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Damen and Concordia team up

December 19 - Damen Shipyards Group and Concordia Group have signed a joint venture agreement to cooperate in the construction and trade of inland waterway vessels.

The joint venture will operate under the name Concordia Damen Shipbuilding.

"Damen and Concordia are joining forces in order to better support clients in their investments," said Chris Kornet, ceo of Concordia. "Concordia Damen Shipbuilding will, beside catering to the general demand, focus on the development of sustainable vessels with a diversity of new shipbuilding techniques, in order to achieve a bright and clean future for ship-owners."

Damen's inland waterways team, led by product director inland waterway transport, Simon Provoost, will move from the Damen headquarters in Gorinchem to the Concordia office in Werkendam, the Netherlands.

 

www.damen.com

www.concordiagroup.nl

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Getting the beers in for Haiti

September 21 - Germany-based forwarder and Latin American specialist Schryver has handled a door-to-door delivery of bottling equipment for a brewery in Port-au-Prince, Haiti.
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DFDS to offer more project space from Norway

September 20 - Danish-owned ferry operator DFDS says it will be able to carry a wider range of out-of-gauge (OOG) and project cargo between Norway, Belgium and the UK from February 2019, when its enhanced service enters operation.
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