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PCN fills house in Iraq and Georgia

June 25 - Specialized Shipping and Logistics has become the Project Cargo Network's (PCN) third and final member in Iraq.

Specialized Shipping and Logistics employs 25 people at its branches in Baghdad, Basra, Umm Qasr and Erbil. It focuses on oil and gas, and energy project logistics.

Wilhelmsen Ships Service Georgia LT (Wilhelmsen Georgia) has also become the third member to join PCN representing the country. Wilhelmsen Georgia delivers a wide range of project cargo and breakbulk services across all Georgian ports from its Tbilisi head office.

Port operations coordinator, Bukhuti Abashidze, Wilhelmsen Georgia, stated: "We handle heavy/out-of-gauge cargo in breakbulk as well as containerised shipments on a monthly basis.  With years of experience in handling project cargo, we have been looking for a proper network to back up our knowledge and experience and receive relevant support from dedicated PCN professionals."

Recently, Wilhelmsen Georgia provided stevedoring and forwarding services for seven wagons being shipped from Georgia to Kazakhstan (pictured below).   

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Charter rates remain steady 

February 18 - Time charter rates in the multipurpose shipping sector have remained steady over the last month, according to shipbroker Toepfer Transport. 
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Mammoet moves Sky Bridge

February 18 - Mammoet has transported and installed a 200 m-long bridge at Hong Kong International Airport (HKIA).
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Canaveral secures funding for multipurpose berth

February 18 - Canaveral Port Authority has been awarded a USD14.1 million grant from the US Department of Transportation (DOT) Port Infrastructure Development Program to modernise and expand North Cargo Berth 3 (NCB3).
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