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Saudi Arabia plans trans-desert railways

July 7 - Rail projects planned for Saudi Arabia could bring significant business for project forwarders and shipping lines.

The projects underway for a national network connecting key industrial cities with ports to support investment in new petrochemical plants and growing highway traffic.

National projects totalling SR405 billion (USD107 billion) include construction of a regional railway network with particular focus on a rail link between Jubail and the Port of Dammam, and between Ras Az Zawr and Jubail.

A pre-qualification document has been published which details tendering parameters for interested parties.

For more news and analysis about the current state of the project forwarding market in Saudi Arabia, make sure you read the July/August edition of HLPFI.

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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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