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Middle East News from August 2015

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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: 1375
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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: 831
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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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