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North America News from November 2014

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SCS hot off the press

November 28 - November 28 - SCS Heavy has transported two presses - one from Henriville, France and the second from Rechen, Germany - to the USA, as well as a third press from Germany to China.
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ACS promotes Thompson

November 27 - November 27 - Richard Thompson has been appointed president of Air Charter Service's (ACS) North America operations.
Views: 856
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Managing a project from A-Z

November 27 - November 27 - Jumbo Shipping has completed its role in the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET) project. The heavy lift shipping company transported thousands of freight tonnes of equipment from fabrication yards in China and Malaysia to Australia.
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Managing a project from A-Z

November 27 - November 27 - Jumbo Shipping has completed its role in the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET) project. The heavy lift shipping company transported thousands of freight tonnes of equipment from fabrication yards in China and Malaysia to Australia.
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Managing a project from A-Z

November 27 - November 27 - Jumbo Shipping has completed its role in the Wiggins Island Coal Export Terminal (WICET) project. The heavy lift shipping company transported thousands of freight tonnes of equipment from fabrication yards in China and Malaysia to Australia.
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Risky alliances need controls

November 27 - November 27 - The European Shippers' Council (ESC) says it believes the formation of container shipping line alliances is a risky development for a free market for transportation of goods by sea, which is not good for clients of the carriers, shippers, an
Views: 974
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ARRC ups vessel capacity

November 24 - November 24 - The newbuild multipurpose ice-classed vessel Kingfisher will join Atlantic Ro-Ro Carriers' (ARRC) service at the end of this month.
Views: 1269
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Metro Ports appoints new president

November 21 - November 21 - Michael S. Ferguson has accepted the position of president for Metro Ports, replacing former interim president Norman Hauser.
Views: 966
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Rickmers adds ECA surcharge

November 20 - November 20 - Rickmers-Linie has revealed its low sulphur surcharges to cover additional costs arising from the use of low sulphur fuels.
Views: 847
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Rickmers adds ECA surcharge

November 20 - November 20 - Rickmers-Linie has revealed its low sulphur surcharges to cover additional costs arising from the use of low sulphur fuels.
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Rickmers adds ECA surcharge

November 20 - November 20 - Rickmers-Linie has revealed its low sulphur surcharges to cover additional costs arising from the use of low sulphur fuels.
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Blue Water cooperates with SBM

November 20 - November 20 - SBM Offshore has chosen Blue Water Shipping to handle the transportation and freight forwarding of spare parts and equipment for FPSO Cidade de Ilhabela during the production phase.
Views: 888
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PCN celebrates record conference turnout

November 20 - November 20 - The Project Cargo Network's (PCN) fourth annual summit, which took place from November 16-18, saw 160 delegates from over 75 countries come together at the Crowne Plaza St Peter's Hotel in Rome.
Views: 1444
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BBC Chartering in the loop

November 20 - November 20 - BBC Chartering has shipped a loop reactor for a CP Chem project in the USA from South Korea to Freeport, Texas.
Views: 851
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BBC Chartering reveals surcharges

November 20 - November 20 - BBC Chartering has introduced a low sulphur surcharge and revealed the costs, which will become effective on December 15, 2014.
Views: 1021
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Samson ties up expansion project

November 20 - November 20 - High performance rope manufacturer Samson has completed a 4,500 sq m expansion at its Ferndale, Washington facility.
Views: 674
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Super job, Super Freight

November 13 - November 13 - Mumbai-based project forwarder Super Freight has transported the first of three new super post-Panamax rail-mounted ship-to-shore cranes from Pipavav Port to JN Port in India.
Views: 1095
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DICA unveils outrigger pad carrying solution

November 12 - November 12 - DICA Outrigger Pads has introduced its ZeroLift Pad Rack, which eliminates the need for crane operators to manually lift and carry outrigger pads.
Views: 1172
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Horizon splits up assets

November 12 - November 12 - Horizon Lines has entered into definitive agreements with Matson and the Pasha Group, which will see Pasha acquire Horizon's Hawaii trade lane business and Matson acquire all outstanding shares in the company.
Views: 715
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ABC ups winter schedule

November 11 - November 11 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has added more B747 flights to Europe, North America and Asia Pacific, via the airline's hub in Moscow, to its winter flight schedule.
Views: 920
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IronPlanet acquires Kruse

November 11 - November 11 - IronPlanet, the online marketplace for buying and selling used heavy equipment, has acquired Kruse Energy and Equipment Auctioneers.
Views: 604
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Ritchie Bros. in management shake-up

November 11 - November 11 - Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers has made several changes to its reporting structure and senior management team.
Views: 1308
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JAXPORT aids Ebola relief shipment

November 5 - November 5 - The U.S. Army 832nd Transportation Battalion, in partnership with JAXPORT and Portus, has loaded a shipment of approximately 800 units of U.S. military equipment to be used for humanitarian aid, aimed at stopping the spread of Ebola in West A
Views: 736
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Swire inks deal with Everett

November 5 - November 5 - Swire Shipping's West Coast North America (WCNA) service will add a monthly, direct call linking the Port of Everett with Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands.
Views: 1595
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Music to DHL's ears

November 3 - November 3 - DHL's trade, fairs and events division is to transport over 100 musical instruments for Leipzig Gewandhausorchester's annual seven-day concert tour through the USA.
Views: 1030
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CP Crane in boom truck buy

November 3 - November 3 - Canadian Professional Crane (CP Crane) recently purchased a new 72.5-tonne lift capacity Terex Crossover 8000 boom - the first one sold in Canada, says Terex.
Views: 812
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European study into the Aeroscraft

November 3 - November 3 - Members of the European Consortium of Aeroscraft Operations (ECAO) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) defining an independent study concerning the Aeroscraft.
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