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The Friday Flyer - November 29th 2013

November 29 - Are liner shipping lines hiding their cartels in plain sight? When the European Commission's (EC) lawmakers turned their sights on anti-competitive activity in 2011, the most obvious characteristic of a cartel was clandestine cloak-and-dagger meetings bet
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Eurogate, BLG and Areva deliver North Sea wind

November 29 - November 29 - Eurogate, operator of Container Terminal Wilhelmshaven (CTW), Germany, has paired with project forwarder BLG and turbine manufacturer Areva Wind to handle, store and assemble rotor stars that will be used in the Global Tech I offshore wind p
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Bollor

November 29 - November 29 - Senegal's Port Autonome de Dakar (PAD) has awarded the contract to operate the gateway's ro-ro terminal to Bollor
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Dissaco joins GPLN

November 29 - November 29 - Antwerp, Belgium headquartered Dissaco N.V. has become the latest organisation to join the Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN).
Views: 884
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PCN pair ship chassis to Brazil

November 29 - November 29 - Project Cargo Network's (PCN) Brazilian representative, Double Star Logistics, and fellow Czech Republic member, Zoom-Cargo, teamed-up to handle a ro-ro shipment of heavy-duty truck chassis from Czech Republic to Brazil.
Views: 520
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Pressure shipment for Fleet Line Shipping

November 28 - November 28 - Dubai-based Fleet Line Shipping (FLS) has shipped two 106-tonne gas flotation pressure vessels from a jobsite in Hamriya free zone in Sharjah, UAE to Kuwait.
Views: 660
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Nine goes into 34 for WWL ALS

November 28 - November 28 - WWL ALS, a division of Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics, has coordinated the delivery of a Komatsu PC2000 excavator and eight Komatsu HD785 dump trucks from South Shields, England to Lugar & Dunbar in Scotland.
Views: 605
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Baskets fly with Chapman Freeborn

November 28 - November 28 - Chapman Freeborn Airchartering and Michel Hurel Transport (MHT) have worked together to deliver over 70 tonnes of outsize oil well equipment.
Views: 746
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Integrated Logistics invests in Terex

November 28 - November 28 - Kuwait-based Integrated Logistics has acquired a Terex AC 1000 all terrain crane with a lifting capacity of 1,200 tonnes, making it the largest mobile hydraulic crane in the company's 400-crane fleet.
Views: 859
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Crowley and TITAN move to Houston

November 28 - November 28 - Crowley Maritime Corporation's solutions group, project logistics and global freight management team, and its subsidiary TITAN Salvage have relocated to a shared office and warehouse facility in Houston, Texas.
Views: 533
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JasProjects wins BG Group

November 28 - November 28 - JasProjects has signed a strategic alliance confirming Jas Forwarding Worldwide as BG Group's primary freight forwarding partner for the next five years.
Views: 790
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Mammoet assists tower transportation

November 27 - November 27 - According to reports in the international media, Bladt Industries has completed the shipment of the tower sections for Vestas' 8 MW offshore wind turbine prototype, with Mammoet handling the road transportation.
Views: 461
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Aeroscraft teams with IAC to serve Arctic regions

November 27 - November 27 - Aeroscraft Corporation - developer of the Aeroscraft, an innovative rigid air vehicle capable of transporting heavy cargoes - has established a strategic partnership with airline Icelandair Cargo (IAC) to develop new logistical air freight r
Views: 710
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Rolitrans gets reels rolling

November 27 - November 27 - Rolitrans International, based in Jakarta, Indonesia, has shipped 11 large bobbins, weighing a total of 1,747 tonnes, from Brazil to Singapore.
Views: 435
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Triple crane contract for MacGregor

November 27 - November 27 - MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has secured a new subsea crane contract to deliver three cranes for a new offshore accommodation and construction vessel, which is being built at Chantier Davie Canada Inc in Quebec.
Views: 583
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Normal operation returns at Qingdao Port

November 26 - November 26 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has advised that Qingdao Port in China is now operating normally following a pipeline explosion in the city's Huangdao district last week.
Views: 538
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Record turbine installation for Alstom

November 26 - November 26 - Alstom has installed a new-generation offshore wind turbine, the 6 MW Haliade 150, off Ostend harbour at the Belwind site in Belgium.
Views: 325
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PCN gathers in Bangkok

November 26 - November 26 - Over 145 senior managers from 65 countries gathered from November 17-19 at the Imperial Queen's Park Hotel in Bangkok for the Project Cargo Network's (PCN) third annual summit.
Views: 898
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STX PO board sweep

November 26 - November 26 - In the wake of the company's new rehabilitation plan, four members of the STX Pan Ocean (STX PO) board have resigned, including its ceo and executive director of just five months, Chun Il Yu.
Views: 667
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InterMax acquires Max Shipping

November 25 - November 25 - InterMax Logistics Solutions has acquired the Yangtze River shipping company, Hualong Shipping, which has subsequently been reorganised and renamed Max Shipping Co. Ltd.
Views: 672
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GPLN expects success in Bangkok

November 25 - November 25 - To date, 90 members of the Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN) have signed up for the network's 11th annual general meeting (AGM) in Bangkok, Thailand from March 16-18, 2014.
Views: 504
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Jumbo in export terminal project (video)

November 25 - November 25 - Jumbo has completed a number of shipments as part of the first stage of the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal project in Queensland, Australia.
Views: 459
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DB Schenker to assist IPC

November 25 - November 25 - DB Schenker has extended the agreement to provide the Boon, Germany headquartered International Paralympic Committee (IPC) with logistics, freight forwarding and Customs clearance services for the Paralympic Games in Sochi, Russia 2014 and R
Views: 674
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Scheuerle-Kamag supports Boxco in India

November 25 - November 25 - Boxco Logistics has transported an 880-tonne splitter column from its fabrication site in Dahej, India to the port of Mumbai, via Adani port, mobilising two 28-axle lines of Scheuerle-Kamag K25 self-propelled modular transporters (SPMTs) to
Views: 544
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Aeroscraft discussed at European Parliament

November 25 - November 25 - The president and ceo of Aeros, Igor Pasternak, and the company's director of strategic finance, William Feeley, have attended a meeting at the European Parliament in Brussels, Belgium to discuss the economical and environmental benefits of
Views: 857
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The Friday Flyer - November 22nd 2013

November 25 - The embattled STX Group has seen its biggest creditor become its biggest shareholder after the state-owned Korea Development Bank (KDB) traded debt for equity in the troubled shipbuilder and its affiliated shipping company STX Pan Ocean. The move by the K
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Nirint moves service to Rotterdam

November 22 - November 22 - Nirint Shipping has announced that it is switching its Europe-Caribbean-Canada-Europe (ECCE) multipurpose service for all liner vessels, from the port of Moerdijk to the port of Rotterdam in the Netherlands, effective January 1, 2014.
Views: 608
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Ferus Smit to build for Symphony

November 22 - November 22 - Dutch shipyard, Ferus Smit has received an order to build six new ECOBOX vessels for Symphony Shipping, a part of Symphony Ventures, a company based in Singapore.
Views: 764
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CEA lets the 'cat' out

November 22 - November 22 - CEA Project Logistics has launched a USD2 million, 32-tonne catamaran using its 10 axle line hydraulic trailer and two 65-tonne mobile cranes, on the eastern seaboard of Thailand.
Views: 739
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Further four for China Navigation

November 22 - November 22 - The China Navigation Company (CNCo) has confirmed an order for four additional 39,000 dwt B.Delta37 handysize bulkcarriers to be built at Zhejiang Ouhua Shipbuilding Co Ltd in Zhoushan, China.
Views: 587
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Terex in Mexican ring road construction

November 21 - November 21 - Ingenieros Civiles Asociados (ICA) is utilising its Terex AC 500-2 all terrain cranes in the construction of an elevated ring road in Mexico City.
Views: 582
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GTE overcomes adversity in Russia

November 21 - November 21 - Garant Trans Express (GTE) Logistics has completed the relocation of geological machinery and equipment, from Kharasavay to Nenets Autonomous Okrug in Russia.
Views: 746
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Kalmar assists Helsingborg

November 21 - November 21 - Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has relocated an 850-tonne ship-to-shore (STS) crane for the Port of Helsingborg in Sweden.
Views: 711
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RR Shipping joins XLP

November 21 - November 21 - The XLProjects (XLP) network has welcomed RR Shipping Private Limited as its latest member, with offices in Mumbai and Chennai, India.
Views: 590
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Tradelossa in subway improvement

November 21 - November 21 - Tradelossa has transported several structures for Mexico's new subway project to extend one of the many subway lines in the country.
Views: 426
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New European canal back on track

November 21 - November 21 - A multi-billion-euro transport infrastructure project to link the inland waterways network of the Greater Paris region with that of the Benelux countries and beyond, appears to be back on track.
Views: 770
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Volga-Dnepr secures cargo

November 20 - November 20 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a 23-tonne generator rotor on an IL-76TD-90VD freighter, from East Midlands Airport in the UK to St John's in Newfoundland, Canada.
Views: 785
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Seal Trading in grain and brew move

November 20 - November 20 - Seal Trading Supplies has shipped two combine harvesters from Tifton in Georgia, USA to Managua, Nicaragua.
Views: 558
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Maritime Synergy moves record-sized units

November 20 - November 20 - Maritime Synergy (Thailand) Co. Ltd has completed the transportation of 954 modular accommodation units from Nhongyai in the Chonburi province to Laem Chabang port in Thailand.
Views: 590
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Nurminen handles materials handlers

November 20 - November 20 - Nurminen Logistics has handled the transportation of a total of 1,500 cu m of dismantled materials handling machines from Finland to Murmansk in Russia.
Views: 864
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Blue chip companies strengthen management

November 19 - November 19 - Hellmann Worldwide Logistics has appointed Henrik Lund as its new global airfreight director, based in Hamburg and reporting directly to Mark Hellmann, chairman of the global air cargo board.
Views: 942
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JAXPORT appoints Schiappacasse

November 19 - November 19 - The Jacksonville Port Authority (JAXPORT) has named Rick Schiappacasse as its new director of Latin America sales.
Views: 528
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Garone Logistics joins GPLN

November 19 - November 19 - Garone Logistics China Ltd has become the latest member to join the Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN).
Views: 777
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C.H. Robinson expands European footprint

November 19 - November 19 - C.H. Robinson has opened a new office in Basel, Switzerland, managed by Ildiko Gergely (pictured), who has been with the company since 2000.
Views: 737
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Rickmers-Linie parties in Istanbul

November 19 - November 19 - German shipping line Rickmers-Linie concluded the first day of the Breakbulk Turkey 2013 Conference and Exhibition, Istanbul, with a drinks reception atop the InterContinental Istanbul Hotel.
Views: 931
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Port of Everett adds AAL service

November 18 - November 18 - The Port of Everett has added a new Austral Asia Line (AAL) liner service to its list of regular ship calls.
Views: 948
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Expansion plans for MOL

November 18 - November 18 - Tokyo-based Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) has announced plans to expand its group-wide logistics services, by winning more plant project business, enhancing trucking and warehouse operations and expanding business into Southeast Asia.
Views: 722
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Two new offices for GAC

November 18 - November 18 - GAC has opened new offices in Louisiana, USA and Labuan, Malaysia, in response to the increase of offshore oil and gas activity in the respective regions.
Views: 990
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CEVA appoints Urbain

November 18 - November 18 - CEVA Logistics has announced that Marvin Schlanger will retire from his position as ceo of the company and will be succeeded by Xavier Urbain, effective January 2, 2014.
Views: 456
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The Friday Flyer - November 15th 2013

November 18 - There has been plenty of media coverage this week about the opening of DP World's London Gateway, the UK's newest container port, which saw the arrival of its first scheduled call, by MOL Caledon, a container ship laden with fruit and wine from South Afri
Views: 1621
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PPL welcomes Heaven Logistics

November 18 - November 18 - The Pacific Power Logistics (PPL) network is in heaven this week, literally, following the appointment of Heaven Logistics Ltd as its lates member.
Views: 809
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Donbasstransitservice utilises TMI-4 pontoon

November 18 - November 18 - Donbasstransitservice, based in Mariupol, Ukraine, has arranged the transportation of 830 tonnes of oil refinery equipment from Novorossiysk to Astrakhan in Russia.
Views: 839
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Martin Bencher breaks own airfreight record

November 15 - November 15 - Martin Bencher Group's Brazilian and German business units joined forces to plan and execute the delivery of components for the oil and gas industry from Germany to Brazil.
Views: 492
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Ghana invests in Master Terminal

November 15 - November 15 - Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority has selected Jade Software's port management software, Master Terminal, to operate the Tema and Takoradi ports, two of Africa's busiest terminals.
Views: 637
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Hunt & Palmer chooses Platinum

November 15 - November 15 - As part of its expansion into North America, Hunt & Palmer Cargo Charters (HPCC) has appointed Platinum Air Cargo as its general sales agent (GSA) in the USA.
Views: 529
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Port of Vancouver welcomes Shengking

November 15 - November 15 - The Port of Vancouver USA has welcomed The China Navigation Company's multi-purpose vessel, Shengking, on its maiden voyage to the United States.
Views: 862
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Alpha Projects & Logistics joins GPLN

November 15 - November 15 - Alpha Projects & Logistics has joined the Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN), with offices in Denmark, Italy and the Netherlands.
Views: 508
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ENTREC's revenue grows

November 15 - November 15 - ENTREC Corporation, provider of heavy lift and heavy haul services, has announced its third quarter 2013 financial results.
Views: 954
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Liebherr lifts Maid of the Mist boats

November 14 - November 14 - Liebherr has installed a heavy lift fixed cargo crane on a new dry dock facility on the US side of the Niagara Falls, to lift the Maid of the Mist tourist boats from the Niagara River.
Views: 767
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Terex goes pink

November 14 - November 14 - Terex Cranes has donated a pink paint job on Phoenix Crane Rental's new Terex T 340-1 hydraulic truck crane, to help raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research.
Views: 756
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Aeroscraft wins Popular Science award

November 14 - November 14 - Science and technology magazine, Popular Science has named the Aeroscraft vertical airlift solution a 2013 recipient of the publication's Best of What's New award in the aerospace category.
Views: 516
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DHL busy with heavy projects

November 14 - November 14 - DHL Industrial Projects has completed a number of heavy lift projects in Vietnam, Denmark and Kuwait.
Views: 1043
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Innovative ramp build for Coordinadora

November 14 - November 14 - Coordinadora Internacional provides more information on a steel ro-ro ramp, which was designed and constructed to move heavy cargo in Turkey.
Views: 736
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Little sign of recovery for STX Pan Ocean

November 14 - November 14 - The debt-ridden shipping firm STX Pan Ocean has reported a huge net loss of USD399.07 million in the third quarter of 2013, compared with a loss of USD88.57 million at the same time in 2012.
Views: 858
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FREJA appoints Lunabba

November 13 - November 13 - As part of its increased focus on project and heavy lift cargo, FREJA Transport & Logistics has employed Tom Lunabba as its project director.
Views: 783
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EMS delivers lifeboats

November 13 - November 13 - EMS Chartering GmbH & Co has delivered nine lifeboats for the new 146,600-tonne cruise ship, Norwegian Getaway, which was floated out of Meyer-Werft's covered building dock in Papenburg, Germany earlier this week.
Views: 441
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SCS handles heavy jack up

November 13 - November 13 - Earlier this year, SCS Heavy Lifts & Transport Group was called in to verify the centres of gravity of an 800-tonne jacket and a 500-tonne topside in Alexandria, Egypt.
Views: 834
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Cutillo heads up WCA Projects

November 13 - November 13 - WCA Projects, the specialist project freight network of WCA Ltd, has appointed Bruce Cutillo as its new general manager.
Views: 744
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CSS gets on the skids

November 13 - November 13 - The projects, oil and energy division of Consolidated Shipping Services (CSS) Group in Dubai, has handled the delivery of 12 skids, each weighing more than 33 tonnes, to Yemen.
Views: 927
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Air Partner brings aid to the Philippines

November 13 - November 13 - Air Partner has organised four Boeing 777 and two Boeing 747 flights to carry 600 tonnes of aid and supplies to the Philippines.
Views: 473
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Guangzhou Sunshine ships cranes

November 12 - November 12 - Guangzhou Sunshine International Logistics has managed the shipment of more than ten crane sub-assemblies, each consisting of six parts, from China to Indonesia.
Views: 768
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Indial handles track-tamping locomotive

November 12 - November 12 - Mumbai-based Indial Shipping has handled the import of a track-tamping locomotive for a large corporation in India.
Views: 647
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ACS flies aid to Philippines

November 12 - November 12 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has arranged a number of cargo charters to carry essential aid to the typhoon-ravaged Philippines.
Views: 489
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Tripod load-outs for Verbrugge and Sarens

November 12 - November 12 - Verbrugge Zeeland Terminals in the port of Vlissingen, Netherlands and its partner Sarens have completed the load-out of five tripods for the German offshore wind farm, Global Tech I.
Views: 494
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ASL joins XLP

November 12 - November 12 - Anand Shipping Lines (ASL) has become the latest member of the XLProjects (XLP) network.
Views: 636
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Delayed super-oilfield starts to bear fruit

November 12 - November 12 - More than 13 years after its discovery the Kashagan super-giant oilfield, located in the northern part of the Caspian Sea close to Atyrau, Kazakhstan, started production last month, pumping approximately 40,000 barrels of oil per day (bpd).
Views: 981
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FPS Group adds two

November 12 - November 12- Famous Pacific Shipping (FPS) Group has appointed two new network members, which have experience in project cargo logistics.
Views: 1311
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Scheuerle assists crane order at Gdynia

November 11 - November 11 - Based in Poland, Gdynia Port Technical Company, has begun processing a large onsite order for Konecranes' Finland branch, ready for shipment to Global Container Terminals (GCT) in New Jersey, USA.
Views: 658
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Maersk-Rickmers doubles up

November 11 - November 11 - US flag heavy lift project carrier, Maersk-Rickmers, has lifted and moved two range support craft, of which the largest weighed 220 tonnes, for the US Navy.
Views: 1148
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Ocean7 launches

November 11 - November 11 - A new heavy lift chartering and shipping company has been founded, Ocean7 Projects, operating a fleet of multipurpose and heavy lift vessels.
Views: 1147
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Kim steps down from debt-laden Hanjin

November 11 - November 11 - Hanjin Shipping's chief executive officer, Kim Young Min, has announced his resignation from the company, assuming responsibility for its continuing losses and delay in getting financial support from creditors.
Views: 948
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Globalink goes for gold

November 11 - November 11 - Globalink has handled the delivery of three 650-tonne mills for a gold mine project from China to Balkhash, Kazakhstan.
Views: 824
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Drum duo for Nurminen

November 11 - November 11 - Nurminen Logistics has transported two large drums from Ii, Finland to Gavle, Sweden.
Views: 570
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The Friday Flyer - November 8th 2013

November 11 - There has been plenty of media coverage this week about the opening of DP World's London Gateway, the UK's newest container port, which saw the arrival of its first scheduled call, by MOL Caledon, a container ship laden with fruit and wine from South Afri
Views: 1583
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Bibby acquires Murray Fenton

November 8 - November 8 - Bibby Ship Management Group has purchased Murray Fenton Surveyors (India) Limited via its Indian division.
Views: 683
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Breaking the mould at Kita

November 8 - November 8 - Kita Logistics has handled the shipment of wind blade moulds from the USA to Izmir, Turkey.
Views: 666
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Mammoet launches terminal crane

November 8 - November 8 - Mammoet has unveiled its new MTC15 terminal crane, which has a capacity of 600 tonnes and a load moment of 15,000 tonne metres.
Views: 732
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PCN makes it three in Tanzania

November 8 - November 8 - BNM Freight Forwarders Co Ltd has become the third and final representative of the Project Cargo Network in Tanzania.
Views: 754
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Column delivery for V. Alexander

November 7 - November 7 - V. Alexander International Logistics has transported an outsize column from Poland to Russia, as part of a larger project involving delivery of an air separation plant to Central Russia.
Views: 611
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Liebherr duet in bridge refurbishment

November 7 - November 7 - Two Liebherr LG 1750 lattice boom mobile cranes operated by H. N. Krane and Maxicraft have helped position bridge sections for the Freidrich Bridge over the River Spree in Berlin, as part of its refurbishment.
Views: 856
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Via Mat ships sub-Sahara

November 7 - November 7 - Switzerland headquartered forwarder Via Mat Transport & Logistics is currently engaged with multi-origin project cargo shipments for a copper mine operator in Zambia.
Views: 696
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Swift Swiss delivery for Volga-Dnepr

November 6 - November 6 - Volga-Dnepr has delivered an aircraft engine cowling from Germany to Switzerland on board one of its IL-76TD-90VD aircraft.
Views: 395
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Tight transport for Van der Vlist

November 6 - November 6 - Van der Vlist have moved two Liebherr RL64 pipe-laying machines from Austria to the Netherlands for customisation, before transporting them to Wick, Scotland.
Views: 391
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Dacotrans busy in Panama

November 6 - November 6 - Dacotrans de Centroamerica has recently executed several projects and heavy lift transports in Panama, alongside opening a new office in the country.
Views: 898
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Tiong Woon sees strong start to FY 2014

November 6 - November 6 - Singapore headquartered Tiong Woon Corporation has released strong results for the three months ended September 2013 (Q1 2014), with turnover rising 3 percent year-on-year over Q1 2013 to USD35.9 million and gross profit jumping 30 percent to
Views: 975
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Crowley tows petrochemical gear

November 6 - November 6 - US headquartered Crowley Corporation mobilised three of its ocean class tugs to deliver and position the Lucius Spar in the Gulf of Mexico, on behalf of Anadarko Petroleum.
Views: 443
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Mixed results for Wilh Wilhelmsen

November 6 - November 6 - Reduced volumes of high and heavy cargo and seasonally lower demand for maritime services negatively affected Wilh Wilhelmsen Holding ASA's (WWH) total income and result for Q3 2013, said the Norwegian maritime industry group in a statement t
Views: 820
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Thorco opens in Chile

November 6 - November 6 - Multipurpose project shipping line Thorco Shipping has opened a new office in Santiago, Chile, trading as Thorco Shipping Chile.
Views: 636
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Mammoet moves Chevron coke drums

November 6 - November 6 - Netherlands headquartered heavy lift and transportation specialist Mammoet helped transport six coke drums for the Chevron El Segundo Refinery in El Segundo, California USA.
Views: 719
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Concert Group rebrands as XPO Global Logistics

November 6 - November 6 - USA headquartered XPO Logistics has rebranded its international freight forwarding division, Concert Group Logistics (CGL), to XPO Global Logistics.
Views: 677
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Counterfeit crane warning from Terex

November 5 - November 5 - Terex Cranes is tracking recent reports of counterfeit Terex crawler crane models originating from China, with the CC 2500-1 lattice boom crawler crane the model of choice for copycat manufacturers.
Views: 617
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Christmas curfews in Australia

November 5 - November 5 - In the upcoming Christmas and New Year period, curfews are being implemented in Queensland and Western Australia, limiting oversized vehicles on state roads, reports Peter Tippett Haulage.
Views: 427
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STS crane relocation for Kalmar

November 5 - November 5 - Kalmar, part of Cargotec, has completed the relocation of five ship-to-shore (STS) cranes for Transnet Port Terminals (TPT) in Durban, South Africa.
Views: 768
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Prilling tower delivery for Vantage

November 5 - November 5 - Ho Chi Minh City-based Vantage Logistics Corp (VLC) has delivered a prilling tower from the port of Hai Phong in northern Vietnam to a temporary jetty on the Tra Ly river.
Views: 531
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Wasa makes light work of gas tanks

November 5 - November 5 - Finland headquartered freight forwarder Wasa Logistics recently completed a complex multimodal project shipment, successfully delivering three over-dimensional gas tanks from Decin in the Czech Republic to Kokkola, Finland.
Views: 796
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Bridgepoint invests in LOC

November 4 - November 4 - LOC Group has secured a minority external investment from Bridgepoint Development Capital (BDC).
Views: 797
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Toll re-enters USPP market

November 4 - November 4 - Toll Group has negotiated its second issuance of US Private Placement (USPP) notes for the equivalent of USD250 million, which is anticipated to be drawn down on December 4, 2013.
Views: 465
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AT Logistics joins PPL

November 4 - November 4 - AT Logistics has become the latest member of Pacific Power Logistics (PPL) Networks.
Views: 900
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Rail track machinery move for The Freight Company

November 4 - November 4 - Bangkok, Thailand-based, The Freight Company Ltd, has transported five rail track laying machines from the Saphli railway station in Chumphon, southern Thailand, to the port of Laem Chabang.
Views: 740
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Volga-Dnepr helps Jamaica's power supply

November 4 - November 4 - Volga Dnepr Airlines has transported a 28-tonne turbine rotor from Houston, USA to Montego Bay, Jamaica for air charter broker, Chapman Freeborn.
Views: 566
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The Friday Flyer - November 1st 2013

November 1 - November 1 - In the northern hemisphere, winter is upon us, as the nights draw in and thoughts turn to snow and ice on jobsites. There does seem to be a brighter light at the end of the tunnel, with improved economic prospects in sight in many markets.
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Expansion for KOG Transport

November 1 - November 1 - KOG Transport has opened a new office in the UK and has entered into an agreement with Switzerland-headquartered Theodor Wille Intertrade (TWI).
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Ekin delivers dryers in Turkey

November 1 - November 1 - Turkish transportation company Ekin AS has completed the delivery of two 110-tonne dryers from Hendek to Yarimca in Turkey.
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Mammoet invests in Scheuerle SPMTs

November 1 - November 1 - Mammoet has signed a contract for 650 axle lines of self-propelled modular transporters (SPMTs) at Scheuerle, bringing the company's total number of employed axle lines to more than 3,000.
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Dredge hose shipment for Tuscor Lloyds

November 1 - November 1 - Tuscor Lloyds was contracted by a client in the oil and gas industry to transport dredge hoses and sleeves from Felixstowe, UK to Busan in South Korea.
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Success for CLC Projects in KL

November 1 - November 1 - 54 project freight forwarders from 36 countries around the world attended the fourth global conference of CLC Projects Network, held October 24-25 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
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Heavy Lift Across The World

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