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Date announced for crane and rigging workshop

June 16 - Hundreds of attendees from around the world are expected at the Crane & Rigging Workshop to be held by the Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA), September 22-24 at The Hilton San Diego Bayfront in San Diego, USA.

Workshop sessions will cover such issues as the impact of the European Standard EN13000 on the crane industry worldwide; quality control for rigging gear; the future of cranes; sling inspection simplified; and, what CSA 2010 means to the crane and rigging industry. 

Additionally, workshop registration will include meetings of the SC&RA Crane & Rigging Group's Safety Education & Training Committee, Labour Committee, and Governing Committee; plus an Exhibit centre that features products and services from 66 companies.

Visit the SC&RA website and click on the "Crane & Rigging Workshop" link to review the full programme.

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Fire outbreak at US port

June 5 - A fire broke out aboard Höegh Autoliners’ ro-ro vessel Höegh Xiamen yesterday (June 4) at Blount Island, Jacksonville, USA; there are no injuries to any of the 21 crew members, who have all been evacuated from the vessel.
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Intradco charters AN-225

June 5 - Intradco Global, in collaboration with GTA GSM, charted the Antonov AN-225 freighter aircraft to transport nearly 1,000 cu m of medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE).
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WW Ocean calls in Freeport 

June 5 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Ocean’s (WW Ocean) ro-ro vessel Bess has completed its maiden call at Port Freeport, Texas as part of its service connecting Asia with the Gulf Coast. 
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Lift & Move USA launches website

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