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Project Air Freight Forwarding Shipments Don’t Come Much Bigger

As project air freight forwarding consignments go they don’t come much bigger than the turbine runner with tooling weighing 115 tonnes and destined for the Ust-Srednekanskaya hydroelectric power station which has just arrived safely at Sokol Airport in Magadan, Russia on board a Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 ‘Ruslan’ freighter. Preparations for the

BigLift orders another heavylift vessel

BigLift Shipping has ordered a third Happy S-type vessel at Ouhua Shipbuilding in Zhoushan, China. The contract price was not disclosed. Happy Sun is scheduled for delivery in the first quarter of 2018, the Netherlands-based shipowner said. The 18,374-dwt vessel will feature two 900-tonne Huisman heavy-lift mast cranes and a tween deck that will

An-124 freighter delivers 35-metre telescopic bridge to Brazil

A loading system developed for the transportation of long aerospace cargoes provided the perfect solution to help load a 35-meter telescopic bridge onboard a Volga-Dnepr Airlines’ An-124-100 freighter for its delivery to Rio de Janeiro. The flight, organized under the Ruslan International An-124 joint venture between Antonov Airlines and Volga-Dnepr Airlines,

Better Together

Forwarders Benefit From Network Collaboration By Peter Bouwhuis, featured in BreakBulk Magazine Project freight forwarders need networking organizations. They recognize that while they might be highly specialized in their own country or region, they do not necessarily have a global presence, so it is important for them to be part of a trusted

Siemens and Gamesa to merge wind businesses

German industrial megalith Siemens and Spanish wind energy giant Gamesa have announced they will merge their wind energy businesses. Gamesa and Siemens announced Friday that they have signed binding agreements to merge Siemens’ wind business with Gamesa, to create a leading global wind power player. According to recent figures by Navigant

AIRBRIDGECARGO Achieving A 31% Tonnage Surge

AirBridgeCargo airlines is following its steady path of confident performance which is supported by “double 31% tonnage increase” - for May 2016 and for the first five months of 2016 – figures that resulted in 50 482 tons and 238 154 tons, respectively, of cargo carried throughout its expanded international

ALE Enhance Its Marine Services

ALE is expanding its marine services to provide full offshore barge transportation, including brokering, chartering and hire, as well as full turnkey marine operations. As part of ALE’s commitment to offering a full turnkey service in the marine and offshore sectors, barges will be provided from ALE’s own fleet as well

Delivery Of Bigroll Bering To Bigroll Shipping

This week the second MC Class vessel for BigRoll shipping was handed over by Cosco Dalian Shipyard Co. Ltd. She will immediately enter into a multi-year contract with Yamgaz, the consortium of Technip, JGC Corporation and Chiyoda for module transportation as part of the Yamal LNG project. The first BigRoll vessel,