Overland news

  • LEEA research post pandemic outlook
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    LEEA looks at pandemic effects

    2021-04-12T11:23:00Z

    Members of the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association (LEEA) are optimistic about the post-pandemic future, according to the organisation’s Sector Benchmark Research.

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    Giant stator departs Voith Hydro Heidenheim

    2021-04-12T10:37:00Z

    A 105-ton (95.3-tonne), 8.2 m-wide stator has departed Voith Hydro’s Heidenheim, Germany, facility as part of the expansion of the Töging am Inn power station.

  • Van der Vlist finalises tower transports
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    Van der Vlist finalises tower transports

    2021-03-31T08:30:00Z

    Van der Vlist has delivered the final tower components to the Windfarm Geefsweer and Oosterhorn in the Netherlands.

  • ESTA
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    ESTA concerned with ‘unworkable’ French blind spot rules

    2021-03-29T10:42:00Z

    Both ESTA and the International Road Transport Union (IRU) have raised concerns over the introduction of rules on blind spot safety stickers for road transport vehicles travelling in France. Talks are underway between the European Commission and the French authorities.

  • Hareket handles heavy lifts in Azerbaijan 3
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    Hareket handles heavy lifts in Azerbaijan

    2021-03-25T11:24:00Z

    Hareket has handled the heavy lift and transport of components for an offshore oil drilling and production platform in Azerbaijan.

  • SARR Freights moves in India
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    SARR Freights moves in India

    2021-03-24T15:51:00Z

    SARR Freights has moved heavy and oversized cargo using hydraulic axle trailers in southern India.

  • ECOL Saren
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    ECOL discusses rigger training

    2021-03-23T11:48:00Z

    The European Crane Operator Licence (ECOL) is in talks about the possibility of developing a rigger training scheme to run alongside its other courses.

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    ESTA outlines ERRU concerns

    2021-03-22T13:46:00Z

    ESTA is “extremely concerned” that the European Register of Road Transport Undertakings (ERRU) violation system, which will come into effect on April 1, could have a disproportionate impact on the heavy and abnormal road transport sector.

  • Laso addeds escort vehicles germany
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    Laso adds escort vehicles in Germany

    2021-03-19T10:45:00Z

    Laso Transportes has purchased escort vehicles with variable message sign (WVZ) systems for its German operations.

  • CF&S project (1)
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    CF&S on track with beam delivery

    2021-03-03T11:17:00Z

    CF&S Estonia has transported six overhead crane beams to Tuapse, Russia, by rail. 

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    Hydra-Slide develops low-capacity skidding system

    2021-02-24T11:45:00Z

    Hydra-Slide has developed the XLP30 low-capacity, lightweight skidding system.

  • Queensland highway project
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    Queensland highway upgrade underway

    2021-02-19T11:45:00Z

    In Australia, AUD11.5 million (USD9 million) worth of upgrades to the Peak Downs Highway in Queensland is underway, making it safer for oversized and over-mass vehicles as well as regular road users.

  • Felbermayr relocated an approximately 18-metre-high gantry crane in the port of Duisburg.
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    Gantry moves with Felbermayr

    2021-02-12T12:32:00Z

    Felbermayr has relocated a 300-tonne gantry crane at the port of Duisburg, Germany, using SPMTs.

  • FORS course
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    FORS adds AIL training

    2021-02-08T09:45:00Z

    The UK’s Fleet Operator Recognition Scheme (FORS) has developed a training course for the safe transport of abnormal indivisible loads.

  • ESTA
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    EC decision aims to minimise trade disruption

    2021-02-05T10:55:00Z

    A European Council (EC) decision made at the beginning of February could see European transport workers and service providers become exempt from Covid-19 testing and quarantine regulations, according to ESTA.

  • Rhenus China dragon
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    Rhenus moves a dragon

    2021-02-05T10:32:00Z

    Rhenus Logistics has coordinated the transport of a mechanical dragon – a piece of artwork created in 2014 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of French-Chinese diplomatic relations.

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    Liebherr-Mining completes pre-haulage experiment

    2021-01-29T10:35:00Z

    Liebherr-Mining Equipment Colmar has significantly reduced its environmental footprint over the last 18 months as it utilises inland waterways for its pre-haulage.

  • Osprey bridge project in Bristol
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    Osprey handles heavy bridge structure

    2021-01-29T10:25:00Z

    Osprey Group has moved a concrete structure as part of a bridge replacement operation at Gipsy Patch Lane in Bristol, UK.

  • Mammoet supports germany refinery 2
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    Mammoet executes MiRo move

    2021-01-14T10:11:00Z

    Mammoet transported a reactor head from a port in Karlsruhe, Germany to the Mineraloelraffinerie Oberrhein (MiRo) refinery site, as part of a modernisation project.

  • seven seas in jordan 2
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    Crystal clear solution for Seven Seas

    2021-01-12T11:37:00Z

    Seven Seas For Logistic Services has handled the Customs clearance and delivery of a crystalliser from Aqaba port to Arab Potash Company’s plant at Ghour El Safi in Jordan.