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Sectors News | Shipping

The latest news and developments from the rapidly changing shipping sector, one of the primary modes in which heavy lift, project and breakbulk cargo is transported internationally.

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Liebherr installs Orion boom

April 1 - Liebherr has installed the 145 m-long boom of the HLC 295000 – the largest crane ever built by the manufacturer – at the port of Rostock, Germany.
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Siem takes ro-ro delivery

March 30 - Siem Shipping has taken delivery of its latest ro-ro vessel from Flensburger Schiffbau-Gesellschaft (FSG).
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Surge in remote surveys

March 30 - The restrictions put in place to limit the spread of Covid-19 is changing the way the transport and logistics industry operates. Remote solutions are becoming increasingly important.
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ICS and IAPH call for G20 support

March 26 - The International Chamber of Shipping (ICS) and the International Association of Ports and Harbours (IAPH) have joined forces to call for swift action to support global supply chains from the impact of Covid-19.
Views: 679
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Penta-Ocean partners with DEME

March 24 - Penta-Ocean Construction and DEME Offshore have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to collaborate on the construction of offshore wind farms in Japan.
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Crowley adds Hercules to fleet

March 23 - Crowley Maritime has entered into a bareboat charter agreement with Brusco Tug and Barge for a tractor tug that will serve Pacific Northwest and California ports with ship assist and harbour escort work.
Views: 876
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BigLift completes STS delivery

March 20 - BigLift Barentsz has delivered three neo-Panamax ship-to-shore (STS) cranes to the port of Savannah in the USA. 
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StormGeo and DNV GL deepen partnership

March 19 - StormGeo and DNV GL have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the aim of driving digitalisation and data standardisation in the maritime industry.
Views: 1212
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UK Chamber of Shipping calls for support

March 18 - The UK Chamber of Shipping has called for a multi-million pound relief package to support the shipping sector during the Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak.
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