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Trail King expands team in South Dakota

May 31 - Trail King Industries has appointed Jon Duesterhoeft as the director of sales operations, supporting the company’s team at its South Dakota location.
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Schlicht steps up at Milwaukee

May 31 - Adam Schlicht has been appointed as municipal port directorn at Port Milwaukee. He succeeds former port director Paul Vornholt.
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Ports America names Montgomery

May 31 - Ports America Group has appointed Mark Montgomery as president and ceo, replacing Michael Hassing.
Views: 7043
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Scott-Macon expands with Demag

May 30 - USA-based Scott-Macon Equipment has placed an order with Terex for two Demag AC 220-5 all-terrain cranes, in addition to its existing order of an AC 160-5 and oneAC 220.5.
Views: 6563
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SimsHD expands fleet

May 22 - SimsHD has expanded its capabilities with the acquisition of a heavy haulage trailer fleet, including a USD3 million Trail King 24-axle dual lane trailer.
Views: 6920
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Red Hook enters SSBMT partnership

May 22 - The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) has awarded a long-term lease of the South Brooklyn Marine Terminal (SBMT) to Red Hook Terminals and Industry City.
Views: 6297
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Mammoet heats up in Texas

May 17 - Mammoet has completed the demolition and replacement of five heater furnaces in Texas City, USA.
Views: 6307
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Largest US wind power distribution hub opens

May 16 - The recent expansion of its location in Garden City, USA, has given Transportation Partners and Logistics (TP&L) the largest wind power component distribution centre in North America, the company claims.
Views: 6213
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BNSF names Ronning

May 16 - BNSF Logistics has appointed Nancee Ronning as chief commercial officer, effective immediately.
Views: 6198
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Mammoet expands Texas services

May 14 - Mammoet Americas has taken delivery of the first of 11 Liebherr all-terrain cranes, as the company prepares to target the crane rental market in Texas.
Views: 6209
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Long Beach names Dupras

May 11 - The port of Long Beach has appointed Marlene Dupras as the harbour department's director of project controls.
Views: 7436
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ATS inks TOTE partnership

May 10 - ATS International, a division of Anderson Trucking Service (ATS), has entered into a strategic partnership with TOTE Maritime Puerto Rico for the provision of its equipment for shipping non-containerised cargo.
Views: 7388
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TRPA opens breakbulk terminal

May 9 - The Trois-Rivières Port Authority (TRPA) has inaugurated its CAD27.3 million (USD21.1 million) breakbulk terminal in Québec, Canada.
Views: 6365
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Jumbo wins Shell contract

May 9 - Jumbo has been awarded the installation contract for Shell's deepwater Vito development in the Gulf of Mexico.
Views: 6710
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Freeport approves Proposition A

May 9 - Port Freeport's Proposition A, a USD130 million bond package supporting the Freeport Harbor Channel Improvement project, has been approved.
Views: 6188
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Sims opens in Tallahassee

May 8 - Sims Crane & Equipment is now open for business in Tallahassee at a location that will cater for the north Florida market.
Views: 6156
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Caldwell partners with RUD Chain

May 8 - Caldwell Lifting Solutions and the RUD Group have combined their sales and service activities for their lifting and material handling solutions in the USA and Canada.


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SC&RA names Koberg

May 7 - The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) has appointed Kerry Koberg, strategic accounts manager for DICA Outrigger Pads, to serve on the association's Allied Industries Governing Committee.
Views: 5961
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Floating docks arrive in Curaçao

May 4 - Cosco Heavy Transport's semi-submersible vessel Xin Guang Hua has delivered two floating docks to Damen Shiprepair Curaçao (DSCu) in the southern Caribbean.
Views: 5206
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Marmedsa opens in Houston

May 4 - Noatum Maritime Services, through its Marmedsa Oil & Gas division, has opened commercial offices and a warehouse in Houston, USA.
Views: 8152
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Crowley appoints Sullivan

May 2 - David Sullivan has joined Crowley Maritime as vice president, business development and capture management, government services.
Views: 5425
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Poole joins Port Canaveral

May 2 - Michael B. Poole has been appointed as chief financial officer at Florida's Port Canaveral.
Views: 5768
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Shuttlelift delivers for Oldcastle

May 1 - Oldcastle Precast, a USA-based manufacturer of precast concrete, has taken delivery of two Shuttlelift Double Beam series rubber-tyred gantry cranes for its operation in Perris, California.
Views: 5283
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Bryson builds with MOD 50

May 1 - Bryson Crane has utilised a Terex all-terrain crane, equipped with two Modulift spreader beams below-the-hook, in order to lift a 40.8-tonne prefabricated building at a communications tower in Edgewater, Florida.
Views: 5494

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