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St Petersburg handles large shipment

June 21 - Russia's JSC Sea Ports of Saint Petersburg (SP SPb), together with Universal Forwarder, has handled heavy components destined for the Siemens power station "Juzhnouralsk GRES power plant-2" in the Chelyabinsk region.

The total consignment was approximately 1,500 tonnes. The 350-tonne floating crane Demag handled the heaviest units weighing between 308 and 341 tonnes.
The heavy lift equipment used to handle the shipment was delivered at the end of May 2013 onboard a BBC Chartering vessel. To store the equipment Universal Forwarder installed special metal structures allowing the load to be distributed along the port berth.

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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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