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North America News from February 2018

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Biesterfeld up at C.H. Robinson

February 28 - Third-party logistics (3PL) provider C.H. Robinson has appointed Robert Biesterfeld's as its chief operating officer.
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NWSA cranes arrive in Tacoma

February 27 - Four container cranes have arrived at the US port of Tacoma on board ZPMC's heavy lift vessel Zhen Hua 28.
Views: 1895
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Nola names Langenstein

February 23 - The port of New Orleans (Port Nola) has appointed William H. Langenstein III to the board of commissioners.
Views: 2343
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KOG expands in Chicago

February 22 - The Swiss project logistics specialist, KOG Worldwide - part of the Rhenus Group - has opened a branch in Chicago, USA under the management of its subsidiary company, KOG Transport.
Views: 2360
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Esmeralda gets a lift on semi-sub

February 19 - O&S Shipping has transported a 120-tonne yacht from Malta's Valletta harbour to the USA onboard DYT Yacht Transport's semi-submersible vessel Super Servant 4.
Views: 2233
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Dogotch steps down at Tadano

February 15 - Ron Dogotch, senior vice president at Tadano, has announced his retirement from the company.
Views: 1867
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Indiana shipments on the up

February 15 - The Ports of Indiana handled 1.8 million tons (1.6 million tonnes) of cargo in 2017, a five percent increase over 2016.
Views: 1654
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Outdoor storage opens at Jaxport's FTZ

February 14 - North Florida Warehouse FTZ, a division of JZ Expedited Companies, has opened the port of Jacksonville's (Jaxport) Foreign Trade Zone No. 64's first outdoor storage facility.
Views: 1436
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AAPA pleased with Trump's infrastructure plan

February 14 - President Donald Trump has called on Congress to pass his long-awaited national infrastructure rebuilding plan, which proposes allocating USD200 billion for direct federal spending for US infrastructure over the next ten years.
Views: 2337
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Cropac orders with Terex

February 13 - Terex Cranes distributor, Cropac Equipment, has placed an order for four Demag all-terrain cranes.
Views: 1439
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Coalition of carriers launch joint services

February 9 - MSC Mediterranean Shipping Company, Ocean Network Express (ONE), Hyundai Merchant Marine (HMM) and Hapag-Lloyd have entered a vessel sharing agreement that will see the carriers launch joint services.
Views: 1557
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HLI railcar on track

February 9 - HLI Rail & Rigging's 20-axle Schnabel railcar, which is currently under construction, will be available to carry cargo in June 2018.
Views: 1261
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Oxbo on track with Amtrak transport

February 8 - Oxbo Mega Transport Solutions won the contract for the transport of the Amtrak Cascades passenger train that derailed on December 18, 2017 in Washington, USA.
Views: 1501
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Curtis named at BNSF

February 7 - Third-party logistics service provider BNSF Logistics has appointed Dan Curtis as president, effective immediately.
Views: 1599
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ACS expands US presence

February 2 - Air Charter Service (ACS) has opened an office in Manhattan, its second operation in New York and sixth in North America.
Views: 1445

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