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  • CNCo opens Vancouver branch
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    CNCo opens Vancouver branch

    2018-08-10T14:45:00Z

    China Navigation Company (CNCo), part of the Swire Group, has expanded its presence in North America by establishing a branch office in Vancouver, Canada.

  • Volga-Dnepr inks BRI agreement
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    Volga-Dnepr inks BRI agreement

    2018-08-10T12:25:00Z

    Russia's Volga-Dnepr Group has signed a framework agreement with China’s Henan Airport Group and Zhongyuan Asset Management to strengthen their cooperation through the creation of a trans-Siberian air bridge.

  • Changes at the top for Brownsville
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    Changes at the top for Brownsville

    2018-08-09T12:50:00Z

    The port of Brownsville in the USA has appointed Lorena Hernandez as director of finance and Jose Herrera as special projects director.

  • Comerford steps up at Tyne
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    Comerford steps up at Tyne

    2018-08-09T12:35:00Z

    The UK's port of Tyne has appointed Mike Comerford to its board as a non-executive director.

  • Arkon establishes AAC
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    Arkon establishes AAC

    2018-08-08T14:45:00Z

    Arkon Shipping has founded Arkon Allied Container (AAC) in cooperation with shipping companies Jüngerhans, Wessels, HS Schiffahrt, Nordic and Jebsen as well as the chartering specialists Ole Gabs and Wolfgang Klodwig.

  • POSH benefits from improved market
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    POSH benefits from improved market

    2018-08-07T15:50:00Z

    Offshore marine services provider PACC Offshore Services Holdings (POSH) has recorded a 95 percent revenue increase year-on-year for the three months to the end of June 30, 2018.

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    Yilport moves for Taranto concession

    2018-08-07T15:00:00Z

    Yilport is considering acquiring the concession to operate the container terminal at the port of Taranto, Italy. 

  • WWPC members on the move
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    WWPC members on the move

    2018-08-07T13:35:00Z

    Bolk Transport is currently moving construction machinery from Europe to Tehran, the capital of Iran.

  • UAL adds Fortitude to roster
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    UAL adds Fortitude to roster

    2018-08-06T12:30:00Z

    The Netherlands-headquartered Universal Africa Lines (UAL) has added the multipurpose ship UAL Fortitude to its fleet of vessels serving the West African market.  

  • LCIA rules DP World contract ‘valid and binding’
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    LCIA rules DP World contract ‘valid and binding’

    2018-08-03T14:50:00Z

    According to a statement from the government of Dubai, the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) has ruled that DP World’s port container terminal contract in Djibouti is “valid and binding”.

  • Giraffes go long haul
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    Giraffes go long haul

    2018-08-03T08:40:00Z

    In late July, Russian all-cargo carrier AirBridgeCargo Airlines (ABC) moved 66 baby giraffes from Johannesburg, South Africa to Zhengzhou, China via Moscow’s Sheremetyevo Airport.

  • Briese calls Globecomm to enhance vessel connectivity
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    Briese calls Globecomm to enhance vessel connectivity

    2018-08-02T15:00:00Z

    Briese Schiffahrts has selected Globecomm Maritime to provide its Ku-band VSAT services to ensure its fleet of approximately 132 ships are connected to shore 24/7.

  • Cosco completes OOCL takeover
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    Cosco completes OOCL takeover

    2018-08-01T15:55:00Z

    Cosco Shipping has completed the acquisition of Orient Overseas International Ltd (OOIL) and its subsidiary Orient Overseas Container Line (OOCL).

  • Newbuilds for dship Carriers
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    Newbuilds for dship Carriers

    2018-05-28T14:35:00Z

    dship Carriers will expand its fleet with the acquisition of two newbuild F-500 multipurpose ships from Taizhou Sanfu Shipbuilding.

  • Dover places Konecranes order
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    Dover places Konecranes order

    2018-05-16T00:00:00Z

    The port of Dover, UK, has placed an order for two Konecranes Gottwald Model 5 mobile harbour cranes.

  • Largest US wind power distribution hub opens
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    Largest US wind power distribution hub opens

    2018-05-16T00:00:00Z

    The recent expansion of its location in Garden City, USA, has given Transportation Partners and Logistics (TP&L) the largest wind power component distribution centre in North America, the company claims.

  • Silk Way adds Liege connection
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    Silk Way adds Liege connection

    2018-05-15T00:00:00Z

    Silk Way West Airlines has added regular flights between Liege Airport in Belgium and its global cargo hub in Baku, Azerbaijan.

  • ICS warns on looming sulphur cap
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    ICS warns on looming sulphur cap

    2018-05-11T00:00:00Z

    The International Chamber of Shipping's (ICS) chairman, Esben Poulsson, has warned IMO member states that the implementation date of the 0.5 percent global sulphur in fuel cap is fast approaching, suggesting that “time is fast running out."

  • TRPA opens breakbulk terminal
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    TRPA opens breakbulk terminal

    2018-05-09T00:00:00Z

    The Trois-Rivières Port Authority (TRPA) has inaugurated its CAD27.3 million (USD21.1 million) breakbulk terminal in Québec, Canada.

  • SC&RA names Koberg
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    SC&RA names Koberg

    2018-05-07T00:00:00Z

    The Specialized Carriers & Rigging Association (SC&RA) has appointed Kerry Koberg, strategic accounts manager for DICA Outrigger Pads, to serve on the association's Allied Industries Governing Committee.