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Windy cargo for InterMax

November 30 - InterMax Logistics Solution (ITM), a Chinese member of the Cargo Equipment Experts (CEE) network, has delivered two wind blade towers from Hengshui, Hebei to Wuchuan County, Hohhot City, in the Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region in China.

One of the towers was 4.8 m in diameter and 21.486 m long and weighed 40.275 tons (36.5 tonnes). The other was 4.8 m in diameter, 10.14 m long and weighed 30.034 tons (27.2 tonnes).

As over-sized and heavy items, ITM used trucks 17.5 m long and 3 m wide.

ITM was responsible for the complete end-to-end transport solution including logistics planning for cargo packing, fixing, loading, transportation, tracking and unloading.

The total transit time was five days from Hengshuio via Bazhou, Beijing, Zhanjiakou, Wbulanchabu, Hohhot, with Wuchuan as the final destination, a total distance of 916 km. ITM also handled the permitting requirements for each item.

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Fire outbreak at US port

June 5 - A fire broke out aboard Höegh Autoliners’ ro-ro vessel Höegh Xiamen yesterday (June 4) at Blount Island, Jacksonville, USA; there are no injuries to any of the 21 crew members, who have all been evacuated from the vessel.
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Intradco charters AN-225

June 5 - Intradco Global, in collaboration with GTA GSM, charted the Antonov AN-225 freighter aircraft to transport nearly 1,000 cu m of medical supplies and personal protective equipment (PPE).
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Pacific Osprey returns to service 

June 5 - Swire Blue Ocean’s (SBO) wind farm installation vessel Pacific Osprey has returned to service following the installation of its extended crane boom in Denmark. 
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