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Asia News from April 2015

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InterMax barges ahead in China

April 30 - April 30 - China based InterMax Logistics Solution has delivered a disassembled 700-tonne gantry crane from Nantong, Jiangsu to Chulu Island, Fujian by barge.
Views: 1390
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World's largest lock begins to fill

April 30 - April 30 - The pumps have been switched on at the Deurganck dock lock, Port of Antwerp, and 1.5 million cu m of water is filling what will be the world's largest lock upon its completion in 2016.
Views: 1306
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Large cranes take to the rails

April 30 - April 30 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) and Columbia Pro-Rail Transport Services have worked together to transport a number of large cranes from south China to Siberia.
Views: 1433
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Dornseiff adds Liebherr duo

April 30 - April 30 - Two new Liebherr cranes - an LTM 1500-8.1 mobile crane and an LR 1250 crawler crane - have been added to Dornseiff Autokrane und Schwertransporte's fleet.
Views: 1693
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AGL conquers Russian roads

April 30 - April 30 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has transported a number of units for a steel factory project, weighing up to 100 tonnes each, from Germany to a site in south Russia.
Views: 1187
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Enerpac takes the load off Lamprell

April 29 - April 29 - Through its distributor in Dubai, Al Masaood Trading, Enerpac has supplied Lamprell with an EVO-series synchronous lifting system to weigh a newly completed jack-up rig.
Views: 456
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Winches delivered to Hyundai crane barge

April 29 - April 29 - MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has delivered and commissioned 45 variable frequency drive (VFD) winches and a full control system for the recently completed heavy lift crane barge Hyundai HLV-10000.
Views: 1184
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Blue Water signs important Baku contract

April 29 - April 29 - Blue Water Shipping has signed a contract with Baku Shipyard covering the transport of two hull sections from Singapore to the new Azerbaijan yard.
Views: 1141
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Concerns over aid reaching Nepal

April 28 - April 28 - Air Charter Service (ACS) group commercial director Justin Lancaster has expressed concern that aid agencies are facing unprecedented logistical challenges in trying to help victims of the Nepalese earthquake.
Views: 808
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Spliethoff targets Iberian Peninsula

April 28 - April 28 - Spliethoff has opened two new offices in Bilbao and Barcelona to meet the increasing demand for breakbulk and project cargo shipments out of Spain and Portugal.
Views: 1611
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Panalpina adds Baku calls

April 28 - April 28 - Panalpina is adding calls to Baku, Azerbaijan with scheduled chartered flights operated by Silk Way West Airlines and flying between Luxembourg and Shanghai.
Views: 1296
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Crook resigns from DHL

April 27 - April 27 - With immediate effect, Roger Crook has resigned as a member of the management board of Deutsche Post DHL Group and ceo of Global Forwarding, Freight.
Views: 1836
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Transformer trio moves with Steder

April 27 - April 27 - Steder Group Logistics has coordinated the transportation of three transformers from Constanta, Romania to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1758
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New NileDutch vessel named

April 27 - April 27 - A naming ceremony has been held for NileDutch's latest newbuild vessel NileDutch Antwerpen at IMT Terminals in Antwerp.
Views: 1116
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The Friday Flyer - April 24th 2015

April 24 - Here's the latest round up of news concerning the lift, transport and installation of heavy and over-dimensional project cargoes, prepared for you by HLPFI.
Views: 2506
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UTi names area leaders

April 23 - April 23 - UTi Worldwide Inc has appointed new leaders for two of its 16 freight forwarding area teams.
Views: 1426
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2,000 exhibitors set for transport logistic

April 23 - April 23 - 2,040 exhibitors from 62 countries have registered to take part in transport logistic, the 15th International Exhibition for Logistics, Mobility, IT and Supply Chain Management.
Views: 797
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Three of a kind for Aaras

April 23 - April 23 - Aaras Shipping Agencies' stevedores have handled discharging operations for three vessels calling at Pakistan's Karachi port, loaded with a number of heavy and oversize units, with a combined weight of 73,724 tonnes.
Views: 961
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Tecnitransport powers ahead in Chile

April 23 - April 23 - Santiago de Chile-headquartered Tecnitransport has executed the delivery of an entire coal fired power plant in Huasco, Chile.
Views: 1293
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Ship loader travels with InterMax

April 22 - April 22 - InterMax Logistic Solution has coordinated the delivery of a large ship loader from China to Indonesia.
Views: 817
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Another hero joins WWL

April 22 - April 22 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) has launched its newest post-Panamax HERO (high efficiency ro-ro) vessel, Thalatta.
Views: 1155
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Dockwise delivers Goliat to Hammerfest

April 22 - April 22 - After a 15,608 nautical mile, 63-day voyage from South Korea, Eni Norge's Goliat platform has been delivered Hammerfest, Norway.
Views: 968
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Pan Ocean restructures for future

April 22 - April 22 - Pan Ocean intends to raise USD785 million through a new share sale, while reducing payments to its creditors, as part of a major restructuring programme.
Views: 835
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Almajdouie moves transformer trio

April 21 - April 21 - Almajdouie Logistics has coordinated the transport of three 450-tonne transformers and a 395-tonne generator from Saudi Arabia's Jeddah Port to the Jeddah South Power Plant.
Views: 982
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MFC delivers for Godrej

April 21 - April 21 - India's MFC Transport has transported a 437-tonne unit for Godrej Industries from the company's plant in Vikhroli to Mumbai port.
Views: 678
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Two new for C.H. Robinson

April 20 - April 20 - C.H. Robinson has opened new global forwarding offices in Antwerp and Ho Chi Minh City.
Views: 935
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Pan Ocean in new debt for equity swap

April 20 - April 20 - Pan Ocean has revealed intentions to issue a new round of shares within its debt for equity swaps with creditors.
Views: 1200
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Eris J makes way to the Philippines

April 20 - April 20 - The multipurpose vessel Eris J, which is managed by Jumbo through the recently formed Jumbo Arkon Alliance (JAA), is en route to the Philippines loaded with two Liebherr LPS cranes.
Views: 1358
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New NYK president takes office

April 17 - April 17 - Tadaaki Naito has been appointed as the new president of Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK), effective yesterday, April 16.
Views: 1315
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Throughput up, project cargo down at Rotterdam

April 17 - April 17 - The Port of Rotterdam posted a 7.2 percent year-on-year increase in throughput for the first quarter of 2015, but also witnessed a 17.1 percent drop in general cargo shipments compared with 2014.
Views: 903
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Cargolux in Oman Air deal

April 16 - April 16 - Oman Air has signed a joint venture agreement with Luxembourg-based Cargolux Airlines International.
Views: 1267
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Global prevents blow out

April 16 - April 16 - Global Shipping Services has overseen the loading of three blow out preventers for the oil and gas industry on to the vessel Tong An Cheng in Houston, Texas.
Views: 1181
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Lucky number 13 for MFC

April 15 - April 15 - India's MFC Transport has handled the transport of 13 over-dimensional consignments for BPCL's Kochi refinery in Kerala.
Views: 886
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TTS to supply Cosco cranes

April 14 - April 14 - TTS Group, through its newly-established Chinese joint venture company TTS-SCM Marine and Offshore Machinery, has signed an agreement with Shanghai Shipyard for the delivery of various TTS deck equipment for six vessels.
Views: 1403
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Integrated Logistics adds 10

April 14 - April 14 - Kuwait-based Integrated Logistics Company (ILC) has purchased ten new 100-tonne capacity Grove GMK4100L cranes.
Views: 1177
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Intermarine enters Turkey

April 14 - April 14 - Intermarine has established a presence in Turkey with the opening of a new office in Istanbul.
Views: 1376
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Erickson wins dam contract

April 13 - April 13 - Erickson has secured a contract with Cavite Ideal International Construction and Development Corporation (Cavedeal) and Asia Aircraft Overseas Philippines (AAOP) to provide heavy lift aviation services in support of the Angat Dam project in Bul
Views: 1178
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GCS in year-long Iraq project

April 13 - April 13 - Transcontainer and Ruscon - two divisions of the GCS Group - are taking part in a year-long project to transport machinery via the Black Sea port of Novorossiysk for a thermal power station being built in Harta, Iraq.
Views: 1502
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New agent for new line

April 13 - April 13 - United Heavy Lift has appointed Lexicon Overseas as an exclusive agent for the newly formed shipping company in India.
Views: 1628
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First two for Scan-Shipping

April 13 - April 13 - Scan-Shipping Singapore's port equipment project division has coordinated the transport of two rail-mounted quay cranes (RMQC) from Pipavav, India to Asyaport in Turkey.
Views: 1148
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Two tanks arrive at ITER

April 10 - April 10 - Two 20-tonne emergency tanks destined for use in the ITER detritiation system have been delivered to the project site in the south of France.
Views: 977
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Tatham Macinnes adds specialist

April 10 - April 10 - Stephen Askins, a leading expert on piracy and terrorism issues, is joining the specialist maritime law firm Tatham Macinnes from Ince & Co as a partner in its London-based offices.
Views: 964
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SAL loads Singapore ships

April 10 - April 10 - SAL Heavy Lift's Annemieke recently loaded two Damen Singapore-built Fast Crew Supplier 2610 (FCS) vessels at Jurong Port.
Views: 1193
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ALL on cloud nine with Terex buy

April 9 - April 9 - The ALL Family of Companies has purchased nine Terex cranes in response to the demand for increased bridge construction and other related construction work across the Midwest USA.
Views: 1082
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Braemar in board reshuffle

April 9 - April 9 - Braemar Shipping Services is making a number of changes to its board of directors, all of which become effective after the company's AGM on June 24, 2015.
Views: 1125
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Globalink flies helicopters

April 9 - April 9 - Globalink's airfreight division has handled the transportation of three helicopters from their manufacturing site in Donauw
Views: 1189
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Steel cut for Cosco giant

April 8 - April 8 - A steel cutting ceremony for Cosco Shipping Company's 90,000 dwt semi-submersible vessel Guang Hua Kou has been held at China's Guangzhou Shipyard International.
Views: 1184
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ABC off to good 2015 start

April 7 - April 7 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) posted a 20 percent increase in tonnage for the first quarter of 2015, carrying 103,816 tonnes across its international route network.
Views: 904
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CEA in Seahawk shipment

April 7 - April 7 - CEA Projects has handled the transportation of a Seahawk helicopter from Thailand to Australia for the Royal Thai Navy.
Views: 1270
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ABP gets new shareholder

April 2 - April 2 - The Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Hermes Infrastructure are to buy a 30 percent stake in Associated British Ports (ABP) for about GBP1.6 billion (USD2.4 billion), and may acquire a further 3.33 percent, depending on pre-exempt
Views: 1334
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ABC adds LA

April 2 - April 2 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has added twice-weekly flights to Los Angeles to its North American freighter schedule, connecting the US West Coast with its global network.
Views: 1200
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Tuscor Lloyds shines in solar project

April 2 - April 2 - Over the course of eight weeks, Tuscor Lloyds' projects team recently shipped more than 88,000 solar photovoltaic panels from Shanghai to numerous destinations across the UK.
Views: 771
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Swire Tasmania deal falls through

April 1 - April 1 - A memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed between the Tasmanian government and Swire Shipping has expired, due to the economic case for a direct international service linking Tasmania to global markets no longer being sustainable.
Views: 1249
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ABC adds Vietnam to network

April 1 - April 1 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) is extending its global network to Vietnam with the launch of twice-weekly freighter services from Hanoi, beginning today, April 1.
Views: 1203
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United Heavy Lift storms onto scene

April 1 - April 1 - A new heavy lift shipping and project transportation company - United Heavy Lift - has been founded by former SAL executive Lars Rolner.
Views: 1811

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