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Middle East News from August 2014

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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: 766
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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: 866
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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: 746
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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: 617
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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: 782
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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: 736
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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: 666
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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: 708
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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: 1084
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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: 526
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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: 966
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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: 822
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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: 737
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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: 715
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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: 759
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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: 778
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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: 813
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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: 456
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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: 740
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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: 880

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