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FAA fines National Air Cargo

June 30 - June 30 - The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has proposed a USD77,000 civil penalty against National Air Cargo Group for allegedly failing to comply with requirements for loading and securing heavy cargo.
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New Empros service sets off

June 30 - June 30 - Empros Lines has launched a new monthly breakbulk liner service from Antwerp to the Middle East Gulf.
Views: 1690
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Al Jaber uses Terex crane

June 29 - June 29 - Al Jaber Heavy Lift and Transport used its 3,200 tonne capacity Terex CC 8800-1 TWIN crane to help complete a petrochemical development in Qatar.
Views: 1434
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Walters is still on Georgia's mind

June 29 - June 29 - James A Walters (pictured below) of Gainesville, USA, has been re-elected to serve as chairman of Georgia Ports Authority, having just completed his first one-year term as chairman.
Views: 895
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CEVA puts gas in TANAP pipeline

June 29 - June 29 - CEVA Logistics has signed a deal with TANAP (Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Project) to manage the logistics operations for the movement of giant pipes.
Views: 1331
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Fleet Line wins Empros

June 26 - June 26 - Fleet Line has been appointed as agent for Empros Lines in the Middle East.
Views: 1728
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Saudia Cargo adds Shanghai, New Delhi freighter

June 26 - June 26 - Saudi Airlines Cargo has launched a direct freighter service between Shanghai and New Delhi offering scheduled main deck capacity using B747-400F aircraft, operating twice weekly directly between the two cities.
Views: 648
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Sarens Group and Sinotrans in joint venture

June 26 - June 26 - The Sarens Group and Sinotrans Heavy-lift Logistics have created a joint-venture company to provide Chinese customers with solutions for their heavy lifting and engineered transportation needs.
Views: 2028
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Hansa Meyer shifts modes

June 25 - June 25 - Bremen-based, Hansa Meyer Global, has for the first time discharged a heavy lift consignment from a ship directly onto a special freight wagon and carried it by rail to its final destination.
Views: 1334
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Preparations pay off for ALE

June 24 - June 24 - ALE has transported two LPG storage tanks some 600 km from Umm Qasr port to Badra Oil Field in Iraq on behalf of Samsung Engineering and Construction Limited (SECL).
Views: 1067
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Steder on the gas in Constanta

June 24 - June 24 - Steder Group Logistics has transported a dismantled gas turbine from various locations across Europe to Turkmenistan.
Views: 1121
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Gefco wins CAMC contract

June 22 - June 22 - Gefco China has signed a contract with Chinese EPC contractor CAMC Engineering, which included the transport of 50 skip loaders from Khorgos, China to Minsk in Belarus.
Views: 1094
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Bahri inks five-year SEC contract

June 22 - June 22 - The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Saudi Electric Company (SEC) to transport imports as part of a five-year deal.
Views: 1088
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RTL makes Russian reaction

June 22 - June 22 - Russian project logistics provider RTL has delivered equipment from Walter Tosto's facility in Romania to oil and gas company Tatneft's construction facility in Nizhnekamsk.
Views: 1618
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China Navigation names four

June 19 - June 19 - The China Navigation Company (CNCo) has held an official naming ceremony for four of its vessels at Zhejiang Ouhua Shipbuilding, in Zhoushan, China.
Views: 1480
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Jumbo Kinetic gets moving

June 19 - June 19 - Jumbo Kinetic, the latest addition to Jumbo's fleet, has completed the transport of a variety of spot cargoes consisting out of multiple crane sections from Zhangzhou, China to Geoje, Korea.
Views: 1297
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Hansa Heavy Lift launches megayacht

June 19 - June 19 - HHL Valparaiso's two 700-tonne onboard cranes have been used in tandem to lift a new 900 tonne luxury yacht built by Sunrise Yachts from the dock to the sea for its world premiere in Antalya, Turkey.
Views: 1418
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Paranave invests in equipment

June 19 - June 19 - In Paraguay, the sister company of Paramar, which recently joined the Project Partners network, has added its first super heavy-duty modular trailer and claims it is one of the first in the country, as well as one of few available in the region.
Views: 1318
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Longitude wins wind farm contract

June 18 - June 18 - Longitude Engineering, a specialist marine engineering company, has won a major contract with A2SEA to deliver the transportation engineering package for the 67 Siemens 6MW turbines at Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm off UK's east coast.
Views: 903
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Orient Project Shipping wins United Heavy Lift

June 17 - June 17 - Orient Project Shipping has announced that it will be the exclusive commercial agent of United Heavy Lift (UHL) for the countries of the ASEAN group, as well as Australia and New Zealand.
Views: 1825
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Saudia Cargo strengthens Indian ties

June 17 - June 17 - Saudia Cargo has commenced a new service connecting New Delhi to Riyadh and Jeddah, using a Boeing 777 freighter aircraft.
Views: 466
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Harim nears Pan Ocean takeover

June 17 - June 17 - South Korean poultry processor Harim Corp is set to complete its purchase of Pan Ocean after creditors and shareholders approved a rescue plan for the country's biggest bulk carrier.
Views: 1155
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UFO clubs together in Nepal aid shipment

June 16 - June 16 - The Universal Freight Organisation (UFO) head office has collected aid from the local community to send to World Freight International for distribution in Nepal's Kavre district, where 90 percent of houses collapsed after the devastating earthqu
Views: 1039
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Ruslan oils up in Milan

June 16 - June 16 - Ruslan International has transported oversize oil and gas equipment from Milan, Italy to Qingdao in China onboard an AN-124-100 freighter aircraft.
Views: 1204
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Blue Water gets a second wind

June 15 - June 15 - Blue Water Shipping has transported 14 large wind turbines from China to France for turbine manufacturer Goldwind International Holdings.
Views: 1268
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Nordana Star set to shine

June 15 - June 15 - On July 3, the newbuild vessel Nordana Star will be launched by the Ferus Smit shipyard in Leer, Germany.
Views: 1505
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GE transformers fly across Asia

June 15 - June 15 - City Union Logistics and Lionheart Project Logistics have worked together to transport four transformers from China to a General Electric (GE) power plant in Egypt.
Views: 1357
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New chairman at FPS

June 12 - June 12 - Famous Pacific Shipping Group (FPS) has appointed Sam Aparo as the new chairman of its advisory board.
Views: 1433
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Expansion pays off for ABC

June 11 - June 11 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) transported 180,605 tonnes of cargo across its global route network in the first five months of 2015, which is a year-on-year increase of 16 percent.
Views: 1172
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Logwin opens German duo

June 11 - June 11 - Logwin has opened two new German offices at Halle/Leipzig airport and in Erfurt.
Views: 1142
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New Hong Kong office for MIQ

June 11 - June 11 - MIQ Logistics has opened a new office in Hong Kong, which is twice the size of its previous facility.
Views: 912
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Dako cements Russia project

June 11 - June 11 - Germany based Dako Worldwide Transport has transported a 185-tonne cement mill over 5,700 km from the manufacturer's location in Austria to a cement factory in Sterlitamak, Russia.
Views: 1620
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Gold Star shines across Europe

June 11 - June 11 - Finland based project logistics company Gold Star Consulting has transported four out-of-gauge gantries from Rotterdam to Baku, Azerbaijan by road.
Views: 1192
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ALE makes headway on Malikai project

June 10 - June 10 - ALE is half way through a project to weigh, transport and install topsides as part of the Malikai deepwater project offshore Malaysia.
Views: 850
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Archard heads to Hamburg

June 10 - June 10 - SAL Heavy Lift's managing director in Asia, Justin Archard, is relocating to the project carrier's Hamburg headquarters to replace Jan Peter Esbensen as the company's corporate commercial director.
Views: 1079
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WWL ALS and WSS hammer away

June 9 - June 9 - WWL ALS, in collaboration with its sister company Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) UAE, has handled the transport of a 123-tonne hydraulic hammer from Abu Dhabi to Hamburg.
Views: 1652
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Silk Way looks West with B747-8Fs

June 9 - June 9 - Silk Way West Airlines, based in Azerbaijan, has inaugurated its first flight to the USA from its hub in Baku, utilising a Boeing 747-8 freighter.
Views: 1133
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GHHL flares up with Terex

June 9 - June 9 - Gulf Haulage Heavy Lift (GHHL) has used a Terex CC 8800-1 crawler crane to install a flare stack for Saudi Aramco at its Yanbu refinery in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1491
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GAC returns racing boat to water

June 9 - June 9 - GAC Pindar - official logistics supplier of the Volvo Ocean Race - transported the Team Vestas Wind yacht from the Indian Ocean to Lisbon, after it was seriously damaged while racing in November 2014.
Views: 1124
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Two tanks travel with Steder

June 8 - June 8 - Steder Group Logistics has coordinated the shipment of two oversized tanks from Romania to a factory in Antofagasta, Chile via the port of Antwerp.
Views: 1129
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Siginon sees promise in Kenyan project market

June 8 - June 8 - The growing East African economy has drawn interest from various multinational companies keen on taking a piece of the infrastructure development pie, says Kenya's Siginon Global Logistics.
Views: 1495
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Westshore appoints GCS

June 8 - June 8 - Norway-based Westshore Shipbrokers has nominated German Cargo Services (GCS) as its commercial agent in Germany and the neighbouring countries.
Views: 1666
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Swire Shipping and Rickmers-Linie partner up

June 8 - June 8 - The latest partnership among the established names in the multipurpose sector of the shipping industry sees Swire Shipping launch a connecting carrier partnership with Rickmers-Linie.
Views: 1686
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Aaras receives duo in Karachi

June 5 - June 5 - Aaras Projects & Logistics has handled the unloading and onward transport of around 4,100 tonnes of cargo from two vessels at Pakistan's Karachi port.
Views: 1301
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ARC brings fire under control

June 5 - June 5 - American Roll-On Roll-Off Carriers' (ARC) pure car and truck carrier, Courage, remains at the UK's Port of Southampton following a fire that broke out on board on Tuesday June 2, 2015.
Views: 954
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Globalink secures Iraq pipe shipment

June 5 - June 4 - Globalink's project freight forwarding division recently coordinated the shipment of 100,000 tonnes of oil and gas pipes from Italy to Iraq.
Views: 1378
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ALE powers ahead in Caspian

June 5 - June 5 - ALE has completed the second stage of a project to transport equipment from Ersai yard in Kazakhstan to the Tashkent thermal power plant in Uzbekistan by road.
Views: 1034
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Barge masters bridge installation

June 4 - June 4 - Barge Master mobilised its BM-T700 motion compensation platform to install a 151-tonne bridge aboard Shell's Malampaya production platform in the Philippines.
Views: 813
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X2 members engine ahead

June 4 - June 4 - US-based AWA and Kuala Lumpur-based AGX-KUL, members of the X2 Elite and X2 Critical networks, have handled the shipment of an aircraft engine from Dallas to Malaysia.
Views: 1079
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Trucking from Russia to Kazakhstan

June 4 - June 4 - Van der Vlist has transported a Kenworth T800 vacuum truck from the port of St Petersburg to Atyrau in Kazakhstan.
Views: 1112
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Sirens sound at Jaxport

June 3 - June 3 - NYK Line North America has loaded the first of several shipments of new ambulances at Jaxport's Blount Island Marine Terminal for delivery to Saudia Arabia.
Views: 1093
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Generator makes way across India

June 2 - June 2 - A 376.5-tonne generator stator, procured by BGR Energy Systems for a National Thermal Power Corporation (NTPC) project in India, is being transported from Mumbai port to Lara in the state of Chhattisgarh.
Views: 918
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Cosco semi-sub loads Arendal Spirit

June 2 - June 2 - Cosco Shipping's semi-submersible vessel Xiang Yun Kou has loaded what it claims is the first semi-submersible floating accommodation unit in the world in Shanghai for shipment to Brazil.
Views: 1440
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Greencarrier bolsters management

June 2 - June 2 - Greencarrier Freight Services has appointed Mikael Forsber as its new chief commercial officer, and promoted Jarmo Halonen to group director, road freight.
Views: 1045
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CEE members strengthen network

June 1 - June 1 - During the sixth membership conference of the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE), the network members adopted a new membership status aimed at strengthening the group.
Views: 1441
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BBC plays part in petrochemical project

June 1 - June 1 - BBC Chartering has shipped a number of ethylene refinery units from Ulsan in South Korea to Freeport, Texas for an ongoing US Gulf Coast petrochemicals project.
Views: 832

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