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LHG on track for locomotive project

July 31 - July 31 - Lübecker Hafen-Gesellschaft (LHG) has handled five Siemens' locomotives bound for Finland, at its Seelandkai terminal in Lübeck, Germany.
Views: 851
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ALE adds second Mega Jack

July 31 - July 31 - ALE has started construction of a second Mega Jack 800, an 800-tonne capacity jacking system that was first launched in 2014 as part of ALE's Innovation Series.
Views: 401
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Mitchell named at Crane Worldwide

July 31 - July 31 - Crane Worldwide Logistics has appointed Chris Mitchell as vice president, global specialized solutions.
Views: 1324
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Mammoet moves for Hywind

July 31 - July 31 - Mammoet has assembled the first five test turbines for Statoil's Hywind Scotland Pilot Park, at the NorSea Group's Stordbase yard in Norway.
Views: 965
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CES claims heavy-duty reachstacker first

July 31 - July 31 - During an event at its factory near Verona, Italy, Containerhandling Equipment & Solutions (CES) presented its new heavy-duty reachstacker, the VRS-K, which boasts a lifting capacity of 150 tonnes.
Views: 1269
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Schutte promoted at Crane Worldwide

July 28 - July 28 - George Schutte has been promoted to vice president, global energy solutions, at Houston-headquartered Crane Worldwide Logistics.
Views: 646
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Long Beach appoints to board

July 28 - July 28 - The Port of Long Beach has appointed Lou Anne Bynum as president and Tracy Egoscue as vice president of the board of harbor commissioners, while Lori Ann Guzmán has been named secretary of the board.
Views: 945
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Particle hunter reaches final destination

July 28 - July 28 - ICARUS, the world's largest liquid argon particle hunter, has arrived at the US Department of Energy's Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory (Fermilab) in Batavia, Illinois.
Views: 1920
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Subsea 7 sees market improvement

July 27 - July 27 - Subsea 7's renewables and heavy lifting business unit saw increased offshore activity in the second quarter of 2017, following its acquisition of Seaway Heavy Lifting.
Views: 1008
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Container profitability on the horizon

July 27 - July 27 - Container lines could see a 12-month cumulative profit of up to USD5 billion this year, as the "super-cycle" of carrier consolidation has changed the playing field and left shippers with less choice, says Drewry.
Views: 1062
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Ironshore insures BRI's project cargo

July 27 - July 27 - Pembroke Managing Agency, part of the international insurance company Ironshore, has launched a project cargo consortium on Lloyd's China related to China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
Views: 1097
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Catamaran heads to Freetown

July 26 - July 26 - CEA Project Logistics has transported a catamaran ferry, weighing 17 tonnes and measuring 17 m in length, from Chonburi, Thailand to Freetown in Sierra Leone.
Views: 1073
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Megalift moves for Jimah

July 26 - July 26 - Megalift Malaysia has transported six condenser components and a generator stator for the Jimah East Power coal-fired power plant, Malaysia.
Views: 929
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EMS establishes Croatian presence

July 26 - July 26 - EMS-Fehn-Group has expanded its presence in the Balkans with the formation of EMS Shipping & Logistics (EMS SLA) in Croatia.
Views: 916
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Manitowoc helps bridge the gap

July 26 - July 26 - Kraemer North America is replacing an 84-year-old truss bridge, the 2,482 ft (757 m)-long Savanna-Sabula Bridge near Savanna, Illinois, using a barge-mounted Manitowoc MLC300 equipped with VPC-MAX, hired from Dawes Rigging & Crane Rental (Dawes)
Views: 972
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Harren & Partner strikes SAL deal

July 26 - July 26 - Ten years after it first took a stake in the shipping company, and six years after it took complete control, Japan-based Kawasaki Kisen Kaisa ("K" Line) has sold SAL Heavy Lift to the Bremen, Germany-based shipping group Harren & Partner.
Views: 1744
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Samskip eyes up Nor Lines

July 25 - July 25 - Samskip will acquire the activities of Nor Lines, part of the DSD Group, subject to the approval of Norway's competition authorities.
Views: 1364
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City Union's final push to Kentucky

July 25 - July 25 - City Union Logistics, on behalf of its client Otto Junker, transported a pushing furnace from a factory in Changshu, China to the project site in Kentucky, USA.
Views: 845
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First Sapphire shipment arrives at Newcastle

July 25 - July 25 - The Port of Newcastle has welcomed the first shipment of wind turbine components bound for the Sapphire Wind Farm, which it claims will be the largest wind turbines to be imported into Australia.
Views: 923
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ANL goes direct to Townsville

July 25 - July 25 - Global shipping line ANL will begin direct services from the Port of Townsville, Australia to Malaysia, Singapore and Jakarta, effective August 2017.
Views: 808
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Laser leaves Compass beaming

July 24 - July 24 - Compass Forwarding has completed the movement of what it claims to be the world's largest metal fabrication laser.
Views: 1115
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Mammoet opens Middle East offices

July 24 - July 24 - Following an increase in projects across the Middle East, Mammoet has opened offices in the UAE and Oman in order to provide more localised support.
Views: 1496
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Antwerp invests in Açu

July 24 - July 24 - The Port of Antwerp, through its subsidiary Port of Antwerp International (PAI), will invest USD10 million in the Port of Açu, a privately owned port complex in São João da Barra, Brazil.
Views: 977
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Fagioli to get equity boost

July 24 - July 24 - QuattroR, a management company specialising in corporate restructuring, is in advanced talks to acquire an initial 49 percent of Italy's Fagioli group.
Views: 1315
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Fesco handles the heat in Vietnam

July 24 - July 24 - Fesco Transportation Group has delivered 444 tons (402.8 tonnes) of equipment to the Long Phu-1 thermal power plant, which is under construction in Vietnam on behalf of Power Machines, a global power engineering company.
Views: 916
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Talleyrand cargo generates buzz

July 21 - July 21 - Stevedores employed by Seonus, a tenant at the Port of Jacksonville, USA, have unloaded a 108,000-lb (49-tonne) generator at the port's Talleyrand Marine Terminal.
Views: 734
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ALE expands with Conbit

July 21 - July 21 - ALE has acquired the Netherlands-based Conbit, an offshore lifting and structural engineering company.
Views: 860
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SFO launches Amec investigation

July 21 - July 21 - The UK Serious Fraud Office (SFO) has opened an investigation into the activities of Amec Foster Wheeler for suspected offences of bribery, corruption and related offences.
Views: 801
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Grimaldi's Grande delivery

July 21 - July 21 - The Grimaldi Group has taken delivery of the pure car and truck carrier (PCTC) Grande Baltimora, the first of a series of three sister ships manufactured at Jinling Shipyard, China.
Views: 856
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Stena ups North Sea capacity

July 21 - July 21 - Stena Line will replace the vessels operating on its Rotterdam, the Netherlands to Harwich, UK service with larger ro-ro ships in response to demands for increased freight capacity.
Views: 1009
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EGL cements its reputation in Beni Suef

July 20 - July 20 - Egyptian Global Logistics (EGL), the logistics arm of the Kadmar Group, has delivered three gearboxes and two transformers for the Beni Suef cement factory in Egypt.
Views: 817
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Joumblat in at Long Beach

July 20 - July 20 - Sam Joumblat has been appointed as managing director of finance and administration at the Port of Long Beach, effective August 7.
Views: 1144
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Sankyu bridges the gap with Scheuerle

July 20 - July 20 - Japanese transport specialist Sankyu has used its Scheuerle self-propelled modular transporters (SPMT) to move a prefabricated bridge, weighing around 50 tonnes, through the city of Nagasaki.
Views: 717
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Bilbao builds manufacturing plant

July 20 - July 20 - The construction of Haizea Wind's offshore wind tower manufacturing plant has commenced at the Port of Bilbao, Spain.
Views: 871
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Mammoet assists Clyde extension

July 20 - July 20 - Mammoet has delivered the last wind turbine components for the extension of the Clyde Wind Farm situated near Abbington, Scotland for energy supplier SSE.
Views: 589
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Wasel gets a lift with Liebherr

July 20 - July 20 - German heavy haulage provider Wasel has taken delivery of a 750-tonne capacity Liebherr LR 1750/2 crawler crane, which will be used to enhance the company's wind energy activities.
Views: 988
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Röhlig adds offices

July 19 - July 19 - German logistics provider, Röhlig is continuing on its course of growth with new offices in Asia, Central America and the USA.
Views: 985
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Hapag-Lloyd goes weekly to West Africa

July 19 - July 19 - Effective end of August 2017, Hapag-Lloyd will add a fourth vessel to one of its services in the West Africa trade, improving the sailing frequency to weekly.
Views: 797
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McCain targets Jones Act again

July 19 - July 19 - For the second time in less than two years, US senator John McCain has introduced legislation that would revise the Jones Act, which requires that all goods shipped between US ports be carried on US-built, owned and operated ships.
Views: 676
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GAC delivers for Yuri Korchagin

July 19 - July 19 - GAC has delivered a mega shipment for pile driving and swaging works in the Yuri Korchagin oil field.
Views: 838
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Peking ducks into Combi Lift

July 19 - July 19 - The steel-hulled, four-masted barque Peking has been successfully loaded on the semi-submersible Combi Dock III in New York Harbour for transport to Germany onboard the Combi Lift vessel.
Views: 892
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Bahri and Bolloré join hands

July 18 - July 18 - Bahri has signed an agreement with Group Bolloré, to establish a new logistics joint venture to serve Saudi Arabia and the wider region.
Views: 937
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PCN Roundup

July 18 - July 18 - OLA Logistics, based in Hong Kong and a Project Cargo Network (PCN) member there has completed the breakbulk transport of two sets of rotary drilling rigs.
Views: 1083
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EMS shows its bottle in Albania

July 18 - July 18 - German Albanian Logistics Agency (GALA) together with EMS Log (Bremen) has successfully transported components for a mineral water bottling plant from Germany to Sheper, a remote mountainous area in southern Albania.
Views: 720
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Cuxport invests

July 18 - July 18 - July has seen Cuxport start to develop a digital management system for its multipurpose terminals in Cuxhaven, Germany, in partnership with dbh Logistics IT, a software and consultancy company specialising in the areas of Customs and foreign tra
Views: 915
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Bolloré supports African mine

July 17 - July 17 - Antrak Logistics has consigned 147 tons (149.4 tonnes) of airfreight, 1,375 teu and 9,750 tons (9906.5 tonnes) of project cargo for the Houndé Gold mine project, which is operated by a subsidiary of the Canadian Endeavour Mining Group.
Views: 1107
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Antonov Airlines appoints Flywell

July 17 - July 17 - Antonov Airlines has appointed New Delhi-headquartered Flywell Aviation as its general sales agent (GSA) in India.
Views: 1050
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Ocean crossing for particle hunter

July 17 - July 17 - ICARUS, the world's largest liquid argon particle hunter has been shipped from Europe to North America.
Views: 852
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Tidewater gets court approval

July 17 - July 17 - The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware has confirmed the Second Amended Joint Prepackaged Chapter 11 Plan of Reorganization for Tidewater, the US provider of larger offshore service vessels to the global energy industry,
Views: 863
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LOC provides Hornsea MWS

July 17 - July 17 - LOC Renewables has been contracted to provide marine warranty surveying (MWS) services for Dong Energy's Hornsea Project One offshore wind farm, under development off the northeast coast of England.
Views: 591
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Nilsson named managing director

July 14 - July 14 - Creseada International, has named Jonas Nilsson managing director, replacing Mike Ayinde, who started the organisation 32 years ago.
Views: 1009
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Japanese provide ONE details

July 14 - July 14 - Even though some jurisdictions have yet to approve the merger, Japan's three large container lines have set out details of their new Ocean Network Express (ONE) organisation.
Views: 1337
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A decline in containers lost at sea

July 14 - July 14 - The World Shipping Council (WSC), which represents approximately 90 percent of the global liner ship capacity, has released a 2017 update to its containers lost at sea survey, which claims that there has been an industry-wide reduction in lost b
Views: 663
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VesselsValue and ViaMar team up

July 14 - July 14 - UK and Singapore-based VesselsValue is linking up with ViaMar in Oslo to produce "Future Market Values" for up to 40,000 different ships.
Views: 730
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Sarens lifts for BiFab

July 13 - July 13 - Sarens has transported an offshore wind farm jacket for Burntisland Fabrications (BiFab) in Methil, Scotland.
Views: 1119
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CLI steams ahead

July 13 - July 13 - Compass Logistics International (CLI) has transported nine industrial steam boilers from John Thompson's production plant in Cape Town, South Africa to Jakarta, Indonesia, on behalf of EuroAsiatic Jaya.
Views: 1264
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Monarch arrives in Loch Lomond

July 13 - July 13 - Dumbarton-based haulage company Galt Transport has transported the passenger cruise boat Lomond Monarch from Dumbarton to Balloch in Scotland.
Views: 983
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Kuijpers in at Broekman

July 13 - July 13 - Broekman Logistics has appointed Ron Kuijpers as director of business development, warehousing and distribution.
Views: 836
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Another TCO contract for Blue Water

July 12 - July 12 - A consortium led by Blue Water Shipping has been awarded an additional contract from Tengizchevroil (TCO) to supply six tugs to assist barges and vessels at Prorva, Kazakhstan.
Views: 975
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IMO delays ballast water compliance dates

July 12 - July 12 - New resolutions on ballast water management and carbon dioxide emissions concluded the International Maritime Organization's (IMO) Marine Environment Protection Committee (MEPC) 71st meeting.
Views: 739
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All aboard for record shipment

July 12 - July 12 - The Peters & May Group has transported 45 yachts on board Hansa Heavy Lift's vessel HHL New York.
Views: 1014
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Altius moves for Misicuni

July 12 - July 12 - Altius has transported a rotor and stator to the Misicuni Hydroelectric Plant in Bolivia, for Indar Electric.
Views: 819
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Four flights for fast response

July 12 - July 12 - Volga-Dnepr Airlines has transported 197 tonnes of automotive machinery from Japan to the USA for Nippon Express.
Views: 674
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Hellmann cements six

July 12 - July 12 - Hellmann Project Cargo has transported six over-dimensional components from Spain to Argentina.
Views: 850
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Trail King adds to the team

July 12 - July 12 - Trail King Industries has appointed Ryan Smith as district sales manager and Lee Anderson as vice president of human resources, safety and environmental.
Views: 654
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ALE delivers oil rig duo

July 11 - July 11 - ALE has completed the delivery of two pre-assembled oil rigs from the UAE to Oman.
Views: 795
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Dan Czech doubles up

July 11 - July 11 - Dan Czech Special Transport has transported a 60-tonne boiler from Chlebovice, in the Czech Republic to the Port of Antwerp for onward transportation to the USA.
Views: 712
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Scheuerle's historic move

July 11 - July 11 - Mammoet has relocated a 1,200-tonne concrete defence bunker using 88 axle lines of Scheuerle self-propelled modular transporters (SPMT).
Views: 400
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Phantom flies again with Dawes

July 11 - July 11 - Dawes Rigging & Crane Rental, part of the ALL Family of Companies, has utilised a Link-Belt HTC 86100-XL truck crane to lift and load a decommissioned McDonell Douglas F-4C Phantom fighter jet onto a flatbed truck, for transportation to the Gene
Views: 649
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Enerpac announces HTC range

July 11 - July 11 - Enerpac has launched a range of high tonnage cylinders (HTC), which the hydraulic tool manufacturer claims offer outstanding durability, longer service life, and greater side load resistance for increased heavy lift capability.
Views: 613
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Rhenus expands in Rotterdam

July 10 - July 10 - In Rotterdam, Rhenus Logistics has opened a 275 m quay at its Deep Sea Terminal on Maasvlakte, adding to the 500 m quay it already operates on the south side of the terminal.
Views: 1272
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Europacific presses ahead

July 10 - July 10 - Europacific Logistika has transported a 82-ton (74.4-tonne) press from Busan, South Korea to Hungary onboard a container vessel.
Views: 716
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Geodis goes to Gdansk

July 10 - July 10 - Geodis has transported out-of-gauge (OOG) modules across Europe to the Lotos Refinery in Gdansk, Poland for Kinetics Technology (KT), part of the Maire Tecnimont Group.
Views: 880
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ALE installs Nordlink duo

July 10 - July 10 - ALE has delivered and installed the first two transformers for the Nordlink Project in Tonstad, Norway.
Views: 914
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Blue Water BREB wins Vestas deal

July 10 - July 10 - Blue Water Shipping has signed a long-term cooperation agreement with wind turbine manufacturer Vestas, to provide services in Cuxhaven, Germany.
Views: 1123
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Cosco makes offer for OOCL parent

July 10 - July 10 - Cosco Shipping Holdings and Shanghai International Port Group (SIPG) have made an offer to acquire all the issued Orient Overseas (International) Limited (OOIL) shares for HKD49 billion (USD6.3 billion).
Views: 793
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BigMove takes Faymonville units

July 10 - July 10 - BigMove has taken delivery of 21 Faymonville extendable MegaMax lowbed semi-trailers with pendle axles and hydraulic suspension.
Views: 695
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Bahri adds Alexandria

July 10 - July 10 - Bahri Logistics has added Alexandria Port to its North American breakbulk and ro-ro service, linking the Egyptian port to the USA, the Middle East and India.
Views: 1077
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Welton ships tanks by the dozen

July 7 - July 7 - Welton Shipping recently executed an unusual task for the Genesee Brewery in Rochester, New York, completing the transportation by barge of 12 huge beer fermentation tanks 225 miles (362 km), from Waterford near Albany, to Rochester in New York S
Views: 1281
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All fours for ALE

July 7 - July 7 - ALE has transported and installed four engines and four alternators at Sirakoro power plant in Bamako, Mali.
Views: 956
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GeoSea acquires A2SEA

July 7 - July 7 - DONG Energy and Siemens have signed an agreement with Belgian GeoSea, a subsidiary of DEME Group, stating that GeoSea will acquire the full ownership of A2SEA.
Views: 517
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Noatum adds crane

July 7 - July 7 - Noatum Terminal Castellon, part of the Spanish port operator Noatum Maritime, has added a Konecranes Gottwald mobile harbour crane to its fleet.
Views: 802
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Steder on the Djibouti double

July 7 - July 7 - Steder Group Djibouti has transported four transformers from the Port of Djibouti to two different substations in Ethiopia.
Views: 644
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Daseke adds Steelman companies

July 7 - July 7 - Texas, USA-based Daseke has added the Steelman Companies to the Daseke group of companies.
Views: 829
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Petro-Sea pairs with a Grove

July 6 - July 6 - Petro-Sea Logistics, a joint venture between Belgium's Sea-Invest and the Ivory Coast's Petroci, has added a Grove GMK5180-1 all terrain crane to its fleet.
Views: 1080
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Virgin on the double

July 6 - July 6 - Virgin Atlantic Cargo has appointed Ryan Ellis as head of global accounts and Ray Wood as regional sales manager for the UK.
Views: 1115
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DHL delivers in Brazil

July 6 - July 6 - Qatar Airways Cargo has transported over 80 tonnes of oil and energy equipment on board its Boeing 777 freighter for DHL Global Forwarding.
Views: 1017
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Tahkoluoto fitted with final blade

July 6 - July 6 - Jan De Nul Group's offshore jack-up vessel Vole au vent has installed the last blade of the tenth and final wind turbine at the Tahkoluoto offshore wind farm in Finland.
Views: 458
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EXG handles ro-ro shipment

July 6 - July 6 - Express Global Logistics (EXG) has handled the unloading and Customs clearance of marine unloading arms at Chennai Port, India.
Views: 669
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Antonov seeks US partners for AN-77 project

July 5 - July 5 - According to a post on its Facebook page, Ukrainian aircraft manufacturer Antonov is seeking US partners for the joint development of a new model of AN-77 transport aircraft.
Views: 392
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Maersk makes progress on recovery

July 5 - July 5 - Maersk has stated that it continues to progress towards a full recovery from the June 27 cyber attack.
Views: 717
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Crane constructs crane in Mannheim

July 5 - July 5 - Trier, Germany-based Steil Kranarbeiten has utilised its Terex Superlift 3800 to load a crane girder at the Port of Speyer, and assemble two dockside cranes at the Port of Mannheim, on behalf of Kranwerke Mannheim.
Views: 778
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Steder returns to Genale Dawa

July 5 - July 5 - Steder Group Djibouti has transported two 130-tonne ball valves for Genale Dawa hydroelectric power project from the Port of Djibouti to the project site in Ethiopia.
Views: 616
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Pangea members' Grand Egyptian moves

July 5 - July 5 - Since January, Trans.Al Logistic has been delivering steel and glass components for the construction of the facade of the new Grand Egyptian Museum.
Views: 1341
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Arklow Cliff launched

July 4 - July 4 - Arklow Shipping's latest newbuild mulitpurpose vessel, Arklow Cliff, has been launched at Ferus Smit's Westerbroek yard in the Netherlands.
Views: 866
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GRT prototype flies to Singapore

July 4 - July 4 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has transported a prototype of an autonomous vehicle developed by 2getthere, named Group Rapid Transit (GRT), on board a Boeing 747 freighter scheduled service, on behalf of Geodis.
Views: 777
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PCN members keeping busy

July 4 - July 4 - Westlink Logistics, an Australian member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN), has transported two patrol boats from Nuku'alofa, Tonga and Suva, Fiji to Cairns in northern Queensland for refurbishment.
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Alistair moves in the DRC

July 4 - July 4 - Alistair Group has transported a Caterpillar excavator from Dar es Salaam, Tanzania to Namoya, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), for ongoing mining operations.
Views: 686
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Duo reel-in heavy load

July 4 - July 4 - Hong Kong-based Wangfoong Transportation has worked with Singapore-based Carriage Global to transport a 92-ton (83.5-tonne) reel, measuring 4 m x 3.4 m x 3.4 m, from Singapore to DaChan Bay, at the Port of Shenzhen, China, via Hong Kong.
Views: 958
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Not just a pipe dream for Blue Water

July 4 - July 4 - Wasco Coatings Europe has awarded Blue Water Shipping a contract for the transport, handling and storage of 113,000 pipes for the Nord Stream 2 pipeline.
Views: 839
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ALP Keeper named

July 4 - July 4 - ALP Maritime Services has named its latest newbuild anchor handling salvage tug (AHST) ALP Keeper, at a ceremony in Japan.
Views: 657
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Dancing with lions and dragons

July 3 - July 3 - Providers of project logistics services will be interested to read that over the past two decades, China has become Africa's most important economic partner according to a report from McKinsey & Company.
Views: 1364
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Mammoet moves to the Max

July 3 - July 3 - Max Group has contracted Mammoet to lift and install the heavy components at the Kushiara power plant in Bangladesh.
Views: 652
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Liebherr on hand in Tula

July 3 - July 3 - Mexican crane contractor ESEASA, has lifted and installed six tanks at the Miguel Hidalgo oil refinery in Tula, on behalf of construction contractor ICA Fluor.
Views: 991
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PCN adds to eLearning

July 3 - July 3 - The Project Cargo Network (PCN) has added a load-outs module to its eLearning Platform, covering ro-ro operations, how to ballast a barge during the operation and keep it stable while taking advantage of a changing tide.
Views: 485
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Trucks hold the key to reducing oil demand

July 3 - July 3 - Improving the efficiency of freight transport by road is critical to reducing the growth in oil demand, carbon emissions and air pollution over the next decades, according to the latest report published by the International Energy Agency (IEA).
Views: 825

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