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North America News from January 2016

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Grove goes to GMVykon

January 29 - January 29 - Mexico based equipment rental specialist GMVykon has taken delivery of a 400-tonne capacity Grove GMK6400 all-terrain crane, which will be used to support the maintenance of oil and steel production facilities in the country.
Views: 1407
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Mammoet heats up in Caribbean

January 28 - January 28 - Mammoet has begun working on the construction of the Punta Catalina thermal electric power plant on the southwest side of the Dominican Republic.
Views: 1152
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Qatar adds three to network

January 28 - January 28 - Effective Mach 2016, Qatar Airways Cargo will launch three new freighter routes to Budapest, Prague and Ho Chi Minh City.
Views: 1092
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All eyes on Orlando

January 27 - January 27 - Port Tampa Bay has received two huge shipments of heavy equipment from Chile and Peru, which are to be sold at the Ritchie Bros auction in Orlando, Florida from February 15-19.
Views: 978
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Cold call for Kässbohrer

January 26 - January 26 - Reiser Schwertransport has used a Kässbohrer K.SLH 8 trailer to move a 60-tonne transformer frame from Nordhausen to Duisburg port in Germany.
Views: 892
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Faymonville takes another to America

January 25 - January 25 - Faymonville has launched its TeleMAX - a flatdeck semi-trailer extendable to a maximum length of 210 ft (64 m) - for the North American market.
Views: 1187
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NileDutch links USA to Africa

January 22 - January 22 - NileDutch is introducing a new service linking the east coast of the USA with West Africa and Europe.
Views: 1090
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Seaport alliance sees breakbulk slide

January 22 - January 22 - Although the Northwest Seaport Alliance handled more than 3.5 million teu in 2015, a 4 percent year-on-year increase, its breakbulk cargo volumes fell by almost 8 percent.
Views: 1274
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Tradelossa on the double

January 20 - January 20 - Tradelossa has completed the transport of a second boiler within the Mexican Port of Altamira and onto a barge for shipment to the USA.
Views: 889
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New leadership at USA Truck

January 20 - January 20 - Arkansas headquartered USA Truck has appointed John Rogers as president and chief executive officer effective January 14, 2016.
Views: 1182
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Blue Water in Houston pipe flight

January 20 - January 20 - Blue Water Shipping has transported a 26 m long flexible pipe by air from Denmark to the USA for OneSubsea.
Views: 1063
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Index suggests growth, but volatility

January 19 - January 19 - According to the 2016 Agility Emerging Markets Logistics Index, supply chain executives expect an uptick in emerging markets growth in 2016, despite concerns about China and the fluctuating oil price.
Views: 2139
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Coordinadora in Sadara move

January 19 - January 19 - Coordinadora Internacional de Cargas has coordinated the shipment of five heavy units from South Korea to Saudi Arabia for the Sadara project.
Views: 1586
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High five for Aryamasir

January 18 - January 18 - Aryamasir International Transport has coordinated the movement of oversize cargo from southern Iran to an oil and gas site in Uzbekistan by road.
Views: 1240
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Roll-Lift in gantry buy

January 15 - January 15 - Roll-Lift USA has taken delivery of a new SBL900 gantry system from Enerpac.
Views: 1101
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Höegh inks Caribbean deal

January 15 - January 15 - Höegh Autoliners has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Sola family - owners of SC Line and Fast Terminal International - to strengthen ro-ro and breakbulk services between the USA, Caribbean, Mexico, Panama and Venezuela.
Views: 693
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Indiana urged to build fourth port

January 14 - January 14 - Governor Mike Pence has called on the Ports of Indiana to "vigorously explore" building the state's fourth port in southeastern Indiana.
Views: 1304
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UTC sets three-state record

January 13 - January 13 - UTC Overseas executed a record-breaking project shipment, delivering a huge phase-shifting transformer (PST) from China to Utah in the USA. In the process UTC set records for the heaviest over-road permits issued in the states of Utah, Arizon
Views: 1635
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Quality Freight unloads success

January 12 - Janaury 12 - Quality Freight UK has overseen the movement of two massive Vigan ship unloader units from Tilbury Power Station to Canada Dock in Liverpool.
Views: 1006
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Braid turns up the heat

January 12 - January 12 - Braid Projects has transported 18 heat recovery steam generators (HRSG) from South Korea to the USA.
Views: 1457
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Super six for WLC

January 11 - January 11 - World Logistics Consulting (WLC) has coordinated the delivery of six fuel cell energy modules from Danbury, Connecticut to South Korea.
Views: 1429
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Hapag chief to lead Canaveral

January 11 - January 11 - Canaveral Port Authority commissioners have selected current president and ceo of Hapag-Lloyd USA, Captain John W. Murray, to serve as the next ceo of Port Canaveral.
Views: 639
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Polar settles in USA

January 8 - January 8 - Polar Air Cargo has confirmed that along with Polar Air Cargo Worldwide and Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings it has entered into a settlement agreement in an antitrust class action lawsuit in the USA.
Views: 803
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Drewry: Container lines brace for losses in 2016

January 8 - January 8 - The container shipping industry should brace for losses in 2016, according to the latest Container Forecaster report released by global shipping consultancy Drewry, which will have a negative knock-on effect on the heavy lift and multipurpose
Views: 2074
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LV lugs long load

January 7 - January 7 - LV Shipping has coordinated the transport of one of the world's longest wind turbine blades from the USA to the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult's test facility in Blyth, UK.
Views: 979
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Hansa breaks the ice

January 7 - January 7 - Hansa Heavy Lift (HHL) recently completed two safe voyages along the western boundary of the Northern Sea Route (NSR) to deliver a 365-tonne heat exchanger from Fairless Hills, USA, and power generation equipment from Italy to Sabetta, Russia.
Views: 1427
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Orion ships crane duo

January 6 - January 6 - Orion Specialized Logistics Management (SLM) has shipped two cranes from Tampico in Mexico to Kingston, Jamaica.
Views: 1271
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Red Arrow reels forward

January 6 - January 6 - Red Arrow Logistics has coordinated the transport of seven oversize steel reels from Hartselle, Alabama to Richmond, California.
Views: 1204
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POGL rolls into Texas

January 5 - January 5 - Pacific Ocean Group Ltd (POGL) is continuing to deliver oversize cargo to Formosa Plastic Corporation's new manufacturing facility in Point Comfort, Texas.
Views: 1145
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ACS offices flying high

January 4 - January 4 - Air Charter Service's (ACS) offices in Dubai, UAE and Los Angeles, USA are set to achieve record 2015 financial years.
Views: 945

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