Latest news from Heavy Lift & Project Forwarding International Magazine

Heavy Lift Across the World

North America News from September 2010

Mexican celebrations take off in France thanks to Volga-Dnepr thumbnail image

Mexican celebrations take off in France thanks to Volga-Dnepr

September 27 - September 27 - Main deck capacity provider Volga-Dnepr operated its first flight from an airfield in the Pyrenees in over a decade when it transported two Super Puma helicopters from France to take part in a military parade to mark Mexico's bicentenary ce
Views: 1010
Cargoitalia commences Shanghai flights thumbnail image

Cargoitalia commences Shanghai flights

September 22 - September 22 - Cargoitalia, Italy's all-cargo flag-carrier, has commenced direct scheduled services twice weekly to Shanghai Pudong airport from its Milan Malpensa hub, using its recently-delivered third 90-tonne payload MD11 freighter.
Views: 935
Liebherr delivers one of the largest mobile harbour cranes thumbnail image

Ports America announces VP, key account management

September 20 - September 20 - Ports America, the largest independent marine terminal operator in North America, providing terminal management and a full suite of stevedoring and related services, has appointed Curtis F. Flynn to the position of vice president, key accou
Views: 1316
Martin Bencher extends US coverage with new office thumbnail image

Seaboard heads for Belize

September 14 - September 14 - Seaboard Marine has started a service to and from Belize via Miami, Houston and New Orleans, as well as Cristobal, Panama, and Puerto Limon, Costa Rica.
Views: 914
South Carolina State Ports Authority to implement new terminal operating system thumbnail image

US Court blocks Idaho shipments

September 14 - September 14 - The battle over permits to move oil equipment through an area of Idaho, USA, continues as the Transportation Department of the US state and energy giant ConocoPhillips filed appeals against a ruling that bans outsize oil equipment shipments
Views: 694
Cargoitalia commences Shanghai flights thumbnail image

Nordana adds Manzanillo and Panama

September 13 - September 13 - Effective September 23rd, ro-ro and project shipping line, Nordana will offer service with multipurpose ro-ro vessels from its regular ports in the Mediterranean to Manzanillo in Mexico on its Mediterranean-Americas service.
Views: 1069
Liebherr delivers one of the largest mobile harbour cranes thumbnail image

Peters & May saves the day for Hydra-Sports boat

September 10 - September 10 - Last minute refinements by Peters & May meant that a cutting-edge 2500 VX Vector Series Fishing Boat was transported via air, road and sea to Southampton in the UK, just in time for the Southampton Boat Show.
Views: 672
Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics appoints deputy CEO thumbnail image

Acquisition and partnership in Puerto Rico for Crowley and Islandwide

September 9 - September 9 - Project and heavy lift cargo operations are likely to be part of the value-added services provided to customers in Puerto Rico, following Crowley Maritime Corporation's logistics group acquisition of Islandwide Air and Ocean and agreement wi
Views: 1514
Mexican celebrations take off in France thanks to Volga-Dnepr thumbnail image

Panama Canal and Port of Antwerp ink partnership agreement

September 8 - September 8 - An agreement that could generate more heavy lift traffic to the West coast of South America from one of Europe's most important heavy lift and project ports via the Panama canal has been signed.
Views: 1157
Martin Bencher extends US coverage with new office thumbnail image

CCNI adds Bragus Service for bulk and project cargoes

September 7 - September 7 - As part of CCNI's growth strategy aimed at enhancing its presence within the Mexican Gulf and East coast of South America, the shipping line has launched its Bragus Service, with the first sailing departing from Houston earlier this month.
Views: 1033

Heavy Lift Across The World

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