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North America News from August 2015

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Saudia Cargo makes way to JFK

August 27 - August 27 - Effective September 4, Saudia Cargo will begin operating freighter flights to New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport.
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V. Alexander presses ahead

August 27 - August 27 - V. Alexander Transport Systems has coordinated the delivery of an automotive press, weighing over 270 tonnes, from Germany to White in the US State of Georgia.
Views: 1319
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Choppers on the move

August 26 - August 26 - Global Shipping Services, X2 Projects member in the USA, has handled the transportation of helicopters from the Middle East to Jacksonville, Florida.
Views: 911
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Restaurants relish ACS delivery

August 25 - August 25 - Air Charter Service handled 90 tonnes of tomato ketchup sachets requested by a leading fast food restaurant chain last week.
Views: 612
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Chapman and GAC rally together

August 25 - August 25 - Chapman Freeborn Airchartering and GAC have worked together to transport 19 Rallycross cars, along with 30 tonnes of supporting equipment, from Canada to Norway onboard a chartered Kalitta Air B747-200 freighter.
Views: 876
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WWPC goes Hard Rock in 2016

August 21 - August 21 - The Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) network announced that its 16th membership conference will be held at the Hard Rock Hotel in Panama.
Views: 741
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Bigger ships make waves in Port of Everett

August 21 - August 21 - Everett Port and Westwood Shipping Lines are marking the tenth anniversary of weekly, direct aerospace shipments from Japan to Everett with the arrival of a new, large vessel.
Views: 1491
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HHL transports shiploader from China to USA

August 20 - August 19 - Hansa Heavy Lift (HHL) successfully carried a shiploader weighing over 560 tonnes from Nantong, China to Portland, USA, for Sandvik Mining and Construction.
Views: 1114
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Integrated Logistics powers ahead

August 19 - August 19 - In July, Integrated Logistics Company safely delivered a 243-tonne transformer and two shunt reactors to the new Sabah Al Ahmad 1Z Substation - a distance of 60km - for the Kuwaiti Ministry of Electricity & Water (MEW).
Views: 830
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Kalitta is first with CHAMP in USA

August 18 - August 18 - The Michigan-based Kalitta Air will use CHAMP's next generation Weight & Balance application to manage load planning across its fleet of 14 Boeing 747 freighters and claims to be the first in the US to implement CHAMP's solution.
Views: 563
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MacGregor delivers for Grimaldi

August 17 - August 17 - The Chinese shipbuilding group Yangfan has contracted MacGregor, part of Cargotec, to supply ro-ro access equipment packages to five car carriers being built for Grimaldi.
Views: 676
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Spools shipped to San Fran

August 14 - August 14 - Schenker-Seino and ECL Americas teamed-up to complete the delivery of three 315-tonne cable spools from Japan to San Francisco, USA.
Views: 1349
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Altamira terminal gets a lift

August 14 - August 14 - The IPA Steel Terminal in Altamira, Mexico has taken delivery of its second Gottwald mobile harbour crane, with a maximum lifting capacity of 100 tonnes.
Views: 1095
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Eddings up at Braemar

August 14 - August 14 - Braemar Engineering has appointed Kyle Eddings to take over responsibility for global dynamic positioning (DP) and offshore projects, as part of plans to restructure its UK, US offshore and DP operations.
Views: 1179
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APM and Compas combine in Colombia

August 14 - August 14 - Colombia based port and terminal operator CompaƱia de Puertos Asociados (Compas) signed a joint venture agreement with APM Terminals that will see the latter manage Compas' existing multipurpose Cartagena Terminal.
Views: 716
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GPLN duo in Caribbean cooperation

August 13 - August 13 - Members of the Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN), Highland Project Logistics and Sparber Group, have worked together to transport 45 Vestas wind turbine blades from the USA to the Dominican Republic.
Views: 868
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Element in excavator move

August 13 - August 13 - Element International Forwarding & Logistics has coordinated the shipment of a number of excavators from South Korea to Georgia.
Views: 1047
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Record lift at Vogtle

August 11 - August 11 - The 1,035-tonne CA01 module has been installed in the Unit 3 nuclear island as part of the Plant Vogtle expansion project in Georgia, USA.
Views: 1000
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Tuscor Lloyds on the double

August 10 - August 10 - Tuscor Lloyds has transported an oversize industrial washer unit and distillation module from Castilla de Leon, Spain to the Indonesian port of Jakarta.
Views: 885
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Mallory calls on Antonov

August 7 - August 7 - Mallory Alexander International Logistics has used an AN-124 freighter aircraft to transport an urgent consignment of compressed gas containers from the USA to Ukraine.
Views: 1216
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PSP partners with United

August 5 - August 5 - Southampton, UK headquartered PSP Worldwide Logistics and Fort Lauderdale, Florida based United Yacht Transport have formed a new partnership.
Views: 759
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Seattle and Tacoma launch alliance

August 5 - August 5 - The ports of Seattle and Tacoma have formally launched the Northwest Seaport Alliance, which they claim is the first of its kind in North America.
Views: 1147
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Georgia looks inland

August 3 - August 3 - The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA), Murray County, the Governor of Georgia and CSX Transportation have signed an agreement regarding the establishment of the Appalachian Regional Port in Chatsworth, Georgia, USA.
Views: 1258

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