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More rail cars for Multitrade Spain

June 7 - Further to our previous reports about Multitrade Spain, the member of the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network has been awarded the second contract to ship 108 rail cars for the new metro line in Santiago de Chile.

Pictured below is one of the 180 cars moved in the first contract which we reported in November 2009.

The first shipments for the second contract will start in the second half of 2012 and Multitrade Spain will follow the same procedure used for the first project.

Covering the full scope of transport from factory in Spain to site in Santiago de Chile.

With this project Multitrade Spain is moving 689 rail cars and wagons into Africa and Latin America for various projects.

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Fire outbreak at US port

June 5 - A fire broke out aboard Höegh Autoliners’ ro-ro vessel Höegh Xiamen yesterday (June 4) at Blount Island, Jacksonville, USA; there are no injuries to any of the 21 crew members, who have all been evacuated from the vessel.
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Intradco charters AN-225

June 5 - Intradco Global, in collaboration with GTA GSM, charted the Antonov AN-225 freighter aircraft to transport nearly 1,000 cu m of medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE).
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Pacific Osprey returns to service 

June 5 - Swire Blue Ocean’s (SBO) wind farm installation vessel Pacific Osprey has returned to service following the installation of its extended crane boom in Denmark. 
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