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Successful cooperation for WWPC members

April 3 - WWPC members, Maxlines International and Shanghai Ocean Knight Shipping have cooperated during the shipment of a ship's steel block from Jiangyin port, China to a shipbuilding yard in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

This project cargo shipment consisted of six packages, including two over-dimensional heavyweight items, which weighed 58 and 39.8 tonnes respectively. With a height of 7.5 m and 5.5 m, each of these items required careful handling and lashing. (One can be seen below left)

 

At the same time, Maxlines Taiwan has shipped crane equipment from Singapore to Keelung on a ro-ro vessel with final delivery by truck to the job site at TaoYuan international airport. (seen below right being unloaded from the ro-ro vessel)

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DSV warns of cuts at Panalpina

October 15 - Corporate functions and positions at Panalpina may be cut or relocated to DSV’s headquarters in Denmark, as the companies continue with the integration process.
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Seville prepares for more project cargo

October 15 - The port of Seville revealed that it will make a series of infrastructure improvements aimed at attracting industrial traffic and project cargoes.
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Blue Water handles hull delivery

October 15 - Earlier this year, Blue Water Singapore coordinated the transport of four trawler hulls, weighing approximately 500 tons (453.6 tonnes), from Vietnam to Norway.
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First steel cut for Mammoet Focus 

October 15 - The first steel has been cut for Mammoet’s Focus 30 crane – a heavy lifting solution for use in confined spaces such as plants and inner cities.
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