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PCN members make moves

March 4 - Member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) in Germany, Russia and Mongolia, Alexander Global Logistics (AGL), has coordinated the shipment of 2,000 freight tonnes of cargo from Sharjah, UAE to Apapa in Nigeria.

AGL handled all documentation, Customs clearance at both ends, surveys at both ends, loading, discharging and seafreight as well as chartering the ship.



Elsewhere, PCN member in South Africa, Afriguide Logistics, has handled the 600 km overland delivery of an Augusta Westland 189 helicopter from Durban to Pretoria.

The helicopter, which arrived in Durban on board a ro-ro ship, measured 14.6 m x 3.13 m x 4.04 m and weighed around 6 tonnes.



PCN member in Bangladesh, The Bengal Electric, was also awarded a contract for the Larsen & Toubro 225 MW Sikalbaha power plant project in Chittagong. Bengal will execute all of the heavy lifts, ranging in weight from 5 to 260 tonnes.

The project is scheduled for completion at the end of 2016 or beginning of 2017.

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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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