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Projects News from August 2018

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EGL strikes gold

August 30 - Kadmar Group subsidiary Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL) has moved 92 tons (83.5 tonnes) of equipment in support of Egypt’s El Sokkary gold mine.
Views: 2002
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Royal Cargo to the rescue

August 29 - When a Xiamen Air B737-800 skidded off the runway at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in the Philippines on August 16, Royal Cargo came to the rescue.
Views: 2915
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BNSF handles transformer trio 

August 28 - BNSF Logistics has transported three transformers from Baltimore to a substation in Maryland, USA. 
Views: 3581
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Marine Maroc moves in Mali

August 27 - Marine Maroc has utilised four modular combinations of Cometto MSPE self-propelled trailers to transport six 215-tonne diesel generators and six 72-tonne generators in Kayes, Mali. 
Views: 2924
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Liebherr opens the gates in Büsum

August 24 - German crane service provider Nolte-Autokrane has utilised a Liebherr LG 1750 lattice boom mobile crane to hoist 90-tonne steel lock gates in Büsum.
Views: 2857
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Mexican jack-up for ALE

August 23 - ALE has used its Mega Jack system to complete the 14 m jack-up of a topside, weighing over 13,000 tonnes, in Mexico.
Views: 2957
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Crowley tows out Appomattox

August 22 - Crowley Maritime has completed the tow-out of Shell’s Appomattox semi-submersible floating production system (FPS) from Kiewit Offshore Services' construction facility in Ingleside, Texas.
Views: 2565
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Hansa spins with carousel success

August 22 - Hansa Heavy Lift has transported a large carousel and eight reels - weighing a total of 3,508.7 tonnes - from Newcastle in the UK to Lagos, Nigeria, destined for the Egina oilfield.
Views: 2803
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Liebherr duo lifts in Ehingen

August 22 - Rieger & Moser and Fricke-Schmidbauer, part of the Schmidbauer Group, have utilised Liebherr mobile cranes to replace a debarking drum at the Sappi paper factory in Ehingen, Germany. 
Views: 2794
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Dan-Czech handles gearbox shipment

August 20 - Dan-Czech Specialtransport has transported two 55-tonne gearboxes from Pilsen in the Czech Republic to Zeebrugge, Belgium.
Views: 2694
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DS Lausnir lifts with Modulift

August 16 - Icelandic crane rental company DS Lausnir lifted a 45-tonne boat in Hafnarfjörður using Modulift spreader beams.
Views: 2877
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XLP members on the move

August 15 - Westdijk has transported a 98-ton (88.9-tonne) transformer from Ludvika to port of Gothenburg, Sweden on behalf of ABB.
Views: 3854
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GeoSea's divine delivery

August 14 - GeoSea has taken delivery of the self-propelled jack-up vessel Apollo.
Views: 3229
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Mammoet moves for Bridgewater

August 14 - Mammoet has transported a 3,152-ton (3,150.9-tonne) heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) module from Coeymans, New York to PSEG Power Connecticut’s Bridgeport Harbor Station 5 project site.
Views: 2977
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Panalpina handles Cabinda cargoes

August 14 - Panalpina has coordinated the transport of specialised pipes for the oil and gas industry from Malabo in Equatorial Guinea to Cabinda, Angola.
Views: 3092
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Hallett handles Heathrow cargoes

August 13 - Hallett Silbermann has delivered two Liebherr HS 8130 HD crawler cranes, each weighing 85 tonnes, to London Heathrow Airport as part of the airport's integrated baggage system construction project.
Views: 2954
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Pasquinelli Ennio steps on the gas

August 9 - Pasquinelli Ennio has handled the movement of a 195-ton (176.9-tonne) gas drum from the shipper’s facility to the port of Marghera in Italy.
Views: 3424
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Wind shipments keep rolling

August 9 - Roll-Lift USA has transported wind turbine blades, measuring 67 m in length, from ship-side to a storage facility at Industrial Terminals on the Houston ship canal.
Views: 3333
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Maersk handles wind shipment

August 8 - Maersk Line has transported wind turbine blades, measuring 103 ft (31.4 m) in length, from Krishnapatnam, India to Tianjin, China.
Views: 3354
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DHL boils over in Saudi Arabia

August 8 - DHL Industrial Projects is handling the delivery of four 140-tonne boilers from Germany to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 3771
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WWPC members on the move

August 7 - Bolk Transport is currently moving construction machinery from Europe to Tehran, the capital of Iran.
Views: 3788
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Holsten Brewery relocation under way

August 6 - Gustav Seeland has completed the first phase of Holsten Brewery’s relocation from the Altona district of Hamburg to Hausbruch, another area of the city.
Views: 3273
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Berard: successful tugboat load-out

August 3 - New Iberia, Louisiana-headquartered Berard Transportation recently moved a 548-ton (497-tonne) tugboat measuring 123 ft (37. 4 m) long, 36 ft (10.9 m) wide and 67 ft (20.4 m) high.
Views: 3511
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Transportes Muciño powers up in Mexico

August 3 - Transportes Muciño used its Goldhofer Faktor 5 girder bridge, along with an ADDrive heavy-duty drive unit, to deliver 13 gas turbines in Mexico.
Views: 3951
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Innovation completes bucket installation

August 3 - GeoSea’s offshore installation vessel Innovation has successfully completed the installation of 20 suction bucket jackets at the Borkum Riffgrund 2 wind farm, located offshore Germany.
Views: 3457
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Giraffes go long haul

August 3 - In late July, Russian all-cargo carrier AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) moved 66 baby giraffes from Johannesburg, South Africa to Zhengzhou, China via Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport.
Views: 3760
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XLP round-up

August 3 - Members of the XLProjects (XLP) network have been keeping busy recently, with a variety of projects.
Views: 3844
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WVFA project inaugurated

August 1 - The port of Vancouver, USA, has inaugurated its USD251 million West Vancouver Freight Access (WVFA) rail project.
Views: 3712
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ALS delivers TBM

August 1 - Abnormal Load Services (ALS) has coordinated the delivery of a 100-tonne tunnel boring machine (TBM) from London to Leicestershire, UK.
Views: 3544

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