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News and developments from logisticians and specialised transport providers active in the African heavy lift and project forwarding market.

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Laso rebrands GTE in Mozambique

February 12 - Mozambique-based GTE-Gruas E Transportes Especiais, a subsidiary of Laso Transportes, has rebranded as Laso Moçambique.
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Alistair completes mining moves 

February 10 - Alistair Group has transported nearly 2,000 tons (1,814.4 tonnes) of steel structures from Durban, South Africa to a mining site in Kolwezi, Democratic Republic of the Congo.
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Vanguard handles Golden Valley turbines

January 27 - South Africa’s Vanguard is currently offloading and transporting 48 wind turbines at Port Elizabeth, which are destined for a project site in Golden Valley.
Views: 1585
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LADOL partners with Mammoet

January 23 - The Lagos Deep Offshore Logistic Base (LADOL) in Nigeria has signed a collaboration agreement with engineered transport and heavy lift specialist Mammoet.
Views: 2007
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Contractors poisoned near South Africa

January 10 - Dutch contractor Royal Boskalis Westminster confirmed that an incident occurred onboard an FPSO that is being transported by its heavy lift vessel Vanguard from China to Brazil.
Views: 2025
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Somers launches ACE 54

January 2 - Philippe Somers has launched ACE 54 Project Management – a Dubai-headquartered company that will enable niche and medium-sized international project forwarders to participate in African door-to-door tenders.
Views: 3329
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Lifting and shifting from India to Nigeria

December 24 - Mumbai-based transportation, handling and lifting service provider Lift & Shift has moved 26 oversize components from India to Nigeria for a refinery project.
Views: 2784
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Sarens makes a splash in Algiers

December 11 - Sarens recently used its CC2800-1 crane to manoeuvre and install a wooden frame for an Olympic swimming pool roof at a busy site in Algiers, Algeria.
Views: 2724
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Rails shipped to Walvis Bay

December 10 - Approximately 3,860 steel rails, weighing 7,500 tonnes in total, were discharged at the port of Walvis Bay, Namibia, during November.
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