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Alabama lifting solutions workshop soon

November 4 - Shaun Sipe, VP of human capital at Barnhart Crane & Rigging, is one of the panel of speakers at the Maritime Lifting Solutions Workshop, which takes place early next month from December 7-9 in Mobile, Alabama, USA.

The workshop, organised by Industrial Training International and supported by The Alabama State Port Authority and Barnhart Crane & Rigging, is targeted at those involved in shipping, stevedoring, terminal and port management, crane and rigging, logistics, transportation and manufacturing.

Other speakers include Danny Bishop, director of training at The Crosby Group; John P. Colletti, president and CEO of CraneDoctorMike Parnell, president and CEO of Industrial Training International; Jim Yates, SVP of engineering services, Barnhart Crane & Rigging; and James K. Lyons, director and CEO of Alabama State Port Authority.

Workshop sessions include advanced rigging fundamentals, load handling procedures, special issues in major component logistics, state of the port authorities of America and barge crane operations.

Group rates are available for this event, which is being hosted by the Alabama State Port Authority. For more information on the event, contact Zack Parnell, Industrial Training International's director of business development, on +1 800 727 6355.

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Fire outbreak at US port

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Intradco charters AN-225

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Pacific Osprey returns to service 

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