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IRISL makes Hamburg call

May 31 - May 31 - Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines' (IRISL) new general cargo service has made its first call at C. Steinweg's Süd-West Terminal in the Port of Hamburg with the vessel Sevgi.
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Mammoet assists Dubai deck move

May 31 - May 31 - Mammoet has installed a new 10,000 sq m private luxury pool deck for the Burj Al Arab hotel in Dubai, which was shipped from Finland to the UAE by SAL Heavy Lift's vessel Svenja earlier this year.
Views: 1409
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Kaleido adds Mexican head

May 31 - May 31 - Kaleido Logistics has appointed Hans C. Wurche as general manager of its Mexican operation.
Views: 1543
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Geodis in Indian relocation

May 31 - May 31 - In response to the expansion of its Indian business and team, Geodis has relocated its premises in Mumbai to The Qube on M.V. Road in Andheri (East).
Views: 542
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HMM makes progress with creditors

May 30 - May 30 - According to reports in the international business media, one of the main creditors of indebted Korean shipping group Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) has said that meaningful progress is being made with international ship owners to cut the leasing
Views: 1827
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Broekman receives Siemens milestone

May 30 - May 30 - The 1,000th gas turbine manufactured by Siemens in Berlin has arrived at Broekman Logistics Breakbulk Terminal (Project Services) in Rotterdam, ready for shipment to Qatar.
Views: 1938
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PCN holds mini meeting

May 27 - May 27 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) held a mini meeting and casino night for its members on May 23 in Antwerp, ahead of the Breakbulk Europe exhibition.
Views: 1482
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Yusen names Mexican head

May 27 - May 27 - Yusen Logistics Mexico has appointed Jordan Dewart as its new president.
Views: 1697
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Huisman adds Singapore simulator

May 27 - May 27 - Huisman has introduced a new crane simulator at its sales and service facility in Singapore, which will be used for regular and customised education and training purposes.
Views: 1236
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Heavy load fleet set to contract, says Dynamar

May 26 - May 26 - According to shipping consultancy provider, Dynamar, the top 15 heavy load shipping lines operate just over 80 percent of the worldwide fleet of such vessels.
Views: 1556
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AAL handles shiploader

May 26 - May 26 - In a series of shipments, multipurpose liner shipping company AAL has completed the delivery of a mobile grain shiploader to Port Metro Vancouver (PMV) where it will be installed at the port's Pacific Terminal, which is run by Canada's largest gr
Views: 1826
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Airbridgecargo spreads its wings

May 25 - May 25 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has introduced a regular Houston-Abu Dhabi freight service to expand its international network
Views: 1286
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JV for Licvem and NYK Bulk & Projects

May 25 - May 25 - Copenhagen-based Licvem Shipping & Trading and Tokyo-based NYK Bulk & Projects Carriers (NBP) have established a joint venture called Licvem NBP ApS (LBP), which will target the carriage of breakbulk cargo to and from ports primarily in Europe an
Views: 1345
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Offshore majors target standardisation

May 19 - May 19 - Fifteen leading offshore companies have come together to launch the Standardization Unified Joint Industry Project (JIP), which aims to establish engineering industry standards.
Views: 1076
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Tight squeeze for Manitowoc

May 19 - May 19 - Doosan Heavy Industries & Construction has used its Manitowoc MLC650 crawler crane to carry out heavy lift operations at a congested railway station site in Daegu City, South Korea.
Views: 1313
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Mammoet moves FPSO modules

May 19 - May 19 - Mammoet has completed the load-out of modules bound for the P66 floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel in Brazil.
Views: 1585
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Walpole up at Schenker

May 18 - May 18 - DB Schenker has appointed Robert Walpole as ceo of its US business, Schenker Inc.
Views: 1397
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Breakbulk slides at NWSA

May 18 - May 18 - The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) has posted a 36 percent year-on-year decline in breakbulk cargo volumes during January-April 2016.
Views: 1472
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Project Cargo & Yacht on the double

May 17 - May 17 - Project Cargo & Yacht Transport, a Project Freight Network (PFN) member in Istanbul, Turkey has completed a breakbulk shipment from the Port of Istanbul (Turkey) to the Port of Tobruk (Libya).
Views: 1499
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AAL adds Chinese agent

May 17 - May 17 - AAL has appointed project freight forwarder Central Oceans as its commercial agent representing Hong Kong and South China.
Views: 1588
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XLP updates

May 16 - May 16 - XL Projects (XLP) network member in Oman, Khimji Ramdas, provided freight management services at the Port of Sohar, handling the delivery of a 100-tonne ABB transformer measuring 6.4 m x 3.5 m x 3.8 m.
Views: 1418
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ALE loads out TLP

May 16 - May 16 - ALE has completed the load out of the Malikai tension leg platform (TLP), which weighed 27,500 tonnes, at Malaysia Marine and Heavy Engineering in Johor Darul Takzim.
Views: 1577
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CEA and Fagioli team up in Southeast Asia

May 16 - May 16 - CEA Project Logistics and Fagioli have entered into a consortium agreement that will see the two companies deliver services throughout Thailand, Myanmar, Vietnam and Cambodia.
Views: 1883
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PCN member updates

May 16 - May 16 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) member representing Bangladesh, Bengal Electric, says it is close to finishing the construction of a 1,000-tonne capacity floating crane.
Views: 2063
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LS Cargo opens in Shanghai

May 13 - May 13 - Bremen, Germany headquartered project forwarder LS Cargo has strengthened its presence in Asia by opening a regional head office in Shanghai, China.
Views: 1036
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Container lines form THE Alliance

May 13 - May 13 - Hanjin Shipping, Hapag-Lloyd, "K"Line, Mitsui O.S.K. Lines, Nippon Yusen Kaisha (NYK Line) and Yang Ming have partnered to form THE Alliance - a new container shipping alliance covering East-West trade lanes.
Views: 3797
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Subsea move for Khimji Ramdas

May 12 - May 12 - Khimji Ramdas has coordinated the unloading of subsea mining equipment at the Port of Duqm in Oman.
Views: 1138
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Blue Water inks Kazakh contract

May 12 - May 12 - Blue Water Shipping has been awarded a major contract by Tengizchevroil (TCO) for an oil project in Kazakhstan.
Views: 1540
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K-100 rope hits Middle East

May 11 - May 11 - A Grove RT880E has been the first crane in the Middle East to be fitted with Samson's innovative K-100 synthetic hoist rope.
Views: 1452
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Users hail CombiMAX reliability

May 11 - May 11 - According to Belgian trailer manufacturer Faymonville, its CombiMAX trailer has been extremely well received by the heavy transportation industry, delivering flexibility, speed and efficiency for its users.
Views: 1127
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JV targets China renewables

May 11 - May 11 - Belgium's Dredging, Environmental and Marine Engineering (DEME) has formed a joint venture with China's Cosco Shipping to develop offshore wind energy in the Asian nation.
Views: 1032
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Siemens reaches turbine milestone

May 11 - May 11 - The Siemens gas turbine factory in Berlin, Germany is getting ready to ship its 1,000th turbine manufactured at the plant to the Umm Al Houl combined cycle power plant in Qatar.
Views: 1562
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Thomas Miller Law opens in Sydney

May 11 - May 11 - Thomas Miller Law is expanding the geographical coverage of its maritime and logistics legal services, which will now be available to operators and insurers doing business in the Australasian region.
Views: 1418
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WCA Projects on cloud nine

May 10 - May 10 - Nine members of the WCA Projects network have recently completed a number of complex project moves worldwide.
Views: 2284
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Celtic handles GE turbines

May 10 - May 10 - Celtic Shipping Agencies was recently contracted by GE Wind to handle wind turbine components shipped from Turkey to Ireland.
Views: 1438
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Tarros adds Brindisi call

May 10 - May 10 - Tarros Group has added a port call at Brindisi, Italy to its Adriatic Levant service linking the Levant with Libya.
Views: 1079
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More movements for PCN

May 10 - May 10 - Member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Saudi Arabia, Paragon Saudi Services, has recently handled the transportation of a Liebherr 885 crane from Qahma to Jizan in Saudi Arabia and onwards to Dubai.
Views: 1874
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OIA looks to India

May 10 - May 10 - OIA Global has opened a new operation in Chennai, India.
Views: 1270
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Profit up, revenue down at Agility

May 9 - May 9 - Agility posted a net profit of KWD13.1 million (USD43.4 million) for the first quarter of 2016, which is an increase of 10.9 percent; and a revenue of KWD298.8 million (USD991.7 million) - a 6.1 percent decrease compared with the same period of 20
Views: 1551
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ALE concludes major wind energy project

May 9 - May 9 - ALE is close to finishing a major contract for the transportation, lifting and installation of 24 x 2.5 MW turbines on a project site in Khao Kho and another 30 x 2.5 MW turbines at Watabak, Thailand.
Views: 1793
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Modern Cranes buys Grove unit

May 9 - May 9 - Modern Cranes, a crane rental company based in Hyderabad, India, has expanded its crane fleet with its biggest acquisition yet - a Grove GMK6300L.
Views: 1741
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ALE on track in Saudi Arabia

May 5 - May 5 - ALE has been awarded a contract to transport 1,186 railcars from Poland to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1738
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Huge cranes arrive in Liverpool

May 5 - May 5 - The first six cantilever rail-mounted gantry cranes have arrived at Peel Ports' Liverpool2 deepwater container terminal from Nantong China on board the semi-submersible vessel Zhen Hua 25.
Views: 1103
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DP World in at Limassol

May 4 - May 4 - DP World has been granted a concession by the government of the Republic of Cyprus to develop and operate breakbulk capacity at the Cypriot Port of Limassol.
Views: 1083
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Roll Group adds Japanese rep

May 3 - May 3 - Roll Group has appointed Shinichi Matsuya as its owner's representative for Japan.
Views: 1629
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NWSA goes Green

May 3 - May 3 - The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) has signed up to participate in Green Marine - North America's voluntary environmental certification programme for the maritime industry.
Views: 1218
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ABC races ahead in Formula 1 move

May 2 - May 2 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has operated six Boeing 747 charter flights of racing cars and accessories from Shanghai to Sochi for the Russian Grand Prix.
Views: 1053

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