

    Pinnacle Logistics Solutions has expanded its offering with a terminal in Port Weller, Ontario, Canada.

  • Mammoet-Goldhofer
    News

    ​Goldhofer axles put to work in Texas

    2022-05-19T09:41:00Z

    Mammoet has used Goldhofer PST/SL and THP/SL heavy-duty axle lines in a four-file combination to transport seven refinery reactors from Houston to an ethylene to alkylate plant located in Pasadena.

  • hansa meyer
    News

    Hansa Meyer ships to NOLA

    Hansa Meyer Global Germany shipped breakbulk cargo from Bremen, Germany, to New Orleans, USA.

  • CH rob PCN extractor move may 2022 heavy lift
    News

    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.

  • Canada Opener Bellemare Douglas Fraser1
    News

    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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    News

    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.

  • Barge-Master-BM-Feeder-render
    News

    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.

  • Screenshot 2022-05-06 at 08.42.40
    News

    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.

  • CH Robinson 7-20220320_153417-med
    News

    ​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.

  • Westwood-Swire
    News

    ​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.

  • tadano AC 2.040-1_promotion_clean (3)
    News

    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.

  • Nick Darlage
    News

    Darlage joins Engineered Rigging

    2022-04-20T08:12:00Z

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

  • PCB-EXPO-scaled
    News

    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.