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R&B goes for gold

October 31 - October 31 - R&B Global Projects is set to work with a Brazilian forwarding company, which is acting exclusively for an Australian-owned mining company, to transport over-dimensional cargoes, as well as containerised shipments, to the Amapari gold mine.
Views: 1112
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Manitowoc appoints Asia-Pacific dealers

October 31 - October 31 - Manitowoc has appointed Hong Kong-based Rainbow Ace and Vietnam-based Tuyet Nga (TNC) as its Grove dealers in the Asia-Pacific region.
Views: 1518
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Freight Wings loads-out for L&T

October 31 - October 31 - Freight Wings has completed the load-out of offshore structures destined for the ONGC Bassein development project, on behalf of Larsen & Toubro (L&T), at the latter's facilities in Hazira and Kattupalli, India.
Views: 845
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ALE handles the heat in South Africa

October 30 - October 30 - ALE has completed the installation of six heat exchangers, weighing 305 tonnes each, at the 100 MW greenfield Concentrated Solar Power (CSP) Kathu Solar Park in the Northern Cape, South Africa.
Views: 953
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Jumbo deals direct in Canada

October 30 - October 30 - Jumbo Maritime has ended its exclusive agency agreement with Project Transport & Trading (PTT) in Canada.
Views: 1714
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Bloodhound set to take off

October 30 - October 30 - CargoLogicAir (CLA) will utilise one of its Boeing 747 freighters to transport the Bloodhound SSC to Hakskeen Pan, South Africa in 2018, where it will attempt to set a new world land speed record and break through the 1,000 mph (1,609.4 kph)
Views: 1041
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Course covers project cargo principles

October 30 - October 30 - The start of Lloyd's Maritime Academy (LMA) distance learning course for the heavy lift and project forwarding sector is one month away.
Views: 1498
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Marseille debuts ro-ro ramp

October 27 - October 27 - The largest ro-ro ramp in France is now operational at Marseille Fos following a EUR2.7 million (USD3.13 million) eight-month build that was managed by the Marseille Fos port authority in support of a nuclear energy construction project.
Views: 1316
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Jaxport adds outdoor storage in FTZ

October 27 - October 27 - North Florida Warehouse FTZ, a division of JZ Expedited Logistics, has been granted permission to operate the Port of Jacksonville's (Jaxport) Foreign Trade Zone No. 64's first outdoor storage facility.
Views: 660
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Felbermayr moves mountains

October 27 - October 27 - Earlier this year, Austrian crane and heavy haulage contractor Felbermayr utilised three Liebherr LTM 1750-9.1 mobile cranes for the erection of 13 Enercon wind turbines in Styria, Austria.
Views: 1324
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Operating costs set to rise

October 26 - Vessel operating costs are expected to rise in both 2017 and 2018, according to the latest survey by international account and shipping consultant Moore Stephens.
Views: 962
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Yang Kee expands with Fliway

October 26 - October 26 - Singapore-based Yang Kee Logistics has entered into a scheme implementation agreement (SIA) to acquire 100 percent of the shares New Zealand-based Fliway Group for SGD52.1 million (USD38.2 million).
Views: 2268
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Kerr named CLA CEO

October 26 - October 26 - CargoLogicAir (CLA) has appointed David Kerr as its ceo, effective January 1, 2018.
Views: 1542
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Cometto powers-up with Scania

October 26 - October 26 - Cometto, part of the Faymonville Group, has partnered with global engine manufacturer Scania for the provision of engines for Cometto's power packs.
Views: 688
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New Bedford deepens ties to offshore wind

October 26 - October 26 - Deepwater Wind plans to use the New Bedford Marine Commerce Terminal at the Port of New Bedford, USA as its base of operations for its Revolution Wind project.
Views: 932
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Legislation targets the Jones Act

October 26 - October 26 - In the USA, four bills are currently pending in Congress to repeal or limit the reach of the Jones Act, including three that are focused upon relief efforts to assist Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria.
Views: 918
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ALS wastes no time in the UK

October 26 - October 26 - ALS' project team in the UK has handled the shipment of materials, oversized equipment and containers, from over ten countries, to an incinerator plant in Hull, UK.
Views: 1211
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Mammoet lift passes the acid test

October 25 - October 25 - Transport and heavy lift specialist Mammoet has completed the complex installation of a cold heat exchange column for a phosphates company in South Africa.
Views: 1436
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PCN members on the move

October 25 - October 25 - First Global Logistics, member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN), has transported 16 out-of-gauge (OOG) units from Cairo, Egypt to Alger port in Algeria on behalf of Pimco Heavy Industries.
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Jaxport adds to board

October 24 - October 24 - The Jacksonville Port Authority (Jaxport), USA has appointed new officers to its board of directors.
Views: 1286
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Steam rises with Collett

October 24 - October 24 - Collett & Sons has utilised its Enerpac JS-250 jack-up system for the installation of a 100-tonne Siemens steam turbine and a 60-tonne generator at an incinerator plant in Hull, UK.
Views: 604
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Koper connects with Japan

October 24 - October 24 - The Port of Koper in Slovenia has announced that the direct ro-ro service operated by Mitsui O.S.K. (MOL), connecting the port to Singapore, Hong Kong, and China, has been upgraded with a direct connection to the ports of Toyohashi and Hitach
Views: 1135
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Ley-Krane lifts with Liebherr

October 24 - October 24 - Gummersbach, Germany-based crane contractor Ley-Krane has taken delivery of the first 450-tonne capacity LTM 1450-8.1 mobile crane from Liebherr.
Views: 1185
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Iberian Offshore supports Industrial Dolphin

October 23 - October 23 - Iberian Offshore and Metalmecanicas Herjimar have fabricated and installed a temporary support system on Intermarine's heavy lift vessel Industrial Dolphin, for the transport of two jackets and six piles, destined for the Siemens offshore win
Views: 1140
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MacGregor moves at DPH

October 23 - October 23 - Diversified Port Holdings (DPH)/Patriot Rail, the parent company of Seaonus and Portus, has appointed Scott MacGregor as vice president of operations.
Views: 1348
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Alanoca adds a Grove

October 23 - October 23 - El Alto, Bolivia-based transport and logistics company Alanoca has taken delivery of a 300-tonne capacity Grove GMK6300L all terrain crane.
Views: 1627
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Air charter group makes appointments

October 23 - October 23 - BACA, the Worldwide Association of Air Charter Professionals, has made a series of appointments to drive an ambitious development programme.
Views: 1258
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Birsterminal ticks the box

October 23 - October 23 - Effective November 7, 2017, Martin Ticks will take on the role of ceo of Birsfelden, Switzerland-based Birsterminal.
Views: 1466
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JTC adds 700-tonne Demag

October 20 - October 20 - Jassim Transport & Stevedoring (JTC) has expanded its fleet with a new nine-axle, 700-tonne lift capacity, Demag AC 700-9 all terrain crane.
Views: 1354
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Clipper sells 16

October 19 - October 19 - The Danish Clipper Group has confirmed the sale of 16 ships, including its last four 17,500 dwt multipurpose carriers, as part of a financial restructuring agreement.
Views: 993
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CLA adds second scheduled service

October 19 - October 19 - CargoLogicAir (CLA) has introduced its second scheduled air cargo service with a weekly route connecting Europe to the Middle East and Hong Kong.
Views: 1704
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Mammoet's on solid ground

October 19 - October 19 - Mammoet has launched a new product, Enviro-Mat, which promises to increase the load-bearing capacity of soil, where heavy lifting is required.
Views: 1099
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Korean Register takes a liberty

October 19 - October 19 - The Korean Register (KR) has signed an agreement with Liberty Blue Shipmanagement, Leer, Germany-based ship management company to provide its full range of classification services including the ISM code, the ISPS code, the MLC Convention, EU-
Views: 946
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TRT delivers custom eight-line

October 19 - October 19 - Tidd Ross Todd (TRT), the New Zealand-based heavy equipment specialist, has designed and manufactured a widening eight-line platform trailer for Queensland, Australia-based Mactrans Heavy Haulage.
Views: 1091
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Aqualis Offshore signs Røed

October 19 - October 19 - Global marine and offshore engineering consultancy, Aqualis Offshore has promoted Dr Bjarte Røed to the role of director - Norway from his previous position as head of engineering and risk consulting.
Views: 738
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Hapag-Lloyd adds capital

October 18 - October 18 - Hapag-Lloyd has successfully completed an increase to its capital base as most of its shareholders exercised their subscription rights granted after the completion of the merger with United Arab Shipping Company (UASC) and purchased 11.7 mill
Views: 1650
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LMC charters Thorco Reef

October 18 - October 18 - Lignes Maritimes Congolaises (LMC) has chartered the multipurpose ship, Thorco Reef, which will serve on the line's African services.
Views: 1982
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GAC hits 10 in Brazil

October 18 - October 18 - Just two months after opening its northernmost office in São Luis, GAC Brazil has extended its reach southwards with the opening of a branch in Paranaguá, its first venture into the south of the country.
Views: 877
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Agility opens training centre in Iraq

October 18 - October 18 - Agility, the global logistics provider, has opened a training facility at the Rumaila Energy Park in southern Iraq, in partnership with Strategic Analytics Team (SAT), to offer training courses for the local workforce in the oil and gas indus
Views: 952
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Multipurpose recovery in sight says Drewry

October 17 - October 17 - The multipurpose shipping fleet could be greeted with a rising market share and recovery in freight rates in 2018, according to Drewry's latest Multipurpose Shipping Market Review and Forecaster report.
Views: 1941
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Compressor flies with Antonov

October 17 - October 17 - Antonov Airlines has transported four compressor skids on behalf of Bolloré Logistics China from Calgary, Canada to Mary, Turkmenistan using its fleet of AN-124-100 aircraft.
Views: 1540
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Portlog and Polytra move in Mexico

October 17 - October 17 - Mexico-based Portlog International and Belgium-based Polytra have transported rotation equipment from Monterrey, Mexico to Antwerp, Belgium.
Views: 995
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Sarens shows off its biggest crane

October 17 - October 17 - Friday the 13th might be unlucky for some, but not for Belgium-based heavy lift and specialised transportation company, Sarens, which selected that date to reveal its largest crane to date, the SGC 140.
Views: 1763
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Shipments fit for a king

October 17 - October 17 - Associated British Port's (ABP) Port of King's Lynn in Norfolk, UK has welcomed two cargo deliveries to support the construction of the Palm Paper combined-cycle gas turbine power station.
Views: 801
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DNV GL goes paperless

October 16 - October 16 - DNV GL has commenced the roll out of International Maritime Organization (IMO) compliant electronic class and statutory certificates across its entire fleet.
Views: 491
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XLP members on the move

October 16 - October 16 - Freight Traders, a member of the XLProjects (XLP) network in New Zealand, has loaded components for a power station project onboard a Spliethoff vessel in Israel.
Views: 4627
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BigRoll rolls on

October 16 - October 16 - BigRoll Shipping, the joint venture between RollDock Shipping and BigLift Shipping, will continue to operate as part of the Roll Group following BigLift Shipping's announcement that it will end its cooperation effective January 1, 2018.
Views: 1353
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Rickmers and RZ get certified

October 16 - October 16 - RZ Carrier and Rickmers-Line, both companies within the Zeaborn Group, have successfully undergone the certification process for their integrated management system for quality, health and safety, and environment (QHSE) according to the latest
Views: 980
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Grúas gets a Liebherr lift

October 13 - October 13 - Crane and transport contractor Transportes y Grúas Aguado's recently acquired Liebherr LR 11000 has been utilised to lift 36 concrete blocks weighing up to 180 tonnes at the Port of Punta Langosteira in Coruña, Spain.
Views: 990
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BelugaXL set to take-off next year

October 13 - October 13 - The construction of the first of five Airbus BelugaXL super transporters is on schedule, with the power-on process scheduled to start at the end of the year.
Views: 474
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The Price is right at Longview

October 13 - October 13 - The Port of Longview, USA has appointed Mark Price as director of marine terminals.
Views: 1076
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Cosco adds to semi-sub fleet

October 12 - October 12 - Cosco Shipping Specialized Carriers has acquired the semi-submersible heavy lift vessel Xia Zhi Yuan 6 for RMB200 million (USD30.4 million) via an auction arranged by Ningbo Maritime Court.
Views: 1172
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Indiana adds to Commission

October 12 - October 12 - Monica Newhouse-Rodriguez and Michael Browning have been appointed to the Ports of Indiana Commission.
Views: 1581
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Can the convoys be stopped?

October 12 - October 12 - Oversized and hazardous goods vehicles transiting through the Dartford Tunnel in the UK could face being redirected if the 'Stop The Convoys' campaign, launched by Europa Worldwide Group's managing director Andrew Baxter, gains traction.
Views: 1151
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Treasure loads USS John S McCain

October 12 - October 12 - The US Navy's Arleigh Burke-class destroyer USS John S. McCain has been loaded onto the Dockwise heavy lift semi-submersible ship, Treasure for transport to the US Navy's Fleet Activities Yokosuka dockyard for repairs following its collision
Views: 1368
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ALE widens Chinese footprint

October 11 - October 11 - UK-headquartered heavy lift and transport engineering company ALE has opened a new office in Shanghai, China.
Views: 1241
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Stevens tows the line with Island Merchant

October 11 - October 11 - Stevens Towing has transported a 104-ton (94.3-tonne) Siemens rotor from Charleston, South Carolina to Port Everglades, Florida, USA using a barge and its tugboat, Island Merchant.
Views: 1178
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Emirates and Cargolux crack the code

October 11 - October 11 - Cargolux Airlines and Emirates SkyCargo have signed an agreement to enter into a codeshare partnership for air cargo transportation.
Views: 855
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Crane Worldwide hooks Mailhiot

October 11 - October 11 - Crane Worldwide Logistics has appointed Jeff Mailhiot as vice president, ocean products.
Views: 1617
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Van der Vlist expands

October 11 - October 11 - The Van der Vlist Transport Group has started the development of its facilities on the Schelluinen-West business park in the Netherlands.
Views: 944
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Cosco delivers Appomattox hull

October 11 - October 11 - After nearly four years of working together with Shell Offshore Inc (Shell) in preparation for the sail away from Geoje, South Korea, Cosco Shipping Specialized Carrier's semi-submersible ship, Xin Guang Hua has safely delivered Shell's 40,33
Views: 978
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Royal IHC takes ROG stake

October 10 - October 10 - Royal IHC has taken a 50 percent share in Rotterdam Offshore Group (ROG).
Views: 1129
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ABC adds Liege

October 10 - October 10 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has introduced a freighter call at Liege Airport, Belgium.
Views: 971
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TV company seeks spectacular shipments for filming

October 10 - October 10 - A production company behind the Mega Shippers programme, which airs on the Discovery Channel, is keen to hear from companies moving anything oversized or overweight that wants to see their services showcased.
Views: 731
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ALE loads-out in Azerbaijan

October 10 - October 10 - ALE has completed its offshore and marine operations for an offshore platform project in Azerbaijan.
Views: 1156
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Reiser shines with Scheuerle

October 10 - October 10 - Reiser Schwertransport from Amerang, Germany, has added a Scheuerle-Nicolas EuroCompact 2 + 4 trailer to its fleet.
Views: 783
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Seko reins-in Unrein

October 10 - October 10 - Seko Logistics has appointed Terry Unrein as chief commercial officer, Americas, responsible for sales and revenue growth, and air and ocean production strategy in the region.
Views: 1630
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BigLift exits BigRoll Shipping

October 9 - October 9 - Four years after the partnership started, BigLift Shipping has announced that it will end its cooperation with Rolldock Shipping in the joint venture BigRoll Shipping, effective January 1, 2018.
Views: 1403
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BOW Terminal eyes Eemshaven

October 9 - October 9 - BOW Terminal has signed a letter of intent to expand its logistics services for the offshore wind sector with the development of a logistics hub in Eemshaven, the Netherlands.
Views: 911
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US clamps down on wooden packaging

October 9 - October 9 - Importers into the USA have been warned that US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is about to get a lot stricter on enforcing regulations concerning wood packaging materials.
Views: 1043
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Webinar examines best practice in permitting

October 9 - October 9 - Anyone keen to find out more about the US Federal Highway Administration's (FHWA)-sponsored Oversize and Overweight (OS/OW) Permitting Best Practices Research Project should consider participating in a free Specialized Carriers & Rigging Assoc
Views: 789
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Rotra vessels keeping busy

October 6 - October 6 - Operating over the past ten months in northern Europe, deugro's specialised transport vessels Rotra Vente and Rotra Mare have transported 164 nacelles, 150 towers, and 162 wind turbine blades.
Views: 859
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Swan lands at DOC

October 6 - October 6 - Dutch Offshore Contractors (DOC), a specialist in heavy transport and project logistics services, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Swan Hunter - a provider of installation equipment and engineering and procurement services.
Views: 977
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Mammoet ups Australian footprint

October 6 - October 6 - Mammoet has expanded its presence in Australia with the opening of a yard in Naval Base, an industrial suburb of Perth and an office in Brisbane.
Views: 1051
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Rollit rolls in Antwerp

October 6 - October 6 - Rollit Cargo has handled the movement of a 325-tonne shiploader, used in the mining industry, from a storage area to the quayside in the Port of Antwerp, Belgium.
Views: 1512
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Van Beest adds Heuer Hebetechnik

October 6 - October 6 - The Van Beest Group - manufacturer of Tycan, Excel and Green Pin lifting equipment - has acquired Iserlohn, Germany-based Heuer Hebetechnik.
Views: 1565
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Transformer arrives at Trafford

October 5 - October 5 - Esprit's recently re-opened Trafford Docks in Manchester, UK has handled a 130-tonne transformer en-route from South Korea to Stalybridge.
Views: 1361
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Militzer & Münch establishes in Algiers

October 5 - October 5 - The Militzer & Münch Group has opened an affiliate office in Algiers in partnership with an unnamed shareholder active in international transport.
Views: 1096
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ABC ups Munich services

October 5 - October 5 - AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) has added a third weekly service from Munich, Germany.
Views: 1133
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Schramm returns to Terex

October 5 - October 5 - Terex Cranes has appointed Thomas Schramm as vice president sales and product support, Europe and the Middle East.
Views: 1677
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SAL sees sun rise and shine

October 5 - October 5 - Pan Ocean has appointed SAL Heavy Lift as its commercial agent for the semi-submersible deck carriers Sun Shine and Sun Rise.
Views: 1880
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ALS bulldozes into Scotland

October 5 - October 5 - Abnormal Load Services' (ALS) construction and plant team coordinated the transportation of a large Komatsu D475A dozer base unit, along with loose parts, in the UK last week.
Views: 1439
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Fagioli on the acquisition trail

October 4 - October 4 - Fagioli Group of Italy is on the verge of starting a new stage of development following the agreement due to be signed before the end of October that will lead the local investment fund QuattroR to purchase an initial 49 percent stake of the c
Views: 2425
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AAL appoints CPC in Japan

October 4 - October 4 - AAL Japan has appointed CPC Consolidated Pool Carriers Asia, part of the COLI Group, as its commercial agent in the country.
Views: 1709
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MPI breezes in to Triton Knoll wind project

October 4 - October 4 - MPI Offshore has been selected as a preferred supplier for the 860 MW Triton Knoll offshore wind project. UK-based MPI Offshore will mobilise the jack-up vessel MPI Discovery to lift, transport and install the wind turbine foundations for the
Views: 477
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Swire ups Papau New Guinea service

October 4 - October 4 - Effective November 4, Swire Shipping's North Asia service, which connects Japan, South Korea, China, and Taiwan to Papua New Guinea (PNG), the Pacific Islands and New Zealand will include an additional call at Rabaul, PNG.
Views: 1088
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Townsville ramps up for ro-ro move

October 4 - October 4 - The Port of Townsville in Queensland, Australia has constructed a purpose-built ro-ro ramp at the end section of Berth 10 for the transfer of project cargo for Adani's Abbot Point project.
Views: 1195
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Yamal LNG comes ashore

October 4 - October 4 - Mammoet has offloaded the last modules of the first of three liquefaction trains being developed at the Yamal LNG facility on the Yamal peninsular in Russia.
Views: 1027
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Tutt Bryant gets tunnel vision

October 3 - October 3 - Tutt Bryant Heavy Lift & Shift has utilised its Manitowoc MLC650 to assemble one of two tunnel boring machines (TBM) for the construction of a new rail link in Perth, Australia.
Views: 1240
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Dublin set fair for Collett

October 3 - October 3 - Collett & Sons has established an Irish subsidiary, Collett (Ireland), in response to increased volumes and planned projects in the Irish market.
Views: 793
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WFS secures Airbus contract

October 3 - October 3 - Worldwide Flight Services (WFS) has been selected by Airbus to handle its Beluga A300-600ST super transporter at Airbus' facilities in Getafe, Spain.
Views: 823
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CMA CGM acquires Sofrana Unilines

October 3 - October 3 - CMA CGM is set to purchase through its subsidiary, ANL, a majority stake in Sofrana Unilines, which operates shipping services in the Pacific Islands regional maritime trade.
Views: 1725
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DB Cargo keeps on track

October 2 - October 2 - DB Cargo has transported superheater coils for the construction of a power plant in Eordaia, Greece by rail in cooperation with ELOS Speditions.
Views: 950
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Lilama signs with Mammoet

October 2 - October 2 - Mammoet has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for heavy lift and transport services with Vietnamese construction company Lilama.
Views: 1408
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SAL launches marine projects

October 2 - October 2 - SAL Heavy Lift has officially launched its marine projects department, based at the company's headquarters in Hamburg, Germany.
Views: 1332
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Brest prepares for renewable energy

October 2 - October 2 - Blue Water Shipping, as port agent, is assisting with the Port of Brest's upgrade project to prepare the French port for renewable energy components.
Views: 1098
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Dan-Czech presses ahead

October 2 - October 2 - Dan-Czech Special Transport has coordinated the delivery of press machine units from Hamburg, Germany to Velemyšleves in the Czech Republic.
Views: 856
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Mørk gets call from UECC

October 2 - October 2 - United European Car Carriers (UECC) has appointed Per Christian Mørk as chief operating officer (coo).
Views: 1453

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