January 24 - Turkey based SDV Horoz Projects - a member of the Project Cargo Network (PCN) - has set up a dedicated bulk/chartering desk to strengthen its project cargo handling capabilities.

"The bulk/chartering desk has been in operation for two months and is manned 24 hours a day seven days a week," commented Fikret Tuzcu, project cargo director of SDV Horoz.

The desk will specialise in the shipment of steel products and dry bulk cargoes on all major trade lanes, Tuzcu added.

SDV Horoz Projects recently completed the shipment of transformers and associated equipment with a volume of 3,360 cu m and weighing 1,982 tonnes from Izmir, Turkey to Saudi Arabia and Kuwait (pictured).