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21 for Speed Up

January 30 - January 30 - Speed Up International Logistics has handled the shipment of 21 large modules, each weighing between 26 and 48 tonnes, from Chongqing to Chennai port in India.
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Cargo on the up at GPA

January 30 - January 30 - The Georgia Ports Authority ended 2014 with cargo traffic growth across all sectors, achieving a 7.4 percent year-on-year increase in total tonnage.
Views: 927
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Emirates to go to Ouagadougou

January 29 - January 29 - 2015 - Emirates SkyCargo is now offering a weekly freighter service to Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso, the 27th African destination to join the Emirates SkyCargo network.
Views: 851
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Rhenus extends global footprint

January 29 - January 29 - Rhenus Project Logistics has extended its network with addition of offices in Asia and Africa.
Views: 876
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AGL moves Far East

January 29 - January 29 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has coordinated the delivery of 3,000 freight tonnes of oversize cargoes from Antwerp to China's most northeastern seaport of Jinzhou.
Views: 1584
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AGL moves Far East

January 29 - January 29 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has coordinated the delivery of 3,000 freight tonnes of oversize cargoes from Antwerp to China's most northeastern seaport of Jinzhou.
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R&B's smooth move

January 29 - January 29 - R&B Global Projects recently transported out-of-gauge power generation components from Romania to Turkey.
Views: 952
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AAL opens Japanese division

January 28 - January 28 - Breakbulk and heavy lift shipping line, Austral Asia Line (AAL), has established a new division in Tokyo, Japan.
Views: 1567
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Volga-Dnepr takes to the skies

January 28 - January 28 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has flown a 70-tonne electrodynamic vibration tester from Shanghai to Russia onboard one of its AN-124-100 freighters.
Views: 1268
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Hansa appoints Harmstorf

January 28 - January 28 - Hansa Heavy Lift has strengthened its managerial team with the addition of Maximilian Harmstorf as head of its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.
Views: 1640
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Project heats up for AGL

January 27 - January 27 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has coordinated the transport of a 165-tonne heat exchanger in Germany.
Views: 1453
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Record year at Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville

January 27 - January 27 - The Port of Indiana-Jeffersonville handled over 2.4 million tonnes of cargo in 2014, up 48 percent over 2013. This was the first time annual shipments exceeded 2 million tonnes in the port's 29-year history.
Views: 1417
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C. Steinweg Oman adds Gottwald capacity

January 27 - January 27 - C. Steinweg Oman, operator of the multipurpose cargo terminal at SOHAR Port and Freezone, has taken delivery of a 100-tonne lifting capacity Gottwald HMK 6407 crane.
Views: 1712
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Mory-Tnte under pressure

January 27 - January 27 - Malaysia headquartered project forwarder Mory-Tnte has coordinated the transport of two high pressure separators, each weighing 58 tonnes, from Batam in Indonesia to Singapore's Keppel Shipyard.
Views: 1360
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Second NileDutch newbuild named

January 23 - January 23 - The naming ceremony for the second of four NileDutch newbuild vessels - NileDutch Dordrecht - has taken place today at PSA Singapore Terminals.
Views: 1082
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Liebherr mobile harbour cranes top charts

January 23 - January 23 - Liebherr supplied 112 mobile harbour cranes to six continents in 2014, breaking its existing delivery record by almost 10 percent.
Views: 1528
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Mammoet rushes to Bertha's rescue

January 23 - January 23 - Mammoet USA has been contracted to recover the largest tunnel boring machine in the world, Bertha, from the ground in Seattle, Washington.
Views: 768
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First heavy load reaches ITER

January 21 - January 21 - The first in a series of exceptional loads has been delivered to the ITER project site in Saint Paul-lez-Durance, France.
Views: 1626
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SDV Horoz takes tank out of Turkey

January 20 - January 20 - SDV Horoz has handled the transport of a 66-tonne tank from Turkey to the Czech Republic, via Romania and Slovakia.
Views: 885
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Ekin takes trip across Europe

January 20 - January 20 - Ekin Heavy and Project Cargo Transportation has moved a shipment comprising 22 heavy units from Ankara, Turkey to France by road.
Views: 1099
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Guangzhou Sunshine on the double

January 20 - January 20 - Guangzhou Sunshine Int'l Logistics has handled two complex projects in China, including the towage of an 82,000 dwt vessel bow and the shipping of a dismantled port crane.
Views: 1277
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Logistics industry looks beyond BRICS, says Agility

January 20 - January 20 - Mixed economic performances in BRICS countries has been offset by dynamic growth in a number of ASEAN and GGC countries, sub-Saharan Africa and large next-tier economies such as Indonesia, Nigeria, Mexico and Pakistan, said the latest Agility
Views: 1826
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Thoresen gets winch moving

January 20 - January 20 - Thoresen Shipping and Logistics has coordinated the transport of a dismantled hydraulic winch from Laem Chabang, Thailand to Zhuhai in China.
Views: 1441
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Grimaldi targets Med-North America ro-ro

January 19 - January 19 - Italian shipping line Grimaldi Group plans to launch a new ro-ro service connecting Civitavecchia, Italy and the ports of Baltimore (USA) and Halifax (Canada) on the North American East Coast.
Views: 1491
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Panalpina heads further into Africa

January 19 - January 19 - Panalpina has opened two new offices in Casablanca, Morocco and Nairobi, Kenya, where the company says opportunities for growth exist predominantly in the energy and infrastructure sectors.
Views: 1295
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Fairmount delivers Iron Lady

January 16 - January 16 - Fairmount Marine's tug Fairmount Alpine has delivered Allseas' cargo barge, Iron Lady 1, to Rotterdam, following a 14,800 nautical mile voyage from Shanghai.
Views: 612
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Allseas launches Central Asian network

January 15 - January 15 - Allseas Global has established new offices in Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey, formed a joint venture in Pakistan, signed a partnership agreement in Kuwait and Iraq, and continued the expansion of its Dubai office.
Views: 1758
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Record year for Indiana-Burns

January 15 - January 15 - The Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor handled more shipments in 2014 than any year since the port opened in 1970, with total tonnage up 30 percent over 2013.
Views: 815
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Porter joins UTC

January 15 - January 15 - UTC Overseas has appointed Ronald Porter as its senior project advisor, to be based at the company's Houston offices.
Views: 3053
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Topsheen and Lianyungang aim for Africa

January 14 - January 14 - According to reports in the international media, Topsheen Shipping has signed an agreement with China's Lianyungang Port to operate a general cargo shipping service from the port to West Africa.
Views: 875
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Gebr

January 13 - January 13 - Gebr
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XCMG masters 4,500 tonnes

January 13 - January 13 - The second unit of XCMG's crawler crane model XGC88000 has completed a 4,500-tonne load test.
Views: 705
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First project cargo courses of 2015

January 12 - January 12 - The ISO-accredited Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management course is being held in Johannesburg from February 16-17 and in Shanghai from March 17-18.
Views: 848
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Van der Vlist on track to Turkmenistan

January 12 - January 12 - Van der Vlist has transported a 54-tonne excavator from its headquarters in Groot-Ammers in the Netherlands to Turkmenistan.
Views: 874
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Vallianz takes Holmen share

January 12 - January 12 - Singapore headquartered offshore services company Vallianz Holdings has acquired a 45 percent stake in Holmen Heavylift Offshore for SGD2.85 million (USD2.28 million).
Views: 1056
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Saudia Cargo adds Milan to network

January 12 - January 12 - Saudi Airlines Cargo (Saudia Cargo) has launched three weekly B747 freighter flights from Riyadh to Italy's Milano Malpensa Airport.
Views: 887
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Maximus brings relief with IL-76

January 12 - January 12 - Abu Dhabi-based Maximus Air has donated one of its Ilyushin 76 freighter aircraft to provide relief to refugees in the Levant region following the arrival of snowstorm Huda.
Views: 779
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India launches real-time oversize permits

January 9 - January 9 - The Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Government of India, in collaboration with the Hydraulic Trailer Owner Association (HTOA), has launched a new online permitting system for the movement of heavy and oversize cargoes using hydraulic tr
Views: 965
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Pieter Schelte arrives in Rotterdam

January 9 - January 9 - The 382 m long and 124 m wide Pieter Schelte, designed and developed by Dutch-Swiss offshore company Allseas, has arrived in the port of Rotterdam.
Views: 831
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Another 100-tonner for Alexander

January 9 - January 9 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has coordinated the road transport of a 100-tonne boiler from northern Italy to Hamburg, Germany.
Views: 1066
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Boeing and Silk Way near final deal

January 9 - January 9 - Boeing and Azerbaijan-based Silk Way West are finalising terms and working toward a purchase agreement for three 747-8 freighter aircraft.
Views: 954
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Aaras refines project

January 9 - January 9 - Aaras Project & Logistics Pakistan has handled 215 heavy and out-of-gauge cargoes for the Attock refinery project at Port Qasim.
Views: 1094
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Coscol divests shares

January 9 - January 9 - International media reports suggest that Qianhai Kaiyuan Fund has agreed to subscribe to half of Cosco Shipping's (Coscol) CNY2.5 billion (USD402 million) private placement.
Views: 1560
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Felbermayr puts crawler to the test

January 9 - January 9 - Felbermayr has erected a 6.2 MW wind turbine at an onshore test centre for offshore wind farms in northern Germany using its Liebherr LR11000 crawler crane.
Views: 1235
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First ro-ro call for Khalifa

January 8 - January 8 - The first ro-ro ship to call at Khalifa Port ro-ro terminal heralded the transition of Abu Dhabi Ports' ro-ro cargo from Zayed port to Khalifa.
Views: 716
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Jacking tower completes 6,250-tonne test

January 7 - January 7 - The MYQ5000 jacking tower system, designed by Dorman Long Technology and supplied to China Petroleum First Construction Company in 2014, has completed two load tests.
Views: 620
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Aysa steps on the gas

January 7 - January 7 - Aysa Shipping has delivered out-of-gauge equipment for a petroleum rig site from Dubai to northern Iraq.
Views: 1010
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PCYT assists waste collection

January 7 - January 7 - Project Cargo & Yacht Transport has coordinated the shipment of solid waste collection equipment from Turkey to Pakistan.
Views: 794
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AGL puts the heat on

January 6 - January 6 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has transported another 100-tonne heat exchanger from Berlin to Hamburg as part of an ongoing project.
Views: 1141

Heavy Lift Across The World

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