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North America News from August 2014

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Heerema charters Taurus tug

August 28 - August 28 - Harms Bergung, Transport & Heavylift GmbH has chartered its anchor handling tug Taurus to Dutch construction company, Heerema Marine Contractors (HMC).
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Emirates SkyCargo heads to LA

August 27 - August 27 - Emirates SkyCargo has added Los Angeles to its network of freighter destinations across the USA, with the start of a weekly service to the city.
Views: 909
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Nautilus moves house

August 26 - August 26 - Nautilus International Holding Corp., along with its subsidiaries Metro Ports, Metro Cruise Services, Metro Shore Services and Metro Risk Management, is moving into a new facility in Long Beach, California.
Views: 722
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Education on the agenda at Breakbulk

August 26 - August 26 - Breakbulk Americas, a conference about breakbulk and project cargo, which will be held in Houston at the George R Brown Convention Centre from September 29 - October 2, will examine the market and challenges that face companies involved in mul
Views: 998
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UPDATE: Vigorous arrives in Portland

August 26 - August 22 - Constructed by Shanghai Zhenhua Heavy Industries (ZPMC) in China, the floating dry dock Vigorous has arrvied in Portland, USA onboard Dockwise's semi-submersible vessel Blue Marlin.
Views: 941
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Bertling to sell AN-225 capacity in USA

August 25 - August 25 - Antonov Airlines has appointed Bertling Logistics, Inc as its sales and marketing agent to promote and offer Antonov-225 airlift capacity owned and operated by the airline in the USA.
Views: 1309
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OHT in Troll transport

August 22 - August 22 - Offshore Heavy Transport's (OHT) semi-submersible heavy lift vessel Falcon has loaded the jack-up rig Troll Solution in Rotterdam for shipment to Mexico.
Views: 1267
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Neptune Pacific buys Polynesian Shipping

August 22 - August 22 - Neptune Pacific Line (NPL) has reached an agreement with Polynesian Shipping Line's shareholders to purchase the business.
Views: 1028
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Piggyback lift for Mammoet

August 20 - August 20 - Mammoet has lifted the 122 ft (37 m) long space shuttle replica Independence and positioned it on top of the original Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft at the NASA Space Center Houston.
Views: 1102
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Insurers wary of Arctic shipping risks

August 20 - August 20 - UK based insurance broker and risk adviser Marsh says that improvements to vessel capabilities and support services are key to the future of Arctic navigation.
Views: 1017
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Longview gets on board

August 19 - August 19 - Governor of Washington, Jay Inslee, has appointed the ceo of the Port of Longview, Geir-Eilif Kalhagen, to the Washington State Freight Mobility Strategic Investment Board (FMSIB).
Views: 1254
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Uneven global growth continues

August 15 - August 15 - The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has marked down its global growth projection for 2014 from 3.7 percent in April to 3.4 percent in July.
Views: 1374
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Crowley helps U.S. Navy launch

August 15 - August 15 - Crowley Maritime Coporation's ocean class tugboat Ocean Sky and heavy lift barge 455-4 has provided support to shipbuilder Austal USA during the launch of the newly built U.S. Navy Littoral Combat Ship (LCS), USS Montgomery.
Views: 1030
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Projects roll in for BNSF

August 15 - August 15th - BNSF Logistics has handled the transport of three 154-tonne transformers from the Port of Baltimore to their final job site in Maryland.
Views: 1178
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Sub sails with Yacht Exports

August 15 - August 15 - Yacht Exports has transported a 40-tonne submarine from Gothenburg, Sweden to Kingston in Jamaica.
Views: 1279
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Argosy on the gas

August 14 - August 14 - Argosy Transportation Group has transported four liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) tanks from Veracruz, Mexico to Georgetown in Guyana.
Views: 1200
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Crane Rental fleet keeps growing

August 13 - August 13 - As part of its ongoing investment in its heavy haul division, Crane Rental Corporation has ordered three new Peterbilt four-axle heavy haul tractors with sleepers.
Views: 1496
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Roll-Lift busy in USA

August 8 - August 8 - Roll-Lift has assisted the transportation and installation of a splitter column at a condensate processing facility in Houston, USA.
Views: 1189
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New ATC for Austin Crane

August 7 - August 7 - Austin Crane Services has taken delivery of its first Tadano ATF 90G-4 all terrain crane.
Views: 653
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Reactors on the double

August 7 - August 7 - Canada based Mantoria Inc has moved two large hydro reactors from Japan to South Korea for long term storage.
Views: 842
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TNT goes on a Stampede

August 6 - August 6 - TNT Crane has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Stampede/Eagle West, which comprises of Stampede Crane & Rigging Inc., Stampede Crane & Rigging Ltd., Eagle West Truck & Crane Inc., Eagle West Precast Ltd, and certain assets of J&B Trucki
Views: 1091
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Canaveral targets cyber crime

August 5 - August 5 - Canaveral Port Authority plans to spend USD1.6 million to fund a new cyber-security program.
Views: 1111
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Contracts fly in for Alexander

August 5 - August 5 - Alexander Global Logistics has won a number of contracts, which will begin this month and are scheduled for completion by November.
Views: 1401

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