Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Heavy Lift Across the World

Asia News from March 2009

SAL opens representative office in Italy thumbnail image

SAL opens representative office in Italy

March 31 - March 31 - A SAL Italy representative office has been established based in the Genoa office of "K" Line (Europe) to provide marketing, sales representation and direct communication with SAL's clients in the country.
Views: 1231
SAL opens representative office in Italy thumbnail image

SAL opens representative office in Italy

March 31 - March 31 - A SAL Italy representative office has been established based in the Genoa office of "K" Line (Europe) to provide marketing, sales representation and direct communication with SAL's clients in the country.
SBS Worldwide meets over-dimensional challenge thumbnail image

SBS Worldwide meets over-dimensional challenge

March 30 - March 30 - Independent forwarder and logistics company, SBS Worldwide rose to the challenge when an existing client in Scotland advised of an over-dimensional consignment that needed to be moved to Singapore.
Views: 1223
Paradip port expects more project cargoes thumbnail image

Paradip port expects more project cargoes

March 30 - March 30 - According to reports in the Indian media, Paradip port, Orissa's only major port, is anticipating increased volumes of project cargoes.
Views: 802
Commercial team boosted thumbnail image

Commercial team boosted

March 27 - March 27 - Feedback from our readership, which includes over 7,000 shippers, shipping lines, ports and project freight forwarders all over the world, indicates that Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International is establishing itself as the must-read publ
Views: 1869
SAL opens representative office in Italy thumbnail image

Agility revenues up

March 25 - March 25 - Agility has reported profits of US$526 million in 2008, compared to US$531 million in 2007, while revenue rose 16 percent to US$6.8 billion.
Views: 1482
SBS Worldwide meets over-dimensional challenge thumbnail image

New trailer from Tiandi

March 23 - March 23 - China's Tiandi Heavy Duty Industrial Group, which specialises in the research, development and manufacture of heavy duty transport and construction equipment, has recently introduced its new platform-type modular trailer with higher gross loadi
Views: 825
Paradip port expects more project cargoes thumbnail image

New cranes for Salalah

March 23 - March 23 - Four super post panamax quay cranes have been delivered to the port of Salalah, bringing the total to eight cranes received in 2009 and completing the superstructure for the port's existing six berths.
Views: 1273
Mediterranean Project Chartering on the move thumbnail image

First female co-pilot for Indian Air Force Ilyushin-76

March 23 - March 23 - What better way for HLPFI to mark the recent International Women's Day, than with the news that the Indian Air Force's (IAF) Squadron Leader, Veena Saharan has become the first co-pilot to fly one of the IAF's largest aircraft, an Ilyushin-76.
Views: 918
SAL opens representative office in Italy thumbnail image

BME joins SmartWay environmental initiative

March 18 - March 18 - Georgia-based heavy lift and over-dimensional trucking firm Bennett Motor Express (BME) has joined the SmartWay Transport Partnership, a collaboration between US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the freight industry to increase energy
Views: 1262
SAL opens representative office in Italy thumbnail image

SAL delivers for Liebherr

March 18 - March 18 - SAL has undertaken a shipment of four LHM 500 mobile harbour cranes, two
Views: 1144
SBS Worldwide meets over-dimensional challenge thumbnail image

Dockwise secures nine contracts

March 17 - March 17 - Dockwise Shipping has been awarded nine near-term contracts to the value of approximately USD42 million.
Views: 1362
Mediterranean Project Chartering on the move thumbnail image

NSCSA to commence Charlotte heavy lift and project cargo call

March 13 - March 13 - The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (NSCSA) has confirmed to HLPFI that the Saudi Tabuk V 140 is now scheduled in Charleston on April 1st for the start of a new service from key East Coast US and Canada ports to Saudi Arabia, India an
Views: 1438
Commercial team boosted thumbnail image

Antwerp breakbulk agency remains confident

March 10 - March 10 - A neutral breakbulk and heavy lift shipping agency, launched last year in Antwerp, remains in buoyant mood despite the current choppy waters facing much of the global marketplace.
Views: 1260
New cranes for Salalah thumbnail image

Toll Global Forwarding completes BALtrans integration

March 3 - March 03 - Australian-based Toll Global Forwarding (TGF) has completed the integration of BALtrans Logistics Worldwide and will use its new Asian forwarding and logistics operations as a platform to strengthen the TGF network in the Middle East, South Afr
Views: 998
First female co-pilot for Indian Air Force Ilyushin-76 thumbnail image

Strait across to Taiwan

March 2 - March 2 - WWPC members, Maxlines International of Taiwan and NVOCC Shanghai Ocean Knight Shipping of Shanghai have successfully completed the shipment between the Chinese mainland and Taiwan of a ship's steel block weighing 714.5 tonnes in a consignment c
Views: 720

Heavy Lift Across The World

Discover heavy lift and project logistics industry news from around the world by region.