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TRANSY moves space equipment

November 16 - Transport Systems Ltd (TRANSY), the Russian member of the Worldwide Project Consortium, has transported consignments of space station equipment for the European Space Agency's Guiana Space Centre (GSC).

The dangerous cargo (IMO class 1) consisted of 21 specialised oversized containers and 30 standard containers, flat racks, tank containers. Additional equipment and rocket fuel was transported from Moscow and Samara to the port of St Petersburg by rail and truck, and then installed and mounted by Transy specialists. 

Specially-designed trailers and cradles were used prior to loading onboard a ro-ro vessel with the assistance of two shoreside cranes.

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West P&I to acquire NMI stake

February 24 - West of England P&I Club has signed an agreement to acquire a significant stake in Nordic Marine Insurance (NMI).
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Fitzgerald returns to Crowley 

February 21 - Crowley Maritime Corporation has appointed Ray Fitzgerald as its chief operating officer, effective March 1. 
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KENC completes engineering scope for Jumbo

February 21 - The Netherlands-based KENC Engineering has collaborated with Jumbo to prepare the heavy lift vessel Fairplayer for an FPSO installation project offshore Brazil. 
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