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Middle East News from November 2015

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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.
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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: 1129
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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: 1644
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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: 829
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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: 1243
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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: 1097
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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: 928
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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: 104
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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: 986
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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: 1493
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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: 1111
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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: 1614
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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: 943
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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: 1245
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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: 944
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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: 1064
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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: 1012
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ISS files into Odessa

November 4 - November 4 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has opened a new office in Ukraine.
Views: 1053
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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: 1294

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