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Asia News from November 2015

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Triple test for Goldhofer

November 30 - November 30 - Guna Teguh Abadi (GTA) Construction has used two Goldhofer PST/SL self-propelled trailer combinations in three mega-projects in Indonesia, including the construction of a fertiliser production plant and a natural gas processing plant, and th
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MacGregor to supply CLdN

November 27 - November 27 - MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has been contracted by Hyundai Heavy Industries to deliver ro-ro access equipment packages for two ro-ro carriers currently under construction for Luxembourg based operator CLdN.
Views: 658
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APM expands Jordan hub

November 27 - November 27 - APM Terminals has completed the extension of Aqaba Logistics Village at Jordan's Port of Aqaba, creating new yards that will be used for storing project cargo, as well as containers, cars and timber.
Views: 994
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Sarjak on the double

November 27 - November 27 - Sarjak Container Lines has coordinated the transport of two large storage tanks from India to Kenya.
Views: 1118
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Thorco takes five

November 27 - November 27 - Thorco Shipping has acquired five 18,000 dwt modern tweendeckers, each equipped with three 80-tonne capacity cranes.
Views: 1434
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Air Partner inks UAE deal

November 26 - November 26 - Air Partner has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Air Cargo Integrators (ACI), which will see the two companies work together to develop their freight charter and global airfreight products.
Views: 1400
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ASEAN-China agreement revised

November 26 - November 26 - The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and China have signed an agreement to amend and update the ASEAN-China Free Trade Agreement (ACFTA).
Views: 1389
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Thorco Logic launched

November 26 - November 26 - Thorco Shipping's latest newbuild vessel Thorco Logic has been launched by Honda Heavy Industries in Japan.
Views: 1594
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ICS concerns over BWM roll-out

November 25 - November 25 - Following ratification by Indonesia, the IMO secretary general has said that the Ballast Water Management (BWM) Convention will enter into force worldwide from November 24, 2016.
Views: 1022
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Grove on track in Singapore

November 25 - November 25 - Hiap Tong Crane & Transport has supplied a four-axle Grove GMK4100 crane to China Railway to assist with the construction of the new Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) metro line in Singapore.
Views: 1122
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Ekin in Turkish transformation

November 24 - November 24 - Ekin Heavy & Project Transportation has moved a transformer through Turkey by road to a power station in Hakkari.
Views: 1261
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Pipe flies with New Sign

November 24 - November 24 - New Sign Logistics has coordinated the transport of a heavy pipe for use in the subsea oil and gas industry from Malaysia to Luxembourg.
Views: 1480
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Scheuerle ships to South Korea

November 23 - November 23 - Scheuerle has delivered a ship section transporter with an 800-tonne payload to South Korea for use at Sungdong Group's shipyard premises in the coastal city of Tongyoung.
Views: 1452
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High five for PCN

November 23 - November 23 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) held its fifth annual summit from November 15-18 at the Eastin Grand Hotel Sathorn in Bangkok, Thailand.
Views: 1839
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ABC adds Atlanta

November 20 - November 20 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has launched twice-weekly Boeing 747 freighter flights to Atlanta.
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Daewon steams across Asia

November 20 - November 20 - Daewon Logipia has coordinated the shipment of a number of heavy units, weighing around 100 tonnes, from Masan, South Korea to Ciwandan in Indonesia.
Views: 796
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WLC on the right track

November 19 - November 19 - World Logistics Consulting (WLC) has coordinated the delivery of a 178-tonne transformer by rail from the Port of Houston, Texas to Grafton, Ohio.
Views: 1052
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Ekin in big Cat project

November 18 - November 18 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation has delivered a consignment of Caterpillar pipelayers for the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP) project in Turkey.
Views: 930
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Bengal powers ahead

November 18 - November 18 - Bengal Electric has completed the discharge of a 219-tonne stator frame and a 119-tonne turbine in Bangladesh.
Views: 1337
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Freighters fly to ABC

November 18 - November 18 - Boeing has delivered two 747-8 freighters to AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC), part of Volga-Dnepr Group.
Views: 1247
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WSS makes crude delivery

November 18 - November 18 - Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) has coordinated the transport of equipment for crude processing units in Fujairah, UAE.
Views: 1176
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Satellite takes to sky on AN-124

November 18 - November 18 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has flown the Türksat 4B communications satellite from Japan to the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on board an AN-124 freighter aircraft.
Views: 1402
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Antwerp welcomes Fednav first

November 18 - November 18 - Fednav's next-generation vessel Federal Bering has made its maiden call at the Port of Antwerp.
Views: 840
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Kennards Hire and Modulift partner

November 17 - November 17 - A new partnership with Modulift aims to expand the equipment range and value offering of all Kennards Hire Lift & Shift branches across Australia and New Zealand.
Views: 763
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POGL goes transpacific

November 17 - November 17 - Shanghai headquartered Pacific Ocean Group Ltd (POGL) is continuing to deliver oversize cargo to Formosa Plastic Corporation's new manufacturing facility in Point Comfort, Texas.
Views: 1109
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CAL heads to Halifax

November 17 - November 17 - Effective December 2015, CAL Cargo Airlines will offer a peak season service out of Halifax to Belgium, Hong Kong and Shanghai.
Views: 1002
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Townsville inks Indonesian tie-up

November 17 - November 17 - Australia's Port of Townsville has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Indonesia Port Corporation (IPC) to strengthen trade and development opportunities between the respective countries.
Views: 1372
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States club together in terminal build

November 17 - November 17 - Georgia and South Carolina's port authorities have signed a joint venture agreement that provides the necessary framework for the two US states to work cooperatively towards the development of the Jasper Ocean Terminal (JOT).
Views: 1210
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Storming success for GAC

November 16 - November 16 - GAC's project logistics experts have coordinated the delivery of a pair of water-cooled reactors to the Pemex petrochemical complex in Morelos, Mexico.
Views: 918
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ABC and JAS get things racing

November 13 - November 13 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has collaborated with JAS Worldwide Motorsport Logistics (JAS) to deliver race vehicles to China to compete in the 62nd Macau Grand Prix, taking place from November 19 - 22.
Views: 1113
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Pressing matters for CEA

November 13 - November 13 - CEA Project Logistics has completed the transportation, assembly and installation of a metal press for a metal stamping and assembly factory in Rayong Province, Thailand.
Views: 825
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Manitowoc crawler heads East

November 13 - November 13 - South Korea's Chunjo Construction utilised its 2,300-tonne capacity Manitowoc 31000 crawler crane to construct a petrochemical refinery in Vietnam - the first time Chunjo has used the crane outside its domestic market.
Views: 1416
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Europrim relocates gas plant

November 13 - November 13 - Europrim Shipping has completed the shipment of a natural gas processing plant from Malaysia to Tatarstan.
Views: 1207
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BigRoll Barentsz rolled out

November 12 - November 12 - The first of BigRoll Shipping's four MC Class vessels under construction, BigRoll Barentsz, has been launched at China's Cosco Dalian Shipyard.
Views: 1008
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Bos-Shelf in Kamag buy

November 12 - November 12 - Baku, Azerbaijan based Bos-Shelf has invested in 24 axle lines of Kamag K24 self-propelled modular transporters (SPMT).
Views: 1627
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Universal Transport takes over Ivanica

November 11 - November 11 - As of 2016, Ivanica Spedition will become part of Universal Transport, operating from one of its premises in Straubing, Germany.
Views: 1021
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"K" Line targets Middle East

November 11 - November 11 - "K" Line has established a new joint venture with Sharaf Group, K Line Shipping & Logistics LLC (KLSL), in Dubai, UAE.
Views: 110
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Braemar comes together

November 11 - November 11 - Braemar Adjusting and Braemar SA are relocating their UK head offices to share new premises in London.
Views: 963
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PCN duo joins forces

November 11 - November 11 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) member in Germany, Russia and Mongolia, Alexander Global Logistics (AGL), joined forces with fellow PCN member in Poland, Scandinavian Express, to deliver a 25-tonne spare part.
Views: 1136
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Hawaiian Highway leads to Sohar

November 11 - November 11 - Sohar Port and Freezone has celebrated the maiden call of "K" Line's ro-ro carrier Hawaiian Highway at its general cargo terminal, C. Steinweg Oman.
Views: 1096
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Alstom sells to GE

November 10 - November 10 - Alstom has closed the sale of its energy activities to General Electric (GE) for approximately EUR12.4 billion (USD13.25 billion).
Views: 1658
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Emirates unveils new terminal

November 10 - November 10 - Emirates SkyCargo has officially opened its new cargo terminal, Emirates SkyCentral, which is located in the logistics district at Dubai South, UAE.
Views: 784
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MB opens in Dubai

November 10 - November 10 - Martin Bencher Group has opened a new office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Views: 1224
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Tork talks up new crane

November 10 - November 10 - Turkish heavy haulier Tork Industrial Logistics Solutions has invested in a new 1,100-tonne capacity Enerpac gantry crane, as well as a Scheuerle Power Booster.
Views: 1807
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XLP makes a century

November 10 - November 10 - Project freight forwarders from across the world gathered for the XLProjects Network's (XLP) 3rd annual general meeting, which kicked off on Sunday evening in Kuala Lumpur.
Views: 946
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Sarjak heads to Malaysian port

November 9 - November 9 - Sarjak Container Lines has delivered two over-dimensional units from the Indian port of Nhava Sheva to a port infrastructure project site in Malaysia.
Views: 871
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Huge growth at Sohar

November 9 - November 9 - Sohar Port and Freezone's general cargo terminal has seen a 60 percent year-on-year increase in throughput over the first three quarters of 2015, reaching a combined volume of 2.3 million tonnes.
Views: 1047
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Flensborg adds Iberian presence

November 9 - November 9 - Vigo-based Bruno Goberna is the new representative of Flensborg and Associates in Spain and Portugal.
Views: 784
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GAC names Fernando

November 6 - November 6 - The GAC Group has named Shanaka Fernando (pictured below) as regional business development manager, Oil & Gas - Middle East as the company seeks to strengthen its commitment to the upstream oil and gas industry in the region.
Views: 1042
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ZPMC-Red Box sees second ship

November 6 - November 6 - Red Box Energy Services has seen the launch of its second 25,000 dwt PC-3 Polar Class Module Carrier, Pugnax from the drydock of the Guangzhou Shipyard (GSI) in Longxue, China.
Views: 1724
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Safety a major concern at WCTS

November 5 - November 5 - Over 270 delegates attended the two-day World Crane & Transport Summit (WCTS) at the NH Grand Krasnapolsky Hotel in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Views: 2078
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Transafe moves Kazakh plant

November 5 - November 5 - Transafe Logistics has completed the delivery of out-of-gauge components for a mineral processing plant in Karazhal, Kazakhstan.
Views: 1143
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BNSF Logistics takes the crown

November 5 - November 5 - The Houston Global Project Centre of BNSF Logistics has handled the shipment of a 175-tonne crown from the port of Philadelphia to its final destination in Howell, in the state of Michigan.
Views: 1036
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Tiong Woon issues profit warning

November 4 - November 4 - Singapore headquartered Tiong Woon Corporation has issued a profit warning for the quarter ending September 30, 2015.
Views: 1442
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ISS files into Odessa

November 4 - November 4 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has opened a new office in Ukraine.
Views: 1176
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AGL in Vladivostok first

November 3 - November 3 - Alexander Global Logistics' (AGL) new office in Vladivostok, Russia has completed its first project, with the delivery of seven pieces of Kato machinery.
Views: 1445
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TEL steels ahead

November 3 - November 3 - Topline Express Logistics (TEL) has coordinated the transport of two 6 m long steel plates by air from China to Korea.
Views: 1055
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Famous five for Liverpool

November 3 - November 3 - Zhen Hua 23, Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries' (ZPMC) giant semi-submersible has made a spectacular delivery of five ship-to-shore megamax quayside cranes for the new Liverpool2 container terminal.
Views: 1537
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Hansa sails into Johor

November 3 - November 3 - German shipping line Hansa heavy Lift has transported three tugboats, each weighing 504 tonnes, from Rotterdam to Johor in Malaysia.
Views: 1542
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Money pumped into US transport projects

November 2 - November 2 - The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) has confirmed that it will provide USD500 million for 39 transportation projects in the country, from its TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery) programme.
Views: 1430
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CEA takes turbines in

November 2 - November 2 - CEA Project Logistics has taken delivery of 39 wind turbine blades at its free trade zone in Thailand's Laem Chabang port.
Views: 1007
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GAC delivers boats for refugee rescue

November 2 - November 2 - GAC has coordinated the delivery of two, 12 m, high-speed boats to Greece on behalf of the not-for-profit NGO, the Swedish Sea Rescue Society (SSRS).
Views: 1459

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