Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Heavy Lift Across the World

Middle East News from December 2014

Hareket powers ahead thumbnail image

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: 902
Antwerp looks forward to record year thumbnail image

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: 1394
Multraship and Damen ink tug deal thumbnail image

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: 854
Breakbulk Exhibitions sold thumbnail image

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: 1158
Hareket powers ahead thumbnail image

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: 1274
Antwerp looks forward to record year thumbnail image

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: 967
Multraship and Damen ink tug deal thumbnail image

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: 780
Breakbulk Exhibitions sold thumbnail image

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: 997
The Wednesday Wire - December 24th 2014 thumbnail image

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: 1788
The Friday Flyer - December 19th 2014 thumbnail image

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: 1059
Hareket powers ahead thumbnail image

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: 1062
Multraship and Damen ink tug deal thumbnail image

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: 1133

Heavy Lift Across The World

Discover heavy lift and project logistics industry news from around the world by region.