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Maxlines at the double

June 1 - Maxlines Forwarder Co Ltd, the exclusive member of the Worldwide Project Consortium (WWPC) for Taiwan, recently handled two notable projects.

As seen in the photos below, the company moved a Circulating Fluidised Bed (CFB) boiler set from Tianjin port, China to Taichung port, Taiwan, which included managing the safe transportation of 64 packages of sensitive boiler equipment with a total weight of 260 tonnes and more than 680 cu m in size.

Maxlines also handled the safe transport of the sitting Buddha Maitreya weighing 10 tonnes and measuring 4.5 m in height from the Port of Keelung in Taiwan to Belawan Port in Indonesia.

The Buddha statue, pictured below prior to shipment, was packed into wooden crates and loaded onto a 40' flatrack for the ocean voyage.

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AF Marine launched

February 26 - Deepsea towage operators Augustea Group and transport engineering specialist Fagioli have established a 50-50 joint venture, AF Marine.
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Blue Water Shipping opens in Trinidad

February 26 - Blue Water Shipping will open an office in Trinidad & Tobago to service the growing oil and gas sector in the Caribbean and the north-eastern region of South America.
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LOC lands LNG Canada deal

February 26 - LOC Group has signed a multi-year contract with LNG Canada to provide marine warranty surveyor (MWS) services and vessel quality assurance at the project in Kitimat.
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