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Vestas and MHI target offshore wind

September 30 - September 30 - Danish wind turbine manufacturer Vestas Wind Systems and Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) have agreed to a joint venture dedicated to offshore wind energy projects.
Views: 1274
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A.R.T. gets CargoWise

September 30 - September 30 - Hong Kong headquartered A.R.T. Logistics - a provider of project logistics services focused on Central Asia, Russia and the CIS - has teamed with logistics software provider CargoWise to implement its ediEnterprise software solution.
Views: 905
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Etihad Rail and National Air tie-up

September 30 - September 30 - Developer and operator of the UAE's national railway network, Etihad Rail, and USA based provider of on-demand air charter services National Air Cargo, have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will see the latter incorporate rai
Views: 1600
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BWL joins PCN

September 30 - September 30 - Bluestar Worldwide Logistics (BWL) has been approved as a Project Cargo Network (PCN) representative in Kuwait.
Views: 1625
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PCN welcomes Israel's DSS

September 27 - September 26 - Dynamic Shipping Services (DSS) has joined the Project Cargo Network (PCN), representing Israel.
Views: 1838
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ACP completes glass-bottom shipment

September 26 - September 26 - Brisbane headquartered project forwarder Australian Customs Professionals (ACP) completed the shipment of a glass-bottom boat and an aluminium pontoon to Fiji.
Views: 1245
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GAC opens its doors

September 26 - September 26 - GAC USA is hosting an open house today to give its customers and all oil and gas companies the chance to view its new warehouse in the Central Green District of Houston, Texas.
Views: 913
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Pipe lay tower move for Jumbo

September 26 - September 26 - Jumbo Shipping has completed the transportation of the first of two 1,600-tonne flexible pipe lay towers to Okpo, South Korea for French company Imeca.
Views: 1454
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Jumbo launches K3000 class vessel

September 25 - September 25 - Netherlands headquartered Jumbo has launched its first new K3000 class vessel - named Jumbo Kinetic - at the Brodosplit shipyard, located in Split, Croatia.
Views: 1036
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PCN duo reels-in South Korea

September 25 - September 25 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) member V. Alexander International Logistics - representing Germany, Mongolia and Russia - along with Finnish representative Oy Hacklin Logistics, shipped special cable reels into Hamburg for on forwarding to Sout
Views: 1165
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Freight Expert joins PPL

September 24 - September 24 - Freight Expert, Inc. from Japan has become the latest company to join the Pacific Power Logistics Network (PPL).
Views: 1430
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SCS handles heavy South Korean cargo

September 24 - September 24 - Ho Chi Minh City based Super Cargo Service Co Ltd (SCS) has organised the shipment of a rotor from the South Korean port of Mesan to Vietnam.
Views: 776
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Website makeover for PCN

September 24 - September 24 - In conjunction with the signing up of its 200th member, Project Cargo Network (PCN) has re-launched its website.
Views: 931
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Luxembourg and HNCA discuss Cargolux

September 23 - September 23 - The Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is in talks with Chinese investors relating to the sale of its 35 percent stake in all-cargo carrier Cargolux Airlines International.
Views: 1687
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Grand Arabia joins PCN

September 23 - September 23 - Grand Arabia has joined the Project Cargo Network (PCN) as the third and final member in Jordan
Views: 1030
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Mammoet completes landmark jack-up

September 23 - September 23 - Netherlands headquartered heavy transportation specialist Mammoet has successfully performed its 25th jack-up project since the system was introduced in 2004.
Views: 1596
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The Friday Flyer - September 20th 2013

September 20 - September 20 - A keynote address at next week's Breakbulk Americas conference poses the stark question: What is the future of the breakbulk industry?
Views: 2658
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Drum double for CNC

September 20 - September 20 - CNC Freight Services has arranged the door-to-door transportation of a Hydrocarbon Drain Drum (HDD) and an Amine Drain Drum from Malaysia to Canada.
Views: 1085
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City Union moves 2,000 cu m for CNPC

September 19 - September 19 - China-based City Union Logistics has handled a project with a total volume of 2,000 cu m for China National Petroleum Corporation (CNPC).
Views: 1339
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Busy time for V. Alexander

September 18 - September 18 - V. Alexander has organised the delivery of a further three ESPREE reactors from the German inland port of Dresden to Belgium for a polypropylene-plant-project, involving a combined truck/barge/truck operation, plus surveys at both loading a
Views: 1298
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Bellville buy expands OIA's network

September 18 - September 18 - Portland, Oregon based OIA Global has purchased majority control of Bellville International Ltd, headquartered in London, UK.
Views: 1641
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Unishipping in Indo-Bulgarian move

September 17 - September 17 - Unishipping International Ltd arranged the delivery of equipment for what claims to be the world's largest copper recycler from India to its production plant in Bulgaria.
Views: 1360
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BBC helps rescue Syrian refugees

September 17 - September 17 - BBC Chartering's vessel BBC Iceland has helped to rescue more than 300 Syrian refugees found in fishing boats off the Sicilian coast of Italy.
Views: 994
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ASCO wins Tanzanian supply base contract

September 13 - September 13 - International oil and gas services company ASCO has been awarded a three-year USD100 million contract to provide supply base services to BG in Tanzania.
Views: 1118
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COSCO Dalian to build BigRoll vessels

September 13 - September 13 - BigRoll Shipping - the new heavy lift shipping line formed in May 2013 through the combination of BigLift Shipping and RollDock Shipping - has contracted COSCO Dalian Shipyard to build two MC Class module carriers for the transportation of
Views: 1332
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First steel cut for ACL

September 12 - September 12 - The official steel cutting ceremony has taken place in Shanghai for Atlantic Container Line's five G4 container / ro-ro carriers (CONRO), marking the beginning of actual construction.
Views: 1538
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Tight fit for giant rotor

September 12 - September 12 - Ruslan International arranged the transport of a rotor from Chengdu, China to
Views: 1415
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UK first for Saudia Cargo

September 12 - September 12 - Saudia Cargo is set to increase freighter capacity on a number of routes across its global network.
Views: 1106
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Yong Sheng arrives in Rotterdam

September 12 - September 12 - When China Ocean Shipping Company's (COSCO) multipurpose heavy lift vessel, Yong Sheng, arrived in Rotterdam earlier this week, she sailed into the record books as the first Chinese ship to traverse the Northern Sea Route across the top of
Views: 1272
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PPL adds Sri Lankan member

September 12 - September 12 - The Pacific Power Logistics Network has welcomed its newest member - Sri Lanka headquartered Benchmark Logistics.
Views: 889
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Yacht move to US

September 12 - September 12 - Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA based Yacht Exports has successfully transported a 2013 Grand Banks Motor Yacht 50 Eastbay SX from Singapore to Norfolk, Virginia for display at the Annapolis Boat Show 2013.
Views: 1047
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PCN member establishes infrastructure JV

September 12 - September 12 - India headquartered Project Cargo Network (PCN) representative Procam Logistics has established a new joint venture with UK based Caparo Group that will be known as Caparo Procam Infrastructure Limited.
Views: 750
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BWS establishes Vietnamese presence

September 11 - September 11 - Denmark headquartered Blue Water Shipping (BWS) will establish its own office in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, which will focus on developing its oil, gas and industrial projects business as well as its general cargo, wind and reefer logistics
Views: 947
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Jumbo trumpets anchor spread contract

September 11 - September 11 - Jumbo has been awarded a pipelaying contract by Malaysian contractor, Sigur Ros, to oversee transportation and installation of 126 gravity anchor spreads.
Views: 1268
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Steder expedites China shipments

September 11 - September 11 - Steder Group has handled the shipment of several items of urgently required marine equipment from Rotterdam to China.
Views: 1326
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OSD secures design contract

September 10 - September 10 - OSD-IMT, a division of Netherlands-based Offshore Ship Designers, has secured a design contract for two IMT 965 seismic support vessels for China Oilfield Service Ltd (COSL), Beijing.
Views: 1227
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Gruber takes over Intertransport

September 10 - September 10 - Gruber Logistics has acquired 100 percent shares of Bremen-based Intertransport Hohnholz GmbH.
Views: 1158
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Gas by the dozen for Transmarine

September 9 - September 9 - Transmarine Services India Pvt Ltd has handled a large shipment from Thailand to Egypt for Canada-based EMCO.
Views: 1121
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Heavy work for Aaras in Pakistan

September 9 - September 9 - Aaras Shipping handled a 104.73 tonne shipment from Karachi to Besham in the Shangla District of Pakistan.
Views: 1545
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Globalink delivers on time in Kazakhstan

September 9 - September 9 - Globalink Logistics handled the overland transportation of an OOG separator from Kyzyl Orda to the Aryskum oilfield in Zhezkazgan, Kazakhstan.
Views: 1216
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The Friday Flyer - September 6th 2013

September 9 - September 9 - Expect plenty of ballyhoo in Rotterdam next week if COSCO's multi-purpose heavy lift ship, Yong Sheng, arrives on schedule on Monday.
Views: 2666
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Guangzhou Sunshine handles ship crane move

September 6 - September 6 - Guangzhou Sunshine International Logistics Co Ltd managed the shipment of a hydraulic power unit and pressure vessel from Rotterdam to the Nansha shipyard in China.
Views: 1345
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Press call for Albacor

September 5 - September 5 - Albacor Shipping handled the transport of a heavy press from Cleveland to Ohio and steel plant equipment from China to Brazil.
Views: 1155
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It's a gas for Nabros

September 4 - September 4 - Nabros Transport Pvt. Ltd. arranged the delivery of a feed gas dryer and absorber from the port of Dahej to Vijaipur in India.
Views: 1062
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MST overcomes delivery constraints

September 4 - September 4 - Maritime Synergy (Thailand) Co. Ltd (MST), based in Laem Chabang, Thailand, handled the oversized shipment of a 40-tonne flat rack container from the port to its final destination in Columbia.
Views: 900
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Holleman handles heavy condensers

September 4 - September 4 - Holleman Bulgaria O.O.D transported two oversized condensers from Ploietsi to the port of Constanta in Romania.
Views: 1463
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IFT carries crane to Thailand

September 4 - September 4 - International Freight Transport Inc. (IFT) has shipped a Link-Belt HSP-8050 crane from Utah to Lat Krabang, Thailand.
Views: 1271
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A.R.T. adds to Mongolian canvas

September 4 - September 4 - A.R.T. Logistics has tripled the frequency and capacity of its LTL service connecting Vilnius, Lithuania with Ulan Bator, Mongolia.
Views: 1570
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SAL arrives early with sphere tank

September 4 - September 4 - Thanks to some effective planning, SAL Heavy Lift's Grietje discharged a sphere tank that had been shipped from Sattahip, Thailand to Antwerp, Belgium, three days ahead of schedule.
Views: 1507
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SNS lands B747 in Somalia

September 3 - September 3 - SNS claims to have set another trend in the history of air-freight by landing the first B747 cargo plane at Mogadishu Airport, Somalia.
Views: 1163
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IBC and Daewon join forces

September 3 - September 3 - IBC Internationale Spedition, based in Linz, Austria, and Daewon Logipia Co. Ltd, from Seoul, South Korea, teamed up to handle a project shipment of reactors.
Views: 1142
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Spedition Thomas in multi-origin move

September 3 - September 3 - Austrian freight forwarder, Spedition Thomas has handled a multi-origin transport of a complete pollution cleaning facility.
Views: 1511
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Intermax ships hoppers

September 2 - September 2 - Intermax Logistics Solutions has handled the shipment of 200 hopper railcars from Shanghai to Puerto Ordaz, Venezuela.
Views: 1035
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Austral Asia Line adds Xiamen

September 2 - September 2 - Effective October 11, Austral Asia Line will add a Xiamen call to its Far East to Australia and New Zealand multipurpose liner service.
Views: 668

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