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  • Osprey-Polar-Crane-Delivery-Barge-1024x604 (1)
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    Osprey delivers two polar crane beams

    2023-01-30T09:34:00Z

    UK-based Osprey Group has transported two polar crane beams for the Hinkley Point C (HPC) nuclear power station in the UK.  

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    Cosmatos handles transformer and military vehicles

    2023-01-24T09:13:00Z

    Cosmatos Group coordinated the transport of a 240-tonne transformer from Greece to North Macedonia. In a separate move, it delivered military vehicles to a Balkan state.

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    Maersk shakes up executive leadership team

    2023-01-13T09:16:00Z

    A.P. Möeller – Mærsk is rolling out a new organisational structure and executive leadership team following the appointment of Vincent Clerc as its ceo. 

  • Taklift4
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    Hebo acquires Taklift 4

    2023-01-06T09:15:00Z

    Dutch maritime company Hebo Maritiemservice has purchased the floating sheerlag Taklift 4 from Boskalis and has renamed it Hebo-lift 10. 

  • sin heng
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    Sin Heng expands with Manitowoc

    2022-12-19T09:31:00Z

    Singapore-based crane rental company Sin Heng Heavy Machinery has added a Manitowoc Grove GMK4100L-2 all-terrain crane to its fleet.

  • Drewes
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    Drewes acquires Philco and reorganises activities

    2022-11-28T11:18:00Z

    Germany’s Drewes Logistics has acquired French air, ocean and project logistics provider Philco International.

  • Liebherr_Sparepart_Service
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    Liebherr Logistics partners with Broekman

    2022-11-22T11:56:00Z

    Broekman Logistics signed a long-term partnership with Liebherr Logistics to provide value-added logistics services and warehousing. 

  • Noatum Autoterminal
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    AD Ports to acquire Noatum

    AD Ports has acquired logistics services provider Noatum for USD677 million. 

  • Source-Liege-Airport
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    Liège Airport welcomes Brun and Lapot

    2022-09-28T09:04:00Z

    Belgium’s Liège Airport has appointed Frédéric Brun as its head of commercial cargo and logistics, and Alexis Lapot as its senior manager of cargo sales.

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    Belli appointed at ESTA

    2022-03-18T09:29:00Z

    The European association of abnormal road transport and mobile cranes (ESTA) has appointed Fabio Belli, ceo of Fagioli, as its president.

  • Collett & Sons Ltd - Neart na Gaoithe 3 heavy lift web
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    Collett steps up for super-grid transformer project

    2022-02-01T07:47:00Z

    Following on from the delivery of two 160-tonne shunt reactors for the Neart na Gaoithe (NNG) offshore wind farm, UK-based Collett completed stage two of the project – delivering two 180-tonne super-grid transformers to the onshore substation.

  • Blue water shipping charter Atea
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    From Europe to the Caribbean with Blue Water

    2021-05-18T08:54:00Z

    Blue Water Shipping has transported 555 tonnes of IT equipment from Billund in Denmark to Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic.

  • CMA
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    CMA CGM boosts logistics services

    2021-02-15T10:01:00Z

    CMA CGM has created a specialised airfreight division – CMA CGM Air Cargo.

  • Staying in business: the best way is ensuring you get paid
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    Staying in business: the best way is ensuring you get paid

    2020-05-28T11:15:00Z

    James Campbell, secretary at the European Freight Trades Association (EFTA), provides some practical guidance on credit control policies and procedures in these difficult times. 

  • UPDATED: JOC, Antwerp XL and ESTA cancel events
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    UPDATED: JOC, Antwerp XL and ESTA cancel events

    2020-03-17T15:10:00Z

    The 2020 JOC Breakbulk & Project Cargo Conference, Antwerp XL exhibition, and the ESTA 2020 Awards of Excellence have joined the growing list of events that have been cancelled or postponed as a result of the rapid growth of global cases of Covid-19. 

  • PCB exhibition postponed
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    PCB exhibition postponed

    2020-03-11T13:35:00Z

    The Project Cargo & Breakbulk conference and exhibition 2020 (PCB 2020) will be postponed until June 17-18. 

  • Atik joins BATI as project head
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    Atik joins BATI as project head

    2020-03-11T11:10:00Z

    BATI Group has appointed Erman Atik as its project director and head of breakbulk and project cargo forwarding at BATI Innovative Logistics. 

  • FROM THE MAGAZINE: Supporting a greener energy sector
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    Supporting a greener energy sector

    2020-03-09T12:55:00Z

    As part of the green energy movement, many companies in the oil and gas sector are diversifying in order to survive – and logistics has a role to play. Megan Ramsay reports.

  • Breakbulk Asia postponed
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    Breakbulk Asia postponed

    2020-02-13T10:00:00Z

    Breakbulk Asia, which was originally scheduled to take place from March 18-19 in Shanghai, has been postponed as a result of the coronavirus outbreak.

  • Looking back on 2019
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    Looking back on 2019

    2019-12-24T09:25:00Z

    Reporting on the heavy lift and project forwarding sector over the course of 2019 has been a pleasure. Everyone at HLPFI would like to extend their gratitude to those that have continued to support this title in what has proven to be a tumultuous year.