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Crane Worldwide buys Pacorini Forwarding

June 23 - In Italy, the Pacorini Group has concluded the sale of its subsidiary Pacorini Forwarding to CWL International, a company within the US-based Crane Worldwide Logistics Group, a global player operating in the freight forwarding business.

"This decision will allow the Pacorini Group to seize new opportunities to develop and invest in the core businesses of soft commodities and non-ferrous metals, areas fundamental for our future growth worldwide," explains Enrico Pacorini, managing director of the Pacorini Group, pictured below.

HLPFI understands that the buyer sees the the acquisition as an opportunity to increase its presence in Italy and southern Europe and that Claudio Bassi, managing director of Pacorini Forwarding, and all its team will transfer to the Crane Worldwide organisation.

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Winners revealed at Heavy Lift Awards

October 16 - Almost 400 guests gathered at the inaugural Heavy Lift Awards ceremony last night at the Hilton Old Town hotel in Antwerp to celebrate the achievements of the heavy lift, specialised transport and project logistics sector.
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Marguisa teams up with NileDutch

October 16 - Marguisa has signed an agreement with NileDutch that will see the company’s Calabar service expanded with additional port calls in the Republic of the Congo and São Tomé and Príncipe.
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C.H. Robinson delivers

October 16 - C.H. Robinson has delivered cargo for one of Australia’s largest oil and gas producers in less than 24 hours. 
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