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Ulferts & Wittrock adds Terex crawler thumbnail image

Ulferts & Wittrock adds Terex crawler

March 28 - March 28 - German lifting and transport specialist Ulferts & Wittrock has taken delivery of the first Terex Superlift 3800 crawler crane.
Views: 800
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Mercator uses WWPC network to deliver

March 28 - March 28 - Mercator Transport, a member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) network, has teamed up with WWPC partners in China and Portugal to deliver a number of heavy project shipments.
Views: 774
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Antwerp recognised for environmental achievements

March 28 - March 28 - For the second year in succession the Port of Antwerp has been awarded the Environmental World Ports Award - during the World Ports and Trade Summit (WPTS) in Abu Dhabi.
Views: 421
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Braemar strengthens worldwide

March 28 - March 28 - Loss adjustor Braemar has made a number of additions to its worldwide team of marine surveyors and consultants, as well as opening two new locations.
Views: 807
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Briggs invests in heavy handling

March 28 - March 28 - UK headquartered Briggs Equipment has supplied a range of material handling equipment to JDR Cables Systems - a provider of high performance subsea cables and umbilical systems.
Views: 296
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SAL Heavy Lift relocates to Hamburg

March 28 - March 28 - German shipping line SAL Heavy Lift has completed the relocation of its head office to HafenCity, Hamburg.
Views: 727
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KR elects new chairman and ceo

March 28 - March 28 - The Korean Register of Shipping (KR) has elected Dr. Chon Young-kee as its new chairman and ceo.
Views: 427
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Cargotec to supply Malaysian cranes

March 28 - March 28 - A leading Malaysian shipbuilding and chartering group has ordered two 100-tonne active heave-compensated (ACH) offshore cranes from Finnish equipment manufacturer Cargotec.
Views: 731
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Cordstrap recognised in the Netherlands

March 27 - March 27 - Cargo securing system specialist Cordstrap has positioned 20th in the top 100 most successful small and medium sized manufacturing companies in the Netherlands - according to a MT Management Team magazine poll.
Views: 801
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Boost skills in Antwerp

March 27 - March 27 - The Certificate of Achievement in Project Cargo Management - a training course designed to fast-track project forwarding management skills - will be held May 13-14, 2013, in conjunction with Breakbulk Europe 2013, Antwerp, Belgium.
Views: 407
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Volga delivers sports gear

March 27 - March 27 - Russian freighter operator Volga-Dnepr Airlines has completed a series of flights delivering sports equipment for the 2012/13 Biathlon World Cup from Holmenkollen, Norway to Khanty-Mansiysk, Russia.
Views: 630
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Imperial drives conservation efforts

March 27 - March 27 - South African headquartered logistics specialist Imperial Logistics Group has stepped in to help with efforts to conserve the Southern Ground Hornbill - an endangered species of bird resident in the country.
Views: 440
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ALE plays key role in i54 project

March 27 - March 27 - UK headquartered heavy lift specialist ALE has completed the transportation and installation of a 250 tonne bridge in South Staffordshire, UK.
Views: 808
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Bahri uses new fleet to boost US services

March 26 - March 26 - The National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri), as a part of its fleet renewal programme, has scrapped its general cargo vessel Saudi Diriyah for a sum of SAR30.3 million (USD8.04 million).
Views: 875
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Maersk links Sweden and South Korea

March 26 - March 26 - Maersk Line has added the South Korean city Busan to one of its routes from the Port of Gothenburg. It is the first direct Maersk Line service connecting Sweden and Busan.
Views: 445
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Georgia Ports sees cargo surge

March 26 - March 26 - Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) saw strong growth in February 2013 with 2.27 million tons (2.08 million tonnes) of freight handled at its gateways - a year-on-year improvement of 6.9 percent over February 2012.
Views: 430
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Times are still tough, says Drewry

March 26 - March 26 - The multipurpose sector faces a difficult couple of years, but its long-term prospects are good, according to Drewry Maritime Research's latest Annual Multipurpose Shipping Market Review and Forecast report.
Views: 766
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Saudia Cargo adds two B747-8Fs

March 26 - March 26 - Saudi Airlines Cargo - the air freight arm of Saudia Airlines - has added its first two B747-8 freighters to its fleet.
Views: 518
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CEE duo delivers Euro-Asia shipment

March 26 - March 26 - Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network member representing Belgium, Heavy Logistics, has delivered a delivery duty unpaid (DDU) shipment of sensitive CNC machinery from Europe to Shanghai, China.
Views: 593
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Saxony ports team-up to grow

March 26 - March 26 - The newly-formed association of Lower Saxony Seaports has described its 10-point programme to improve its members' efficiency and competitiveness.
Views: 455
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Rolldock delivers damaged boat

March 25 - March 25 - Earlier this month, Dutch heavy lift shipping line Rolldock delivered Venezuelan patrol boat Warao to the Arsenal of the Brazilian Navy, Rio de Janeiro.
Views: 740
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Yacht Path files for Chapter 11

March 25 - March 25 - As reported in our last Friday Flyer, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US headquartered Yacht Path, and three associated companies, has voluntarily initiated proceedings under Chapter 11 of the US Bankruptcy Code.
Views: 477
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Sarens uses Terex lift

March 25 - March 25 - Belgian crane services provider Sarens has used a Terex CC 9800 crawler crane at Rostock port to load support columns for offshore wind farm foundations in the Baltic Sea.
Views: 569
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Swire ups Asia-Australia services

March 25 - March 25 - Swire Shipping - the liner shipping division of The China Navigation Co (CNCo) - has upgraded its service coverage between Asia and Darwin, effective immediately.
Views: 542
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Jumbo's Fairpartner shifts heavy loads

March 25 - March 25 - Dutch heavy marine transport specialist Jumbo has shifted a 700 ton (635 tonne) Sandivk shiploader and spare parts from Qidong, China to Richards Bay, South Africa.
Views: 435
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Big container lines merger on ice

March 25 - March 25 - It would appear that the attempt to create the fourth-largest container shipping company by capacity has hit the rocks as Germany's Hapag-Lloyd and Hamburg S
Views: 722
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The Friday Flyer

March 22 - March 22 - As this Friday Flyer is being written, agency wires are humming with news from Cyprus. In Berlin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel is said to have told MPs that she wanted Cyprus to remain within the euro, but that it must realise its business m
Views: 2534
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ABS awards WSS safety approval

March 22 - March 22 - Wilhelmsen Ships Services (WSS) has obtained worldwide approval for its safety services from classification society the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS).
Views: 488
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ABS awards WSS safety approval

March 22 - March 22 - Wilhelmsen Ships Services (WSS) has obtained worldwide approval for its safety services from classification society the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS).
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The Friday Flyer

March 22 - As this Friday Flyer is being written, agency wires are humming with news from Cyprus. In Berlin, German Chancellor Angela Merkel is said to have told MPs that she wanted Cyprus to remain within the euro, but that it must realise its business model is dea
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GAC Egypt: anti-corruption certified

March 22 - March 22 - Gulf Agency Company (Egypt) is the newest GAC Group subsidiary to become a member of the anti-bribery body, TRACE International.
Views: 871
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Kiel Canal set for new lock

March 22 - March 22 - At a parliamentary evening in Berlin - organised by the Port of Hamburg Marketing and attended by Pater Ramsauer, minister of transport for Germany, and 150 high-ranking representatives of politics, business and trade associations - the threat
Views: 687
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Toll names new UK air freight director

March 22 - March 22 - Logistics services provider Toll Global Forwarding has named Paul Chinery as director - air freight for its UK operations.
Views: 778
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Chinese jumbo nears completion

March 22 - March 22 - China's first domestically developed jumbo freighter aircraft is ready to launch into official service, according to reports in the Chinese media.
Views: 510
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PP adds Hungarian member

March 21 - March 21 - Eurogate Logistics has become the newest member of the Project Partners forwarder network, representing Hungary.
Views: 543
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OSRL speeds-up oil response

March 21 - March 21 - Oil Spill Response Limited (OSRL) has launched its new well-capping equipment. The cutting edge technology can be deployed in the event of a subsea well control incident.
Views: 688
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Bigge continues to grow

March 21 - March 21 - California, US headquartered Bigge Crane and Rigging Co has continued to grow the Tower Crane rental arm of its business.
Views: 441
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Cargotec adds to board

March 21 - March 21 - Cargotec Corporation hosted its Annual General Meeting on March 20, 2013 in Helsinki.
Views: 744
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Peters & May updates

March 21 - March 21 - Southampton, UK headquartered boat transportation specialist Peters & May has been named preferred shipping agent for The Christmas Caribbean Rally (CCR) - a new transatlantic rally.
Views: 610
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Boskalis takes final percent

March 21 - March 21 - Last week, HLPFI reported that Dutch dredging and marine contractor Boskalis had secured 99 percent of the share capital in semi-submersible heavy lift specialist, Dockwise (http://tinyurl.com/cktcaxk).
Views: 453
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K

March 21 - March 21 - For a third successive year, Hamburg, Germany based K
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CNCo returns to China with four ship order

March 21 - March 21 - The China Navigation Company Pte Ltd (CNCo), the deep sea shipping arm of the Swire group, has ordered four 22,000 dwt multipurpose vessels from Zhejiang Ouhua Shipbuilding Co Ltd (Ouhua), Zhoushan, China.
Views: 1051
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Crowley boosts Bahamas service

March 20 - March 20 - Florida, USA headquartered Crowley Maritime Corporation will offer ocean freight customers a second-weekly sailing from Port Everglades to Nassau, Bahamas.
Views: 491
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Erickson acquires Evergreen Helicopters

March 20 - March 20 - Oregon, USA based Erickson Air-Crane International is set to acquire Evergreen Helicopters Inc. (EHI) in a deal worth USD250 million.
Views: 1056
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Leadership changes at CT Offshore

March 20 - March 20 - Paw Cortes, ceo of Denmark headquartered offshore cable specialist CT Offshore, will step down from the position effective May 1, 2013.
Views: 370
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WWL earns John Deere recognition

March 20 - March 20 - Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL) has been inducted into the Supplier Hall of Fame as part of the John Deere Achieving Excellence programme.
Views: 469
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Martinair champions CHAMP IT systems

March 20 - March 20 - Martinair Cargo - one third of the Air France - KLM - Martinair Cargo airline group - has adopted the CHAMP Cargosystems Cargospot application suite.
Views: 396
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Transition pieces loaded at Cuxport

March 20 - March 20 - Cuxhaven e.V (HWG) - a group of companies working together to develop the Cuxport gateway, Germany - has handled heavy wind farm components destined for the Meerwind Sud/Ost wind farm.
Views: 911
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Agility moves in project loads to Caspian

March 20 - March 20 - Global logistics provider, Agility has successfully completed the first delivery of equipment for the Caspian Pipeline Consortium, the largest multi-stakeholder organisation operating an investment pipeline project in Russia.
Views: 835
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Chapman teams up with Lufthansa

March 20 - March 20 - Chapman Freeborn Airchartering and Lufthansa Cargo have signed a strategic cooperation agreement, which will see the global aircraft charter specialist, handle Lufthansa Cargo's third-party chartering requirements and allow the German airline t
Views: 516
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Globalink uses coverage to deliver

March 19 - March 19 - Globalink has delivered two over-dimensional transformers from Turkey to North Buzachi, Kazakhstan, in a project crossing three countries and the Caspian Sea.
Views: 531
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Gebr

March 19 - March 19 - Austria headquartered global logistics provider Gebr
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Tolls rising on St. Lawrence Seaway

March 19 - March 19 - Maritime services provider Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) is warning of a three percent increase in St. Lawrence Seaway tolls in Canada for the 2013 shipping season.
Views: 403
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Cargolux connects Dallas/Fort Worth

March 19 - March 19 - Cargolux Airlines International - the Luxembourg headquartered all cargo carrier - will introduce a twice-weekly B747-8 freighter service to Dallas/Fort Worth International airport, USA, effective March 20.
Views: 489
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Dockwise shifts Big Foot platform

March 19 - March 19 - Breda based heavy lift shipping specialist Dockwise has safely transported the Chevron-operated extended tension leg platform (ETLP) hull from Silli-do Island, South Korea, to Corpus Christi, USA.
Views: 843
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Dimerco Malaysia wins TAPA certification

March 19 - March 19 - Dimerco Express (Malaysia) has achieved Class-A Freight Security Requirements Certification, granted by the Transported Asset Protection Association, Asia (TAPA Asia).
Views: 664
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PCN is best for best

March 19 - March 19 - Best Services International Freight of Hong Kong has become the latest company to join the Project Cargo Network (PCN).
Views: 524
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What if the Suez Canal was shut?

March 19 - March 19 - Drewry's latest Container Insight Weekly contains a good article which asks 'What if the Suez Canal was shut?'
Views: 543
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Hat trick for PCN

March 18 - March 18 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) member Base spa, representing Italy, has handled a large project shipment at port Livorno.
Views: 1441
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Asco adds to European team

March 18 - March 18 - International oil and gas logistics firm Asco Group has appointed three new members to its European management team.
Views: 778
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B747-8F serves Hanoi

March 18 - March 18 - Luxembourg all-cargo carrier Cargolux has flown its first B747-8 freighter flight to Noi Bai International airport, Hanoi, Vietnam.
Views: 497
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V. Alexander breaks ice to deliver

March 18 - March 18 - V. Alexander International Logistics - a Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network member for Germany - has successfully delivered a 96-ton (87.1-tonne) reactor and accessories from Germany to Indonesia, via Hamburg port.
Views: 513
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FWPL performs heavy transport at Adani port

March 18 - March 18 - Two oversized cargoes manufactured by Larsen & Toubro (L&T) have been shipped from Adani Port, India to Suriname. It was the heaviest-ever shipment handled at the Adani gateway, according to Indian forwarder Freight Wings Pvt (FWPL).
Views: 844
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Omega shifts Lake Roosevelt ferry

March 18 - March 18 - Specialised heavy rigging and transportation firm Omega Morgan has delivered a ferry from Rainer, Oregon to Crescent Bay, Lake Roosevelt in Washington State.
Views: 434
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Gypsy Moth alert

March 18 - March 18 - Maritime services providers Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) and GAC Group have both issued advice regarding Asian Gypsy Moth (AGM) regulations for vessels arriving at North American ports this summer, as highlighted by the US Department of Agr
Views: 667
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The Friday Flyer - March 15 2013

March 15 - Two appointments under very different conditions this week have made global headlines, though arguably only one is likely to have any impact on the heavy lift and project forwarding industry. In the Vatican, white smoke heralded a new era for the Catholic
Views: 1578
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Pre-tax profits up at Air Partner

March 15 - March 15 - UK headquartered charter broker Air Partner has posted "better than expected" first half performance figures ending January 31, 2013.
Views: 586
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Project cargo surges at Hamilton

March 15 - March 15 - Canada's Port of Hamilton saw cargo tonnages grow by three percent year-on-year during 2012 to 10.3 million tonnes.
Views: 452
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Master contract agreed for US ports

March 14 - March 14 - A deal has been agreed for a new 6-year contract between the United States Maritime Alliance and the International Longshoremen's Association.
Views: 476
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Metro Ports celebrates 90 years

March 14 - March 14 - USA based stevedoring and terminal services provider Metro Ports is celebrating its 90th anniversary.
Views: 586
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GAC widens Indian network

March 14 - March 14 - GAC International Moving has added a sixth office to its Indian network.
Views: 943
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Rickmers-Linie launches new service

March 14 - March 14 - Hamburg, Germany headquartered shipping line Rickmers-Linie has launched a new westbound round-the-world service.
Views: 826
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Steady performance at Boskalis

March 14 - March 14 - Royal Boskalis Westminster reported record revenues of EUR3.1 billion (USD4.02 billion) for financial year 2012 - up 10 percent year-on-year over 2011.
Views: 869
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PCN pair shift project cargoes

March 14 - March 14 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) members Cargofast Logistics do Brasil and 3P Logistics of Poland are in the process of shifting heavy breakbulk pieces to Rio de Janeiro.
Views: 600
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A.R.T. serves Mongolian demand

March 13 - March 13 - A.R.T. Logistics has launched a twice-monthly LTL service connecting Europe and Mongolia.
Views: 560
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PacArctic anticipates Alaskan growth

March 13 - March 13 - PacArctic Logistics will establish a monthly general cargo service between Port of Olympia, Washington, USA and Point MacKenzie, effective April 19.
Views: 1033
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Van der Vlist hosts sustainability day

March 13 - March 13 - Van der Vlist teamed up with a number of logistics companies to hold a sustainability day in three locations around Groot Ammers, Holland.
Views: 378
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Erickson Air-Crane flies in 2012

March 13 - March 13 - Erickson Air-Crane Incorporated has reported strong revenue and profit growth for its financial year 2012, ending December 2012.
Views: 931
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ALE hauls Dutch farmhouse

March 13 - March 13 - Staffordshire, UK headquartered heavy lift transportation specialist ALE has moved a farmhouse in Lent, the Netherlands.
Views: 922
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KR launches mobile app

March 12 - March 12 - Maritime classification society the Korean Register of Shipping (KR) has launched its new mobile app - SMART Fleet.
Views: 536
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Lane joins ISS

March 12 - March 12 - Maritime services provider Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) has appointed Clive Lane as vice president of operations for Europe and North Africa.
Views: 778
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March 12 - March 12 - R
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Fast Forward with Saudia Cargo

March 12 - March 12 - Saudia Airlines Cargo has strengthened its relationship with Fast Forward Cargo in the UAE by increasing frequencies from Dubai to West Africa.
Views: 511
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Etihad board monitors progress

March 12 - March 12 - Members of the board of Etihad Rail visited the western region of Abu Dhabi to observe first-hand the latest progress of the UAE's national railway network.
Views: 541
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SHL awarded Welsh offshore contract

March 12 - March 12 - Seaway Heavy Lifting (SHL) has secured a large contract for the installation of monopiles and transition pieces at one of Europe's largest offshore wind farms in the North Sea.
Views: 832
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Ruslan delivers Norwegian chopper

March 11 - March 11 - Ruslan International has transported a new Sikorsky S-92 helicopter from Stewart International airport, New York, USA to Stavenger in Norway.
Views: 497
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Rolitrans delivers Bangladesh equipment

March 11 - March 11 - Jakarta, Indonesia headquartered forwarder Rolitrans International has delivered an 80MW gas turbine power plant to Bangladesh.
Views: 472
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Martin Bencher opening Sydney office

March 11 - March 11 - Danish shipping and forwarding services provider Martin Bencher Group will open a new office in Sydney, Australia, on April 1, 2013.
Views: 438
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CEA joins PCN

March 11 - March 11 - CEA Projects (Cranes and Equipment Co Ltd) has joined the Project Cargo Network (PCN) representing Thailand.
Views: 698
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Altius loads heavy gear

March 11 - March 11 - Spanish forwarder Altius recently loaded a 585-tonne fractioner measuring 63.6 m x 10.6 m at the port of Ulsan, South Korea.
Views: 843
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Breakbulk China begins tomorrow

March 11 - March 11 - The Shanghai International Exposition Center (Intex) and Sheraton Shanghai Hongqiao Hotel are playing host to one of the most comprehensive cargo and logistics events of its kind, Breakbulk China 2013.
Views: 932
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The Friday Flyer

March 8 - March 8 - The fact that today is International Women's Day casts a spotlight on the growing number of female managers and executives in the global supply chain.
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ABC ups Milan lift

March 8 - March 8 - Russia's AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has increased its number of flights from Moscow Sheremetyevo International airport to Milan to three times-a-week.
Views: 512
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Canadian addition for PCN

March 8 - March 8 - Canaan Shipping has become the newest member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) representing Canada.
Views: 850
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KR opens training facility

March 8 - March 8 - The Korean Register of Shipping (KR) has formally opened a brand new education and training centre dedicated to international shipping and shipbuilding professionals.
Views: 561
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MacGregor secures equipment order

March 7 - March 7 - Helsinki headquartered Cargotec Corporation has received an order for MacGregor ro-ro access equipment for five con-ro vessels in South Korea.
Views: 371
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SCS presses ahead

March 7 - March 7 - Netherlands headquartered SCS Heavy Lifts & Transports has shifted a heavy press frame between Ruhrarea and Ginsheim, Germany.
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Sunseeker hits Dubai with PSP

March 7 - March 7 - Southampton, UK based boat transportation specialist PSP Worldwide Logistics has delivered a 40 m yacht to the Dubai International Boat Show.
Views: 974
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Mutitrade wins Indo-Australia project

March 7 - March 7- Multitrade Spain, in cooperation with Dextra Industries & Transport, will shift a nitrate plant from Indonesia to Australia.
Views: 768
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Jurtransa by the dozen

March 7 - March 7 - Lithuania's Jurtransa worked with partners from Finland and Poland to manage the transportation of 34 modules (produced by CMEC, China) from Klaipeda, Lithuania to two power stations in Novolukoml and Beooozersk in Belorussia.
Views: 860
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MIQ adds Neuburger

March 6 - March 6 - Devin Neuburger has joined MIQ Logistics as logistics manager of its new global service centre in New Orleans, USA.
Views: 525
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Three networks join GLS

March 6 - March 6 - Three forwarder networks have joined Global Logistics Shield's (GLS) Freight Protection Plan.
Views: 404
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ISS acts as agent at DP World London

March 6 - March 6 - Inchcape Shipping Services (ISS) was called on to act as an agent for the arrival of the first giant cranes at DP World London Gateway - the UK's newest container port.
Views: 667
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Orca Projects update

March 6 - March 6 - Germany's Orca Projects - a member of the Project Partners forwarder network - has undertaken a number of heavy project shipments recently.
Views: 503
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MLB joins XLProjects

March 6 - March 6 - Manfred Lauterjung Befrachtung SL (MLB Spain) is the newest member of the XLProjects (XLP) network, representing Spain.
Views: 865
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Babaji lifts and shifts oxidizer stack

March 5 - March 5 - Babaji Shivram Clearing & Carriers has transported a thermal oxidizer and related cargoes from Mundra port, India to the Aishwariya project site in Barmer, Rajasthan.
Views: 699
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Bartlett joins Forth Ports

March 5 - March 5 - Scottish port operator Forth Ports has named Debbie Bartlett as development director for the Port of Tilbury.
Views: 246
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Leadership changes at ABS

March 5 - March 5 - Robert D Somerville will retire as chairman of classification society the American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) on April 30, 2013.
Views: 317
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March 4 - March 4 - Ho
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Rollit handles heavy wind

March 4 - March 4 - Antwerp based Rollit Cargo has handled a 6MW offshore wind turbine for its clients Rhenus/Wirtz Shipping, set for the Belwind North Sea Project.
Views: 770
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Wembley gates set for Chile

March 4 - March 4 - London headquartered forwarder Anglo Pacific has been tasked with an unusual shipment - the famous Wembley Stadium royal tunnel gates to a museum in Chile.
Views: 627
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Air freight shows signs of recovery

March 4 - March 4 - The International Air Cargo Association (IATA) claims that air freight statistics for January 2013 show a stabilisation of air freight markets.
Views: 758
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Lange steps down at K+N

March 4 - March 4 - International freight forwarder Kuehne + Nagel International AG has accepted the request of Reinhard Lange, ceo of the Kuehne + Nagel Group, to release him from his duties because of health reasons, effective May 7, 2013.
Views: 773
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DP World accepts giant cranes

March 4 - March 4 - DP World's London Gateway - the UK's newest deep-sea container port - has seen giant cranes arrive at the port after a two-month voyage from China.
Views: 708
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Allcargo generates Indian result

March 4 - March 4 - Indian project forwarder Allcargo Logistics has shifted a 218-tonne generator from Mumbai port to Bhagad, India, on behalf TATA Projects - the EPC wing of the Indian multinational TATA Group.
Views: 683
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The Friday Flyer - March 1st 2013

March 1 - As this is the first day of March, HLPFI staff would like to wish "Dydd Gwyl Dewi Hapu - Happy St David's Day" to all our Welsh speaking readers.
Views: 1510
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Arctic R&D with ABS

March 1 - March 1 - The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS) will host a number of Arctic workshops, with industry experts sharing views on key research and development issues in the region.
Views: 557
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New PCN member shifts generator sets

March 1 - March 1 - Advantage Worldwide (UK) (AWL) has become the third and final member to join the Project Cargo Network (PCN) representing the United Kingdom.
Views: 780
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Peters & May offers special sailing

March 1 - March 1 - Southampton, UK based boat transportation specialist Peters & May is arranging a special sailing from Freeport, Bahamas to the US Great Lakes, in response to high customer demand.
Views: 319
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Agility names new md South Europe

March 1 - March 1 - Kuwait headquartered global logistics provider, Agility, has appointed Pietro Albarelli as managing director, area South Europe.
Views: 764
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WSM opens new Bergen office

March 1 - March 1 - Wilhelmsen Ship Management (WSM) has opened a new office in Bergen, Norway.
Views: 455
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Volga flies fuselage

March 1 - March 1 - Volga-Dnepr has used one of its AN-124-100 freighters to transport a fuselage section for the new Irkut MS-21 passenger aircraft.
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John Carr new ceo of MIQ

March 1 - March 1 - Kansas headquartered logistics firm MIQ Logistics has promoted John Carr to the position of ceo, effective immediately.
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