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All aboard for the AAL

June 30 - June 30 - Austral Asia Line (AAL) has introduced a passenger service where travellers can experience life on board a cargo ship while enjoying the views of the Asia Pacific region.
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Latin growth for Hansa

June 30 - June 30 - HANSA HEAVY LIFT has appointed Platetrade SA to support its Sao Paulo/Brazil office as part of the ongoing development of its agency network.
Views: 1835
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ISS on hand in Algeciras

June 27 - June 27 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has worked as agents for ZPMC for its breakbulk carrier, Zhen Hua 25, to manage discharge of four STS cranes at Algeciras port in Spain.
Views: 1295
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Capital projects and contracts - June 27th 2014

June 27 - Here is this week's round up of capital projects and contracts. Over the past few days we have seen Alstom reject a takeover from Siemens and Mitsubishi in favour of GE's USD17 billion bid, Technip securing projects on the Danish Continental Shelf, and Le
Views: 1845
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Fairmount tows jack-up rig

June 26 - June 26 - Ocean towage and heavy lift transportation company, Fairmount Marine has managed the towage of the West Ariel jack-up rig from Vung Tau, Vietnam, to Singapore.
Views: 1110
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The grass is greener with Volga-Dnepr

June 24 - June 24 - Two 9-tonne artificial grass machines used to create sustainable sports stadium pitches have arrived in Maastricht, the Netherlands onboard one of Volga-Dnepr Airlines' IL-76TD-90VD freighter aircraft.
Views: 980
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It's a wrap for Topline

June 24 - June 24 - Topline Express Logistics has shipped a consignment of cryogenic liquid storage tanks from Shanghai to Costa Rica's Port Caldera on board the multipurpose vessel Du An Chang.
Views: 887
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Promotions at Hill Dickinson

June 24 - June 24 - Hill Dickinson has promoted Darren Wall from its commodities team to the position of partner, with immediate effect. Four members of its marine, trade and energy team have also been promoted to the position of legal director.
Views: 1443
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Damco up in Myanmar

June 24 - June 24 - Damco has opened warehouse and container freight station (CFS) facility in Myanmar.
Views: 771
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Allseas seeks Afghan security

June 24 - June 24 - Allseas Global Logistics has established a new partnership with Pakistan's Raaziq International that will help to maintain two critical supply chain corridors into and out of Afghanistan as the country rebuilds after years of conflict.
Views: 1679
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Faymonville on Romania's roads

June 23 - June 23 - Romanian transport company RonTransMar has purchased a Faymonville MegaMAX lowbed trailer equipped with the manufacturer's independent wheel suspension Twin Axle II.
Views: 1054
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Panalpina appoints Breum

June 23 - June 23 - Panalpina has appointed Karsten Breum as its new chief human resources officer and member of the company's executive board.
Views: 995
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Helicopter flies with Volga-Dnepr

June 23 - June 23 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a prototype of the Turkish T129 attack helicopter onboard an IL-76TD-90VD cargo flight from Ankara to Berlin, before transporting it back to Turkey.
Views: 967
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Hansa appoints Neuendorff

June 19 - June 19 - Hansa Heavy Lift has appointed Steven Neuendorff as head of Americas, based at the company's regional headquarters in Houston.
Views: 1787
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TT Club calls for accident prevention

June 18 - June 18 - In a speech given to the Trans Middle East Conference in Qatar, Andrew Kemp, regional director of EMEA for the TT Club, called for operators to do more to minimise the causes of incidents resulting in bodily injury, cargo and property damage at
Views: 1205
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Ruslan spreads its wings

June 18 - June 18 - Ruslan International has transported four wing assemblies from Oklahoma to Tel Aviv for the recently launched Gulfstream G280 super midsize business jet.
Views: 1027
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Move One: Iraq update

June 17 - June 17 - Move One is continuing to operate its business in Iraq under the current turmoil but warns against using some transportation routes.
Views: 939
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Martin Bencher moves Qingdao office

June 17 - June 17 - Martin Bencher Qingdao, officially named Martin Bencher (Hong Kong) Ltd., has relocated its operations to a new address.
Views: 411
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Tuscor Lloyds gets reel going

June 17 - June 17 - Tuscor Lloyds has transported a 58-tonne cable reel from Newcastle, UK to Manila in the Philippines via South Korea's port of Busan.
Views: 1346
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China sinks P3 Network

June 17 - June 17 - The P3 Network - a global container shipping alliance planned by AP Moller-Maersk, MSC and CMA CGM - is officially dead in the water after the Chinese Ministry of Commerce (MOFCOM) said that it would rule out allowing the tie-up to go forward.
Views: 1633
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Cargolux launches Zhengzhou service

June 16 - June 16 - After a two-month delay, Cargolux Airlines International has launched scheduled services between Luxembourg and Zhengzhou.
Views: 925
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ICS concerned by regulatory reform

June 16 - June 16 - The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) - the principal global trade association for shipowners representing over 80 percent of the world merchant fleet - met in Limassol, Cyprus last week for its annual general meeting (AGM).
Views: 1625
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Steady year for Liebherr

June 16 - June 16 - During 2013, Liebherr Group achieved a turnover of USD12.12 billion against what it described as a backdrop of moderate international progress.
Views: 2151
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Sarjak eyes Japanese ODC market

June 16 - June 16 - Sarjak Containers Lines has enhanced its over-dimensional cargo (ODC) transportation services by introducing new routes to Japan.
Views: 628
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Reshamsingh bridges the gap

June 16 - June 16 - India's Reshamsingh & Co. has coordinated a complex project that required the transport of approximately 90,000 freight tonnes of cargo for a bridge development in Delhi.
Views: 853
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First steel cut for BigRoll Barentsz

June 16 - June 16 - The first steel has been cut for BigRoll Shipping's new 21,000-dwt MC class module carrier, BigRoll Barentsz, at the COSCO Dalian Shipyard.
Views: 1110
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FPS expands in Sri Lanka

June 13 - June 13 - FPS Sri Lanka has opened a new office in Galle, 120 km south of the country's capital Colombo.
Views: 864
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Safety is first concern, says TT Club

June 12 - June 12 - Insurance and risk management services provider for the transport and logistics industry, the TT Club, has called for port operators and cargo handlers to do more to minimise preventable accidents that result in injury, cargo and property damage
Views: 1313
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Bati opens in Iraq

June 12 - June 12 - Bati Shipping and Trading SA has opened a new office in Zakho, Iraq to meet increasing volumes of transportation enquiries for cargoes coming into Turkish ports for final delivery to northern Iraq.
Views: 1196
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FSG whips up a Storm

June 11 - June 11 - Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG) has handed over RollDock Storm to Dutch shipping company RollDock bv for immediate worldwide operation in the transport of specialised heavy cargo and project loads.
Views: 1366
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New service centres for UTi

June 11 - June 11 - UTi Worldwide has established ocean charter service centres in Amsterdam, Johannesburg and Singapore, with a global hub in Houston, to coordinate responses to clients in the energy, mining and construction industries.
Views: 794
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Ocean Patriot hitches lift

June 11 - June 11 - Dockwise's semi-submersible vessel Dockwise Vanguard has loaded Diamond Offshore's semi-submersible rig Ocean Patriot in Singapore, destined for Firth of Forth in Scotland.
Views: 1032
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Bhadkamkar to chair IFCBA

June 10 - June 10 - Shantanu Bhadkamkar, immediate past chairman of the Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations in India (FFFAI) has been unanimously elected as chairman of the International Federation of Customs Brokers Association (IFCBA).
Views: 767
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NYK welcomes Aries Leader

June 10 - June 10 - NYK has taken delivery of a new pure car carrier, Aries Leader, which was built by Shin Krushima Dockyard at its Onishi Shipyard in Japan.
Views: 628
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150-tonner for Damani

June 9 - June 9 - Damani Shipping has handled the shipment of a 150-tonne transformer from India's port of Mumbai to Port Callao in Peru.
Views: 1402
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Clean sweep for CEA

June 9 - June 9 - CEA Projects has transported modules and steel gas spools from Thailand to Darwin, Australia for the Ichthys LNG Project.
Views: 957
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Allison gets 13 in one

June 9 - June 9 - Allison Shipping International has transported 13 helicopters from Mesa in Arizona to Erbil, Iraq onboard a B747 for the Kurdistan Regional Government.
Views: 1050
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Cargolux denies Karachi claims

June 9 - June 9 - Cargolux Airlines International has denied claims that any of its aircraft were involved, damaged or destroyed in the terrorist attack at Jinnah international airport in Karachi.
Views: 913
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NileDutch welcomes Breda

June 9 - June 9 - The naming ceremony of the first of four NileDutch newbuild vessels, the NileDutch Breda, has been held at the Shanghai Shipyard on Chongming Island.
Views: 1520
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Capital projects and contracts - June 6th 2014

June 6 - Over the past seven days we have seen the International Energy Agency call for more than USD48 trillion of energy investment by 2035 to meet global demand; billions of dollars have been earmarked for infrastructure projects in Queensland and the Australia
Views: 1806
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M.A.Z. busy in Pakistan's ports

June 6 - June 6 - M.A.Z. Shipping and Consolidation Services has handled the lifting and transportation of four transformers and 30 windmill blades in Pakistan.
Views: 931
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Hill Dickinson ups Asian game

June 6 - June 6 - Hill Dickinson has strengthened its presence in the Asian shipping market by announcing a series of new appointments to its Hong Kong and Singapore offices.
Views: 1976
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Totalplan success

June 5 - June 5 - Totalplan Porto recently coordinated the shipment of pipes and turbines from Portugal to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1541
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Liverpool: ACL's UK call for new ships

June 5 - June 5 - Atlantic Container Line (ACL) has confirmed that the Port of Liverpool will remain as the UK port of call for its new five-strong fleet of the world's largest container/ro-ro ships (CONROs) after a review of potential schedules, market potential
Views: 1628
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PSP gets all arty

June 5 - June 5 - PSP is well known as a logistics partner with the ability to transport luxury yachts and motorboats around the world, but recently parked its sea boots and got all arty in central London.
Views: 1040
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Back to school for Shuttlelift

June 5 - June 5, 2014 - The success of Shuttlelift's Service School for dealers and field service technicians at its manufacturing facility in Sturgeon Bay, USA, earlier this year has prompted the manufacturer to hold a third class later this year.
Views: 801
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World's largest evaporator shipped

June 5 - June 5 - Almajdouie Logistics has transported an evaporator weighing 5,736.8 tonnes to the Yanbu 3 Desalination Project in Saudi Arabia, claiming that the unit is the heaviest of its kind in the world today.
Views: 851
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Move One into Jordan

June 5 - June 5 - This summer, Move One is set to open an office in Amman, Jordan, and revealed plans for a future expansion at the Port of Aqaba.
Views: 1158
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Presses on the double for SCS

June 5 - June 5 - SCS Heavy has disassembled two presses - one in Henriville, France and another one in Renchen, Germany - and subsequently crated and transported both to Dublin, Georgia, via the port of Savannah.
Views: 817
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Volga-Dnepr sees satellite business grow

June 4 - June 4 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has seen a strong increase in shipments for the aerospace industry, with 22 flights moving space satellites over a 12-week period ending May 2014.
Views: 866
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BigLift heads to Hay Point

June 4 - June 4 - BigLift's Happy Buccaneer has transported a 1,220-tonne shiploader from Mokpo, South Korea to be installed on the new HPX3 coal loading berth at Hay Point in Australia.
Views: 1528
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Reshamsingh in refinery project

June 4 - June 4 - Reshamsingh & Co. has handled a 5,000 freight tonne shipment from Mumbai port to Kochi as part of the Integrated Refinery Expansion projects at the BPCL Kochi Refinery for GR Engineering.
Views: 1072
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Siempelkamp presses ahead

June 4 - June 4 - A disassembled closed-die forging press with a force of 50,000 tonnes and components of a smaller press with a force of 12,500 tonnes are currently being transported from the premises of manufacturer Siempelkamp Machinen und Anlagenbau in Krefeld
Views: 1219
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PCN duo cements project

June 3 - June 3 - Intertransport and Full Well Freight have worked together to transport three cement mixers and one cement pump from Hamburg to Sihanoukville in Cambodia.
Views: 946

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