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Middle East News from May 2014

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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: 577
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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: 471
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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: 591
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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: 775
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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: 611
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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: 680
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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: 1213
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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: 370
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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: 405
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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: 916
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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: 807
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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: 799
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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: 651
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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: 410
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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: 550
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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: 792
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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: 401
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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: 702
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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: 759
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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: 991
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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: 667
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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: 1170
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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: 888
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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: 865
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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: 1003
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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: 793

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