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North America News from December 2017

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Metruck joins Port of Seattle

December 29 - December 29 - The Port of Seattle, USA, has appointed retired US Coast Guard (USCG) rear admiral, Stephen P. Metruck, as its executive director.
Views: 1736
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PCN members on the move

December 28 - December 28 - Fortune International Transport, a member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN), has coordinated a shipment with fellow PCN members, C.H. Robinson Project Logistics and Cuchi Shipping.
Views: 7648
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Mammoet lights up Seattle

December 21 - December 21 - Mammoet has lifted and installed three transformers for Seattle City Light's Denny electrical substation under construction in the USA.
Views: 1097
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Talbert introduces spread-axle trailer

December 19 - December 19 - USA-based Talbert Manufacturing has introduced the 60/65SA spread-axle trailer, designed to accommodate both tri-axle and tandem-axle jeeps.
Views: 1538
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LaRue to step down at Corpus Christi

December 18 - December 18 - The Port of Corpus Christi's executive director, John LaRue, will step down from his duties on January 1, 2018 and officially retire from the port in June 2019.
Views: 1433
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Treasure arrives at Yokosuka

December 15 - December 15 - The guided-missile destroyer USS John S. McCain has arrived at the US Navy's Fleet Activities Yokosuka dockyard in Japan onboard the Dockwise heavy lift vessel Treasure.
Views: 1168
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Ziegler appointed at GAC

December 15 - December 15 - Patrik Ziegler has been appointed managing director of GAC North America - logistics (GNAL).
Views: 1431
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Amrus transports trucks to Russia

December 15 - December 15 - Amrus Logistics has transported eight Komatsu 730 E dump trucks from Houston, USA to Magadan, Russia.
Views: 1301
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APL launches NAS

December 13 - December 13 - APL has launched the North Atlantic Service (NAS), connecting major north European markets and the US East Coast.
Views: 1154
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Strogen named at Vancouver

December 13 - December 13 - The Port of Vancouver USA has appointed Alex Strogen as chief commercial officer.
Views: 1361
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FOX Brasil gets tunnel vision

December 12 - December 12 - FOX Brasil is transporting equipment and machinery from Brazil to the project site of the Parallel Thimble Shoal Tunnel project (PTST) at the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel in Virginia, USA.
Views: 1143
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Logistec inks TRPA deal

December 8 - December 8 - Logistec Stevedoring has entered into an agreement with the Trois-Rivières Port Authority (TRPA) in Québec, Canada, for the leasing and operation of its general cargo terminal.
Views: 1805
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MACS parent acquires Hugo Stinnes

December 8 - December 8 - Vineta, the holding company of Hamburg-based multipurpose shipping line MACS, has acquired 100 percent of the shares of Rostock-based Hugo Stinnes Schiffahrt.
Views: 2166
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Keen Transport sold

December 7 - December 7 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics ASA (WWL ASA) has signed an agreement to acquire 100 percent of the shares in USA-based Keen Transport.
Views: 1927
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Crowley commits to Taíno

December 7 - December 7 - Crowley Maritime and VT Halter Marine have launched Crowley's second Commitment Class ship, Taíno, one of the world's first combination container/ro-ro (con-ro) vessels powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG).
Views: 1210
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Tug trio sails with Hansa

December 4 - December 4 - Hansa Heavy Lift (HHL) has transported three tugs from Singapore to Russia onboard its heavy lift vessel HHL New York.
Views: 2068
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Corbett named at Sims Crane

December 1 - December 1 - Crane and equipment provider, Sims Crane, has appointed Craig Corbett as a sales representative in Orlando, USA.
Views: 1476

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