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Volga-Dnepr beats the drum

October 31 - October 31 - Volga-Dnepr Group's engineering and logistics centre was called into action to develop special loading equipment to transport a 30-tonne heavy boiler drum from Dusseldorf to Kuwait City.
Views: 1369
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Infrastructure vital for SOHAR's success

October 31 - October 31 - SOHAR executive commercial manager Edwin Lammers has emphasised the importance of pressing forward with national infrastructure projects that will allow the port to offer better connectivity across the GCC region.
Views: 1462
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Tricky ten for Almajdouie

October 30 - October 30 - Coordinadora has awarded Almajdouie Logistics Company the challenging assignment of moving heavy and abnormal units from Jubail Industrial Port to the Sadara Petrochemical Company in Jubail, Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1482
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Chin up at WSS

October 30 - October 30 - Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has appointed Jason Chin as ships agency service manager, Singapore.
Views: 1357
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Share a Coke with PCYT

October 29 - October 29 - Project Cargo & Yacht Transport (PCYT) has completed a huge project to transport building materials from Turkey to Pakistan for Coca-Cola's new greenfield project in Multan.
Views: 1080
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Reshamsingh lifts six

October 29 - October 29 - Reshamsingh has completed six heavy lifts, weighing approximately 100 tonnes each, for Bharat Petroleum Corporation's integrated refinery expansion project in Kochi, India.
Views: 1170
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Combi Lift Bremen-bound; Combi Dock set up

October 29 - October 29 - Effective November 1, the headquarters of Combi Lift will move to Bremen, with the shipping line's technical and engineering work coming together with its chartering and operations activities under one roof. The company's office in Steinkirch
Views: 1682
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India takeaway for DKT Allseas Shipping

October 28 - October 28 - Effective November 1, DKT Allseas Shipping is taking over from Escombe Lambert as the UK liner agent and representative for the Shipping Corporation of India (SCI).
Views: 909
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Happy Star shines for BigLift

October 28 - October 28 - BigLift Shipping has celebrated the official naming of the latest addition to its fleet of heavy lift vessels, Happy Star, at Huisman China's yard in Xiamen.
Views: 1563
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Malaysia eyes ABP stake

October 28 - October 28 - GS Infrastructure Partners and Infracapital Partners have commenced a process that could lead to the sale of their 33.3 percent stake in the UK's largest port operator - Associated British Ports (ABP).
Views: 1155
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Vessel operating costs set to rise

October 27 - October 27 - According to a new survey by international accountant and shipping consultant Moore Stephens, vessel operating costs are expected to rise by 2.9 percent in both 2014 and 2015.
Views: 1608
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MI Logistics on the double

October 24 - October 24 - Member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Indonesia, MI Logistic, has handled two complex projects, including the export of transformers and the import of steel components.
Views: 1521
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Steder in urgent power shipment

October 24 - October 24 - Steder Group has chartered two urgent AN-124 freighter flights with Maximus Air Cargo, in order to deliver power equipment to Shell Gabon on behalf of Aggreko International.
Views: 918
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Flying high at ABC

October 23 - October 23 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) is on course for another year of record growth, having carried a total of 290,735 tonnes in the first nine months of 2014 - a 14 percent year-on-year increase.
Views: 987
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Vogtle expansion gets a lift

October 23 - October 23 - An 81.6-tonne CA05 module has been installed at unit 3 of the Plant Vogtle nuclear power station in Burke County, near Waynesborough, Georgia.
Views: 1354
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Johnson in bumper birthday project

October 22 - October 22 - Teeside, UK-based freight forwarder, Johnson Partners, has celebrated its tenth anniversary by completing its largest project shipment to date.
Views: 809
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CLC Projects set for sixth conference

October 22 - October 22 - Established in 2012, CLC Projects Network says it is expecting at least 80 attendees from 61 companies at its sixth global conference, which will take place in Istanbul from November 16-17, 2014.
Views: 797
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Hacklin thrusts forward

October 21 - October 21 - Hacklin Logistics has transported six heavy propulsion units, or thrusters, from Rauma, Finland to China.
Views: 1049
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Trains travel on water

October 21 - October 21 - Germany's Intertransport Gruber has completed the transportation of two trains shipped from Qingdao, China to Rotterdam.
Views: 1457
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Indiana's wind recovery

October 21 - October 21 - The Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor has handled its first shipment of windmill blades and towers for more than three years, as cargo traffic picked up on the Great Lakes.
Views: 1278
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Fast & Direct under pressure

October 20 - October 20 - Fast & Direct Heavy Lift Solution Services has transported 21 pressure vessels from Sharjah Saif Zone to Hamriyah Free Zone in the UAE.
Views: 1019
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AGL barges to Romania

October 20 - October 20 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has chartered a barge to transport ten heavy components for a large lock being built in Cernavoda, Romania.
Views: 1222
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A foxy dozen down Rio way

October 20 - October 20 - Fox Cargo do Brasil has project managed the transportation of 12 new electric rubber-tyred gantry cranes from Zhangzhou, China to the Libra Terminal in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Views: 1944
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FCI captures Raptor shipments

October 20 - October 20 - France Cargo International (FCI) has transported five Berthoud-manufactured Raptor self-propelled field sprayers from the south of France to Xiamen in China.
Views: 944
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First steel cut for BigRoll Bering

October 20 - October 20 - The first steel has been cut for BigRoll Shipping's new vessel BigRoll Bering at the COSCO Dalian Shipyard.
Views: 901
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Polytra takes to the rails

October 20 - October 20 - Polytra has shipped 20 passenger rail carriages from Romania to Morocco.
Views: 726
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ABC adds AirLink

October 17 - October 17 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has appointed AirLink Cargo as its general sales agent in the Pacific northwest region of the United States.
Views: 1495
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ABC adds sixth B747-8F

October 16 - October 16 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has celebrated the delivery of its sixth new Boeing 747-8 freighter.
Views: 1552
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Transworld and NAWAH join forces

October 16 - October 16 - Dubai-headquartered Transworld Group and NAWAH have entered into a formal agreement to service Iraq's growing demand for imports, linking their respective shipping, logistics, marine services and port capabilities.
Views: 1103
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European ports want open dialogue with EC

October 15 - October 15 - A group of ports in northwest Europe have called for an open dialogue with the European Commission about the allocation of future funding, rather than 'publishing more paper'.
Views: 1503
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Alliance powers up

October 15 - October 15 - Alliance Logistics recently completed the delivery of over-dimensional machinery for the electricity industry from Marseille to Tangier Port in Morocco.
Views: 1483
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Emirates SkyCargo trucks transhipments

October 15 - October 15 - Having moved its freighter fleet to Dubai World Central International airport (DWC), Emirates SkyCargo - the freight division of Emirates Airline - has strengthened its trucking operation with Dubai International airport.
Views: 754
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BBC delivers RTG quartet

October 14 - October 14 - BBC Chartering's 166 m long heavy lift vessel, BBC Spring, has shipped four rubber-tyred gantry cranes (RTGs) from Phu My in Vietnam to the Chilean port of San Antonio.
Views: 1309
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Daewon Logipia completes acquisition

October 14 - October 14 - South Korea's Daewon Logipia has completed the acquisition of logistics consulting and service company, Korea Logistics Consulting & Service.
Views: 1668
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InterMax delivers Zhuhai trams

October 14 - October 14 - InterMax Logistics Solutions successfully delivered the first two trams that will be used in Zhuhai, China.
Views: 937
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Delta doubles up

October 14 - October 14 - Delta Maritime recently coordinated a brace of project shipments.
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Delta doubles up

October 14 - October 14 - Delta Maritime recently coordinated a brace of project shipments.
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Big chill(er) for MEPL Dubai

October 13 - October 13 - MEPL International (Middle East Project Logistics) has completed a small but challenging project shipment from China to Sohar Port in Oman.
Views: 956
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Boom Booster for Sarens

October 13 - October 13 - The Sarens Group has equipped its CC 8800-1 crawler crane fleet with the Terex Boom Booster.
Views: 1227
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Reshamsingh powers through

October 13 - October 13 - Reshamsingh & Co has coordinated the delivery of heavy pieces for hydropower projects across India.
Views: 1052
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Reshamsingh powers through

October 13 - October 13 - Reshamsingh & Co has coordinated the delivery of heavy pieces for hydropower projects across India.
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Lufthansa Cargo remains optimistic

October 10 - October 10 - Lufthansa Cargo says it is cautiously optimistic for the fourth quarter of 2014 and expects a seasonal upturn in demand during the Christmas period.
Views: 1463
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"K" Line ships emergency vehicles to El Salvador

October 10 - October 10 - Kawasaki Kisen Kaisha ("K" Line) provided free ocean transportation of an ambulance and a fire engine donated by Fujisawa-city Fire Department in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan, to the Republic of El Salvador.
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Rail and road for Columbia Pro-Rail

October 10 - October 10 - Qingdao based Columbia Pro-Rail Transport Services recently completed the export of drilling equipment from China to Russia.
Views: 855
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The Friday Flyer - October 10, 2014

October 10 - At the Breakbulk Americas event in Houston, Ed Osterwald, a partner at CEG-Europe, gave a fascinating insight into why the oil and gas business is one of the largest - and most poorly understood - industries in the world.
Views: 2485
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Busy month for Aaras

October 10 - October 10 - Aaras Project and Logistics was responsible for discharging and delivering project cargoes from Karachi Port and Port Qasim, Pakistan.
Views: 876
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Busy month for Aaras

October 10 - October 10 - Aaras Project and Logistics was responsible for discharging and delivering project cargoes from Karachi Port and Port Qasim, Pakistan.
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Busy month for Aaras

October 10 - October 10 - Aaras Project and Logistics was responsible for discharging and delivering project cargoes from Karachi Port and Port Qasim, Pakistan.
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CEA gets monk's blessing

October 9 - October 9 - CEA Project Logistics celebrated the inauguration of its new Myanmar office with a blessing from Monk Bhante Ashin Nyanissara, commonly known as the Sitagu Sayadaw.
Views: 855
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All over for Hallin Marine?

October 9 - October 9 - Unconfirmed reports in the international business press indicate that Singapore's Hallin Marine has officially closed for business.
Views: 797
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Dragon flies with Ruslan

October 8 - October 8 - Ruslan International has flown a spectacular, gigantic mechanical dragon from France to China on an AN-124.
Views: 820
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Martin Bencher ships crane quartets

October 7 - October 7 - Martin Bencher Poland has delivered two shipments of four automatic stacking cranes from Shanghai to Rotterdam's ECT Delta terminal.
Views: 1018
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K+N breaks ground in Singapore

October 7 - October 7 - Kuehne + Nagel has begun construction on a logistics centre in the west of Singapore.
Views: 817
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Pegasus in Norwegian tow

October 7 - October 7 - Harms Bergung, Transport & Heavylift chartered the anchor handling tug Pegasus to Norwegian shipbuilder VARD S
Views: 870
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Baltic Cargo Shuttle takes off

October 7 - October 7 - Arkon Shipping and Best Logistics have celebrated the inauguration of their heavy lift and general cargo shuttle service: the Baltic Cargo Shuttle (BCS).
Views: 1554
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AGL steams ahead

October 6 - October 6 - Alexander Global Logistics has handled the transport of a 148-tonne steam drum by barge from Berlin to Sluijskil in the Netherlands.
Views: 1407
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Sloman Neptun appoints Swedish agent

October 6 - October 6 - Sloman Neptun Shipping & Transport has appointed Scandinavian Shipping & Logistics as its new agent in Sweden.
Views: 2106
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GAC Marine Logistics relocates

October 3 - October 3 - Ship spares logistics specialist GAC Marine Logistics (GML) has relocated its head office from the UAE to Singapore.
Views: 944
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R&B in another mining move

October 3 - October 3 - Croatia's R&B Global Projects has shipped another three large Komatsu mining dump trucks from the manufacturer's new faciltiy in Chennai, India to Liberia's Monrovia port for use in the country's New Liberty Gold Project.
Views: 1178
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Pan Ocean for sale

October 2 - October 2 - Having received approval from the relevant court, Korean shipowner Pan Ocean has put itself up for auction.
Views: 1415
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Mexico opens skies for Aeros

October 2 - October 2 - Aeroscraft Corporation (Aeros) has received validation of the 40D Sky Dragon airship's type certification from Mexico's aviation authorities.
Views: 652
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Yusen and Inci partner up

October 1 - October 1 - Japan based Yusen Logistics has signed an important and strategic collaboration agreement with Turkey's Inci Logistics.
Views: 1150
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Multimodal reel shipment for Al Eid

October 1 - October 1 - Kuwait based Al Eid International Logistic Company has transported a large cable reel from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait's Shuaiba port, via Jebel Ali port.
Views: 845

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