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Jensen wins tug design job

October 21 - Crowley Maritime Corporation's naval architecture and marine engineering company, Jensen Maritime, has been selected to provide designs for two new tugboats for Ice Floe (dba Nichols Brothers Boat Builders) and Kirby Offshore Marine.

The two 120 ft (36.5 m) long by 35 ft (10.6 m) wide tugs, which will be used for towing operations, will be powered by two Caterpillar engines with Reintjes reduction gears turning two NautiCAN fixed-pitch propellers with fixed nozzles.

Keels will be laid for both vessels in the last quarter of 2015, with complete vessel delivery scheduled for May and November 2017. Both vessels will be fully classed by ABS and compliant with the U.S. Coast Guard.

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ABC and CLA go online

September 18 - Bookings for capacity on AirBridgeCargo (ABC) and CargoLogicAir (CLA) flights can now be completed via the digital platform.
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Zeaborn forms JV with MPC

September 18 - Zeaborn Group has formed a joint venture with MPC Capital Group to handle the chartering and commercial management of a fleet of more than 160 container and bulk carriers.
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DHL strengthens network in Middle East and Africa

September 18 - DHL Industrial Projects is opening a centre of excellence (COE) in Dubai as well as offices in Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya and Turkey to coordinate complex logistics projects in the Middle East and Africa.
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ALE plans Swedish branch

September 18 - ALE will open an office in Sweden during the last quarter of 2019 as it looks to expand its operations in Scandinavia.
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