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DHL expands cargo insurance service

April 28 - April 28 - DHL Global Forwarding has expanded its 'all-risks' Cargo Insurance service to Ghana, Kenya, Morocco and Mozambique bringing the number of countries now covered to 74.
Views: 1059
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Peters & May's Maiden transport

April 28 - April 28 - The Peters & May Group has transported Whitbread Farr 58 ft (17.7 m) yacht, Maiden, from Port Victoria, Seychelles to Southampton, UK on board RollDock Sky.
Views: 1321
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CEE and PCN meet in Amsterdam

April 27 - April 27 - The Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) and Priority Cargo Network (PCN) jointly held their membership conferences at the Renaissance Amsterdam Hotel, the Netherlands, during April 23-24, 2017.
Views: 1667
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CLA adds to executive team

April 27 - April 27 - CargoLogicAir (CLA) has appointed David Bowden and John Nicholas as chief financial officer (cfo) and technical director, respectively.
Views: 1473
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Unishipping raises bar with Heineken project

April 27 - April 27 - Earlier this year, Unishipping International relocated six brewery tanks from Athenian Brewery SA, a Heineken factory located in Athens, Greece to a Zagorka brewery in Stara Zagora, Bulgaria.
Views: 1094
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OL obtains Orion

April 27 - April 27 - OL International has acquired Orion Marine - a project steamship agent specialising in delivering project, oversized and hazardous cargo.
Views: 913
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Mammoet lights up Saint Louis

April 27 - April 27 - Mammoet has transported and installed engines and generators for the Saint Louis power station in the capital of Mauritius, Port Louis, on behalf of BWSC, a turnkey developer and operator of power plants.
Views: 910
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Services increase at Venice

April 26 - April 26 - The Port of Venice has announced two new maritime services departing from the port, in cooperation with Neptune Lines and the Ocean Alliance.
Views: 1373
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Technip chosen for Liza

April 26 - April 26 - Technip has been awarded a contract by an affiliate of ExxonMobil Corporation for the engineering, manufacture and delivery of the subsea equipment for the proposed Liza deep water project in Guyana.
Views: 964
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THLG adds two to board

April 26 - April 26 - The Heavy Lift Group has appointed Iris Müllejans of Rolf Riedl GmbH (Germany) and Elisabeth Cosmatos from Cosmatos Group (Greece) to its board.
Views: 2261
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ABA meets in Antwerp

April 25 - April 25 - The Atlas Breakbulk Alliance (ABA) has held its first conference in Antwerp, Belgium.
Views: 979
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Herfurth takes two

April 25 - April 25 - Herfurth Logistics, part of the Herfurth Group, has acquired the Netherlands-based companies M-Star Freight Services and Falconex.
Views: 1342
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Aqualis floats to Bahrain

April 25 - April 25 - Aqualis Offshore has been contracted by South Korean Oceanus to provide floatover services for an LNG regasification platform topside offshore Bahrain.
Views: 1089
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Three Lines Shipping seeks investor

April 24 - April 24 - Three Lines Shipping (TLS), a UAE-based transportation and logistics company, has confirmed reports that it is looking for an investor to help boost its regional expansion and grow its brand.
Views: 1759
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Rapid Response slides rotors

April 24 - April 24 - Rapid Response Solutions (RRS) has moved six 55-tonne rotors from Goole to Barnsley in the UK.
Views: 944
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China Merchants completes Sinotrans merger

April 24 - April 24 - China Merchants Group, the state-owned conglomerate completed a strategic reorganisation, which results in and Sinotrans & CSC becoming a wholly-owned subsidiary of the former.
Views: 1550
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G2 Ocean to go live

April 24 - April 24 - The joint venture between Gearbulk and Grieg Star - G2 Ocean - will begin operations on May 1, 2017.
Views: 2110
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GPLN holds its 14th AGM

April 24 - April 24 - The Global Project Logistics Network (GPLN) has concluded its 14th annual general meeting, with over 180 delegates attending the event at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Dubai.
Views: 1356
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ABP set to deliver for Hinkley Point C

April 21 - April 21 - The five ports within the ABP South Wales group claim they are well placed to deliver logistics solutions for project cargoes destined for the Hinkley Point C Nuclear Project, which is due to be constructed over the next ten years.
Views: 1091
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Strong start for NWSA

April 21 - April 21 - The Northwest Seaport Alliance (NWSA) reported strong container volumes for March 2017, but breakbulk cargo traffic was down.
Views: 598
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Port Manatee extends Veracruz link

April 21 - April 21 - Port Manatee has extended its agreement with World Direct Shipping to maintain its weekly service between the Florida Gulf Coast port and the Mexican state of Veracruz, for up to five more years.
Views: 1012
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Eastland joins Seko Logistics

April 20 - April 20 - John Eastland has been appointed president of Seko Logistics' aerospace and aviation division.
Views: 1695
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Simões heads up Sindipesa

April 20 - April 20 - Julio Eduardo Simões has been appointed as president of the National Association of Heavy Goods and Exceptional Cargo and Transport Companies (Sindipesa) In Brazil.
Views: 1550
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Big move for Capewest

April 20 - April 20 - Capewest Logistics has celebrated the first anniversary of its Ivory Coast office with its biggest project cargo operation to date.
Views: 1289
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ALE puts on the skids

April 20 - April 20 - ALE has designed and built a new self-propelled skid system, the SS800, with 800 tonne capacity skid shoes.
Views: 1551
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PCN demos eLearning platform

April 20 - April 20 - Project Cargo Network (PCN) has issued a video demonstration and started taking pre-orders for its eLearning platform, which is set to be launched on June 1, 2017.
Views: 1269
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Carpenters joins Jakarta

April 20 - April 20 - Malaysian shipping group, Carpenters Shipping, has started directs calls at the Port of Jakarta on its New Guinea Shuttle Service (NSS).
Views: 1230
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Moore Stephens flags shipping pool pitfalls

April 20 - April 20 - International accountant and shipping adviser Moore Stephens issued a warning to ship owners and operators to check carefully the financial, tax and jurisdictional implications of participating in shipping pool arrangements.
Views: 1682
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Engine handling gains a Gold Star

April 19 - April 19 - Gold Star Consulting has transported the main engines and generators for an ARC-130 icebreaker under construction at Vyborg Shipyard in Russia.
Views: 1218
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Locar lifts with Liebherr

April 19 - April 19 - Crane, heavy haulage and aerial platform contractor Locar Guindastes e Transportes Intermodais, has added four Liebherr LTM 1250-5.1 mobile cranes to its fleet.
Views: 1477
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Airbus giant hits the road

April 19 - April 19 - The first large sections of Airbus' next generation new transport aircraft, the BelugaXL, have arrived at the aircraft Final Assembly facility (L34) in Toulouse, France.
Views: 884
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Siemens set for Dubai global logistics

April 19 - April 19 - Siemens, one of the largest manufacturing and electronic companies in the world, will set up its global logistics headquarters, including its portfolio for airports, cargo infrastructure and ports, in Dubai.
Views: 1590
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Grimaldi goes down Mexico way

April 19 - April 19 - The Grimaldi Group has launched a direct service to Mexico, dedicated to the transport of cars, rolling freight and project cargo
Views: 964
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GSL gains Demag

April 19 - April 19 - Mexico-based crane and logistics company Gruas y Soluciones Logisticas (GSL) has added a Demag AC 220-5 all terrain crane to its fleet.
Views: 1255
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Liburnia loads in three

April 19 - April 19 - Liburnia Maritime Agency has transported 42 modules, weighing up to 28 tonnes each, on board Rickmers Dalian to Hamad Port, Qatar.
Views: 1462
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Ex-Im Bank to get full functionality?

April 18 - April 18 - In the USA, many have welcomed President Trump's announcement last Friday naming former Congressmen Scott Garrett and Spencer Bachus as nominees to the Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) board of directors.
Views: 1398
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Hansa transports to Indonesia

April 18 - April 18 - Hansa Heavy Lift has transported 24 reels as well as subsea equipment on board HHL Richards Bay for the Jangkrik Complex Project, an offshore gas field off the coast of Indonesia.
Views: 1574
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Fleet Line transports dismantled rig

April 18 - April 18 - Dubai-based logistics provider Fleet Line Shipping has transported a dismantled rig from the UAE to a project site in Uzbekistan.
Views: 1151
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Senior lifts at Crane Worldwide

April 18 - April 18 - Crane Worldwide Logistics has appointed six vice presidents (vp), which it claims demonstrates an increased focus on services and tailored supply chain solutions.
Views: 1637
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Cordero called in at Long Beach

April 18 - April 18 - The Port of Long Beach, USA, has appointed Mario Cordero as the port's executive director.
Views: 1312
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Granite starts rail construction at Everett

April 18 - April 18 - Granite Construction has started work on a 3,300 ft (1,005.8 m) double rail siding near the south terminal of the Port of Everett, USA.
Views: 1009
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Blades on rail

April 18 - April 18 - The Port of Longview has discharged wind turbine blades measuring 177 ft (54 m) in length for wind turbine manufacturer Vestas, which the port claims are the longest blades to be discharged at the US port since 2003 when it began handling wind
Views: 925
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ABS braves it in Houston

April 18 - April 18 - The American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), a provider of classification and technical services to the marine and offshore industries, has broken ground on the development of its global headquarters, CityPlace 2, in Houston, USA.
Views: 1005
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Dan-Czech transports ring

April 17 - April 17 - Dan-Czech Special Transport has transported a 153-ton (138.8-tonne), 8.3 m wide ring from Ostrava, Vítkovice, to the river port of Melník, in the Czech Republic.
Views: 1015
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Ripken winkles into J.Müller

April 17 - April 17 - Jens Ripken has been appointed to the management of port terminals operator, J. Müller Weser in Bremen, Germany.
Views: 1363
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Mammoet offers better trailer stability calculator

April 17 - April 17 - Mammoet has revealed Dynamic Stability, a new method for calculating the dynamic stability of hydraulic trailers, which provides clients with a detailed assessment of the safety level of their project before it commences.
Views: 908
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Universal Transport contains the gas

April 17 - April 17 - Universal Transport has transported a gas container for a liquefied natural gas (LNG) filling station, from Decin, the Czech Republic to Mosjøen in Norway.
Views: 1425
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Indiana opens season with a Briese

April 14 - April 14 - The first ocean vessel of the year arrived at the Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor - the 413 ft (125.8 m) heavy lift vessel BBC Mont Blanc marking the official opening of the international shipping season.
Views: 1524
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Emirates' sees a flying boat

April 14 - April 14 - Emirates SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, has transported the New Zealand Aotearoa - Emirates Team New Zealand's race boat - from Auckland to Bermuda for the Louis Vuitton America's Cup sailing competition which will begin in late Ma
Views: 846
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Rotterdam ramps up cargo volumes

April 14 - April 14 - Cargo throughput at the Port of Rotterdam increased by 2 percent in the first quarter of 2017, in comparison to the same period last year, reaching 119.3 million tonnes.
Views: 769
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Delta Maritime delivers in Greece

April 13 - April 13 - Delta Maritime has delivered oversized cargo in north Greece for the Ptolemais V Lignite station.
Views: 780
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Survey says box lines “poor to average”

April 13 - April 13 - The service provided by container shipping lines is rated as poor to average and has deteriorated in the past year, according to a survey of exporters, importers and freight forwarders conducted jointly by Drewry and the European Shippers' Coun
Views: 1326
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Cost of claims rising says insurance body

April 13 - April 13 - According to statistics released by the International Union of Marine Insurance (IUMI), average costs of global marine insurance claims are increasing on the back of increased risk onboard cargo vessels and in ports.
Views: 783
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Ravestein develops new movable ro-ro berth

April 13 - April 13 - The Netherlands-headquartered shipyard and construction company Ravestein built a linkspan at its yard in Deest, the Netherlands, which will be used at the Albert II dock in Zeebrugge, Belgium.
Views: 747
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Liebherr expands in Buenos Aires

April 12 - April 12 - Liebherr-Argentina, a subsidiary of Liebherr, has opened a 314 sq m office in Buenos Aires, expanding the group's activities in Argentina and Uruguay, primarily in the areas of mining, mobile cranes, and port and harbour cranes.
Views: 1591
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Dozen Demags for Integrated Logistics

April 12 - April 12 - Integrated Logistics Company has signed an order for 12 Demag cranes, comprising of two AC 130-5, four AC 160-5, and six AC 300-6 all terrain cranes.
Views: 1185
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Sarens skids the steel bridge

April 12 - April 12 - Sarens has transported and installed a 530-tonne, 74 m long steel bridge into its final position in Germany.
Views: 1441
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GPA marches to a new record

April 12 - April 12 - The Georgia Ports Authority (GPA) reported a 9.8 percent increase in total tonnage across all of its terminals in March, 2017, moving 2.89 million tons (2.62 million tonnes), marking the busiest March in the authority's history.
Views: 997
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ALE leads JV for Yamal project

April 12 - April 12 - ALE is leading a joint venture company with Iemants, a steel construction company, and ICO, a terminal operator for ro-ro cargo, to manage the Yamal LNG project's modular intermediate storage yard (MISY) in Belgium.
Views: 1057
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Aqualis opens in Taiwan

April 11 - April 11 - Aqualis Offshore, part of Aqualis ASA, has opened an office in Taiwan to support local offshore wind and oil and gas developments.
Views: 1283
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An Ace loading in Mumbai

April 11 - April 11 - Ace Trading & Logistics, an India-based freight and project cargo forwarding company, has loaded a yacht on board Bahri's ro-ro vessel, Bahri Jazan, at Mumbai Port, India from where it was shipped to Savannah, USA.
Views: 1542
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ABC adds Taipei

April 11 - April 11 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has launched its 12th destination in the Asia Pacific region with a twice-weekly Boeing 747 freighter service to Taipei, Taiwan.
Views: 1536
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From Stansted to Seoul

April 11 - April 11 - Antonov Airlines has transported three compressors, on behalf of its customer Kuehne + Nagel in Norway, on one of its seven AN-124-100s, from its UK base at London Stansted Airport to Incheon International Airport, Seoul, South Korea.
Views: 1499
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SOL is sailing with seven

April 11 - April 11 - Swedish Orient Line (SOL) has increased the capacity and sailing frequency of its Gothenburg, Sweden - Zeebrugge, Belgium service due to the high growth and demand of cargo on this route.
Views: 1021
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Mammoet moves MCHE

April 10 - April 10 - Mammoet has completed the transportation and installation of a main cryogenic heat exchanger (MCHE) at a liquefaction project in southwest Louisiana, USA.
Views: 1529
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MPs and TPs set SAL for Walney

April 10 - April 10 - SAL Heavy Lift is transporting 87 monopiles (MP) from Rostock, Germany to Belfast, Northern Ireland for the Walney Offshore Windfarm, located off the north west coast of England.
Views: 1249
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Ryan in as ABC vice president

April 10 - April 10 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has promoted Vince Ryan to the post of vice president, North and South America.
Views: 1427
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Dube sees biggest airfreight cargo

April 10 - April 10 - Dube Cargo Terminal at South Africa's King Shaka International Airport has witnessed the second landing of an Antonov AN-124 bringing in 80 tonnes of highly specialised spools, which form part of the main furnace at a local oil refinery.
Views: 1705
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Excellence awarded at ESTA

April 7 - April 7 - The ESTA Awards of Excellence 2017 had another successful year honouring and recognising members at the Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Views: 1306
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Weak year for Grieg shipping arm

April 7 - April 7 - In 2016, Grieg Star recorded a loss of NOK64 million (USD7.4 million), against a net deficit of NOK476 million (USD55.3 million) in 2015, says its parent company, Grieg Group.
Views: 1113
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WaterFront expands

April 7 - April 7 - Global ship agency WaterFront Maritime Services (WaterFront) has expanded by adding five new network partners across North and South America as well as the UK, in a move that provide it with a further 57 offices and access to more than 400 staff
Views: 1808
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Gdansk outlines expansion plans

April 6 - April 6 - Poland's Port of Gdansk Authority has outlined a plan to expand the country's largest seaport.
Views: 731
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Vancouver breaks tonnage record

April 6 - April 6 - The Port of Vancouver USA handled more than 7.49 million tonnes of cargo during 2016 - eight percent more than the port's 2015 record of 6.95 million tonnes.
Views: 839
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Altius gets tunnel visions

April 6 - April 6 - Altius has completed the delivery of tunnel walkways from Spain to Bolivia for two airport expansion projects.
Views: 1459
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ALE repositions Talara cargoes

April 6 - April 6 - ALE was called upon to repositiion two pieces of refinery equipment inside the hold of BigLift Shipping's Happy Buccaneer heavy lift vessel at the Port of Avilés, Spain to allow other heavy cargoes to be accommodated
Views: 1594
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Cernak chosen as AAPA chairman

April 6 - April 6 - The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA) has elected Steve Cernak, chief executive and port director for Florida's Port Everglades, to serve as the association's chairman of the board for 2017-2018 which begins in October.
Views: 545
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Steimler selected at NYK

April 6 - April 6 - NYK Group has appointed Svein Steimler as president and chief executive officer (ceo) of NYK Group Europe, succeeding Takuji Nakai.
Views: 1475
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FLS moves in Myanmar

April 6 - April 6 - FLS Projects has completed the discharging operations for ten heat recovery steam generator (HRSG) modules, shipped from South Korea and Vietnam to a 250 MW combined cycle project in Myingyan, Myanmar.
Views: 1601
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Spliethoff off to Veracruz

April 6 - April 6 - Following the end of Nordana/Weco's 60 year-old service from the Mediterranean to the Americas, shipping line Spliethoff has revealed that it is extending its Medliner service to include a direct call at Veracruz in Mexico.
Views: 1806
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Silk Way West adds fifth B747-8F

April 6 - April 6 - Boeing has delivered a fifth B747-8 Freighter to Silk Way West Airlines, completing the airline's fleet modernisation programme.
Views: 1135
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Zeaborn completes Rickmers-Linie takeover

April 6 - April 6 - Rickmers-Line GmbH, a company within the Bremen-based Zeaborn Group, has completed the takeover of the business operations of Rickmers-Linie and MCC Marine as well as NPC Projects, which was originally announced on February 9 and received cleara
Views: 1957
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Roehl rises at TGP

April 5 - April 5 - Joerg Roehl has joined the Trans Global Projects Group (TGP) as chief executive officer (ceo) for Natco Switzerland, with the overall responsibility for Europe effective from April 1, 2017.
Views: 1306
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Mammoet expands in Peace

April 5 - April 5 - Mammoet Canada has opened a branch operation in Grande Prairie, in the Peace River Country.
Views: 1535
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SCPA appoints Van Ostran

April 5 - April 5 - The South Carolina Ports Authority (SCPA) has appointed Stan Van Ostran as senior vice president of finance and administration/chief financial officer (cfo), following the retirement of Peter Hughes, effective at the end of the 2017 fiscal year.
Views: 1113
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Finnlines adds to the Breeze

April 5 - April 5 - Starting from September 2017, Finnlines will lengthen four of its Breeze series vessels, increasing vessel capacity by around 1,000 lane metres.
Views: 1372
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TII India remains on course

April 5 - April 5 - TII India, a subsidiary of the TII Group, has delivered the first three TIIGER Extender semi-trailers to Darshan Roadlines Pvt Ltd (DRPL), in the Indian city of Bawal.
Views: 1507
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VGM nine months on

April 5 - April 5 - Nine months on since the implementation of the SOLAS amendment requiring the verified gross mass of packed containers (VGM) to be obtained and communicated prior to loading on board a ship at the point of export, anecdotes abound - and do not im
Views: 1250
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Wilhelmsen and Wallenius complete merger

April 4 - April 4 - The boards of Wilh. Wilhelmsen and Wilh. Wilhelmsen Holding have received all the necessary approvals to complete the merger between Wilh. Wilhelmsen and Wallenius Lines, including the jointly owned entities Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics, EUKOR
Views: 1280
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Double Boeings for ABC

April 4 - April 4 -BOC Aviation Limited, an aircraft lessor, has purchased two Boeing 747-8 freighters, committing both on long-term leases to AirBridgeCargo (ABC) Airlines.
Views: 1296
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AN-132D completes maiden flight

April 4 - April 4 - Antonov's AN-132D multipurpose turboprop aircraft has completed its maiden flight from the company's airfield in Kiev, Ukraine.
Views: 1245
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Bolloré on the energy double

April 4 - April 4 - Bolloré Logistics teams in Uganda and Kenya have transported out-of-gauge cargo and construction equipment for two energy projects in Uganda.
Views: 969
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Seko's solar move

April 4 - April 4 - Seko Logistics has delivered two transformers, weighing 92 tons (83.46 tonnes) each, to Dubai Electricity & Water Authority's (DEWA) Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park in Dubai.
Views: 1302
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European hauliers form alliance

April 4 - April 4 - Five established haulage companies from across Europe have joined together to offer a bespoke transport and logistics service specifically tailored to the aerospace, astrospace and research laboratory industries.
Views: 799
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GAC Malaysia wins COSL business

April 4 - April 4 - China Oilfield Services Limited (COSL) has appointed GAC Malaysia to provide a range of on and offshore support services in Malaysia, as well as to render support as required further afield in South East Asia and worldwide.
Views: 1258
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Collett skids to Immingham

April 4 - April 4 - Collett has transported three skid units, weighing 47 tonnes, 19 tonnes and 16 tonnes, from Rotherham to the Port of Immingham, UK.
Views: 952
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Meritor launches heavy haulage axle

April 3 - April 3 - In the USA, Troy, Michigan-based axle giant, Meritor has launched its new P600 Series Tridem heavy haulage planetary axle.
Views: 1315
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LNG tanks ready at Jaxport

April 3 - April 3 - The Jacksonville Port Authority (Jaxport) has seen the arrival and installation of two 260-tonne cryogenic liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage tanks onto their foundations at Crowley Maritime Corporation's new shoreside fuelling facility on Tall
Views: 1289
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Armitt handles ship unloaders

April 3 - April 3 - In the UK, the Armitt Group has successfully managed the removal of two 1,050-tonne ship unloaders from the former Tilbury power station located on the River Thames, east of London.
Views: 1615
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Breakbulk Europe off to Bremen

April 3 - April 3 - With just less than a month to go before the start of the Breakbulk Europe event in Antwerp, Bremenports has announced that the city of Bremen will be hosting the event in 2018.
Views: 827
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Antwerp adds reps

April 3 - April 3 - Malini Dutt, Robert Feng and Martin Hubenak have been appointed to represent the Port of Antwerp in India, China and Eastern Europe respectively.
Views: 1710
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Blue Water Shipping beats the tide

April 3 - April 3 - Blue Water Shipping says a tight tidal window presented a major challenge during the recent loading of heavy pontoons and columns onto a semi-submersible ship.
Views: 1312

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