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Hareket powers ahead

December 31 - December 31 - Hareket has transported and installed two GE gas turbine and generator sets from Samsun port to the Ic Anadolu combined cycle power plant in Kirikkale, Turkey.
Views: 955
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Antwerp looks forward to record year

December 30 - December 30 - The port of Antwerp is expected to handle a total of 198.8 million tonnes of freight by the end of 2014 - a year-on-year increase of 4.2 percent and a new record for the Belgian gateway.
Views: 1498
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Multraship and Damen ink tug deal

December 29 - December 29 - Multraship and Damen Shipyards Group have confirmed an agreement for three new ASD tugs, all scheduled for delivery in 2015.
Views: 913
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Breakbulk Exhibitions sold

December 24 - December 24 - AXIO Data Group (AXIO) has sold Breakbulk Exhibitions to ITE Group plc (ITE), the leading exhibitions group, for a maximum consideration of USD42 million.
Views: 1232
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PowerBoom debut for LR 11000

December 16 - December 16 - Liebherr's PowerBoom has been used for the first time on its 1,000-tonne capacity LR 11000 crawler crane during the installation of a 220-tonne machine room on a wind turbine tower in northern Germany.
Views: 1378
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Fleet Line steels ahead

December 15 - December 15 - Fleet Line Shipping has coordinated the transport of 1,200 tonnes of steel plates from Ukraine to Iraq.
Views: 1020
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Caba in tram transport to Turkey

December 10 - December 10 - Caba Transport has handled the movement of several trams from China to Samsun in Turkey, making use of an eight-axle Scheuerle-Nicolas Superflex trailer.
Views: 826
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Aertssen ups machine portfolio

December 10 - December 10 - Aertssen Machinery Services (AMS) - the local branch of Aertssen Kranen in the Middle East - is to take delivery of a new 145-tonne capacity Tadano GR1450EX rough terrain crane.
Views: 1063
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Logistics sector looks set for more M&As

December 10 - December 10 - Transport Intelligence has said that the talks between DSV and UTi Worldwide which were revealed in the media last week show that there is an undiminished appetite for mergers and acquisitions in the global logistics industry.
Views: 1910
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Manatee re-elects Whitmore

December 8 - December 8 - Carol Whitmore has been elected to a third one-year term as chairwoman of the Manatee County Port Authority, the governing board of Port Manatee, which has also welcomed Charles B. Smith as its newest member.
Views: 1135
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Delta doubles up

December 4 - December 4 - Delta Maritime, a Project Cargo Network (PCN) member representing Greece, Serbia and Romania, has handled two complex projects out of Greece.
Views: 1129
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StederDelta puts two ships to use

December 1 - December 1 - StederDelta Group has transported a dismantled crane, weighing a total of 200 tonnes, from Turkmenistan's Turkmenbashi port to Johor in Malaysia.
Views: 1216
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OHT Falcon loads Galveston Key

November 28 - November 28 - Offshore Heavy Transport (OHT) mobilised its semi-submersible vessel Falcon to Singapore to load the jack up rig Galveston Key.
Views: 937
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Legs eleven for Conxion

November 27 - November 27 - Conxion Logistics & Heavy Equipment has handled the movement of 11 gantry cranes for Qatar Rail's Doha Metro Red Line South project.
Views: 1134
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Aryamasir builds up expertise

November 26 - November 26 - Aryamasir International Transport has handled the transport of over 1,000 tonnes of building materials for a construction project in Baku, Azerbaijan.
Views: 1057
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Liburnia rocks the boat

November 24 - November 24 - Liburnia Maritime has chartered Jumbo's vessel Fairpartner to ship three tugboats and a survey vessel from Incheon, Korea to Iraq.
Views: 644
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HongFa Shipping to launch liner service

November 24 - November 24 - On January 10, 2015, HongFa Shipping is set to launch a new liner service between the Far East, Southeast Asia and the East Coast of South America.
Views: 2478
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Van der Vlist sails across Europe

November 20 - November 20 - Van der Vlist is in the process of transporting large shipbuilding parts from eastern Romania through to Rotterdam.
Views: 839
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PCN celebrates record conference turnout

November 20 - November 20 - The Project Cargo Network's (PCN) fourth annual summit, which took place from November 16-18, saw 160 delegates from over 75 countries come together at the Crowne Plaza St Peter's Hotel in Rome.
Views: 1444
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Goldhofer on the boil in Iraq

November 20 - November 20 - Heavy haulage company Botros-Yigit-Nata (BYN) has used two Goldhofer ten-axle THP/SL heavy-duty modules to transport a 247-tonne refinery boiler from the Turkish port of Iskenderun to Erbil in Iraq.
Views: 1071
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BBC Chartering reveals surcharges

November 20 - November 20 - BBC Chartering has introduced a low sulphur surcharge and revealed the costs, which will become effective on December 15, 2014.
Views: 1021
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Geodis widens oil & gas network

November 19 - November 19 - Geodis Wilson has extended its network of hubs dedicated to the logistics demands of the oil and gas industry with the opening of a new office in Singapore.
Views: 1002
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Volga-Dnepr aids Iraq

November 17 - November 17 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines delivered 45-tonnes of humanitarian aid from Zurich to Erbil International airport, Iraq, to support victims of civil unrest in the country.
Views: 726
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Agility sees strong third quarter

November 13 - November 13 - Global forwarder Agility saw Q3 2014 revenues increase 3 percent year-on-year over the same period of 2013 to KWD337.09 million (USD1.16 billion), contributing to a net profit of KWD13.04 million (USD44.8 million) - up 8 percent.
Views: 1156
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Jolly day for Messina

November 13 - November 13 - The container/ro-ro (con-ro) vessel Jolly Titanio, which was built by the Korean STX Offshore & Shipbuilding shipyard, has been delivered to Ignazio Messina.
Views: 1428
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StederDelta targets oil and gas

November 6 - November 6 - StederDelta Group has recently been awarded several Romanian service contracts by oil operators drilling in the Black Sea.
Views: 925
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LOC opens in Mumbai

November 6 - November 6 - London Offshore Consultants (LOC) has opened an office in Mumbai, India.
Views: 1412
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Cargolux names sales & marketing head

November 4 - November 4 - Cargolux Airlines International has confirmed Niek van der Weide as its new executive vice president sales & marketing.
Views: 607
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Nicolas negotiates desert storm

November 4 - November 4 - 32 axle lines of Nicolas MHD transporters were utilised to move a 252-tonne liquid separator from Al Jubail in Saudi Arabia to a gas refinery operated by Aramco in Khursaniyah.
Views: 641
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Agility promotes Esa

November 3 - November 3 - Agility has named Mohammed Esa its chief commercial officer (CCO) for Europe.
Views: 1434
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Hunter for DHL

October 31 - October 31 - DHL Global Forwarding has named Graham Hunter as head of Industrial Projects (IP) for Europe, effective November 1, 2014.
Views: 939
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Volga-Dnepr beats the drum

October 31 - October 31 - Volga-Dnepr Group's engineering and logistics centre was called into action to develop special loading equipment to transport a 30-tonne heavy boiler drum from Dusseldorf to Kuwait City.
Views: 1217
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Infrastructure vital for SOHAR's success

October 31 - October 31 - SOHAR executive commercial manager Edwin Lammers has emphasised the importance of pressing forward with national infrastructure projects that will allow the port to offer better connectivity across the GCC region.
Views: 1299
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Tricky ten for Almajdouie

October 30 - October 30 - Coordinadora has awarded Almajdouie Logistics Company the challenging assignment of moving heavy and abnormal units from Jubail Industrial Port to the Sadara Petrochemical Company in Jubail, Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1336
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Share a Coke with PCYT

October 29 - October 29 - Project Cargo & Yacht Transport (PCYT) has completed a huge project to transport building materials from Turkey to Pakistan for Coca-Cola's new greenfield project in Multan.
Views: 955
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CLC Projects set for sixth conference

October 22 - October 22 - Established in 2012, CLC Projects Network says it is expecting at least 80 attendees from 61 companies at its sixth global conference, which will take place in Istanbul from November 16-17, 2014.
Views: 717
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AGL barges to Romania

October 20 - October 20 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has chartered a barge to transport ten heavy components for a large lock being built in Cernavoda, Romania.
Views: 1093
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Polytra takes to the rails

October 20 - October 20 - Polytra has shipped 20 passenger rail carriages from Romania to Morocco.
Views: 656
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Transworld and NAWAH join forces

October 16 - October 16 - Dubai-headquartered Transworld Group and NAWAH have entered into a formal agreement to service Iraq's growing demand for imports, linking their respective shipping, logistics, marine services and port capabilities.
Views: 990
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Alliance powers up

October 15 - October 15 - Alliance Logistics recently completed the delivery of over-dimensional machinery for the electricity industry from Marseille to Tangier Port in Morocco.
Views: 1349
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Daewon Logipia completes acquisition

October 14 - October 14 - South Korea's Daewon Logipia has completed the acquisition of logistics consulting and service company, Korea Logistics Consulting & Service.
Views: 1493
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Big chill(er) for MEPL Dubai

October 13 - October 13 - MEPL International (Middle East Project Logistics) has completed a small but challenging project shipment from China to Sohar Port in Oman.
Views: 860
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Boom Booster for Sarens

October 13 - October 13 - The Sarens Group has equipped its CC 8800-1 crawler crane fleet with the Terex Boom Booster.
Views: 1086
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The Friday Flyer - October 10, 2014

October 10 - At the Breakbulk Americas event in Houston, Ed Osterwald, a partner at CEG-Europe, gave a fascinating insight into why the oil and gas business is one of the largest - and most poorly understood - industries in the world.
Views: 2209
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Steder in excavator move

October 8 - October 8 - Steder Group transported six heavy excavators for a Dutch contractor.
Views: 723
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Pegasus in Norwegian tow

October 7 - October 7 - Harms Bergung, Transport & Heavylift chartered the anchor handling tug Pegasus to Norwegian shipbuilder VARD S
Views: 794
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Baltic Cargo Shuttle takes off

October 7 - October 7 - Arkon Shipping and Best Logistics have celebrated the inauguration of their heavy lift and general cargo shuttle service: the Baltic Cargo Shuttle (BCS).
Views: 1390
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Sloman Neptun appoints Swedish agent

October 6 - October 6 - Sloman Neptun Shipping & Transport has appointed Scandinavian Shipping & Logistics as its new agent in Sweden.
Views: 1910
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GAC Marine Logistics relocates

October 3 - October 3 - Ship spares logistics specialist GAC Marine Logistics (GML) has relocated its head office from the UAE to Singapore.
Views: 845
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Yusen and Inci partner up

October 1 - October 1 - Japan based Yusen Logistics has signed an important and strategic collaboration agreement with Turkey's Inci Logistics.
Views: 1044
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Multimodal reel shipment for Al Eid

October 1 - October 1 - Kuwait based Al Eid International Logistic Company has transported a large cable reel from Abu Dhabi to Kuwait's Shuaiba port, via Jebel Ali port.
Views: 756
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JAXPORT gets arty

September 26 - September 26 - A one-of-a-kind cargo shipment moved across JAXPORT's newly rebuilt heavy lift cargo berth at Blount Island Marine Terminal this week.
Views: 1262
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MIS on the double

September 26 - September 26 - Oman-based project cargo specialist Muscat International Shipping & Logistics (MIS) has discharged two 106-tonne transformers at Port Sultan Qaboos.
Views: 1008
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XLP caps off successful 2014 in Budapest

September 25 - September 25 - Members from every continent gathered in Budapest, Hungary from September 21-23 for the XLProjects (XLP) network's second annual general meeting (AGM).
Views: 1030
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Projects roll in for StederDelta

September 24 - September 24 - StederDelta Group SRL has handled the transport of 1,200 cu m of cargo, including compressors and electronic equipment, from the Estonian port of Paldiski and Norwegian port of Halden, to Turkmenbashi Port in the Caspian Sea.
Views: 978
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The Friday Flyer - September 19th 2014

September 19 - Today we saw the climax of what has been a rollercoaster ride for the United Kingdom, in the run-up to the Scottish independence referendum. The numbers were close, but the result is clear: a union that has lasted for 307 years remains together.
Views: 2413
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ALE heads to Rio

September 18 - September 18 - ALE has installed a 1,538-tonne accommodation module and a 702-tonne service module on the Petrobras P-74 floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) unit in Rio de Janeiro.
Views: 1116
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UTC and Almajdouie join forces

September 18 - September 18 - UTC Overseas and Almajdouie Logistics Company have signed an exclusive agency joint venture agreement based on the companies' cooperative activities in the global project logistics field.
Views: 1713
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Allseas is buoyant

September 12 - September 12 - Allseas Global Logistics has transported 132 buoyancy modules, weighing 8 tonnes each, to Turkey for the North Cyprus Water Supply Project.
Views: 1349
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Bahri appoints Al-Omar

September 11 - September 11 - The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has appointed Ibrahim Abdulrahman Al-Omar as its new chief executive officer, effective October 1, 2014.
Views: 1232
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PKP eyes rail mergers

September 9 - September 9 - Poland's leading rail freight operator, PKP Cargo, is in advanced talks regarding the acquisition of CTL Logistics and Advanced World Transport.
Views: 1397
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Ekin keeps on scrubbing

September 9 - September 9 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation has handled the transport of a 53-tonne scrubber from Tarsus, Mersin to Samsun in Turkey.
Views: 869
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Extra Logistics goes the extra mile

September 9 - September 9 - Long Beach, California headquartered Extra Logistics LLC has transported a 16-tonne outsize mineral processing machine from a cement factory in Spain to the Port of Los Angeles.
Views: 1431
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Globalink pipes up

September 5 - September 5 - Globalink has handled a 200,000 cu m shipment of steel pipes in Iraq.
Views: 1229
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ALATRANS hits ground running

September 5 - September 5 - A consortium of Latin American companies specialised in the transport and handling of heavy cargoes are combining to form a new association: ALATRANS (Asociacion Latino Americana de Empresas de Transporte y Movimiento de Cargas Pesadas).
Views: 1148
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Lift & Shift relies on Nicolas

September 3 - September 3 - Lift & Shift Engineering Middle East (LSEME) has completed the transport and load out of five offshore decks and one bridge at a fabrication yard in Sohar, Oman, using 152 axle lines of Nicolas MHD SPE.
Views: 641
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Bureau Veritas ups offshore offering

September 3 - September 3 - Bureau Veritas has acquired global leader in loss adjusting and risk assessment services for the offshore industry MatthewsDaniel.
Views: 1124
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Volga-Dnepr lights up

September 2 - September 2 - The power boat Cigarette Marauder has been transported from Doha, Qatar to Nice in France onboard Volga-Dnepr Airlines' IL-76TD-90VD freighter.
Views: 1172
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Hareket's gantry record

August 29 - August 29 - Turkey's Hareket Heavy Lift transported two Liebherr gantry cranes from Derince Port to Evyap Port in Izmit, in what was the largest barge transportation project ever undertaken in the country, claims the company.
Views: 1232
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Sevenstar helps out US Navy

August 28 - August 28 - Sevenstar Exceptional Marine Transport (Sevenstar EMT) has completed the transport of two 360-tonne US marine patrol crafts from Norfolk, Virginia to the port of Bahrain on board the semi-submersible vessel Super Servant 4.
Views: 1290
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R&B powers ahead in Qatar

August 28 - August 28 - Croatia's R&B Global Projects has chartered a heavy lift vessel to transport six transformers and their accessories from Rijeka port to Doha, Qatar.
Views: 1140
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Emirates SkyCargo heads to LA

August 27 - August 27 - Emirates SkyCargo has added Los Angeles to its network of freighter destinations across the USA, with the start of a weekly service to the city.
Views: 909
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Ekin scrubs up

August 26 - August 26 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation has shipped two 45-tonne scrubbers from Mersin to Kocaeli in Turkey.
Views: 1104
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Freight terminal vital, says SOHAR

August 21 - August 21 - Executive commercial manager, Edwin Lammers, has said that the development of a freight rail terminal at Sohar will be vital in accelerating national growth and ensuring that Oman remains competitive in global markets.
Views: 1129
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Steely start for ETAL

August 21 - August 21 - Egyptian Transportation & Logistics (ETAL) has transported seven 35-tonne steel girders from the Arab Contractors Shipyard in Ismailia to Alexandria.
Views: 1002
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RollDock storms onto the scene

August 20 - August 18 - RollDock's newbuild vessel RollDock Storm has made its maiden voyage from the Belgian Port of Zeebrugge to Russia's Port of Sabetta, carrying equipment for a dredging project.
Views: 1038
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ASCO opens Australian base

August 19 - August 19 - International oilfield support services company ASCO has opened a new marine supply base in Darwin, Australia.
Views: 1638
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Emirates is Basel bound

August 19 - August 19 - Effective September 21, Emirates SkyCargo will begin a weekly freighter service from Basel to Dubai, deploying a Boeing 777 freighter, supplementing the existing belly-hold cargo capacity in the Swiss market provided on the airline's double-da
Views: 708
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Windy work for MBS

August 18 - August 18 - MBS Logistics has transported four used wind turbines, with a total volume of 4,204 cu m, from a wind farm in M
Views: 1375
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Projects roll in for BNSF

August 15 - August 15th - BNSF Logistics has handled the transport of three 154-tonne transformers from the Port of Baltimore to their final job site in Maryland.
Views: 1180
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Neptune provides safe port in storm

August 12 - August 12 - Neptune Maritime Security has delivered crisis management training to bolster defences at major ports in Asia, the Middle East and Africa (AMEA) amid increasing instability in the region.
Views: 1144
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Al Jaber to sell transport unit?

August 12 - August 12 - International media reports suggest that Abu Dhabi's construction, engineering and marine services operator, Al Jaber Group, is preparing to sell its transport and lifting subsidiary, Al Jaber Heavy Lift.
Views: 1075
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Power projects for Oznakliyat

August 8 - August 8 - Oznakliyat Kara Tasimaciligi has been awarded a yearly contract for the precarriage of wind turbine blades from their manufacturer's factory in Turkey to the port of Izmir.
Views: 1144
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Hospital takes to the skies

August 7 - August 7 - Air Partner and Ruslan International have worked together to move an entire portable hospital from Turkey to Tangier, Morocco on board an AN-124 freighter.
Views: 1175
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Egypt reveals second Suez

August 6 - August 6 - Egypt's President Abdel-Fatteh el-Sisi has unveiled a plan to build a second Suez Canal, in an attempt to increase the number of vessels transiting the route.
Views: 1245
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ACS' Harris back in Dubai

August 6 - August 6 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has promoted Nick Harris to the role of cargo director for the Middle East, based in Dubai.
Views: 635
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Silver skies for Nurminen

August 4 - August 4 - Nurminen Logistics is in the process of transporting the restaurant boat Silver Sky, which was built in Turkey for Finnish Silverline, from the M
Views: 1117
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Goldhofer debuts in Oman

August 1 - August 1 - Sinan Heavy Lift LLC, one of Oman's biggest crane rental and heavy haulage companies, has acquired a Goldhofer THP/SL platform trailer.
Views: 1457
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SOHAR, so good

July 31 - July 31 - SOHAR Port and Freezone has been declared the most important link in Oman's commercial logistics industry by its chief executive officer, Jamal Aziz.
Views: 1531
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Hansaeng delivers to Iran

July 31 - July 31 - Hansaeng Express Co. has shipped a 502-tonne CO2 absorber and a 225-tonne converter from Kunsan in Korea to Assaluyeh, Iran.
Views: 1162
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FLS gets rig moving

July 31 - July 31 - Dubai based Fleet Line Shipping (FLS) has transported a dismantled rig with a volume of about 11,000 cu m from Sattahip in Thailand to Oman's Sohar Port.
Views: 905
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Report sees forwarding market decline

July 31 - Declining in value by 3.3 percent from 2012, the global freight forwarding market is facing major challenges as it fights to stay viable in a changing global environment, says Transport Intelligence in its latest report, 'Global Freight Forwarding 2014'.
Views: 1064
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SNS ships Somali crane

July 30 - July 30 - SNS International Transport is coordinating the transport of a 366-tonne Gottwald crane from Turkey to Somalia.
Views: 1207
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THT impresses Aramex and Tatweer

July 28 - July 28 - Turk Heavy Transport (THT) has recently handled an out-of-gauge consignment for Aramex Bahrain and Tatweer Petroleum.
Views: 1177
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DolWin beta on the move

July 23 - July 23 - Five of Smit Lamnalco's tugs have played a key role in the unberthing and float-over of the world's largest high-voltage direct current (HVDC) platform, DolWin Beta, at Drydocks World in Dubai.
Views: 923
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BBC scores Norwegian hat trick

July 22 - July 22 - The Norwegian port of Stavanger played host to three of BBC Chartering's vessels - BBC Fuji, BBC Northsea and BBC Romania - in one day.
Views: 1328
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Dachser takes over in South Korea

July 21 - July 21 - In South Korea, Dachser has rebranded as Dachser Korea Inc following its acquisition of the remaining 50 percent of the shares in MGI & Dachser Inc, which was established in 2006, and moved into new offices in Seoul.
Views: 1775
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SOHAR looks to Singapore

July 17 - July 17 - SOHAR Port and Freezone has announced its intention to strengthen economic interests with global shipping powerhouse, Singapore.
Views: 1524
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Another for Bertling in Iraq

July 17 - July 17 - Bertling Logistics has opened a second office in Kurdistan, Iraq, in the town of Zakho.
Views: 1118
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CEVA launches City of Energy

July 17 - July 17 - CEVA Logistics has opened the City of Energy: a new hub in the UAE's Jebel Ali Free Zone dedicated to the warehousing and handling of oil and gas products for the energy sector.
Views: 1021
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Houses on the move

July 14 - July 14 - Fast & Direct Heavy Lift Solution Services has completed the transport of 50 portable houses from Ras Al Khaima in the UAE to Manama, Bahrain by road.
Views: 1107
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Catty in Qatar

July 11 - July 11 - KG Shipping and Transportation Foreign Trade has moved catamarans and coast guard boats from the Antalya Free Zone Port to the Doha Port onboard a chartered ocean vessel.
Views: 961
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Chilly chartering for Compass

July 10 - July 10 - Compass Forwarding has chartered the world's largest aircraft - the Antonov An-225 Mriya - to deliver critical construction supplies to Qatar's capital city.
Views: 861
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CEE breaks the mould

July 10 - July 10 - Fast & Direct Heavy Lift Solutions and Intermax Logistics Solutions have jointly completed the transportation of heavy moulds from the Taicang Factory in Jiangsu, China to Syria's Tartous Port via the port of Shanghai.
Views: 1211
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SAL Heavy Lift adds two

July 8 - July 8 - SAL Heavy Lift has added two ships of Type 116 to its fleet to serve clients with lift requirements of up to 900 tonnes.
Views: 1423
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Romania watches LR 11000 premiere

July 7 - July 7 - One of the first models of the new 1000-tonne capacity Liebherr LR 11000 crawler crane has made its way to the Petrom refinery in Plojesti, where it is being used by Austrian heavy load contractor Felbermayr to hoist several steel columns into th
Views: 1052
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Cooperation in construction

July 4 - July 4 - Cruz Logistics and First Global Logistics have worked together to handle the shipment of construction material for Arabtec Consolidated Contractors (ACC).
Views: 1212
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Outlook for air cargo stabilises

July 4 - July 4 - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets showing air cargo growth accelerated in May, with 4.7 percent growth compared to a year ago.
Views: 1607
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Bahri-Vela merger approved

July 4 - July 4 - General cargo carrier National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has obtained the approval of its extraordinary general assembly to merge with the fleet and operations of Vela International Marine Limited.
Views: 1313
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Turkish delight for Alcor

July 3 - July 3 - Alcor Marine Construction and Special Transportation has transported a Liebherr gantry crane by barge from Derince Port to Evyap Port, which Alcor claims is the biggest cargo ever moved by barge in Turkey.
Views: 1200
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Angolan JV for Intermarine

July 3 - July 3 - Intermarine LLC has entered into a joint venture with Angolan company Transtar Transitario LDA to form Transmarine.
Views: 1154
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Fast & Direct mining move

July 2 - July 2 - Fast & Direct Heavy Lift Solutions Services has completed the first shipment of heavy and OOG mining construction equipment from Jebel Ali Port to Sohar, Oman by road.
Views: 1027
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PCN achieves ISO awards

July 1 - July 1 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) head office has been awarded the ISO 14001 Environmental Management standard and renewed its ISO 9001 Quality Management System certification.
Views: 892
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Terex on the double in Kuwait

July 1 - July 1 - Heavy lifting contractor Integrated Logistics Company has used two Terex cranes to lift a 200-tonne bridge girder beam in Kuwait.
Views: 1258
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Capital projects and contracts - June 27th 2014

June 27 - Here is this week's round up of capital projects and contracts. Over the past few days we have seen Alstom reject a takeover from Siemens and Mitsubishi in favour of GE's USD17 billion bid, Technip securing projects on the Danish Continental Shelf, and Le
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Faymonville on Romania's roads

June 23 - June 23 - Romanian transport company RonTransMar has purchased a Faymonville MegaMAX lowbed trailer equipped with the manufacturer's independent wheel suspension Twin Axle II.
Views: 923
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Helicopter flies with Volga-Dnepr

June 23 - June 23 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a prototype of the Turkish T129 attack helicopter onboard an IL-76TD-90VD cargo flight from Ankara to Berlin, before transporting it back to Turkey.
Views: 874
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TT Club calls for accident prevention

June 18 - June 18 - In a speech given to the Trans Middle East Conference in Qatar, Andrew Kemp, regional director of EMEA for the TT Club, called for operators to do more to minimise the causes of incidents resulting in bodily injury, cargo and property damage at
Views: 1080
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Ruslan spreads its wings

June 18 - June 18 - Ruslan International has transported four wing assemblies from Oklahoma to Tel Aviv for the recently launched Gulfstream G280 super midsize business jet.
Views: 928
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Move One: Iraq update

June 17 - June 17 - Move One is continuing to operate its business in Iraq under the current turmoil but warns against using some transportation routes.
Views: 847
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Steady year for Liebherr

June 16 - June 16 - During 2013, Liebherr Group achieved a turnover of USD12.12 billion against what it described as a backdrop of moderate international progress.
Views: 1934
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Bati opens in Iraq

June 12 - June 12 - Bati Shipping and Trading SA has opened a new office in Zakho, Iraq to meet increasing volumes of transportation enquiries for cargoes coming into Turkish ports for final delivery to northern Iraq.
Views: 1077
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Intermarine adds service

June 9 - June 9 - Intermarine LLC has added a regular service from the US Gulf and East coasts to the Mediterranean and Middle East Gulf.
Views: 500
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Allison gets 13 in one

June 9 - June 9 - Allison Shipping International has transported 13 helicopters from Mesa in Arizona to Erbil, Iraq onboard a B747 for the Kurdistan Regional Government.
Views: 955
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Capital projects and contracts - June 6th 2014

June 6 - Over the past seven days we have seen the International Energy Agency call for more than USD48 trillion of energy investment by 2035 to meet global demand; billions of dollars have been earmarked for infrastructure projects in Queensland and the Australia
Views: 1552
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Totalplan success

June 5 - June 5 - Totalplan Porto recently coordinated the shipment of pipes and turbines from Portugal to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1394
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World's largest evaporator shipped

June 5 - June 5 - Almajdouie Logistics has transported an evaporator weighing 5,736.8 tonnes to the Yanbu 3 Desalination Project in Saudi Arabia, claiming that the unit is the heaviest of its kind in the world today.
Views: 757
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Move One into Jordan

June 5 - June 5 - This summer, Move One is set to open an office in Amman, Jordan, and revealed plans for a future expansion at the Port of Aqaba.
Views: 1050
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Saudi first for Volga-Dnepr

May 30 - May 30 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has operated its first flight for Saudi Arabia's King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) organisation, transporting the SaudiSat-4 satellite to its launch site in Orsk, Russia.
Views: 837
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Messina ups ro-ro offering

May 28 - May 28 - Messina Line has upgraded its ro-ro service from the West Mediterranean to West Africa, via a vessel sharing agreement with Marguisa.
Views: 673
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Lambert St Louis welcomes AN-124

May 28 - May 28 - Lambert St Louis International Airport has handled a trailer-mounted flight simulator, a control trailer and containerised associated equipment bound for the Middle East onboard an Antonov freighter.
Views: 891
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Only the Best for Bati

May 27 - May 27 - Bati Shipping & Trading has transported seven 75-tonne Best transformers and other accessories from Balikesir in Turkey to Saudi Arabia's Jeddah Port.
Views: 1100
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NYK expands ro-ro service to JAXPORT

May 23 - May 23 - From June 2014, NYK Line is expanding its roll-on/roll-off service to and from Jacksonville to include connections in Asia.
Views: 927
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Jumbo delivers pancakes

May 23 - May 23 - Jumbo's vessel Fairpartner has carried 11 foundation decks for Estaleiros Do Brasil Ltda (EBR) from Iskenderun, Turkey to Rio Grande in Brazil.
Views: 1006
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Capital projects and contracts - May 23rd 2014

May 23 - This week we have seen Technip win a giant USD6.14 billion EPC deal for a LNG facility in Russia, a consortium including RWE Dea and Petrofac securing a USD976 million contact to build a gas processing plant in the Algerian Sahara, and Europe's largest bl
Views: 1900
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Saudia Cargo expands B747 service

May 22 - May 22 - From June 1, 2014, Saudia Cargo is to operate two weekly B747 freighter services from Europe to Doha.
Views: 525
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ACS assists Iraqi elections

May 21 - May 21 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has performed more than twenty charters carrying necessary equipment for the Iraqi elections which took place last month.
Views: 561
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Air Partner bags two

May 20 - May 20 - Air charter broker, Air Partner, has revealed that Mark Middleton has joined the group as director of business development for freight - Asia Pacific, based in Singapore. Middleton was previously commercial director at Chapman Freeborn.
Views: 1400
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Oily move for Fast & Direct

May 20 - May 20 - Fast & Direct Heavy Lift Solutions has arranged the transport of oilfield equipment from a factory in Jebel Ali Free Zone to Kuwait.
Views: 1208
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May 20 - May 20 - The latest addition to H
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Las Vegas welcomes PPG

May 19 - May 19 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG), with the support of its USA member TransProject LLC, enjoyed a successful annual conference in Las Vegas from May 7-9.
Views: 1142
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Almajdouie wins cold box contract

May 19 - May 19 - Almajdouie Logistics won a contract to handle the Customs clearance and transportation of 358-tonne cold boxes from the Jubail Port to the Sadara project site in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 947
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Record load out for Lift & Shift

May 19 - May 19 - Lift & Shift Engineering Middle East (LSEME) - a joint venture between Lift & Shift India and OHI Group Oman - has completed the load out and transport of heavy offshore decks in Oman.
Views: 629
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Valve move for Logistics Plus

May 16 - May 16 - Logistics Plus Turkey has delivered a disassembled main inlet valve from Delhi to the Trabzon HEPP Project site in Turkey.
Views: 824
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PCN hails success of free networking

May 16 - May 16 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) has just completed its first free networking event for project cargo and heavy lift specialists, which ran alongside the BreakBulk Europe exhibition in Antwerp.
Views: 1158
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Banz Geodis Wilson opens in Bahrain

May 15 - May 15 - Freight forwarder Geodis Wilson has formed a joint venture with regional warehousing and distribution specialist Banz Group in Bahrain.
Views: 576
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Heat is on for Paragon

May 12 - May 12 - Paragon Shipping & Logistics has transported an over-dimensional air cooled heat exchanger from Saudi Arabia to Dubai.
Views: 1027
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Good vibes for PCN duo

May 9 - May 9 - Member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) for Australia, Sadleirs Global Logistics and Egyptian PCN member, First Global Logistics, have worked together to ship four 30-tonne seismic vibrators out of Alexandria.
Views: 1106
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FPS expands network in Qatar

May 9 - May 9 - The Famous Pacific Shipping (FPS) network agent for Dubai, Jebel Ali and Abu Dhabi - Reliance Freight Systems - has opened a new office in Doha, Qatar.
Views: 1488
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Nordana adds Mediterranean service

May 9 - May 9 - Nordana is to commence operations for its new additional Mediterranean service in the middle of June, 2014.
Views: 991
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Capital projects and contracts - May 9th 2014

May 9 - Here is a round up of some the key developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector. This week we have seen GE secure a deal to supply gas engines for China's emerging shale gas market, Fluor winning an EPC contract for the Quell
Views: 2503
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WWPC duo cooperate

May 8 - May 8 - BNSF Logistics' global project group in Houston and Istanbul's Smart Logistics have worked together to transport 500 cu m of oil and gas equipment.
Views: 1267
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Manitowoc sees crane sales slip

May 2 - May 2 - Manitowoc Company reported Q1 2014 sales of USD850 million, down 5 percent year-on-year over Q1 2013.
Views: 1315
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Fagioli and NCSG target Canadian LNG

May 2 - May 2 - NCSG Crane and Heavy Haulage Corp and Fagioli Canada have signed a cooperation agreement to work together on crane, rigging, and heavy haul projects in the LNG sector in the Prince Rupert area.
Views: 1461
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Projects and contracts - May 2nd 2014

May 2 - Here is a round up of some key developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector. In the past seven days we have seen Saipem secure a USD1.8 billion deal for Stage 2 of the Shah Deniz Project, ICA Fluor win a substantial pipeline
Views: 1235
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Saudia Cargo signs agreement with Swissport

April 30 - April 30 - Saudi Airlines Cargo (Saudia Cargo) has signed a five-year agreement with Swissport International for the handling of its full freighter operations at the two key European hubs of Brussels and Amsterdam.
Views: 931
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StederDelta delivers to the Caspian

April 29 - April 29 - StederDelta Group SRL has transported 1,000 cu m of machinery for the oil and gas industry from Romania to Turkmenistan's Turkmenbashi port.
Views: 938
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World record load for ALE

April 24 - April 24 - ALE Heavy Lift has completed the transport and load out of a 13,191-tonne production, utilities and quarters (PUQ) deck in Jebel Ali, utilising 512 axles of SPMTs.
Views: 1210
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Projects and contracts - April 17th 2014

April 17 - Here is a round up of some key developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector. In the past seven days we have seen a Technip Heerema consortium secure a USD3.5 billion contract offshore Angola, the NADB providing finance to Mex
Views: 1335
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Coyne reshuffles management

April 16 - April 16 - Just seven months after he joined Coyne Airways as managing director, John Batten is leaving the airline with immediate effect and Liana Coyne has been named as its chief operating officer.
Views: 909
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Projects and contracts - April 11th 2014

April 11 - Here is a round up of some key developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector from the past week. We have seen the US and Russia fall out over nuclear energy, the incorporation of what will be one of the world's leading alumini
Views: 1807
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Conxion lifts heavy quartet

April 10 - April 10 - Conxion Logistics has completed four heavy lifts at the Mesaieed port for Qatar Fuel Additives Company (QAFAC) for the QAFAC Turnaround project 2014.
Views: 1434
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Almajdouie overcomes narrow gate

April 10 - April 10 - Almajdouie Logistics was awarded a contract by Samsung Engineering for the Customs clearance and transportation of heavy and outsize cargoes for its CO2 project located 350 km south of Jubail.
Views: 939
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Abrahams to head up new Terex facility

April 8 - April 8 - Terex Cranes has opened a new product support location in Singapore which will be managed by newly appointed sales and customer support leader for Southeast Asia, Bradley Abrahams.
Views: 1535
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It's a gas for Almajdouie

April 7 - April 7 - Almajdouie Logistics was contracted by SK Engineering & Construction (SK E&C) to transport four advanced gas-cooled reactors (AGRs) and four solvent filters for the Wasit Gas Plant in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 961
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Air freight markets continue recovery

April 7 - April 7 - The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for global air freight markets in February showing a 2.9 percent increase in demand compared to February 2013.
Views: 901
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StederDelta moves cranes

April 4 - April 4 - StederDelta Group SRL has transported six Liebherr cranes and their accessories, with a total volume of 3,000 cu m, from Bucharest to Abu Dhabi.
Views: 1280
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Roland Spedition files for insolvency

April 4 - April 4 - The law firm, Philip Schober Brinkmann & Partner Bremen, which was appointed provisional administrator when Bremen's Roland Spedition GmbH filed for insolvency last month, has said that the company's business operations will continue in full, as
Views: 1228
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Projects and contracts - April 4th 2014

April 4 - Here is a round up of some key developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector from the past week, including a QDVC-led JV winning a large motorway construction project and Wood Group securing retrofit projects in Australia.
Views: 1511
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Coordinadora handles reactor move

March 31 - March 31 - Coordinadora Internacional de Cargas has transported a 1,320-tonne ethylene oxide reactor from India to Saudi Arabia for Sadara Chemical Company and on behalf of Tecnicas Reunidas.
Views: 1038
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Gebr

March 26 - March 26 - Despite volatile market conditions, Gebr
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Rolldock performs flo-flo operation

March 24 - March 24 - Rolldock's Rolldock Sea has loaded two 900-tonne push tugs in Izmit, Turkey by the float-in method destined for shipment to Nueva Palmira in Uruguay.
Views: 1035
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Polytra on the double

March 24 - March 24 - Polytra bv has shipped 80 bulk wagons from Romanian to Casablanca in Morocco, and 12,000 freight tonnes of pre-assembled steel structures from Moravski Krumlov in the Czech Republic to Germany's port of Hamburg.
Views: 1922
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EPC round up - March 21, 2014

March 21 - March 21 - Here is a round up of some of the most important developments in the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) sector from the past week.
Views: 1864
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Jumbo waves goodbye to Daniella

March 19 - March 19 - After many years of service, Jumbo's multipurpose vessel Daniella is to be recycled at the ??m?ekler ship recycling facility in Al?a?a, Turkey.
Views: 830
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Pressure on for PSL

March 19 - March 19 - Paragon Shipping & Logistics (PSL) has handled the shipment of a 311-tonne high pressure separator from Sharjah in the UAE to Montreal, Canada for Belleli Energy.
Views: 979
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Alexander moves heat gear to Egypt

March 17 - March 17 - Alexander Global Logistics has moved two over-dimensional spare-part units for heat exchangers between Germany and Egypt.
Views: 1127
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Gebr

March 13 - March 13 - Gebr
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Kita makes a move

March 12 - March 12 - Turkish project forwarder and logistics services provider Kita Logistics has relocated its Istanbul head office to a new location.
Views: 795
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PSA Marine enters PB Sea-Tow talks

March 11 - March 11 - Hong Kong headquartered Pacific Basin Shipping Limited has entered into discussions with PSA Marine to divest its harbour towage, offshore towage and infrastructure support business, PB Sea-Tow.
Views: 1173
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Conxion crosses borders

March 10 - March 10 - Conxion Logistics & Heavy Equipment has transported a 95-tonne heat exchanger from Jebel Ali Free Zone in the UAE to Qatar, and offloaded it at the Qatar Petroleum refinery in Doha.
Views: 1208
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Mammoet opens in Cairo

March 6 - March 6 - Following the establishment of a new branch in Baku, Azerbaijan, Mammoet has also opened an office in Cairo, Egypt.
Views: 1553
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Ekin transports tank trio

February 28 - February 28 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation Co has handled the shipment of three outsize tanks from Turkey to Bulgaria.
Views: 1220
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Terex crane takes a trip

February 19 - February 19 - Kuwait's Integrated Logistics Company has transported a 1,600-tonne capacity Terex CC 8800-1 crawler crane over a distance of 1,250 km in order to lift a 771-tonne hydrotreating reactor for the Yanbu Export Refinery in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1227
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Royal project for LoadLine

February 19 - February 19 - LoadLine has handled two project operations for the Saudi royal family, moving all of their belongings from Agadir, Morocco to Jordan and Saudi Arabia.
Views: 856
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Wind tower rises with SNS

February 17 - February 17 - SNS International Transport has transported components for a wind turbine tower, which will be installed in Jordan's Al Shobak district.
Views: 773
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Giant rotor flies with Ruslan

February 14 - February 14 - Ruslan International has carried a power station rotor from Kuwait to Singapore using one of the 17 Antonov AN-124 freighter aircraft under its management.
Views: 1016
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StederDelta goes for two in Romania

February 13 - February 13 - StederDelta Group has decided to open a new office in Bucharest, which will focus on commercial operations.
Views: 765
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Cautious optimism from WWH

February 13 - February 13 - Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding ASA (WWH) has seen a positive growth in deep sea volumes transported and the group's maritime services segment for the fourth quarter of 2013.
Views: 1354
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New Spanish office for WWL

February 12 - February 12 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) has opened a new branch office in Barcelona to support its growing customer business in Spain.
Views: 1783
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EMS gets transformers moving

February 12 - February 12 - EMS Chartering has begun the transport of four 130-tonne transformers from their production facility in Germany to Turkey.
Views: 794
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Two of a kind for Globalink

February 11 - February 11 - Globalink has handed the transport of two transformers from Turkey to North Buzachi in Kazakhstan, as well as the transport of Pratt & Whitney aircraft engines from Uzbekistan to Singapore and back.
Views: 958
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It all starts here, says SOHAR

February 11 - February 11 - SOHAR Port and Freezone have launched a new brand identity as part of an international marketing drive.
Views: 851
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Saudia Cargo maintains solid performance in 2013

February 4 - February 4 - Saudia Cargo continues to perform well despite the difficult economic climate, comments Nabil Khojah, ceo of the standalone air freight business of Saudi Arabian Airlines.
Views: 1298
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Compressor move for Bati

January 31 - January 31 - Bati Shipping has performed the handling of 6 units of a compressor station equipped with the gas engine, with a total weight of 150 tonnes, for the Serbian oil and gas company Naftna Industrija Srbije (NIS).
Views: 1021
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Logistics Plus goes nuts

January 31 - January 31 - Logistics Plus Turkey has delivered a total of 197.7 tonnes of nut forming machine from Masan, Korea to Izmir.
Views: 1239
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Absorbing work for Alexander

January 30 - January 30 - Germany's Alexander Global Logistics has transported two large absorbers, along with some containers and other breakbulk cargo from Berlin to Alexandria.
Views: 1297
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C.H. Robinson enters Austria

January 30 - January 30 - C.H. Robinson has expanded its office network across Europe with the opening of its newest office in Innsbruck, Austria, which will focus on European road transportation.
Views: 1236
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Another good year for Liebherr

January 29 - January 29 - Liebherr reports that sales of mobile harbour cranes (LHM) have once more contributed strongly to its overall success in 2013.
Views: 1809
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Holleman gets gas going

January 28 - January 28 - Bucharest based Holleman Special Transport & Project Cargo has transported six heavy gas diffusers from Romania to Antwerp, Belgium.
Views: 924
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Crane trio gives SOHAR a lift

January 28 - January 28 - SOHAR Port and Freezone has received three new post-Panamax ship-to-shore gantry cranes from Chinese crane manufacturer ZPMC.
Views: 1657
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Another for ISS in Nigeria

January 23 - January 23 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has strengthened its presence in the Niger Delta with the opening of a new office on Bonny Island.
Views: 892
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Streetcar record for DB Schenker

January 23 - January 23 - DB Schenker has handled the transportation of two heavy streetcars from Shijiazhuang, China to Samsun, Turkey in a time of just two weeks, which it says is a record.
Views: 823
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Gebr

January 22 - January 22 - Gebr
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AlMasar Al-Iraqi gets cabin fever

January 21 - January 21 - AlMasar Al-Iraqi Shipping & Transport has transported 54 cabins from Umm Qasr Port to the Maysan Province of Iraq.
Views: 819
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Emerging markets rising

January 20 - January 20 - The potential growth opportunities on offer in emerging markets outweigh the concerns over political and economic instability that affected developing countries in 2013, according to the 2014 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index.
Views: 1666
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Cargo fraud warning in Turkey

January 20 - January 20 - Signum Services - the investigative arm of Thomas Miller & Co Ltd working on behalf of the members of the UK P&I Club - has uncovered a series of frauds perpetrated against ship owners with regard to bogus cargo in Turkey.
Views: 930
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BBC opens in France

January 16 - January 16 - Global provider of multipurpose and heavy lift shipping services, BBC Chartering, has launched its new representative office in Rouen, France.
Views: 1913
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NCHO receives cargo via Iran

January 15 - January 15 - NCHO Marine & Logistics, a subsidiary of Singapore headquartered Neptune Centuries Holding Pte Ltd, has announced that it is accepting cargo to all destinations within the CIS and Afghanistan via the port of Bandar Abbas in southern Iran.
Views: 770
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ALE lifts topside

January 15 - January 15 - Heavy transportation and lifting provider, ALE, has used a uniquely designed gantry system to perform the lift and mating operation of a 10,000-tonne topside at Drydocks World for the semisubmersible HVDC platform DolWin Beta.
Views: 1161
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XLP scores hat trick

January 15 - January 15 - KG Shipping & Project Transportation Foreign Trade Ltd Co (KG Projects), QC Logistics Limited and Sacema Project Shipping have become the latest members to join the XLProjects (XLP) network.
Views: 1245
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Crane project success for Aryamasir

January 13 - January 13 - Aryamasir International Transport has completed a project which included the handling of 135 units of dismantled cranes from China to Baku, Azerbaijan.
Views: 1255
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SDV Horoz gains engine power

January 13 - January 13 - SDV Horoz Projects has handled the shipment of a second hand 275-tonne Wartsila engine from Samsun, Turkey to Kalecik in the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus.
Views: 1477
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The Friday Flyer - January 10th 2014

January 10 - Could a dispute between client and builder push back the completion of lock upgrading on the Panama Canal past the planned competition date of October 21, 2014 into 2015?
Views: 2174
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Faymonville active in the Middle East

January 9 - January 9 - Amman, Jordan based company Orient Heavy Haulage has completed the transportation and installation of units for the IPP3 project, making use of Faymonville's G-module trailers.
Views: 989
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NSL names MD

January 8 - January 8 - NSL has tasked its new managing director, Duncan Bonner, with worldwide growth and development of the Aberdeen-based specialist safety and lifting training company.
Views: 1255
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First for the King Abdullah port

January 8 - January 8 - Almajdouie Logistics together with its sister company Rabigh Petrochemical Logistics (RPL) has handled the first export shipment of petrochemical products through the King Abdullah port in Saudi Arabia for PetroRabigh.
Views: 1469
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MINTs - stars of the future

January 6 - January 6 - Jim O'Neill, former chief economist and head of asset management at Goldman Sachs and recognised inventor of the 'BRIC' acronym, has taken to looking at the next four frontier economies that over the next 10 years could develop into global sta
Views: 1323
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PCN welcomes Mars Freights

January 6 - January 6 - Mars Freights has become the latest member to join the Project Cargo Network (PCN) representing Bahrain and Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1137
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UTC opens in Mexico City

January 3 - January 3 - Texas, USA based project forwarder UTC Overseas Inc., has established a new office in Mexico.
Views: 1397

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