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Ekin transports tank trio

February 28 - February 28 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation Co has handled the shipment of three outsize tanks from Turkey to Bulgaria.
Views: 1363
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New Singapore HQ for DNV GL

February 27 - February 27 - Ship classification society and risk and sustainability service provider, DNV GL, has consolidate operations in its new Singapore headquarters to meet the growing demand for its services in the region.
Views: 641
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Tianjie delivers SPMTs

February 26 - February 26 - Tianjie Heavy Industries has delivered 120 lines of Tianjie TJ-G3.0 type SPMTs.
Views: 631
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R&B ships another huge crane

February 25 - February 25 - R&B Global Projects has handled the shipment of a Terex CC 8000-1 lattice boom crawler crane from the port of Ilyichevsk in Ukraine to Thailand's Laem Chabang port.
Views: 1313
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MacGregor to supply crane pair

February 25 - February 25 - MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has won an order for two subsea cranes from South Korean shipyard Hyundai Heavy Industries Co Ltd, to be fitted onboard a new heavy construction vessel.
Views: 1120
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Steely move for InterRail

February 24 - February 24 - The Swiss rail freight service provider, the InterRail Group, has transported 41 high cube 40 ft containers full of steel equipment over 8,000 km along the wide gauge railway connection between Europe and China.
Views: 1203
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Masstrans lifts eleven

February 24 - February 24 - Masstrans Freight LLC has handled eleven OOG cargoes and associated accessories - a total of 3,153 tonnes - in Dubai's Jebel Ali Port.
Views: 895
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US nuclear projects on the horizon

February 24 - February 24 - Project forwarders in the United States will welcome the news that the country's government has issued USD6.5 billion in loan guarantees for the construction of two new nuclear power reactors at Alvin W. Vogtle Electric Generating Plant.
Views: 824
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Chipolbrok adds four

February 20 - February 20 - Chipolbrok has signed a contract with Shanghai Shipyard for the construction of four 32,000 dwt heavy lift vessels, for delivery to the company in 2015 and 2016.
Views: 1338
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Hat trick for Blue Water in Tbilisi

February 20 - February 20 - Blue Water Shipping's Tbilisi office has handled three complex unloading, loading and transportation projects in Georgia.
Views: 1055
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Terex crane takes a trip

February 19 - February 19 - Kuwait's Integrated Logistics Company has transported a 1,600-tonne capacity Terex CC 8800-1 crawler crane over a distance of 1,250 km in order to lift a 771-tonne hydrotreating reactor for the Yanbu Export Refinery in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1357
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Saudia to increase belly capacity

February 19 - February 19 - Saudi Airlines Cargo (Saudia Cargo) is increasing its belly capacity on new international routes to Manchester and Los Angeles as of April 1, 2014.
Views: 591
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Escalators fly with Volga-Dnepr

February 19 - February 19 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered lifts and escalators to be used in the modernisation of the National Belarus Airport from Shanghai to Minsk, Belarus.
Views: 1280
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Royal project for LoadLine

February 19 - February 19 - LoadLine has handled two project operations for the Saudi royal family, moving all of their belongings from Agadir, Morocco to Jordan and Saudi Arabia.
Views: 950
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Coscol sets single lifting record

February 19 - February 19 - COSCO Shipping Co. Ltd. (Coscol) has loaded two 566-tonne liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) tanks on its heavy lift vessel DA AN at the Jiangyin Port in Jiangsu, China.
Views: 1095
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Arctic shipping routes no silk road for China

February 17 - February 17 - The Arctic Institute has released a report entitled The Future of Arctic Shipping: A New Silk Road for China, which discusses the impact Arctic shipping routes will have on trade to and from Asia.
Views: 772
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Wind tower rises with SNS

February 17 - February 17 - SNS International Transport has transported components for a wind turbine tower, which will be installed in Jordan's Al Shobak district.
Views: 846
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Giant rotor flies with Ruslan

February 14 - February 14 - Ruslan International has carried a power station rotor from Kuwait to Singapore using one of the 17 Antonov AN-124 freighter aircraft under its management.
Views: 1121
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Heavy lifts for Fagioli

February 14 - February 14 - Fagioli India has lifted an 800-tonne ship-to-shore crane at Pipavav port in India.
Views: 1341
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StederDelta goes for two in Romania

February 13 - February 13 - StederDelta Group has decided to open a new office in Bucharest, which will focus on commercial operations.
Views: 845
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Cautious optimism from WWH

February 13 - February 13 - Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA (WWH) has seen a positive growth in deep sea volumes transported and the group's maritime services segment for the fourth quarter of 2013.
Views: 1498
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DHL wins wind power project

February 13 - February 13 - DHL Industrial Projects China has won a contract to transport six 2.1 MW wind turbines from China to Chile.
Views: 832
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Heavy lift growth at Tiong Woon

February 12 - February 12 - Tiong Woon Corporation Holding Ltd has posted a net profit increase of 46 percent at SGD13.4 million (USD10.6 million) for the six months ended December 31, 2013.
Views: 1415
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New Spanish office for WWL

February 12 - February 12 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) has opened a new branch office in Barcelona to support its growing customer business in Spain.
Views: 1923
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EMS gets transformers moving

February 12 - February 12 - EMS Chartering has begun the transport of four 130-tonne transformers from their production facility in Germany to Turkey.
Views: 871
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It's a gold mine for Globalink

February 12 - February 12 - Globalink's project logistics team has handled a turnkey transportation project of three mills from China for a gold mine in the southeast of Kazakhstan.
Views: 1328
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Two of a kind for Globalink

February 11 - February 11 - Globalink has handed the transport of two transformers from Turkey to North Buzachi in Kazakhstan, as well as the transport of Pratt & Whitney aircraft engines from Uzbekistan to Singapore and back.
Views: 1065
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It all starts here, says SOHAR

February 11 - February 11 - SOHAR Port and Freezone have launched a new brand identity as part of an international marketing drive.
Views: 929
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ABS guides NSR shippers

February 11 - February 11 - The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) has released a technical paper supporting shipowners and operators that plan to transit the increasing popular shipping routes through the Arctic seas.
Views: 1052
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Rio-bound Beta hitches ride with Cosco

February 11 - February 11 - Atlantica Tender Drilling's semi-submersible Beta platform has been successfully transported from Dalian to Rio De Janeiro on the deck of Coscol's semi-submersible heavy transport vessel Tai An Kou.
Views: 843
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NSA and Rickmers-Linie join forces

February 10 - February 10 - National Shipping of America (NSA) has partnered with Rickmers-Linie (America) to provide more global connections to Puerto Rico shippers and expand breakbulk services to the island.
Views: 1026
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Lysander ships heavy nacelle

February 10 - February 10 - Lysander Shipping has arranged the import and delivery of a large wind turbine nacelle from Samsung Heavy Industries in Korea to the NAREC testing facility in Blyth.
Views: 1227
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R&B transports drill-rig

February 7 - February 7 - R&B Global Projects has organised the transportation of a dismantled mobile drill-rig from the Krapina-Zagorje province of Croatia to the port of Poti in Georgia.
Views: 890
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Challenging yacht shipment for Allseas

February 6 - February 6 - Allseas Global Logistics' project team has transported a yacht from a shipyard in Rayong, Thailand to Southampton, UK.
Views: 1277
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Sacema gets mill turning

February 6 - February 6 - Denmark based Sacema Project Shipping has completed the shipment of a secondhand board mill from Italy to India.
Views: 1430
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FKAB secures conversion contract

February 6 - January 6 - FKAB China has won a design order from ZPMC's shipping arm, for the conversion of a 15 year old aframax tanker into a semi-submersible heavy lift vessel.
Views: 1242
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High five for Indian ports

February 6 - February 6 - The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) has approved the proposal of four new container terminal projects and one multipurpose cargo berth project.
Views: 1145
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CEA handles factory parts

February 5 - February 5 - CEA Projects has handled the transportation of 5,200 tonnes of factory parts for the Nissan Motor Company.
Views: 1177
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Saudia Cargo maintains solid performance in 2013

February 4 - February 4 - Saudia Cargo continues to perform well despite the difficult economic climate, comments Nabil Khojah, ceo of the standalone air freight business of Saudi Arabian Airlines.
Views: 1459
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Coscol to supply for Shell

February 3 - February 3 - COSCO Shipping Co Ltd (Coscol) has officially become a provider of transport services for heavy lift cargoes for Shell, after successfully passing a QHSE assessment by the oil and gas giant.
Views: 1341
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PCN duo in separator move

February 3 - February 3 - Trinidad's Ramps Logistics and its South Korean partner, Daewon Logipia Co Ltd have handled the transportation of a vertical dryer inlet separator from Ulsan to the Port of Lisas.
Views: 1287
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Project logistics first in Myanmar

February 3 - February 3 - This year, Project Cargo Nexus is holding its annual meeting in Yangon, Myanmar from March 12 - 14, which is the first time an international logistics event has been held in the country, the network claims.
Views: 964
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17th BUSINESSrun set for Shanghai

February 3 - February 3 - Flensborg and Associates, a Munich-based sales and consulting firm, has announced the 17th BreakBulk BUSINESSrun, which will take place in Shanghai on March 12, 2014.
Views: 1371

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