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Boskalis claims a 90 percent commitment to Dockwise takeover

January 31 - January 31 - Following its announcement that it would make an all-cash, mandatory offer of EUR18.50 per share cum dividend for all issued and outstanding shares in Dockwise, Royal Boskalis Westminster announced this afternoon that it has acquired a furthe
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All change at the top for DHL Industrial Projects

January 31 - January 31 - HLPFI understands that Hans Toggweiler, global CEO of DHL Industrial Projects, and a member of the DHL Global Forwarding, Freight Management Board (GFFB), will be leaving the company at the end of May.
Views: 259
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COSCO Holdings faces heavy losses

January 31 - January 31 - China COSCO Holdings Company Ltd (COSCO), one of the world's largest shipping lines, is staring at a second-straight year of heavy financial losses as it prepares to announce its 2012 performance figures.
Views: 798
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Political instability threatens Egyptian waterway

January 31 - January 31 - Egypt's president Mohamed Morsi has declared a state of emergency in three Suez Canal cities, as rioting that has left dozens dead spills into a fourth day.
Views: 575
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Sambo time at MIQ

January 31 - January 31 - Kansas, USA headquartered MIQ Logistics has appointed Robert Sambo as manager of business development for the greater New York City area.
Views: 723
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Liebherr breaks records in 2012

January 31 - January 31 - Equipment manufacturer Liebherr Mobile Harbour Cranes achieved its highest-ever annual turnover during 2012, as well as delivering its 1,000th mobile harbour crane.
Views: 622
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InterGlobal joins PCN for Israel

January 31 - January 31 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) has added InterGlobal Shipping 3001 Ltd as a new member, representing Israel.
Views: 680
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Chinese jumbo air freighters take to the sky

January 30 - January 30 - China has conducted a successful flight of its first domestically developed jumbo air freighter, according to China's official state news agency Xinhua.
Views: 691
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Steder delivers pipes for port project

January 30 - January 30 - Netherlands based member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) network, Steder Group, has organised the shipment of approximately 26,000 tonnes of land and sinker lines from China to Doha, Qatar.
Views: 818
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Sarens secures Statoil contract

January 30 - January 30 - Belgium headquartered heavy lift and engineering specialist Sarens AS has won a contract from Norway headquartered oil and gas company Statoil to provide crane, lifting and transport logistic services at the K
Views: 700
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Rolitrans cements worldwide contract

January 30 - January 30 - Jakarta, Indonesia headquartered Rolitrans International has been commissioned to execute multi-origin worldwide shipments for two brand new cement mills being constructed on the islands of Java and Sulawesi.
Views: 694
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Coyne strengthens African network

January 30 - January 30 - UK all-cargo carrier Coyne Airways has launched new services to over 30 destinations across Africa. The African service will use over 30 interline partners to create a comprehensive network across the continent.
Views: 538
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SAL Heavy Lift rebrands and relocates

January 29 - January 29 - In 2012, Germany headquartered SAL Schiffahrtskontor Altes Land was renamed SAL Heavy Lift. In March 2013, the over-dimensional and heavy lift specialist will relocate its head office from Steinkirchen to Hamburg, in a move to facilitate comm
Views: 548
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EPCSA appoints new leaders

January 29 - January 29 - The European Port Community Association (EPCSA) has appointed Alan Long, managing director of Felixstowe based Maritime Cargo Processing, as its chairman.
Views: 723
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Agility and Rickmers-Linie in quality street

January 29 - January 29 - Global logistics provider Agility has achieved ISO 9001:2008 certification for its Area East region, which includes Russia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan and Turkmenistan; whilst Rickmers-Linie has undergone recertification according to the latest ISO
Views: 513
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Panama Canal expansion moves forward

January 29 - January 29 - The Panama Canal Expansion project is now 50 percent complete, according to the Panama Canal Authority (ACP). "The program continues to progress and reach milestones while we focus the next phases on building the locks," commented Panama Cana
Views: 443
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V. Alexander shifts Saudi load

January 28 - January 28 - The Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network member representing Germany, V. Alexander International Logistics, has transported five over-dimensional cargoes for an oil and gas client between Germany and Saudi Arabia.
Views: 633
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Gruber transports ArcelorMittal equipment

January 28 - January 28 - Italy headquartered project forwarder Gruber Logistics' German division in Kreutzal has carried out a demanding heavy lift project for SMS SIEMAG - a Germany based metallurgy and rolling mill manufacturer.
Views: 742
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Damco undergoes managerial reshuffle

January 28 - January 28 - During February, logistics provider Damco will relocate its head office from Copenhagen, Denmark to The Hague in the Netherlands. To coincide with the move, Damco has made a number of senior level management changes.
Views: 997
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Stock uptake at Allseas

January 28 - January 28 - UK based project and out-of-gauge freight specialist Allseas Global Logistics has invested in its stock of special equipment.
Views: 639
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Mammoet delivers Grimsby bridge

January 25 - January 25 - Associated British Ports' (ABP) Port of Grimsby has taken delivery of a linkspan bridge that will form part of the GBP26 million (USD41.1 million) Grimsby River Terminal.
Views: 719
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The Friday Flyer

January 25 - January 25 - This week's Friday Flyer is again sponsored by Broekman Project Services, located in the Port of Rotterdam, which offers a total solution for handling and assembly of project cargoes - www.broekman-group.com/bps
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Watch this space says standalone Safmarine MPV

January 25 - January 25 - Yesterday's news of Safmarine MPV's appointment of the Royal Burger Group as its agent in the Netherlands and Belgium, is seen as a sensible move by many in Antwerp.
Views: 787
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African boost for PCN

January 25 - January 25 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) has added a third member representing Nigeria to its network: Ebentina International.
Views: 664
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Gruber adds Italian offices

January 25 - January 25 - Italian project freight forwarder Gruber Logistics has opened a new office in Trieste, to serve what it calls the burgeoning trade route to Turkey.
Views: 538
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Safmarine MPV appoints Royal Burger in the Benelux

January 24 - January 24 - Safmarine MPV has appointed Rotterdam, the Netherlands based Royal Burger Group as its liner sales agent in Belgium and the Netherlands, effective February 2013.
Views: 543
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New Zealand joint venture delivers outsized motorboat

January 24 - January 24 - New Zealand based TNL GAC Pindar Ltd - a joint venture between specialist marine leisure logistics provider GAC Pindar and freight forwarder TNL International - has delivered a 7.6 tonne Stamas 363 motorboat 15,000 km between Georgia, USA and
Views: 625
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PPG widens Asian footprint

January 24 - January 24 - Project Professional Group (PPG) has added three new members to its forwarder network in Asia.
Views: 764
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Slade completes oil and gas projects

January 24 - January 24 - US based logistics provider Slade Shipping, a member of the WCA Projects Network (WCAPN), has transported over-dimensional cargoes between the USA and India for a high profile oil and gas client.
Views: 806
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Logan joins MIQ Logistics

January 24 - January 24 - Kansas, US based MIQ Logistics has appointed Scott Logan as tender manager for government services.
Views: 647
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SDV establishes dedicated bulk/chartering service

January 23 - January 24 - Turkey based SDV Horoz Projects - a member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) - has set up a dedicated bulk/chartering desk to strengthen its project cargo handling capabilities.
Views: 532
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Spring ruling for Virginia port privatisation

January 23 - January 23 - The decision regarding the privatisation of the Virginia, USA, Hampton Roads port is expected to be made during the spring, according to the Virginia Port Authority.
Views: 677
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Cotton picking cargoes for PCN duo

January 23 - January 23 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) members Allison Shipping International and Global Cargo Line have worked together to transport cotton picking machinery from the USA to the Mersin, Turkey.
Views: 732
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Cargolux performs above expectations

January 23 - January 23 - Cargolux Airlines, Europe's largest all freighter operator, is anticipating that losses in 2012 will be lower than initially forecast.
Views: 614
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Bishop Lifting Products opens new facility

January 23 - January 23 - Bishop Lifting Products Lafayette, a manufacturer of slings and rigging supplies, has moved to a new facility in Broussard, Louisiana, USA.
Views: 252
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Nordana orders newbuild quartet

January 22 - January 22 - Denmark based shipping company Nordana has signed contracts for the construction of four 12,000 dwt multi-purpose heavy lift vessels to be built at the Sanfu Shipyard, Yangzhou in China.
Views: 884
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Intertransport delivers machinery to Canada

January 22 - January 22 - Intertransport Hohnholz - a member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) representing Germany - recently transported a shipment of mill work rolls to Canada.
Views: 483
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Saint Petersburg Sea Port sees cargo growth

January 22 - January 22 - In 2012 JSC Sea Port of Saint Petersburg recorded a cargo turnover of 8.7 million tons (7.89 million tonnes), an 18 percent year-on-year improvement over 2011.
Views: 453
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Hansa appoints Allcargo Logistics as Indian agent

January 22 - January 22 - Hansa Heavy Lift has extended its global agency network and named Mumbai-headquartered freight forwarder Allcargo Logistics as its exclusive representative in the Indian market.
Views: 801
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More mining business for Volga-Dnepr

January 22 - January 22 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a shipment weighing almost 100 tonnes, including a self-propelled Bauer BG28 mining drill to Magadan, Russia.
Views: 584
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DB Schenker Logistics names UK cfo

January 21 - January 21 - Global logistics provider DB Schenker has appointed Petra Kuester the new cfo of Schenker Limited in the United Kingdom.
Views: 620
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Tradelossa hauls petro-chemical equipment

January 21 - January 21 - Mexico based Tradelossa has completed the transport of two boilers weighing 547 tonnes and measuring 20.3 m x 13.9 m x 16.8 m, for petro-chemical firm Sadara Chemical Company.
Views: 492
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Asco repeats award winning performance

January 21 - January 21 - For the second year running, Asco Freight Management won the Project Forwarding Award at the British International Freight Association (BIFA) awards held recently in London. Atlantic Pacific Global Logistics, Denholm Global Logistics and Soun
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Naviera Master Line adds Port Manatee

January 21 - January 21 - Naviera Master Line de Venezuela CA, a division of Master Line Shipping Company, has selected Port Manatee, USA, for a new container and breakbulk cargo service to Caribbean, Central and South American destinations.
Views: 552
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Dachser strengthens in Spain

January 21 - January 21 - Global logistics provider Dachser has acquired Spanish air and sea freight logistics provider, Transunion.
Views: 1044
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Gebr

January 18 - January 18 - Systems Alliance Europe - a cargo network of small to medium-sized freight forwarders - has welcomed its newest member, Gebr
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The Friday Flyer

January 18 - High winds, heavy snow and below average temperatures across Europe are creating headaches for transport planners as HLPFI heads into the weekend, whilst winds of a different sort have blown in some sobering news from the Sahara.
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Garibaldi joins MIQ Logistics

January 18 - January 18 - MIQ Logistics has appointed Garith Garibaldi as director of business development. Based out in the San Francisco Bay area, Garibaldi will be responsible for new business development.
Views: 655
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Weiss R

January 17 - January 17 - Weiss R
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WWPC members shift Dutch load

January 17 - January 17 - Korea based Hansaeng Express Co and StederGroup BV of the Netherlands - both members of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) network - have together project managed the movement of heavy screw compressor packages between the Netherlands an
Views: 555
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Panama Canal expansion explained

January 17 - January 17 - If you are interested in learning a little more about the whys and wherefores of the Panama Canal expansion, check out the article at the following link:
Views: 411
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Allport rebrands

January 16 - January 16 - Allport, one of the UK's largest freight forwarding and logistics concerns, has formally rebranded under the banner - Allport Cargo Services.
Views: 492
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Braemar issues interim update

January 16 - January 16 - Braemar Shipping Services has issued an interim management statement in relation to the trading period starting October 30 2012.
Views: 678
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Saga Fortune makes maiden voyage

January 15 - January 15 - Saga Fortune - a 200 m long 56,023-dwt open box hold vessel - delivered late last year by Oshima Shipbuilding of Japan to Saga Shipholding AS of Norway, has completed its maiden voyage.
Views: 512
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Cargolux board elects Helminger as chairman

January 15 - January 15 - The Cargolux Airlines International board of directors has elected Paul Helminger (pictured below) as its chairman. He replaces Albert Wildgen, who relinquished the role on November 30 2012.
Views: 653
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Erickson deploys Aircrane to South America

January 15 - January 15, 2013 - Portland, Oregon-based Erickson Air-Crane Inc. has signed a deal with oil and gas company Pacific Rubiales Energy to provide heavy lift helicopter services in central Peru.
Views: 686
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Airland Projects moves African cargoes

January 15 - January 15 - Airland Projects A/S of Denmark was recently contracted to organise the transport of 600 iron ore rail wagons from China to Sierra Leone.
Views: 879
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Stena SeaLine adds second ship and another Turkish port

January 15 - January 15 - Stena SeaLine has confirmed that in addition to the second ship that was recently added to its ro-pax service between Turkey and Ukraine, a second Turkish port has been included in the schedule.
Views: 713
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Port of Indiana-Burns names director

January 14 - January 14 - The Ports of Indiana - owner and operator of three ports on the Ohio River and Lake Michigan - has appointed Rick Heimann port director for the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor, effective January 16.
Views: 621
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Aaras puts on the power in Pakistan

January 14 - January 14 - Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) network member for Pakistan, Aaras Shipping Agencies has transported power generation equipment from Karachi Port to Guddu power station in the Kashmore district of Sindh, 650 km inland.
Views: 544
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Boskalis is successful with equity bid

January 14 - January 14 - Further to our report on January 9, Royal Boskalis Westminster nv (Boskalis) has announced that its attempts to raise EUR 320 million of equity at a price of EUR33.00 per ordinary share has been successful.
Views: 570
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Aeroscraft makes its first float

January 14 - January 14 - 32 years after he set up Aeros, its ceo Igor Pasternak has confirmed that its Aeroscraft Heavy-Lift Air Vehicle has achieved its first lift-off, performed in an engineering hangar in Tustin, California, USA.
Views: 439
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Change for AIS in Singapore

January 14 - January 14 - In Singapore, Steven Hawkswood has left AIS Singapore, with Ameer Ouf relocating from Australia Independent Shipbrokers' office In Western Australia to service existing clients interests and to ensure the continued development of the South-Ea
Views: 707
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The Friday Flyer

January 11 - January 11 - Two weeks into the New Year and it is business as usual for most Friday Flyer readers.
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Solomon joins MIQ Logistics

January 11 - January 11 - MIQ Logistics has named Barry Solomon as manager of business development.
Views: 599
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Nooteboom launches trailer for rotor blades of 50 - 70 m

January 11 - January 11 - Netherlands-based Nooteboom Special Trailers has developed the Quatro TELE-PX Super Wing Carrier - a flatbed extendible semi-trailer designed to transport windmill rotor blades of 50 to 70 metres in length.
Views: 407
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EU initiative targets African pirates

January 11 - January 11 - Pirates have been operating in waters off the coast of Africa, some of the world's busiest shipping lanes, for many years now. In recent times they have become increasingly sophisticated and aggressive when it comes to seizing vessels.
Views: 662
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Triple R. Transport secures beer supplies

January 11 - January 11 - The Port of Wilmington, Delaware has handled 18 oversized brewery tanks weighing 243 tonnes for the Victoria Brewing Company. The tanks will be used at its new brewing facility in Parkesburg, Pennsylvania.
Views: 652
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Brent Kinnaird joins McKeil Marine

January 10 - January 10 - Hamilton, Ontario-headquartered McKeil Marine has appointed Brent Kinnaird in the role of marketing manager, effective February 1, 2013.
Views: 653
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APS Stevedoring appoints Steven Nixon

January 10 - January 10 - Long Beach, California-based APS Stevedoring LLC - an auto and general cargo/breakbulk stevedoring organisation - has appointed Steven K Nixon as vice president in charge of business development.
Views: 642
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C.H. Robinson Project Logistics joins PCN in Canada

January 10 - January 10 - C.H Robinson Project Logistics has joined the Project Cargo Network (PCN) representing Canada. Headquartered in Calgary, C.H. Robinson Project Logistics specialises in the transport of over-dimensional and heavy lift shipments.
Views: 925
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Boskalis secures financing for Dockwise offer

January 9 - January 9 - At the end of December, Royal Boskalis Westminster announced that it was making an all-cash offer for the issued and outstanding ordinary shares in shipping line Dockwise of EUR18.5 per share.
Views: 653
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GROUP7's gets financial thumbs up

January 9 - January 9 - Business information provider, Creditreform, recently rated Munich-based logistics provider GROUP7 as having exceptional financial standing.
Views: 366
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Changes afoot for Seaway Heavy Lifting

January 9 - January 9 - Cyprus-based offshore installation contractor Seaway Heavy Lifting (SHL) has announced that after 20 years of service, Martin Spaans, ceo, has decided to leave the company.
Views: 943
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IJS teams up with Daedalus

January 9 - January 9 - Amsterdam-based freight forwarder IJS Global has signed a teaming agreement with Daedalus Aviation Group (D.A.G).
Views: 462
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John Clark takes up Universal Africa Lines position

January 9 - January 9 - Shipping agent Kestrel Liner Agencies Ltd has announced that after 16 years with the company, John Clark has decided to take on a commercial management position directly with shipping company Universal Africa Lines.
Views: 550
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ACS recovers marooned chopper

January 9 - January 9 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has rescued a Sea King helicopter which had been stranded on top of a mountain in the Arctic Circle.
Views: 287
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SeaIntel launches Port Overview

January 8 - January 8 - SeaIntel Maritime Analysis has launched an information-sharing portal - Port Overview - providing up-to-date data on Africa's main container ports.
Views: 443
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GAC unveils new corporate tagline

January 8 - January 8 - Dubai-headquartered GAC Group is launching a new corporate tagline in 2013, 'Delivering your strategy'.
Views: 229
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Dates revealed for third BHP

January 8 - January 8 - The third Break Bulk, Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Conference and Exhibition (BHP) has been scheduled for 10-12 April 2014, at the Bombay Convention & Exhibition Centre, Goregaon, Mumbai, India.
Views: 450
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Broshuis launches online store

January 8 - January 8 - Netherlands-based manufacturer of special transport trailers and related equipment, Broshuis, has launched its own online shop -www.broshuis.com/webshop
Views: 412
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Allfort relocates Japan office

January 8 - January 8 - Allfort Co Inc, a member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) in Japan, has relocated its head office.
Views: 271
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Le Havre helps EDF

January 7 - January 7 - It was an impressive end of year performance in Le Havre as a 377-tonne EDF transformer was transported by sea barge through the European inland waterway system from the Porcheville thermal power plant to Germany then France and back to German
Views: 615
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KGL and AXL complete Afghan project

January 7 - January 7 - Kuwait-headquartered KGL Logistics, in co-operation with AXL Logistics Karachi (AXL), has transported almost 5,000 tonnes of steel structures and building materials for a cold drinks manufacturing facility in Kabul, Afghanistan for client Alok
Views: 1232
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ABC takes delivery of third B747-8F

January 7 - January 7 - Moscow-headquartered AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), part of the Volga-Dnepr Group, has taken delivery of its third B747-8 freighter. The new aircraft made its first commercial flight from Seattle - Moscow Sheremetyevo via Hong Kong.
Views: 587
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Jenkinson Logistics ships silos to Saudi Arabia

January 4 - January 4 - Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) member for Ireland, Jenkinson Logistics, has successfully delivered two 3.5 tonne silos - each measuring 5.8 m x 3.6 m x 3.8 m - to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 547
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Boeing records successful 2012

January 4 - January 4 - Seattle-headquartered Boeing Commercial Airplanes secured 1,203 aircraft orders in 2012 - the second highest number in the company's history. It delivered 601 aircraft during the calendar year - the most since 1999 - whilst unfilled orders sto
Views: 246
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2013 presents challenges for air charter brokers

January 4 - January 4 - Clive Chalmers, UK manager of freight at UK-headquartered Air Partner, explains that the start of 2013 will present challenges for the air charter broker market:
Views: 397
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C.H. Robinson and Inchcape Shipping raise funds for charity

January 4 - January 4 - For the third consecutive year, US-headquartered logistics services provider C.H. Robinson - in association with NBA basketball team Minnesota Timberwolves - has supported the FastBreak Foundation's WolvesCare initiative.
Views: 691
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The Friday Flyer

January 4 - January 4 - While many are still recovering from New Year celebrations, our Asian readers have the Lunar New Year to look forward to next month.
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Panalpina names regional ceo for Asia Pacific

January 4 - January 4 - Panalpina has appointed Stefan Karlen (pictured) as its regional ceo Asia Pacific. He will leave his role as managing director Southeast Asia to take up the new post with immediate effect.
Views: 617
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Geodis Wilson appoints Eric Martin-Neuville coo

January 4 - January 4 - Geodis Wilson - the freight forwarding and heavy lift specialist arm of Geodis - has appointed Eric Martin-Neuville as its new chief operating officer and freight board member with immediate effect.
Views: 992
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US port contract talks extended an additional week

January 3 - January 3 - More good news from the USA where, having agreed to a 30-day extension of their current contract negotiations, the International Longshoremen's Association (ILA) and the US Maritime Alliance (USMX) have agreed to a further extension of the dea
Views: 347
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Lift & Shift hauls five modules across India

January 3 - January 3 - Mumbai-based heavy lift project cargo forwarder Lift & Shift India PVT has successfully executed the transport and load out of five over-dimensional cargoes between Hariza and Kakinada for the Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation's (GSPC) gas p
Views: 657
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BNSF Logistics acquires EP-Team

January 2 - January 2 - BNSF Logistics has acquired Texas-based global logistics project cargo provider EP-Team Inc.
Views: 775
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Management restructure at Lachmann

January 2 - January 2 - Maria Isabel von Lachmann is leaving her position as ceo of Brazil-headquartered Lachmann Companies to become chairman of the board of directors.
Views: 514
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Gebr

January 2 - January 2 - Austria-headquartered logistics services provider Gebr

Heavy Lift Across The World

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