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Eimskip ups Green service

November 30 - November 30 - Icelandic carrier Eimskip has launched a shortsea feeder shipping service between the Port of Halifax, Canada and Portland, USA.
Views: 1148
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ALE bridges the gap

November 30 - November 30 - ALE has completed the installation of the 474 m long Zezelj bridge, weighing 11,100 tonnes, in Novi Sad, Serbia, in October 2017.
Views: 1133
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VTG wins Linde contract

November 30 - November 30 - VTG Rail Logistics has been contracted by The Linde Group to transport large-scale Asian and European components for a natural gas processing plant under construction in the Amur region of Russia.
Views: 1077
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Beluga keeps production line running

November 29 - November 29 - Moscow-based Beluga Projects Logistic has completed the first phase of a complex project at the Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works in Chelyabinsk Oblast, Russia.
Views: 988
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Locomotive arrives in Goes

November 29 - November 29 - Goud Transport has transported a Whitcomb diesel locomotive, originally built in 1944 for the US Army, from Antwerp to the Stoomtrein Goes-Borsele (SGB) museum, the Netherlands.
Views: 1185
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Cargolux deals with NCA

November 29 - November 29 - Cargolux has signed a cooperation agreement with Nippon Cargo Airlines (NCA) that allows both partners access to each other's capacity through code-share and space swap agreements.
Views: 850
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MHI Vestas signs with BOW

November 29 - November 29 - MHI Vestas Offshore Wind has signed an agreement with BOW Terminal to develop a pre-assembly facility at the Port of Vlissingen, the Netherlands.
Views: 609
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New cranes at Port of Savannah

November 28 - November 28 - The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) has introduced four new neo-Panamax cranes to the Port of Savannah.
Views: 1290
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E.R. Group targets institutional investors

November 28 - November 28 - E.R. Schiffahrt, the Germany-based group, which is known for its ship managment and financing activities, has revealed plans to develop a business offering investment opportunities for institutional investors.
Views: 1433
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OOS and Fanzhou sign MoU

November 28 - November 28 - OOS International and Jiangsu Fanzhou Shipping have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to form a strategic alliance and expand the coverage of their vessels globally.
Views: 1369
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EFG wins waste contract

November 28 - November 28 - EFG Scandinavia, part of the EMS-Fehn-Group, has been awarded a contract for crane services for the construction of a waste-to-energy heat and power plant in Boden, Sweden.
Views: 705
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FMT inks Albany deal

November 28 - November 28 - The Albany Port District Commission, USA has signed a 10-year agreement with Federal Marine Terminals (FMT) to provide longshore and other cargo handling services at the port.
Views: 1322
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ABC sticks with Liège


November 27 - November 27 - Despite regaining its lost slots at Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, AirBridgeCargo (ABC) will retain its freighter calls to Belgium's Liège Airport.
Views: 717
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Rotterdam reappoints Castelein

November 27 - November 27 - Allard Castelein has been reappointed as ceo of the Port of Rotterdam Authority.
Views: 989
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Container volumes set to break record

November 27 - November 27 - Container volume growth continues apace with loaded shipments on course to break 200 million teu in 2017, says global shipping consultancy Drewry.
Views: 1415
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PCN members keeping busy

November 27 - November 27 - C.H. Robinson Project Logistics, member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN), has delivered 49 wind turbines to a project site near Bluff Point in Indiana, USA.
Views: 2015
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Extended Breeze sets sail

November 24 - November 24 - The lengthening programme of Finnlines' vessels is in full swing in the Remontowa shipyard in Gdansk, Poland, with the first of four of its vessels extended by approximately 30 m.
Views: 1262
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Shipowners welcome emissions agreement

November 24 - November 24 - Following intensive negotiations, which came to an end two weeks ago, the European Parliament, the Council of Ministers and the European Commission reached a provisional agreement on the reform of the emissions trading system, which has now
Views: 833
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Davies Crane adds Grove duo

November 24 - November 24 - UK crane rental company Davies Crane Hire has added two long boom Grove all terrain cranes to its fleet.
Views: 913
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OOCL welcomes Scandinavia

November 24 - November 24 - OOCL has taken delivery of the 21,413 teu containership OOCL Scandinavia, the fifth of six vessels ordered from the Samsung Heavy Industry (SHI) shipyard in South Korea.
Views: 674
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B&B and Portlog team up

November 23 - November 23 - France-based B&B International and Mexico's Portlog International have arranged the transport of an injection unit and accessories from the Port of Antwerp to Altamira Port, Mexico.
Views: 854
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ALE completes lifts in London

November 22 - November 22 - ALE has completed the heavy lifting operations for the Earls Court redevelopment project in London, UK.
Views: 1112
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WWPC members join forces

November 22 - November 22 - Holleman Bulgaria and Germany's LS International Cargo combined forces to transport oversized tanks from Plovdiv to the Port of Burgas, Bulgaria.
Views: 968
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HEBO to add sheerleg

November 22 - November 22 - The Netherlands-headquartered HEBO Maritiemservice will add a floating sheerleg crane to its fleet in January 2018.
Views: 696
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UECC loads at St Petersburg

November 21 - November 21 - UECC has loaded seven locomotives onboard its ro-ro vessel, Auto Energy, during a recent call at St. Petersburg.
Views: 834
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PCN Annual Summit opens in Prague

November 20 - November 20 - Project Cargo Network's (PCN) 2017 Annual Summit opened today in Prague in the Czech Republic.
Views: 1729
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Freja names Swedish boss

November 20 - November 20 - Denmark-based Freja Transport & Logistics has named Anders Ekroth as managing director for its Swedish division.
Views: 830
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Goole keeps it cool

November 17 - November 17 - Associated British Ports' (ABP) Port of Goole in the UK has welcomed the delivery of air cooling condenser components destined for Ferrybridge Multifuel 2 (FM2), owned by energy provider SSE.
Views: 793
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Cat sails to Canada

November 17 - November 17 - Global Boat Shipping (GBS), part of the EMS-Fehn-Group, has loaded a 210-ton (190.5-tonne) catamaran onboard Harren & Partner's multipurpose vessel Palabora, at the Port of Emden, Germany.
Views: 1257
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Rollit steams ahead

November 16 - November 16 - Rollit Cargo has transported a 135-tonne steam boiler from Valencia, Spain to Strasbourg, France.
Views: 933
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Jubb flies into Air Partner

November 16 - November 16 - Global aviation services group, Air Partner, has appointed Robert Jubb as freight trading manager.
Views: 1019
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Fesco wins Great Wall contract

November 16 - November 16 - Haval Motor Manufacturing Rus, a subsidiary of Chinese car manufacturer Great Wall Motors, has contracted Fesco Transportation Group to deliver production equipment to the Haval car plant, under construction in the Tula region of Russia.
Views: 1080
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SC&RA heads to St. Louis

November 15 - November 15 - Registration for the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association's (SC&RA) 2018 Specialized Transportation Symposium is now open.
Views: 849
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Blade arrives at Castellón

November 15 - November 15 - The first LM Wind 73.5-m wind turbine blade arrived at the Port of Castellón, Spain on October 20, destined for the Merkur offshore wind farm in Germany.
Views: 563
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Rhenus expands with RBG

November 14 - November 14 - Mierka Beteiligungs (MBG), port operator at the Danube Port of Krems, has changed its name to Rhenus Beteiligungs (RBG).
Views: 1304
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DFDS acquires Alphatrans

November 14 - November 14 - Shipping and logistics group DFDS will acquire all the shares in the Dutch logistics company Alphatrans Group.
Views: 1638
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Nantes is calling for COLI

November 13 - November 13 - COLI Shipping & Transport France has commenced operations based in Nantes.
Views: 917
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ALE unveils trio of innovations

November 13 - November 13 - ALE has introduced three new innovations- the AL600 girder frame, a 1,000-tonne capacity TLG1000 telescopic lifting gantry and a route survey tool.
Views: 942
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deugro bridges the gap

November 13 - November 13 - deugro Canada has handled the transportation of the main bridge section from a fabrication yard in China to Victoria, Canada for the Johnson Street Bridge replacement project.
Views: 1614
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Steil adds with Liebherr

November 13 - November 13 - Trier, Germany-based Steil Kranarbeiten has taken delivery of a Liebherr LTM 1500-8.1 mobile crane, which features an 84 m telescopic boom and a 500-tonne lifting capacity.
Views: 1162
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IOS and NorSea team up

November 13 - November 13 - NorSea Group (UK) and Independent Oilfield Services (IOS) have formed an alliance to provide a complete logistics, storage and inspection package to provide cost benefits for energy sector companies operating in the north-east of Scotland.
Views: 1128
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Slight revenue uptick for Boskalis

November 10 - November 10 - Royal Boskalis Westminster saw a slight increase in revenue in the third quarter of 2017, compared to the quarterly average reported for the first half of the year.
Views: 1354
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Demag delivers to Detlef Urban

November 10 - November 10 - Wittenförden, Germany-based Detlef Urban has taken delivery of a Demag AC 100-4L mobile crane.
Views: 731
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UTC St. Petersburg and COLI team-up

November 10 - November 10 - United Transport Company St. Petersburg (UTC) and Germany-based COLI Schiffahrt & Transport have formed a joint venture.
Views: 887
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Malhotra named at Hill Dickinson

November 9 - November 9 - International law firm Hill Dickinson has appointed Sumeet Malhotra as a partner at its Singapore office.
Views: 2213
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CLA's flying start

November 9 - November 9 - In the first two and a half months of services, CargoLogicAir (CLA) has carried over 2,000 tonnes of cargo on its scheduled route from the USA to the Middle East.
Views: 599
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Delta turns on the TAP

November 8 - November 8 - Delta Maritime has handled the transport and installation of Siemens turbo compressors and gas turbines in northern Greece at the Evros Kipoi Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) compressing station.
Views: 1035
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B747 for Astral Aviation

November 8 - November 8 - Kenya-based Astral Aviation has signed a long-term aircraft, crew, maintenance and insurance (ACMI) agreement with Air Atlanta Icelandic, adding a factory-built Boeing 747-400 freighter to its fleet.
Views: 819
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Silvasti completes loco-motion

November 8 - November 8 - Jyväskylä, Finland-based specialised transport firm Silvasti has moved a historic steam locomotive to its new home in Oulainen, Finland.
Views: 788
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WWL adds to service

November 7 - November 7 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) has added Amsterdam, the Netherlands and Livorno, Italy as discharge ports on its Asia-Europe service.
Views: 917
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Mammoet swivels to success

November 7 - November 7 - Mammoet has transported nine process modules from the Port of Anacortes to Andeavor's refinery in Washington, USA for the latter's clean product upgrade project.
Views: 1232
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Grimaldi welcomes Grande New York

November 7 - November 7 - The Grimaldi Group has taken delivery of the pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) Grande New York at the Jinling shipyard in Nanjing, China.
Views: 1006
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Globe Line's flash delivery

November 7 - November 7 - Globe Line Projects has transported a 110-tonne flash drum, measuring 22 m x 5.7 m x 6 m, from Hradec Králové in the Czech Republic to the Mozyr oil refinery in Mazyr, Belarus.
Views: 851
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Schiphol slots return for ABC

November 6 - November 6 - As a result of two days of negotiations, Dutch airline KLM and Russia's AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) have come to an agreement which will allow ABC to fully re-establish its operations to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport (AMS), the Netherlands, as
Views: 855
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Sarens cements its reputation with Liebherr

November 6 - November 6 - Sarens has utilised its Liebherr LR 1350/1 crawler crane to hoist five rotary kiln components at HeidelbergCement's facilities in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Views: 846
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CLA adds to network

November 3 - November 3 - CargoLogicAir (CLA) is adding Tel Aviv, Israel to its growing network of scheduled freighter operations.
Views: 1204
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Gulliver travels with MirTac

November 3 - November 3 - Scaldis Salvage and Marine Contractors have agreed to implement the MirTac's StarIPS Fleet Management solution on board the former's newly built heavy lift vessel Gulliver.
Views: 1203
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Massive delivery for Port Kembla

November 3 - November 3 - Australia's Port Kembla has seen the delivery of some huge machinery in one of the port's biggest ever deliveries.
Views: 1170
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Höegh handles Gold Coast cargo

November 3 - November 3 - Höegh Autoliners has transported the first two of four Bombardier trams from Germany to Australia for the extension of the Gold Coast Light Rail System (GCLR), on behalf of DB Schenker.
Views: 607
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Samson expands in Europe

November 2 - November 2 - The Netherlands-based United Offshore Services (UOS) has added Samson Saturn-12 and chafe products to its inventory, enabling it to offer synthetic tug mainlines and pendants.
Views: 1270
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Logwin buys into SCI

November 2 - November 2 - Logistics company Logwin has taken a one-third stake in the Auckland, New Zealand-based freight forwarder Supply Chain International (SCI).
Views: 1350
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West of Scotland in administration

November 1 - November 1 - The UK's West of Scotland Heavy Haulage and its associated trading company, West of Scotland Storage, have been placed in administration with Tom MacLennan and Iain Fraser, partners with FRP Advisory.
Views: 1712
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SAL Engineering launched

November 1 - November 1 - Germany-based shipping group Harren & Partner (H+P) has established SAL Engineering, a sister company to SAL Heavy Lift, which will provide specialised engineering services across its fleet, as well as to external customers.
Views: 1413
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Mammoet slides to success

November 1 - November 1 - Mammoet, in cooperation with BAM Infra, has installed a prefabricated roundabout in Gemert, the Netherlands.
Views: 445

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