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North America News from December 2010

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ACL to order ships in 2011

December 31 - December 31 - Atlantic Container Line is reported to be ready to order new ships in 2011 to replace its aging fleet of five ro-ro vessels operating between North America and North Europe.
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IMO records 27 ship robberies in West African region

December 30 - December 30 - Local media reports based on International Maritime Organisation (IMO) information suggest that there were 27 incidents involving piracy and armed robbery against ships engaged in international shipping within the first to third quarters of
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Six scrubber shipment for FPS in Australia

December 29 - December 29 - Famous Pacific Shipping recently shipped six scrubber units via a ro-ro vessel from the USA to Australia, working with its US agent, Oakland-based Sea Shipping Lines (SSL) Lines
Views: 708
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Three up for ALE

December 28 - December 28 - ALE has completed a brace of jobs in the last few days.
Views: 1071
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Allport merges with CS Logistics

December 24 - December 24 - Allport, one of the UK's largest freight forwarding and logistics companies, is merging with CS Logistics Holdings Limited, the parent company of Cargo Services Far East Limited, and based in Hong Kong and China.
Views: 3941
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Liebherr celebrates milestone delivery

December 23 - December 23 - Crane manufacturer Liebherr is celebrating the delivery of its 300th LTM 1500-8.1, described by the company as the most successful telescopic crane of its class, anywhere in the world.
Views: 1161
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Reel deal for Tuscor Lloyds

December 13 - December 13 - Tuscor Lloyds, the UK-based heavy lift specialist freight forwarder and shipping agent, recently undertook the movement of a large cable reel on behalf of a large shipping agent in Scotland.
Views: 1224
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Trade associations team up to fight against overweight containers

December 6 - December 6 - The World Shipping Council (WSC) and the International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) has asked the International Maritime Organisation (IMO) to establish an international legal requirement that all loaded containers be weighed at the marine port
Views: 796
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Brace of Cargolux movements to South Africa

December 3 - December 3 - South African mining and oil industry interests created two recent movements for maindeck capacity provider Cargolux to the country.
Views: 624

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