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Second Asian office for Peters & May

May 30 - May 30 - Peters & May has opened a second Asian base, in Shanghai, from which new team member Ai Xing will strengthen the company's support of the growing Asian yacht building market, as well as continuing to work with local yacht dealers, brokers and own
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BDP delivers rig to India

May 30 - May 30 - BDP International UK Ltd and its Indian project logistics unit Unique Global Logistics (UGL) have coordinated the shipment of a 200-tonne mobile oil rig from the port of Southampton to Rajasthan, India.
Views: 1069
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Multiple plant move for OTIM

May 30 - May 30 - OTIM srl has handled the organisation and transportation of a project, comprising of outsize engineering plants, with a total weight of 548 tonnes from Italy to China.
Views: 975
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Saudi first for Volga-Dnepr

May 30 - May 30 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has operated its first flight for Saudi Arabia's King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) organisation, transporting the SaudiSat-4 satellite to its launch site in Orsk, Russia.
Views: 922
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Alexander reels in the work

May 30 - May 30 - Alexander Global Logistics has handled the transport of 18 cable reels from the UK to the Mongolian capital Ulan Bator, via the Chinese port of Tianjin.
Views: 1152
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Aaras handles vessel trio

May 30 - May 30 - Aaras Projects and Logistics, through its affiliate Aaras Shipping Agency, has handled three breakbulk/project cargo vessels at the Karachi Port.
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RR Shipping pipes up

May 29 - May 29 - RR Shipping Pvt Ltd has transported 5.2 m long seamless tubes for the oil and gas industry, with a total weight of 21.65 tonnes, from Ahmedabad to Mumbai via airfreight.
Views: 1080
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FLS celebrates warehouse opening

May 29 - May 29 - Dubai-based Fleet Line Shipping (FLS) has opened its new warehouse facility dedicated to project cargo in Jebel Ali Free Zone.
Views: 828
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Volga-Dnepr takes vehicles for test drive

May 29 - May 29 - Two mobile meteorological support vehicles have been flown from Delhi to Yekaterinburg in Russia on board one of Volga-Dnepr Airlines' AN-124-100 freighter aircraft, after being tested by specialists in India.
Views: 828
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Fairmount in Naga tow

May 28 - May 28 - Fairmount Marine's tug Fairmount Expedition has towed the jack-up rig Naga 3 from the PV Marine Shipyard in Vung Tau, Vietnam to the RD-19X Block 15-2 oilfield offshore Vietnam.
Views: 712
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Only the Best for Bati

May 27 - May 27 - Bati Shipping & Trading has transported seven 75-tonne Best transformers and other accessories from Balikesir in Turkey to Saudi Arabia's Jeddah Port.
Views: 1206
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InterMax completes large reactor shipment

May 27 - May 27 - InterMax Logistics Solution has completed the shipment of 22 oversize reactors from Zhangjiagang to Jubail, with the loading of three 294-tonne reactors onto the vessel Wilma at the Chinese port of Puxi.
Views: 1244
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GAC partners with OMA to move giant barge

May 26 - May 26 - GAC and its local partner OMA Ivory Coast have project managed the movement of a massive installation barge from Escravos to Abidjan.
Views: 2059
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BAM Clough puts foot on the gas with SAL Heavy Lift

May 26 - May 26 - SAL Heavy Lift, through its wholly owned Singapore subsidiary, SAL Heavy Lift Singapore, has signed a major new contract with Australia's BAM Clough joint venture for the shipping and deployment of LNG and LPG product loading platforms for the IN
Views: 1207
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Bonnie rocks on with ASCO

May 26 - May 26 - ASCO Group has continued its push into the Australian market after reaching agreement to become the majority shareholder in Bonnie Rock Transport - a specialist provider of oil and gas logistics support.
Views: 1572
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NYK expands ro-ro service to JAXPORT

May 23 - May 23 - From June 2014, NYK Line is expanding its roll-on/roll-off service to and from Jacksonville to include connections in Asia.
Views: 1028
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Kamag carries 6,000-tonne module

May 23 - May 23 - Dongbang, KCTC and Korea Express have transported a 6,000-tonne Doosan-manufactured seawater desalination plant module using Kamag K24 transporters.
Views: 706
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Jumbo delivers pancakes

May 23 - May 23 - Jumbo's vessel Fairpartner has carried 11 foundation decks for Estaleiros Do Brasil Ltda (EBR) from Iskenderun, Turkey to Rio Grande in Brazil.
Views: 1112
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Allianz appoints Khanna

May 23 - May 23 - Allianz Group's specialist corporate insurer, Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) has appointed Captain Rahul Khanna as global head of marine risk consulting, effective July 1, 2014.
Views: 1135
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Sad Song for Cargolux

May 23 - May 23 - Cargolux Airlines International and Robert Song have mutually agreed to terminate his role as senior vice president, head of Asia & Pacific with immediate effect.
Views: 1311
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Logwin makes Indian commitment

May 23 - May 23 - Logwin has acquired all the shares of the previous minority shareholders in its Indian organisation, meaning that the company is now the sole oner of Logwin Air & Ocean India Pvt Ltd.
Views: 901
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Capital projects and contracts - May 23rd 2014

May 23 - This week we have seen Technip win a giant USD6.14 billion EPC deal for a LNG facility in Russia, a consortium including RWE Dea and Petrofac securing a USD976 million contact to build a gas processing plant in the Algerian Sahara, and Europe's largest bl
Views: 2154
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Damani handles crane import

May 22 - May 22 - Damani Shipping has handled the import of a 51-tonne telescopic crane at Mumbai Port.
Views: 1179
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ACS assists Iraqi elections

May 21 - May 21 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has performed more than twenty charters carrying necessary equipment for the Iraqi elections which took place last month.
Views: 616
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Aaras busy in Karachi

May 21 - May 21 - Aaras Project & Logistics Pakistan has handled various project cargoes arriving on three different vessels at the Port of Karachi from China.
Views: 1187
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Air Partner bags two

May 20 - May 20 - Air charter broker, Air Partner, has revealed that Mark Middleton has joined the group as director of business development for freight - Asia Pacific, based in Singapore. Middleton was previously commercial director at Chapman Freeborn.
Views: 1527
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Oily move for Fast & Direct

May 20 - May 20 - Fast & Direct Heavy Lift Solutions has arranged the transport of oilfield equipment from a factory in Jebel Ali Free Zone to Kuwait.
Views: 1333
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Power shipment arrives in St Petersburg

May 20 - May 20 - JSC Sea Port of Saint-Petersburg (SP SPb) has handled a consignment of out-of-gauge oil and gas equipment, with a total weight of 1,672 tonnes, which arrived from Canada on board Hansa Heavy Lift's HHL Tokyo.
Views: 1451
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Adani in bumper Dhamra acquisition

May 20 - May 20 - Adani Ports and Special Economic Zone - one of India's largest private port operators - has acquired Dhamra Port in Odisha in a deal worth approximately USD941 million.
Views: 1370
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Las Vegas welcomes PPG

May 19 - May 19 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG), with the support of its USA member TransProject LLC, enjoyed a successful annual conference in Las Vegas from May 7-9.
Views: 1269
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Almajdouie wins cold box contract

May 19 - May 19 - Almajdouie Logistics won a contract to handle the Customs clearance and transportation of 358-tonne cold boxes from the Jubail Port to the Sadara project site in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1051
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Record load out for Lift & Shift

May 19 - May 19 - Lift & Shift Engineering Middle East (LSEME) - a joint venture between Lift & Shift India and OHI Group Oman - has completed the load out and transport of heavy offshore decks in Oman.
Views: 706
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Valve move for Logistics Plus

May 16 - May 16 - Logistics Plus Turkey has delivered a disassembled main inlet valve from Delhi to the Trabzon HEPP Project site in Turkey.
Views: 919
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PCN hails success of free networking

May 16 - May 16 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) has just completed its first free networking event for project cargo and heavy lift specialists, which ran alongside the BreakBulk Europe exhibition in Antwerp.
Views: 1278
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SDV secures Timor-Leste certifications

May 16 - May 16 - SDV International Logistics has successfully set up its Integrated Management Systems (IMS) in Timor-Leste, Southeast Asia, by obtaining three international certification standards.
Views: 809
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Cargolux to inaugurate Zhengzhou

May 16 - May 16 - Cargolux Airlines International will inaugurate its scheduled service between Luxembourg and Zhengzhou, China on June 14, 2014.
Views: 838
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Allcargo sets Indian record

May 15 - May 15 - Allcargo Logistics has successfully loaded nine pieces of heavy and out-of-gauge cargo from Jawaharlal Nehru Port's shallow berth using its multipurpose vessel, Allcargo Susheela.
Views: 1348
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Banz Geodis Wilson opens in Bahrain

May 15 - May 15 - Freight forwarder Geodis Wilson has formed a joint venture with regional warehousing and distribution specialist Banz Group in Bahrain.
Views: 648
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CEA in Thai crane lift

May 14 - May 14 - CEA Project Logistics has coordinated the discharge of a Kobelco CKE1800 crawler crane from a barge at Sattahip Port in Thailand.
Views: 1338
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Boskalis sees Q1 growth

May 13 - May 13 - Royal Boskalis Westminster has reported year-on-year growth in revenues in the first quarter of 2014 in comparison to 2013.
Views: 877
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DA KANG loads tug duo

May 13 - May 13 - COSCO Shipping's heavy lift vessel DA KANG successfully lifted two tug boats, each of which weighed 615 tonnes, in Haiphong, Vietnam.
Views: 1342
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Heat is on for Paragon

May 12 - May 12 - Paragon Shipping & Logistics has transported an over-dimensional air cooled heat exchanger from Saudi Arabia to Dubai.
Views: 1139
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Intermarine goes for 15

May 12 - May 12 - Intermarine LLC is adding 15 new vessels to its fleet to meet the rising demand of its heavy lift and project cargo customers.
Views: 1178
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Steely job for WWPC members

May 9 - May 9 - Denholm Global Logistics and BNSF Logistics have worked together to transport two 53-tonne slag pots from Shanghai to a steel mill in the UK.
Views: 1533
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Good vibes for PCN duo

May 9 - May 9 - Member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) for Australia, Sadleirs Global Logistics and Egyptian PCN member, First Global Logistics, have worked together to ship four 30-tonne seismic vibrators out of Alexandria.
Views: 1241
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FPS expands network in Qatar

May 9 - May 9 - The Famous Pacific Shipping (FPS) network agent for Dubai, Jebel Ali and Abu Dhabi - Reliance Freight Systems - has opened a new office in Doha, Qatar.
Views: 1679
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Nordana adds Mediterranean service

May 9 - May 9 - Nordana is to commence operations for its new additional Mediterranean service in the middle of June, 2014.
Views: 1097
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SAL delivers heart of LNG plant

May 9 - May 9 - SAL Heavy Lift has transported a 257-tonne cryogenic heat exchanger on board its vessel Annagret from Fairless Hills in the USA to Malaysia.
Views: 1196
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Capital projects and contracts - May 9th 2014

May 9 - Here is a round up of some the key developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector. This week we have seen GE secure a deal to supply gas engines for China's emerging shale gas market, Fluor winning an EPC contract for the Quell
Views: 2725
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WWPC duo cooperate

May 8 - May 8 - BNSF Logistics' global project group in Houston and Istanbul's Smart Logistics have worked together to transport 500 cu m of oil and gas equipment.
Views: 1390
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Terex ups Indonesia's floating crane capacity

May 7 - May 7 - Terex Port Solutions (TPS) has strengthened its presence in Indonesia, with the order of three further Terex Gottwald Model 8 floating cranes from Winning Logistics Investments Pte Ltd.
Views: 1567
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PCN duo in drilling delivery

May 7 - May 7 - Italy's Fortune International Transport and Indonesia's FPS Movers worked together to transport two drilling systems from their production site in Italy to an island in the Indonesian archipelago.
Views: 981
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Liner lift for Liebherr

May 6 - May 6 - A Liebherr LR 11350 crawler crane has erected a 170-tonne pre-formed ring liner during the construction of reactor block 3 at the Kakrapar nuclear power plant in the Indian state of Gujarat.
Views: 782
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Fagioli and NCSG target Canadian LNG

May 2 - May 2 - NCSG Crane and Heavy Haulage Corp and Fagioli Canada have signed a cooperation agreement to work together on crane, rigging, and heavy haul projects in the LNG sector in the Prince Rupert area.
Views: 1615
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Projects and contracts - May 2nd 2014

May 2 - Here is a round up of some key developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector. In the past seven days we have seen Saipem secure a USD1.8 billion deal for Stage 2 of the Shah Deniz Project, ICA Fluor win a substantial pipeline
Views: 1404

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