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Super six for Ekin

December 21 - December 21 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation has completed the delivery of six oversize components from Turkey to Azerbaijan.
Views: 1111
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ETS doubles up

December 21 - December 21 - Marine survey agency ETS was appointed to complete a marine warranty survey for a project cargo loading operation in Japan and discharge in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1938
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M-Star on the double

December 18 - December 18 - M-Star Freight Services recently completed a pair of project moves from multiple points of origin to Russia.
Views: 2011
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Big lift for Aryamasir

December 18 - December 18 - Aryamasir International Transport has coordinated the transport of a 62-tonne crane from Akchalak, Uzbekistan to Dubai.
Views: 1385
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Record SPMT run for Mammoet

December 17 - December 17 - A recent transport project saw Mammoet move 16 heavy items over 247 km for the Egyptian Refinery Company - the longest route that the company has ever moved out of gauge cargoes by SPMT (self-propelled modular transporter).
Views: 882
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JSL pipes up in Qatar

December 16 - December 16 - Recently appointed member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) for Qatar, JSL Global, has coordinated the shipment of oil and gas pipes from China to Doha.
Views: 2070
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Sohar steels Changbao deal

December 15 - December 15 - Sohar Port and Freezone has signed a lease agreement with Chinese steel manufacturer Jiangsu Changbao Steel Tube Company.
Views: 1510
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M-Star shines in Russia

December 14 - December 14 - M-Star Freight Services has coordinated the transport of heavy and over-dimensional cargoes for a petrochemical plant in Russia.
Views: 1207
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Salalah ups cargo capacity

December 14 - December 14 - The Port of Salalah in Oman has officially opened a new deepwater general cargo and liquid bulk terminal, increasing its dry cargo handling capacity by 20 million tonnes.
Views: 952
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Modulift names two

December 10 - December 10 - Modulift has two new distributors: Green Line Colombia in South America, and Saudi Dutest Industrial Company in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1269
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ACS fires up in Iraq

December 10 - December 10 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has transported three fire trucks from Turkey to Iraq on two IL-76 freighter aircraft.
Views: 1211
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New regional director at Cargolux

December 8 - December 8 - Jonathan Clark will join all-cargo airline Cargolux as its new regional director Africa, effective February 1, 2016.
Views: 904
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Two more for Hansa Heavy Lift

December 7 - December 7 - Hansa Heavy Lift is continuing its global expansion programme with new offices in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), together with the appointment of a new commercial agent in Colombia.
Views: 1788
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WWL ALS ships luxury trio

December 4 - December 4 - WWL ALS has coordinated the delivery of two catamarans and a luxury yacht from Antwerp to Jebel Ali in the UAE.
Views: 632
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Gebrüder Weiss debuts in Sin city

December 2 - December 2 - Gebrüder Weiss has opened a 10,000 sq m logistics terminal in Singapore that provides a broad range of warehousing and freight forwarding services and will act as a hub from cross border connections to neighbouring countries in Southeast Asia
Views: 804
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APM expands Jordan hub

November 27 - November 27 - APM Terminals has completed the extension of Aqaba Logistics Village at Jordan's Port of Aqaba, creating new yards that will be used for storing project cargo, as well as containers, cars and timber.
Views: 892
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Ekin in Turkish transformation

November 24 - November 24 - Ekin Heavy & Project Transportation has moved a transformer through Turkey by road to a power station in Hakkari.
Views: 1121
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High five for PCN

November 23 - November 23 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) held its fifth annual summit from November 15-18 at the Eastin Grand Hotel Sathorn in Bangkok, Thailand.
Views: 1632
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Ekin in big Cat project

November 18 - November 18 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation has delivered a consignment of Caterpillar pipelayers for the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP) project in Turkey.
Views: 822
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Satellite takes to sky on AN-124

November 18 - November 18 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has flown the Türksat 4B communications satellite from Japan to the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on board an AN-124 freighter aircraft.
Views: 1233
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Europrim relocates gas plant

November 13 - November 13 - Europrim Shipping has completed the shipment of a natural gas processing plant from Malaysia to Tatarstan.
Views: 1092
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Universal Transport takes over Ivanica

November 11 - November 11 - As of 2016, Ivanica Spedition will become part of Universal Transport, operating from one of its premises in Straubing, Germany.
Views: 920
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"K" Line targets Middle East

November 11 - November 11 - "K" Line has established a new joint venture with Sharaf Group, K Line Shipping & Logistics LLC (KLSL), in Dubai, UAE.
Views: 102
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Hawaiian Highway leads to Sohar

November 11 - November 11 - Sohar Port and Freezone has celebrated the maiden call of "K" Line's ro-ro carrier Hawaiian Highway at its general cargo terminal, C. Steinweg Oman.
Views: 977
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Alstom sells to GE

November 10 - November 10 - Alstom has closed the sale of its energy activities to General Electric (GE) for approximately EUR12.4 billion (USD13.25 billion).
Views: 1485
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MB opens in Dubai

November 10 - November 10 - Martin Bencher Group has opened a new office in Dubai, United Arab Emirates (UAE).
Views: 1106
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Tork talks up new crane

November 10 - November 10 - Turkish heavy haulier Tork Industrial Logistics Solutions has invested in a new 1,100-tonne capacity Enerpac gantry crane, as well as a Scheuerle Power Booster.
Views: 1598
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Huge growth at Sohar

November 9 - November 9 - Sohar Port and Freezone's general cargo terminal has seen a 60 percent year-on-year increase in throughput over the first three quarters of 2015, reaching a combined volume of 2.3 million tonnes.
Views: 935
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Volga-Dnepr confirms new airline

November 9 - November 9 - Speaking at the XLProjects Network's (XLP) 3rd annual conference in Kuala Lumpur, Alan Baldwin, Volga-Dnepr Group's business development manager, confirmed that the company has established a new airline - Cargo Logic Air (CLA).
Views: 1235
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GAC names Fernando

November 6 - November 6 - The GAC Group has named Shanaka Fernando (pictured below) as regional business development manager, Oil & Gas - Middle East as the company seeks to strengthen its commitment to the upstream oil and gas industry in the region.
Views: 939
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Boeing predicts Middle East demand

November 4 - November 4 - Boeing forecasts that Middle Eastern carriers will require 3,180 new aircraft over the next two decades, valued at an estimated USD730 billion.
Views: 1051
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Höegh extends SCH deal

November 4 - November 4 - Southampton Cargo Handling (SCH) has signed a new contract with ro-ro shipping line Höegh Autoliners to continue servicing its vessel calls at the UK gateway for a three-year period.
Views: 1007
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ISS files into Odessa

November 4 - November 4 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has opened a new office in Ukraine.
Views: 1037
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GAC delivers boats for refugee rescue

November 2 - November 2 - GAC has coordinated the delivery of two, 12 m, high-speed boats to Greece on behalf of the not-for-profit NGO, the Swedish Sea Rescue Society (SSRS).
Views: 1286
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Damani links India and GCC

October 29 - October 29 - Damani Shipping has launched a new breakbulk service between the west coast of India and the Middle East Gulf.
Views: 861
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Qatar Airways growth pace quickens

October 28 - October 28 - Qatar Airways Cargo has unveiled plans to build a large new cargo terminal at Doha's Hamad International Airport by 2018; while latest IATA international FTK figures suggest that it is now the third largest international cargo airline in the
Views: 956
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Antwerp explores Iran

October 27 - October 27 - A delegation of petrochemical and shipping experts from the port of Antwerp has visited Iran to meet various ministries, petrochemical organisations and private companies to seek ways to re-open the doors of Iran for the Antwerp port communit
Views: 1672
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Abu Dhabi Ports sees strong growth

October 27 - October 27 - Abu Dhabi Ports says it has handled 11.28 million tonnes of general and bulk cargo during the first three quarters of 2015 - a 19 percent year-on-year increase.
Views: 857
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AAL opens in Dubai

October 26 - October 26 - Multipurpose shipping line AAL has opened a new office in Dubai, trading as AAL Middle East.
Views: 1490
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DKT Allseas named UK agent for Bahri

October 26 - October 26 - DKT Allseas has been appointed as liner agent for National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia's (Bahri) new UK-Gulf ro-con service, which starts in November 2015.
Views: 1754
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Breakbulk Middle East opens

October 26 - October 26 - 2,000 project cargo and traditional breakbulk cargo logisticians, sponsors and exhibitors are expected to take part in the first Breakbulk Middle East Conference & Exhibition from 25-28 October 2015 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre
Views: 1229
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RZD Logistics makes for Iran

October 21 - October 21 - RZD Logistics - a subsidiary of United Transport and Logistics Company (UTLC) - has begun shipping equipment by rail from Russia to Iran for chemical and engineering plant manufacturer Ruzkhimmash.
Views: 1267
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European first for Bahri

October 21 - October 21 - National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) will begin its first regular liner service from Europe to the Middle East in November 2015.
Views: 1171
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Rock on Rockfreight

October 20 - October 20 - DGTL Cargo has been rebranded Rockfreight as it gets ready to move into a large facility in the Dubai World Central free zone adjacent to the much anticipated Al Maktoum International Airport, which will be the largest airport in the world wh
Views: 1009
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Manitowoc sees 'deteriorating demand'

October 20 - October 20 - Manitowoc chairman and ceo Glen E. Tellock explained that the company's cranes segment continues to be negatively impacted by a deteriorating demand environment, particularly in the Middle East and Asia.
Views: 755
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Iran plans 'significant return' to shipping

October 19 - October 19 - According to the Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines (IRISL), Iran is planning a fleet expansion programme comprising 579,000 teu of containerships, 2 million dwt of dry bulk vessels and 1.6 million dwt of tankers - all of which are sched
Views: 1495
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Vogel flies into Combi Lift

October 14 - October 14 - Kai-Stefan Vogel has joined Combi Lift Offshore & Engineering GmbH as chartering manager, based in Bremen.
Views: 1244
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BBC winds up African power project

October 13 - October 13 - BBC Chartering has shipped 56 wind turbines from locations in Europe and Asia to South Africa's Coega Port for use in the 134.4 MW Amakhala Emoyeni wind farm near Bedford in the Eastern Cape Province.
Views: 1068
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Bahri on the up

October 9 - October 9 - National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri), reported a significant increase in third-quarter net profits this week.
Views: 1610
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Aqualis establishes Malaysian foothold

October 8 - October 8 - Aqualis Offshore has opened a new office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - the 14th country the offshore marine and engineering consultancy has entered since its establishment in 2013.
Views: 856
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FleetWeather opens in Athens

October 7 - October 7 - FleetWeather - a provider of marine weather routing services and business intelligence solutions - has established a new office in Athens, Greece.
Views: 548
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NileDutch adds African link

October 6 - October 6 - NileDutch is introducing a new service linking the East Mediterranean with West Africa, which will be operated in cooperation with Turkon Line.
Views: 988
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Tuscor builds on UK-Oman trade

September 29 - September 29 - Tuscor Lloyds has transported 11 heavy machine pump components from the UK Port of Tyne to Sohar Port in Oman.
Views: 1489
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Crane trio sails into Felixstowe

September 29 - September 29 - Three new ship-to-shore gantry cranes have been shipped from China to the Port of Felixstowe onboard ZPMC's semi-submersible vessel Zhen Hua 25.
Views: 1353
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Liebherr releases Mecca crane findings

September 24 - September 24 - Liebherr has released the findings of its investigation into the collapse of an LR 11350 crawler onto the Grand Mosque in Mecca, Saudi Arabia, suggesting that the machine was technically faultless.
Views: 1142
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Allseas asks Churchill

September 23 - September 23 - Allseas Global Logistics has appointed Terry Churchill as its new general manager, based in the UK.
Views: 1288
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FLS calls on Maersk

September 21 - September 21 - Fleet Line Shipping (FLS) has coordinated the shipment of a pipe bending machine from Jebel Ali to Mersin, Turkey onboard Maersk Line's container vessel Talassa.
Views: 1201
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Altius kick starts refinery move

September 18 - September 18 - Altius has coordinated the first shipment of refinery equipment from Italy's Porto Marghera for the Jazan refinery and terminal project in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 881
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Alstom begins Ituango delivery

September 18 - September 18 - Alstom has commenced the transportation of approximately 2,500 units of equipment for the Ituango hydroelectric project in Colombia.
Views: 955
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Bahrain welcomes Petrology

September 15 - September 15 - Petrology - a joint venture between Almajdouie Logistics, De Rijke and Sumitomo Warehouse - has opened an office in Bahrain.
Views: 823
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Buss names Neelsen

September 14 - September 14 - Effective October 1, 2015, Marco Neelsen will become chief executive officer (ceo) at Buss Port Logistics (BPL), succeeding Heinrich Ahlers.
Views: 1152
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Caba in veteran boat move

September 8 - September 8 - Turkish transport company Caba has used a PowerMAX modular vehicle from Faymonville to transport the 100-year-old cruiser Halas 71 within Turkey's RMK Shipyard.
Views: 895
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Pipe dream for FLS-KAA

September 7 - September 7 - FLS-KAA has arranged the shipment of 440 sections of cement pipe, each weighing 3 tonnes, from Antwerp to Al Ain in the UAE.
Views: 1453
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Aqualis makes for Qatar

September 4 - September 4 - Aqualis Offshore has opened a new office in Doha, Qatar.
Views: 800
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AGL barges on

September 2 - September 2 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has transported eight large lock sections from the German inland port of Regensburg to Romania.
Views: 1466
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MIS delivers power to Oman

September 1 - September 1 - Muscat International Shipping & Logistics (MIS) has transported six Wärtsilä generator sets, as well as 170 containers, from the port of Duqm to the Saih Al Khairat power station in the Dhofar region of Oman.
Views: 1215
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Delta handles Cats in Piraeus

September 1 - September 1 - Delta Maritime has transhipped two Caterpillar D10T vehicles - each weighing 54 tonnes and measuring 7.1 m x 16 m x 3.23 m - from one ro-ro vessel to another at the Greek port of Piraeus.
Views: 976
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Asia Pacific expansion for Swire

September 1 - September 1 - Swire Shipping is upgrading its multipurpose liner service coverage in the Asia Pacific region.
Views: 1093
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Ekin in mega mill move

August 28 - August 28 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation has delivered the main body of a mill from Turkey's Samsun port to a site 60 km away.
Views: 1246
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Saudia Cargo makes way to JFK

August 27 - August 27 - Effective September 4, Saudia Cargo will begin operating freighter flights to New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Views: 1075
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Choppers on the move

August 26 - August 26 - Global Shipping Services, X2 Projects member in the USA, has handled the transportation of helicopters from the Middle East to Jacksonville, Florida.
Views: 911
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ACP to sell for Saudia Cargo

August 25 - August 25 - ACP Worldwide has been appointed cargo general sales agent (GSA) across South Africa for Saudia Cargo.
Views: 1374
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Lammers returns to Rotterdam

August 24 - August 24 - Sohar Port and Freezone has appointed Marc Vertsee to replace current executive commercial manager, Edwin Lammers, who is returning to the Port of Rotterdam as the new director of breakbulk.
Views: 1289
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Orpic gets cracking on SRIP

August 24 - August 24 - Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Company (Orpic) has installed Oman's first hydrocracker reactor as part of the Sohar Refinery Improvement Project (SRIP).
Views: 1127
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It's heating up for Ruslan

August 24 - August 24 - Ruslan International has moved a 60-tonne steam superheater along with 4.8 tonnes of accessories from Austria to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 898
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ACS flies in first relief to Yemen

August 20 - August 20 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has arranged the first civilian cargo flight into Aden, the temporary Yemeni capital, since the troubles began in the country almost five months ago.
Views: 464
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GAC benefits from Jordan energy upgrade

August 19 - August 19 - Jordan's contract with Shell for the import of nearly 17 million cu m of gas per day is delivering brisk business for GAC, the global shipping and logistics provider.
Views: 842
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Integrated Logistics powers ahead

August 19 - August 19 - In July, Integrated Logistics Company safely delivered a 243-tonne transformer and two shunt reactors to the new Sabah Al Ahmad 1Z Substation - a distance of 60km - for the Kuwaiti Ministry of Electricity & Water (MEW).
Views: 830
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Abu Dhabi to see new pipe facility

August 17 - August 17 - Project forwarders active in the United Arab Emirates will be interested in the news that Al Gharbia Pipe Company is set to invest AED 1.1 billion (USD300 million) in Abu Dhabi's Khalifa Industrial Zone to create a new pipe manufacturing facil
Views: 837
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Abu Dhabi to see new pipe facility

August 17 - August 17 - Project forwarders active in the United Arab Emirates will be interested in the news that Al Gharbia Pipe Company is set to invest AED 1.1 billion (USD300 million) in Abu Dhabi
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Volga-Dnepr in urgent Kuwait move

August 14 - August 14 - Volga-Dnepr flew two simultaneous IL-76-90VD freighter flights carrying urgently required drilling equipment from Belgium to Kuwait.
Views: 989
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EXG moves transformer duo

August 13 - August 13 - Express Global Logistics (EXG) has coordinated the shipment of two transformers, with a total weight of 375 tonnes, from Croatia to Qatar.
Views: 907
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Element in excavator move

August 13 - August 13 - Element International Forwarding & Logistics has coordinated the shipment of a number of excavators from South Korea to Georgia.
Views: 1047
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Whirlwind continues for Ekin

August 13 - August 13 - Ekin Heavy and Project Transportation has transported a second 32-tonne cyclone by road from Osmaniye, Turkey to Lukavac in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Views: 855
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Qatar adds outsize air capacity

August 12 - August 12 - Qatar Airways Cargo has added a Boeing B747-400 BCF (Boeing converted freighter) to its charter fleet, with a second B747-400 freighter joining the airline in October 2015.
Views: 969
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Cargolux/Oman Air add Indian links

August 12 - August 12 - The partnership between Cargolux Airlines International and Oman Air will launch a second freighter flight to Chennai, coming online on August 11, 2015, with further expansion into India planned for the near future.
Views: 781
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Rig moves with Element

August 11 - August 11 - Element International Forwarding & Logistics, based in Turkey, recently handled the shipment of a drilling machine from Mersin to Port Sudan.
Views: 1059
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Universal returns to Middle East

August 10 - August 10 - Universal Transport has delivered the second part of a large consignment of cargo for the steel industry from Bucharest, Romania to the Middle East.
Views: 784
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Suez Canal expansion now open

August 7 - August 7 - One year after the announcement of a development programme, Egypt's expanded Suez Canal is open for business.
Views: 980
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Military move for Noble

August 5 - August 5 - Noble Shipping has coordinated the transport of 73 units of military cargo from the Jordanian port of Aqaba to Karachi, Pakistan.
Views: 973
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Rotor goes ro-ro with WWL ALS

August 4 - August 4 - WWL ALS has coordinated the transport of a 95-tonne rotor from Alexandria, Egypt to Belfort in France.
Views: 956
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EXG speeds to Doha

July 31 - July 31 - India's Express Global Logistics (EXG) organised the delivery of four 42-tonne transformers from Haydarpasa, Turkey to Doha in Qatar.
Views: 971
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BBC rebrands inducement service

July 28 - July 28 - BBC Chartering is launching a new apac (any port, any cargo) service, which covers inducement calls for project, breakbulk and general cargo.
Views: 1244
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Seventh heaven for PCYT

July 27 - July 27 - Project Cargo & Yacht Transport (PCYT) has transported a fleet of seven Cobus 3000 airport vehicles from Spain to Turkey.
Views: 1003
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Qatar Airways to add first 747

July 23 - July 23 - Qatar Airways Cargo will introduce the first 747 freighter to its expanding fleet on August 1, 2015 to further enhance its global on-demand charter services and its ability to carry oversize cargoes.
Views: 866
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AGL sends lock downriver

July 22 - July 22 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has completed the second part of an ongoing project to transport lock sections from Germany to the Romanian inland port of Cernavoda via the Danube river.
Views: 1410
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Comark ships buildings

July 22 - July 22 - Ljubljana headquartered Comark has organised the transportation of 1,920 cu m of project cargo from its point of origin in Slovenia to its destination port in Egypt.
Views: 973
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ABC appoints Biwer

July 21 - July 21 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has named Georges Biwer as vice president, EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa).
Views: 1311
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MIS powers ahead in Oman

July 20 - July 20 - Muscat International Shipping (MIS) has transported seven Wärtsilä diesel generators from the port of Duqm to the Masirah Island power plant project in Oman.
Views: 1311
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Worldwide and NAWAH target Iraq

July 17 - July 17 - Shanghai headquartered Worldwide Logistics Group has forged an alliance with Dubai based NAWAH (North America Western Asia Holdings) to expand both companies' capabilities in southern Iraq.
Views: 859
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PCN duo shine in solar project

July 16 - July 16 - Members of the Project Cargo Network (PCN), Grand Arabia Forwarding and Fortune International Transport, have been awarded a logistics contract for the Shamsuna PV solar project in Aqaba, Jordan.
Views: 1651
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Bosphorus Strait faces second closure

July 14 - July 14 - The Bosphorus Strait in Turkey will be closed in both directions on July 15, 2015, between 7:00-14:00, says Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS).
Views: 715
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ABP in ownership shuffle

July 13 - July 13 - GS Infrastructure Partners (GSIP) and Infracapital have sold their combined 33.3 percent stake in Associated British Ports (ABP) to Anchorage Ports - a consortium comprising Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) and Hermes Infrastructure.
Views: 1364
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Bosphorus Strait to close

July 9 - July 9 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has advised that the Bosphorus Strait in Turkey will be closed in both directions on July 10 between 06:00 and approximately 14:00 due to ongoing construction works on the Yavuz Sultan Selim Bridge.
Views: 1089
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ISS inks Technip contract

July 7 - July 7 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has signed a contract with Technip to provide marine agency services and logistics for the Rashid C project in the Middle East.
Views: 953
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Heavy crane move for Aryamasir

July 6 - July 6 - Aryamasir International Transport has handled the shipment of a dismantled Mammoet crane from Iran to Dubai, writes Isabel Freedman.
Views: 1107
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Stena RoRo charters trio

July 3 - July 3 - Stena RoRo has reached an agreement with Finnish shipping company Godby Shipping to long-term charter its three ro-ro vessels: Misida, Misana and Miranda.
Views: 1181
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New Empros service sets off

June 30 - June 30 - Empros Lines has launched a new monthly breakbulk liner service from Antwerp to the Middle East Gulf.
Views: 1543
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Al Jaber uses Terex crane

June 29 - June 29 - Al Jaber Heavy Lift and Transport used its 3,200 tonne capacity Terex CC 8800-1 TWIN crane to help complete a petrochemical development in Qatar.
Views: 1314
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CEVA puts gas in TANAP pipeline

June 29 - June 29 - CEVA Logistics has signed a deal with TANAP (Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Project) to manage the logistics operations for the movement of giant pipes.
Views: 1227
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Fleet Line wins Empros

June 26 - June 26 - Fleet Line has been appointed as agent for Empros Lines in the Middle East.
Views: 1597
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Saudia Cargo adds Shanghai, New Delhi freighter

June 26 - June 26 - Saudi Airlines Cargo has launched a direct freighter service between Shanghai and New Delhi offering scheduled main deck capacity using B747-400F aircraft, operating twice weekly directly between the two cities.
Views: 581
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Hansa Meyer shifts modes

June 25 - June 25 - Bremen-based, Hansa Meyer Global, has for the first time discharged a heavy lift consignment from a ship directly onto a special freight wagon and carried it by rail to its final destination.
Views: 1215
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Preparations pay off for ALE

June 24 - June 24 - ALE has transported two LPG storage tanks some 600 km from Umm Qasr port to Badra Oil Field in Iraq on behalf of Samsung Engineering and Construction Limited (SECL).
Views: 967
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Steder on the gas in Constanta

June 24 - June 24 - Steder Group Logistics has transported a dismantled gas turbine from various locations across Europe to Turkmenistan.
Views: 1020
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Bahri inks five-year SEC contract

June 22 - June 22 - The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Saudi Electric Company (SEC) to transport imports as part of a five-year deal.
Views: 992
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RTL makes Russian reaction

June 22 - June 22 - Russian project logistics provider RTL has delivered equipment from Walter Tosto's facility in Romania to oil and gas company Tatneft's construction facility in Nizhnekamsk.
Views: 1493
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Hansa Heavy Lift launches megayacht

June 19 - June 19 - HHL Valparaiso's two 700-tonne onboard cranes have been used in tandem to lift a new 900 tonne luxury yacht built by Sunrise Yachts from the dock to the sea for its world premiere in Antalya, Turkey.
Views: 1311
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Canals are on target

June 15 - June 15 - Egypt's 'new' Suez Canal is expected to open in early August, flanking the existing, historic 145-year-old waterway, reducing navigation time for ships to 11 hours from about 22 hours, and allowing two-way traffic of larger vessels.
Views: 593
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Volga-Dnepr in Suez shipment

June 15 - June 15 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has delivered a 28-tonne shipment of power station equipment from New York to Cairo, for use in the Suez Canal widening project.
Views: 875
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GE transformers fly across Asia

June 15 - June 15 - City Union Logistics and Lionheart Project Logistics have worked together to transport four transformers from China to a General Electric (GE) power plant in Egypt.
Views: 1235
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Dako cements Russia project

June 11 - June 11 - Germany based Dako Worldwide Transport has transported a 185-tonne cement mill over 5,700 km from the manufacturer's location in Austria to a cement factory in Sterlitamak, Russia.
Views: 1490
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WWL ALS and WSS hammer away

June 9 - June 9 - WWL ALS, in collaboration with its sister company Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS) UAE, has handled the transport of a 123-tonne hydraulic hammer from Abu Dhabi to Hamburg.
Views: 1517
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Silk Way looks West with B747-8Fs

June 9 - June 9 - Silk Way West Airlines, based in Azerbaijan, has inaugurated its first flight to the USA from its hub in Baku, utilising a Boeing 747-8 freighter.
Views: 1037
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GHHL flares up with Terex

June 9 - June 9 - Gulf Haulage Heavy Lift (GHHL) has used a Terex CC 8800-1 crawler crane to install a flare stack for Saudi Aramco at its Yanbu refinery in Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1374
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Two tanks travel with Steder

June 8 - June 8 - Steder Group Logistics has coordinated the shipment of two oversized tanks from Romania to a factory in Antofagasta, Chile via the port of Antwerp.
Views: 1031
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Liebherr sees slight drop in turnover

June 8 - June 8 - Liebherr Group posted a total turnover of EUR8.823 billion (USD9.826 billion) in 2014, which is 1.6 percent below the amount achieved in 2013.
Views: 1861
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Westshore appoints GCS

June 8 - June 8 - Norway-based Westshore Shipbrokers has nominated German Cargo Services (GCS) as its commercial agent in Germany and the neighbouring countries.
Views: 1514
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Views: 1903
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Swire Shipping and Rickmers-Linie partner up

June 8 - June 8 - The latest partnership among the established names in the multipurpose sector of the shipping industry sees Swire Shipping launch a connecting carrier partnership with Rickmers-Linie.
Views: 1569
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ARC brings fire under control

June 5 - June 5 - American Roll-On Roll-Off Carriers' (ARC) pure car and truck carrier, Courage, remains at the UK's Port of Southampton following a fire that broke out on board on Tuesday June 2, 2015.
Views: 870
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Globalink secures Iraq pipe shipment

June 5 - June 4 - Globalink's project freight forwarding division recently coordinated the shipment of 100,000 tonnes of oil and gas pipes from Italy to Iraq.
Views: 1262
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Sirens sound at Jaxport

June 3 - June 3 - NYK Line North America has loaded the first of several shipments of new ambulances at Jaxport's Blount Island Marine Terminal for delivery to Saudia Arabia.
Views: 1015
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CEE members strengthen network

June 1 - June 1 - During the sixth membership conference of the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE), the network members adopted a new membership status aimed at strengthening the group.
Views: 1328
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Van der Vlist pumps up the volume

May 29 - May 29 - Van der Vlist has coordinated the transport of two pump houses for a dredging vessel from Turkey to the Netherlands.
Views: 874
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Panalpina makes Egyptian buy

May 29 - May 29 - Panalpina is to acquire its long-standing Egyptian agent, Afifi - a family-owned company specialising in freight forwarding, Customs clearance and logistics.
Views: 1583
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First for Bahri in Rotterdam

May 28 - May 28 - The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia's (Bahri) ro-ro vessel Bahri Jazan has docked at the SCA Logistics terminal in the port of Rotterdam and taken onboard 200 trucks destined for the Middle East.
Views: 1354
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ACS responds to Nepalese tragedy

May 28 - May 28 - Following the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal on April 25, Air Charter Service (ACS) has completed over 50 charter flights into and out of Kathmandu transporting relief goods as well as search and rescue teams.
Views: 1121
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Micanti gets backing for Thorn-D antifouling

May 28 - May 28 - Dutch maritime technology company Micanti has closed an investment round with independent investment company Pindustry to finance the global roll-out of its proprietary antifouling technology, Thorn-D.
Views: 1983
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Iran shines brighter for Aryamasir

May 26 - May 26 - Aryamasir International Transport has transported a Scania prime mover and lowbed trailer from Uzbekistan to Bandar Abbas in Iran, from where it was shipped to Dubai.
Views: 1101
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From China to Armenia, with love

May 21 - May 21 - Chapman Freeborn and Ruslan International have worked together to deliver a gift of broadcasting equipment from Tianjin, China to Yerevan in Armenia onboard an AN-124 freighter aircraft.
Views: 1113
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PPG enjoys Spanish hospitality

May 21 - May 21 - The Project Professionals Group (PPG) enjoyed a successful eighth annual conference in Las Palmas, Canary Islands from May 13-15, with the support of local network member for Spain, Stier ShipAgency.
Views: 1059
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Pipe dream for Gothenburg

May 19 - May 19 - Around 200 steel pipes, each measuring 40 m in length, have been transported from Turkey to the Port of Gothenburg for use in the construction of a new tunnel being built in the Swedish city.
Views: 1171
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PCN duo in dredger move

May 18 - May 18 - Members of the Project Cargo Network (PCN), First Global Logistics and Europe Cargo, have worked together to transport a dredger and its equipment from two Egyptian ports to the port of Antwerp for final delivery to the Netherlands.
Views: 1125
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WWPC raises the bar in Spain

May 15 - May 15 - The Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) has raised a record USD40,000 for Infania during its charity auction at the network's 15th annual conference in Fuengirola, Spain.
Views: 1684
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PCN members club together

May 14 - May 14 - Member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Abu Dhabi, Wilhelmsen Ships Service (WSS), has worked together with fellow PCN members, OTX Logistics in the USA and Wilhelmsen Towell in Oman, to transport equipment for an oilfield project.
Views: 1081
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High five for Paragon

May 13 - May 13 - Paragon Saudi Services was contracted to move five transformers by Larsen & Toubro for its Al Bayruni power plant project in Jubail.
Views: 952
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Intrepid load for Dockwise

May 13 - May 13 - Dockwise's largest semi-submersible heavy transport vessel Dockwise Vanguard has loaded the Armada Intrepid floating production, storage and offloading platform - the first ever ship-shaped FPSO - in Rotterdam.
Views: 1653
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Quinn elected to AAPA board

May 13 - May 13 - The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) has elected Jim Quinn, president and ceo of Canada's Port Saint John, to serve as chairman of the international trade association's board for 2015-2016.
Views: 795
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Aryamasir pumps up

May 13 - May 13 - Aryamasir International Transport has delivered five 30-tonne truck-mounted concrete boom pumps from Bandar Abbas, Iran to Mary in Turkmenistan.
Views: 1334
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BSI gives helping hand to UN

May 12 - May 12 - Best Services International Freight (BSI) has assisted the United Nations by handling the transport of 52 vehicles and 45 containers from China to Lebanon.
Views: 1107
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Ekin whips up a storm

May 11 - May 11 - Ekin Heavy & Project Transportation has transported a 32-tonne cyclone from Osmaniye, Turkey to Lukavac in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Views: 1034
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Donau launches Star Line

May 8 - May 8 - Donau Star has revealed that it will launch a new ro-ro ferry service connecting Romania and Germany along the Danube River under the Star Lines banner.
Views: 801
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Terex makes deliveries

May 7 - May 7 - Doha based Aertssen Machinery Services Middle East has taken delivery of a Terex CC 2400-1 lattice boom crawler crane.
Views: 1077
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Terex makes deliveries

May 7 - May 7 - Doha based Aertssen Machinery Services Middle East has taken delivery of a Terex CC 2400-1 lattice boom crawler crane.
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PCN members make international moves

May 6 - May 6 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) member France Cargo International recently handled the shipment of two oversize compressors from Le Havre to Busan in South Korea.
Views: 1068
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Dornseiff adds Liebherr duo

April 30 - April 30 - Two new Liebherr cranes - an LTM 1500-8.1 mobile crane and an LR 1250 crawler crane - have been added to Dornseiff Autokrane und Schwertransporte's fleet.
Views: 1547
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Panalpina adds Baku calls

April 28 - April 28 - Panalpina is adding calls to Baku, Azerbaijan with scheduled chartered flights operated by Silk Way West Airlines and flying between Luxembourg and Shanghai.
Views: 1181
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Crook resigns from DHL

April 27 - April 27 - With immediate effect, Roger Crook has resigned as a member of the management board of Deutsche Post DHL Group and ceo of Global Forwarding, Freight.
Views: 1694
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Transformer trio moves with Steder

April 27 - April 27 - Steder Group Logistics has coordinated the transportation of three transformers from Constanta, Romania to Saudi Arabia.
Views: 1646
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The Friday Flyer - April 24th 2015

April 24 - Here's the latest round up of news concerning the lift, transport and installation of heavy and over-dimensional project cargoes, prepared for you by HLPFI.
Views: 2252
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Almajdouie moves transformer trio

April 21 - April 21 - Almajdouie Logistics has coordinated the transport of three 450-tonne transformers and a 395-tonne generator from Saudi Arabia's Jeddah Port to the Jeddah South Power Plant.
Views: 894
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MOK orders vessel trio

April 20 - April 20 - Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) subsidiary, Mitsui O.S.K. Kinkai (MOK), has placed an order for three 17,500 dwt multipurpose vessels from Honda Heavy Industries.
Views: 922
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Cargolux in Oman Air deal

April 16 - April 16 - Oman Air has signed a joint venture agreement with Luxembourg-based Cargolux Airlines International.
Views: 1177
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Integrated Logistics adds 10

April 14 - April 14 - Kuwait-based Integrated Logistics Company (ILC) has purchased ten new 100-tonne capacity Grove GMK4100L cranes.
Views: 1079
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Intermarine enters Turkey

April 14 - April 14 - Intermarine has established a presence in Turkey with the opening of a new office in Istanbul.
Views: 1265
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GCS in year-long Iraq project

April 13 - April 13 - Transcontainer and Ruscon - two divisions of the GCS Group - are taking part in a year-long project to transport machinery via the Black Sea port of Novorossiysk for a thermal power station being built in Harta, Iraq.
Views: 1407
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First two for Scan-Shipping

April 13 - April 13 - Scan-Shipping Singapore's port equipment project division has coordinated the transport of two rail-mounted quay cranes (RMQC) from Pipavav, India to Asyaport in Turkey.
Views: 1046
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Cameron LNG win for Mammoet

April 2 - April 1 - Mammoet has been awarded the heavy lift and heavy haulage contract for the Cameron LNG project in Hackberry, Louisiana.
Views: 1336
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House rises with Ruslan

March 31 - March 31 - Ruslan International has handled the transport of a mobile analyser house from Bucharest, Romania to Qatar for use in the Qatar Fertiliser Company's production plant in Doha.
Views: 869
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RINA wins Turkmenbashi contract

March 31 - March 31 - RINA Services has been awarded a contract to provide a design review and third party certification services for a major port and logistics hub development at Turkmenbashi on Turkmenistan's Caspian Sea coast.
Views: 994
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Ekin takes boat out of water

March 31 - March 31 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation has transported an 11-tonne boat from Tuzla, Turkey to Baku in Azerbaijan.
Views: 960
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Agility posts profits

March 30 - March 30 - Kuwait headquartered logistics services provider Agility posted a net profit of KD50.84 million (USD169.19 million) for its full financial year 2014 - a 10 percent year-on-year improvement over 2013.
Views: 2018
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Braemar opens in Turkey

March 30 - March 30 - Braemar SA has established a new subsidiary company in Turkey and opened an office in Istanbul.
Views: 593
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FLS oils up in Iraq

March 30 - March 30 - Fleet Line Shipping subsidiary in Iraq - FLS-KAA - has handled the transport of 800 cu m of oilfield cargo to Erbil via the Turkish port of Mersin.
Views: 912
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EXG fuels up

March 30 - March 30 - Express Global Logistics (EXG) has coordinated the shipment of four 37-tonne diesel engines from India to Turkey.
Views: 1062
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Reference guide to Iranian sanctions published

March 27 - March 27 - The North P&I club has produced a quick reference guide which aims to simplify EU and US sanctions legislation governing what can and cannot be shipped in and out of Iran.
Views: 662
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Ghana gets transformed by McDan

March 18 - March 18 - McDan Shipping has received two 85-tonne electrical transformers at the Ghanaian port of Tema, before transporting them by road to Winneba.
Views: 1294
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Sennebogen crosses Sea of Marmara

March 18 - March 18 - Crane service provider Aydin Vinc is using a new 180-tonne capacity Sennebogen 5500 crawler crane to lift components for the new Izmit Bay Bridge in Turkey.
Views: 1092
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Multimodal gears up for record show

March 18 - March 18 - Multimodal 2015 is set to be the biggest in the show's eight-year history, with over 90 new exhibitors joining a total of up to 300 logistics companies at this year's exhibition and conference from April 28-30 at the Birmingham NEC.
Views: 985
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Abu Dhabi Ports optimistic for 2015

March 18 - March 18 - Following a record year in 2014, Abu Dhabi Ports is forecasting 17 percent growth across all its general cargo activities in 2015.
Views: 1457
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Steder now sole owner of Romanian jv

March 17 - March 17 - Dutch Steder Group has acquired the shares previously held by Delta Maritime of Greece in the joint venture that the two companies had in Romania.
Views: 1333
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Sohar looks to China

March 16 - March 16 - Sohar Port and Freezone has said that it aims to capitalise on the economic slowdown in China by focusing on the opportunities being created in booming regional markets.
Views: 1174
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Vehicles take to sea with Tuscor Lloyds

March 13 - March 13 - Tuscor Lloyds has recently coordinated a shipment of approximately 475 tonnes of equipment, including trucks, generators, cars and support equipment, from Aqaba, Jordan to the UK port of Felixstowe.
Views: 824
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Almajdouie appoints new ceo

March 12 - March 12 - Saudi Arabia's Almajdouie Logistics has appointed Kim Bjerner Rathsack to lead the group's logistics activities.
Views: 1627
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Scheuerle lends ETAL a helping hand

March 10 - March 10 - Egyptian Transportation and Logistics (ETAL) has hauled a 360-tonne transformer at Egypt's El-Tebbin power plant using a three-file Scheuerle InterCombi PowerBooster trailer.
Views: 938
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Oil and gas cargoes arrive in RAK

March 10 - March 10 - It's been a busy start to the year for project cargoes through the Ras Al Kaimah Ports Group's various facilities.
Views: 985
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Ocean7 takes big hopper onboard

March 9 - March 9 - Ocean7 Projects' multipurpose vessel Abis Dusavik has shipped a 17.5 m high hopper, weighing 138 tonnes, from Cartagena in Spain to Haifa, Israel.
Views: 1193
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March 9 - March 9 - German specialised transport provider Reiser Schwertransport has taken delivery of a new 8-axle hydraulic lowbed trailer from K
Views: 2265
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Cargolux adds 30th Boeing

March 6 - March 6 - Cargolux has taken delivery of its 12th Boeing 747-8 freighter aircraft, which becomes the 30th 747 freighter the airline has purchased from Boeing since 1979.
Views: 897
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Ekin on the boil in Turkey

March 5 - March 5 - Ekin Heavy & Project Cargo Transportation has coordinated the delivery of an oversize steam boiler from Ere?li to Samsun in Turkey.
Views: 859
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Full steam ahead for PCN duo

March 5 - March 5 - Two members of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) and Express Global Logistics (EXG) - have worked together to arrange the transport of five diesel engines from India to Turkey.
Views: 921
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Ruslan defies the odds in tower airlift

March 4 - March 4 - Ruslan International has, in conjunction with Volga-Dnepr's Engineering Logistics Centre (ELC), transported a 70-tonne oil refinery stripping tower from Bakersfield, California to Erbil in Iraq.
Views: 990
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AGL heads down the Danube

March 2 - March 2 - Alexander Global Logistics (AGL) has handled the transport of lock sections from Germany to Romania as part of an ongoing project for the construction of a giant lock system on the Danube River.
Views: 1024
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Manitowoc tackles ten in Russia

February 27 - February 27 - Specialised transportation and installation company SWTrans has used a Manitowoc 18000 crawler crane to lift ten large absorbers at a gas processing plant in southwest Russia.
Views: 1153
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Another Jolly for Messina

February 25 - February 25 - The con-ro vessel Jolly Cobalto has been delivered to Italian shipping company Ignazio Messina from South Korean shipyard STX Offshore & Shipbuilding.
Views: 1468
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Iraq gains power with CPP and NAWAH

February 23 - February 23 - China Petroleum Pipeline (CPP) and North America Western Asia Holdings (NAWAH) have entered into an agreement to jointly pursue potential energy sector development projects in Iraq.
Views: 1364
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Mammoet moves Jeddah mosque

February 19 - February 19 - In Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Mammoet saved a mosque from demolition in a complex relocation using its jacking and skidding systems.
Views: 1114
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Geodis Wilson promotes Hansen

February 19 - February 19 - Geodis Wilson has appointed Matthias Hansen as its new regional vice president, EMEA (Europe, the Middle East and Africa) with immediate effect.
Views: 1201
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Bureau Veritas wins LNG class contracts

February 17 - February 17 - International classification society Bureau Veritas has been chosen by Seaspan Ferries to class two hybrid LNG/diesel/battery powered ro-ro cargo ferries.
Views: 1036
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Quick response from Volga-Dnepr

February 13 - February 13 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines' offices in Ulyanovsk, Russia and London Stansted have combined forces to expedite an urgent shipment of oil production equipment, weighing 35 tonnes, from Scotland to Turkey.
Views: 1398
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Racing boats speed through Jaxport

February 10 - February 10 - Portus has helped moved seven H1 Unlimited Hydroplane racing boats and eight specialty boat trailers through Jaxport's Blount Island Marine Terminal.
Views: 830
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School of thought for Davies Turner

February 9 - February 9 - UK-based freight forwarder Davies Turner & Co has coordinated the delivery of an entire primary school from the UK to Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates.
Views: 1099
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Jade for Abu Dhabi terminals

February 6 - February 6 - Jade Software is to supply its Master Terminal port management software to seven terminals within the Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC).
Views: 844
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TT Club crowns King

February 3 - February 3 - International transport, freight and logistics insurance provider TT Club has appointed Kevin King as its regional director for Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Views: 1356
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BBC ships for Sadara

February 2 - February 2 - BBC Chartering has shipped a 400-tonne heat exchanger unit from Mumbai, India to Saudi Arabia for delivery to Sadara Chemical Company's complex in Jubail Industrial City.
Views: 555
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R&B's smooth move

January 29 - January 29 - R&B Global Projects recently transported out-of-gauge power generation components from Romania to Turkey.
Views: 871
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Hansa appoints Harmstorf

January 28 - January 28 - Hansa Heavy Lift has strengthened its managerial team with the addition of Maximilian Harmstorf as head of its Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) region.
Views: 1501
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C. Steinweg Oman adds Gottwald capacity

January 27 - January 27 - C. Steinweg Oman, operator of the multipurpose cargo terminal at SOHAR Port and Freezone, has taken delivery of a 100-tonne lifting capacity Gottwald HMK 6407 crane.
Views: 1539
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Maximus launches one-stop-shop

January 20 - January 20 - Maximus Air is launching a brand new one-stop-shop service in 2015, which will combine the airline's existing oversized cargo fleet with a global network of partners and offer a door-to-door delivery service for the first time.
Views: 1680
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SDV Horoz takes tank out of Turkey

January 20 - January 20 - SDV Horoz has handled the transport of a 66-tonne tank from Turkey to the Czech Republic, via Romania and Slovakia.
Views: 803
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Ekin takes trip across Europe

January 20 - January 20 - Ekin Heavy and Project Cargo Transportation has moved a shipment comprising 22 heavy units from Ankara, Turkey to France by road.
Views: 1008
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Logistics industry looks beyond BRICS, says Agility

January 20 - January 20 - Mixed economic performances in BRICS countries has been offset by dynamic growth in a number of ASEAN and GGC countries, sub-Saharan Africa and large next-tier economies such as Indonesia, Nigeria, Mexico and Pakistan, said the latest Agility
Views: 1659
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Grimaldi targets Med-North America ro-ro

January 19 - January 19 - Italian shipping line Grimaldi Group plans to launch a new ro-ro service connecting Civitavecchia, Italy and the ports of Baltimore (USA) and Halifax (Canada) on the North American East Coast.
Views: 1377
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Panalpina heads further into Africa

January 19 - January 19 - Panalpina has opened two new offices in Casablanca, Morocco and Nairobi, Kenya, where the company says opportunities for growth exist predominantly in the energy and infrastructure sectors.
Views: 1168
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Allseas launches Central Asian network

January 15 - January 15 - Allseas Global has established new offices in Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey, formed a joint venture in Pakistan, signed a partnership agreement in Kuwait and Iraq, and continued the expansion of its Dubai office.
Views: 1587
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Maximus brings relief with IL-76

January 12 - January 12 - Abu Dhabi-based Maximus Air has donated one of its Ilyushin 76 freighter aircraft to provide relief to refugees in the Levant region following the arrival of snowstorm Huda.
Views: 707
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Felbermayr puts crawler to the test

January 9 - January 9 - Felbermayr has erected a 6.2 MW wind turbine at an onshore test centre for offshore wind farms in northern Germany using its Liebherr LR11000 crawler crane.
Views: 1143
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Aysa steps on the gas

January 7 - January 7 - Aysa Shipping has delivered out-of-gauge equipment for a petroleum rig site from Dubai to northern Iraq.
Views: 929
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PCYT assists waste collection

January 7 - January 7 - Project Cargo & Yacht Transport has coordinated the shipment of solid waste collection equipment from Turkey to Pakistan.
Views: 721
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Gruber gets in line

January 6 - January 6 - Intertransport Gruber has coordinated the transport of a complete roof tile production line from Br
Views: 1038

Heavy Lift Across The World

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