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Hanjin Pioneer moves RMQCs to Jakarta

August 22 - Hanjin Transportation of South Korea, a member of the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network, has transported three heavy rail-mounted quay (RMQC) cranes from Taiwan to Jakarta by utilising its self-propelled barge Hanjin Pioneer.

The company has previously (HLPFI June 3, 2011) utilised the Hanjin Pioneer (pictured below) to transport significant ship assemblies from China to India.

Hanjin Transportation used the barge, designed for the handling of super heavy cargo such as evaporators for desalination plants, mega ship blocks and RMQCs, to move two mega ship blocks on its maiden voyage.

As well as acquiring the barge, Hanjin Transportation has also acquired 60-axles of SPMT capacity, bringing to 128-axles its capacity for land-based transport.

 

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Rotterdam moves ahead with rail link

June 2 - A steel arch bridge has been installed across the Thomassentunnel and the A15 and N15 motorways in the Netherlands, forming a key link in the port of Rotterdam’s proposed Theemswegtracé railway line.
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Seville progresses with port projects

June 2 - The Port Authority of Seville (APS) has relaunched five public tenders for port enhancement projects, including the expansion of the Muelle de Armamento (Armament Pier).
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Omega Morgan expands footprint

June 1 - Omega Morgan has expanded its industrial warehouse and storage capabilities at the ports of Tacoma and Portland, USA.
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