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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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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.
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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: 1352
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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: 2488
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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: 2436
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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: 2546
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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.
Views: 2625
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BigLift busy for Dangote

December 5 - Since November 2018, BigLift has been busy transporting cargoes for Dangote Oil Refining Company’s (DORC) project in Lagos, Nigeria.
Views: 3000
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PCN gathers in Botswana

November 27 - Members of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) met at the Grand Palm Resort in Botswana during November for the network’s ninth annual summit.
Views: 2270
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Bullocks completes mill shell shipment

November 22 - Australia’s Bullocks Freightmasters International has delivered mill shells and accessories from Fremantle to Durban, South Africa.
Views: 2122
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Bolloré delivers for LNG Afungi

November 20 - Bolloré Transport and Logistics Mozambique has delivered more than 3,000 tons (2,721.6-tonnes) of cargo for the LNG Afungi site. 
Views: 2430
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Lovemore steps up for steel move 

November 18 - South Africa’s Lovemore Bros has utilised its MultiMAX 2+6-axle stepdeck trailer from Faymonville to move a steel structure. 
Views: 1870

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